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  1. Shorter Men Make Better Partners

    Tall, dark and handsome isn’t all it’s cracked up to be. In fact, a preliminary study analyzing 3,033 couples over more than 30 years indicates that short men are better husbands and boyfriends than their vertically enhanced counterparts. They do more housework, earn a greater proportion of the household income and are less likely to get divorced. Sadly, gender norms dictate that these gents have limited opportunities to showcase their skills — almost 50 percent of women restrict their online dating searches to taller men.

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