Posts tagged "negging"

8 Lessons From Pickup Artists That Guys Should Actually Use

“Excuse me, why do you have the sour bug?” That’s what a guy once said to me in a bar. I know, I know;  you’re totally swooning. If you’re a woman and you’re alive, chances are you’ve been hit on by a Pickup Artist (commonly known as PUAs), by this method known as "negging." I alway…

By: Rachel Khona / April 16, 2013

Girl Talk: Don’t Try To Understand Me, Just Love Me

After a four year hiatus from online dating, for a number of reasons, I was ready to give it a shot again. The most important being: I think you get out of things what you put into them, and my love life ... well, let's just say my effort level has been minimal at best.

By: Ami Angelowicz / August 7, 2012

Dating Don’ts: Just Say No To Negging

His teeny little profile picture was cute. He was the right age range and city. But when I opened the online dating message from this random dude, this is what he said: Isn't feminism a little obsolete? Men and women are equal nowadays. In fact, the balance is tipped in your favor. Of all the…

By: Jessica Wakeman / May 8, 2012

Girl Talk: Let’s Talk About Negging

I was at the bar at the Mandarin Oriental in Las Vegas enjoying a glass of champagne and having an intense one-in-the-morning chat with a new friend about raising kids (she's a mom, I want to be one) when a young, casually-dressed guy came over and put his hand on both our backs. He wa…

By: Rachel Kramer Bussel / December 22, 2011