Is internet dating a good or bad thing
Aside from the occasional woman who may give some false representation of her actual looks and qualities, there isn’t much else to complain about.
If you are a woman, online dating can easily turn into a nightmare if you come in with the wrong expectation.
But is this a positive development or something to be concerned about?
Is online dating making the world better and dating more effective, or is something important being lost or sacrificed as a result?
I’ve already expressed my argument for why in two posts: one on how critical it is to find the right life partner and how seriously we should take that quest, and another on why going to bars is a terrible life experience.
The first step in ending up with the right person is meeting the right person, and for something so important in our lives, we’ve had for doing it efficiently and intelligently.
from Brooklyn, NY for suggesting this week’s topic: Online dating, once a fringe and stigmatized activity, is now over a billion industry.
With that said, the majority may only want to get that ass.
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.
It filters out the people you don’t really want to have to entertain and if one slips through the cracks it is a much easier rejection process.
The idea that these people could be crazy; well these are the same people you may meet at your job, school, church, club, etc.