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If Tyra Banks were narrating your quarantine love life, she'd say, "flatten the curve, but make it flirty. Picture this: You scored an invite to the hottest event of the season. As you stand in the corner chatting with friends, you notice a total stud walk through the front door, holding a six-pack your favorite type of sour beer. And guess what? They're totally checking you out. You make your way toward your crush, playfully bumping into them and striking up a conversation.
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