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 CharleneAnn
Joined: 12/25/2006
Msg: 6
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I also have dated a man here who looked like a model (actually had professional head shots)... he was very real....we were looking for something different.. Me.. love.. him a brain.
 lindy_3333
Joined: 3/6/2006
Msg: 20
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Posted: 3/22/2007 9:02:06 PM
I have meet one person from a dating site that was "model" type material. He wasn't a model and he looked just like his photo in real. Not all are fakes. Matter of fact, I would say most are not.

I HAVE met one guy who gave an old photo, but had actually gained like 200 pounds since he took the photo.

One other guy gave a pic that was at least 15 - 20 years old.

For the vast majority I have met with pics, they looked like the pics and/or cams.

I update my own photos every few months. I also have a cam to prove who I am and what I do look like, since I do look a lot younger than most my age. I like to see a cam shot if I can from anyone I would want to meet, but many do not have cams, even though they aren't that expensive.

I don't see the point of faking out someone and then meeting.. You do notice things like 200 extra pounds or the now thinning/bald grey head...lol Seems a very silly and deceitful thing to do. Not a good way to start a new relationship, and for the most part, would make it come to a fast halt!!

Happy fishing everyone!

Linda
 GuitarGuy_
Joined: 3/15/2007
Msg: 28
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Posted: 3/23/2007 5:46:14 PM
I tell people I'm working on my "before" pic hehe.

am now just starting work on my "after" picture


Stay tuned.

heh
 bucsgirl
Joined: 5/13/2006
Msg: 29
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Posted: 3/23/2007 5:53:01 PM
I had a guy write that had a pic of Andre Aggassi posted actually TWO!
I played along, wrote back and said anyone tell you you look a lot like Andre Aggassi? Wrote back, yeah there's a resemblance...second email busted him! For goodness sake, the pic had "Wimbledon 2004" in the margin....SIGH not even a good fake.
 chuchurillo
Joined: 2/15/2007
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Posted: 3/23/2007 8:02:04 PM
I've had both sides of the coin. But one thing I will say, on this site at least, I haven't come accross the profiles from africa, that have ripped pictures out of a cattalog that you can recognise, (script, paticular products).
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