There might be something to this. A family member of mine feels she has met a great guy (after several not so great) on an internet dating site. It might just be better than a bar.

According to the report, published last month by the Social Science Research Network, the marriage rate among 21 to 30-year-old Caucasians has increased steadily since 1990 in areas where broadband internet access has become readily available at home. The report indicates that marriage rates increased by between 0.9 and 2.2 percent between 1990 and 2005 in states where broadband internet use increased. Among African Americans, the marriage rate increased by between 1.2 and 2.4 percent from 1990 to 2005.
Marriage Research: Study Shows Internet Access Can Increase Marriage Rates