online dating vs the club scene (1)

Online Dating vs The Club Scene

As a society, the United States is obsessed with dating. From television shows like the ABC Bachelor/Bachelorette series and Bravo’s Millionaire Matchmaker to the literally hundreds of online dating websites, it is a wonder anyone is single these days! Online dating has gained momentum in recent years and, according to a recent study, “1 out of 5 single people have dated someone they met on an online dating site.” However, there is some discord among singles on the relevance of online dating: those who oppose it argue it is an introverts tool in avoiding the outside world while others say it is a great supplement to enhance the chances of meeting that “special someone.” So which is better: getting out of the house to your local bar to scope out the scene or surfing the web for potential partners?
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