Mechanical

Grr ...

This is my OKCupid profile.

This is not my OKCupid profile.

The latter person added me to "her" saved list and clicked "yes" for "should we let him know". This means that this person deliberately stole my profile, made only tiny modifications and then let me know about it.

What the fuck?

Yes, I've already reported them to OKCupid, but really, who cares about plagiarism? Even though they did list my LJ url as their own, it's not really as if it's hurting anyone. As Thomas Jefferson explained regarding his indifference to the religious beliefs of others, "it neither picks my pocket nor breaks my leg".
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What do they say... Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery. But I'd stay clear of anyone with so little apparent imagination. :)
I care about plagiarism. I don't have a way with words, so for someone to lift something I wrote would not be seen as flattery to me. It took a lot out of me to get those words on the paper or screen. From a personal profile, I would take it even harder, as I have made an effort to express a little of who I am.
I'm willing to bet its a date site spammer getting clever.

I've gotten some OKCupid mail from users with no questions filled out, empty profiles and too good to be true pictures. One can identify these messages from 1) a URL to another dating site and 2) the aforementioned empty profile and 3) no questions answered. Now it appears they're copying random profiles, though you'd think they'd be smart enough to at least match the sex to their profile.
I can't see how it's a clever spammer as they're just targeting me (lots of wasted resources). On top of that, I finally received an email from her. No URL, but an email address and IM info. The email was sort of generic, but not quite. It's very strange and I'm slightly creeped out.

My hypothesis is that you're not the only one who has had their profile copied. But you're right, getting saved and notified about it seems to kill the date spammer idea. And receiving a message from her is weird. Was the email domain suspicious?
How stupid can she be? On the flip side you have a pretty darned good profile up there!