“Sometimes guys are afraid, too.” And with the advent of dating apps such as Bumble, which require women to make the first move to avoid online harassment, it’s not only common for women to initiate a date, it’s increasingly expected.
“While sitting there, I scrolled past an article for a man wanted for raping a 17-year-old and it had his face.” Graham said in that moment, she remembers asking herself, “how can I get away from him as fast and casually as possible?
” Graham explained how her potential “date from hell” changed her perception about online dating. “You definitely don’t know people by their online personalities and it’s easy to keep a persona on social media,” she added.
Howard also said the woman kicked his vehicle and when his brother-in-law attempted to break the $100 bill, it was counterfeit.
“I had gone on dates before that always went decent.
Apps such as Tinder have spoiled us for choice and made it OK to be dating multiple people at once.