About Meredith Fineman

Meredith Fineman was born and raised in Washington, DC. She attended the University of Pennsylvania where she majored in Communications, with a minor in Spanish, Jewish Geography, and BBMing. She spent the past year living and working in Buenos Aires, Argentina. She is now back in the Northern Hemisphere and makes fun of her dating misadventures and her self-indulgence on her blog, Fifty First (J)Dates: WWW.TheFFJD.com Justin Bieber says follow her on Twitter @TheFFJD and be a fan on Facebook. He is also her (g)oyfriend.

Fifty First (J) Dates: The Metrosexual

Fifty First (J) Dates: The Metrosexual
By September 10, 2010

I like style. I like fahshion. I like high shoes. I also like boys. But I’m not entirely sure how much I like them mixing. It’s appreciated when a guy has good style, but when he is too tressed, fresh … Read More

Fifty First (J) Dates: How to Score During the High Holy Days

Fifty First (J) Dates: How to Score During the High Holy Days
By September 7, 2010

It’s that time of year again. The High Holy days. So break out your tickets, your ugliest ensemble that you save for synagogue, and put on your game-face. It’s time to get some action. 1. Break the fast parties. These fiestas are … Read More

Fifty First (J) Dates: My Date with Andy Samberg

Fifty First (J) Dates: My Date with Andy Samberg
By September 2, 2010

One of the better things I’ve done with my existence in the past 48 hours, besides sort my socks, is create a “Dream Date” list on Twitter. Some are more obtainable than others – Tom Ford is lost to women, … Read More

Fifty First (J) Dates: Five Places to Meet Girls

Fifty First (J) Dates: Five Places to Meet Girls
By August 30, 2010

In response to Friday’s post, I am continuing with my lists of nonsensical advice. Today – some places to meet the female folk. 1. Museums/Art Galleries. Girls like art museums and the boys who frequent them. Go even if you … Read More

Fifty First (J) Dates: Five Places to Meet Boys

Fifty First (J) Dates: Five Places to Meet Boys
By August 26, 2010

So I know this article has been done time and time again, but below is a list of five places I’ve met guys before (in PERSON, ::gasp::) and maybe you will too. Who am I to turn to for dating … Read More

Fifty First (J) Dates: Ten Things Girls Don’t Understand About Boys.

Fifty First (J) Dates: Ten Things Girls Don’t Understand About Boys.
By August 23, 2010

Last week’s post about things boys don’t understand about girls prompted a large response from girls with queries/mystical musings about males. (Yes, with the alliteration.) Thus, being women, we came up with twice as many as the dudes did. 1. … Read More

Fifty First (J) Dates: Five Things Guys Don’t Get About Girls

Fifty First (J) Dates: Five Things Guys Don’t Get About Girls
By August 19, 2010

(Thank you to my good friend R., who supplied me with this list.) 1. Why do you have to scrutinize and pick apart every detail of a date or hook-up? ex A) Boy 1: Dude, how was your date? Boy … Read More

Fifty First (J) Dates: BBM is THE WORST

Fifty First (J) Dates: BBM is THE WORST
By August 16, 2010

I know, I know. You’re saying, seriously Meredith? You’re almost a criminal-level BBMer. (BBM = Blackberry Messenger.) (I have arthritis of the thumbs. My physical therapy requires Thumb War and elevator button-pushing.) But seriously, BBM is the devil — when … Read More