It’s a small world and what you share with the dating world, will most definitely be slapped across media in the real world.
Blame it on human nature, but people don't always tell the truth in their profiles.
If you're going to be stuck with a psycho for two hours during dinner, you're probably not going to know until your face-to-face and it's too late.
Ever had someone contacting you because you “look just like someone” they use to know? This story takes a look at a girl that was contacted that way and she and the guy actually started liking each other, but they lived quite a stretch apart from each other.
When they finally meet up she gets pregnant and he goes back to his life.
Meeting up with people you really don’t know a thing about is about as creepy and risky as doing a haunted house tour…
Read the full story here: This one is seriously serial.
Below are some upsetting, embarrassing, and generally terrible online dating tales SELF readers experienced IRL.
So the next time you go on a seriously awful date you'll know that you're not alone.
This guy had a friend whom he had lost contact with over the years but he had always remained close with her family.
Years later he signed up for online dating and met a not-so-memorable girl that was into things he would rather not try, i.e. After he did some digging via Facebook, he discovered that the man & woman involved in this story had been the long lost friend’s uncle & aunt and that he would never be able to look them in the eye with a straight face after seeing them dressed up, or rather down, the way they portrayed themselves.
When she was about 6 months pregnant she found out that he was in fact a serial killer that has a life sentence in prison he has to carry out.