But after best friends have found true love and a cluster of awful Tinder dates, I decided to give speed dating a go. It was harmless fun, after all. I'd never been one to shy away from new experiences, and as much as I don't TamilCulture is hosting “15 First Dates”, a speed dating event and social mixer. It's just that I like to experience everything possible in my life. Time for research. Before this, I have never even heard about speed dating, my.