Now that Neil Strauss and Tucker Max claim to have grappled with their pasts, can they find redemption in an age when pickup artistry is (maybe) dead? Maureen O'Connor isn't sure, but is willing to let Strauss plead his case. (Gracious, considering that this is the man responsible for the... More »
Ten years ago, when Robert Greene’s The Art of Seduction was at the height of its influence and Tucker Max was king, a shy music journalist named Neil Strauss embedded himself in the then-underground world of “pickup artists,” a group of straight men turning getting laid into a sleazy science. Reinvented... More »
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ADVICE FOR MEN, from Tucker Max and from Jim Geraghty. I haven’t read either book, but I imagine their perspectives diverge.
In today’s episode I talk to evolutionary psychologist Geoffrey Miller, who co-authored the book Mate: Become the Man Women Want with Tucker Max. You probably know Max from things like I Hope They Serve Beer in Hell, but these days, he’s married and has a kid, and was actually concerned that young men were using his […]
I’ve found Geoffrey Miller’s earlier books quite interesting, even if I didn’t always agree with them. A few years ago, however, he had a um…Twitter mishap…and since then I’ve been wondering what would emerge from that process. His new book is…different. Think of it as a guide to dating and mating for males, but unlike […]
Geoffrey Miller’s book The Mating Mind was very influential on me, and so I spent several posts on his book Spent. He has a new book out, coauthored with Tucker Max, called Mate: become the man women want. It is … Continue reading ?
“A lot of guys have said this—that they never thought about looking at dating from a woman’s perspective. Think about how absurd that is!”
Tucker Max is most well known as a “fratire” writer, but he’s also an law school graduate, investor, and successful business owner. He recently wrote a column for the Observer about his experience as angel investor and his analysis is highly sociological. The basic point is that the VC field is structured by networks. Yes, […]
The 20-something Tucker Max became famous for telling vulgar stories about hookups and drinking. Now he's got a really juicy story for you.
Last year, first in the aftermath of NYAG's lawsuit against Barclays followed promptly by Michael Lewis' "Flash Boys" (which over a year later is still a better seller than "GS Elevator's" attempt to be this generation's Tucker Max)Show More Summary
I don't mean to literally talk about me, Tucker Max, that would be a terrible way to get attention. I am talking about "me" in the plural sense, as the customer or reader or client. Lemme explain. Every single day of my life, someone...Show More Summary
If anyone knows about objectifying women it’s Tucker Max. The frat boy author has practically made a career writing about his sexcapades. With books like I Hope They Serve Beer in Hell, A–holes Finish First, Hilarity Ensues, and Sloppy...Show More Summary
The "fratire" author on catcalling, sexual assault narratives in the media, and the stories that made him famous
When an author and entrepreneur who has sold over 3 million books puts out a book on marketing, you know you have to learn more! Tucker Max on the show today. In the intro, I talk about the introduction of pre-orders for indie authors on Amazon KDP, already available on iBooks and Kobo. I’ve used […]
Ryan Holiday has worked with some big names in the non-fiction book world, including Tim Ferriss and Tucker Max, and I’m thrilled to bring you this interview with him around his own latest book, “The Obstacle is the Way: The Ancient Art of Turning Adversity to Advantage.” In the introduction, I mention the latest Author […]
It may have been the worst Tweet ever. A photo of internet ur-bro Tucker Max just chilling on a private jet with Kentucky pomade model John Calipari. How the hell did this happen? Short answer: Max paid for it. Read more...
Me and @UKCoachCalipari on our way to see the Bobcats and Bulls tonight. He travels in style pic.twitter.com/cKGDVUDBz6 — Tucker Max (@TuckerMax) April 16, 2014 Read more...
Nice to see him fully embracing the heel turn.