Wednesday Open Thread: Crazy Dates Edition

It’s Wednesday, which means it’s time for the Doc to lock his doors and pretend to not be around as he reads his latest batch of comics while the NerdLove interns and residents take over the comments section for their own nefarious purposes. This week’s suggested topic: We’ve all had bad dates – but what about weird […]

Take The Hit: Getting Over Your Fear of Rejection

OOOH, right to the self-esteem!

One of the hardest things about getting better at dating is that you have to learn how to take the hit. Back in high-school, I started studying martial arts; Tae Kwon Do and Kenpo primarily. As much as I’d told people that I was learning it for the self-discipline and the focus it taught me, […]

Ask Dr. NerdLove: My Boyfriend Won’t Quit Looking At Porn

Ask Dr. NerdLove

Dear Dr. NerdLove: I would like to get some advice on the following topic: pornography in a relationship. I’ve been in a 1 year relationship, I told him I have seen porn plenty of times before, but I don’t agree with the use of porn in a monogamous relationship. I live with him and I’m […]

Wednesday Open Thread: Just a Little Crush Edition

It’s Wednesday, which means it’s time for the Doctor to spend time in his office ranting and raving about the winter storms that are delaying his comics this week. While he’s otherwise occupied, the NerdLove interns and residents get to take over the comments thread for their own nefarious purposes. This week’s suggested topic: everyone […]

5 Must-Follow Man Rules

There’s a lot of talk about “man rules” and things that men need to do in order to hold onto their “man cards” – work with your hands, know how to use power tools, win fights, all the usual “manly men doing manly things” chest-thumping. What we don’t talk about when it comes to manliness is simply […]