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I felt a deep sense a rejection -- not personally, but on behalf of everyone at the bar.Instead of interacting with the people around her, she chose to search for a companion elsewhere online.Telling people you and your partner met online can seem kind of boring.Wouldn't you rather be able to share a story about how you were both reading the same obscure French novel on the New York City subway?And they found that compatibility was greater in partners after they had added those online-dating connections to that society.
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They are important today — roughly one of every four straight couples now meet on the Internet.
(For gay couples, it's more like two out of every three).
Then they simulated the connections made through online dating in each society.
The researchers calculated the strength of marriages by measuring the compatibility between two partners in a society.