'Girls Are Assholes' Is the Internet's Least Relatable Video Series

I wanted to like the on-its-way-to-viral "Girls Are Assholes" web series. I really did. Not because I'm the sort of woman who hates other women, but because I love me some sharply observed self-deprecating humor almost as much as I love fresh comedic perspectives from underrepresented demographics, and this video series… » 11/19/13 5:45pm 11/19/13 5:45pm

Dating App Founder Says Women Are Like Dogs, They Need to Be Bribed

Carrot Dating App lets men bribe "dates" out of women. One of the examples they give? Say you need a tank of gas. Go out with his rich guy and in return, he will buy you a tank of gas! Um, guys, I have no problem with that, but I'm pretty sure it's not called dating. » 10/18/13 11:30am 10/18/13 11:30am

The Nice Guys of OkCupid: Game of Thrones Edition

In the game of online dating, you win or you die. At least that's how it goes when you set up an OkCupid profile on the fraught and fragile continent of Westeros, a land where men lose their heads or get stabbed by smokey ghost monsters and women pose as boys or are a little too into family if you catch my incest… » 12/24/12 3:00pm 12/24/12 3:00pm

Meet the So-Called Nice Guys of OkCupid

Someone brilliant made a Tumblr called "Nice Guys" of OkCupid that is basically a roster of self-proclaimed "nice guys" who are actually total dicks. (Obviously; rule number one of being a real nice guy is that you never, ever refer to yourself as a "nice guy.") The site's moderator culls quotes from their online dating… » 12/19/12 12:10pm 12/19/12 12:10pm

Ladies of the Internet Not-So-Politely Tell Concernmongering Dudes to…

If you've ever puttered around on the internet, chances are you've come across at least one dude who thought he was doing women a great service by telling them that they don't need to wear makeup and high heels and bras and fancy clothes — they're beautiful just the way they are. So, stop doing things that a sexist… » 6/06/12 6:30pm 6/06/12 6:30pm

Ultimate 'Nice Guy' Suspended from School for Giving Letter on Inner…

On Valentine's Day, a Toronto teen who attends a Catholic school distributed a letter about "inner beauty" to female classmates against the administration's wishes. Now, the student's been suspended and he wants his name cleared, claiming he was just trying to be a nice guy. Writing girls letters telling them how they… » 3/02/12 4:30pm 3/02/12 4:30pm

What The Hell Is A Nice Guy™, Anyway?

Today, our favorite sex writer tackles the age-old question of Nice Guys™. Specifically, Do they really finish last? To investigate, Laura Sessions Stepp interviews Britney, a woman who spent five months dating a dude who sounds like a drug dealer. » 7/02/09 6:00pm 7/02/09 6:00pm