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  • Warm Alpha

    Quick Definition: The congruent behavior of an individual (usually a man) who conveys all the alpha qualities of a tribal leader, but does so without creating mistrust, friction, or otherwise negative feelings. Instead, the warm alpha leader is able to lead using positive characteristics. Full Definition: As PUAs, we are already aware of the concept of the alpha male. Alpha males are the leader of their group, and so it makes sense that AMOGs…

    The Warm Alpha

    Before we dwell into the realm of attraction and connection building, we need to talk about a certain set of behavioral patterns that are necessary to possess before you can get consistent results with girls. We have already been mentioning the concept of being – or at least behaving as – an alpha male. As the alpha male is the leader of his group when studying social animals, it might make sense to think that you should impose your…

    The Belief System of a Successful Man

    In the recent decades, theories in psychology give more weight to how our beliefs affect the way we view life and the way we behave. The basic idea behind this is that our mind can only concentrate on a tiny part of what it receives via our 5 senses – it has to filter and only process a small part of the information we get. There is a famous story about how the Spanish navy conquered South America in the 16th century. When the Spanish ships…

    Approval Seeking

    Quick Definition: The need to validate oneself via the approval of others. Approval Seeking behavior involves a person doing things with the primary intention of gaining the approval and attention of others. Full Definition: Approval Seeking is a very needy and unattractive behavior that PUAs seek to eliminate, or minimize as much as possible. Approval Seeking is a basic human behavior, but doing too much of it communicates that the individual…

    Mode One (Alan Roger Currie)

    Quick Definition: A philosophy of approaching women boldly pioneered by Alan Roger Currie in the 90s that exists outside of the mainstream seduction community. Full Definition: Alan explains his low tolerance for small talk, and how he developed a quick way to speak directly to a woman for the purposes of hooking up. Here he is on Mode One: His Wikipedia article reads: When Currie was in his 20s, he developed a reputation for approaching women…

    The New Artist Guide

    Welcome to PUA Lingo New Artist Guide! Note: This guide is under constant improvement. Last Updated: 11/3/2014 Disclosure: Please note that some of the links below are affiliate links. If you decide to make a purchase then I’ll make a commission at no additional cost to you. All the commissions I earn goes towards the costs of running the blog, and to make ongoing improvements and I only included products in this guide that I have personally…

    What Inner Game actually is?

    author: “Masters” date: Tue, 8 April 2006 17:21:00 GMT subject: What Inner Game actually is…The first observation is that charisma does not exist. People do not know how to describe something that is intangible, so they say this person has “charisma”… We all know how important INNER GAME is, but have you ever stopped to ask yourself what Inner Game actually is? Is it simply when I memorized material very well…


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