This is what it would be like to date a social network

if websites dated


‘Are we really not gonna talk about how cute this kid is?’

Combine the awkwardness of a first date with how much we hate social networks like Twitter and Facebook, and you have Emma Blackery trying to navigate the world of dating while being hounded by the very aspects of the social media that we despise the most.

Blackery’s latest video imagines what it would be like to go on dates with social networks. As she discovered, these sites are more persistent than ever when romance is involved. No, Google+, we still don’t want to use you.

Screengrab via emmablackery/YouTube

Michelle Jaworski

Michelle Jaworski

Michelle Jaworski is a staff writer and the resident Game of Thrones expert at the Daily Dot. She covers entertainment, geek culture, and pop culture and has brought her knowledge to conventions like Con of Thrones. She is based in New Jersey.