flirting

Do Gay Men and Straight Men Flirt the Same?

In a listicle for Out magazine titled “13 Types of Flirts Every Gay Guy Knows,” writer Zachary Zane claims that gay men don’t flirt like…

Disaster DMs: Why Do Guys Always Seem to Hit You Up After Bad News?

In the moments following an earthquake, the first thing people do is tweet. The second thing they do is DM the person they want to…

The Strange Sexual Politics of Words With Friends

On the Scrabble app Words With Friends, “sex” is an easy word to play in a pinch. The letter “X” is worth eight points, while…

The Dark Power of ‘Is This Guy Bothering You?’

Let’s say you’re attracted to women. Let’s also posit that you also have a bare minimum of empathy and situational awareness. And now let’s imagine…