Paradise dating show
The show’s description is really something: ‘After a spectacular and rather awkward start, the couple explores the island to find their shelter and food supply, where they will spend the night together in a breathtaking paradise: it is their true Garden of Eden.’ Having proved a hit in its native Holland, there are now said to be plans to bring the series to the UK.
I didn't really watched the whole 2 shows I bothered with, just zipped thru, but the producers may get a bigger audience, more voyeurs if they didn't blur it all.
Its contestants are toned and tanned Insta-specimens living together in a villa in Spain, looking for love (and vying for a 50,000-pound prize).
It has consumed an hour of each of my days since June 4, as healthful and healing a routine as a yoga class.
It has begun to feel like the Upside Down when pundits are falling over themselves with calls for “civility” in politics, condemning protests in person but championing Twitter grandstanding and using Harry Potter to talk about Fascism (we actually have real-life examples of Fascism).
I’ve started to miss when TV was something you tuned into, then turned off. Only in the past two years has it become a summer pop culture event in its home country (there is an oft-cited though somewhat misleading statistic that more people applied for even more.