Only a small pool of men bothers with belts and button-downs around here.
Women wear flats on coffee dates and almost everywhere else (because cobblestone streets are hell on stilettos).
According to studies by Antonio López Gay of the Universitat Autónoma de Barcelona, the number of singles in the city is on the rise: while 80 percent of people that leave the city to settle down elsewhere live with their partner, the same is true for only 50 percent of those coming to the city.
So, for those singles with one eye out for a lasting relationship, it should be easier than ever to find a mate in the city.
And yet, as singleton Rachel from the US says, "It's slim pickings out there.
But now there is a dating site, called Where White People Meet, that aims to be as long on romance as it is short on pigmentation. I just believe it’s hypocrisy to say ‘one group can do this, but another can’t.'” The site was indeed criticized as racist by many online.
But here's one thing that's not up for debate: If white people are what you seek, you don't need to go online to find them in America. In Utah, where the site was conceived, the population is 91 percent white.
That's right, folks — if you want to find "where white people meet," get out from behind that screen and into the world! to care deeply about natural, free-range, fair-trade foods is of much more importance to many white people than what they actually put in their bodies.
Here are 17 things you need to know before you head out for that wicked-hot date in the Hub. If you're not in grad school, the person asking may pause, give a puzzled look, and contemplate their own crippling student debt before continuing the conversation.
Just resign yourself to talking about your education every time you go out.