In 1996, a VHS tape was released called Singled Out: The Dirt on The Dates!(featuring both Chris Harwick and Jenny Mc Carthy on the cover) where it follows contestants selected from a crowd of fifty eligible young hopefuls as they go on their first date.The contestant who received that ticket automatically advanced to the next round.For episodes taped outside, the "Golden Ticket" was replaced with a "Golden Lifesaver", though the same rules apply. Singled Out was the MTV dating game show where one guy & one gal try to find a date from a group of 50 single men & women. And now, your host, a man who (insert funny comment here), CHRIS HARDWICK!
If two contestants were kept or if there's three or four players remaining, the next question was dubbed "The Final Cut".They first sit at a chair with a large mirror behind so that they won't see the fifty people and choose from a big board what qualities (i.e. Then in the second round, the contestant asked the remaining amount of people (about seven) from the first round to do something that could be considered embarrassing.In the final round, the remainder of the fifty people (three this time) need to answer questions in order to take one step closer to their potential date. To start, one contestant called "The Picker" walked onto the set in front of the contestants in the "Dating Pool" while blindfolded just so he/she wouldn't see. Each Singled Out show had 100 people (50 men & 50 women), all vying to win the hearts of one member of the opposite sex.