Making Hookups Happen

by Jeffrey Polet on March 23, 2011 · 3 comments <span>Print this article</span> Print this article

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Enterprising students at the University of Chicago have managed to combine two of the central interests of the contemporary student: casual sex and facebook. They’ve launched a new UChicago Hookups website for those who are too busy to be bothered with old-fashioned things such as courting, or simply don’t have the time or money to buy their sex partner a meal first. For every problem, there is a technological solution.

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avatar Stewart K. Lundy March 26, 2011 at 2:36 pm

But wasn’t that the point of Facebook in the first place?

avatar Stephen March 27, 2011 at 3:46 pm

This video shows you what the point of Facebook was.

avatar Julie @ Read Handed April 12, 2011 at 3:34 pm

Wow. Just wow. They’re not even bothering to be coy about it anymore, are they?

I recently blogged about the demise of courting in favor of hookups – the post is called “In Dating, Minority Rules”.

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