Evidence of this mass female ego inflation comes directly from men’s testimonials and indirectly from data showing trends in how couples meet.
Every inception source of romance is down over the past 70 years except for bars and online.
How do you game a girl who has received twenty solicitations for sex and fifty compliments on her beauty all before 11AM?
This is the problem that men face in the electronic ego validation age, when Tinder and Facebook and sundry dating websites serve as mediums for the uninterrupted fluffing, however superficial, of the tumescent self-perceptions of every halfway bangable girl with an internet connection or a mobile data plan. The ego is the enemy of intimacy, and female egos that have been inflated to the bursting point are a neural (and neurotic) bunker between you and a girl’s heart.
What happens in bars and online that doesn’t happen in the normal course of events when couples meet through the more traditional routes?
I never found out exactly who she was.”Nor, apparently, did Robert De Niro, who, friends say, also took Miranda Grosvenor’s phone calls.
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“She would just call you up,” says Schrader, “and she was very, very charming. Once that happened, you got into the game, too, because she knew half the dirt on someone, and you added 10 percent. It was all about talking, flirting, power networking.” Yes, Apted confirmed, he had talked on the phone with Miranda, too; no, he didn’t know who she was, either.
Then she took that 60 percent and went to the next person. Apted mentioned that Richard Gere had a host of his own Miranda stories to tell.