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Fine if you're surfing porn of a weeknight, less so if it's a live human being you expect to interact with on anything more than a temporary basis.The Big Short, the film adaptation of Michael Lewis' book of the same name about the causes of the financial crisis, opens in UK cinemas this weekend.As well as race, online dating is famous for all kinds of social faux pas. A thoughtful online dater sends a pic of their face first.) In fact my time on dating and hookup sites is notable for the fact that only one person ever indicated through his initial contact that he had in fact read to the end of my advert, and dear reader, I married him.When I was single and dating at least I didn't have to contend with the horror of people fetishising my background, but that didn't stop a breathtaking number of penis pics making their way to my inbox. The impression that online dating is like online shopping, and lists of qualities add up to the perfect mate, goes against what we all know to be true in the real world: lists of stereotypes don't work.
Hilarious if you are simply an outside observer, and probably pretty depressing if you're someone getting these messages.The difference between preference and prejudice may be a subtle one on the individual scale, but when you look at the trends, it's clearly a problem.Research from UC Davis by sociologist Kevin Lewis noted that apart from men wanting to contact Asian women, people on the whole were less than keen to make contact outside their own race.It seems the objectification is hardly limited to dating websites, though, as comedy videos like "What kind of Asian are you? It goes the other way as well, with women of all races preferring white men, apart from black women who prefer black men.Black men get low response rates when they contact other races.