Age doesn't necessarily matter when it comes to love for these Hollywood May-December romances. Katherine Schwarzenegge r, 29, married year-old "Avengers: Endgame" star Chris Pratt in a low-key ceremony on June 8. The two had been engaged since January, and were reportedly dating for many months before that. The couple shared matching posts to their Instagram accounts after their wedding ceremony. Both called it "the best day of our lives" and said they feel "nothing but blessed.
Skip navigation! In our series Keep The Receipts , we track the extravagant costs of everyday living, as well as the less-common expenses tied to other life moments. Next, we talked to a woman who spent roughly one-third of that on dating in the same timeframe. We also spoke to a woman who moved across the country , from New York to Los Angeles. Today, we talk to a non-monogamous medical resident in his early 30s who went on nearly 25 dates across 30 days.
But perhaps the motliest part of this crowd is the ever-growing group of year-old single guys. If you want a case study in humanity, year-old single guys have pretty much all the bases covered. The Total Package is smart—he went to a top college. The Total Package is an athlete, a musician, and an avid traveler. Yes, the woman fit for The Total Package will be the ultimate icing on his cake of perfection.
Digital technology and smartphones in particular have transformed many aspects of our society, including how people seek out and establish romantic relationships. When we first studied online dating habits in , most Americans had little exposure to online dating or to the people who used it, and they tended to view it as a subpar way of meeting people. Today, nearly half of the public knows someone who uses online dating or who has met a spouse or partner via online dating — and attitudes toward online dating have grown progressively more positive. Online dating use among to year-olds has also risen substantially since the last Pew Research Center survey on the topic.