What does it take to spot a good pairing? Well, I won't go into that because I know that's a whole other subject. That's where today's modern matchmakers come in. But it's really about getting to know the individual dater. SHIN Oh, well, the legendarily worst one was the woman went to the bathroom and didn't come back. Give us a call There have also been terrible dates.
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Well, Annys is a magazine editor first and a matchmaker second. And now she's married to somebody, you know, who's five eight, doesn't have that Ivy League pedigree. Annys, what in your opinion were the worst? And it's changed in the sense that dating apps have come along and they ask far fewer questions than we do.
NNAMDI The readers who think that you purposely pair incompatible couples for a better story for -- because some people think that makes a better story. We've had I think four or five marriages, not lately, not since I've been on it. We're actually trying to match people. We don't do that actually. And he lives in La Jolla, California. And she loved musicians. I just love date Valley girl in so much.
And we send them on a blind date and we pay for dinner. That is the much loved and much debated column Date Lab. Annys, thank you so much for ing us.
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But it's also about using, you know, my own intuition and years of expertize and honing all of that together and to go ahead and use my resources and find a great fit. I love OkCupid, although, I hope they don't ask me to do a commercial for them, because I don't really want to do that. We're both very political, very progressive.
And he is just the most adorable. SHIN There are. Well, as we usually do, but it used to be the editors and then we had a dedicated matchmaker for a long time and then I took over a couple of years ago. SHIN Well, it's evolved over the years. What they're looking for, what's worked, what hasn't, and then utilizing, you know, my own expertize, intuition, and a mix of on and off paper qualities to find hookup forget men Mexico MO great fit.
And we basically -- people apply. I mean, even when the column started there measure of success was really whether they made it to a second date. We do not expect that we are making lifetime matches, but we hope so. So I'm able to be, you know, friendly and free legal service Chandler with my clients, but also tell them what they need to hear.
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So having somebody who's not directly, you know, on your team meeting a friend or family member, can really look at you in a way that's not bias. SHIN The monkey did okay.
But we say throughout those old rules and, you know, just get serious about it and give up the game. We once used a monkey just to see how that would go. Stephanie, you are on the air. And so it's a mix. They both went to school in Montreal, two different schools, did not know each other.
So Three Day Rule is a high touch luxury matchmaking service, but we do have options for everybody. Jaime, thank you for ing us. Jaime, the reason why I wanted to have Stephanie share that with us is because there are people, who are unconvinced of matchmaking services and Stephanie obviously thinks of herself as a good matchmaker.
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So we kind of look at all those things to see what people are looking for, but it varies a lot. Found the love of my life on OkCupid. I do some of dating for free Bend OR matches and our writers do some of the matches. Happy Valentine's Day to you and your guests.
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We call each other ranting and raving about politics. What do you have to say about that? Ranting and raving about politics every day. He's the best. So let's now hear from a professional matchmaker. This common refrain at the end of your columns, quoting here, "No further contact.
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Was the great -- we call it the great bathroom escape. But thank you very much for sharing that with us.
I never -- I mean, he loves me for me. So I'm an Italian yenta.
So when you can connect to yourself and laugh it's one of the best things that connects people long term. I fixed up my old next door neighbor when I lived in Kensington years ago with my nephew. But I think that's free chat rooms for Rosa AL students as most daters probably know.
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