What is so special about dating
The first prominent online dating site was Match.com, which launched in 1995.
e Harmony started in 2000, Ok Cupid in 2004, and more recently, a wave of mobile people-swiping apps, like Tinder and Hinge, have become wildly popular.
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It might’ve only happened once, but now they’re assuming that every relationship will end the same way, so they don’t even try. It wastes perfectly good time we could’ve spent with someone serious about us.
All of the people out there who want casual flings will find what they’re looking for. We have to go out and talk to people, but we have to be patient at the same time.
from Brooklyn, NY for suggesting this week’s topic: Online dating, once a fringe and stigmatized activity, is now over a billion industry.
Over 40 million Americans have given online dating a try, and over a of the American couples married between 20 met online.
The alternative that often happens is meeting someone through friends, which can work, but it’s limiting yourself to single people your closest friends and family happen to know.
Marriage is the only thing they don’t want at a young age.
They want to be single for as long as possible to keep their options open. We’re given depressing statistics about love that push us away from real relationships.
Now, it’s binge-watching Netflix and meaningless fucking and missed opportunities.
Even if you’re asked out on an official date, you won’t know it, because it’ll be called “hanging out,” which is the vaguest word in Urban Dictionary.