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And it was people finding the loves of their lives.These days, if you're single and have internet access, you're about as likely to have an online personal as not.

Meanwhile, thousands of people less wired than I were quietly finding companionship and sex through the connections they made online. It was people fed up with the singles scene, people unhappy with their current relationships, people seeking escape into the drama of a romance novel or a porn film come to life.Besides, even if you count the marrieds pretending to be single, there are only so many daters in the world.And dating sites are hardly the only place to find partners online.You flirt, maybe you slide into cybersex, you get excited about interacting in person and touching each other.When you do meet, you're more inclined to see each other as desirable because you have insight into the other's sexual imagination."Women especially had to learn how to distinguish between guys looking for flirty and dirty talk from the men who wanted to meet.

And it turns out that an almost equal number of people met someone through erotic chat rooms."I can attest to the fact that erotic chat rooms and online dating sites are not as far apart as one might expect.

To attract subscribers, a slew of niche dating databases attempt to offer that same type of community feel by having a specific focus rather than simply a broad membership base.

For example:• Tickle for quiz addicts• Biker for motorcycle enthusiasts• Date My for animal lovers• MMODating for gamers• True for the nervous• Antopia for those with herpes• Hurry Date for the time-crunched• Deaf Match International for the hearing-impaired Swinger sites like Adult Friend Finder don't even pretend to be about anything other than sex.

Hooking up with someone from an adult chat room did tend to presuppose that we would have sex, while dating someone from online personals was not as much of a sure thing.

But overall, the combination of verbal foreplay and actual sex follows similar patterns regardless of where you start.

From the daily call sheets of photographers like Steven Meisel, Mario Testino, Mert and Marcus, Bruce Weber and Steven Klein, to ads for megabrands like Prada, Burberry, Calvin Klein and Versace, male models are making their presence felt.