Love in Bits

Stories from the World of Online Dating

Christian Rudder of OKCupid.com describes how he knows everything about what kind of lover you are. Aaron Henkin of WYPR’s The Signal reads a sample of the OKCupid Love Personality Types. Eric Herot flies down to Missouri to meet a Bajoran he met on a Star Trek simming board. Christina H meets up with some dude from craigslist. Bitch PHD describes the gender dynamics of an Adult Friend Finder chatroom. Christian Rudder explains how to tell if a boy likes you. Adam Conover of sketch comedy group Olde English discovers that girls really like to be told they’re secret agents. And finally, Christina’s leaves a businessman from Israel very frustrated.

Produced and edited by Nick van der Kolk + Adrianne Mathiowetz.

Playlist (in order of appearance)
Title – Artist – Album

Glue of the World – Four Tet – Pause
Feeling Fine – Sharpshooters – Choked Up
Folium – John Zorn – Film Works V (Tears of Ecstasy)
A Mother – Herbaliser – Blow Your Headphones
La Jetee”” – Isotope 217 – The Unstable Molecule
Jetty – Tortoise – TNT
Indie – Aarktica – No Solace in Sleep
Honey – Tosca – Suzuki
Kim Hiorth√ły
One Day in My Garden – Amon Tobin – Bircolage
Jezebel – Zeena Parkins & Ikue Mori – Phantom Orchard
Tired of Being Alone – Al Green – Gets Next to You

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