In eight months using the service, Riccardo, who is 32 and works for an ad agency, has let eight visitors crash at his apartment, of whom he’s hooked up with five, for a 62 per cent “success rate.” If you count the additional two that climbed into bed with him for a cuddle and then fell asleep, the percentage climbs even higher.
(Riccardo and other Couchsurfing users quotes in this article asked to be identified by pseudonyms.) On the business front, the crowdsourced hospitality site has been experiencing a rough patch lately.
by GENEVIEVE LISTON A number of my girlfriends are on Blendr. The way you are looking at your computer after reading this statement is exactly how I reacted when they told me at dinner the other night.
Blendr, for those not familiar, is the straight version of gay social networking App Grindr, which is so popular amongst the gay community it attracts almost 100 000 new users per day.
According to the site, ‘2date4is a dating site for people who cannot or do not want to take part in sexual intercourse to enjoy companionship, intimacy, and hopefully love’.
At the present time, there’s nothing as unique as this organisation in Australia.
“While my positive attitude and curious mind are still who I am, my physical body took a few years to heal and I now have a ‘new normal’,” she says on the site.
Following her recovery from cervical cancer, Brashier found that she’d changed in many ways, particularly physically.However, it is not an offence if the person honestly believed that you were 16 or if there was less than a two-year age difference between you. For example, if a person is 17 and has sex with someone who is 15, it is not a crime.But if the person was 18, it is a crime unless the person believed the person was 16.If you are under 12, a person can't have sex with you or touch you sexually or perform a sexual act in front of you, even if you agree.If you are 12 to 15, a person can’t have sex with you, touch you sexually or perform a sexual act in front of you if they are more than two years older than you, even if you agree.