Speed dating and dc and jewish
With us, you can combine elements of trying out the local hot spot with friends while you meet others just like you.My friend Josh Novikoff is married, but he can’t stay away from Jewish singles’ parties on Christmas Eve.In just about every big city across the country, there’s a big Christmas Eve bash (or two or three) marketed toward Jews in their 20s to 40s: The Matzo Ball got the party started in Boston in 1987 and now has events in 15 metropolitan areas.In addition to the Ball, Washington also has the Falafel Frenzy and Gefilte Fish Gala, both of which raise money for charity.
Rudnick was engaged to someone else at that point, but “I knew right away when I saw her,” he says.
We thought it made sense: After all, Josh and I briefly dated, so his wife and I would have similar taste in men, right?
If an ex’s wife scouting a crowd on your behalf sounds uncomfortable, you might want to stick with Chinese food and a movie on Christmas Eve. 24, you’re likely to run into any or all of the following: former flames, current crushes, and lots of people you’ve never met. Bring a few friends who can get you out of any undesirable conversations and dance circles, rope you into good ones — or scoop you up off the bathroom floor, should the night come to that.
As in, I conveniently forgot their names.)Rewind two weeks: I'm hanging out with some girlfriends and one of them mentions how she saw a groupon-like deal for speed dating.
In my head, I said, "Wouldn't it be fun if we all did that?