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Goodbye Unattainable Abs, HELLO DADDY!

Dating Expert and Vice President of Dating.com, Maria Sullivan had this to say, “Very fit and in shape bodies are seen as ideal when it comes to attracting a partner; however, the users of Dating.com just proved that isn’t always the case when it comes to real life romances”.

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Queerbaiting – The difference between actual representation and capitalizing on it

For someone who is part of a minority group like LGBT, seeing themselves being represented in big movie franchises, popular TV series or even music is a great thing. However, often enough we see trailers with hints to queer couples or storylines, just to be disappointed when actually watching the thing. Why do producers use this tactic? And what exactly is the problem with it?

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