As you might imagine, I did not find the love of my life.
I made some beginner’s mistakes; however, I am not alone in having struggled with speed dating.
Love is being unleashed at Bad Weather Brewing for a Pet Lovers Mixer with Animal Ark, Minnesota’s largest no-kill animal shelter.
Mingle with other animal lovers, see bios and photos of animals available for adoption (and drink beer, of course).
Unlike traditional debates and forums, Candidating 2016 aims "to put voters up close and personal with the candidates and the issues," said Linda Matys O'Connell, lead organizer for the voter-education group.
The event -- a twist on speed-dating -- will include "lightening-fast lessons" on the responsibilities, duties and importance of county sheriffs and governor's councilors and opening remarks from candidates vying for the positions, according to the league.
It is a January evening, Friday the 13th — a nightmare dating scenario.
Five minutes prior to the start of a speed-dating program called “Drawn to You” at the El Segundo Museum of Art, organizer Chelsea Hogan confides that no men have RSVP’d.Not only that, but music will be playing to add ambiance and for the singles to move and groove to.All donations for the event will go directly toward the care of the animals at Animal Ark. you never know, you might find some “puppy love.” Learn more here.One speed-dating company in New York City, for example, holds a gathering almost every day.Last year online coupon company Groupon hosted the world’s largest speed-dating event, with 414 attendees crammed into a restaurant in Chicago.From choosing the least creepy dating site, to cleverly filling out questionnaires, and deciphering the intention of emoji-ridden messages from strangers, the whole process can be downright defeating.