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How does a SJ survive the first date?

Discussion in 'Anything goes' started by North61, Sep 12, 2008.

  1. North61

    North61 Member

    For the first time in nearly four years, I've scored a date ;D.

    Four years ago happens to be when started working in this biz. I had a steady girlfriend and fiance for about 2.5 years of it. I found out getting back into the dating scene sucks, especially in smaller towns while working nights. It seems that most women in this town are either married or nasty taken. Finding a dateable woman seems to be a lot tougher than it used to be.

    So after a year in this town (my third stop), I asked a woman out and she gave me her number so we can go out for some coffee. After a little more than a year of the single life and spending weekends doing locker room interviews, I proved that even a SJ in a dead-end profession can land a date. What makes it better- this woman is way, way out of my league as far as looks go!

    Now comes the hard part...getting date No. 2.

    Any advice from the wonderful world of SportsJournalists.com on how to keep a woman interested in a sports journalist?
  2. Learn to breathe through your ears.
  3. BYH

    BYH Active Member

    Tell her how you read about Charles Haley masturbating in front of his teammates.
  4. 2muchcoffeeman

    2muchcoffeeman Active Member

    If she finds out what your salary really is, you're screwed. And not in a nice way.
  5. zeke12

    zeke12 Guest

    Bone it like you own it.
  6. 2muchcoffeeman

    2muchcoffeeman Active Member

    More like a "Let's be friends" way. :-\
  7. dooley_womack1

    dooley_womack1 Well-Known Member

    Hey, if she breaks any bones, you got your opening.
  8. three_bags_full

    three_bags_full Well-Known Member

    She got a grille?
  9. slappy4428

    slappy4428 Active Member

  10. zeke12

    zeke12 Guest

    Not a finished one, I bet.
  11. dooley_womack1

    dooley_womack1 Well-Known Member

    But will she have it any other way?
  12. zeke12

    zeke12 Guest

    She might like her chicken baked.
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