WOULD DATE: Reasons: Clear on the difference between your/you’re; enthusiasm; future plans; who doesn’t love the raised hands emoji. You can follow her on Twitter @mariellewakim, on Instagram @marielle.m.n.o.p, and on her website. WOULDN’T DATE: Reasons: Am I texting my grandfather? No exclamation point (too rah-rah); no period (only a monster would do that). He says, “I’m actually only free on Wednesday at ” (-50, why even bother asking when you’re available, then? She wrote Rachel Bloom Is Going to Alienate New Yorkers If She Feels Like It. By Jen Jones With the recent glut of online dating sites, meeting other singles is as easy as a few simple clicks—but how do you meet potential partners with whom you’ll actually click?Thanks to “conscious dating” websites like Eco Dater and Yoga Connect, connecting with like-minded singles is starting to get a lot easier. We tracked down three user favorites that just [ital: might] help you manifest that New Year’s resolution of finding love in 2011: Love Colors [update 12-14, site may no longer be functional] On this unique site, “What’s your favorite color, baby? Professional psychic Pamala Oslie launched the Santa Barbara-based site last September as a way for singles to connect based on aura compatibility.“Because our questionnaire is more thorough, it discourages those people who just want to hook up,” she says.“People are sincere about having authentic life partners.” Planet Earth Singles If “green” talk turns you on, look no further than Planet Earth Singles for your eco-friendly fix!By Marilyn Friedman and Lorinda Toledo We’re so excited!
She personally designed Love Colors’ 13-question Myers/Briggs-style quiz to help users determine their own colors and pinpoint possible color matches—or clashes.
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has seen an even larger spike; its memberships were 22% higher in December than they were in the same period last year.
Even more interesting, both e Harmony and reported especially high traffic on days when the Dow Jones Industrial Average plummeted."We had our third busiest weekend of the year following the five-year low in the stock market," said Mandy Ginsberg, general manager of North America.
Los Angeles, like Chicago or New York, is a city that has the power to permanently alter your state of mind no matter how hard you resist. Some of these are intellectually and logistically concrete. An Angeleno who claims they’re “not flaky” is almost as absurd as one who claims they’ll “eventually move back home” to whatever flyover state they came here from. We are a town of Bumble/Tinder/The League/Hinge profiles that read, “This is super harsh, but like, don’t contact me if you live east of the 405. no offense.” If love is going to find a way in this town, it’s not going to be via any of its highways or major arteries. 😜” (-40, coffee is noncommittal in both time and effort, which is annoying. *There is, of course, a major caveat to this list: it all goes out the window when applied to a person we really like.