Weird dating trends
Instead of interacting with the people around her, she chose to search for a companion elsewhere online.
I wondered to myself, is this what online dating has done to us?
On her screen, images of men appeared and then disappeared to the left and right, depending on the direction in which she wiped.
I felt a deep sense a rejection -- not personally, but on behalf of everyone at the bar.
The reason I do it is simple: I believe my life to be so fabulous that it can’t possibly be contained in six images.
It also helps with the eventual social media stalking that happens.
One minute he looks like Mariah Carey’s equally fabulous twin and the next thing you know, he’s embracing his natural beauty. Even though Patrick is one of the top beauty gurus on You Tube, he still keeps it real online with his relatable video posts, authentic reviews, and charming personality. For Patrick, everything has come full circle — from buying a foundation from MAC with his own hard-earned money to getting products from the iconic brand sent to him!Not to mention, he gets to attend meet and greets in MAC stores.He’s living his dream, and we couldn’t be more inspired.In fact, I have (at last count) seven men in my Instagram followers who fall into this category.And I know I’m not the only person this happens to — a handful of friends and coworkers have confirmed that this is normal behavior. I, and many other people, put our Instagram handles in our profiles.
Is it creating a new reality in which people actively avoid real-life interactions?