According to Neil Strauss, author of The Game: Penetrating the Secret Society of Pickup Artists, there are plenty of ways to hone your pickup skills and increase your chances of swapping phone numbers. ‘You don’t have to worry about me leaving.’”—Deaq Mattison “A friend and I went up to random guys at a bar and told them we were doing a survey.
And while these ice-breaking basics can certainly get the job done on occasion, some single people out there might be wondering: Is there anything more sophisticated I can try?
Here are a few lines that women I interview have had used on them. It offers more stock lines, like “I like that outfit you’ve got on, but your shoes don’t really match.” “Your nose is a little red.I had a bottle of Snapple, and on the underside of the cap it said that a goldfish’s attention span is roughly three seconds. ’ She was surprised at my straightforwardness but laughed.While we didn’t speak about goldfish anymore after that, we did talk for another hour, and I got her number.”—Jon Thompson The pick-up lesson learned: All those lonely nights you spent watching Jeopardy may finally pay off. ” Yup, most of us have used these lines at some point, if not many points, in our dating lives in an attempt to captivate the attention of some cute stranger.Here, see how some single folk flirted successfully—and learn how you too can pull off their moves. Once I was at a bar, and I saw a girl I was interested in, so I went over to her and, after introducing myself, I let her wear the hat. We asked them all kinds of questions like, ‘Do you prefer to be approached or do the approaching? By the end of the night, most of the guys probably knew it wasn’t a real survey, but no one minded—and we got a few numbers.”—Kate Balser “I was at a club with my married friends and no one would flirt with me. 3, prosecutors say that Alcala "toyed" with his victims, strangling them until they lost consciousness, then waiting until they revived, sometimes repeating this process several times before finally killing them.