But in analyzing our findings, we discovered another story: Large numbers of single Americans are not actively looking for relationships and even significant numbers of those looking for partners are not that active on the dating scene.
At first glance, the survey results suggest ample targets for Cupid among American adults.
“Oh shit, it’s a checkpoint,” he said, inclining his head toward some traffic cops in brown uniforms. I rummaged through my purse, realizing that I’d left my passport in the hotel for safekeeping. As he resumed his narration, I recalled something he had told me earlier.
Yasser looked behind him to see if he could reverse the car, but had no choice except to proceed. “It’s a lot easier to be gay than straight here,” he had said.
High-tech dating apps and social media have enabled countless men to expand their circles of friends and lovers in settings that are hostile to any overt trace of homosexuality.The suspect told police he considered homosexuality to be evil.More recently, bloggers and activists raised concerns about how the popular dating app Grindr could be used to pinpoint a user's exact location — even a user living where gay sex is outlawed.Watch the president’s speech live, which is scheduled to begin around a.m.EST: We recently asked you to support our journalism. You have encouraged us in our mission — to provide quality news and watchdog journalism.