posted at 07:50
Author: Laura Vitto
Your states favorite word to use in online dating
In the world of online dating, there is a seemingly endless virtual line of potential dates standing outside your virtual door. Though it sometimes seems like every dating profile is the same, there are clear distinctions that separate American daters in each state from one another. Mashable asked Match.com to analyze thousands of online dating profiles from the U.S., and to offer insight into the habits and interests of daters in each state. Essentially, they broke down which words are used with relative frequency in certain states, as compared to relative infrequency in the rest of the country. Texas love its "Oil," New York loves a stimulating visit to the "Museum," and Mississippi loves "Lookin." Click on map below to see what sets daters in your state apart from the rest of the country. Have something to add to this story? Share it in the comments.

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