10/04/2012 04:20 pm ET Updated Dec 04, 2012

What Men Really Want -- And Don't: 6 Myths Debunked

Countless books, magazines, and advice columns have been written on the mystery of the male brain -- yet somehow we aren't any closer to figuring out how men think. Instead, we rely on the same myths and generalizations that have been passed down from the beginning of time.

As market researchers, we thought there had to be a better way. So we went straight to the source: We asked 250,000 men their thoughts on communication, sex, dating, romance, and marriage.

The results, which we've collected in the book "WTF Are Men Thinking," finally provide some definitive answers about men -- and dispel some of those myths once and for all.

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