Dating App “Success Stories” Get Too Much Goddamned Credit

Shani Silver
8 min readJul 20, 2021

All the couples you know can’t make up for all the crap you take.

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Every now and then, I lose my shit. I see someone publicly ranting and moaning about the perils of online dating, and I physically cannot prevent myself from pointing out the obvious: If you’re single, dating apps are optional. (If you’re married, dating apps are off-limits, but it’s not like that’s…