Despite repeated efforts to debunk it, the old meme that "girls don't want nice guys" refuses to die. One reason: people keep confusing "nice guys" with total creeps.
"Whether or not anyone else understands, my new name is a declaration of love. And it's a choice I made because I'd rather learn to give my power away than wield it, oblivious, until it's too late."
The NY Observer has put a name to yet another regrettable male archetype: L'Homme Fatal. This unassuming guy will lure you in with his self-deprecating charm and flattering attention - all to fuel his romance addiction.