episode 16: why we swiped left on courtship

From arranged marriages after visits by gentlemen callers, to dating apps and hookups, the last hundred years in dating have been wild...
dating via apps

If you want to watch someone’s brain melt out of their ears, build a time machine, then send a person from 1924 to modern times and tell them to find a date. As human progress and technology kicked into exponential overdrive, even something as basic as how we meet, start relationships, and develop them underwent radical, mental whiplash-inducing changes. In this week’s episode, we trace the history of dating, courtship, and sexual revolutions, and even venture into outwardly taboo and secretive dynamics with Marcus of Secrets Of A Sugar Daddy.

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Secrets Of A Sugar Daddy Podcast
The History of Dating and Romance
11 Results from Studies About Online Dating
How We Fell Out Of Love With Dating Apps

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