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As far as we can tell, that list goes something like this: Hot, young, a vocabulary that's missing the words "what are we?
Each event had between 10 and 20 daters of each gender, and in the course of the evening, every man met every woman and vice versa.
After two years of serving as academic love brokers, we had data on thousands of decisions made by more than 400 daters from Columbia University's various graduate and professional schools.
Nobel Prize winner Gary Becker laid the foundations back in 1973 with his two-part article "A Theory of Marriage." Becker imagined society as an immense cocktail party with rational-minded daters searching for the most desirable partner who would have them.
His analysis predicted a pattern of "positive assortative matching," where men and women of similar desirability would partner with one another.
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In the past three months, Lorena and Leo have been spotted getting their culture on at the Mo Ma, Citi Biking in Manhattan (Leo was vaping, of course), partying in Monaco, and yachting in St. Friends say Lorena is incredibly down-to-earth, and while she loves to have a good time, she also shares Di Caprio's concern with important issues like climate change.
With the obvious qualification that we're talking here about a four-minute version of love and dating, we found that men did put significantly more weight on their assessment of a partner's beauty, when choosing, than women did.We also found that women got more dates when they won high marks for looks from research assistants, who were hired for the much sought-after position of hanging out in a bar to rate the dater's level of attractiveness on a scale of one to 10.By contrast, intelligence ratings were more than twice as important in predicting women's choices as men's.But hey, Keith Richards' blood is 43% heroin; Charlie Sheen will give you crabs if you accidentally make eye contact; and Leo is on a quest to bed every woman who has ever walked a runway.Sometimes, their misbehavior is what we love most about our celebs.Of course, much has been made of Leo's taste for flaxen-haired beauties, but we're guessing blonde-ness isn't terribly high on his list of requirements.