MTV goes both ways with new dating show

The nonstop limbo contest that is reality television has a new leader, as MTV has once again lowered the bar with its latest project. According to TVWeek.com, the one-time music television has greenlighted a new dating show in the style of The Bachelorette with a twist--this young lady bats from both sides of the plate, so to speak.

In the 10-episode show, contestants will try to win the heart (and more) of MySpace pseudo-lebrity Tila Tequila (real name Tila Nguyen), who is openly bisexual. The pint-sized Vietnamese model will have 16 straight men and 16 lesbians to choose from, and, in the tried-and-true vein of other reality dating shows, will eliminate the competition down each week.

A Shot at Love With Tila Tequila is scheduled to premiere on MTV on October 9. According to TVWeek.com, Ms. Tequila and the contestants will move into a mansion and live together where the sure-to-be-shocking antics will be recorded on camera. Each episode "will culminate in a dramatic ceremony unlike anything you've ever seen before."

Tila Tequila is most famous for having the most friends on her MySpace profile, which as of press time stood at over 2,000,000. She has modeled for several magazines, including Playboy and has found a home in the import tuner racing scene. She was also host of Fuse TV's own entrant in the reality limbo contest, Pants-Off Dance-Off and recently had a guest spot on The War at Home.

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Good going MTV! Haha! Hope the ratings are poor! MTV should go back to the M in its name!
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wish mtv would go back to videos
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Yeah whatever, one more reality show. You know, I remember a time when MTV used to have music on its channel...
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MTV and VH-1 used to be good networks back when they used to actually show music videos 90% of the time. Now they are total crap. Shows like this are what ruined MTV. What next? A dating show with 1 woman chooses from 12 men 12 women and 12 robots? Seriously, this nonsense has gone too far.



A Shot a Love? Ha, more like a shot at Sex. Love and Sex are 2 different things, junk like this continues to blur the line between the two. Whether its "Flavor of SEX" or "I SEX New York" or "Rock of SEX with Brett Michaels", its all the same. A semi famous has been or D-list celebrity looking for someone to jump in the sack with.
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I hate MTV. I remember the good old days of Ricky Rackman and Headbanger's Ball. Or that stupid moron Downtown Julie Brown. I hated her, but at least the channel was decent. Hell, MTV created MTV2 to be what MTV had ceased to be, a music channel. Now, MTV2 is just more of what MTV is. Even Justin Timberlake is challenging MTV to play music videos. This show is going to be juvenile and moronic. Yeah, that's great, MTV is trying to be edgy by having this celebutard pick between 16 men and 16 lesbians. Actually, this show would have been edgy had it predated Ellen, Roseanne, Will & Grace, not to mention Next, which has featured girls trying to win the affection of another girl. The fact is that MTV is purely going by the idea that sex sells. Personally, if I wanna watch two lesbians kiss each other, I'll watch porno.
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Oh, how edgy! How new, how trendy, how this-very-second... oh, who'm I kidding. It's a hot premise. I'd probably watch it. I would, however, never ever admit as such in the real world if I did. (I hate reality TV shows, and MTV has a serious history of lameness. Whatever happened to "I want my MTV"? Now that was cool...)
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this is the greatest idea for a show ever!! Tila Tequila is so incredibly hot, and hey, who wouldnt like 16 hot chicks making out with each other
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Another waste of skin and organs presents
the pinaccle of vacious pointless tv

I remember when
they used to just do music on mtv
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Just another reason not to watch this idiotic channel.
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I'll DVR this show, and fast-forward every episode until I see her making out with each and every one of the hot lesbians. Apart from that, all this is is a video-chronicle of another slutty chick. Woopdee-damn-do...
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there's no music in this show, it doesn't belong in MTV.
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loose and easy are 2 words that describe.......

the knot in my shoelaces jeez.....
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oh well, original...where did music go on MTV?
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Wow, Tila Tequila has sunk this low. Ugh!

Thank God I no longer watch these channels.

MTV, MTV2, and VH1 have all gone to hell in a hand basket.

What happened to MUSIC VIDEOS?!
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well those who will watch this will but I will tell you now I ain't.
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This is terrible but i cant stop laughing, this is so out there, that its priceless. I wouldnt be suprised if i ended up watching this
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Yet another low for MTV it isn't enough that they hardly ever run actual Music videos. but to ruin it with non stop LAME! reality shows. As much i'd love to be one of those 16 guys trying to get with this chick it's irrevalant no matter how she likes to deny it by saying she's Bi eventually she will have to choose one or the other. though i wouldn't mind seing her make out with those lesbians lol!.
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I think everyone try to make audience without worring about etical things, So, I think MTV is taking a high step.
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Well, MTV isn't the channel I used to watch as a kid!
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