World of warcraft better for singles than dating sites
Do you play online games with your significant other?
I actually felt the same way about it until I undertook a research project a year and a half ago that led me to join 18 different dating sites, going on a date with a girl from each one.
Smug marrieds (the term, as well as the term “singleton”, belongs to Helen Fielding but is so appropriate) can feel even more smug about having married their high school sweetheart at the age of 18 (because, you know, EVERYONE was attracted to other people and had a sweetheart in high school!
…there were a total of 2 remotely attractive guys at my high school and I was too shy to talk to either of them) and other singletons can feel satisfaction in the fact that, no matter how hard they fail, there’s always someone failing harder.
My guildie Redhawks wrote a post about dating as a Wo W player a few days ago.
I’ve always found the stereotype of the Wo W player who can’t find a girlfriend (or boyfriend!