While Ross Jeffries might be the self proclaimed “Godfather of Pickup,” I think there are few who would deny that David De Angelo is one the most respected gurus in the dating industry.
David De Angelo’s first book Double Your Dating is considered a classic in the community, and introduced the world to the cocky/funny concept that is almost universally accepted as the gold standard of flirting.
including interviews which basically every dating coach out there.
David Deangelo is a somewhat forgotten pick up artist nowadays, I have the impression, but one thing that definitely made a lasting impression on me, was his list with 77 laws of success with Women and Dating. You may hate the fact that certain eating habits make you fat, but if you want to be thin, you’ll have to go through the trouble to adopt a healthy diet, and so on and so on. And challenge her to be better, and expect the same in return. Women never take things at face value and use chick logic to figure things out.
I haven’t read the list in years, and since I’m looking for a better set of rules to live my life, I thought I should examine them again. Does anyone even use the term ‘pick up artist’ anymore? It’s good that this is number one on the list, because it’s vital. Just pay attention to small details and let them be impressed with it.
David’s articles may me a bit basic for guys who’ve been studying this stuff for years… I tend to write about what is on my mind so you'll find a mix of self development, social dynamics and dating articles/experiences.
but if you asked me to recommend one guru to a compete newbie… For a collection of some of my favorite articles check them out. She will often send mixed signals leaving you unable to tell if she is being friendly or flirty.