" "Relationship in exchange for financial help." "Let's get married this year!" But while Craigslist can seem sleazy, desperate, and even dangerous, writer Katherine Sharpe at n 1 points out that at least users are being honest, unlike the folks with their primped pictures and rehearsed lines on Match.The Craigslist Conqueror, real name Aaron Smith, is just your average guy if your average guy has completely mastered the art of the Craigslist hookup.Don't expect anything long-term, but don't expect a quick hit-and-run.".I'd heard it said that the older you are, the harder it is to start over, and the fewer the decent, eligible men there are. I was starting to feel like an overripe piece of fruit on a tree, about to rot. Eventually I got sick of throwing myself pity parties; I had to try something. We'd save the world and love each other, maybe even start a family. I invented an email address for myself and posted my ad: LOOKING FOR A HUMANITARIAN. I'm looking for some one who "gets it" — you know, someone who loves to do all he can to make the world a better place, wherever he is. I see myself as empowering and helping such an individual on their path to heal the world with positive energy and possible romance. We can keep each other going — keep each other idealistic and focused on what matters most. In the days that followed, emails began dripping into my inbox.One day it could be talking with a troubled teenager, the next it could be helping to bring clean water to an impoverished community. I chatted online with a few, but quickly learned to ask for their photo upfront.
People there are anything but afraid to ask for what they want: "Looking for a fun woman to experiment with who likes Gossip Girl!It takes a woman about a thousand words and a condom to get laid on Craigslist.But for a woman to be laid properly -- by a passionate lover who knows what he's doing -- well, that's a whole different ball game.I was lying in bed this past summer when I had the sudden urge to try something new.Detectives told wfla they feared victims would be afraid to come forward because they would be embarrassed telling people how they got robbed.