Xkcd creepiness dating age
But with the threat of dying alone looming so imminently, society could restructure to try to enable as much eye contact as possible.
Man points to a chart Text on chart: Standard creepiness rule: Don't date under (Age 2 7) Man: I did some analysis of this with the Census Bureau numbers just last weekend. Warning: this comic occasionally contains strong language (which may be unsuitable for children), unusual humor (which may be unsuitable for adults), and advanced mathematics (which may be unsuitable for liberal-arts majors).If everyone used the system for eight hours a day, seven days a week, and if it takes you a couple seconds to decide if someone’s your soul mate, this system could—in theory—match everyone up with their soul mates in a few decades.(I modeled a few simple systems to estimate how quickly people would pair off and drop out of the singles pool.If you want to try to work through the math for a particular setup, you might start by looking at derangement problems.) In the real world, many people have trouble finding any time at all for romance—few could devote two decades to it.So maybe only rich kids would be able to afford to sit around on Soul Mate Roulette.]]