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Dating is a tricky place. Whether it's online, blind, or a witty pick up line at the bar, the ways to start that dance are nearly endless. Unfortunately, some people still don't manage to navigate its nuances, and end up a lesson what not to do.

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Guy's Girlfriend Cosplays As Elsa, Kids Think She's Actually Elsa, Magic Ensues

Man oh man, it sounds like a blossoming business opportunity was missed out by the girlfriend in this equation. She could've picked up a nice extra wad of cash if she'd but played into showing up for some kids' birthday parties. Instead though, she opted for a pretty entertaining decision to really double down on convincing the kids that she was actually Elsa. Always fun to troll some grumpy parents while you're at it too. 

Guy's girlfriend cosplays as Elsa, kids actually think she's Elsa, they crash the birthday party.
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Guy Makes Rupi Kaur Poems Out Of Girlfriend's Sleep Talk Sentiments

If you've ever dated/are married to someone who sleep talks, you've likely had your bouts with spontaneous interruptions throughout an otherwise peaceful night in dreamland. The best part about sleep talking is that it usually makes zero sense when compared to what's actually going on in the world. It's like this shining insight into just how different the world of dreams and our waking existence could be. Anyways, this dude decided to make the most out of his girlfriend's sleep talking by turning her various sleep talking musings into Rupi Kaur poems. Pretty clever stuff. 

Guy decides to make Rupi Kapur poems out of his girlfriend's various sleep talking sentiments.
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Funny, Immature, And Downright Shameless Tinder Wins And Fails

This modern era has played host to a wealth of equally ridiculous dating apps. There's something about dating apps that just effortlessly manages to inspire people to act a fool. Maybe it's because so much of the time people never actually planning on meeting one another in real life. So, the pickup lines are unleashed with a truly reckless abandon. Perhaps you'll end up sticking some of these in your back pocket for the next time that you want to take a conversation down a weird rabbit hole. Check out some more wild moments from the world of Tinder over here.

A collection of funny moments from Tinder users.
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People Share Their Reality Dating Show Insider Knowledge

It shouldn't come as surprise that so called "reality" television is scripted and often fortified with liquor and actors to drum up the drama. And people involved have to sign so many NDAs that it can be difficult to get the scoop. A peak behind the production veil can result in disenchantment or sobering confirmation depending on your opinion of the genre. But hey, that's the true nature of what reality and game show tapings are like.

people's stories of what reality dating tv shows are like
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As far as wildly petty revenges go, TikToker @kristinamakescontent might've just shot right to the top of the petty revenges leaderboard. The fact that she's kept this whole thing up for five years is pretty surreal. By "thing" we mean that she's been using her ex's email whenever she wants to sign up for a free trial opportunity. Hopefully the dude just deactivated his email or made a new one. Also, hopefully she just decides to move on. The actual longevity of this petty revenge is what has people divided. Like sure, it's funny for a while, but at what point is it time to just forget about each other? 

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AskReddit Thread: Reasons People Noped Out Of Relationships

In this modern era with its wealth of dating apps, there are an unfortunate number of people that end up finding themselves seated across the table from waking nightmares that aren't at all like the people they presented themselves as on their dating profiles. If anything, an informative AskReddit thread like this can be helpful in terms of showcasing the red flags to keep a wary eye out for when you're dipping your toes in the dating pool. For another AskReddit list with a similar theme, check out this post about the embarrassing times that people missed obvious hints

Reasons that people noped right out of their dates.
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Choosy Beggar Asks Guy On Dating Site For Free Ride

Of course the stereotypical choosy beggar falls back on the seemingly automated, rude response. This definitely isn't the first time that a cheap and shameless choosy beggar has tried to use a dating app to score a free ride, and we're sure it's not going to be the last time. There are tons of people that frequent these different dating sites that are just trying to score free stuff. You've just got to keep a watchful eye out for the signs, and then, maybe you just don't care. 

A dead end dating profile ends up begging a dude for a ride after 2AM.
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Inventive Ways People Would Ruin Dates In 5 Seconds

In case you ever find yourself suffering through a date that you can't find a good reason to be a part of anymore, then these devilishly inventive ways to ruin a date in under five seconds might come in handy. Sometimes, you just need to hit the eject button on a date as soon as possible for your own good. Are there more graceful ways to go about the process than what we have here? Of course, but to each their own. 

