Red Flag 1: Empty or Negative Profile How many times have you clicked on someone’s profile and read “will fill this in later” or “ask and I’ll tell you”?
A lot of people can’t be bothered to write a few words about themselves, let alone give you a glimpse into who they are.
After my divorce, I spent five years online dating.
In the process, I learned how to avoid dates with relationship issues.
Then the daughter became ill and had to be hospitalized.
When Morrison suggested that her suitor put his daughter on a plane to get better medical attention at home -- and even offered to pick the girl up at the airport -- a new crisis struck.
Run.] b) "Your actions indicate that you are not as into me as I am to you." [Run. People Who Spout Technicalities: If someone starts a phrase with "technically," yell, "liar, liar, pants on fire! "Technically" indicates the beginning of a lie, however small. Horn Tooters: Those who feel the need to toot their own horns are probably tooting it because no one else will. That way, you can see if all teeth are present and accounted for.
If you’re single, you’ve most likely tried online dating. Problem is that, unfortunately, many people by nature aren’t honest.
But there’s one challenge, it’s online, so, you don’t always get to see the whole picture, only the one the others want you to see.
But Vondie Lozano, licensed marriage and family therapist, has some other not-so-obvious flags to add to the list.
Self-description: If the user name or headline is weird, overtly sexual or otherwise inappropriate — Bangyourdaddy, 69Reasons — you can stop there, says Trish Mc Dermott, a founding team member of