Dear Prudence video: I checked Tinder out of boredom, and my girlfriend found out.

Help! I Briefly Checked Tinder in a Moment of Boredom. Then My Girlfriend Found Out.

Help! I Briefly Checked Tinder in a Moment of Boredom. Then My Girlfriend Found Out.

Advice on manners and morals.
Aug. 12 2015 5:49 PM

The Dangers of Tinder

I briefly logged on to Tinder in a moment of boredom. Then my girlfriend found out.

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