New yorker article on dating

Buzz Feed News spoke with Sala on the meaning behind these images and how the project developed for her."The series begins with a statement that captures the sentiment of the work: Love and relationships in the age of dating apps. It seems we cannot expect anything to be long term anymore.

Rodriguez, 41, was recently spotted backstage at one of Lopez’s concerts at Planet Hollywood in Las Vegas, where she has a residency.

I asked my dad about this experience, and here’s how he described it: he told his parents he was ready to get married, so his family arranged meetings with three neighboring families. That’s how my dad decided on the person with whom he was going to spend the rest of his life.

I am perpetually indecisive about even the most mundane things, and I couldn’t imagine navigating such a huge life decision so quickly. Happily so—and probably more so than most people I know who had nonarranged marriages.

Whether it’s where I’m eating, where I’m traveling or, God forbid, something I’m buying, like a lot of people in my generation—those in their 20s and 30s—I feel compelled to do a ton of research to make sure I’m getting every option and then making the best choice.

If this mentality pervades our decision­making in so many realms, is it also affecting how we choose a romantic partner?