Or for us non-goys, it'll be available for the last three days of Chanukah! And reading it was an absolutely wonderful experience. This shouldn't even be able to look at my other lovelies. Perhaps I am too much of an geek myself.
The Mens Guide To Dating Geek Girls V
Get out there and read it! Your bedsheets are officially licensed Star Wars merchandise. Do not wear a sports jersey. So many giggles to be had guys.
Trust me, my friends, if she's like any geek girl I have ever known, she has a better body than Eva Longoria. Whilst we geek girls are pretty secure in our geek niches, we are also women, hence a multitude of general anxiety over pretty much every physical aspect of our appearance. Yet, I feel persnickety to ask why couldn't the book be written from that view. Although I am not a man to whom this book is targeted, I feel quite confident in my geek-dom and approached this book eager to read about geek-dating from a male perspective.
The Geek s Guide to Dating by Eric Smith
Very funny and creative way to frame a dating book. When it comes to dating, it's dangerous to go alone! So yeah, there might not be mindblowing theories that transform you into a successful dating bot, after but it's realistic and honest in an extremely comforting way.
As a gamer I get a real kick out of this. For some reason I thought this would be a fictional book, but to my surprise because I clearly don't read descriptions! Hey, maybe there's some redeeming value to the Twilight series that you've overlooked. There's a continual sense that Eric Smith is the ultimate wingman advising from experience and encouraging from the heart. For a good book into geekdom I would recommend a rather funny one that doesn't drag everything trough the mudd and portrays geeks healthier.
A Girl s Guide to Dating a Geek Book
As such I am definitely not the target audience female and married, yes the geek part applies though. If you're a geek, then obviously I'm going to recommend this. Instead of treating someone's taste in reading matter or lack thereof as a red flag, use it as a jumping-off point to ask questions that go deeper than the usual get-to-know-you fare. If she wants one, and you are the other, soirée avis exit the airlock quickly.
Learn how to meet people in the real world and connect off-line for a change. The text is laced with a constant stream of game and comic-inspired metaphors. Let's face it, she wants either Han or Luke. For example, the second date is compared to franchise movie sequels, meeting her parents is compared to interacting with an alien species and break up advice is gleaned from events in Star Wars.
- If anything, The Geek's Guide To Dating makes me proud to embrace my geek identity - and anxious to find the kind of geeky guy who's following this advice.
- Geek girls, like geek guys, take a while to open up but, when they do, they are total hellcats.
- Highly recommended for geeks who are tired of living in single player mode.
- You want to look like you haven't put any thought into it but make sure you have.
Especially because you w Oh, me, oh, my. While reading it, I was actually referencing some sections in conversations with friends. You keep your action figures in their original packaging. Although Smith acknowledges early on that some of the advice can be applied to women looking to meet men, matchmaking there is no acknowledgement of the existence of other lifestyles. Helpful hints pepper the pages.
So you've seen a geek girl. Geek girls know their gaming history. One trick is to check out popular geek girl sites such as GeekGirlCon and take a look at the list of exhibitors.
Girl Guide to Geeks
The guide does excel in showcasing the diversity of geekhood. His guide is told through a conversation. This guide is actually filled with pretty solid advice it is geared solely to males, but you can get a general idea on most sections as to what applies to the ladies and is very punny.
- We are constantly questing and leveling up, a competitive instinct that suits the thrill of the chase in the dating world.
- You're only human unlike the protagonists of the Twilight book set you're casting your judgey glance on.
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Read this excerpt on the weaknesses of the Book Geek and tell me it's not you, because I am more than willing to admit that it is definitely me. Geeks are never exclusive. Every section was an entertaining read, and the approach to the subject of relationships and dating was taken with the right mixture of seriousness and humour. The book may be a bit guy-oriented, admittedly, but I didn't mind that very much.
All answered with the discerning geek in mind! The tips in the book run the full gamut. All and all, a fun and enlightening read. My idea of romance is to watch Battlestar Galactica with my spouse who is a fellow geek. This is just a great book for anyone on the geeky side of the spectrum looking to be entertained.
Most importantly though, the book insists that men avoid dismissing a gamer girl as a simple fake, and that they should acknowledge and respect their existence. She just doesn't need to flaunt it because Pete Yorn would never date Eva Longoria anyway. Do not tell her she's cute. Switching this on and off is key.
How to Date a Geek Girl The Guide
This book was extremely cute, totally applied to my life, and definitely made me laugh out loud a few times. This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Seriously pick this book up, for the men in your life.
See a Problem
One of the kinds of books that you will be laughing out loud to. There was even a nice ending in the book about breaking up and how to do it. Geeks and nerds doesn't have a strict correlation, rather causality.
The subject of sex is addressed but not dwelt on, but it really felt like the perfect amount of attention to the subject. In that case, good luck with the pneumonia and alcoholism. Lots of good advice in here.