Speed dating first evolved over a decade ago, but it has become much more popular in recent years, especially among baby boomers and seniors.
Perhaps the increasing need for companionship is to blame, or maybe the adrenalin-pumping nature of the event makes it so attractive.
It is a formalized process in which the participants are broken up into pairs and rotate partners every 3-8 minutes (depending on the event).
Each pair sits down and gets to know one another, or “date”.
Unlike normal dating, you have got five to 10 minutes to meet and create chemistry.Footage of an alleged thief giving a mobile phone back to his victim after being shouted at by a motorcyclist.The video, filmed in China's Sichuan Province on May 17, appears to show the man taking a phone from a cyclist.So I get my weekly issue of Jet Magazine and after checking the Beauty of the Week, Tamara from Palm Beach Florida who enjoys reading, swimming and modeling, we spend the next two and half minutes reading the magazine from cover to cover.One of the little tidbits in the mag was the Jet DVD pick of the week, which featured this movie right here Speed Dating, plus the little blurb stated that it won the Audience Award at the Pan African Film Festival. Who am I to deny myself watching a movie that Jet Magazine has recommended to me, and one that has won awards on top of that? Well after watching Speed Dating we can safely say that Jet Magazine will no longer dictate my movie watching choices and we also need to ask who in the heck was sitting the audience that made Speed Dating an audience favorite.I think this is where the bulk of the humor is supposed to originate from but it really doesnt happen. She would be Danielle (Mekita Faiye), a long legged super-fit vision of femininity who cant dance to save her life, and Too Cool is smitten.The fact that she cant dance is kind of relevant because Too Cools mom (Holly Robinson-Peete) who gave him up for adoption when he was like six couldnt dance either.Be sure to visit the experts’ sites to learn how they can help you pick up more girls and get a girlfriend.Before we jump straight into the 7 situations, I’ll give you my step-by-step method for picking up girls.If two participants have written down each other’s names, the event organizer will forward the contact information to both parties.(The idea is that the participants will not feel pressure to accept or request contact information face to face.) The first organized speed-dating event took place in 1998 in Beverly Hills, California.