What happened to manly men in anime?

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Why does all anime today have to be about friendship and dreams? What happened to all those great anime from the 70's with lonely, manly protagonists that lived only to make it through the day?

I enjoy my Luffy and Simon, but I miss the old Clint Eastwood-ish protagonists so much.