"It's clear that flowers and chocolates really don't do it for women any more, so men should make sure they go for the coolest, shiniest gadgets" psychologist Dr. Adam Johnson who carried out the study said.
The results show that "the gifts we traditionally perceive as romantic fail to impress men or women today."
Well, sure. Compare a DVD player to flowers or candy and it's no surprise that the DVD would win every time.
Back here on Earth, it's the standard fare:
Precious stones & metals. Alone or usually better in combinations.
The writer from Reuters is truly disadvantaged. She needs to spend a day or two with my wife.
"better living thru modern expensive electronics"
'Better Living Through Modern, Expensive, Electronic Devices'