Unsurprisingly, most “yes’s” go unanswered, but there are patterns: For example, Asian women responded to white men who “yessed” them 7.8% of the time, more often than they responded to any other race.On the other hand, white men responded to black women 8.5% of the time—less often than for white, Latino, or Asian women.Its users skew older than Tinder’s—about two-thirds of AYI users are older than 35, according to a spokesperson.
Barack Obama has a black wife, a lot of mixed race guys here seem to have white girlfriends, and a lot of mixed race girls seems to go for white guys.
In particular, previous research suggested an incompatibility between romantic goal pursuits and intelligence goal pursuits for women, but not men.
The current paper suggests that the incompatibility may be most pronounced for women who prefer partners of greater intelligence.
Evolutionary scientists are now challenging the common view that mate choices are evolutionarily “hardwired” in our brains.
Instead, they suggest that humans are programmed to respond to changing environments and norms with great flexibility.