Way back before Ok Cupid was bought by they would do fantastic, fascinating and fun Ok Cupid Labs posts where they'd analyze their internal data and do really cool - and often helpful, controversial - writeups about the results.
It's pretty easy to tell: They send the same message over and over, often with the same link.
But there's a type of dating site scam that's far trickier to spot, and the people who operate it claim to be making thousands of dollars every month fooling vulnerable men.
Millward decided to put this to the test by making ten fake profiles to see what kind of results he'd get based purely on superficiality.
Keep in mind that Millward's experiment is hetero-focused, and "attractiveness" can be pretty subjective. The judges were not too far off in guessing the attraction habits in the Ok Cupid pool used for the wider United States - though I do wonder who the real people are and how they'd feel if they found out about the results...
We'll keep the cams live for a few more days for possible sightings.
The owlets ate well last night, and PNoob ate from the remaining rabbit c.
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We'll keep the cams live for a few more days for possible sightings. Boomerang owlet flew to the Juliette balcony & returned: -pm. Mr T delivered prey twice last night; Altera made 4 deliveries.
Stay tuned to see if we hear the owls tonight and/or possibly see any of them. Boomer got first dibs on the rabbit; PNoob continues to vocalize begging squawks. T was at the nest a fourth owl flew by the nest balcony. Primo is dashing on and off the nest and has been seen on a roof across the street. Mr T delivered prey twice last night; Altera made 4 deliveries. Primo returned to the nest at pm Saturday, and is still cuddling with PNoob as of pm.
Reality) just posted the results of his newest project: Ok Cupid on Trial: A 4-month Online Dating Experiment Using 10 Fictional Singletons.