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Jokey Tinder pages are destroying the world-wide-web (and online dating sites, for instance)

It’s Viral Marketplace Crash week on Mashable. Join us we just can’t quit as we take stock of the viral economy and investigate how the internet morphed from a fun free-for-all to a bleak hellscape.

I remember the halcyon days associated with internet whenever jokey Tinder profiles elicited an authentic chuckle.

Days past are gone.

Six years after Tinder first launched, the world wide web is inundated with individuals’s thinly veiled tries to attain fame that is viral their, let’s not pretend, mildly-amusing-at-best Tinder pages.

Back when Tinder ended up being nevertheless a reasonably newfangled concept, we hopeful, hapless daters were consistently getting to grips because of the brand new application like young children wanting to walk. Every occasionally, another person’s earnest attempt in order to make themselves stick out through the audience from the application is shared into our feeds or timelines, welcoming the mirth of other internetters. (more…)