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BAMAPHIN 22
06-20-2011, 12:25 PM
The researchers looked at more than 1,000 men and found that owning a luxury sports car made men more desirable to women - but only as a date. Men who pursued this strategy tended to be interested primarily in short-term sexual relationships, the study found, and it looks like women caught on. The women the authors interviewed said they believed men's splashy spending meant they only wanted uncommitted sex.
In this way, the behavior of the guys with flashy cars mimics that of a peacock that flashes its feathers to attract mates, according to the study, published in the Journal of Personality and Social Psychology.
"People may feel that owning flashy things makes them more attractive as a relationship partner," said study co-author Daniel Beal, an assistant professor of psychology at Rice University. "But in truth, many men might be sending women the wrong message."





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1 dol fan
06-20-2011, 01:10 PM
What about folks with crappy cars?

fatkirstyalley
06-20-2011, 03:48 PM
What about folks with crappy cars?
They cant afford dates. Thats why I drive an Ice Cream truck. Who doesnt like Ice Cream, even if Im broke I still have something to offer.

Bumpus
06-20-2011, 04:17 PM
:lol: Back in the day, we used to refer to these types as "Sorry 'bout your penis." :lol:

Phinatic8u
06-20-2011, 09:42 PM
I once heard having a big truck means you got a small dick.

I guess I ain't packing

:lol: