Stigma of online dating
“We’re not embarrassed because we’re not the only ones doing it.
Everybody’s doing it.” “I’m just in it for shits and giggles,” said See, a sporadic Tinder user.
We asked 100 students, selected randomly at locations including the bus loop, the Irving K.
Barber library, the Woodward’s building and the SUB, about their use of, and attitudes toward, online dating sites and dating apps.
“It’s way more lighthearted.” Apps like Grindr and Tinder are often accused of being hookup apps.