People who use dating sites are choosing matches based on criteria that are highly correlated with political preferences, and social scientists fear that will go a long way toward making us less tolerant citizens. When I met my husband, I asked him for his number, but never called.Frustrated, he Googled me and found a directory in which my email address was listed.After exchanging a few messages with Chad, he wanted to set up a time for a phone call. I was honest about who I was and what I believed in, but he didn’t seem to mind.I was hesitant because he was a staunch Republican and the founder/CEO of a company facilitating media communications for many Republican representatives in Pennsylvania, and I was a tattooed feminist and travel writing globalist with blue hair. I found his openness to my opposing world perspective refreshing and decided to see where it led. But instead he opted to put effort into being rude.I always stand for the Pledge of Allegiance and the National Anthem. When you’re young, vulnerable and impressionable, the wrong guy can be identity shattering.It happened within weeks of signing up and we just couldn't be any happier!
I laugh at the guy who told me after my father’s suicide that because he didn’t understand my emotions he “deemed them invalid”. I just celebrated my 26th birthday and started my dream job as the Social Media Director for a travel publication.I laugh because through all of that heartache I ended up with a happiness I never knew existed. It’s 7 months after an emotionally abusive relationship with an alcoholic and I’m starting to feel confident enough to play the field again.But no dating experience of mine is as preposterous as my encounter with this guy. This is the last text message I ever got from Chad, a media strategist for Republican representatives in Pennsylvania. Since I travel frequently for work, I decide to sign up for In 1999, only two percent of American singles had used an online dating service in their search for a partner, but that number has grown exponentially in the years since.You might have some online-dating deal breakers, like swiping left on anyone who mentions Nickelback or has a shirtless bathroom selfie as a profile photo.Republican Passions Republican Passions is a free dating site for conservative singles.