post a job find a job join
home members' center employers listings events learn bulletin board content about us
today's top stories    features    event transcripts    party photos    how to pitch to    bitch box    
party photos

Party Photos: Pre-Valentine's Day Personals Launch in NYC
At GO, 02.11.03

Never was there a better time for the launch of's media personal ads. Stevie Wonder was crooning in the back room (thanks to DJ Roddy), and was only too happy to assist the romantic aspirations of our New York members.

PLEASE click on to check out the WINNERS below. You'll need to cut and paste their handles into the Search Box on the Personals page.

First Place: missmynx
Honorable Mention: Amo88

2 in First Place:

Honorable Mention: bluelotusfoot

2 in First Place:

Honorable Mention: funkthatjazz

RUNNERS-UP (from all categories)

Learn more about AvantGuild, our premium membership service. Click here to receive invitations to events in your city.

(Click for a larger view of the pictures.)'s David Gould; cupid never looked swarthier

bluejeangirl and gigi12

Documentary producer Jessica and editor Ringo

The front room in Go

Dana and Talika

scorpio_galatea and bluelotusfoot

The back room at Go

r_cave and jillloewe

chippie at the bar

bookluver and crazycowgirl

New editor Jesse Oxfeld is brought into the fold by founder Laurel Touby. Or, into the boa.

Chris and Lauren; is the chemistry obvious or what?

aceupmysteve,'s Laurel Touby and gaz_nyc sex columnists Em and Lo (Lo on left, Em on right) with serge_gainesbourg editor David Hirschman (Ringo), blurred by a thumbprint (he's always a bit blurry), with longtime paramour (he wishes) Jill Waldman.

Dana, Kevin and Ellen

The inimitable Joel Stein of Entertainment Weekly with founder and cyberhostess Laurel Touby

leoness and rockinchick

Anticipation mounts as the prizes are annouced.

Lo, Stein and Laurel

Amo88, winner of most romantic personal is derided mercilessly by Joel Stein as he receives his prize. Stein later admits to wishing he, in fact, were romantic enough to win said prize.

Chris Roddy and David Gould, matchmakers and incurable romantics both, win tie for the best beard award.

Photographs by David S. Hirschman.

Many thanks to our sponsors:


Read more in our Archives. Send your feedback to Jesse Oxfeld.



OverTime Magazine Owes 'Considerably More Than $100,000'

Former OverTime freelancers claim they're owed thousands by the magazine. We investigate what went wrong.

AvantGuildHow to Pitch: Oxygen

Service-driven pitches breathe new life into training, nutrition, health, and fat-loss features.

So What Do You Do, Andrew Morse, Executive Producer, Good Morning America Weekend?

GMA Weekend's EP on his fly-by-night show, taking risks, and wooing his wife with a conversation about prostitution.

AvantGuildPitching An Agent: 'Submitting the Whole Packet'

These agents are authors themselves and understand both sides of the book-selling equation.

AvantGuildmb Manage: The EIC Personality

Are you the type to reach the top of the masthead? Editors-in-chief detail the traits that got them there.

Party Photos!

Party Photos: The Design Party

J-School Confidential: Working With the Web

From landing pages to html code, the Web's a wild place and our j-schooler explains how she's learning to cope.

home | job listings | members center | events | bulletin board | resources
employers page | post a job | about us | contact us | advertising | legal

Copyright © 2000-2002 inc. All rights reserved. health insurance