We've all heard the horror stories of online dating -- married folks looking to cheat, people who are 10 years older or 50 pounds heavier than represented in their profile photo, and crude one-liners. These experiences can leave even the most optimistic of love-seekers with a bleak outlook on humanity.
A man who was not convinced that women have awful online dating experiences more than men decided to pose as a woman on a dating site, to see what sort of responses the average woman receives.
The unidentified man wrote about his social experiment on Reddit, where it's become wildly popular with close to 900 comments and over 5000 votes.
"As a guy, I wanted to know what it was like to be a woman on a dating site, so I set up a fake profile and the end result was not something I was expecting."
User OKCThrowaway22221 posted a picture of his friend (with her permission) and said he was interested in long-term and short-term dating.
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