There is no need for a person swear off of blind dates forever just because one didn't work out well. Here are some tips on how to prevent a blind date from becoming a disaster.
1. Snoop around a bit.
Don't go to a blind date without having any hint as to what kind of person you are about to entrust your one evening with. A little bit of planning will go a long way toward having a successful blind date. Talk on the phone. Email each other. Do those mild background checking techniques that will make you less worried when the actual date happens.
2. Go for a casual date. It is never cool to plan like you are about to make a marriage proposal when you are just about to go to a blind date. A cozy caf