New dating app Smoochr is trending on Twitter for all of the wrong reasons. These are the best reactions to what many are calling the worst new Black dating app around.
In the late hours of Sunday night, a new trending topic took over your Twitter timelines and it was all about a newly discovered dating app that ironically seemed to be turning off the entire Internet at once.
Smoochr, a dating app designed to “discover Black singles by complexion, hair type and more,” got all of Black Twitter fired up and for good reason—what century is this? We wish we were kidding, but we're not. Needless to say, while some people feel it's just about "type" and fair game for a dating app concept, anyone who has struggled with colorism knows better. We rounded up the best reactions to the worst dating app concept Black Twitter has ever seen.
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