We're going to find out in the Video Introductions company in Northern California." - Allen Funt, Candid Camera "The Difference Between Men and Women" NBC TV, November 1983 Great Expectations dating service offers a multi-million dollar settlement in an invasion-of-privacy class action lawsuit for secretly recording intimate details of prospective clients conversations in sales discussions from 1985-1989 without their permission. Video Introductions acquires 5 other dating services.The first partner compatibility test for singles is devised by Norman Mickey and Ph. "There's a lot of deception, misleading claims in the industry...American Association for Single People is founded in 1999 by attorney Tom Coleman to give single people the same rights as married persons."King of Hearts" "Social Worker Norman Mickey has seen the ugly effects poor marriages can have on parents and children, so he's trying to stop the marriages before they happen.

The end of the cold war brought about something much more momentous, according to the Russian Connection brochure...

the availability of numerous desirable Russian women with an amazing attraction to American men.

If the person does not respond to the facade and departs from your life...

you're always going to wonder if he (or she) would have liked you, had you been genuine." - Norman Mickey "Compatibility and Finding that 'Perfect' Mate" 1st National Singles Convention 1979 Video Introductions singles organization is founded in 1977 in Concord, California by Social Worker Norman Mickey to provide singles with video dating and singles counseling and education.

'I saw the results of all the bad marriages and hardship on children that came about because they didn't have a lot of guidance in making their decision about the right person for them initially' he said - he also offers a conditional membership for those of lesser means.

Payment is made only upon marriage." - David Scholz Argus Newspapers February 1999"Domestic violence is the No.

In everyday situations I think some people are going to look a little bit funny at you if you start telling them all your personal information.

But isn't it sad, that as much as we say we want openness and honesty in our society, that we look upon someone who is genuinely open and honest with us in a first meeting, as odd..." - Norman Mickey Lafayette Orinda Presbyterian Singles 1982"Does a man like a lady if she compliments his personality or do opposites attract each other? It is published in 1992 providing the basis of a new approach of identifying, assessing and measuring compatibility.

The Concord based dating service, part of Video Introductions, provide men (and women) with opportunities to meet (Russian women and men)." - Andrew Gordon Concord Transcript February 1997"Norman Mickey, owner of Video Introductions in Concord, started his service after years with the Contra Costa County welfare office.

His experience there gave him the moral motivation for founding the business.

There's a lot of rip-offs in the industry and it needs to be corrected.