Short guys online dating

25-Jan-2017 23:17 by 5 Comments

Short guys online dating

My phone gave a satisfying bing as a new message from Ok Cupid.com, the ubiquitous free online dating site, popped onto the screen: "Lime Green Robot is checking you out!

Men may be less open to dating a tall woman than they think, she added.

They lined up several short men next to tall men, and asked women to choose a date.

They gave the short men exceptional résumés, including those for a doctor and millionaire venture capitalist.

David Frederick, co-author of the study and visiting professor of psychology at the University of Hawaii at Manoa, wrote in an email.

"For some women, being with a taller partner makes them feel smaller, and it is not surprising that some women prefer this given the pressure on women to be slender." Evolutionarily speaking, women may have developed a preference for taller men because of the advantages height provides in male on male competitions, he added.

"When I'm with taller guys I feel more feminine and sexy, whereas when I have been with a guy that's shorter than me, I feel Amazon-like and beastly," Hughes said.

"Which I know is absurd, but it's just the conditioning I've been accustomed to, and it's hard to break from the norm." Back in 2002, ABC News conducted an unscientific experiment to explore how willing women were to date shorter men.

Frederick's claim is in keeping with the experience of Allison Hughes, 25, a 5-foot-8 book publisher from Washington, D.

C., who found that dating shorter guys made her feel less confident.

I like Captain Planet." He claimed to be college educated, appeared to be attractive, used correct grammar, and had acceptable taste in music -- everything I usually require from an online suitor before I respond.

However, his profile said he stands at an elfish 5-foot-5, while I am an Amazonian 5-foot-10. Dare I dodge OKCupid's arrow and ignore a potential soul mate, just because of his height?

"For men, I think the cultural vision of a tall woman is a beautiful woman.

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