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As part of a personal ongoing sociology study, coupled with a perverse desire to disprove the theory that Los Angeles is a terrible (or “the worst”) dating scene in the country (according to 80% of friends polled), I have kept … Continue reading

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Ever More Complicated

I joined a new dating website. Holy shit, this stuff is complicated! It seems we have officially entered the Modern Era of Casualness and Creepy Weirdness Via Technology. On the progressive front, dating sites now “get” that people who date … Continue reading

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Wink

It’s tough being a Single Woman Over A Certain Age. You make people uncomfortable. (People = Non Single Women + Mom). We live in a world where a person can sell a gun to a young, emotionally volatile white male … Continue reading

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Soicopaths Among Us

Last night, while driving home from salsa at 2:00 am, I found myself sitting at a Punishment Light (an endlessly long red light) next to a beige Kia in which sat a White Male giving me the Full Serial Killer … Continue reading

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Why Are The Older Dudes Smiling At Me Now?

I’ve been “Over 35” for three whole years and, yet, when Older Dudes smile at me, I get a little uncomfortable. And by “Older Dudes” I mean men who are ten years older than myself (by most accounts, I’ve been … Continue reading

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So Far No Baby Daddy…

…but the energy is out there. I must be sending out some signals because a lot more attractive men have approached me lately. Male attention, I have found, has little to do with age or beauty. It’s not even perfume, … Continue reading

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Knights In Tarnished Armor

I signed up for Match.com a few months ago as a testament to the universe that I’m willing to judge strange men’s dating profiles within the safe confines of my apartment…oh wait, I meant be open to the possibility of … Continue reading

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Age Appropriate Men

Today, I had lunch with people from work. We were sitting near a table that hosted a two-year-old boy, a woman who looked like his mother and a man who looked about 80. I started a flirtatious eyeball game with … Continue reading

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Guy Talk

Food Guy and I went out for a chai latte today to talk about my (pathetic) personal life. I told him about all the annoying things the last guy I dated did, and he agreed that those are all the … Continue reading

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Bring On The Nebbish

I was talking to my friend last night about the dearth of available men in an appropriate age bracket (for me). The word “dearth” just so happens to be one of my favorite words in the dictionary. Which probably has … Continue reading

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Reasons Why I’m (Still) Single: An Explanation For My Mom

Last night, I gave my mom a tour of my Web 2.0 Life: Facebook, LinkedIn, MySpace, and all my pictures from the past year. This tour gave her an introduction into my world and of some of my many fabulous … Continue reading

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