If you visit the website, you can perform your own searches before signing up. I started typing in Jennifer Lawrence, and the first Jennifer that came up was Jennifer Egan, 54-year-old Pulitzer Prize-winning author of I wasn’t sure whether to be impressed by Badoo’s knowledge of literary fiction or be weirded out that so many people were ostensibly searching for Jennifer Egan lookalikes (no offense to Egan).
“Most healthy people would prefer to leave the history of the ex in the past.” Badoo is just the latest dating app evolving to maintain users as the once-booming industry loses its shine for some users.
A study from dating app Hinge found 81 percent of its users had never found a long-term relationship on any swiping app.
As you can tell, this painted an even weirder picture: That’s right: more people on Badoo are searching for men who look like Barack Obama and Donald Trump (Donald Trump!!!
In a press release I received from Badoo this morning, the publicist also provided data revealing the top 10 searches for male and female celebrities.
Badoo is free and available in more than 100 countries worldwide.