into_the_sun (into_the_sun) wrote in polloftheday,
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Hypothetical situation: You meet an attractive person that you would like to date. You start to talk and you find out something about the person that really puts you off to dating them. Which of the following, if any, would be "deal breakers" for you?

I discussed these topics with some friends and was quite surprised at some of their responses.


Note: Yes means "I'm outta here," no means that you would still be interested in dating them. Also, I am not advocating for or against anything here.

Recreational drug use

Yes
60(56.1%)
No
47(43.9%)

Opposite/incompatible party affiliation

Yes
37(34.9%)
No
69(65.1%)

Convicted criminal

Yes
56(52.3%)
No
51(47.7%)

HIV/AIDS positive

Yes
76(71.0%)
No
31(29.0%)

Opposite religious views (most notably, they are strongly religious and you're not or vice versa)

Yes
71(66.4%)
No
36(33.6%)

Child of divorced/separated/never married parents

Yes
5(4.7%)
No
102(95.3%)

Pet allergy/general dislike of pets

Yes
40(37.4%)
No
67(62.6%)

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