The gents are measured at the door to ensure they stand at least 6-foot-1.Other mixers include “Rescue Me” to find firemen, and “Childproof” for partners who’d prefer to avoid the parent trap.“I have dated two people long-term, and I’ve gone on a lot of dates from these,” she says. “They don’t feel stressful because you can get out of a conversation if you’re not feeling it, because you only talk to each guy for a couple of minutes.
“It was his idea to have coffee at Starbucks,” she says, “but when I asked him what he wanted, he said, ‘Oh, I don’t drink coffee.’ ” Things got even more awful when they went to a movie and he left five minutes in to the flick.
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.
The event, hosted by London-based dating app Loveflutter, is pushing its #Say No To Shallow campaign to showcase personality over appearance.
“My friends are joking with me to wear a really cleavage-y shirt,” laughs Brandenburg, “because that’s all that guys are looking at.” MEET YOUR MATCH Paper Bag Speed Dating, Wednesday, 7-10 p.m.; .
Remember the Seinfeld episode where Jerry’s penis has an argument with his brain and loses?