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22-Jun-2017 07:37

I certainly didn’t set out to meet as many women as possible, an exhausting goal.

I much prefer spending time with old men, who put me at ease; girls frighten me, and I have been known to vomit when the prospect of romance presents itself, fraying my nerves.

That was last year, before I casually sauntered into the wide and anarchic world of online dating, overwhelming my senses with the vast number of available women in New York who were willing to meet for drinks or dinner or perhaps an afternoon walk.

It wasn’t until recently, when I stepped back to reflect on my time in the digital dating arena—a whirlwind of pretty faces and predictable interests and prosaic conversations—that I realized my lifetime date count had, like a strain of mutant amoebae, multiplied by more than sevenfold.

After a while, I got tired of explaining, over and over again, how journalists come up with story ideas—by going on online dates, of course!

He went on as many as six first dates a week for half a year, spending

After a while, I got tired of explaining, over and over again, how journalists come up with story ideas—by going on online dates, of course!

He went on as many as six first dates a week for half a year, spending $1,000 a month on his string of first encounters.

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After a while, I got tired of explaining, over and over again, how journalists come up with story ideas—by going on online dates, of course!He went on as many as six first dates a week for half a year, spending $1,000 a month on his string of first encounters.“I wasn’t looking to make a choice,” he told me, adding that he never asked a girl out again, nor did he try to sleep with any of them.If I could bend the world into another reality, I would mold it after Woody Allen’s great musical comedy But I can’t, so last summer I joined Ok Cupid, the online dating site.

,000 a month on his string of first encounters.