- In your message, make sure to indicate that you've read the profile
- Limit compliments to personality-related praise, not physical
- Be brief and give your prospective sweetie something to respond to
Brenna Ehrlich and Andrea Bartz are the sarcastic brains behind humor blog and book "Stuff Hipsters Hate." When they're not trolling Brooklyn for new material, Ehrlich works as a senior writer at MTV, and Bartz is a news editor at Psychology Today. Got a question about etiquette in the digital world? Contact them at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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