It’s a joke and, as we all know, people like people who make them laugh. I can fix your computer, landscape your backyard and probably even hotwire your car, but, for some reason, Ti Vo programming seems to elude me as well. Playing it safe is fine, but if an attractive person has dozens, if not hundreds, of options, you need to shake things up a little bit to break through the clutter. Interesting piece, which I’ll have to parse at length when I have the time…but it leads me to throw out a theory I’ve been kicking around.
Here are a few examples of unique online dating profiles.
A friend of mine has a similar formula for intro messages that goes: 1) say something specific about something you saw in the person’s profile. I’ll add that I think it’s important not to over flatter the person you’re writing to, or to make the message too much about their appearance.
Most hook up sites tell you when someone is live on their site.