Thanks to technology and people being more open to the thought of meeting people in non-traditional ways, people’s opinion about online dating has changed significantly.
In 2012, Augustus spoke out against a gay marriage ban in Minnesota and appeared in an ESPN Outside the Lines report with her then fiancé, La Taya Varner.
As of July 2013, gay marriage is now legal in Minnesota.
We think we are going to be able to meet countless singles who are dying to get to know us.
It’ll be easy getting their contact information and best of all we are going to go home with them that night. Unless you are a true blue Don Juan, you probably aren’t going to find it so easy.
The actual schedule of these and other themed speed dating events varies as well and is determined by market demand and our ability to ensure a relatively close gender balance.
Some cities schedule more themed events than others.
LGBT pride events, parades, festivals, GLBT community celebrations.
When we approach dating, we go in with lofty expectations.
LUSH is the "unofficial" lesbian bar, but they're also common at places such as 19 and Town House.
Additionally, I find the gay community here (both gay and lesbian) to be impressively educated and professional.
Over the summer, the WNBA started a pride initiative campaign marketed directly to the LGBT community.