Tinder matches you with a presidential candidate

Tinder is about to get as pushy about politics as your Fb pals. In a partnership with Rock the Vote, Tinder will match customers in the USA with the presidential candidate who most intently represents their views, whether or not that be Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders, Donald Trump, Ted Cruz or John Kasich.

Whereas scrolling by way of potential Tinder dates, customers may even see a Swipe the Vote video card; faucet it to tug up a collection of positions on scorching-button points. (No, these undoubtedly aren’t the kinds of positions you are used to seeing on Tinder.) Faucet every card to study extra concerning the matter, after which swipe proper in the event you agree or left should you disagree. Prompts embrace, “Maintain similar-intercourse marriage authorized” and “Drill for oil and fuel within the US,” for instance.

After 10 points, Tinder matches you with a possible future president and exhibits the way you fared with the remaining candidates. If you have not registered to vote, the app even prompts you to take action by way of Rock the Vote. Really feel that polling-place love.

Jessica is knowledgeable nerd, specializing in unbiased gaming, eSports and Harry Potter. She’s written for on-line retailers since 2008, with 4 years as Senior Reporter at Joystiq. She’s additionally a sci-fi novelist with a accomplished manuscript floating by means of the mysterious ether of potential publishers. Jessica graduated from ASU’s Walter Cronkite Faculty of Journalism in 2011 with a bachelor’s in journalism.