It’s a balmy night in Manhattan’s financial district, and at a sports bar called Stout, everyone is Tindering.
Including a list of conventions that would be highly attended by Jewish men (again, doctors, lawyers If I could give this .5 stars I would. Its a very easy read, and while I'll turn to other books to learn something more relevant about the culture, I guess this is a good guide for ladies who want to pretend to be something they aren't. As a Jew, I would not recommend this to any shiksa for reading.
Pretty useless and just perpetuates stereotypes (jewish men are neurotic, good lovers, and only doctors/lawyers/bankers). I have no idea how the author managed to date and know so many Jews and yet still get so much wrong.
If I were like, Hey, I just wanna bone, very few people would want to meet up with you …“Do you think this culture is misogynistic?
” he asks lightly.‘I call it the Dating Apocalypse,” says a woman in New York, aged 29.
If I were ever in a court of law I could point to the transcript.” But something about the whole scenario seems to bother him, despite all his mild-mannered bravado.
“I think to an extent it is, like, sinister,” he says, “ ‘cause I know that the average girl will think that there’s a chance that she can turn the tables.“We are in uncharted territory” when it comes to Tinder et al., says Justin Garcia, a research scientist at Indiana University’s Kinsey Institute for Research in Sex, Gender, and Reproduction.“There have been two major transitions” in heterosexual mating “in the last four million years,” he says.If a shiksa wanted to date a Jewish boy who was at all religious and not just secular, this book would be a disaster.Basically, this book is only useful if the Jewish man in question is a living breathing Hollywood stereotype of a cultural/secular Jewish man. Anyway, this book is "fun" in the Candence Bushnell kind of way.“I always make a point of disclosing I’m not looking for anything serious.