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Odd Romance

Bizarre innovations helping consumers find their love matches

Implications - With over 40 million people in the United States who have tried online dating, matchmaking in all of its forms poses a major market opportunity. This has given rise to a number of odd innovations that purportedly help singles find their matches. While some are undeniably bizarre, they ultimately address the needs of single individuals who will try anything and everything to meet a potential mate.
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