Quantcast

Latest Nice guy Stories

2014-02-07 08:27:27

Some Men Looking for a Serious Relationship, While Others Only Interested in Getting Lucky NEW YORK and MOSCOW, Feb. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In preparation for Valentine's Day this year, many guys all over the country are busy making fancy dinner reservations and buying bouquets of flowers for their significant others (or significant hopefuls!). However, other men are turning to online dating for a little excitement during the commercial holiday. But what are guys really looking for...

Nice People Are Smarter People
2013-03-20 05:20:04

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online It´s often been said that nice guys finish last. In other words, those interested in helping others or trying to leave the world a better place than when they found it will inevitably end up denigrated by the guys who fight only for themselves. It´s safe to say this is a sentiment not shared by Sam McAbee, a psychology graduate student at Rice University in Houston, TX. According to a new study conducted by McAbee and a...

2011-11-09 14:00:00

Men who want to learn how to pick up women, and be more confident can turn to proven products now being sold at a discounted price on a popular pua forum that has helped thousands of men improve their luck with women. New York, NY (PRWEB) November 09, 2011 Dating Expert Bill Preston says that through a new special offer men can receive 20 percent off the lowest price that someone can find on specific pick up artist and dating products. Men who want to learn how to pick up women, and be more...

2011-09-28 10:14:51

New study explains why nice people are overlooked as strong leaders Generosity is typically regarded as a virtue. But among leaders, it can be seen as a sign of weakness, according to a new study. The research finds that generosity – in the sense of contributing to the public good – influences a person's status on two critical dimensions: prestige and dominance. "People with high prestige are often regarded as saints, possessing a self-sacrificial quality and strong moral...

73d6589bd1a8bdf661a890f98328aeed
2011-05-25 10:35:00

For guys looking to catch the eye of a female, research suggests that you don't smile too much and show a bit of brooding. Canadian researchers have discovered that women find men less attractive if they appear happy and smiling, Reuters reports. "Men who smile were considered fairly unattractive by women," said Jessica Tracy, a University of British Columbia psychology professor who directed the study. Men's reaction to what is attractive about women is the opposite, "Women who smile are...

2008-12-18 11:36:23

Women prefer mates who are recognized by their peers for their skills, abilities and achievements, U.S. researchers said. The study, published in the journal Personal Relationships, also found women did not favor men who use coercive tactics to subordinate their rivals. Women found dominance strategies of the latter type to be attractive primarily when men used them in the context of male-male athletic competitions. Jeffrey K. Snyder of University of California, Los Angeles, and colleagues...

41d021d76976cecf4fbab0124e280d331
2008-03-20 11:20:00

AUSTIN, Texas -- Although many researchers have believed women choose partners based on the kind of relationship they are seeking, a new study from The University of Texas at Austin reveals women's preferences can be influenced by their own attractiveness. David Buss, psychology researcher at the university, has published the findings in "Attractive Women Want it All: Good Genes, Economic Investment, Parenting Proclivities and Emotional Commitment" in this month's Evolutionary Psychology....


Word of the Day
humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'