New City – New Start

Match.com has gone. POF has gone. And although I’m still single, I’m relieved that my junk inbox is no longer filled with constant notifications of blokes ‘winking’ at me or wanting to ‘meet me’. All in all, the absence of my profile on these sites is making me a less irritated person to be around…

‘Who knows what a date might lead to…?’

This is the strapline Match.com use for their TV advert. It features a young male and female prancing around cornfields, making crop circles, akin to those in Signs: Aside from the obvious issue that I wouldn’t class making crop circles as a viable first date, and this activity is totally impractical in England, what the…