The only option to prevent this was to find success as a drummer.
Lindsay encouraged him in this aspect in "I'm with the Band" for the band Dimension but he ultimately fails the audition, which depresses him. They become a couple but Lindsay quickly discovers him to be smothering and that he smokes pot a lot.
Anyone who’s seen the movie “She’s All That” or has watched the first season of “Freaks and Geeks” (and wondered why it got canceled) could tell you the benefits of dating a “nerdy” girl.
Sure, these types of girls are – they might be quirky – but they also bring a certain set of traits to the table you wouldn’t be able to find elsewhere (and I’m not solely referring to rare collectibles either).
You know, one day you look at the person and you see something more than you did the night before.