Home Scandal and Gossip It’s true men prefer women who deploy guy humor.

It’s true men prefer women who deploy guy humor.


Is it worth it to talk smut to get your man?

A new study out of the BusinessInsider reports that everyone likes to date someone with a sense of humor. But when it comes to guys, they’d much prefer to date a woman who can hang with the boys.

businessinsider: A recent eHarmony study found that a sense of humor is the number one “Must Have” that both men and women are looking for in a partner.

Now, using a sample of 519,835 women and 331,138 men from the online dating site’s 2010 member base, researchers at eHarmony have uncovered what styles of humor are most attractive/popular to the opposite sex. The full results of the study are displayed in a neat infographic below.

Here are the key takeaways from the study:

Guys enjoy a sarcastic women

Women tend to like guys with a dry sense of humor

Men prefer women who use “guy humor” – sarcastic, juvenile, geeky or raw — whereas women prefer guys who use “gal humor” – sarcastic, dry or ironic.

    Ladies shouldn’t you be appropriating yourselves to get your man too? One thing that’s telling for you men out there- the more sarcastic you are, the more women will pay attention to you. Go figure…

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