DATING CASE STUDIES

A lesson in catfishing

Catfishing is defined as luring (someone) into a relationship by means of a fictional online persona.

“he was being catfished by a cruel prankster”

It is oh so true – You never know who you are really talking to online.  Most times, I think of catfishing as a pedophile luring in young girls, but this is not the only cases.  As I was doing research for this post, I went to a very well known dating site, registered and proceeded to make up a completely ficticious profile.  I then found a woman on a stock picture site and uploaded several of her pictures and hit the live button.  Here is what persued:

Girl #1

name:  Sarah

Occupation:  RN

looking for: dating only

 

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