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Hookup someone with no mutual friends

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They see each other across a crowded room, they feel a spark of attraction, they exchange some witty banter, and then suddenly they're separated by their entourages' conflicting plans.

Luckily, they travel in similar circles and are able to get some dirt on each other. All hope is not lost. How did Romeo go about reconnecting with his lady love? He showed up on her balcony and engaged in some intense getting-to-know-you conversation. Yet how are you most likely to reconnect with your new romantic prospect? Well, via Facebook, of course.

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You're not the only one trying to adjust your romantic expectations and beliefs as courtship continues to transition online at an alarming pace. Even after spending some face-to-face time together on the balcony, there's a "Hookup someone with no mutual friends" chance that Romeo would have returned home to a pending friend request from Juliet.

Facebook - along with other forms of Techno-Romance - has completely infiltrated our love lives in this post-dating world. As the co-founder of www. I met a man at my friend's birthday party - should I friend request him? I spent 30 minutes talking to this guy on my soccer team at the bar - should I friend request him?

I've been Gchatting a lot with my co-worker - should I friend request him? And then there are the follow-up concerns. What does he think when he receives my friend request? Will he read anything into it? Is it too forward? Should I wait for him to friend request me?

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