Tinder for Random Cuddles: Weird or Convenient?

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Ever check longingly at a complete stranger and believe,

I just like to hug you

? It’s ok. It is not odd. Everybody needs a hug or a spoon or a great neck. Community only causes it to be odd. And personal-space boundaries. And quite often restraining requests.

For anyone stranger-hug cravings being periodically frowned-upon, there’s another ts dateв app that Salon hails since “Tinder of cuddles.”
is a location-based application that helps you discover an individual in walking length whom also wishes a hug. It’s simple: you choose an individual based on their unique first-name, photo, and cuddle status. You say yes to fulfill, snuggle, and go your own different steps. You can upload an image of one’s comfortable sesh, any time you very select!

Photo: Courtesy of Cuddlr

A snuggle matchmaking software makes most space for creepy, right? But inventor Charlie Williams claims that isn’t about gender at all. It is more about the pursuit of snuggling as its own activity. The application also removes get older and gender. (entirely fine — really the only pertinent details is really spoon choice: huge, small, bi-spoon?) He states to Salon, “Cuddlr is about respecting and linking, as opposed to looking and judging.”

Hear that, everyone? Let us not ruin this with your sleazy hookup efforts like we fit everything in more. (
I’m considering you.)