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mircea_popescu: so this okcupid thing has a thing where you answer premade questions (apparently there was a feature to add questions but they scuttled it silently, over time). leaving aside the questions are almost universally fucking dumb,
mircea_popescu: now i gotta make an okcupid acct, see what the fatties are like.
mircea_popescu: ben_vulpes match.com, plenty of fish, okcupid tinder and the rest of the lesser known implementations of the social media dating scam are all owned by iac. ☟︎
mircea_popescu: http://log.bitcoin-assets.com/?date=23-10-2015#1306346 << the only reason it is "profitable", i suspect, is because a shy socially inept guy like the author couldn't pay enough in okcupid fees to ever get laid, otherwise. ☝︎
BingoBoingo: ABout the shooter: "He looks collectively like every fat weird androgynous man who has contacted me on OkCupid." https://voat.co/v/fatpeoplehate/comments/556926/2670308
trinque: there's also OkCupid if you want the pretense of personality involved
mircea_popescu: jurov guy made a reddit post complaining about how okcupid canned his acct.
cazalla: he actually took a few days off of okcupid because of it.. "Naturally, I reported that conversation for abusive behaviour and I took a break from the site for a few days because frankly I was not expecting that and was a bit shaken from the experience."
mircea_popescu: anyway, the differences between me and justusranvier dude are amusing. fetlife vs okcupid, the locus of butthurt, etc.
cazalla: i guess women don't want to hear libertarian shit on okcupid
assbot: How OkCupid scammed me for 0.1687626 BTC : Bitcoin ... ( http://bit.ly/1IekYSz )
cazalla: http://www.reddit.com/r/Bitcoin/comments/340jox/how_okcupid_scammed_me_for_01687626_btc/ dat username lol
BingoBoingo: ryan-c: You know keyservers exist in a much more user friendly form than that abomination make by the okcupid people
mircea_popescu: but good for the sheeple to find out that okcupid and tinder are owned by the same thing.
mircea_popescu: <BingoBoingo> Related: We just detected that you’re now among the most attractive people on OkCupid. << Profile picture is a Llama. Not metaphorically or anything. Picture is actual shaggy Llama. << ahahaha wut.
BingoBoingo: asciilifeform: Nah. Bitcoin accepting merchant "Okcupid". Simply probing a data aggregator that happens to accept BTC.
BingoBoingo: Related: We just detected that you’re now among the most attractive people on OkCupid. << Profile picture is a Llama. Not metaphorically or anything. Picture is actual shaggy Llama.
assbot: From okcupid (just to also shoot down my own insistence about how good it is!) I - Pastebin.com
Shakespeare: " the most troubling soundbite arises when Goldman asks if OkCupid would consider bringing in an ethicist to vet the experiments.
mircea_popescu: We selected 526,000 OkCupid users at random and divided them into groups by their (self-stated) race. We then took all these people's profile essays (280 million words in total!) << ok this makes me fucking curious.
mircea_popescu: ( http://blog.okcupid.com/index.php/gay-sex-vs-straight-sex/ sauce)
mircea_popescu: this okcupid stuff is a goldmine. "Another inquiry that had unexpected results: we asked 252,900 straight people have you ever had a sexual encounter with someone of the same sex?". men : 7% did and enjoyed it ; 6% did and didn't enjoy it ; 5% didn't but would like to try. women : 26% did and enjoy it ; 7% didn't enjoy it ; 18% would like to try it.
mircea_popescu: ahahahaah okcupid blog links their competitor as sausageparty.com
assbot: Okcupid shenanigans: General intelligence questions | Azelphur's Blog.
ThickAsThieves: would a true buddhist have an okcupid profile?
ThickAsThieves: of the type of person that would fill out okcupid profiles
mircea_popescu: dude i'm having an on again / off again relationship with okcupid and it's official bl'og.
mircea_popescu: "The official blog of OkCupid.com. Shows trends and insights into it's online dating network."
Azelphur: and okcupid has intelligence questions
assbot: Voicing okcupid.com for 30 minutes.
[\\\]: !up okcupid.com
JorgePasada: All my friends keep trying to get me on OkCupid
ThickAsThieves: shoulda bought okcupid
mircea_popescu: o, you're from X company ? so you're too stupid to live, right, just like the geniuses that founded okcupid, facebook, whatnot.
asciilifeform: co-founder of OkCupid and Keybase
asciilifeform: co-founder of OkCupid and Keybase
asciilifeform: '...co-founder of OkCupid and Keybase.'
ThickAsThieves: "We are averaging 10,000 new customer sign-ups a day, and are now working with over 16,000 merchants including OkCupid, Khan Academy, and Reddit, who use Coinbase to accept bitcoin. "
Bugpowder: thats from his OKcupid profile
Bugpowder: okcupid.com is now accepting bitcoins
dub: based on the one photo on okcupid