Not that we aren't all well aware of the dating world's sheer awfulness by now, but we have a reminder that poorly communicated expectations and unrealistic role models are basically ruining singles' lives. So, good luck out there all you brave folks who dare to date!
It wasn't that long ago that a man would automatically be expected to pick up the full tab on a date. And in some areas, that's still the expectation. In others, it's rude for men to insist on paying. That's where this situation got a bit messed up.