Whenever I talk to my students about speed dating, they appear to be judgmental and critical (as most of my students are of nontraditional dating methods, including online dating—a topic we’ll discuss in another blog).
Adam decided to try his best to improve his lovelife be trying to become more attractive, and understand the psychology of why we get attracted to others.
"But you're right, I'm all muscle just like him." Mosher, of Bradenton, came to the convention Saturday to celebrate his upcoming birthday with friends. " Shelley Rossetter can be reached at [email protected] (813) 226-3401.
When he saw the sign for speed dating, he decided to give it a shot. CORRECTION: In earlier versions of this story appearing in print and online, a Tampa Bay Times reporter not strong in the ways of the force (or Star Wars lore) quoted event moderator Croix Provence as asking, "Are you ready to find love in all the wrong places?
Men paid , and the ladies were free Saturday at the event held amid the convention inside the Double Tree Hotel. " Though not everyone was dressed in costume, men and women flirted their way through conversations revolving around comic books, video games and conventions. By the end of the almost-hourlong session, she hadn't written any names on her note card. He was doing a panel on his work as the voice of Spider-Man in the current animated series of the Ultimate Spider-Man.
Convention host Croix Provence played timekeeper, counting down the two minutes limited for each date. Nick Krouskos, 26, of Hudson, got straight to the point. " he asked Krista Foskit, 23, of New Port Richey as soon as the timer began. " he continued before discovering the two share an interest in the video game World of Warcraft. "We definitely have to set this up so we can play together sometime." When a man somewhat resembling Clark Kent sat down across from Leslie Fisher, 30, of Tampa, she had one question: "Why aren't you dressed up like Superman? I don't have his black hair," James Blaylock, 26, of New Port Richey said. When the final countdown ended, the men filtered slowly out of the ballroom's doors while most of the women stayed put. A woman in the crowd yelled: "Did we win a date with him?