Why are boys so confusing?

September 2, 2009
Why do boys always go for the pretty girls? They have to have the blonde hair and blue eyes! But what about the girls with dark hair and green eyes? Aren't they pretty too? Boys always go for the pretty girls, they want to look popular with those girls and be considered cool cause they go out with the "cute" girls! What's so cute about a ton of blonde cheerleaders thinking they're better then everyone else? In all the movies the blonde cheerleader has the guy at the beginning but then, in the end, the brunette get's him. Why can't it be like that in reality? Boys are so confusing. One moment they are together with the geeky girl, the next moment they are dancing at prom with a cheerleader. Why can't the girls that make sense and are beautiful in there own way be loved. Why are boys so cute, yet so hard.

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brooklynn. said...
May 9, 2010 at 10:02 am
Not all guys are like that. Just like girls, there are a bunch of guys out there with great personalities. There's a huge variation to choose from! It seems like you're just looking at the ones who are snobby. Open your eyes, there's good guys everywhere, and some of them are cute too. This article's kind of degrading.
DaisyC. said...
May 8, 2010 at 5:05 pm

It is totally crazy how much the blond hair blue eyes sterotype has corrupted our minds!

I mean there are girls who don't look this way and therefor fell under apreciated because of it.

And there are also guys who do go for the blond haired blue eyed girls (not all just some!!!) because that what our culturwe defines as beauty.

This is totally out odf control!!!

Rachael P. said...
May 7, 2010 at 4:28 pm
so true so true stupid boys left me broken hearted. one day this guy is flirting with me next thing you know he acts like i dont even excist
Jessica A. replied...
May 10, 2010 at 2:25 pm
Yeah, it happens to a lot of girls. :(
songofsadness replied...
May 20, 2010 at 5:41 pm
i am a male and i like to think that i am not one of the guys that break girls hearts, i dont think i am that ignorant, i am an emotional guy so i like the emotional NON-Stuck up girls that can apreciate the more lower class plesuars like a hand writen love song
Rachael P. replied...
May 24, 2010 at 6:04 am
aawww that is cute =3 dont you dare change or i will computer slap you lol. but seriously dont guys like you are REALLY hard to find and your the best ones (guys that is)
CassieSherman14 This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Apr. 30, 2010 at 9:38 pm
I agree that they can be confusing but not all of them and that's not nessarily always true. It depends on the person. They don't just go for pretty girls, they also like people who are smart, nice, and talented at something.
lunar_moon said...
Apr. 28, 2010 at 10:47 pm

Alright, one, NOT ALL CHEERLEADERS ARE BRAINLESS. They actually have to get good grades to be on the team.

Second, a movie is a movie. These things do happen in life, just not in a 1 and a half hour montage, and not as dramatic.

Guys have different tastes okay? The "popular" guys have different reasons for liking the "blonde cheerleaders." A majority are just idiots who do drugs or drink, and they relate to the other "popular" gruggies.

TheMesserSandman replied...
May 4, 2010 at 8:05 pm

Which is not a misandrist statement at all. Thank you for your patronage Ms. Moon, I can assure you that the world has been bettered by such words as "gruggie". Now exscuse me, I have to go do drugs and drink because I'm a guy.

On the bright side: at least your number of spelling mistakes wasn't a triple digit number.

lunar_moon replied...
May 4, 2010 at 11:05 pm

Wow, I usually attack other people on their spelling and grammar mistakes. But thanks for being so understanding. Also can you point out all of the mistakes made? I really only see "gruggie." Unless you are also talking about grammar mistakes as well then perhaps. I didn't really pay attention to those.

Also I did not attack boys in general about doing drugs and drinking. Pay attention to what I typed. I said "popular" boys. The quotes were so that people realize that I'm talking about... (more »)

songofsadness replied...
May 20, 2010 at 5:47 pm
i know pleanty of people that do drugs and there not popular they are just missunderstood i dont do drugs i am just missunderstood (i'm not a realy good speller but i am in 11th grade english)
lunar_moon replied...
May 20, 2010 at 8:24 pm

Look, I am tired of trying to explain myself-which is really hard considering I am unable to put any real voice in my typed words. Please leave me at peace. People are different, so yes not of the people who do drugs are the "cool" people, but neither are they all the missunderstood. And relating to the actual article, not all people are easy to read so I really can't help the writer.

(By the way, I am really a nice and self-less in person, but TheMesserSandman didn't have to g... (more »)

Lissa239 said...
Apr. 28, 2010 at 3:49 pm
Guys go 4 girls they are interested in...and if they don't think u meet their standards, than dats that. Its life, and girls do the SAME thing with guys, they're just not noticing that!!!!!
Demyx replied...
May 6, 2010 at 4:15 pm
Then guys must have standards for some people thinking that they are better than anyone else! I AGREE WITH VIRGINIAHEART!!!! 
thatguy replied...
May 24, 2010 at 3:04 pm
i agree with Lissa239 girls def. do that to guys as well as guys do that to girls.  All it is is simple attraction stop putting so much thought into it, your wasting your time.  Also if a girl is cute, not necessarliy the hottest girl out there, and doesnt get all winy and into drama in relationships or life for that matter than she'll be close to irrisistable. girls that cant take jokes ruin everything..
Liozay123 This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Apr. 27, 2010 at 9:48 pm
Well, I don't know so much about the "blound-hair~blue-eyes~cheerleader" stereotype (although I know that's not what you were trying to prove by this article.)  But it does seem like some guys (some!) do go by looks alone.  The dude who sits next to me in one of my classes told me that he prefers hot, petite Asian girls.  That's it.
Rebecca H. This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Apr. 27, 2010 at 9:12 pm
I disagree. The blonde and blue eyed concept is really a stereotype, I don't know about you, but in my school, there's no real set ideal about who is pretty and who isn't. There are many people who have blonde hair, blue eyes but aren't popular, as well as there are brunettes, and pretty much any background that are popular.
ESmith95 said...
Apr. 26, 2010 at 8:18 pm
I dont think guys go for the blonde cheerleaders that are snobby. Guys like girls that relate to them and are yes some what good looking. Would you ever date some nasty gross guy? of course not! Ive dated enough guys to know that they like girls mostly for personality. Looks are just always a plus. Is there any guy out there that only dates blonde bimbos?! I didnt thinkso.
NoahT replied...
Apr. 27, 2010 at 9:50 am
Haha, you've got it all wrong. Guys don't go for a girl just cause she's blonde, or just becuase she's a cheerleader, or just because she's "Popular". Guys go for whichever girl they find the most attractive, and we tend to dismiss those who we don't as anything more than friends. Therefore, if there aren't any guys drooling over you at your school, what are you worried about? It just means that they aren't interested and that you'll find a guy that is someday and you'll be that much better for ... (more »)
NoahT replied...
Apr. 27, 2010 at 9:52 am
And by the way, the attractiveness I meantioned is not only physical. Its based on a wide variety of things
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