In fact, according to Statistic Brain, compiled research from an MSNBC survey suggests that a whopping 40 million single folks in the U. are using online dating sites as a vehicle to find companionship. You can surf for a Friday night date while sitting behind your desk on a Monday afternoon.Dating on the internet has become a huge boost for the economy.Between the office, happy hour, and yoga class, you'd think it would be easy to find the S. So, to help you feel a little bit better about a potentially rotten date of your own, we got seven hopeless romantics to tell us about their virtual connection gone wrong. Yet, even though we know plenty of couples who wound up in a serious relationship — or got hitched — from a cyber-dating experience, not everyone is so lucky in love.I got an E-mail request to text him and meet him at one of the local casinos to listen to a band play.... I exchanged a few messages with a "man" on one of the dating sites.My Date With Debbie Downer I met a woman on-line, we chatted a bit, soon to move on to the phone. And it's been pretty lucrative so far, if you want to equate dating to a business transaction, well I've been turning quite a profit in the emotionally ... We seemed to have fairly decent chemistry so I exchanged phone numbers with him.
Started chatting to a 33 year old guy off a local New Zealand site, he seemed really polite, had a picture which I wouldn't say wa...I DID NOT *invite* him, I told him it would be cool if he came to visit when he asked me about the possibility. I sent him a pic of me and although he had sent one of himself to me, the graphics on my computer were distorted so all i saw were red, yellow, green and blue dots... His friend told me he lived alone and had custody of his 8ry old daughter.Dated him for a year when I found out that he was already living with another lady for 4 yrs.She Wanted a Relationship, but suddenly changed her mind. After a few internet dates over the years I soon realized you have to meet someone and find out if that 'spark' is there in real life before you get too carried away with flights of fancy about what the future might hold. Let's Just Go Back To Your Place and Watch a Movie? ..for the date, we did not go to the place in White Plains. I wasn't initially attracted to him, but he was so nice that I found myself dating him for almost 6 weeks before he decided to explain th... Since January is freezing, I decided this would best be done on my couch.He said that his cousin knew of a great Spanish place in the city, so that is where we went. We had chatted on the phone and through E-mail and exchanged photos. I signed on to jdate with hope and was excited to see my options. A Lot of Children, A Little Money and a Ton of Coupons!