Chalk up one more closed door

Posted by Thomas Mon, 18 Jul 2005 00:37:54 +0000

For grins, I played with e-harmony. Here is my outcome:

eHarmony is based upon a complex matching system developed through extensive research with married couples. One of the requirements for successful matching is that participants to fall within certain defined profiles. If we find that we will not be able to match a user using these profiles, we feel it is only fair to inform them early in the process.

We are so convinced of the importance of creating compatible matches to help people establish happy, lasting relationships that we sometimes choose not to provide service rather than risk an uncertain match.

Unfortunately, we are not able to make our profiles work for you. Our matching model could not accurately predict with whom you would be best matched. This occurs for about 20% of potential users, so 1 in 5 people simply will not benefit from our service. We hope that you understand, and we regret our inability to provide service for you at this time.

Son of a…

Posted in Women | 2 Comments


  1. sommerlovin said on July 20, 2005 @ 5:01 pm:

    ha! that’s weird. and funny sort of.

    but fear not tito, b/c i’m confident that you’ll be the perfect match for a lovely girl out there!

  2. cole said on July 20, 2005 @ 7:34 pm:

    I guess you’ll just have to write a better program. ;)

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