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No Shame in the Online Dating Game

Introducing your online lover to your friends or parents is a “holy shit” moment, right? After all, there must be something wrong if you have to find love on the Internet. Not really—according to Examiner.com, as of April 2010, 1 in 5 couples meet online. That means a whopping 20% of people find their partner though one of the many online dating sites. And keep in mind, this is only

Online Profiles Show Who Wants Rough Sex

The online dating website OKCupid asked almost 68,000 members “Is your ideal sex rough or gentle?” Then, the people at OKCupid scraped these member’s profiles for words that most correlated to each answer. Those who preferred rough sex had more dirty and emotion-laden words such as damn, ridiculous, obsessed, punk, and cynical in their profiles. And those who preferred gentle sex used words such as faithful, sincere, dining, gardening, and