Women intimidating women
The median income of single women between the ages of 22 and 30 is now greater than the income of single men in that same age group in most cities throughout the country, according to a 2012 study by Reach Advisors. Typically, men only like aggression while we're screaming their name. At first, he loves how you're a confident, self-reliant woman -- that is, until you become too vocal about the direction of the relationship or how your job is really exhausting.
No matter how women assert themselves, be it buying their own drinks or making dinner plans, men take off in the other direction.
The findings, to be published in the November edition of ‘Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin’, concluded that men find the propect of dating intelligent women intimidating.
The study, carried out by researchers the University of Buffalo, California Lutheran University and University of Texas, Austin, posits that men’s attraction to certain traits in women can be directly affected by how realistic a romantic prospect their potential lover is.
“[Men faced in this real life scenario] distanced themselves more from her, tended to rate her as less attractive, and showed less desire to exchange contact information or plan a date with her”.
While the authors behind the study caution that more experimentation may be needed to confirm the conclusion, they do believe that “feelings of diminished masculinity accounted for men’s decreased attraction toward women who outperformed them.” Who knew masculinity could be so fragile?
When faced with women who best them in smarts, they cower in intimidation.
Researchers at the University of Buffalo, California Lutheran University, and the University of Texas at Austin rounded up 105 men to perform two scenarios.
The young woman in the back of the room raised her hand during a Q&A session at the end of the talk I had just given.Sorry, Priyanka Chopra, the mere aesthetic of your face humbles the male ego.According to a study published in the British Journal of Psychology, men may actually prefer less attractive, feminine women, since attractive women are more likely to cheat. Men reject women who are insanely pretty, in fear of infidelity.True to form, the men who met the more intelligent woman seemed to show less interest romantically.An article in NTRSCTN noted the study claimed, Cue collective eye roll. Only weak men are intimidated by well-rounded, educated gals. It takes a special boy to feel secure around a wise woman.So until guys smarten up and quiet their egos, here are all the reasons men are intimidated by bright b*tches.Men dodge brilliant women with the agility of Cam Newton.Don't even bother sharing that flawless no-makeup selfie if you want a man.Far too many ring-less women occupy corner offices.At first, most of the men showed more interest in the woman who bested them.In the second scenario, however, the men were told they would meet the women who had either scored better or worse than they had on an intelligence test.