nice-guys

The Must-See ‘Test Pattern’ Is a Warning for ‘Good Guys’ Trying to Be Heroes

This new indie chronicles a sensitive boyfriend hoping to save the day after a sexual assault. Surprise — he’s actually doing more harm than good

The Female Version of a ‘Nice Guy’ Isn’t What You Think

Women are sharing their own ‘Nice Girl’ stories on Reddit—but there’s a twist

In ‘Shithouse,’ Even Sensitive Good Guys Have to Learn to Grow Up

This story of a lonely, homesick college freshman who thinks he may have found a romantic connection explores the anxiety of showing vulnerability — and living with the consequences if things don’t work out.

Women Don’t Become ‘Nice Girls,’ They Become ‘Pick Mes’

Pick Me culture is another example of how traditional, misogynistic gender roles always end up punishing women