Today I am, because I make the rules and I can change them if I want to. Uh, because I went speed dating this week, and chances are, you're probably curious about what that is/whether it was fun and if you should try it, and I've got your back. (Note: I've taken measures to protect the some of the innocent, stupid, and/or ridiculous people I met last night.
Also, this story involves complete strangers, and therefore, is unlikely to come back to haunt me.
Will you feel shame about eating what you like at a holiday party?
Do you binge eat your favorite food because you feel sad?
It was named after a coin toss won Francis Pettygrove the right to name the town after his hometown in Maine.
Do you put up walls to keep you from engaging in conflict?As in, I conveniently forgot their names.)Rewind two weeks: I'm hanging out with some girlfriends and one of them mentions how she saw a groupon-like deal for speed dating.In my head, I said, "Wouldn't it be fun if we all did that?Fast Forward to last night: My girlfriends and I show up to Xino in Santa Monica, dressed up, and ready to make snap judgments about the eligibility of strange men.We were each assigned a number and given a card with three columns printed on it.Honestly–some of the best urban planning, mixed with breathtaking natural sites and things to do, makes Portland a favorite for residents and tourists alike.