Posts tagged "matchmaking"

This Week In Idiot Matchmaking: DUI Dummies

We found love in a hopeless place. …

Lauren Vinopal | October 13, 2015 - 4:30 pm

Study: Setting People Up Makes The Matchmaker Feel Good

A new series of studies has found that matchmaking brings a whole lot of happiness — but not necessarily to the couple. Rather, the matchmaker herself enjoys the greatest benefits…

Claire Hannum | February 12, 2014 - 12:40 pm

eHarmony Admits They Suck, Offers Personal Matchmaking Service For $5K Instead

Hold on to your knickers, eHarmony subscribers. You’re gonna looooove this.

In a new attempt to help people find romance, the popular dating site will soon launch eH+,…

Katie Oldenburg | November 6, 2013 - 3:30 pm

Matchmaker, Matchmaker: 8 Tips For Setting Up Your Friends

I love bringing people together, and am what Malcolm Gladwell would call a “connector.” If you’re telling me about how you really love comic books, I’m going to hook you…

Julie Gerstein | December 27, 2012 - 2:00 pm

Subway “Love Conductor” Plays Underground Matchmaker With Strangers

Public transportation is good for many things, like watching the breeding habits of rodents and sharing the flu virus. But what about finding love?

Jessica Wakeman | November 19, 2012 - 2:40 pm

The Soapbox: Matchmaker, Matchmaker, Make Me Not Puke

A few weeks ago, an article in the Orthodox Jewish newspaper The Jewish Press began to make waves in the religious community. Yitta Halberstam, a well-known Jewish author, wrote about

Lilit Marcus | April 17, 2012 - 1:00 pm

Frisky Q&A: Matchmaker Amy Laurent On Starting Her Biz And Helping Folks Find Love

For most of us, “Millionaire Matchmaker” is a guilty indulgence. But for professional matchmaker Amy Laurent, it’s a real-life, full-time job. Since setting up her own matchmaking agency six years…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | October 7, 2010 - 2:30 pm

Matchmaker Uses Twitter To Find Mates

Paul Carrick Brunson, known as the Modern Day Matchmaker, is going against conventional thought and finding love for his clients using social media. Each “Modern Day Matchmaker Wednesday,” Brunson takes…

Annika Harris | September 4, 2010 - 6:00 pm

Maureen Dowd Is A Crap Matchmaker, Apparently, But She’s Not The Only One

It was in-crowd matchmaking of the highest order: Maureen Dowd, a Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist for The New York Times, offered to set up Helena Andrews, a reporter for the politics…

Jessica Wakeman | May 6, 2010 - 2:40 pm

Dating Weary? How A Matchmaker Can Help

Ten years ago, former New York fashion model and girl about town Christie Nightingale was looking for a career change. She’d always done well at parties, was an ace at… | April 5, 2009 - 6:00 pm

A Place To Meet Your Morally Questionable Match!

For some people the idea of having an affair is super sexy, but also complicated, time consuming, and dangerous. That’s why it should come as no surprise that there are…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | July 10, 2008 - 3:30 pm