Negative quotes about online dating
Our last quote comes from Ed Parrish who’s right about online dating saving you a lot of time and effort.However, if physical appearance matters greatly to you, you’ll either want to meet with a match in person ASAP or exchange photos (best to do the latter on hookup sites).We’re not so sure a lot of men feel like they have to take these precautions. In her “Nine Months Luciana” series, author Maggie Wells writes, “Don’t you think it’s weird how dating profiles emphasize listings of your favorite TV shows, movies, and books?Comedian Ryan Hamilton expressed his frustrations with online dating in that same Telegraph article: “My friends said if you’re not involved in one of these online dating services, you’re just gonna get left behind socially, you know. It’s as if you are supposed to define yourself by how you distract yourself.Another study reported by the New York Times found men’s photos are an average of six months old.While the quote above is funny, the truth about it is scary.
That same study we referenced early that found over half of all singles lie on their dating profiles also found that one in four women post old photos of themselves.
The full quote by comedian Hampton Yount goes, “You can really see the differences in the level of fear going into online dating.
Guys’ number one fear with online dating is turning up at their date and the girl is a bit bigger than her picture — chubby.
” “It’s kind of freaky to send your picture over the Internet to someone you don’t really know and then have to sit waiting for their judgment on how you look.
Maybe that’s why my aunt Penny, who got divorced two years ago, hates online dating so much.