Game Dating & Hookup Culture
We had an extra jam-packed farewell show before we go on a one-month hiatus. Andrew Lee Miller of Match.com was first to join us, discussing the new dating app Crown. Then we got a chance to speak with Lea Rose Emery from Bustle, who shared her thoughts on dating, feminism, and hookup culture, in addition to answering listeners’ questions.
D’S DATING DISH (2:44)
The differences between how men and women fall in love
A recent study looked at how men and women fall in love, and there were some surprising results. For example, men typically say “I love you first,” but women tend to say it more often. You can find out about all the rest of what the study found out via Bustle here.
Another new dating trend
We like to keep you up to speed here at Dates & Mates, and we’ve got another slice of dating lingo to add to your vocabulary: Gatsbying. Gatsbying occurs when you put on a show on social media, but with only one special someone in mind. You can read more about it via Elite Daily here.
What makes men more attractive to women
Recently, a huge study about what women find attractive in men was conducted. Among the most desirable traits were presenting yourself as high status, growing a light beard, and playing complex music. You can read more via Science Alert here.
TECHNICALLY DATING (38:25)
We pull the best questions posted on The Textpert App and those emailed to Damona, including:
- How to feel about your parents giving your boyfriend money
- The best way to get busy at work
And many more . . .
We’ll see you in August!