Posts tagged "guy talk"

Guy Talk: How To Spot An Asshole Pretending To Be A Nice Guy

For the past few years now, I’ve had a sporadic conversation with a close friend (I’ll call her “Jenna”) about her admitted weakness for a certain type of guy. The…

Dennis Hong | August 4, 2014 - 12:10 pm

Guy Talk: I Was The Angry Boyfriend

My girlfriend and I moved in together six months ago, and as to be expected, it’s taken some time to get used to each other’s idiosyncrasies – doing the laundry,…

Dennis Hong | March 18, 2014 - 11:00 am

Guy Talk: Sex Isn’t A Commodity That Women Exchange

“How do women decide to begin a sexual relationship? Pricing!”

The above video showed up in my Facebook feed the other night. It’s from a purported think tank,…

Kale Bogdanovs | February 28, 2014 - 3:30 pm

Guy Talk: A Brief Explanation Of Why Men In Relationships Still Like To Flirt

“I don’t think you’d make a very good ‘Bachelor,'” Jessie says to me, halfway through the second episode of the current season. (“The Bachelor” is appointment snuggle viewing in our…

Kale Bogdanovs | February 18, 2014 - 1:00 pm

Guy Talk: 7 Songs I Refuse To Listen To During Sex

I remember the first time I went back to Jessie’s apartment after a pretty awesome date. Like most first times, I felt excited and more than a little nervous. I…

Kale Bogdanovs | January 28, 2014 - 1:00 pm

Guy Talk: On Having A Type

To explain to an audience who knows nothing about me: I have dated horrible people. Horrible, just awful. I’ve been cheated on more times than I can count, gotten yelled…

Charlie Adams | July 29, 2013 - 12:00 pm

Guy Talk: Enough With The Unprotected Sex Already!

I’m about one more “and then he came inside me” away from blowing my brains out.

I’m a sex enthusiast, perhaps even a connoisseur on the matter. I…

Jeremy Glass | June 24, 2013 - 12:00 pm

Guy Talk: A Fair And Honest Assessment Of My Attractiveness

With all this fine literature along the lines of I’m Beautiful and I Hate It! circling the Internet, I’ve felt it’s my time to chime in with my point-of-view on…

Jeremy Glass | June 20, 2013 - 12:00 pm

Guy Talk: On Being A Dude In A Sexist Society

Late last month, in the midst of several recent and prominent examples in the steady stream of stories about the challenges that women in the tech industry face, published…

Dan Solomon | April 4, 2013 - 1:00 pm

Guy Talk: Consent Isn’t As Simple As “No Means No”

Back in my 20s, I used to party quite a bit, sometimes to ridiculous excess. Drunkenness was rampant, and so were the accompanying shenanigans.
Once, a large group of…

Dennis Hong | February 27, 2013 - 12:00 pm

Guy Talk: Lena Dunham Is Sexy And That’s The Final Word On That

The best way to define what is “sexy” is to first define what is not sexy. Duck face? Not sexy. Fake tans? Not sexy. Internet think pieces about how some…

John DeVore | February 12, 2013 - 12:00 pm

Guy Talk: How Do You Handle Your Relationship Issues?

Let’s say you and your significant other are having an issue—one that isn’t a relationship killer, but is serious enough that it can’t be ignored. How do you deal with…

Dennis Hong | January 9, 2013 - 12:00 pm

Guy Talk: What Dudes Need To Know About The “Friendzone”

Let’s talk for a minute about the “friendzone.”

Don’t worry, fellas, this isn’t a lecture. It’s an advice column, because there is something you deserve to know: There…

Dan Solomon | January 3, 2013 - 12:00 pm

Guy Talk: Our First Date Was Nothing Spectacular

Today, December 7th, marks the one-year anniversary of my first date with Melissa.

I wish I could say that I knew from our very first date that this…

Dennis Hong | December 7, 2012 - 12:00 pm

Guy Talk: I Don’t Regret Cheating

Do you know how, on job applications, they always ask if you’ve ever been arrested? And then they invariably follow it up with, “If yes, please explain?”


Dennis Hong | November 13, 2012 - 1:00 pm

Guy Talk: No Man Is Worth Waiting Around For

At some point, you’ve probably fallen for a guy who just isn’t in the “right place” when you meet him. Maybe it’s obvious from his inability to communicate his feelings.

Dennis Hong | October 5, 2012 - 1:00 pm

Guy Talk: I Date Outside My Race Because My Race Doesn’t Want To Date Me

In case my last name doesn’t make it obvious enough, I’m Asian. At the same time, as some of my friends have noticed, my last few girlfriends have all been…

Dennis Hong | September 19, 2012 - 1:00 pm

Guy Talk: The Real Reason Women Shouldn’t Make The First Move

Maybe you catch him standing at the other end of the bar, slyly checking you out. Maybe you met him before and flirted with him, but he never asked for…

Dennis Hong | September 5, 2012 - 1:00 pm

Guy Talk: 5 Ways That Men Are Also Hopeless Romantics

Here’s a poorly kept secret: Men are also from Venus. That’s what I’ve learned after six years of writing for The New York Times wedding section—also known as the Ladies’ Sports Pages.

Devan Sipher | August 27, 2012 - 12:00 pm

Guy Talk: Why I’ll Act Like A Jerk If I Break Up With You

In the 2007 remake of “3:10 to Yuma,” Christian Bale’s character loses his leg while fighting in the Civil War. As compensation, the government gives him a sum of money,…

Dennis Hong | August 7, 2012 - 1:00 pm
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