Crazy for You - First Relationships
Feb 12, 2020
Eve Simon & Sacha Cohen
Ah, dating in the 80s and 90s...
- Eve discovers boys and Bulletin Board Systems, and becomes Queen of the Geeks.
- Sacha spends high school pining for older boys who don’t pay any attention to her, and in general felt like a big loser until college.
- Sacha’s first college boyfriend, losing her virginity (finally!), and getting alternative mixtapes featuring 4AD bands.
- Eve explores dating an older guy and phone phreaking.
- Dating pre-social media and why we’re so thankful it didn’t exist back then.
- Peer pressure and life before #MeToo
- Sacha sows her wild oats at Model U.N.
- Eve and her boyfriend program side-by-side at computer camp, then he comes to visit at her parent’s house.
- Sacha spends years dating bad boys, and finally meets her husband at age 40.
- Eve (aka “Schoolie”) reconnects with an old love on LinkedIn.
- Leah from the Good Girls Talk About Sex podcast shares her first kiss story.
- Derek narrowly avoids an arranged marriage.
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