“My first book, HARD SELL: The Evolution of a Viagra Salesman, was made into a movie, starring Jake Gyllenhaal,” says Reidy. “That information has absolutely nothing to do with this, but I really, really like saying that sentence.”
Jamie Reidy is an author, bachelor, and above all, a man. In his second book BACHELOR 101: Cooking + Cleaning = Closing, Reidy has created the ultimate cookbook and lifestyle guide for the clueless single guy.
“Just like me,” Reidy says proudly.
Okay Jamie, what are three things that every single bachelor should know?
- “I think guys should know how to open a wine bottle smoothly with a corkscrew. It is more than a little embarrassing to be forced to squeeze the bottle between your thighs and pull up like crazy to get the cork out.”
- “All guys should know how to tie a bow tie. Everybody has to wear a tux at some point. Clip-on bow ties are all identical. Why not express confidence, individuality, and don’t-you-wonder-what-else-I-know-how-to-do?”
- “All guys should also know how to make a good grill cheese. There will come a rainy weekend when all she wants to do is sit on the couch and watch movies. A perfect day for grilled cheese and tomato soup. Wouldn’t it be nice to not have to leave and go buy sandwiches?”
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