Beginnings of Research taken from Lauren’s blog | “The odd thing about this form of communication is that you’re more likely to talk about nothing than something.
But I just want to say that all this nothing has meant more to me than so many somethings.” -You’ve Got Mail (1998) Ever Gotten a Date Online?
Online Dating Translationstaken from Lauren’s blog | Shared an article from Thought Catalog that translates what people actually mean in their online dating profiles.
Online Dating Advice taken from Isaac’s blog | Links to a video series based on online dating advice; speaker goes into the negatives of online dating and the issues that come of it.
The fact that people have profiles does not necessarily make the dating experience any safer.
Forever Alone Flash Mob | A student shared this in class during our project presentation.
Links to a video of an (involuntary) flash mob that consisted of guys who were stood up by online users.
Last October there was a woman drugged and gang raped by her Tinder date and his friends in Sydney.
A Dublin woman was abducted and raped after a tinder date in the city last September.