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TERRY MEEUWSEN (co-host): Pat, this is from Anne who says, "My husband has always been a flirt and loves to talk with other women he finds attractive. He says he would never cheat on me but his actions are starting to get to me. What should I do?
ROBERTSON: Anne, first thing is you need to make yourself as attractive as possible and don't hassle him about it. And why is he doing this? Well, he's doing it because he wants affirmation that he is still a man, that he is attractive -- and he gets an affirmation of himself. That means he's got an inferiority complex that's coming out. And he's not gonna cheat on you. He's just playing.
But you need to not drive him away or start hassling and hounding on him, but make yourself as beautiful as you can, as fun as you can, and say let's go out here, let's go there, let's go to the other thing.
See, Anne, that's your problem. You're an ugly nag, which is why your husband has an inferiority complex, which is why he needs to flirt with other women to give you an inferiority complex. If you'd just put on something sexy, stop being such a bitch, and take him out to dinner, he wouldn't have to -make you feel like crap- play like this. And if he flirts with the waitress, for god's sake, don't hassle him. That'll just make him have to grab her ass. So he can feel like a man.
Originally posted to Daily Kos on Wed Jun 16, 2010 at 07:48 AM PDT.