Ah, spring, a season defined by tax-related meltdowns, allergies, cute baby animals and wicked weather. Sure, most people are familiar with the “big” virtual meet markets like e Harmony, Match.com, OKCupid and, um, Craigslist but there are hundreds of dating websites out there that cater to romance-seekers with decidedly more specialized interests, values and physical attributes. And since this is 2011, by “come out to play” we mean log on to online dating websites in search of friends, flings and serious relationships. Spring is also the season when pulses start racing and libidos start pounding and those eligible bachelors and bachelorettes emerge from winter hibernation and come out to play. Sorry — we were distracted by that fine-looking specimen that just passed by.Below, you’ll find eight dating and personals websites that we found to be weirdly specific or just flat-out weird.So if you’re on the prowl this spring for the 6-foot-5 horseback-riding, Crohn’s disease-suffering objectivist Trekkie of your dreams, then keep on reading. Farmers Only They say: “When I looked for sites for farmers online dating, I found sites that claimed to cater to farmers, ranchers, and country dwellers, but the majority of postings seemed to be from people living in big cities. Just looking at the postings, they sure didn't look like farmers to me!
I was so upset I was shaking like Shelley Duvall in The Shining,”.
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Online dating use among 55- to 64-year-olds has also risen substantially since the last Pew Research Center survey on the topic.
Today, 12% of 55- to 64-year-olds report ever using an online dating site or mobile dating app versus only 6% in 2013.