What is Dating Market Failure? — Part 1: Inequality

Trey Hamilton
6 min readMay 13, 2024

Dating is trash right now.

It kinda always has been tbh. But it's gotten much, much worse. It’s the drip that became a deluge.

If you’re an average-looking man, you probably get little to no dating opportunities. This is backed up by the fact that most men view themselves as 5.9 out of 10. I would imagine if you’re single, you get flaked on when trying to arrange a first date, and you probably find texting a dense and mundane exercise to try to get a woman’s attention. It’s like bringing a knife to a drone fight…

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Trey Hamilton

Author - The First Date Fix - Dating Coach - Content Creator -Dog Dad | follow me for some ramblings of a millennial who has dated. A LOT! TheFirstDateFix.Com