Grindr got you down? Good news! There’s an anti-Grindr Instagram account to help lift your spirits back up again.
@QuitGrindr offers inspirational messages to gay men who are on the fence about deleting the popular hookup app. “You didn’t come out of the closet to get stuck in a matchbox,” the profile page urges. “#quitgrindr.”
A recent study from the University of North Texas found that guys who use dating apps like Tindr are more likely to have suffer from lower self-esteem and body image issues. Nevertheless, we persist. Deleting the apps then re-downloading them then deleting them again then re-downloading them again. It can be a vicious cycle.
Scroll down to see why you should consider quitting Grindr…