In fact, Neil Strauss’ first method, known as Annihilation Method, was taught to five men in Strauss home over a long weekend in 2005.
In other words, Strauss has demonstrated that seduction and excitement are both walks he can walk.
If you know him as Style or Chris Prowles, then you may be familiar with his seduction and business style – the guy keeps to himself, releasing his thoughts on seduction to ultra small numbers of men, usually other members of the seduction community.
Occasionally these fights have gotten personal, taking away what little credibility this community had in the eyes of many.
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However, as noted by many in the community, often a small alteration of an elder’s method can lead to great success, and Strauss appears to have benefited from his Method’s similarity to those of his teachers.
This is a common theme in the seduction community – take what is good about what you already know and tweak it to increase your notoriety.
Strauss once climbed into bed with Jewel during an interview, and the myths surrounding his alleged kidnapping by Courtney Love (one version of the story claims she stabbed and drugged him) are dirty enough to be withdrawn from this article.