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Old 02-16-2012, 12:56 PM
 
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Your quite the master at avoiding the topic at hand aren't you? Keep skirting around the real issue...it's not my mindset...it's not the "socially awkward misfits"...its you.

I am sure there is a man out there who will fully support you and you will be forever bound to him because of it. Good luck in your search.
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Old 02-16-2012, 01:19 PM
 
Location: Hudson County, NJ
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Wow where is this going?

I find it offensive that you are going to call someone who doesn't pay for everything on the first day a "socially awkward misfit". I don't mind paying on future dates, but first dates or meetings I'm fine with splitting things, or seeing how she will react in that sense. I also refuse to buy a girl a drink at a bar, because I'm not going to be naive and have someone like Marylin only talk to me because she is getting freebies. Im not going to buy someone.

I'm glad in my experiences, no one has ever had an issue with this.
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Old 02-16-2012, 01:34 PM
 
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Wow where is this going?

I find it offensive that you are going to call someone who doesn't pay for everything on the first day a "socially awkward misfit". I don't mind paying on future dates, but first dates or meetings I'm fine with splitting things, or seeing how she will react in that sense. I also refuse to buy a girl a drink at a bar, because I'm not going to be naive and have someone like Marylin only talk to me because she is getting freebies. Im not going to buy someone.

I'm glad in my experiences, no one has ever had an issue with this.
I don't accept drinks from men I'm not attracted to, so there's no need for me to "fake it".

You guys really kill me with getting upset at things said from women who would never put up with cheapness, but yet no one gets in a tizzy with terms like "narcissists", "pampered princesses", "prostitutes", "gold diggers", etc., that are just as equally degrading if not moreso.

The hypocrisy is amazing. *smh*
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Old 02-16-2012, 01:38 PM
 
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Exactly. Ive heard women brag about going out on dates to get a free meal. How ugly, manipulative and disgusting is that? Not to mention bragging about it.
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Old 02-16-2012, 01:40 PM
 
Location: FL
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I don't accept drinks from men I'm not attracted to, so there's no need for me to "fake it".

You guys really kill me with getting upset at things said from women who would never put up with cheapness, but yet no one gets in a tizzy with terms like "narcissists", "pampered princesses", "prostitutes", "gold diggers", etc., that are just as equally degrading if not moreso.

The hypocrisy is amazing. *smh*
If you're not one of those things then why be offended? Being attracted to someone doesn't mean that one's motives are genuine.
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Old 02-16-2012, 01:41 PM
 
Location: Pittsburgh
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Exactly. Ive heard women brag about going out on dates to get a free meal. How ugly, manipulative and disgusting is that? Not to mention bragging about it.
It's no less manipulative than men who butter up women when their only goal is getting laid.
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Old 02-16-2012, 01:42 PM
 
Location: FL
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Exactly. Ive heard women brag about going out on dates to get a free meal. How ugly, manipulative and disgusting is that? Not to mention bragging about it.
Women like that are the reason why men should take women on first or second dates to dinner. You have to be able to weed out the freeloaders.
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Old 02-16-2012, 01:42 PM
 
Location: Middle of the ocean
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Exactly. Ive heard women brag about going out on dates to get a free meal. How ugly, manipulative and disgusting is that? Not to mention bragging about it.
There is NO meal worth it for me to spend time with someone I do not genuinely like. Besides, I'm not one for using people in any way.
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Old 02-16-2012, 01:42 PM
 
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If you're not one of those things then why be offended? Being attracted to someone doesn't mean that one's motives are genuine.
I'm not offended in the least by what I listed, but it seems others are offended by the things I've said which means I must be touching a "nerve" of some sort.

Or they'll say they're being "attacked".
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Old 02-16-2012, 01:44 PM
 
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Women like that are the reason why men should take women on first or second dates to dinner. You have to be able to weed out the freeloaders.
And is this working for you?
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