We’ve all been there ladies, had a guy cough up a cheesy pick-up line. Well breaking news fellas, if you think these may actually work you’re wrong.
According to a new survey, conducted by a new dating app Flirt Planet, 95 percent of women don’t fall for a guy with corny chat-up lines.
More than half said they prefer a simple compliment: “You have lovely eyes”.
Cut the small talk, 44% of women said they would be happy if the guy offered to buy them a drink
And if you’re going to use a cheesy pick-up line don’t use these! The poll found that the worst pick-up line was “I like your dress but it would look better on my bedroom floor,” followed by “I’m looking for treasure – can I have a look around your chest?”
Now if you use a line that lands you a first date, the findings of the poll also suggested that women do not like discussing previous relationships or politics.
Honestly, I give a lot of credit to guys who even attempt to use a cheesy pickup line. It’s a lot of pressure and at least it cuts the tension.
But if you’re going to win over a girl, why not just ask her how she is? And be yourself. Cut the cheese (don’t really) just be yourself and straight forward. What do you have to lose?
And that’s today’s helping of The Online Dish with Maggie.