Read an article in The Times today about greatboyfriends.com, wherein women recommend male friends (principally ex-boyfriends) to others via the wonderful medium known as the web. This does seem slightly odd and not a little dysfunctional. But what is more worrying is the implication of the "I’m a Guy" page that suggests that, if you are a single bloke, you get your mum to vouch for you. Surely that is the ultimate in desperation??