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Glamour takes down offensive list of outdated dating advice

Glamour has ignited outrage with a cringe-worthy dating advice column that essentially reduces men to sex-crazed, perpetually hungry cave-people. In “13 Little Things That Can Make a Man Fall Hard For You,” a relationships blogger suggests women do things like make their boyfriend a snack after sex (“a simple grilled cheese or milk and cookies will do”), “Bring him back to his fraternity days by handing him a cold one as he steps out of the shower” and serve him mac-and-cheese on a silver platter. (Most of the tips revolve around food and/or sex.) Journalists and social media users were quick to pounce. “How to make a man fall in love with you, according to Glamour. Become quasi non-verbal sex robot, in negligee,” tweeted writer Rhiannon Cosslett. The piece went up on Friday; by Monday, Glamour had taken it down, with an acknowledgement that their list “read like a 1950s marriage handbook.”

Read the full story at The Daily Mail.

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