By Asia Grace. February 19, am Updated February 21, am. The authors of a new book are arguing for race-blind dating apps — and the removal of filters for race and ethnicity. A study about dating preferences along racial lines on OKCupid came to a similar conclusion: Black women had a hard time matching on dating apps, as did black and Asian men. The authors declined to publicly reveal which digital dating platform they used for their research per a data-share agreement with the website.
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They glance at you, maybe even smile for a second, then carry on with their conversation. At this point, Elizabeth Bruch , a professor of sociology at the University of Michigan, crashes in to your thought process and this news article. Yep, she says. Leagues do seem to exist. In fact, most online-dating users tend to message people exactly 25 percent more desirable than they are. Bruch would know.
New studies have shown a correlation between race-based romantic preferences and an increased likelihood of bigotry. You like guys who are athletic, funny and listen to The Smiths. Sense of humor, height, freckles, muscles, taste in movies — all of these are valid preferences.
By Ben Cost. July 2, am Updated July 2, am. In findings that will no doubt make well-endowed millennials rejoice, 8 inches is the optimal penis size when it comes to making women orgasm, according to a survey by dating site Big One. The same survey showed that climax-inducing capabilities drop off dramatically in anything bigger than 9 inches.