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During a series of mini dates, each spanning no more than a couple of minutes, participants in a speed-dating event evaluate a succession of eligible singles.
They make split-second decisions on matters of the heart, creating a pool of information on one of the more ineffable yet vital questions of our time—how we select our mates.
After the event is over, the daters submit to the event’s organizers the names of the individuals they would like to see again.
It sounds simple, but each variable in the design of the event can affect the daters’ outcomes.