She didn’t even mind when he showed her the “What What (In the Butt)” video.

  • Rich Juzwiak
  • ·
  • 2 days ago
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He asked for a tall man. He got one.

  • Neil Drumming
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  • Nov 9
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Will opposites attract?

  • Michelle Cottle
  • ·
  • Nov 2
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They still managed to have a grand time.

  • Michelle Cottle
  • ·
  • Oct 26
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But he may have tried to open one too many doors for her.

  • Rich Juzwiak
  • ·
  • Oct 19
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“Nothing bad happens when you do things out of your comfort zone.”

  • Neil Drumming
  • ·
  • Oct 16
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It turned out she didn’t have anything to worry about.

  • Vijai Nathan
  • ·
  • Oct 5
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But did she feel the same way?

  • Rich Juzwiak
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  • Sep 28
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But he might have stumbled when he said alcohol was poison as she sipped a cocktail.

  • Michelle Cottle
  • ·
  • Sep 21
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They have immigrant families and a love of country music in common.

  • Vijai Nathan
  • ·
  • Sep 14
  • ·

We set him up after meeting him for a Father’s Day story on the male biological clock.

  • Neil Drumming
  • ·
  • Sep 7
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He might have let nerves get the best of him.

  • Michelle Cottle
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  • Aug 31
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It went better than it sounds.

  • Rich Juzwiak
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  • Aug 24
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A “recovering party bro” used to being in the driver’s seat meets his match.

  • Aug 10
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Does having a lot in common relegate them to the friend zone?

  • Michelle Cottle
  • ·
  • Aug 10
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Two daters are left with “what could have beens.”

  • Neil Drumming
  • ·
  • Aug 10
  • ·

The dates are still blind. But now, a political profiler, a comedian, a radio producer and a sex writer will help make the matches, talk to the daters and deconstruct what happened.

  • Michelle Cottle, Rich Juzwiak, Neil Drumming, Vijai Nathan, Daniele Seiss, Foreal, Beth Broadwater
  • ·
  • Aug 10
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“Wait, am I old?”

  • Amanda McGrath
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  • Aug 3
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“I felt like there was chemistry.”

  • Amanda McGrath
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  • Jul 27
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His last Date Lab relationship petered out because they lived too far apart.

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