This dating alternative is definitely an interesting one, giving those who feel as though they're lost with love some hope.
Now a concerned entrepreneur opened his wallet to disagreeable-looking people with a dating site for the "aesthetically challenged." Howard James, founder of The Ugly Bug Ball, says he's providing dowdy British singles with a legitimate service.
"We're scooping up these people and offering them a glimmer of hope," he said, "in many cases their first and only opportunity of meeting a member of the opposite sex." I wouldn't take him too seriously, though.
Here are a dozen special-interest and niche websites that have sprung up in recent years.
If what's listed doesn't meet your needs, go to Google and search for dating sites in your area of interest.
Maurice Coulter-Boisvert, Sandie Hollick-Kenyon, Bob Schaefer, Rob Bell-Irving, Bev Bowler and Zo Ann Morten have joined together to organize a day of giving back to SEP volunteers from the Lower Fraser area.