Wednesday Open Thread: Holding The Door Edition

It’s Wednesday, which means it’s time for the Doc to take his direwolves to their obedience classes. Meanwhile the NerdLove interns and residents take over the comments section for their own nefarious purposes! This week’s suggested topic: Well… there’s really no way we’re NOT going to talk about folks’ favorite Game of Thrones characters. This […]

The Science of Nice Guys and Assholes

One of the never-ending struggles for men is the dichotomy of the Nice Guys vs. the Tough Guys. The Nice Guy is sexually null, a pathetic being who can’t earn a woman’s affection through his own worth and so attempts to weasel his way into her heart (and pants). The Tough Guy though… he’s the dude […]

Ask Dr. NerdLove: How Can I Grow A Spine?

Hello Doc! I had a question I was hoping an expert could help me answer. I started dating a girl at the beginning of this year. Things were going great, we were highly compatible, she was an interesting conversationalist, and we were both physically and emotionally compatible. Great times were had by all… for about […]

Wednesday Open Thread: DOOMed Video Games Edition

It’s Wednesday, which means it’s time for the Doc to strap on his chainsaw and helmet and get ready to face huge things that are – by definition – filled with huge guts. Meanwhile the NerdLove interns and residents have taken over the comments section for their own nefarious purposes! This week’s suggested topic: DOOM is […]

How To Get Over Her

Breakups and rejection are an inevitable part of dating. It doesn’t matter whether you’re absurdly hot or not, whether you’ve never had a date in your life or your social life puts Hugh Hefner’s to shame; you’re going to get your heart broken at some point or another. You’re going to be miserable. You’re going to […]