It’s not like men don’t want women to take the initiative: A 2017 Match.com survey of 5,509 single men and women showed that 95 percent of men were in favor of a woman asking for their number ― but only 13 percent of women were game to do it.
Those numbers are kind of depressing, and exactly why we love a social experiment that’s currently trending on Twitter.
On Thursday, London-based sex and relationship blogger Oloni asked her followers to be bold and ask their crushes out on a date, then screenshot the response.
Ladies ask that guy you fancy out on a date and tweet me a screen shot of his response.
— Oloni (@Oloni) October 26, 2017
The not-so-surprising result of the dating challenge? Most of the women’s crushes were totally down to go on a date:
— keshef mir (@keshefmir) October 26, 2017
Easy peasy, right? Same with this ask:
Some women were a little less direct but still got the “yes” they were hoping for in the end:
I had to ease into it. ]]>🤷🏽