The original dating game

A while ago, we had a thread about Rodney James Alcala, the "Dating Game Killer".

It was just the televised equivalent of meeting someone at a bar.

But it appealed to our most basic Darwinian instinct: selecting a good mate.

You can't go wrong when a show's premise is hard-wired into human DNA.

It was so popular in its original run that it inspired a flavor of ice cream.

A young woman asked provocative questions of three bachelors who sat on stools behind a large wall.