It’s a practice that allows each party to take turns being generous, which sets a nicer tone than doing the math when the check arrives, or even throwing down matching credit cards. In any case, while I understand male sensitivity to the idea of being taken advantage of, I think it’s largely a moot point among singles under 30. And chances are, you’ve been on a horribly awkward — or downright awful — online date or two. The whole process can be overwhelming — scrolling through pages and pages of photos, sending messages into the ether, receiving countless borderline revolting epistles from dudes who only display photos of their torsos. Museum of Fine Arts: Free one weekend a month, regular admission, for outdoor concerts in summer2. Other popular first dates in Boston include Clover food truck, getting ice cream, walking around the Common and other neighborhoods, and strolling around Jamaica Pond. Institute of Contemporary Art: Free on Thursday nights, regular admission3. This information — along with data from your profile — is plugged into an algorithm that determines what kinds of dates you’re sent via e-mail (every user gets a daily e-mail detailing dates that he or she might be interested in) and which show up on a stream on your homepage.
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How About We seeks to alleviate that daunting experience by putting the focus on the date, rather than the hassle of getting there.
Upon signing up for the site, users are asked to express their levels of interest in a series of dates, beer tasting, concerts, walks on the beach — that kind of deal.
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