Unfortunately, most reality dating show couples did not stay together.Being at the spot of our daily lives of our 80s' X-generation, our lives/choices/relations became like them unwillingly, uncontrollably.The original version of the long-running game show, hosted by veteran host Bob Eubanks.

Promiscuous friendships and promiscuous sexual intercourses captured the meanings of our lives.

The meaning of love, the reason to stay together, the reflections on each others' personalities, the explorations on each others' characteristic properties don't make sense any more.

After asking them a series of questions, she would chose which one to go on a date with.

A number of noted celebrities, including Tom Selleck and Jim Carrey, have started out as bachelors on this show.

The original "The Dating Game" pilot was designed by George Smith, an ABC TV staff art director in 1965.

George Smith was the art director for the first season of shows taped at the ABC Hollywood Talmadge & Prospect lot.Jim Lange hosted The Dating Game for its entire ABC network run and the 19 syndicated editions.The 1986 revival was hosted by Elaine Joyce for its first season and Jeff Mac Gregor for its remaining two seasons.Unlike "The Bachelor" and other recent dating shows on which a single male or female over the course of several episodes hopes to find a potential life partner; a contestant on The Dating Game would ask three delegates of the opposite sex a series of questions with a view to pick one for accompanying him/her on a chaperoned date.There is a folding screen separating the junior suite of the three delegates and the contestant; that way the contestant cannot see their face but can talk further ahead after each question answered.It first aired on December 20, 1965 and was the first of many shows created and packaged by Chuck Barris from the 1960s through the 1980s.