Alex suggests the flowers could be from her boyfriend, but no one believes she even has a significant other.
We feel free to make comments about how hot a girl is, or talk to her and assume that it won't bother our girlfriends.
My theory on why we think this is okay has to do with the very fact that it is easier for girls to make out than for guys to make out.
pm - Alex Updates Her Facebook Status and Instantly Gets Asked Out Phil and Claire believe that Alex is under so much pressure that she lied about having a boyfriend and breaking up with him.
To further their doubts, Alex explains she just updated her Facebook status to "Single" and instantly got asked out on a date by someone else.
You can make it worse by making us think that there's a chance you will hook up with this guy.
The reason this bothers guys so much must have to do with our competitive nature.
Guys feel a huge challenge every night in meeting girls and convincing them to be interested in them.
It just seems like it's so much easier for girls to go out and meet guys because girls are just more clued in and don't have to try so hard.
A friend of mine recently told me that his birthday was ruined when his girlfriend spent a lot of time conversing with a guy in the bar. The alcohol probably didn't help his perception, but he would definitely agree that other guys bother us.
Another friend of mine once told me he goes for girls that he thinks no one else will be attracted to just to avoid the hassle — which explains The hypocritical nature of guys is well known.