When the Hollywood actor married human rights lawyer Amal Clooney, he made all the right noises: “It’s good to surround yourself with anyone who is smarter than you,” he said, “and for me the bar’s pretty low, anyway.
Amal is way up there.” For those specimens not quite in the Clooney league, the prospect of being overshadowed by a partner is intolerable.
I'm usually a master at funny flowing phone convos with chicks but with this one it doesn't seem to work. Well you can make fun of her intellectually and she wouldn't have an idea.
If this totally describes the person you’re dating, don’t write them off just yet.
Unfortunately, for women, intelligence many times hinders our travels and keeps us from the promise land.
Because, for all you bright and educated women out there, what you feel is real… The popular saying “ignorance is bliss” doesn't exactly cover the broad spectrum of woes women feel as they sit alone Friday nights with no one to discuss Nietzsche or read lines from Proust with.
full of awkward first dates, bad sex and limited chances at orgasms.
Women now associate the dating landscape with the same risks many face going into the arctic tundra.