She has a bedroom with an en suite bath available in her Bed-Stuy duplex — no pets, please — and she shows off pictures of them. He’s not moving till July, and my place has been available for three Yeah. You put your best foot forward, but hey, you don’t have to sleep with him,” she says, laughing.
“I think in today’s culture, Speed Roommating is a viable resource,” she says.
Imagine how much simpler dating would be if everyone who entered a bar had to paste on a sticker that made it clear if they were looking for a hookup or. “I’ll send you an email,” says the guy in a button-down shirt. Janie, a college student looking for a sublet, sits against the glass window.
“Another thing I should say …” He pauses, takes a breath, then launches into a circuitous explanation: Though he works for the city, he’s also a musician, and will sometimes practice at home. It’s her first time attending a Speed Roommating event, and while she hasn’t had much luck, she’s a fan. Sometimes with texts, you can’t really judge someone’s character,” she A few seats away from her, a woman who self-identifies on her name tag as “Kimchi” has just finished talking to a potential roomie. But I’m afraid to cross thatline.” She picks up her drink and circles the place, stopping to say hi to two guys by the front door.
Enter “Paper Bag Speed Dating” at the New York Hall of Science on Wednesday, where participants meet potential matches by donning the humble lunch tote.