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“My first Couchsurfing hookup happened when I was staying with my friend in Miami,” Riccardo recalls. Months later Riccardo got a phone call from the same girl, asking if she could stay at his place in New York City. “I never talked to her again,” he admits, adding, “I mean, we’re friends on Facebook.” Couchsurfing was born after a budget-conscious traveler named Casey Fenton sent out a mass request for accommodations in Iceland and received 50 invitations from students with a free spare futon.“He has a studio and was hosting two girls from France.” He slept on an inflatable air mattress with one girl, while his friend shared his bed with the other. Fenton soon realized people all over the world might not mind sharing their extra space gratis while making new friends in the process.(Riccardo and other Couchsurfing users quoted in this article asked to be identified by pseudonyms.) On the business front, the crowdsourced hospitality site has been experiencing a rough patch lately.After a controversial transition to a for-profit model in 2011, which brought million in funding in the past two years, growing pains have set in.The New York Mets came under fire last year for featuring two players from the opposing team on the Kiss Cam, as if the idea of two male professional athletes kissing were knee-slappingly hilarious.
Two men were featured on the Kiss Cam at games hosted by the San Francisco Giants and the Los Angeles Dodgers over the past few years, and same-sex couples often share a peck at Los Angeles Sparks WBNA games at L. Nevertheless, the WNBA’s Washington Mystics decided to do away with the Kiss Cam altogether in 2009 rather than feature same-sex couples; apparently management wasn’t comfortable with the possibility of exposing children to two men or women kissing.The Los Angeles Kings scored a hometown victory against the Toronto Maple Leafs during a National Hockey League game this week, but some of the loudest cheers came when the Jumbotron displayed members of the crowd, not players on the ice.Gay couple Brad Parr and Andy Evans were featured on the “Kiss Cam” during the game, .“I’m always sending him links like, ‘Hey, do you like this chick? ’ Then he always asks to do Facetime because he wants to see them.” “The first time,” he says, leaning over his beer, “I had two girls that stayed … She was in the process of moving to New York and needed a place to stay for four days while she looked for a permanent home.“We went out for drinks the first night,” he says, “and I hit on her. She, was like ‘No, no, no—I don’t want to make it awkward.’ I was like well, whatever, so we kept on drinking, dancing, and having fun.” Riccardo later learned he’d made a critical error.