Internet dating percentage
The results uncovered a shameful excess of dishonesty from people purportedly looking to find their one true match.
It will transform many sectors of society and the economy.How in the world are you supposed to discover your TRUE match when what is being put out there isn't true?It's as if some online daters are not hoping to have a romantic evening but rather are preparing to do battle by jousting with their noses. Do they really think that when they finally encounter their date in person, that it won't be immediately obvious that they are two cup sizes smaller, two inches shorter and 20 pounds heavier than they claimed online?Men admitted to lying about height, weight and physique in their top five lies -- behind jobs and ahead of money -- and women lied about weight, age, physique, and height, with money rounding out the top five. Most of these are lies their dates can spot in the first few seconds of seeing them.In fact, a third of those surveyed said they falsified their information so much that it prevented them from getting a second date.The only saving grace appears to be that with age comes wisdom.
On both sides of the Atlantic, the older people got, the less likely they were to be untruthful.
(Trump appears likely to lose the popular vote, which would make him only the fifth elected president to do so and still win office.) White non-Hispanic voters preferred Trump over Clinton by 21 percentage points (58% to 37%), according to the exit poll conducted by Edison Research for the National Election Pool.
Romney won whites by 20 percentage points in 2012 (59% to 39%).
Clearly the older generations understand that it's better to be accepted for who you are rather than who you wish you were.
The Internet allows us the freedom to represent ourselves in a way we wish people would see us or the way we wish we could actually be.
More than 53 percent of Americans fabricate parts or all of their dating profile details, compared to 44 percent of Britons although neither is a number to be proud of.