Opinion among friends my age seems to be mixed–those who live in big cities seem to rely heavily on sites like OK Cupid or apps like Hinge and Tinder.
But Spotify is giving them streams, which they need. The same public which rented videotapes, then bought them, then bought DVDs, then rented them and now streams via Netflix.
The longer you spend texting or messaging someone, the easier it is for it to fizzle out before you really get to know each other.
Of course we all know that online anything lets us put an idealized version of ourselves out there for the world to see (don’t deny it, you know you untag those Facebook photos that show off your double chin, too!
Jackie, 26, of Illinois, recalls one of her strangest online dating experiences: “I had been talking to a girl on OK Cupid for several weeks, and we exchanged phone numbers.
But every time we made plans to hang out in real life, she would bail on me.