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What happened when this woman matched with the AIDS drug price gouger on Tinder

2015-10-06
Turing Pharmaceuticals CEO Martin Shkreli was quickly dubbed 'the most hated man in America' in September when his company bought the rights to a drug used to treat AIDS patients and then increased the cost of the drug by 5000%, leaving this life-saving medication far outside the financial reach of most patients. The public outcry was swift and vocal, and it seems, two weeks on, it's not just had an effect on him professionally - his dating life's taken a hit, too. Screen-Shot-2015-10-05-at-2.43.15-PM-360x219 Twitter user Eve Peyser tweeted yesterday that she'd 'matched with the aids drug dude on tinder,' and didn't she just make the most of her opportunity when she had a chat with Martin on the popular dating app: https://twitter.com/evepeyser/status/650754180097929217 Let's take a closer look at those screenshots, shall we? Aids1 Aids2 Aids3 Aids4 We're not sure if the conversation continued after that, but we'd hazard a guess that after being sarcastically dubbed the 'Snowden of AIDS drugs', Martin sensed this wasn't heading towards a romantic dinner scenario. Eve: you saw your chance and you took it. Kudos to you. More stories: Macbeth hits cinemas: Michael Fassbender’s hottest moments Will Young praises ‘brilliant’ Olly Alexander: ‘Pop’s changed so much’