It happened. It happened again. And to a twenty one year old who grew up trusting and navigating the internet! For arguments sake, let’s all take a lesson in matters of the heart from poor Manti Te’O. Once again, the girl’s name, looks and well, entire life was a lie. Nothing was what it seemed to a young man looking for love in all the wrong places. Most on-line dating sites rely on what’s called an “exclusive” process and they use “exclusive” algorithms to find romantic matches based on a variety of demographics. All the while “exclusively excluding” any real human value and instinct. Guess science really missed the mark for Lala and Manti on this one.
What strikes us most here at Single Atlanta about the latest online dating scam is how [Read more...]