And overall, I found them swaggering, careerist, and utterly terrified of commitment.This undoubtedly says more about the type of men I go for than it does about North American blokes as a whole.But how do daters in the UK actually differ from daters in the US?Global data from online dating site has identified some of the major contradictions.British men get a lot of flack for their dating habits, but I think their laid-back style makes them (perhaps unwittingly) amongst the best seducers in the world. I prefer a love story about a silly, spontaneous meeting, a burned dinner, or a few-drinks-too-many confession of love over the incessant game-playing you'll find elsewhere.You may not be perfect, British men, but that's exactly why we like you.His mother loves you already and she hasn't even met you.
American daters confess to being more romantic, but also found that they care more about money than UK daters.
You can't ever bring him home on a weekend in case your nan serves Spotted Dick at Sunday lunch.3. Prepare for so many arguments about the difference between baseball and rounders. When you've had a bad day, he will bring your Hershey's chocolate, and Hershey's chocolate – unlike amazing Cadburys – tastes like vomit.10. He's not afraid to order a delicious cocktail instead of a pint of bitter and somehow, he pulls it off.6.
Even when you're absolutely raging and want to tear him apart with your bare hands, he will tell you you're adorable. He will take absolutely everything you say literally. If he can't pronounce Monty Python correctly, he shouldn't be allowed to repeat the 'Dead Parrot' sketch ad nauseum.9. He's far more likely to offer to pay on a date and actually want to pay, not wait for you to get your wallet out and insist you split it.5.
On the back of every pub toilet door (and believe me, I spend a lot of time in pub toilets) there seems to be a flyer for their 4th of July piss-up.
Whether a sign of creeping cultural imperialism or just an excuse to get bladdered on Bud Light and eat undercooked hotdogs, I'm unsure.