Just like every diet eventually boils down into “eat healthy and get some exercise,” all dating advice books boil down into “build trust, be honest, and communicate.” But six words aren’t long enough to fill a book, and The Rules trades on being yet another fad, the dating equivalent of The South Beach Diet. The truth is that they haven’t discovered a new or secret way to date, just a well-packaged one. (via “The Rules” Are Coming Back — And They’re Still Not Helpful - The Frisky)

Just like every diet eventually boils down into “eat healthy and get some exercise,” all dating advice books boil down into “build trust, be honest, and communicate.” But six words aren’t long enough to fill a book, and The Rules trades on being yet another fad, the dating equivalent of The South Beach Diet. The truth is that they haven’t discovered a new or secret way to date, just a well-packaged one. (via “The Rules” Are Coming Back — And They’re Still Not Helpful - The Frisky)

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