ASK MEN -- Dec 1 -- The problem with blind dates and personals is that they do not satisfy a very crucial requirement needed in order for two people to hit it off and see each other again: physical attraction and chemistry. Back to basics. People are beginning to realize that attraction depends on more than just a description or picture of a person, but also through the way two people interact with each other. Physical appearance and chemistry play important roles in the initial stages of dating. Even though we tend to demote its importance for fear of sounding superficial, someone's appearance does play an important role in the decision of wanting to see them again. First impressions are really everything. FULL ARTICLE @ ASK MEN
Mark Brooks: I'm a proponent of events, but I'd like to see a system that integrates a basic personality profile as well. That would be a nice advance on the traditional speed dating event. Table for six has one of the better event model for this kind of matchmaking. Speed dating is great for the sheer number of people you meet in one evening.