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Awkward-looking people have better luck on dating sites
Or, at least, people that some people find awkward-looking. A new study suggests that men and women who are universally found attractive — the Brad Pitts of the world — get fewer messages than men and women considered gorgeous by some and odd-looking by others. People are more likely to reach out to someone if they think there will be less competition — or so the theory goes. In any case, getting your dating-profile pics professionally Photoshopped is probably a bad idea.