Dear Whys Guy: "Why Does My Husband Drop His Clothes on the Floor Inches from the Hamper?"

By Aaron Traister, REDBOOK


Why do men leave their dirty clothes inches from the clothes hamper or all over the room? My husband will leave his dirty shirt literally next to the hamper, or I'll find socks under the couch or his computer desk.

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Most guys are terrible multi-taskers. Taking off your clothing is one task, and putting it where it belongs is another. I'd say that qualifies as multitasking.

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Need help decoding odd male behavior? Redbook columnist Aaron Traister, who lives in Philadelphia with his wife and two kids, is our resident male who is happy to answer any questions you might have about the mind of a man. Either leave your questions in the comments or email him at redbook@hearst.comwith Whys Guy in the subject. Letters, emails, and comments may be edited for clarity and length.

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