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Would You Make Out with a Guy Who Inappropriately Touched You?
    I can tell you one thing: I've never kissed a girl two minutes after meeting her...

Does an Invitation to One's Place Mean They Want to Make Out?
    Many guys consider the two invitations one and the same.

Labors of Love: 6 Sacrifices We Make for Significant Others
    One of the many reasons I am still single is because I don't make those little sacrifices.

Would You Date an Unemployed Guy?
    A new study shows women have no problem dating men who don't have jobs.

Are You Coming On Too Strong?
    Here are a list of rules to help you avoid it.

I'm Swearing Off "First Dates"
    The other day I saw a vomit-inducting commercial on Match.com featuring "matched" couples on dates in various stages of bliss. Contrary to Match's portrayal, I'm not sure first dates are ideal situations for falling in love.

Are You a Boring Date?
    In the beginning, the conversation flowed, and there was even laughter. But things went south the second half of the date.

Dating Commandment: Thou Shalt Not Write Long, Emotional Emails
    Putting things in writing essentially immortalizes a situation, and it can be forwarded around and even turned into fodder for blogs...like this.

7 Lame Sex Moves He Pulls in Bed
    I don't have the benefit of studio direction and multiple takes. So, the poor girl is just stuck with my first take, and all my bad moves.

How to Get Him to Commit (or Not)
    The romantic graveyard is filled with headstones revealing reasons behind dead relationships. Ironically, one reason you might see is: They shared their feelings...

Do Women Really Want Commitment?
    I've got lots of friends who have given it a shot, tried to tell a woman the their into her, only to scare her away

7 Physically Painful Things About Dating
   

8 Annoying Things Couples Do
    I feel a bit guilty because I'm a closet romantic, but some couple behavior is so annoying.

6 Looks That Make Men Want to Take You to Bed
    Most of the time, women dress for other women. Still, there are certain looks and styles that get my attention, or even arouse me whether a woman intends it or not.

5 Strategies I'd Use to Weather My Girlfriend's PMS
    Women seem to seek men who can deal with them while they're PMSing. Here are a few options I'd try with said lady friend.

4 Types of Women He Wants to "Fix"
    Figuring out what type of girl I want to be with includes going for the wrong type of girl, multiple times...

Old Lady Perfume & Snorting: Sonic and Olfactory Deal Breakers
    As if looking good wasn't tough, there are other senses we're blessed with that help figure out attraction.

What's the Worst Thing About Being Single?
    My experience at the wedding I attended this past weekend has illuminated what is the most annoying/painful thing about being single.

2 No-Fail Chick Magnets (Guaranteed!)
    There are a few things guys swear by.

How to Reject a Friend (Who, Like, Totally Likes You)
    Rejection is a fine art that requires tact, sensitivity, and thought...if you're going to do it in a humane way.

A Guy's Perspective on Sugar Daddies (& Mamas)
   

Is It Still "Good Sex" if You Don't Have an Orgasm?
    A real guy confesses that he feels he's failed a woman if he can't bring her the big bang.

What's the Difference Between Sexy & Unhealthy?
   

How Your Shoes Turn Him On: What's Hot, What's Not
    Here's a thumbs-up/thumbs-down post to help women "edit" their shoe wardrobes, from a guy's point of view at least.

Is Not Wanting Children a Deal Breaker? (Part 2)
   

Is Not Wanting Children a Deal Breaker? (Part 1)
    A recent trip to the beach with my family sparked a debate in my mind about whether I really ever wanted to have kids.

Sex Etiquette: 9 Dos and Don'ts in Bed
    A real guy explains what he wants, and doesn't want, you to do in bed.

How Not to Greet (and Depart!) a First Date
    Hellos and goodbyes are so important in dating. Hellos dictate the ever important first impression. And goodbyes leave a lasting impression.

When It Comes to Dating, Should You Play "Not to Lose"?
    Back in high school, our coaches constantly warned our soccer team against "playing not to lose." I never understood what that phrase meant until recently as it applied to dating.

7 Ways to Be Independent in Your Relationship
    When it comes to relationships and dating, here's how to avoid being clingy.

Do You "Let Yourself Go" When You're in a Serious Relationship?
    Once you settle down, there's not as much urgency because you've got someone, right?

"Phantom Dating": If It Takes Too Long to Get Together, Are They Even Interested?
    Do you ever get into that strange situation where you're involved in "negotiations" or "discussions" about an upcoming first date? If it goes on too long, it turns into the elusive "phantom date."

11 Ways to Compliment a Woman
    Rich Santos explains the rules to follow when giving women compliments.

How Not to Compliment a Woman
    When it comes to dating, some miscommunications must be avoided.

Can You Ever Really "Delete" Someone from Your Life?
   

4 Awkward Moves Guys Make When They're Nervous
    My brother-in-law enjoys poking fun at me for my stupid moves with women. Here are four of them that some guys make because, frankly, they don't know what else to do.

4 Reasons Why Dating Is So Hard
    Rich Santos discusses why dating can be so discouraging sometimes.

What Not to Say After a One-Night Stand
   

4 Reasons We Grow Apart After a Breakup
    Rich Santos on the pain of growing apart after a breakup.

How Many Dates Do You Go on Before You Consider Sex?
   

How to Pick Up Women: 4 Universal Guy Theories Explained
   

8 Signs He's Totally Into You
    How to tell if a guy likes you, from a man's perspective

8 Signs You've Hit Dating Rock Bottom
   

11 Reasons Why It's Easier to Meet Someone When You Go Out Alone
    Why going out alone makes it easier to meet someone special.

9 Dating Dealbreakers to Watch Out For
   

What He Really Thinks of Your Hair
   

6 Unexpected Ways to Turn Him On
    Good looks aren't the only thing men want in a woman. Try these unusual tactics to show him just how interesting you are.

Is It Too Much to Ask for Looks and Personality?
   

7 Things That Make Me Feel Lonely
   

8 Reasons I Don't Kiss/Make Out on the First Few Dates
   




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