Better Late than Never – Cupid comes to the Allentown Brew Works for a speed dating with a twist – a beer tasting twist that is!We will pair up 1 lucky bachelor with 2-3 women at a table and then pour a sample of one of our beers.“Just someone who accepts me,” a Power Ranger with a Long Island accent says, gesturing to his spandex-clad body.
The timer will sound and the bachelor will move to the next table.Stopping by the Sci-Fi Speed-Dating room at Chicago Comic Con this year, “I was like, awww,” Keri recalls. “In my contracts for a while, underneath where you sign, it would say ‘Ryan Glitch, Geek Pimp.’ They put it on the official contracts! It’s a cool feeling and I like it.” The geek pimp himself, however, is single. If speed dating didn’t happen again, if we never filmed again, I wouldn’t care if I had a wife and kids.” But he isn’t sure whether he’ll mix business with pleasure again.Glitch’s most recent relationship started at his first-ever speed-dating session; he was only hosting, but she found him on Facebook and they dated for several years. Glitch’s sessions have resulted in five marriages, two babies, nineteen engagements, “and over a hundred couples dating seriously,” he tells me at one of New York Comic-Con’s eight Sci-Fi Speed Dating sessions.“And that’s just what we know from people telling us on our Facebook page! “We got lucky, we hit on a good idea, and we ran with it.” Since then, he and a rotating staff of friends have organized speed-dating events at about twenty cons per year; Sci-Fi Speed-Dating reality show Geek Love aired briefly on TLC, then moved to gaming website IGN.p .main-container #login input[type=text], .main-container #login input[type=password] .main-container #login input[type=text] .main-container #login input[type=password] .main-container #login div .main-container .remember-forgot .main-container .main-container .main-container #login div label .main-container button .main-container #social .main-container #social span .main-container #social span.facebook .main-container #social span.google .main-container #social span.twitter .main-container #social span.yahoo .main-container .main-container .mon character hitting on an older woman, the kid is surprisingly suave.For heterosexual sessions, he pre-registers more women than men, then only admits as many men as there are available women.(LGBT speed dating generally occurs in separate sessions.) He is strict about lines.My speed dates include a Peruvian movie buff, a Wall Street financier in Final Fantasy armor, and a cosplay photographer from Hong Kong.Some men are looking for girlfriends, but most say they’d be happy even with the dreaded friend zone.