Some of the contact details were genuine, including the email addresses of academics, a House of Lords life peer and BBC employees, all of whom said they had never used a dating website.Whistle-blower Ryan Pitcher has also confirmed he ran a team creating “pseudo” profiles for Global Personals, the third largest dating company in Britain, responsible for more than 10,000 dating sites, until 2010.On a false test profile set up by the documentary makers for “James”, 46, from Glasgow, received nearly 500 messages in two months.One perfect match was “Kazb”, who was using a photograph of Karen Bartke, an actress appearing in several prime-time dramas, including Monarch of the Glen.And then, you know, as soon as your subscription lapsed then hey-ho all of these people suddenly re-appeared again, like mushrooms." Simon Entwisle, Director of Operations as the Information Commissioner's Office, said he was concerned that it appeared it was being “done as a matter of course”.The dating sites say any fake profiles have been set up by scammers, which they claim is an industry wide issue which they were working to combat.In short, she doesn’t fit the portrait of the promiscuous, inconstant woman cast as the adulteress in Hollywood dramas. Over cold Cusqueña beers on a hot July afternoon, Megan drops the professional mien.
' “I really object to someone taking advantage with people like that, using my photo." Another profile on the site, claiming to belong to a woman from Glasgow, was using an old photograph of Michelle Pfeiffer."I want it to be dramatic."Since then, she’s averaged one or two new men per year, with a few women sprinkled in, and in the digital age has supplemented her search with Ashley Madison, Craigslist, and Cougar Life.As is customary for women on Ashley Madison, she gets bombarded by suitors, then rejects about 90 percent of those she meets.She hoped marriage would change her cheating ways, but two years later found herself straying—as much out of a lust for life as for flesh."I find myself living my life in the third person and deciding whether it’d be a good story." She takes a sip of beer.
However, on one of their sites, Flirt Naughty, investigations uncovered 198 profiles of women within five miles Hogha Gerraidh in the Western Isles.