Tag Archives: men

  1. Do men hope for marriage?

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    December 17, 2013 by nooffensebut

    I inadvertently played engagement photographer a couple of weekends ago. While walking across the Walnut Street Bridge, a woman asked …
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  2. Nice guys finish last?

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    December 17, 2013 by nooffensebut

    When I was in college, a friend of mine used the online handle “lastplace,” as in “nice guys finish last.” …
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  3. A rose by any other flower

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    December 17, 2013 by nooffensebut

    The meanings of words and symbols change. Rarely today is the word “gay” used to convey merriment. The notion of …
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  4. Duke sex thesis: What’s the point?

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    December 17, 2013 by nooffensebut

    Karen Owen, a recent graduate of Duke University, has produced what she calls her “sex thesis,” a 42-page PowerPoint presentation …
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  5. Check. Mate.

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    December 17, 2013 by nooffensebut

    Ladies and gentleman, we begin this week with a brief theatrical interlude: Setting: Any restaurant, 2010. Two people are on …
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  6. Playing dumb is stupid

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    December 17, 2013 by nooffensebut

    Let me be blunt: To me, playing dumb is just plain stupid. Crafty flirting strategy or not, I cannot get …
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  7. 10 Things Men Don’t Know About Women

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    December 17, 2013 by nooffensebut

    I’m a big fan of Esquire magazine, including a Web feature titled “10 Things You Didn’t Know About Women,” in …
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  8. I need you to need me

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    December 17, 2013 by nooffensebut

    There’s a phenomenon known as “the Oscars curse,” and it doesn’t refer to whatever befell Anne Hathaway and James Franco …
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  9. V-Day for the boys

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    December 17, 2013 by nooffensebut

    Men, this Monday is all about you. And meat. One month after Cupid went out and partied, it’s time for …
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  10. The farmer and the jack

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    December 17, 2013 by nooffensebut

    My mother always loved to tell me the story of the farmer and the jack. Remember that one? A guy’s …
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