(Frankly, this was sometimes a relief.) I had officially expired.
Being the right age, size and in some cases ethnicity or race affects how many messages you receive or how many responses you get to the messages you send.
And as in the real world, where dating relies on a set of gendered expectations — from who talks first to who pays — a lot of women still don’t feel comfortable messaging men, and sometimes men are turned off if you message them first.
This is not the first time we’ve heard about a startup founder accused of sexism or sexual harassment, nor is it the first time we’ve heard of women navigating sexism in the tech world at large.
But Wolfe’s suit felt uniquely ironic, given Tinder’s female-friendly repute.
Of the 41 million people who date online, approximately 47 percent are female.