Tips to speed dating
At the end of the night, participants turned in a provided list of all the people of the opposite sex, indicating who they were interested in talking to again.
(We did one of these events for queer women, but most of them were for straight men and women and most of my observations come from that.) If both participants indicated interest, each received the other’s email address and they’re invited to take it from there.
As tragic a realization as that is, it is something that you have to accept.
Speed dating is one of the hottest trends in today’s social scene.
Hardly surprising, considering men and women are all pressed for time and don’t have the leisure of trying out a relationship over several weeks.
I have four times now witnessed hundreds of people go on hundreds of dates in only a few hours.
I’ve then analyzed their post-date opinions about each other, and paired them off. I organized literary speed dating events at the bookstore where I work.