We collected the 13 weirdest dating books we could find, all the while shuddering at the idea of people actually reading them in search of tips for their love lives. Would you peruse any of these titles for some dating advice?
40 million people in the US have tried Internet dating, which means 40 million people have probably gone on some pretty crappy dates.
Whether it’s where I’m eating, where I’m traveling or, God forbid, something I’m buying, like a lot of people in my generation—those in their 20s and 30s—I feel compelled to do a ton of research to make sure I’m getting every option and then making the best choice.
If this mentality pervades our decisionmaking in so many realms, is it also affecting how we choose a romantic partner?
One, to find the love of his life (spoiler, he does not) and to get material for a website/book (which he does).
Anyone who uses online dating sites must read her funny, fascinating book.”—Gretchen Rubin, #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Happiness Project After yet another disastrous date, Amy Webb was preparing to cancel her JDate membership when epiphany struck: her standards weren’t too high, she just wasn’t approaching the process the right way.
Using her gift for data strategy, she found which keywords were digital-man magnets, analyzed photos, and then adjusted her (female) profile to make the most of that intel.
Not a Match: My True Tales of Online Dating Disasters is about one guy who experienced more than his fair share.
Brian Donovan, a writer and comedian whose work has appeared on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, NPR, and Chapelle's Show, has been40 million people in the US have tried Internet dating, which means 40 million people have probably gone on some pretty crappy dates.