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By the late 1990s and early 2000s, a new wave of dating shows began airing in U. syndication that were more sexually suggestive than their earlier counterparts, including shows such as Blind Date, Elimidate and The 5th Wheel, which often pushed boundaries of sexual content allowed on broadcast television.
Variations featuring LGBT contestants began to appear on a few specialty channels.
When participants are removed, it is usually done one at a time to drag out the action and get audience sympathy for specific players.
In shows involving couples, there is a substantial incentive to break up any of the existing relationships.
There have been a number of dating shows aired on television over the years, using a variety of formats and rules.
They are presented for the entertainment of the viewers.Other shows focused on the conventional blind date, where two people were set up and then captured on video, sometimes with comments or subtitles that made fun of their dating behaviour.