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People are here to work on their careers or to have as much fun as possible,” she says.
And it’s a great chance to see if you both have chemistry.” There’s even less pressure at Paper Bag Speed Dating, in theory, because no one is going to judge you by your face.
The event, hosted by London-based dating app Loveflutter, is pushing its #Say No To Shallow campaign to showcase personality over appearance.
The company threw a similar stunt in London last July, where singles decorated their bags with doodles and 140-character fun facts about themselves.
“Mobile dating has been trivialized by apps that focus too much on speed and looks, and too little on essential human qualities,” says Dr.
Tomas Chamorro-Premuzic, Loveflutter’s relationship psychologist. “Wit is sexier than looks, and unlike looks it determines long-term compatibility.” The current crop of picture-perfect dating apps, such as Tinder and Grindr, emphasize face value.“We all have our dating deal-breakers — whether it’s not wanting to have children or you have certain religious preferences — so this is a formula for success, because you know what you’re getting.” Hagans, who’s hit the “Size Matters,” “Beauty & the Geek” and “Childproof” nights, now swears by speed-dating parties.“I have dated two people long-term, and I’ve gone on a lot of dates from these,” she says. Jo and Blair discover the joys of friendship in a Facts of Life parody.