Posts tagged "first dates"

Cheap Dude Demands Refund For Coffee After Woman Declines Second Date

Dating is the pits. Most of us will go on a lot of first dates, with only a percentage getting a second or a third, let alone the paltry few…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | November 12, 2015 - 3:53 pm

Dater X: I Want To Believe

Another Friday, another first date. If only I seemed to be getting any better at these things.
I never heard from Peter after last week’s awkward, smoochless compliment-fest, which was…

Dater X 3.0 | October 27, 2015 - 1:00 pm

Frisky Rant: Why I Refuse To Pay For Dates

In my opinion, there is very little difference between subscribing to “colorblind” ideology and “gender blindness.”

Tiffanie Drayton | May 27, 2015 - 2:15 pm

8 First Dates So Terrible They Made The News

I once had a first date where the guy made a joke about putting a roofie in my drink before we even met, made loud, nasty comments about everyone else…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 19, 2014 - 9:00 am

Dating Don’ts: What Your First Date Outfit Says About You

First dates inspire a low-level nausea and roiling dread for a variety of reasons. It could be horrible or  it could be amazing. Meeting a stranger at a bar contains…

Megan Reynolds | September 2, 2014 - 4:00 pm

What Your First Date Food Order Says About You

First dates are petrifying. You don’t know each other, there may be no chemistry and things have the ability to go downhill very, very quickly. The upside is that if…

Katie Oldenburg | August 12, 2014 - 9:00 am

10 First Date Dealbreakers We Can All Agree On

Ahh, the nerve-wracking first date. Rarely do we take a gamble on that guy or girl from OKCupid, meet up for drinks and find ourselves pleasantly surprised. Most times…well, most…

Katie Oldenburg | May 27, 2014 - 10:01 am

6 Tips From Estelle To Get You Through A First Date

British soul singer Estelle knows a thing about two about dating. Her latest EP, “Love & Happiness Series Waiting To Exhale” is a diary filled with first date experiences. When…

Hello Beautiful | November 21, 2013 - 10:50 am

Worst First Date Ever: Woman Falls From Her Balcony On The 17th Floor

When someone goes on a bad date it usually has something to do with awkward silences, gross food, a complete lack of connection, or as the case usually is with…

Mary Odell | August 2, 2013 - 12:20 pm

Are People Really Asking Each Other For Their Credit Scores On First Dates?

Frisky readers, I need your help putting my mom’s fears to rest. Today, she sent me a link to an article on AlterNet about a recent New York Times trend story that…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 26, 2012 - 3:20 pm

7 First Dates So Terrible They Made The News

I once had a first date where the guy told me, in this exact order, that he was “under federal investigation,” “writing a book for young people about how to…

Ami Angelowicz | November 28, 2012 - 11:00 am

25 First Date Ideas That Aren’t Simply Dinner, A Movie, Or A Drink

Spring is in the air! Time to emerge from hibernation, single ladies — dating season has begun! But dinner and a movie or meeting a dude for a drink is…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | March 26, 2012 - 1:00 pm

Devin Norling And Sydney Sanders, Florida Couple, Arrested On First Date

First dates can be awkward, so it’s good to find common interests, like long walks on the beach or petty crime.
Florida police arrested two teenagers last week for allegedly…

Huffington Post Weird News | October 16, 2011 - 4:00 pm

10 Dumb First Date Mistakes

First dates are like job interviews. If you say the wrong thing, or fail to groom, or act like an obnoxious loon, then chances are good you’re going to stay…

John DeVore | August 27, 2011 - 2:30 pm

Flowchart: To Put Out Or Not To Put Out?

You’re on a first date — should you do it? Run to the bathroom and whip out this flowchart to help you decide. [Rosie Says]…

Emily Heist Moss | August 4, 2011 - 4:00 pm

Thoughts From Guys On Our IM: When Do You Tell A Dude Sex Is Off The Table?

Ladies, get ready, I’m about to have a TMI moment with y’all. A couple of months ago, I went on a date with a guy, and we seemed to really…

Julie Gerstein | June 10, 2011 - 2:00 pm

Asking Super Personal Questions On A First Date Is Dumb

Whoever decided that asking for someone’s ‘number’ would be a good way to find out their sexual history must really suck at dating and wants everyone else to suck at…

TruTV | April 24, 2011 - 2:30 pm

First Date Dos & Don’ts

Don’t: Misrepresent yourself. While online dating is a valuable resource for the savvy single, there are people out there who misrepresent themselves. Don’t be one of them. Just as your… | January 9, 2011 - 12:30 pm

Can You Tell How A First Date Is Going To Go In The First 3 Seconds?

How long does it take to make a first impression? 15 seconds? 7 seconds? 3 seconds? I’ve been doing some dating lately (FOR THE LOVE OF GOD, SOMEONE HELP ME),…

Susannah Breslin | December 2, 2010 - 5:40 pm

30 Things A Guy Should Never Wear On A First Date

Dear Guys: You are awesome, and the ladies of The Frisky love you, but sometimes when it comes to dating, you forget that the first date is where you get…

Susannah Breslin | November 29, 2010 - 6:00 pm
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