RAZZ Blind Dates: “I have the tendency to be awkward”

RAZZ decided to celebrate SHAG Week (Sexual Health Awareness and Guidance Week) by arranging some blind dates in the student community! Keep up with the series here.

Britt was looking for someone “who gets intersectional feminism” and will share her love of hummus and cats. Millie hoped for someone who would make her laugh and was also sensibly planning for the future, keen to date someone with “no silverfish in their house.” From the outset, they both seemed to be unified by a mutual dislike of tories. Was this enough for a successful date though?

First up, let’s hear from Millie… Continue reading RAZZ Blind Dates: “I have the tendency to be awkward”

RAZZ Blind Dates: “We just stood not really knowing what to say”

RAZZ decided to celebrate SHAG Week (Sexual Health Awareness and Guidance Week) by arranging some blind dates in the student community! Keep up with the series here.

Ellie warned that she’s “very open so prepare to get to know a lot of personal information… especially after a few drinks”. Maybe a match with “bit of nerd” Katya who wanted someone she could talk to for hours?

Let’s see what Ellie thought first. Continue reading RAZZ Blind Dates: “We just stood not really knowing what to say”

RAZZ Blind Dates: “it was a particularly visual birth scene”

RAZZ decided to celebrate SHAG Week (Sexual Health Awareness and Guidance Week) by arranging some blind dates in the student community! Keep up with the series here.

Johnny described himself as someone “soft”  with “good chat” (back yourself, I guess) and an interest in Mega Kebab. Would he live up to Edith’s hopes though of meeting “a sexy stranger to have a laugh with”? No pressure Johnny.

So what did Johnny think of the date? Continue reading RAZZ Blind Dates: “it was a particularly visual birth scene”

RAZZ Blind Dates: “Why is Exeter so small?”

RAZZ decided to celebrate SHAG Week (Sexual Health Awareness and Guidance Week) by arranging some blind dates in the student community! Keep up with the series here.

Jacob is a depop model who was looking for “someone to take my breath away”. Beatrice boasted that she’s a rugby lad predicted a 2:1 hoping to find someone with a shared interest in the length of a queue outside TP. We decided to put them on a date together.

Let’s find out firstly what Jacob had to say about the date… Continue reading RAZZ Blind Dates: “Why is Exeter so small?”

RAZZ Blind Dates: “We got kicked out”

RAZZ decided to celebrate SHAG Week (Sexual Health Awareness and Guidance Week) by arranging some blind dates in the student community! Keep up with the series here.

This date will be staying anonymous but we can tell you that Player 1 described themselves with “I own a French coffee press” and that they were looking for someone interested in the arts. We’d thought they’d match up well with Player 2 who was also interested in the arts and was “just looking for some fun tbh” .

Let’s find out firstly what Player 1 had to say about the date… Continue reading RAZZ Blind Dates: “We got kicked out”

RAZZ Blind Dates: “HE’S NEVER BEEN TO TP”

RAZZ decided to celebrate SHAG Week (Sexual Health Awareness and Guidance Week) by arranging some blind dates in the student community! Keep up with the series here.

Agnes was looking for someone who wasn’t a “dickhead” and wouldn’t force-feed her curly fries (she’s gluten free). Tom had high standards, hoping to find a match “who can hold a conversation” and someone who doesn’t have right-wing politics, arguably difficult to find in Exetah. Take a read to find out what happened when they went on their date together. Continue reading RAZZ Blind Dates: “HE’S NEVER BEEN TO TP”

Comedian Interview: Nish Kumar

Having opened his new show at Edinburgh Fringe Festival to rave reviews, winning Best International Show at the New Zealand Comedy Festival, and in his own words, “a clever boy”, Nish Kumar invites Sarah Roberts for a chat about stand-up comedy, crazy audiences and Corbyn’s Kung Fu skills. So, I wanted to start by talking a little bit about your new show Long Word . … Continue reading Comedian Interview: Nish Kumar