This is likely the exact reason that a guy doing something similar so flagrantly right there in his profile would feel tasteless and worthy of scorn.

And yet, isn't this brazen height-ism just another variation on the kind of "no fat chicks" misogyny that would seem both offensive and outdated if a guy were to just casually drop it into a Tinder profile?

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The number of ladies on dating sites listing a minimum height requirement for potential matches is stunning.

At the outset, I can understand: women are typically shorter than men; and if a man falls way below that variance it’s fairly easy to deduce he may be seen as less attractive to the general population.

Women, of course, are supposed to want their hips, butt, and thighs to look smaller.

Also, according to many media, women are supposed to be a size 6 (or below) and are supposed to weigh 120 pounds (or less), and these messages are never delivered with the caveat that a taller woman must necessarily be bigger.

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» I was thinking has anybody ever noticed that tall men can't find tall woman? I like to swim, sing, bicycle and motorcycle ride..

Period." To be clear, this phenomenon doesn't apply to all, or even most women.

There are plenty of them placing far more weight on personal chemistry.

Dating a taller man is filled with opportunities to make a woman feel small and protected: Willingness to date a shorter man means rejecting a lot of what society taught you, including the traditional gender role of the man as protector.

Many women will never make this break, especially given the pressures society puts on women (see my answer to ).

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