Internet speed dating
So I watched it with a clean slate and no expectations.
I sat down to watch "Speed-Dating" without having heard anything about it previously.
Between the possibility of a partner passing away and the odds of a divorce, De Lamater said it's becoming more and more common for people to be left behind later in life.
Just as the number of available singles decreases and the opportunities to meet people go online, De Lamater said the physical and emotional benefits of a relationship only grow stronger."Being in a relationship like that could make you healthier, could help solve some of the health care issues as well," De Lamater said.
Unlike normal dating, you have got five to 10 minutes to meet and create chemistry.
The story is fairly straight forward though, as you have a group of young people setting up 'speed-dating' events at their club, in order to meet and hook up with women.Dating apps, eager to differentiate themselves, are quick to try new trends.But when it comes to the biggest push in social media — video — options are curiously lacking.They had six minutes to meet and greet their fellow seniors, all at least 65 years old, in the first senior speed dating event of its kind.Richard Rathmann has missed the days of face-to-face interactions, so much so that he has even turned to the internet to meet up with single women in his age group."I find it's really hard to meet people. Rathmann and Hemming were two of 16 people who came out to the speed dating event, a sign that a more mature crowd is looking for ways to make a connection.
a method of meeting potential partners in which each participant has only a few minutes to talk to each of his or her dates before being moved on to the next one.