Have you ever Googled your date?

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Have you ever Googled your date?
Tue, 04-09-2013 - 1:26pm

The following article has some good reasons NOT to do this, athough the author fully admits that she has done it in the past: 

On top of that, Googling someone can provide you with a false idea of who they actually are. When you base your entire assumption of a person off of a few Google results, the impression you get is so unlikely to be representative of what the person is like face-to-face, or more importantly, what your chemistry is like.

If you decide to do some searches on your date, the article also contains some great tips on how to go about it successfully, here is the link:


Have you ever Googled a date?  Did the online results match up with their personality when you met?