Imagine yourself in a speed-dating situation—five minutes to impress, or not, the person across the table from you.
It’s enough to unnerve even the most confident individuals.
Participants’ height and weight were also measured in order to calculate their body mass index (BMI).
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“Interestingly, we didn’t see any of the same negative effects for heavier men,” Blodorn says.
“They didn’t expect to be rejected by an attractive female who was going to rate their dating potential when their weight was fully seen.