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You ever meet someone, man or woman, romantic or platonic, real or fake, that makes you feel bad for having standards?
In 2012, 34 percent more women than men graduated from American colleges, and the U. Department of Education expects this gap to reach 47 percent by 2023.
The imbalance has spilled over into the post-college dating scene.
How About We announced its move into media today with the acquisition of Nerve.com, a blog exploring issues of love and sex.
will become one of four online publications in How About We’s new media network along with The Date Report — How About We’s existing “news” site for dating, love, and ‘singledom’.
Here’s the thing: This surplus of women is not just “perceived” but very, very real.
"It depends on how rapidly or slowly things progress." Joan Allen, a relationship expert, finds that baby boomers are far more likely to wait to have sex than younger daters.
"Especially among older people who went through the sexual revolution, with maturity they realize there are emotional consequences for getting involved in a sexual relationship," says Allen, author of Celebrating Single and Getting Love Right: From Stalemate to Soulmate.
According to the singles whom Allen has encountered, boomers generally play by far different dating rules than young, 20-something daters.
"I spoke with a young man in his early to mid-20s who told me that if he didn't have sex on the first or second night, he'd move on to the next person," she recalls.