“I definitely assume everyone is a Republican,” Becky, a 26-year-old elementary school teacher and Democrat who dates all political persuasions, told me.
“I can’t limit my options here; I don’t have so many.” She’s not kidding.
The staff were not particularly friendly and did not appear to be well-trained in customer service.
These days, dating sites offer many opportunities to make a good first impression without the pitfalls of the dreaded “pick up.” You can be sure that the person on the other end wants to meet someone too.
With all the personalization features these sites offer and the traffic they receive, the right person is probably out there somewhere right now.
Now imagine that feeling multiplied times a tsunami and you’ll know what washed over me when called up to see if I would travel around the country going on dates to find out if location really matters when you’re looking for love.
And the bassist who insisted I listen to 10 minutes of his music while he watched me react to it.
It also offers a high level of search customization; the Mutual Match function, for example, allows you to find people who are looking for someone like you.