If you had to come up with a single theory to explain his desultory love life, what would it be? His article in this month's Atlantic, "A Million First Dates," argues that online matchmaking services like OKCupid and e Harmony are so powerful that they are bound to infect us all with a collective case of romantic ADHD -- or, as he puts it, that "the rise of online dating will mean an overall decrease in commitment." The impulse to search for "an ever-more-compatible mate with the click of a mouse" will prove so intoxicating over the long term, he writes, that it could undermine the very notions of marriage and monogamy.
Of course, online dating has been around for a while now.
I've finally started to wonder if it's because my life is some sort of Never Been Kissed parody or if the fault lies with the city itself.
Maybe Portland isn't the dating mecca I dreamed it would be.
So, as far as dating is concerned, I'm about one step away from taking engagement photos with a burrito and calling it good. My high hopes and daily bus-ride marriage fantasies were quickly dashed by off-the-market married men, noncommittal fuckbois, and my own overwhelming lack of ambition.
Take, for instance, the enormous shortage of college educated men in Portland, Jacob's hometown.
hey i am a rocker and i love drawing, cooking i love animals i grew up on a farm so i can take care of a few farm animals.
so in other words i am a country rocker girl i love listening to country and rock music i .
I'm 5.6ft tall,single lady, Never being Married got No kids....