First Minute Resistance (FMR)

Quick Definition: Refers to the biologically imprinted fear a man feels before approaching a woman or a group of people.

Full Definition:

FMR is an evolved response based on fear that is naturally selected for our survival. In tribal societies, if you approach the wrong group or wrong girl, it is possible that you cause danger and possibly die. In today’s world, the worst that would happen is the group shrugs you off. However this fear in installed into our biological circuitry, and getting past it is essential for mastering the art of the cold approach.


Usage: Dude you’re getting first minute resistance right now, fight it!

Related Terms: Opening, Approach, Peacocking, Hook Point, Group Theory, Frame Control