Well, according to one female writer, while women may still want muscles on their men, they are not necessarily feeling some of the other manly-man characteristics.
In the past women have often chosen the alpha male type to date because he is a strong and confident man. Now, women are choosing the beta male more and more because they really just want a more sensitive guy. There are pros and cons to dating each, but here are nine reasons that women are not dating alpha males as much anymore:
1. He is too controlling. Alpha males like to be dominant and have control of everything so that everyone knows who’s in charge.
2. He won’t express his emotions. He has to be a manly man, and letting someone know that they are sad or hurt is not a macho thing to do in their eyes so they shy away from it.
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