Love lies and the science of online dating
Nev makes it plain and simple: the power of the keyboard is now mightier than the sword."―Matthew Segal, founder of Our Time.org"IN REAL LIFE is so much more than a book about online dating.
It would have been great too have a checklist for people to go down if they want to find out of their "friend" is a catfish. I bought this for research for the psychology behind those who catfish. But Nev goes beyond that to get you thinking about loving yourself and looking at your own sometimes destructive if not at least distracting social media habits.
He reveals his weaknesses and mistakes honestly to show that we can all change for the better.
What better person to write about being on social media than Nev?
This is the first book that I read the introduction (I already knew how Nev got catfished) but I kept reading and got hooked.
This week’s Freakonomics Radio episode is a rebroadcast of the episode “What You Don’t Know About Online Dating” (You can subscribe to the podcast at i Tunes or elsewhere, get the RSS feed, or listen via the media player above.