Posts tagged "missed connections"

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

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

This Guy Is Asking The Interwebs For Help Finding His Missing Crush

So, once upon a time, a boy from New Zealand got lost in Hong Kong on New Year’s Eve and met a girl from America: “I was just walking around and…

Claire Hannum | December 6, 2013 - 9:20 am

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

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

The Craziest Missed Connections Post Ever

We’ve read our fair share of weird missed connections — car accidents, “You were the drunk girl,” or “You’re a cocktail waitress at the Hustler Casino.” But, this one trumps…

Leonora Epstein | March 21, 2012 - 12:40 pm

5 Craigslist Missed Connections Ads I Will Probably Never Get

Confession: I am pretty obsessed with Craigslist’s Missed Connections. It is my life goal to find one dedicated to me, and therefore I check them every day — so far,…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | January 19, 2012 - 11:00 am

Girl Talk: I Responded To A Missed Connection Ad

I’ve accomplished a few really great things in my life — losing 100 pounds, getting sober‚ but I’m not sure anything has been as personally satisfying as the day that…

Emily McCombs | December 15, 2010 - 3:00 pm

Public Missed Connections In Paris

The city of Paris is allowing people to submit neighborhood-specific missed connections of 160 characters or less through its website. On February 14th, the most beautiful ones will be selected…

Leonora Epstein | February 12, 2010 - 2:20 pm

Blogging Is The Best Revenge

You know who’s not having a very Merry Christmas? The guy kissing the hot chick on the left. His name is Carmelo and for three months he was carrying on…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 25, 2009 - 12:00 pm

Missed Connections Illustrated

Love to read Craigslist’s Missed Connections and have a thing for dreamy illustrations? Have I got the blog for you! Sophie Blackall creates illustrations based on the missed connections left…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 29, 2009 - 1:00 pm

Missed Connection: Girl In White Pants At Gossip Girl Filming On 2nd Ave – M4W (Upper East Side)

While people have been gawking at the “Gossip Girl” crew that’s been filming all over Manhattan, some of the fans aren’t there to get a peek at their celeb crushes.

Leonora Epstein | August 14, 2009 - 2:30 pm

Inauguration Day Missed Connections

After the day’s festivities, which included dancing until the early morning hours, the president and first lady were probably too worn out to have sex last night, but that doesn’t…

Catherine Strawn | January 21, 2009 - 7:30 pm

New York Subway Love Story: The Conclusion

The year’s favorite love story has come to an end. The 21-year-old New Yorker who posted a drawing of a girl he saw on the subway on is no…

Catherine Strawn | July 28, 2008 - 3:00 pm

Finding Love On The Subway

Whenever I ride the subway, I am surrounded by people I don’t know. And some of them are quite attractive. I never talk to them because they are too busy…

Catherine Strawn | April 15, 2008 - 1:30 pm