It is also illegal for the 18 year old to show any pornography to the 16 year old, or to pose the 16 year old for any sort of sexual or provocative photos.It is, therefore, extremely unwise for an 18 year old to date a 16 year old.

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You can date someone as young as half your age plus seven years? It's no wonder that so many women feel that men their own age are too immature.

It's because of this urban legend that has gone around forever.

You're 50, so that means you can date a woman who is 32.

And that means I can date a woman who is 16." From where did this ridiculous rule come?

For purposes of his anonymity, I am going to call just call him "Son." My friend said, "Son, you're 18 years old, so I am going to tell you how you date.

Since you are 18 years old, you are allowed to date a woman half your age plus seven." Son looked at him and said, "Alright, Dad.

Usually, when a person graduates high school, he or she stops dating anyone who is still in high school.

They might wait a few years until the younger one is over 18 and then resume the relationship if both are still interested.

What about if your 10-year-old looks at you and says, "I'm ready to date, Dad"? There is so much a 12-year-old can teach a 10-year-old -- advanced coloring, advanced texting, and so many other important life skills. You're 20 years old and, under this rule, you can date a 17-year-old. There you are in college, and you get to go back to high school again to find a girlfriend.