Stories of online dating

"My OK Cupid date was a college senior home for break.I was the one who drunkenly suggested having sex in a public bathroom.Hiding behind your computer screen in safety and the comfort of your own home is so much easier than dragging yourself out a club or bar trying to be a friendly, personable person.

He asked her before picking her up how long she intended to live at home and her response was Well, Im 14, so …To make matters worse, he continued, saying, Can you imagine if I had had sex with her? Why is that even a thing that might have happened?!

I had not changed my location settings or my age settings from the default, so Matt kind of snuck in there, because there's a 13-year age difference and we lived 50 miles apart.

So we got a match, but neither of us was really taking it seriously.

Dating apps: Can't live with them, can't live without them.

But seriously, sometimes things go so wrong—like endless date with a cringe-worthy guy wrong—that you can't help but wonder why you're on the app in the first place.