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Rudder looked at millions of OKCupid interactions between 20, involving more than 25 million people, and charted out the racial and gender preferences he found.To do this, he studied how people rated potential dates in Quick Match, a feature that shows you profiles one at a time and asks you to rate them on a scale of one to five or skip them.And no, preferring to date someone of a particular race isn’t in itself racist.“Beauty is a cultural idea as much as a physical one, and the standard is of course set by the dominant culture,” Rudder writes.This may be because we're too attached to our gadgets and steeped in our inner worlds. As writer Jeff Reifman wrote in 2015, "Straight flirting seems dead in Seattle."Did it ever thrive? more So many men Reifman also wrote that according to the 2010 Census, there were 119 single men for every 100 single women in Seattle -- and in Bellevue, it was 144 men.
less Tech bros Of course we've always had geeks here from Microsoft and Boeing.
Using suggestions from staffers, readers, and thinkpieces from locals, we explore some of the ...
more Tech bros Of course we've always had geeks here from Microsoft and Boeing.
And it's not just because of people working in tech - gentrification of all kinds and increasing rent and property values make Seattle hospitable to ever fewer types of people.
less Big block of tech bros As the tech industry continues to funnel people into Seattle, it waters down the dating pool here.