The wonderful world of sex online
“When someone expresses an interest in you, whether it’s with a message, a ‘like’ or a ‘wink’ it’s like ‘BOOM! It’s this little daily self-esteem boost – A way of flirting with no consequences and without even having the leave the house”.
According to year long Plenty of Fish member member, Brian*, "Profiles tell you so little about a person.
Clowndating.com, a clown dating website is similarly a bit odd (not least because most people either associate clowns strongly with their childhood or find them nightmare-inducingly terrifying), as is “a dating networking site for death industry professionals”.
I can’t decide whether uk, a place for people with herpes to meet one another, represents a really responsible attitude to take to one’s incurable and highly contagious STI, or whether it’s weird to restrict one’s choice of partner to people who have the same disease as you.
Either way, it’s going in the weird box (as it were).
Wrong As I’m surfing the web, researching more and more of the baffling array of choices for the online dater, a pop-up box keeps appearing, beseeching me to click on it because a “single millionaire wants to travel with a pretty girl just like you! Intrigued, I click on the link is to Misstravel.com, which asks users to select from two options “attractive” and “generous” (it is, as we all know, absolutely impossible to be both) and pairs wealthy globe-trotters with the hot companions they are apparently so desperate to seek.
With dating sites being used as a form of social networking and social networking sites being used to find dates, it’s clearly a confusing world out there for the modern singleton.