Posts tagged "nice guys"

The Soapbox: Don’t Let Drake’s “Sensitivity” Fool You – He’s Still A Misogynist

Drake’s NiceGuy (TM) persona doesn’t exempt him from being a misogynist.

Carol H. Hood | October 26, 2015 - 2:00 pm

The 10-Step Guide To Being A Total Creep To Women, According To The Founder Of A Harry Potter Fan Site

Here’s a story of a woman named Grace and a guy named Ben who refused to be ignored. Grace is a writer at Buzzfeed, while Ben is a guy she’s…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | August 17, 2015 - 5:35 pm

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

Ask A Married Guy: “Is Mr. Nice Just Stringing Me Along?”

This is our friend Tom. He’s a married guy with tons of relationship experience, and a skilled advice giver who’s here to answer all your pressing sex, dating and relationship questions. Have

Tom Cowell | December 20, 2013 - 1:00 pm

Dating Don’ts: The Difference Between Nice Guys And Guys Who Are Nice

I had a drink with a friend the other night who spent the entire time pouting as he regaled me with the latest details of his most recent failure in…

Megan Reynolds | December 10, 2013 - 12:00 pm

Girl Talk: On Lying About Having A Boyfriend

Two days ago, I lied about having a boyfriend. I don’t do this, ever. This is one of those things I do not like to do. I do not want…

Almie Rose | July 11, 2013 - 12:00 pm

Dealbreaker: He Was A “Nice Guy”

The first day I met Jason* he told me he was a virgin and a “nice guy” – which was why, according to him, he was unable to get many…

Diana Vancura | June 20, 2013 - 1:00 pm

How To Tell If You’re A “Nice Guy” (And How To Stop Being One, Because They’re Awful)

Let me be clear right here from the start, nice people are amazing all the time and wanting to be one should be a main goal in everyone’s life. This…

Sergeant D | June 5, 2013 - 1:00 pm

Men Who Go Out Of Their Way To Describe Themselves As “Good Guys” Make Me Suspicious

Earlier this morning, I was reading a piece on How About We’s blog The Date Report about men who are “serial daters” thanks to the ease of online dating web…

Jessica Wakeman | January 18, 2013 - 10:30 am

The Soapbox: The Self-Righteous Bullies Of Tumblr And Their Feminist Apologists

I’d been planning to let the issue of the Nice Guys of OK Cupid blog on Tumblr slide. [NOTE: The blog has since been taken down.] It is pretty depressing from every perspective.

Ally Fogg | January 7, 2013 - 12:00 pm

“Nice Guys Of OK Cupid” = The Scariest Tumblr Of Dudes You Never Want To Date

How do we feel about this new trend of shaming people by attaching their photos to douchey stuff they say online? I’m not arguing that some of the gents on…

Jessica Wakeman | December 21, 2012 - 1:40 pm

The Soapbox: On Nice Guys As Rapists

Almost a year ago, I wrote an essay about having been date raped in college. The piece got a strong reaction from commenters, many of whom debated whether or not…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 10, 2012 - 1:00 pm

Mind Of Man: Do Nice Guys Really Finish Last?

A recent study has concluded that it doesn’t pay to be a “nice” guy. Scientists have found that men who are “agreeable” in the workplace don’t earn as much money…

John DeVore | August 17, 2011 - 1:00 pm

Dear Wendy: “I Moved Too Slowly And Lost The Girl”

I’m 18 and have made the mistake of taking Mr. Nice Guy too far. Like so many men, I use my manners, and my charm, even my flair for romantic…

Wendy Atterberry | April 13, 2010 - 2:00 pm

Sorry, Girls — There Are No Nice Guys

Here’s the thing — on paper, I’m actually one of those Nice Guys you often hear and/or read about. I’m uncomfortable to the point of nausea at the idea of…

Lemondrop | December 28, 2009 - 1:39 pm

SexReally Tries (& Fails) To Explain Why Nice Guys Finish Last

The second SexReally podcast by anti-hookup crusader Laura Sessions Stepp is online, this time looking into the subject of “Why Nice Guys Finish Last.”

Jorge from NYC told Sessions…

Jessica Wakeman | June 30, 2009 - 5:40 pm

Do Nice Guys Really Finish Last?

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What do women have against nice guys? Honestly, I don’t think we have anything against them. It’s not like we want to…

Catherine Strawn | January 28, 2008 - 3:13 pm