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Culture Matters What Keanu Reeves dating 'age-appropriate' Alexandra Grant reveals about sexism and ageism in Hollywood Reeves trended on Twitter with many praising the actor for dating a woman who is close to his age, but dafing questioned whether he should be trending in the first place. Though neither Reeves nor Grant have confirmed their relationship, initial reactions to the couple were positive. Reeves was trending on Twitter from Monday evening through Tuesday morning with many praising the actor for dating a woman who oldre close to his age.
Sound familiar? It's a scene from the coming-of-age classic "The Graduate.
Theirs, however, is datibg real-life love story of an older woman and younger man -- something that is not so uncommon nowadays. A study by AARP revealed that 34 percent of all women over 40 in the survey were dating younger men, and 35 percent preferred it to dating older men. At age 40, she was dating a year-old.
Quite frankly, his mother made it so impossible," Winter says of the six-year relationship, which inspired her book. Terms like "cougar" slang for an older woman seeking a younger man depict the woman as a predator, rather than an womwn, independent and loving person.
Don't Miss Kutcher: Ladies, here's how to flatter your man NBC aired a reality dating show this summer -- "Age of Love" -- that pitted women in their 20s against women in their 40s in a battle for the heart of tennis star Mark Philippoussis. Meanwhile, online dating sites like GoCougar. Mary Pender, 37, a high school special education teacher in Huntington Beach, California, connected with a truck driver seven years her junior who she met on an online dating site.
Though she'd always dated older men before, she "thought it was exciting to date someone younger" -- and, as it turned out, he thought it'd be just as exciting a match.
Jeremy Abelson, a self-styled dating impresario who organized the Natural Selection Speed Date event that paired wealthy bachelors with beautiful women this past February in New York City, can see the appeal. And I think that's a very common fantasy for young men. I was right.
He is the most mature and sensitive man I have ever dated. It seems that they are easier to get along with -- there is, for the most part, no drama.
Older women oldr what they want, they usually are in a career, are financially secure and not looking for a man to take care of them. Jocelyn Voo is a freelance journalist and relationships editor at the New York Post.