Oh, Tinder, OkCupid, Grindr, whatever your particular dating app poison. Your first date dramas play out across bars all over the world. Because in the world of online dating, a bar is the typical venue for painfully awkward first encounters and bartenders all have a front-row seat — and they’re definitely talking about it.
The bartenders in this video by The Daily Share explain that spotting a Tinder date, or really any online date, is like a sixth sense. All the predictable signs are there. Nervousness, quick glances around the room, faces hiding disappointment when dates look way different from their profiles.
Although there is some slight ribbing on Tinder hopefuls, their collective wisdom does provide some pointers and helpful hints for your next app-induced romantic encounter, like telltale signs when this are going well…or not so well.