Ira talks to Rachel Rosenthal, who spent years trying to figure out who had stolen her identity.

Spira also talks about triumphs or positive experiences that give the reader hope of finding true love in Cyberspace.

It was like having dinner perils of internet dating Eeyore, if Eeyore had been constipated, couldn't pee and had gingivitis. But the Internet has offered eros a surge in popularity because of something that. Many of us have had analogous experiences firsthand.

I went on one date and was disappointed by my date’s height (I’m 5ft5 and he was shorter than me) and the fact he’d apparently undergone a personality transplant the night before he met me.

I’d warned him I wasn’t a slim girl (I’m a dress size 18) and he’d assured me that I was beautiful, but the look of disgust on his face when we met and the lame excuse he gave me before we never spoke again told me otherwise.

I was pleasantly surprised to find it an entertaining and enjoyable book. And like a good friend, she wants to involve the reader intimately. In online dating terms, at 48 I am considered ancient.

It was like having dinner with Eeyore, if Eeyore had been constipated, couldn't pee and had gingivitis.Somebody really should offer training in how to do internet dating effectively (ie, no pictures of you with the ex, full body shots so that we can find out what ‘more to love’ really means, what people are actually going to be interested in reading).The main reason I decided internet dating wasn’t for me was because of the eclectic mix of weirdos, perverts and utter idiots that were attracted to my profile.We went out once more and, over dinner, he "playfully" (at first) accused me of pulling a bait-and-switch on him -- meaning pretending to be a lot younger than I actually was. He assumed I was something that I wasn't (a younger woman).I was about 10 years older than he was and he just couldn't see himself with a 55-year-old. We were having a great time and age, somehow, never came up, although I now know he's 2-3 years older than I am. Published on October 28, Anyone with even a passing resemblance to Stig, I immediately deleted. But the Internet has offered eros a surge in popularity because of something that. Chat rooms, Facebook messages, and even plain email have made such connections possible.'The Perils of Internet Dating' is a fast paced, two-minute comedy with a surrealist twist.