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Support Us Miami's independent source of local news and culture. A pandemic is no match for some South Floridians' libidos.
Scientists and medical professionals say we're supposed to wear masks in public places, keep at least six feet apart from other people, and stay away from large groups to protect ourselves against COVID Scientists also say that isolation makes people crave human contact.
While quarantine is making some people's libidos tankfor others, the threat of infection and transmission of a deadly virus is no match for their sex drives. It's no wonder Miami Craigslist's Missed Connections board has been especially busy lately, and not just with posts from people hoping to reconnect with whatever hot person they crossed paths with at the grocery store or gas station.
Some South Floridians are bored at home and looking for someone to talk to or maybe even meet in person when this is all over. Meanwhile, others — even in the middle of a pandemic — are thirsty as hell and looking for nookie, social distancing be damned.
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