An app marketing itself to ~elite singles~ is going to attract a certain type of person, and I did not feel like that type of person whatsoever.
I looked around the aisles and saw a sea of collar-popped finance/startup bros filling up the the seats and immediately picked up on the fact that I was in a different ~league~ than them.
Although I'm usually quick to be social at events like these, I felt immediately more reserved and uncomfortable initiating conversations with the passengers around me. One of the first lines I casually eavesdropped in on from a user was:"Wow, that girl is like a model, bro.
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Austin was seen in a video lying on a man’s chest, watching Peter Pan Live together on Instagram.
Not only do they personally experience the pain in the ass -- um, privilege of dating in Austin on their own time, but their job also offers them a front-row seat to the dating scene and the opportunity to (soberly) observe as the rest of us (not so soberly) attempt to find our soul mate -- or next sexual partner -- every Saturday night. THAT’S a good place to pick up people.” -- “You have to be able to be sober and forward, which is a difficult thing for people.
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