. Positioning the webcam at eye level was said to establish kinship, but really I wanted to avoid shadows and resemble someone other than Lurch for the first time during quarantine. Due to the number of people self-quarantining, the San Francisco-based company has rolled out live dating events in 13 more cities, as well as adding Wednesday nights.
While I sat upright in a fresh turtleneck, James lay motionless and hoodie-clad on his bed -- comfortable, confident, and entirely unfazed by this confronting matchmaking format. It (unsurprisingly) nothing like messaging, where there ample time to tailor responses and run an entry-level background check through reverse image search. Nothing beats meeting in real life, but in the beginning, would not you rather spend two minutes on a video….