Posts tagged "mystery"

All At Once, James Franco Shatters The Golden Silence Of His Absence

Surely you had noticed it had become eerily quiet of late -- the sound of your own thoughts had peacefully taken up residence in your head again. Your breath had calmly slowed, your pulse returned to a pleasantly dull rate. You weren't sure what it was -- what caused the strange, but welcome sense of…
By: Julie Gerstein / January 6, 2012

How To Really Meet A Woman

Julieanne Smolinski over at Lemondrop had the pleasure of attending a "Pick-Up Artist" seminar, in which poor saps shelled out nearly $3,000 to be educated by Love Systems Inc. (formerly known as the Mystery Method). The advice was pretty pathetic, and I'm about to save some schmucks a lot of money.
By: Annika Harris / July 9, 2009

Sex! Vampires! A Swedish Murder Mystery! Our Fave Trashy Summer Reads

Drop that Aristotle and Dostoevsky immediately. The best part of summer? Cheesy beach books! You know what sort of books I'm talking about ... those fantastically trashy books that you can't put down but are ashamed to tell people that you've read. Yep, we obsessively read those, too. So stop trudging through War and Peace…
By: Ali Jawin / May 18, 2009

Mind Of Man: Pity The Pick-Up Artist

Some of you might have heard of or read Neil Strauss' The Game, a fawning book about a silver tongued Casanova who goes by the mysterious code-name Mystery. Probably many more of you have seen ridiculously dressed beanpole Mystery tutor his homoerotic boy-cult on Vh1's reality show "The Pick-Up Artist." Is it just me or…
By: John DeVore / December 18, 2008

Pick-Up Artists: Mystery Vs. Don Draper

Over the weekend, on “Saturday Night Live”, Don Draper, er, Jon Hamm, did a hilarious sketch with dating advice based on his irresistible “Mad Men” character’s mad skills. But he’s not the only one with advice on how to lure women to your love shack. ”The Pick Up Artist” is back…
By: Simcha / October 27, 2008

Japanese Dating Guru Owes It All To Wig

Move over Mystery, there’s a new dating guru -- but instead of a big furry hat over his bald spot, this guy’s got a spiky wig. And Satoshi Fujita claims it’s that very wig that boosted his confidence, like a woman with breast implants, making him a super stud with three self-help dating…
By: Simcha / February 27, 2008