"Hanging out" and "hooking up" have replaced traditional courtship.
Back in the day — before women became more independent (thanks, women's rights movement! For the most part, dating was easier: A man courted a woman and both of them knew the end goal if courtship went well ... Now that both genders are evolving socially, dating is far more complicated. If you guys have a great time, you're both left wanting more." —Greg G." /"Please don't assume we're going to the nicest restaurant in the city because I won't take you there. Opt for something that gives you both an easy out, like lunch or a drink. We're reading an online profile, somebody writes something and we immediately judge them.We text them, and they tell us that they're watching TV, and we imagine and picture a life of just watching television 24/7.