Online Dating

Should 'catfishing' be made illegal?

<b>Anna Rowe had whirlwind romance with Antony Ray after meeting him through the dating app Tinder.</b><p>But their 14-month relationship came crashing down when she discovered his profile was a fake.<p>His name was not Antony and he was not single.<p>In fact, he was a married dad who had initially used photos of …

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Guy Gets Caught In a Scam When He Sends a Dick Pic On OK Cupid and Decides to Have a Little Fun With It

Guys don't need much encouragement when it comes to whipping it out. Especially at the slightest possibility of sex. It goes without saying that such …

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Terrifying Tinder story sounds like something out of a horror film - but some people aren't convinced

The perils of modern day dating are many.<p>Unrequited love, heartbreak, awkwardness and all that money spent in your quest for romance can take their …

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A 24-Year-Old Was Killed By Her Boyfriend Over a Nonexistent Tinder Message

He believed that she was cheating on him with a man from Tinder.<p>United Kingdom resident Jordan Matthews, 24, has been sentenced to life in prison with a minimum sentence of 18 years for beating his girlfriend XiXi Bi, 24, to death in their Cardiff, Wales home, according to Wales Online.<p>The …

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Here Are All Of His Tinder Messages, Decoded

"Hey" can mean a lot of things.<p><b>1. “Hey.”</b> At first glance, this one is easy to dismiss. It’s entirely possible that this just means he’s lazy and doesn’t want to put forth the effort. Maybe he’s a serial swiper just playing the numbers game and messaging “hey” to everyone. It’s entirely possible …

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How to Write Right After You’ve Swiped Right

<i>Swipe left. Swipe left.</i><p>She likes hiking and outdoor sports; you’re a homebody who’d rather eat nachos and watch Netflix. He’s into kale smoothies and …

Dating

How Tinder reunited these long lost cat brothers in what may be the cutest love story of all time

Turns out it isn’t just humans who can connect with online dating. Thanks to Tinder, two adorable cat brothers are in each others’ lives again – and …

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Dating Apps "Lower Our Standards"

Study Says Dating Sites Make Us Lower Our Standards. This Is Why<p>Long Story Short<p>Rather than sticking to a strict criteria of character traits and personal qualities – what you might call "your type" – dating app users are settling for matches rather than sifting through the thousands of options in …

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Tinder Might Soon Let Users 'Catch' Dates Like Pokémon Go And It's Proof The World Has Gone Mad

Zubat, Charmander, that guy who works at Pret A Manger: Tinder might soon be using augmented reality to help singletons 'catch' a date like Pokémon …

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Tinder taking away brothels' 'bread and butter': owner

Queensland brothel licensees are calling for a ban on the use of mobile phones in all prostitution advertising in a bid to stamp out illegal …

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We Asked 20 Women: What's your idea of the perfect first message on a dating app?

Downloading a dating app is the easy part. What's <i>not</i> easy is sweating over the pictures that best represent you (or the ones you want to present to …

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Tinder red or green? Point your phone at someone to reveal if they’re single

This is the 'traffic light party' of the future, says Tinder CEO Sean Rad.<p>Did you go to a ‘traffic light party’ at university?<p>The retro idea revolves …

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Back in the Dating Game: 4 Ways to Build Killer Confidence

<b>Dating after divorce, loss, or a breakup? Here are 4 ways to rebuild your confidence to help you succeed at finding true love.</b>Returning to singledom …

Relationships

The Weird Instagram Side Effect That Comes From Online Dating

This President’s Day Weekend, I was in Nashville for my cousin’s bachelorette party and used the opportunity to really lean into some of the traditions this occasion calls for — traditions I’d usually scoff at. The pinnacle of the weekend was when I stood on the balcony of the Honky Tonk Central on …

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People would rather get peed on than support Trump? Pretty much.

Sorry, President Trump: You're not doing so well on OKCupid. Their users say they're more into the idea of getting peed on than supporting you. Sad!<p>The dating behemoth recently updated their list of iconic questions to cover current events and the results are...pouring in. They've found that their …

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Why Millennials Are Still Optimistic About Dating & Finding Love

1 Half Of People Believe In Love At First Sight<p>Source: GIPHY<p><i>IRL</i> revealed that 50 percent of people believe in love at first sight, which is pretty …

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Bad Sea Offer Proof That Tinder Does, Sometimes, Work

Check out their lovely new cut 'Tell Me What I Mean'...Some bands form via a record shop, some meet online.Dublin duo <b>Bad Sea</b> owe their origins to …

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They met on Tinder. Then they realized their cats were long-lost brothers.

When Cathleen Cavin first brought her daughter's kitten, Ozzy, home from a Petaluma, California, animal shelter in 2014, she felt guilty about …

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Mama June Shannon used Tinder to find date to ex-husband's wedding

Mama June Shannon was apps-olutely not going to her ex-husband's wedding without a date, so she headed to Tinder for a little help.<p>Us Weekly shared a …

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What Do the Men of Tinder Really Want? - VICE

<i>(Photos: Marianne Eloise)</i><p>Animal rights charity PETA conducted a social experiment the other day, with one man and two Tinder accounts. On one account, the man really, really loved meat. You could tell because the photos were of him awkwardly holding steak in a supermarket and wearing a shirt …

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Tinder's Co-Founder: A.I. Will Eliminate the Need to Swipe Right

Artificial intelligence may one day make swiping right on Tinder a thing of the past. Sean Rad, Tinder’s co-founder and chairman, told attendees at …

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First Dates are looking for people to go on background dates

And here's how you can sign up if you fancy it<p>Are you single? Want to be on TV? Terrified of social interaction? Interested in a free dinner? If you …

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Online Daters Ignore Their Own Preferences When It Comes To Picking Partners

Long Story Short<p>Online daters are ignoring the guidelines they have stated they are looking for in potential partners and contacting people who often bear no resemblance to what they say they want.<p>Long Story<p>So, it turns out that people using online dating sites aren’t as picky as they claim to …

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Dating apps have made us all massively lower our standards, according to a new study

When you’ve been swiping through shirtless selfies and uninspired bios for hours on end, you’re going to lose the will to keep being picky.<p>How to …

Dating

95% of people would rather meet someone at a show than through an app

It's no secret that online dating is more popular than ever—but that doesn't mean that everyone enjoys it.<p>According to a new survey conducted by …

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It’s not about romance. These singles want a parenting partner, not a life partner.

I’m 30 years old, and someday, I’d like to have a family. I’m currently single and have been for several years.<p>But I’m not worried. Evolving attitudes toward love and marriage have armed me with options. I can focus on my career over romance; marry or remain single; be with a man or a woman. I can …

Parenting

Dating After Divorce: 12 Tips for Getting Back in the Saddle

Regardless of who initiated the split, divorce takes quite a toll on a person. And once you’ve completed the necessary grieving process, adjusting to …

Relationships

We used haikus to prove that most men don’t care what you say on Tinder as long as you’re cute

<b>I’ve been out of the dating game a long time.</b><p>Mulberry and Preen just made it okay to wear your duvet to work<p>In fact, I met my soon to be husband in …

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Why OkCupid’s Trump Filter is Bad for Romance

To celebrate Valentine’s Day this year, the online dating website OkCupid introduced new features designed to help users “connect on a deeper level.” …

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Dating group provides comfortable meeting space for professionals over 50

Print<p>On Feb. 2, 21 professionals over the age of 50 met at the U of S University Club. They weren’t there for networking, but rather to meet other …

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