The weep in review: American men tear up in 2010

Fighting back tears, House Republican leader John Boehner of Ohio celebrates the GOP's victory that changes the balance of power in Congress and will likely elevate him to speaker of the House, during an election night gathering hosted by the National Republican Congressional Committee at the Grand Hyatt hotel in Washington, Tuesday, Nov. 2, 2010. He is joined by his wife Debbie, left, and Rep. Pete Sessions, R-Texas, right. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

December 31, 2010 7:35:05 AM PST
When pro football player Cedric Benson led his Cincinnati Bengals to a long-awaited victory that ended a 10-game losing streak, his eyes grew wet and a tear ran down his cheek as he stood before his locker afterward.