At which point he hooks up with her friend who has no problem with him reading comics or buying some for him.
Because the examples of comic-readers on this site isn't reason enough to believe her...:D
I don't understand some women and their total disdain for comics and people who read them? I don't think I could have married a man who didn't appreciate comics, games, and all other types of nerdiness. Normal people just aren't any fun, ya know? ;)