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Which Type of Fit Man Attracts You?

A new study has found that women are more physically attracted to brawny men, especially for a fling. But when it comes to finding a long-term partner, they tend to pick a regular man over a mate with huge biceps.

So I am curious: In general are you more attracted to a man with a chiseled bod (Matthew McConaughey), or one who is more average (Matthew Perry)?

Source and Flynet

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ii-dont-know-x33 ii-dont-know-x33 8 years
I voted for Matthew Perry. Average Man is my type<3 M.M abs just freaaks me out.
MNGRL32 MNGRL32 9 years
Just because a man is chiseled doesn't necessarily mean he's not an intelligent/fun/caring etc. good catch, and just because a man is average doesn't mean his personality is better. It all depends on who works with your personality best regardless of body type. *from experience* :]
lms lms 10 years
I picked muscle, but I don't like body builder types I like athletic types. My husband was on the crew team and has really broad shoulder and a narrow waist. He plays tennis alot and runs as well and has really nice thighs. I like tall, slim, toned men.
jonjon jonjon 10 years
Hey not sure if this is a forbidden zone for males but curiosity got the better of me after reading posts re the topic of 'fit man' Seems to me by the responses the exterior plays a huge role in determining a male’s capability. Chiselled bod = intellectually challenged, high maintenance but maybe fun to look at. Regular bod = marriage material, good conversation, stable. Isn’t a bit like a blonde Joke. Sterotyping. Most guys I know work out to look good for their lady, ya got to explain it to us mere males.
c0rkie c0rkie 10 years
cushiony man = nice pillow ^^
puddinpie puddinpie 10 years
I have a thing for washboard abs. I don't feel intimidated by guys with muscles, as long as they don't look like they are pumped full of steroids. Matthew's size is fine, but I'd be happy with a little less definition too.
Ayamari Ayamari 10 years
I don't like muscles. I don't like average. I like thin and skinny guys. <3
jenanistonfan jenanistonfan 10 years
Average man Matthew Perry all they wayyy!
stone_soup stone_soup 10 years
someone like matthew mcconaughey would just freak me out
katygirlthing katygirlthing 10 years
average man. except for daniel radcliffe.
Neural Neural 10 years
I voted Perry. Less pressure for me!
intensebandgeek intensebandgeek 10 years
A Matthew Perry would make me feel a lot less intimidated, hehe!
krisroberg krisroberg 10 years
I've dated muscle man for looks, but I'm marrying average man because he's better in every single other way!
nonameface1978 nonameface1978 10 years
Between those two? Defently the average. Oh and if the average is anything like Matthew Perry, then I'm defently hanging on to him. LOL
melda melda 10 years
Average men of course
RebeccaAdele RebeccaAdele 10 years
I prefer healthy over anything. I have dated the athlete, the skin and bones, and the slightly pudgey. Right now, I love my boyfriend's body. He's healthy and not vain. He loves life and doesn't obsess over his ab definition. That's what I like.
KerryG KerryG 10 years
Of those two options, something in between. My husband's very fit and has nice muscle definition, but not so much that it looks like he spends all his time at the gym. I'm not attracted to guys who overdo it in either direction.
LaLaLaurie06 LaLaLaurie06 10 years
I don't care for MM anyway, but knowing the guy is more fit than me can be intimidating and I personally don't feel the need to go all fitness crazy with him. The average guy is more my type. And big muscles scare me.
mominator mominator 10 years
I do not feel this is a fair choice. The average guy should of been someone different. It doesn't matter to me I am attracted to different kinds of men. Some may be average or muscled that is not what I look at. That is just a lagniappe of the package.
lilv lilv 10 years
i like the average but who takes care of himself. i don't want to feel intimidated that i don't go to the gym everyday and have this chisled guy next to me
lil-miss-bella lil-miss-bella 10 years
Ewww, the guy on the right isn't attractive, he looks fat and ugly in that picture. Maybe in a different pic, he would look better. I hate the bodies of people who aspire to be bodybuilders, the ones with way too much muscle. Bodybuilders aren't attractive, only the women can look half good. The average man is fine for me, just not the one in the pic.
kungfubunni kungfubunni 10 years
i don't want my man to have better abs than i do!
daisyeater21 daisyeater21 10 years
i hate too much muscle. some muscle and definition is nice but thats it
Calimie Calimie 10 years
Matt Mc's abs scare me so Perry every time. I can picture myself running next to Perry and having fun while just looking at Mc would tire me.
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