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 Politico

Fifty First (J) Dates: The Politico
By August 12, 2010

One thing I dislike about DC is the attitude of some of the people involved in politics. Yes, it comes with the biz – the get ahead, rat-race attitude, the desperate need for social affirmation and power. It’s just exceedingly … Read More

Fifty First (J) Dates: Picking Your Pic(k): A Primer

Fifty First (J) Dates: Picking Your Pic(k): A Primer
By August 9, 2010

Sadly, far and away the most important part of an online dating profile is the photograph. I know, we want to pretend we aren’t superficial here, or morbidly curious, but it’s really really important. Which is why I thought I … Read More

Fifty First (J) Dates:Are You Dating A Russian Spy?

Fifty First (J) Dates:Are You Dating A Russian Spy?
By August 5, 2010

In light of all the hoopla regarding the sexy Russian spies that pop up every day or two (why are there no hot male russian spies? Only women? Is this some porn phishing scam? Are you trying to ask me … Read More

Fifty First (J) Dates: It’s Gotta Be Some Sort of Mid-Life Crisis Hot Tub Time Machine

Fifty First (J) Dates: It’s Gotta Be Some Sort of Mid-Life Crisis Hot Tub Time Machine
By August 2, 2010

To all of my loyal, die-hard, ripping-your-hair-out-because-you-already-beat-the-highscore-in-Snood-and-need-a-new-post fans, I am sorry for the delay. I am sorrier that a gigantic tree took down a power line a block from my house. But now my power is back. I love lighting, I … Read More

Fifty First (J) Dates: The Fine Art of the Rebound

Fifty First (J) Dates: The Fine Art of the Rebound
By July 29, 2010

This was written by a good friend (and finally on Fifty First (J)Dates, a dude!) who granted me the intellectual property rights. But I mean, I wrote the funny bits. Rebounds have always been grey area under the general umbrella term … Read More

Fifty First (J) Dates: The Chauvinist

Fifty First (J) Dates: The Chauvinist
By July 26, 2010

My date was charming, chivalrous, and unfortunately, somewhat of a chauvinist. What I wore: Calvin Klein black sandal stilettos, J Brand black jeans that at this point are so worn out I shouldn’t wear them out in public, a Tucker … Read More

Fifty First (J) Dates: You can Wipe now Mom

Fifty First (J) Dates: You can Wipe now Mom
By July 22, 2010

Multiple people emailed me an article that ran in the New York Post on Monday about a meddling Jewish mother who created a dating site for parents to set up their children. At first it was slightly amusing, but then … Read More

Fifty First (J) Dates: Single, Famous, and on JDate: Cher Horowitz

Fifty First (J) Dates: Single, Famous, and on JDate: Cher Horowitz
By July 19, 2010

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