Simple Pickup conducted a social experiment with the popular online dating app. They created profiles of a thin man and thin woman and "fattened them up" using prosthetics and padding to make them look significantly bigger than they did in photos. The guys that showed up were anywhere on the spectrum from rude to hateful re: The women, on the other hand, were. While all were shocked at how different their date looked from his photo, none fat-shamed their male companion.
In fact, three of the women saw their date through to the end, and said they'd be interested in going on another date with him.
One of the women even gave the guy a kiss. Frankly, we were shocked that no one in the experiment knew their potential dates were wearing fat suits to begin with! Source 2The Tinder dater who just wanted to cut to the chase An FSU student named Jules decided to delete her Tinder account after receiving this missive from a potential suitor named Derek. Derek sent Jules two options.
In the first possible future, they would date, fall in love, marry and have children only to hate each other and divorce with the kids resenting them for their terrible upbringing, or they could just have a quickie with a condom and move on with their lives. And you thought romance was dead! Source 3The photographer who created art from her Tinder experiences Kirra Cheers, a photographer from Brooklyn, decided to document her Tinder dates on camera.
She went on 17 dates over the course of two months and the resulting series shows what it's like to navigate modern dating, on both a personal and universal level.
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Cheers said that the dates helped her to explore her city more, but by the end of the social experiment, she had a bit of Tinder burnout. Putting myself in that position night in, night out was exhausting both emotionally and physically. Much to her embarrassment, Lohan was even matched with her own brother! Source 5The men who put their resumes and bank account info on Tinder If basing who you date on appearances alone isn't shallow enough for you, how about basing a budding romance on a perspective suitor's financial status?
Currently, there are men seeking love and jobs by posting photos of their resumes and bank accounts to the dating site.
Shami said, he's "fielded offers from two small L. Source Photo 7The man who created a right swiping robot finger to get more dates It's the law of averages — if you ask more people out, you may still get a lot of noes, but you'll definitely get more yeses.
Tinder dater Andrew Sink has turned this theory into practice with his Tinder-o-Matic, a mechanical finger that automatically says yes to every woman on the dating site by right swiping her photo.
While we humans are limited by our manual dexterity and our interest, the finger can swipe up to profile likes in an hour.
Source Photo 8The man who recreates the strangest Tinder photos he's come across year-old Australian Jarrod Allen joined Tinder in hopes of meeting a special someone, but didn't have much luck.
Instead of become disillusioned, he found a treasure trove of photos begging to imitated, and set about posting his versions of those pictures to his Instagram, Tindafella.
Needless to say, his account has since gone viral. Source Photo 9The Tinder-like app that weeds out "poor" people Rich? Check out Luxy, the dating app for rich people. A somewhat offensive press release circulated by Luxy describes the app as "Tinder minus the poor people.
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Our app allows users to weed out the poor and unattractive. Without a shred of humility, the CEO of LUXY continued, "it's about time somebody introduced a filter to weed out low-income prospects by neighborhood. The couple met at her apartment, where the casual encounter soon turned violent. Witz, 22, became aggressive, tearing her clothes, and raping her as she begged him to stop.
Afterward, he made her delete all the text messages they exchanged, and forced her to bathe while he watched. I did not rape you. I got to get out of here. Enter dating website Simple Pickup.