Check out this picture.
That man sitting on the couch, dangling a carrot over the hot babes?
That’s Brandon Wade.
He’s an entrepreneur and app developer, and his latest brainchild is an app calling Carrot Dating.
Unlike what the picture might suggest, Carrot Dating does not encourage literally dangling carrots in front of good-looking women to get them crawling all over you. It DOES, however, encourage making use of various bribes to get women to agree to dates.
Think flowers, jewellery, petrol and even plastic surgery. They are all ‘carrots’ to be dangled by men in the online-dating world. The app argues that while messaging might get a lady vaguely interested, it’s only bribery that will actually get you a date.
In Carrot Dating’s ridiculous PR email to the Mamamia office, the concept is introduced with the following:
There’s only one method of manipulation that has stood the test of time: bribery. It’s a concept so simple that even animals understand–give a dog a bone, and it will obey. Give a woman a present, and she’ll…