Single In New York City? Read This

Illustrated by Mallory Heyer.
By Ashley Schneider

I've heard it; I've felt it; I understand the problem. Dating in the age of tech feels impossible.

How many OKCupid dates must one go on before finding something of an organic connection, or at least a moderately satisfying short-term relationship? Does Tinder even lead to emotions, let alone a second date?

Most importantly: Is it even possible to meet someone in real life anymore? Yes. Yes, it is.
Here's how to play the dating game even when it seems impossible to find anyone datable.