Or the Geek Boy and what he should do with having stumbled on to the rampantly more obvious in the day and age Geek Girl, and how to date her. Thank you, Eric Smith and Quirk Books! Highly recommended for geeks who are tired of living in single player mode. After being together for a couple of months and claiming to know Fee somewhat well, Ash just jumps to his own conclusions, acts like a spoiled brat then mourns his impending break-up. There's a continual sense that Eric Smith is the ultimate wingman advising from experience and encouraging from the heart.
The Geek s Guide to Dating by Eric Smith
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Firstly, there's the issue that the book only addresses male geeks, and ignores female gamers. Because a computer game can get old quickly without our patches or expansions. There are so many references to movies, tv shows, games, books, comics, that you are almost drowning in them. It takes a long time for these two to get together, and sometimes I wondered why they would even bother. The book is super effective in its analogies, and I found that as the book progressed, my exp bar in knowledge gradually increase.
The art work in the book is fun too. Made me flinch every time. And I am happy to say, this book does not disappoint. Still showing that possessive side. Most importantly though, the book insists that men avoid dismissing a gamer girl as a simple fake, rsvp dating bendigo and that they should acknowledge and respect their existence.
There is a page that Smith writes to the geek girls reading apologizing but he does say it's written by a geek guy for geek guys. No matter what she looks like, geek girls are no different than geek guys. The Pie Scale is something girls can learn from for any situation with guys. And the geek guides had me cracking the fuck up.
Each chapter begins with such a clever analogy from the computer world to the relationship world. This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers. Just don't go out and give it to that girl you've been facebook stalking for three years, because chances are she'll just not see it in the same light.
- As a result, this book was an epic win and gave me some fantastic insight into the world of dating especially in informing me of the dreaded neckbeard!
- You'll dig it, I just know it.
- Helpful hints pepper the pages.
- He is a lovely character, one of the most sincere I have ever read.
- There are many conversation scenarios laid out about what to say and not say.
- If you don't think she's sexy, why are you hanging out with her?
What was the best thing about this book? Or maybe im the offspring of a drunken night between Sheldon and Penny from the big bang theory. The book is aimed more at the male than the female daters, but can apply to both.
This isnt a work of fiction, its more of a self help guide intended toward males but insightful to females. Beginning with a Geek Test, this guide helps an inquisitive woman determine if she is dating a geek. On a related note, this book kind of opened my mind to the idea of online dating.
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Amazon Giveaway allows you to run promotional giveaways in order to create buzz, reward your audience, and attract new followers and customers. This story is just all kinds of sweet, funny and lovely. How this book got into my hands is a rather fun story.
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. It's also pretty good about how showing geeky skills like picking out which show to follow next or which merchandise to collect can apply to dating. Yes, I agree that it is an issue, but there is a section that addresses the female geek, dating word origin and the book doesn't deny that they exist. The book talks about what kind of geek you are. You might just learn something too.
If any man or manbaby used any of these tips on me, that person would be gasping for breath as I karate chopped him in the throat or kicked him in his special area. There relationship is also set in motion by supporting characters, characters I am very much looking forward to getting their own books Ahem Jae can never have too many sexy Korean characters. Fundamentally, the book's title is where my problems with it start. Trust me, if she is funny and smart, she has been propositioned online more than Marilyn Monroe at a Kennedy luncheon.
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As of the time of this posting, I still have not read this book. The review in short boils down into three main points. And it is necessary because if Fee was not socially inept, it wouldn't have been believable, in my theory. As such I am definitely not the target audience female and married, yes the geek part applies though. Your girlfriend will probably be the type that already accepts your geekiness as it is, and this will be perfect for her.
Figure out which Star Wars character you are. Getting all neanderthal when she's up to her eyeballs in Python is a bad idea. Or for us non-goys, websites dating it'll be available for the last three days of Chanukah!
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Always looking for a good time, a quick hookup. For some reason I thought this would be a fictional book, but to my surprise because I clearly don't read descriptions! It was sexy, funny, and just cotton candy sweet without the toothache. This book certainly pleased many reviewers, casual dating so feel free to give it a try and hope for better luck. Open with something memorable.
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- And some passages were outright ridiculous.
- 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 she wants one, and you are the other, exit the airlock quickly.
But we can't do it alone so please make a difference. Just what i was in the mood for. This thoughtful, kind, and hilarious book is applicable to all members of society.