There are certain topics that should almost never be discussed on a first date because they are, at the very least, awkward -- things like political affiliation, salary and the mountain of college debt one is carrying. Marijuana often falls into that category. Although the U. Many major dating websites allow account holders to select whether or not they even want smokers contacting them in the first place. But for those whose criteria for a relationship includes someone with an equally relaxed or enthusiastic attitude about marijuana, the Internet, which has compartmentalized the dating pool in so many ways, now offers people a way to find dates with whom they can share a joint, via Mymate.
Finally, a Dating Site Just for Potheads
Singles | Discover Nearby Cannabis Enthusiasts
So now, tuned-in stoners and users of medical pot are turning on to dating websites that cater exclusively to tokers or, at the very least, the "cannabis friendly" to avoid experiencing what they describe as all-too-frequent shock and rejection on the dating circuit. That has worked out well for a Vietnam War veteran from Michigan who works in the automotive industry and smokes to deal with the pain caused by chemotherapy treatment for hepatitis C. Larry, who asked to be identified only by his given name because of the legal issues surrounding marijuana use, says he is "very much enjoying" dating a woman he met on the dating website singles. The site name corresponds to a numerical code widely recognized within the cannabis subculture as a symbol for all things marijuana.
Don’t be the lonely stoner, find your Mary Jane on My420Mate
And the thing we all had in common was a partner who was addicted to weed. As soon into my relationship as 2 months I would come over to my now ex boyfriend or him to me and be met by a short temper or out-of-character low mood. Being right at the start of a relationship and overcome by infatuation this registers to the non-smoker as something very strange. I had been looking forward to seeing him all day, maybe for days and seemingly so had he. But still I met up with a person who was short or slightly harsh in the tone.
How do you feel if your new love interest smokes marijuana regularly? Though cannabis is becoming increasingly more socially acceptable, for many people it can still be a very decisive issue when it comes to finding a new partner. Whether people abstain from marijuana because they feel uncertain about the legality of it or if they have antiquated idea of cannabis itself, many people who abstain from cannabis themselves prefer that their partners do also.