Googling around, as I’m prone to do, I found an interesting article: Why Do Men Cheat With Ugly Women?
It was from the pretty girlfriend/wife’s perspective. I have some sympathy for a good woman who gets cheated on, no matter what she looks like. I have no sympathy for gold diggers or harpies though. Most women who are overly worried about looks fit into at least one of those categories.
It would be interesting to hear from some men on this, though most wouldn’t call the women they mess around with “ugly”. So for the purpose of any feedback, we’ll define ugly as not conforming closely enough to the western media ideal for beauty to be viewed as having universal appeal.
Why would a guy with a hot wife or girlfriend at home, go out and shag ugly women, or have an “illicit” relationship with one?
Here’s one man’s answer to the question: