Dating? Which lines work, which REALLY don’t?

April 15, 2006

Okay, you’re speed-dating, and you have only seconds to make an impression on your partner. Which line works, and which doesn’t?”What’s your favourite pizza topping?”“My best friend’s a helicopter pilot.”Read a BBC story on the subject here to see if you were right:pizza300.jpg  A really large pizza. REUTERS/China Photos


“I have a PhD in Computer Science” – nice try!

We probably ought to question the scientific nature of the experiment – would you date a pizza chef? The computer guy in question might have been working on the principle “I want to find the right girl”. However, knowing computer scientists, it probably was as case of “I’ll take anyone who’ll take me!”

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