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Classic Gameshows Revived

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The Newlywed Show and The Dating Game make a comeback.

But this time around there's a twist: The Dating Game will incorporate the Web, with contestants going to an online dating site to find matches (uh, can't you do this on your own?), and The Newlywed Game will bring alumni back to face off against couples. By "alumni," I think they mean the original contestants the ones who have been together for more than 30 years. They better know their spouse's least favorite chore by now!

Michael Davies, the producer behind Wife Swap, has taken these projects under his wing. Anybody who's seen even a commercial for Wife Swap knows he must love drama, so these might be good guilt TV.

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