My over-active imagination started wondering how it would work. The cynical me pictures people awkwardly showing up at a stranger's door with an overnight bag of necessities and their favorite munchies or drinks ready to hunker down with the possible lunatic through the storm. The romantic me sees a warm, inviting apartment with a roaring fire and endless cocktails hosted by a sexy intellectual with lots of great games and books.
In Reality, most of these people are looking for a NSA (No Strings Attached) encounter, but there are a few people looking for someone who can make the best of the time the city is down. Personally, if it weren't for the crazy people aspect, I'd say it's a brilliant idea. I mean, most people are going to have the day(s) off of work so why not use the time to actually get to know someone that could make your world a lot warmer. As far as the ads go, I think there's a mix of sarcastic humor, horny exhabitionists, and a few creative people in search of a great "how we met" story for their kids. I'd like to think this guy is actually a fun catch who knows how to make the most out of an act of nature:
Here's just four examples, but there are dozens of ads on the site right now (you can peruse all of them by clicking here), and most likely they will multiply as the day(s) goes on and the snow starts falling. If you are stuck inside, then at least reading these may bring some humor to your winter lock-down.
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