This article is based on material authored by members of the news.newusers.questions Moderation Board and nnq-workers mailing list, particularly by Dennis D. Calhoun (until 2005) and Thor Kottelin (since 2007).

Personals and requests for girlfriends or boyfriends

The newsgroup news.newusers.questions is not the proper place to post "personals" or requests or solicitations for boyfriends, girlfriends or partners. However, many newsgroups are devoted to such topics:

You might be able to subscribe to these groups by simply clicking on the group name in your web browser. If not, we have advice on how to go to other newsgroups.

For more information on finding friends and partners through newsgroups, please read:

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