We hear stories over drinksmothers text us anecdotes from their bank teller, we read them in the New York Times. I think I speak for the single female population over the age of 30 when I say: This. Just using the most popular dating app here. That makes 27 million people on this dating app who did not meet their partner on their first goddamned date.
The established relationship of effort-to-result is challenged in online dating in a manner that is nothing short of madness. Honestly, there are slot machines in Vegas looking at the online dating odds right now and finding them unfair.