Tag: beta male

HBO’s Girls Exposes Pretty Lies

April 19, 2012
HBO’s Girls Exposes Pretty Lies

Not being one of the media darlings who got advance copies of HBO’s new show Girls, I had to wait for Sunday’s premiere before weighing in. I enjoyed the first episode very much, which surprised me – I wasn’t a fan of Tiny Furniture, the film that put Lena Dunham on the map and brought […]

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Player or Shy Guy?

August 12, 2011
Player or Shy Guy?

Below is an email I received from a reader recently about a guy who initiates, but barely – just enough to put the ball in her court. I gave it my best shot, but I really have no clue about the psychology in this case. Maybe there’s sense to be made of this, or maybe […]

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How to Flip a Player

June 30, 2010
How to Flip a Player

Yeah, I know. Why would I tell you how to flip a player, turn a cad, tame an asshole? I spend much of my time telling you not to put out for these types. I write at great length about how miserable these men make women. How they can have tons of casual sex with […]

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Are Alpha Males Struggling to Remain Relevant?

December 14, 2009
Are Alpha Males Struggling to Remain Relevant?

Those of you who read HUS regularly know that I frequently sing the praises of Beta males. While many women respond positively to such talk, it often ticks off the men. Mostly, they’re discouraged Betas who are bitterly convinced that women only want Alpha assholes. They often find comfort at sites that teach seduction techniques […]

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Geeks Demand Equal Time Under Fairness Doctrine

March 1, 2009
Geeks Demand Equal Time Under Fairness Doctrine

  Ever since I published Are Emo Guys the Antidote to Frat Poison? last week, I’ve been getting some pushback from geeky types and the girls who love them. Hey, I’m game. I love geeks. In fact I married one, sort of. Well…he had been a geek, for sure, but I met him when he […]

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