From the nearly 200,000 who responded, a population of 19,131 people were chosen, all of whom got married between 20.
Cacioppo is a scientific adviser to e Harmony, one of the largest online dating sites.
Over the course of several months of online dating, I discovered that the pool of available older women is vast and diverse (as is true of men, although perhaps to a lesser extent) and that with a little effort, a reasonably intelligent, halfway-presentable person can usually generate some interest on dating websites. We’ve survived death and divorce, raised families, managed careers and built support networks of family and friends.
And even though procreation is off the table, I picked up clear signals from the women I met online that the meter is running, so it’s best to get on with things.
Right unless it involved a few drinks followed by a half forgotten conversation?
So I hopped on the online dating train that apparently has 29 million passengers in America alone.