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I clearly wasn’t interested in him, and we never met up again. There are plenty of hints dropped throughout the book about Strauss’s eventual enlightenment, but some people have no mind for subtly I guess.

Mystery, it turns out, is a mess, and that’s true of ztraus much all the PUAs. He doesn’t achieve this goal.

It’s because the universe is smart. And the rationalizations about their behavior are a constant force. Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. The book was published in a similar format to The Gameand features a contrasting white imitation leather cover. It is a great book and I’m not telling this because of the actual “method” they teach, I’m telling that is a great book as a story. The self is flexible.

How did it change him? If you are creative you could probably take some ideas from this book and twist them up to your benefit. Could make you a better person if you get the essence of the book. Usually, what you wish for doesn’t fall in your lap; it falls somewhere nearby, and you have to recognize it, stand up, and put in the time and work it takes to get to it.


The Game: Penetrating the Secret Society of Pickup Artists

Strauss moves from discussion of technique to long rambling conquest stories with backgrounds of various PUA mixed in. He finds a group of social outcasts who have analyzed, dissected, and labeled each stage and possible outcome of a social encounter with the goal of meeting and att Who knew that a book ostensibly on dating would be such a wonderful meditation on existential despair and what it means to be a man.

Apparently, this ” negging ” is a well-worn technique of initial primitive attraction, much more successful than not, if the man can maintain his confidence and her interest. Rules of the Game. Now take a minute to consider what that means: If that is what you’re looking for, Strauss still runs a company call “Stylelife Academy” which sells workshops and DVDs and coaching, etc.

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Sometimes it takes some baby steps to break out of a disabling mental box, and Strauss charts how sex can sometimes function as a psychic icebreaker to get somebody who is stuck sstraus forward towards real life. The lines used to ensnare them are practised over and over again, until they become routine- so eo that sometimes the pick up artist can’t even remember what he said. This is why men dehumanize women.

Nice reading from Strauss. You know who else uses this much weaselly language to support their behavior? The funny thing is, I kno The Game tells the story of a much-maligned subculture- one which sees keyboard strauus don feather boas, light-up tshirts, and platform shoes, while delivering corny lines, all in order to seduce a woman. One of the PUA techniques they kept referring to was to “show value”, where you do a magic trick or otherwise entertain mrtodo target.

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I’d like to give this a higher score, since it’s well paced and Strauss has a knack for being thorough without it being unwieldy, but I feel like his journalism is miles ahead of his writing. Looks change over metkdo. Without throwing a single punch, it is fundamentally violent. If so, his message was utterly confused by the pseudo-dating guide structure.

The Game: Penetrating the Secret Society of Pickup Artists by Neil Strauss

If a dude would say something like that to me, I would metoo him such a nasty stare down that his skin would start itching. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Physically he was the absolute opposite of those earlier male friends, but this guy had constant diet and self-improvement plans going on so it shouldn’t have come as a surprise when he drunkenly confessed to having read The Game after I had previously made fun of the book at a book shop.

staus Or possibly read The Art of Loveit seems like fun Recommended to Leajk by: Malcolm Knox wrote, “I doubt he has anything helpful for anyone except those men whose emotional maturity ztraus at age Learn more about Amazon Prime. Strauss’s account of life in the PUA community makes it easy to see how they’d attract a certain sort of person, and yet it doesn’t seem to lead anywhere but emptiness. Instead of seducing the crowd to win the girl, they are trying to win the girl to seduce the crowd.

Two things made this story compelling.