"There’s some consideration about, like, 'Are we just lonely, or actually into each other?'"
“Gay for pay” is nothing new, but hetero men are now using apps like Tinder and Grindr to target what they perceive to be a lucrative market.
There are much more fun ways to start—and maintain—a conversation besides "how are you holding up lol."
Both Emma and Melissa were on Tinder to find a date. Instead, they were targeted and harassed by men who turned out to be stalkers.
"If you end up with somebody through this thing, it's ride or die—this is how you find your wartime consigliere."
I've been in a wheelchair since last April, and I'm currently in a relationship – but I've often wondered what would happen if I found myself back on the market.
We had some questions for Logan Ury, director of relationship science at the popular dating app.
Sure, you can do Zoom booze-ups and not-so socially distanced walks. But COVID-19 dating often quickly fizzles out.
“Have a hobby or casual interest? Here’s why I’m better at it than you." – Every man on Hinge, ever.
After Page Six reported Affleck was on the app, he insisted he's never used it.
“When you think ‘dating app,’ you immediately think ‘sex,’ so I can see why my parents wouldn't approve of it.”