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The Newlywed Game, by contrast, another Barris show, had recently married couples competing to answer questions about each other's preferences.
The couple who knew each other the best would win the game; sometimes others got divorced.
All three shows were dropped in September 2013, removing the genre from broadcast syndication for a time.
There have been a number of dating shows aired on television over the years, using a variety of formats and rules.This creates the action, tension and humiliation when someone is rejected.There are also reports of mercenary practice, that is, members of one sex paid to participate in the game to attain balance of sex ratio.The various suitors were able to describe their rivals in uncomplimentary ways, which made the show work well as a general devolution of dignity.Questions were often obviously rigged to get ridiculous responses, or be obvious allusions to features of the participants' private areas.