1 in 2 Americans consider it a deal breaker so keep it together people; getting wrecked on a date is a big no-no.
2) Number 1 Outfit Deal Breaker: T-shirt with offensive/childish slogan Almost 70% of Americans agreed that offensive or childish slogans on T-shirts are a massive first date faux-par.
In fact it’s considered even worse than common dating deal-breakers like not offering to split the bill! 3) Getting out your selfie stick during dinner It might be wise to forget your camera altogether, as mid-date selfies are also frowned upon.
Indeed, hated by men in particular (12% consider this a deal breaker), selfies are an even bigger first date sin than not tipping.
5) Dating Deal breaker: Checking your phone constantly It’s not rocket science.
Obviously if you’re sat on your phone throughout an entire date, you are not engaging with the person you are with and can come across as disinterested. Tell them about the little details that attracted you to their online dating profile or discuss your shared interests. Read our advice articles to make your profile as attractive as possible and find tips on how to break the ice. Privacy: The information you provide will be used by International Limited and/or Dating Limited, Meetic’s group companies (by which we mean Meetic, any parent company of Meetic, and any subsidiaries of Meetic or its parent company), and their service providers located within and outside of the European Union (described herein as, the “Meetic Group”) in order to provide you with access to the Meetic Services.