According to Mensa, there are plenty of brainy fish in the sea: an estimated 6 million Americans are eligible to become a part of the organization which now has 57,000 members.
Super smart singles are encouraged to put their best mind forward; through July 6th, Match is inviting them to take the Mensa Home Test for to see if they qualify for this genius opportunity.
I’ve also written before about my favorite dating books, but if anyone has any other favorites, please shout ’em out in today’s comments!
) Has anyone had any luck with specialized dating sites, such as Right Stuff Dating or Good Genes (for grads of top schools)? As luck would have it I met my husband at a friend’s party at a bar (IRL! ) but I don’t regret my time on any of those dating sites, since I really felt like dating that much helped me recognize something great when I finally had it.
– what other venues do you use to find dates – e.g., memberships at museums, running clubs, church functions, other matchmaking groups, etc… At one point I was using six different dating sites (mostly trying to figure out which one fit me best), and a girlfriend and I would check in with each other every week to “report” in on how our “project” was going.
but I’ve written before about how I took dating quite seriously for about 16 months (meeting my husband around month 19).
Because intelligence is correlated with many benefits, including: higher income; sense of humor; creativity; social skills; coordination; and problem solving.
According to Match, smart is attractive: More than 80% of singles claim a partner’s equal or higher intelligence is a “must have” or “very important.” “Why do we want a smart partner?"I designed it for career-oriented, busy, professional women," Amanda Bradford says as she looks down at a device in her palm.But instead of an alarm clock that rattles off to-do list items or a hybrid baby monitor/conference call speaker, the 29-year-old's clutching her i Phone and swiping through a prototype of The League, her dating app that launches today.By prioritizing users' privacy while delivering a curated matchmaking service, the app certainly caters to high-octane, ambitious women.We’ve talked about dating a bit on this site — how to squeeze dating into your busy schedule, how to date someone who’s extremely busy, and how to date someone who is far less busy than you. ) since we talked about the actual mechanics of dating, and I thought now might be a great time to do it.
So for today’s open thread: – which are your favorite online dating sites?