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But the good news is that gender equality is at least making strides in the dating world.Fifty-nine percent of single men think that feminism "has changed the dating rules for the better," saying that dating is now safer, more enjoyable, and easier.Most single women think the rise of gender equality has made them pickier and more empowered in their dating life.Putting more outdated gender roles to bed, hetero single men are majorly in favor of women asking for their number, are the first to call after a good date initiate the first kiss, and initiate sex for the first time.Seventy-five percent of singles are turned off if you answer your phone without offering any explanation while on a date. And don't take it with you to the bathroom either — and 41 percent that's pretty rude too.Sixty-six percent will get annoyed if you text someone during a date and 58 percent don’t even want you to place your phone on the table face up. While gender equality has made significant improvements, we still have a ways to go, as evidenced by the actions (and comments) by Trump and his administration's first two weeks in office.
On the back of every pub toilet door (and believe me, I spend a lot of time in pub toilets) there seems to be a flyer for their 4th of July piss-up.Considering we're meeting so many people online instead of IRL, it makes sense that someone's online behavior holds the most weight. It's a tie between someone's social media posts and their photos.Next comes their grammar, then their teeth/smile, and next up is their outfit.While 15 percent of singles say they feel addicted to the process of looking for a date, it's Millennials who are feeling the most obsessed. While last year Pew found that five percent of Americans who are married or in a committed relationship say they met their partner online, 88 percent say they met their spouse offline.In fact, 125 percent of Gen Y are more likely to say they feel addicted to dating than older generations. But if you're curious about how singles are finding dates, Match found that 40 percent of singles have dated someone they met online, while only 25 percent met a first date through a friend.