Posts tagged "ok cupid"

Where The Muppets Look For Love Online

Last night on the second episode of “The Muppets,” Miss Piggy struggled with finding a date to the People’s Choice Awards and it got so bad — girl, we’ve been…

Shalewa Sharpe | September 30, 2015 - 3:00 pm

11 OKCupid Questions I’d Like To See Put Into Rotation

True facts: I’m still on OKCupid, mostly to gawk at people and to try to answer ALL THE QUESTIONS. I’ve answered 1503 of them. I’m behind.

That being…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | September 16, 2014 - 10:00 am

OKCupid Is Experimenting On/Lying To Users Now

Last weekend, I got a curious email from OKCupid. I have a profile on the site, but rarely log in and haven’t actually messaged with or gone on…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | July 29, 2014 - 9:30 am

Dater X: An Unexpected (And Surprisingly Pleasant) OKCupid Run-In

The other night when a number I didn’t recognize flashed on my phone, I decided to answer the call and was greeted with a cheerful, “Hey there, it’s Andrew.”…

Dater X 2.0 | April 16, 2014 - 12:00 pm

Here’s What Happens When You Make An OKCupid Profile That’s Actually Honest

Let’s be real, honesty terrifies people — probably more than almost anything else. We like to fill our social interactions with surface-level conversations about how we’re “doing just fine” and…

Claire Hannum | October 16, 2013 - 4:30 pm

Why Does OK Cupid Need To Know That? Its 10 Weirdest Questions Revealed

OK Cupid can be a great place to get a date. But delve too deep into the hidden corners of the online dating site, and you’re probably not going to…

Julie Gerstein | May 6, 2013 - 11:40 am

How To Be A Creep On The Internet

Reddit is known as “the front page of the Internet.” It’s where millions of people go to discuss everything. Think of it as a web of endless message boards, each…

Almie Rose | April 4, 2013 - 11:00 am

The Women Of OK Cupid Are More Superficial Than The Men

According to Christian Rudder, the co-founder of online dating site OK Cupid, women’s perception of “attractiveness” is way more warped then that of the men. In an interview following his…

Ami Angelowicz | February 15, 2013 - 11:20 am

Creepy Cupid Offers Real OKCupid Messages Turned Into V-Day Sentiments

We’ve all gotten them: creepy, totally weird, off-beat OK Cupid messages. But what if you could turn those creepster messages into hilarious V-Day cards. That’s what JESS3 did — creating…

Julie Gerstein | February 14, 2013 - 10:20 am

Would You Let OKCupid Set You Up On A Blind Date?

Most daters tend to want as much information as possible when they walk into a room to meet someone. But OKCupid is banking on the idea that information is actually…

Julie Gerstein | January 15, 2013 - 2:20 pm

The Soapbox: Stop Humiliating People For Their Sex Practices Online

For as long as we’re aware of other people’s dirty bits and sexual desires, we’re aware of how funny it can be to talk about them. My niece, for instance,…

Jessica Wakeman | December 27, 2012 - 12:00 pm

“Nice Guys Of OK Cupid” = The Scariest Tumblr Of Dudes You Never Want To Date

How do we feel about this new trend of shaming people by attaching their photos to douchey stuff they say online? I’m not arguing that some of the gents on…

Jessica Wakeman | December 21, 2012 - 1:40 pm

I Will Find My Next Boyfriend Through Juggalos On OKCupid

For a second, I was almost like, “Man, these OK Cupid profiles of Juggalos are too sad to even post.” And then I was like, “Wait! Actually, I’m a terrible…

Julie Gerstein | July 10, 2012 - 12:40 pm

The Best Of OK Cupid Enemies

For anyone who’s ever wondered what the downside to online dating is, allow me to present THIS GUY and his scary makeshift medieval weapon. And the other guys in this slideshow. And…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | June 8, 2012 - 4:00 pm

OKStupid: For Those Total Online Dating Fails

If you’ve online dated, you’ve probably gotten one or two or 17 really terrible messages from strange, socially maladjusted weirdos. Often, I’ve thought of cataloging those weird interactions in blog…

Julie Gerstein | January 17, 2012 - 1:40 pm

An Internal Monologue While Perusing Online Dating Matches

I recently started dabbling in online dating again. I like to look at profiles while I watch TV. This internal monologue reflects a hodgepodge of recent “binge sessions.”

Amelia McDonell-Parry | January 6, 2012 - 12:00 pm

Soapbox: Assorted Thoughts On That Gizmodo/OKCupid/Magic The Gathering Dating Essay

Even if you’re not a tech geek or a self-identified nerd, it’s highly possible that you’ve heard about an essay that ran on the blog Gizmodo on Monday (it’s received…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | August 31, 2011 - 12:00 pm

The TV Shows And Phrases Guys Should Mention If They Want To Attract The Ladies

OKCupid loves crunching the data on its daters. This week, they took a look at the most common words and phrases in the profiles of New York singletons. The results…

Kate Torgovnick/ | August 25, 2011 - 4:20 pm

Rough Or Gentle: How Does Your Date Like It?

This helpful guide, created with data from OK Cupid user profiles, breaks down male/ female sex styles by keywords. This should come in very handy when searching for an online…

Ami Angelowicz | April 20, 2011 - 2:20 pm