Ask Dr. NerdLove: My Ex Is Ruining My Relationship

Ask Dr. NerdLove

Hi, Dr. NerdLove, So, I’m writing with something of a convoluted story. I’ll try to keep it brief: I’m in a band with my ex-girlfriend. The band pre-dated our relationship, and when the relationship ended, we decided to keep the band going. A couple months after that relationship ended and that decision was made, I […]

Wednesday Open Thread: Summet Blockbuster Edition

It’s Wednesday, which means it’s time for the Doc to try to master the art of running and reading comics at the same time. Meanwhile, the NerdLove residents and interns take over the comments section for their own nefarious purposes.  This week’s suggested topic: this Thursday, the release of Avengers: Age of Ultron marks the […]

No More Magic Feathers: The Secret To Finding Real Self-Improvement

"Well if you insist, Doc!"

Ok, folks. It’s intervention time. I spend a not inconsiderable amount of time checking the metrics on my site. I see which pages get shared the most, which ones people check out the most often and which people keep coming back to. And I’m going to be honest: most of you are sabotaging your own self-improvement. […]

Ask Dr. NerdLove: How Can I Be A Better Wingman?

Ask Dr. NerdLove

Hi Doc, I have a question which is a bit different from your usual fare, but I hope you can help me with. I’m a gay man in my 20s and I like to go out with my friends. Many of these friends are single women, who are interested in finding – if not the […]

Wednesday Open Thread: Game of Thrones Edition

It’s Wednesday, which means it’s time for the Doc to lock himself in his office with a giant stack of comics. Meanwhile the NerdLove interns and residents take over the comments section for their own nefarious purposes! This week: On Sunday, HBO’s Game of Thrones diverged significantly from the books. Entire plotlines have been changed, characters […]