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The site also combed through its data on successful matches, looking for the questions that best predicted which two profiles would couple up.
But 20 years later, that diverse pool of potential daters hasn’t grown broader and deeper—it’s been subdivided into stupidly specific zones.
The process started with Tinder (and later Hinge) requiring social media integration.
It’s wrong and also ineffective, because the truth is, most of us are pretty terrible at knowing what, or who, we actually want.
You might think that having a dating site for, oh, Democrats would be a good idea if you’re the kind of person who can’t fathom a Carville-Matalin match.ago, when I was hanging out at a bar after work, talking about dating—the swipes, the winks, awkward IRL meetups, and, in my case, a message from a swinger who wanted me to help him with a woodworking project in his garage while his kids were at school—a friend brought up a new site called the League. “I want to get on it.”The League, for the uninitiated, is the ivy-covered country club of dating apps, designed for people who are “too popular as it is.” There’s a rigorous screening process—“We do all that dirty work for you”—that takes into account where your diplomas come from, the prestige of your titles, and, crucially, your influence on social media.