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You’ve Come a Long Way Baby

Here’s another one of those New York things that I’m not sure if people in other places can relate to.  I’m sorry if it’s too New Yorky.  It’s hard for me to tell. I was on a date recently and the guy was telling me that he’d recently moved to a new neighborhood.  Well, where […]
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Learning New Tricks

I have a date tomorrow night with a guy I first “met’ months ago (pre Mr. Potential).  We met online, exchanged a few emails and then spoke on the phone.  I liked him well enough – he seemed smart, funny and enthusiastic about his life and work although he was a teensy bit of a […]
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I Wasn’t Even That Upset About the Pizza

Last night’s date was a bust.  A total bust.  But wait, I’m getting ahead of myself. I started my night out partying with Lostplum(more fun with the folks at Thrillist).  The party was fun, although we attracted the unwanted attention of a rather strange gentleman who proceeded to follow us around for the rest of […]
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Record Setting Suckiness

I’m home early tonight.  Really early.  Record setting early. My date was just that sucky. I swear this guy left his personality at home.  He just sat there and stared at me.  And smiled.  That goofy, ‘I think you’re cute’ smile.  So pathetic. This is a man who’s lived in Manhattan all his life (where […]
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Dating Update – A Quickie

I have a couple of dates set up for this week.  Just a couple.  I thought it might be more, but a few of the guys I’ve been communicating with via OKC and nerve have completely flaked out on me.  Oh well. If there’s one thing I’ve learned about online dating it’s that a person […]