Losers and Badboys and Jerks, Oh My!
The other day, a guy friend of mine asked, "How come everywhere I look, I see a beautiful woman dating a guy who absolutely doesn't deserve her? He treats her badly, looks horrible and doesn't even care about her all that much. It's like being a decent person is the last thing I should do if I want to have a girlfriend. What's this about?" I a...
What is an Enemy, and Do You Really Not Want One?
GetOnTheCouch.com is a relationship site in a broader sense than most others; we do romantic relationships as well as friendships and, sometimes, familial relationships. A little while back, I wrote an article on the definition of friendship and whether such a concept is as obviously desirable as people assume. I think that if we can see the p...
The Empire Strikes Back: A Lesson in Manhood
Whether your are a Star Wars fan or not, I know what you're thinking: " The Empire Strikes Back was SOOOOO 30 years ago." Well, you're right. In fact, this year marks the 30th anniversary of one of the coolest movies of all time. I plan to celebrate that fact by focusing on one of the hidden treasures of that cinematic masterpiece: a lesson in...
Manhood, Thy Name is Howard Stern
Howard Stern got married. Re-married, to be exact, and it is this "re" that drives me to write, today. You see, Howard Stern became HOWARD STERN during his marriage to his last wife. She couldn't handle it and they parted ways. But no one can blame her; who could handle this? Who could deal with the absurdity, sex, drugs and rock and roll that has ...
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