For those who consider themselves too highbrow to descend to watching dating programs on TV… Generally much humiliation, boasting, and cattiness ensues.
Bad video tracking, fuzzy picture quality, and a consistent low-res VHS filter over the entire episode is an appreciated touch that goes far.
Most eliminations are preceded by some variation of the phrase “I liked everybody but unfortunately the name of the game is 'elimi DATE', so I have to make a cut.
So I decided to cut....” Contestants who are cut have the opportunity to react to their dismissal.
The show starts out in the late afternoon at a public place (e.g. Then, when there are only two suitors left, the setting moves to a hot tub or VIP area of a club where different sexual actions are apt to happen.
Typically, the contestants are very competitive and direct insulting comments towards one another many times during an episode.