Everyone’s blandly hot (although this bunch does appear from first episode to be much more diverse than other shows out there), the sweeping island location is typical and future episodes promise virgins, catfights and bad one-liners.
It was inevitable that the dating app era would inspire a reality dating show, and the crazed minds at Fox are the first to tap the well with is actually IRL Tinder, where the men are helicoptered in and the women choose between going back to a bungalow (swiping left) or a tiki bar (swiping right) after a quick initial “chemistry” meeting.For some reason though, the man has the final say, and gets to choose two women to spend time with before picking one to “couple” with. Despite the premise and use of texting to alert contestants to the various happenings of other contestants, it’s not really all that different from any other reality dating show.Single Women Looking for Love – New Reality Dating Show Location: Nationwide Type: Docu-series New Reality TV Show for Major Cable Network Seeks Single Women Looking for Love and Family! It’s super easy to complain about how awful dating is in 2016 (hell, I just did it last week) because of a myriad of factors: people taking their time to get married, the rise of dating apps, the eschewing of traditional gender roles.
But the universally messy truths of dating just make it that much easier to relate to the others crashing and burning alongside us.
It’s why we talk at length about awful dates and failed relationships, why has been on for 20 seasons, and why we talk mad shit about Tinder (or whatever app of the moment) but keep swiping.