Webb’s takeaway: you can’t blame the algorithms. But people do lie when they answer questions put to them by online dating services.
The sad truth: They do! A lot. See: How one man became the perfect match for 30,000 women on OKCupid
What does that say about the relationship our modern society has developed with bullshit?
Oh, well, we might just look at U.S. politics to answer that question… (I hope the “Millennial” generation’s political movement will keep on growing to change that despite the regular defeats to be expected along the way. Let’s hope they have the stamina. But I digress.)