David, a speed dater from the South East, says, "I think it's for those people who are cash rich time poor. I would definitely do it again and encourage a friend of either sex to come along and give it a whirl". It could even be fun in different circumstances. And it quickly became clear that, in the staunchly Democratic DC area, at an event attended almost exclusively by African-American and Latino women, I was not going to meet many Donald Trump supporters. Either that, or their eyes would glaze over and I would leave the event as single as when I came in. Daily news briefing direct to your inbox Sign up for our newsletter. Wendy - my second "date" of the evening - was already looking bored by my election chat when I casually threw the T-word into the conversation.
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The Birth of Speed Dating
When animals made history. It would certainly have been good to talk to some female Trump supporters. If your quest for love has so far proved fruitless and you feel that time is running out - how about spending a night speed dating? In today's Magazine. The challenge is whether speed daters can find time for another in their busy schedules. There was also concern about how this "embarrassing" election was being viewed abroad.