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I can see him now, dirty blond hair gleaming in the sunshine, out in a field chewing on a piece of wheat. Like the fact that they respect women is not just lip service they use to get laid.
A wise man once told me, 'A man is someone who shows his emotions, a coward is someone who hides them.' It has never failed me and has brought me great success." How beautiful.
Think his online dating profile sounds too good to be true?
Related: The #1 Thing Men Do On A First Date That Immediately Turns Women OFF While I probably will not ask any of these guys out (because most of them live in rural New Jersey and I'm a Brooklyn girl), viewing their profiles really helped me remember the qualities I truly want in a mate.
Integrity, kindness, a desire to provide for a family he loves, and most of all, a healthy need for emotional intimacy.
The UW/Cornell study found women and men subtract 8.5 and 1.5 pounds, respectively, on average.
There's reason to be suspect: Most people are dishonest on dating sites.In fact, a study conducted by researchers at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and Cornell University found that 80% of online daters lie about their height, weight or age.
OKCupid is also a dating site, a lot like Match actually, but best known for: Being slightly cooler. "Advertising-based category" is code for "also pays to acquire users," "does not grow organically" and "not a social network." See, despite the undeniable fact that the social era has arrived -- mutual friends, followers, first-degree connections, APIs -- the dating sites wallow in primordial username soup (so that's where you've been hiding, nycprince03! Usernames are why dating sites can't grow on their own, like social networks. They added 5.4 million paying members in 2009 and 6.9 million of them in 2010. Which brings us back to the OKCupid acquisition, which I predict will to have the rejuvenating effect of a spray tan, which should be cause for concern. Guess how much Grindr spent to acquire over 1 million users across 180 countries in less than two years? That's the one place you don't want your friends, or your partner, or your family to join you. Outgoing CEO and Diller successor Greg Blatt says they're one of the biggest advertisers on Facebook. (Debatable.) Match's attempts were cosmetic at best because usernames are in direct conflict with the social graph. In fact Barry Diller says Match just can't get enough of Facebook ads.Photos and activities are better gauges of how in shape your fellow onlie dater is (although as you'll soon see, be careful there as well).As for you, while it can be tough to decide if you're "average" or have "a few extra pounds," you have more to lose by leaving this section blank than by choosing whatever you think is closest.One of the many types of men I have always thought would make a great match for me is a nice southern boy, the kind who looks hot in a plaid shirt, plays guitar, and loves his mama more than sweet tea. I saw words like "honest" and "easy-going."Farmers really like to describe themselves as gentlemen, it seems, and though I'm not entirely sure what that means in this day and age, I felt like all of these guys were safe.