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A common rule of thumb, at least on the internet, is that it’s okay to be interested in someone “half your age plus seven” years.According to this rule, it would not be creepy for a 30 year old to date a 22 year-old, but an 18 year-old would be off-limits.If there's one thing that causes parents of teens stress, it's their adolescents' romantic relationships. says what's causing her the most angst is the fact that her 16-year-old daughter wants to date an 18-year-old. Some say maturity and compatibility will take care of all differences. This is a sticky issue, and one that has many Circle of Moms members split over what's acceptable and what's not.I know many smoking-hot middle-aged people who are emotional teenagers.I know many brilliant, mature people who aren’t old enough to rent a car.In my research with gay men for my book, The Mandates: 25 Real Rules for Successful Gay Dating, I never met one who described a date without telling me the guy's age first.
I don't want a guy who's already 'been there, done that' when I haven't." But Ian, 25, felt the opposite.The “half your age plus seven” rule of thumb probably helps you avoid being a creep, but is it accurate?Much to my surprise, when overlaying a line representing the rule of thumb on Kenrick and Keefe’s results (see red line in the figure below), you can see it closely matches the low end of the range (i.e., youngest preferred) for all but the oldest men.Nonetheless, in 2017 the concept of dating someone significantly older, or younger, than you still raises a few eyebrows.Case in point; the unwarranted furore surrounding Emmanuel Macron, 39, – the newly-elected President of France – and his wife Brigitte Trogneux, 64.