A collection of inventive ways that people would ruin dates in under 5 seconds.
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Twitter Thread: Men of Middle Earth as Bad Exes

People live to talk about Lord of The Rings, be it discussions on Boromir's death, or this tumblr thread on Elvish dialects. Ever watch the Lord of The Rings Trilogy and think "I wonder if Gimli is a bad boyfriend?" Well let there be less ambiguity about those thoughts with this handy guide. Like real life, everyone has their quirks. Basically the only thing to keep in mind is "never Denethor. Never ever Denethor. Don't you ever." For another flight of fancy into the absurd details of a fictional universe, here's how Star Wars characters would take their coffee.

Twitter thread about Lord of The Rings characters as bad exes
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Dude Endures The Mother Of All Back Spasms While On Date

Anyone who has ever enduring the profound pain that is a back spasm knows that when those strike, it's no joke. You might find yourself questioning how you're going to come out the other end of the experience alive. A decent back spasm can test you to the very depths of your soul. In this case, it sounds like the back spasm was in a league of its own. Fortunately though, the dude was able to get the medical attention they needed. And hey, they got a great, unforgettable story out of the experience. 

Dude ends up enduring the mother of all back spasms during a date.
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Tumblr User Poetically Breaks Down Fear Of Love Flickering Out Over Time

Many folks out there have experienced those relationships with partners that felt like they'd be with one another till they took their last breaths on this wild planet. And then, as can happen under the influence of time ceaselessly passing on by, the love that once blared with an unwavering strength for all to see, ends up losing its momentum. Sometimes, people just end up growing apart. That potential future can be a terrifying one to mull over, and this Tumblr user does an awfully effective job at poetically breaking down how love can wither away over time. Just proceed with caution, it might awaken the existential dread. 

If you want to pivot into some more humorous, sparkling gems uncovered from the depths of the Tumblr realm check these out

An emotional Tumblr thread about how love can flicker out over time.
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Mom Makes Adult Daughter And Boyfriend Sleep In Separate Beds

This mom decided to consult the moral judges of Reddit's AITA community to see whether or not she was in the wrong for enforcing a house rule that prevented her daughter from being able to sleep in the same bed as her partner. It sounds like the daughter didn't take too kindly to this house rule. Shocker. Then the mom insists that she's being punished by her daughter for enforcing a house rule. Honestly, it seems well within her daughter's right to not want to visit the house if she's having to deal with not being able to sleep in the same bed as her partner. 

Mom makes her adult daughter and boyfriend sleep in separate beds.
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Boyfriend's Morning Routine Wakes Up Girlfriend, Girlfriend Sleeps In Guest Room, Boyfriend Complains

It sounds like this dude is far out there when it comes to the regimen he's adopted to be successful. Like, my dude, you probably don't need to get up at 3AM to seize the day. But if you insist on doing something like that, you should probably plan for your partner who you share a room with to be a little bit perturbed. It seems like these two need to have a clarifying conversation where they're able to work out some way to meet in the middle. 

Boyfriend's early morning routine disrupts his girlfriend's sleep schedule, she sleeps in guest room, he complains.
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Weirdest Dates Men Have Ever Been On

Dating can be a risky business. Especially in this day and age. You might end up sitting across the table from someone who in no way shape or form lines up with the persona they meticulously created for their online dating profile. Seriously, these datings apps nowadays end up instigating all kinds of chaos. And of course, can't forget about the cheesy pickup lines. Oh boy, those are just running amok in the land of Tinder. Anyways, this fun thread has men describing their absolute weirdest dates. Hopefully, their stories make you feel a bit better about your own cringe-packed dates. 

Men describe the most bizarre dates that they've ever been on.
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People's Most Embarrassing Dates

This modern era with its wealth of wild dating apps has created an environment that's ripe for cringeworthy dates to break out. So terribly often people can find themselves seated across the table from someone who might as well be a completely different person from the human being that they advertised on their dating profile. If you ever find yourself seated in one of those unfortunate scenarios it's probably best to remove yourself from that environment as soon as humanly possible. Hopefully these people's stories of their most embarrassing dates make you feel better about any unfortunate dates that you've ended up suffering through. 

People describe the most embarrassing dates that they've ever been on.
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Tinder's always had a reputation for inviting all kinds of ridiculous behavior. It's a place where people go to occasionally strike up real, meaningful connections, but more often than not, just act like shameless animals that have an overwhelming propensity for dispensing extra cheesy pickup lines. So, it's fun (?) to see a little Tinder date fallout in real time. Even if it came from the ever strange land of TikTok, and specifically from TikToker @sarah_updike