DO YOUR POLITICS AFFECT YOUR DATING? Yes,— and your choice of presidential candidates might actually be killing your chances of getting dates, With everyone talking about the upcoming election and no end in sight, our dating coach Lisa Daily is here with some new studies on politics and your love life.
1) Who’s pickiest when it comes to politics and dating?
In a survey of over 4000 singles, Plenty Of Fish found that — Single Women Are Pickiest when it comes to politics 25% of survey respondents said they won’t date someone who has drastically different political views than their own. Surprisingly, male Trump supporters are more open to the idea of dating someone of a different political view, with 58% willing to date a Democrat. On the flip side, only 19% of Democrat women are willing to give a Republican a chance. A Zoosk survey found that a whopping 84 percent of singles stating they see no problem dating someone whose politics don’t match their own.
2) Who do daters consider to be the most attractive presidential candidates?
Singles ground Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump to be the most physically attractive candidates.
3) How can your choice of presidential candidates be losing you dates?
Only 1/3 of women surveyed by Plenty of Fish stated they would be open to dating someone who supports Donald Trump, which means that men are immediately losing access to 40% of their dating pool by supporting him.
4) What can you tell about a date by their presidential preference?
According to this year’s Single in America study, Trump supporters are more likely to drink beer (79%) , be unemployed (82%), talk about an ex (116%) ), expect sex on the first date (1104%) and have a sex tape (99%)
Clinton supporters are more likely to drink wine (129%), be gay (606%), actively seek commitment (43%), expect NO physical contact on the first date (2133%) and lie about their past number of sexual partners (102%)
5) Who’s better in bed, democrats or republicans?
The Zoosk survey also found both Democrats and Republicans agreed that Democrats are likely to be better in bed. The survey found that 55 percent of those surveyed believe Democrats have greater sexual prowess — and 23 percent of those were self-identified Republicans.
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