Joseph V. Tompkins-LAPL/Herald-Examiner Collection
Before Karen Fritsche developed the Schlepometer, it took a roomful of women like this (photographed in a secret underground office at the Hahn Hall of Administration) ten days to find Angelenos their ideal mates.
Driving is a huge part of living in Southern California and quite often a hassle. For Valentine's Day, Off-Ramp contributor Karen Fritsche asks, "How far should I drive for love? And for sex?"