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Roosh V Shuttering His Godawful Misogynist Website After Successful Boycotts
Good fucking riddance.
The Bizarre, Lonely Story of the World's Best Soap Shoe Pro
The forgotten sport's most vocal proponent just made a movie, and it's absolutely astounding.
How Pick Up Artists Migrated from Malls to Dating Apps
Where have all the pickup artists gone? Have they stopped harassing women? Or are they underground plotting their next big disruption of a shopping mall near you?
Talking Video Game Sex with the Creator of ‘Leisure Suit Larry’
It’s been 30 years since Al Lowe proved a creepy, pathetic pick-up artist could be a popular game protagonist.
How Not to Talk to a Woman Wearing Headphones
First up: maybe don't! Second point: no the second point is the same as the first, maybe don't.
Inside the Group of Straight Men Who Are Swearing Off Women
They call themselves Men Going Their Own Way and they dislike feminism so much they are grabbing their balls and going home.
I Employed a Team of 'Virtual Dating Assistants' to Manage My Online Love Life
Scott Valdez, 30, the CEO of VirtualDatingAssistants.com, charges anywhere from $380 to $1,320 a month for this service, depending on which package and how many "guaranteed dates" his clients buy.
Confessions of an Ex-Pickup Artist
Trying to pick up girls at "Pester Square" wasn't as glamorous as you'd think. At least I got out at the right time. Some take it too far and become embittered and alienated.
I Spoke to a Pick Up Artist to See If They’re as Bad as I Think They Are
In the wake of the Elliot Rodger's fiasco, pick up artist culture seems disgusting. But what if the men of PUA were no different than women who read Cosmo? We spoke to a PUA artist to figure out if the culture's new rep is just a result of bad branding...
Elliot Rodger and the Toxic Weight of Virginity
The California shooter's rage at not having sex isn't uncommon among awkward young men who were raised on the internet.
Shawn Valentino is the self-styled international playboy who believes there is a ladykilling superhero inside of all of us.
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Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
The title of one of Richard La Ruina's e-books is <i>How to Make Your Move With Zero Chance of Rejection</i>. I haven’t read it, though I assume it just contains a list of the trunk dimensions in every car manufactured since 1974.