Fishing for love in a small pond can make your odds of hooking a mate look grim. At a certain age, the dating pool dries up into isolated puddles. People become increasingly settled into relationships and families, and you find yourself searching for new and different waters. Therein lie the hope, the horror and the humor of online dating in Madison.
Isthmus contributor Jenny Seifert reported on the opportunities and limits of Madison's online dating scene in the May 9 issue, and discussed her story with WORT producer Dylan Brogan on the May 8 edition of In Our Backyard.