Posts tagged "craigslist"

Where The Muppets Look For Love Online

Last night on the second episode of “The Muppets,” Miss Piggy struggled with finding a date to the People’s Choice Awards and it got so bad — girl, we’ve been…

Shalewa Sharpe | September 30, 2015 - 3:00 pm

Got $600 To Spare? You Should Totally By This Vagina Couch

I know. The thought of owning a couch shaped like a vagina made me scoff too. I am proud to possess a pussy, or whatever, but I’m not one of those…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 18, 2015 - 5:15 pm

Woman Just Barely Escapes From Craigslist Kidnapper

You would think it’s 2002 but in fact just this week a 41 year old Chesaning, Michigan man gave a fake Craigslist profile and met up with a 22 year…

Katrin Higher | May 16, 2015 - 2:00 pm

The Great Craigslist Butt Revenge Adventure: What An Interaction With An Internet Rando Taught Me About My Ability To Ever Really Be “One Of The Guys”

Robyn pointed me toward this ad on Craigslist today:

Robyn, not knowing me that well yet, of course probably figured that I would not reply to this ad.

Rebecca Vipond Brink | January 5, 2015 - 9:00 am

I Just Can’t With This “Fall Boyfriends” Craigslist Ad

According to a “Rants & Raves” Craigslist personal ad, two Manhattan ladies are on a quest to find themselves a pair of fall boyfriends to replace their casual summer hook…

Claire Hannum | September 9, 2014 - 4:40 pm

Missed Connections: Dude In Cargo Shorts Searches For Grape-Feeding, Maybe-Pregnant Dog Owner

Sometimes Craigslist Missed Connections read exactly like the First Act summaries for quirky romantic comedies. In fact, I would like to option this Craigslist Missed Connection ad I just…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | July 22, 2014 - 9:30 am

I Could Do This: Woman Advertises Herself On Craigslist As A “Professional Bridesmaid”

I’ve missed my calling, and some bitch has beat me to it.

Recently, an entrepreneurial New York woman with extensive experience as a bridesmaid stepped up her game…

Katie Oldenburg | July 2, 2014 - 12:30 pm

Update: New Craigslist Posting Claims The Fat Woman On The Boston T Was A Bully

The saga of the fat woman on the Boston T line rages onward. Now, someone has written a new Craigslist missed connection post claiming that the woman herself is the…

Jessica Wakeman | March 21, 2014 - 4:00 pm

Craigslist Missed Connection Takes Down Fat-Shaming Subway Douchebag

UPDATE, Friday 4p.m.:  There’s an update to this post here!

The world would feel like a more just place if we could (literally or figuratively) beat up every…

Jessica Wakeman | March 20, 2014 - 12:30 pm

Be My Boyfriend: Guy Who Posted A Craigslist Ad For Someone To Take Him On A Taco Bell Run During The Blizzard

Dear Taco Dude,

First of all, I’d like to let you know that I feel your pain. While you were weathering the blizzard in Baltimore, I was also…

Ami Angelowicz | January 22, 2014 - 2:30 pm

This New Year’s Eve Missed Connection Is Just Pissy

With the pretty lights and copious booze, New Year’s Eve is the ideal setting for romance to bloom. Or, at least, to cop a drunken feel.

All you…

Jessica Wakeman | January 3, 2014 - 12:30 pm

Dude Offering Free “Psychic Breast Readings” On Craigslist

Forget Tarot readings, or visiting a psychic to find out what 2014 has in store for you. A man claiming to be able to “read” a woman’s breasts and gain…

Ami Angelowicz | December 27, 2013 - 11:30 am

Santa Missed Connections Are All Naughty, No Nice

It’s that time of year again … when you make out with Santa and have no idea what his real name was. To give you a picture of all those…

Pop Sugar | December 24, 2013 - 11:30 am

Awful Husband Tries To Sell Wife And Motorcycle On Craigslist

When his wife gave him an ultimatum to choose between her or his 2006 Harley-Davidson XL1200L Sportster, Bob White of Virginia decided to put both of them up for sale

Ami Angelowicz | December 6, 2013 - 4:30 pm

This Is The Loveliest (And Oldest) Missed Connection You’ll Ever Read

The stories that live in Craigslist’s Missed Connections board are often the stuff of movies. A user at Reddit found one of its greatest gems this week: a post written by a…

Claire Hannum | November 21, 2013 - 9:00 am

Macklemore Prank Calls Lady On Craigslist Scalping His Tickets

Awkward. Macklemore called up a woman who was scalping tickets to one of his shows on Craigslist and gabbed to her for about five minutes in a (terrible) fake British-y accent.

Jessica Wakeman | October 12, 2013 - 10:00 am

This Craigslist Missed Connections Post Awesomely Tells Off A Street Harasser

A Minneapolis woman who is now pretty much my hero seems to have gotten fed up with the helpless feeling that comes along with being leered at on the street.

Claire Hannum | October 10, 2013 - 10:20 am

This May Be The Weirdest Craigslist Missed Connections Ad Ever

Waffle & Wolf is a waffle shack in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, that serves all manner of amazing waffles, both savory and sweet. Apparently, Waffle & Wolf is also where a reddish-haired…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | October 7, 2013 - 11:20 am

$800 Room For Rent In Brooklyn, Must Love Strong Opinions Syria

Lucca and I have been discussing a possible move to Brooklyn, but have been a little disappointed to discover that the rental market is not that much better than Manhattan.

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 13, 2013 - 12:06 pm

True Story: My Crazy Craigslist Casual Encounter

The results are in — after asking you guys to share with us the thing you’d most like to check off your to-do list, we’ve got a winner! Turns out

Chloe Caldwell | July 26, 2013 - 12:00 pm
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