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When It Comes to Relationships, You've Been an Idiot

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So, you're still rubbing those sore spots from a previous relationship. This time, you promise yourself, everything is going to be different. The problem? When it comes to relationships, you've been an idiot. You may have read books on relationships, but you haven't read a book like this one. "When It Comes To Relationships" serves up the unique, satirical perspective of " ...more
Paperback, 180 pages
Published February 1st 2011 by Createspace
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Christine
I found that book this was very funny at times. I don't think I learned much overall on relationships, but I did have some good giggles.

However, I particularly enjoyed the chapter on breakups. I think there was some good advice and wisdom there.

Overall, I liked this book, but for some reason I had a bit of trouble getting into it...maybe I would have appreciated it more if I had read the first book by Dr. Matt!


I received this book for free through Goodreads First Reads.
Ines
I don't often read self help books, but this one caught my attention. When It Comes to Relationships, You've Been An Idiot by Dr. Matt looked like a light, entertaining read and it didn't disappoint.

Dr. Matt has some very good ideas about relationships, and that alone made this book worthwhile. But what also made me like this book so
much was how he presented those ideas. One of the metaphors used at the very beginning of the book is how a relationship resembles a bridge - later, each chapter to
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Dr. Matt, online advice columnist and the author of two self-help books, is the character creation of humorist Matthew Dean.

Dr. Matt's satirical self-help books are written in the voice of this self-aggrandized media personality, providing a comedic, fictional take on this traditionally non-fiction genre.

Fans of Dr. Matt have called his books "the best self-help books ever". Dr. Matt would probabl
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