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A used-car mogul from Utah has created either one blatantly racist dating site or one extremely calculated attempt to rile our collective outrage.
Sam Russell is the 53-year-old mastermind behind Where White People Meet, a dating site whose title explains its purpose. I dated a black woman once," Russell told the Washington Post.
Here's what you had to say: Anonymous: "One of the best boyfriends I ever had I met online." Read More: Commentary: Stop Talking About Single Black Ladies Stop Stressing Marriage and Have Fun Dating The Dating Diva on Dating Like a Pro As the talk about how difficult it is for Black women to date continues, blog "Freakonomics" is chiming in on the conversation, examining our chances of finding a match on the Web.
The post explores the response-rate, from men of all races, to messages sent by Black women on the popular online dating site
We’ve spent many years studying people in relationships and identifying the factors that make two people truly compatible.
We wouldn't go to the same bar every week to meet the same old guys.
Therefore, we shouldn't limit ourselves to one Web site when we're looking for love.
Apparently, men replied to e-mails sent by Black women less often than they did to notes sent by women of other races--even when they appeared to be a good match, based on the dating site's calculations.
"Men (including African-American men) write back to African-American women at about a 20 percent lower rate," the post reads.