Why is on line dating so difficult

For an activity undertaken over such a long period of time, dating is remarkably difficult to characterize.

Every man and woman online still has criteria that must be met by people who want to date him or her, and every guy and girl is still in direct competition with every other person of their gender…

Even worse, you’ve been ghosted so many times your bros have started calling you Casper.

You’re totally over Tinder and whichever other dating app it was that you tried last week.

Women who've drummed up the nerve to put themselves out there, quantifying their likes and dislikes into neat little boxes to attract someone to love or sleep with or just have a drink with, are subject to sexual harassment and maltreatment that's difficult to fathom if you haven't experienced it firsthand.

Perhaps armed with this knowledge, one male Redditor attempted to see exactly what women go through when engaging in online dating.