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Missed Connections

Burning Man Is Over, But The 'Missed Connections' Live On

The Huffington Post | Jenna Amatulli | Posted 09.15.2016 | Arts

They’re looking for love in a dusty place. The beloved “Missed Connections” section on Craigslist is alight with Burning Man attendees yearning ...

These 6 ‘Moving’ Images Remind Us Of What We Miss Out On When We’re On Our Phones

Brittany Nims | Posted 08.08.2016 | Healthy Living

We all have a screen addict in our lives. He’s that friend who keeps his mobile phone at pinky’s reach while you’re catching up over coffee; she...

Spotted On The Streets of NYC: A Quest for Love (And 'Sign' of Hope)

Mary Pflum Peterson | Posted 07.19.2016 | Women
Mary Pflum Peterson

I saw it on a utility pole, just outside of the main visitor's entrance to the United Nations. There, typed on plain white paper in unremarkable black font, was a love note for all of New York City to see. Or perhaps love 'quest' is a more apt description.

8 Adorably Awkward Pokémon GO Missed Connections

Lamar Dawson | Posted 07.19.2016 | Technology
Lamar Dawson

As Pokémon GO continues to sweep the nation as Americans try to “catch ‘em all,” many people are also catching the feels. Unfortunately, in ste...

This Craigslist Missed Connection Is Delightfully Feminist

The Huffington Post | Jenavieve Hatch | Posted 06.03.2016 | Women

In a series of Craigslist missed connections posts in May, two mysterious Wisconsinites engaged in a wonderful celebration of everyday feminism. The ...

7 Ways to Save Money on an Overseas Trip

Nathaniel Sillin | Posted 04.13.2016 | Business
Nathaniel Sillin

There's nothing more exciting than an overseas trip, but that exhilaration shouldn't come with an unexpected price tag. Believe it or not, small expenses can grow fast and in unexpected ways.

Emotional Craigslist 'Missed Connection' Goes Viral

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 10.09.2015 | Good News

"I met you in the rain on the last day of 1972, the same day I resolved to kill myself." That’s the first line of an emotional Craigslist "Missed Co...

Craigslist's Most Bizarre 'Missed Connections'

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 01.07.2015 | Weird News

Did you miss out on love this past year? Did you meet someone for a fleeting moment only to have lasting happiness fall from your fingers? You'r...

Shameless New Dad Uses Craigslist To Try To Hook Up With His Wife's Delivery Nurse

The Huffington Post | Brittany Wong | Posted 11.19.2014 | Divorce

Your goals as a dad in the delivery room should be simple: provide emotional support through the labor pains, try not to faint, and cheer your lady on...

I'll Never Forget You and Your Bad Posture, M/35/G Train

Ben Berkon | Posted 01.14.2015 | Comedy
Ben Berkon

You stepped onto the Church Avenue-bound G-train at Nassau. Like a Buffalo Exchange princess -- nay, queen -- you donned commando-leather boots whose heels were blatantly overdue for a cobbler visit. As the son of three generations of podiatrists, I couldn't look away. But you noticed me, too.

A Letter From The Love You Haven't Met Yet

Emily Bracken | Posted 06.24.2014 | Women
Emily Bracken

I made eyes at you once on the subway. I saw you across the room at a party. I swiped you right on Tinder. But it's not our time yet. And I know you're wondering why.

Alison Brie Reads Sexy Missed Connections

The Huffington Post | Ross Luippold | Posted 01.31.2014 | Comedy

On Thursday's "Jimmy Kimmel Live," Alison Brie of "Community" joined Kimmel in a sultry reading of Craigslist missed connections, complete with a saxo...

Woman Posts 'Missing' Fliers For Guy She Left At Bar

The Huffington Post | Arin Greenwood | Posted 01.23.2014 | Women

Courtney met Ben just before Christmas at a bar in Northern Virginia, if the fliers she posted all over Old Town Alexandria about the encounter are to...

'Subway Cupid' Is A Job Now

The Huffington Post | Jane Janeczko | Posted 12.05.2013 | New York

Want to pick up some extra bucks? Enjoy creeping on people in the subway? Then you might find this Train Spottings Craigslist ad calling for "subway c...

Woman Eviscerates Her Catcaller Over Craigslist's Missed Connections

The Huffington Post | Emma Gray | Posted 09.18.2013 | Women

One Minnesota woman just demonstrated an excellent way to get back at a cowardly street harasser -- leave a scathing Craigslist post about him in the ...

Missed Connections NYC: The Not Quite Stopped and Frisked Edition

Kendra Pettis | Posted 10.26.2013 | New York
Kendra Pettis

Missed Connection (NYC, 2 Train): African American female searching for African American male she met while the NYPD went through her underwear...

Most Incredible Missed Connection Ever?

Posted 08.07.2013 | New York

A man recently penned what may very well be the ultimate missed connection ever published on Craigslist. With a bit of imagination, the tremendous...

Where Missed Connections Happen

Posted 02.27.2013 | Women

Gena Kaufman | Glamour Well, I guess I've figured out why I haven't met the love of my life yet during my time in Ohio. I've been going to the wron...

My 'Missed Connection' Post-Divorce

Marni Battista | Posted 01.20.2013 | Divorce
Marni Battista

He stole my heart, but I had given it to him in cracked, broken condition.

Honest Missed Connections

Jilly Gagnon | Posted 09.22.2012 | Comedy
Jilly Gagnon

I really hope you see this. I don't know how else to get in touch with your friend -- you know, the really hot one in the ATO sweatshirt?

PHOTOS: Hilarious Wedding-Related Craigslist Ads

Posted 06.23.2012 | Weddings

While most engaged couples probably don't turn to Craigslist for help with wedding planning, some of them do -- and their requests can be pretty outra...

It's Finally Happened: A Missed Connection At Goldman Sachs

Posted 04.22.2012 | Business

Love in the belly of the Vampire Squid. Take it in. It could be the title of the next fairytale romance. At least if one Craigslist Missed Connecti...

3 Creepiest Online Daters | Posted 04.11.2012 | Weird News

There are creepy online daters and then there is the guy who said he'd like to be the next reason his potential love needs to use the Morning After pi...

4 Things I Learned About Dating From Craigslist Missed Connections

Megan Baldwin | Posted 04.23.2012 | Women
Megan Baldwin

A few friends offered the obvious, caring response: You're honestly going on a date with someone who posted a Missed Connection that wasn't even about you on Craigslist? WTF. But I'm a believer in embracing the unexpected.

Kathleen Miles

L-U-V: How Craigslist Missed Connections & Johnny Thunders Led To A Punk Love Story | Kathleen Miles | Posted 02.14.2012 | Los Angeles

"I already had a crush on him before we actually met," Tillie told The Huffington Post. Tillie and Jacob, who had never met, went to the Sept. 2011...