aug. - Blind Date was a British dating game show produced by London Weekend Television and hosted by English singer, Cilla Black. Blind Date ran on Saturday nights from 30 November to 31 May No episode was more memorable than the Comic Relief special with Mr. Bean appearing as bachelor. jun. - Blind Date's raison d'etre is an understanding that true beauty is only skin deep. Contestants make assumptions about their potential partners based on their personalities and nothing else. They aren't even allowed to see each other until after they've been paired up. This, we now know, is madness. My subsequent D kept me from graduating magna cum laude instead of regular cum laude. After that, it was good-bye, gymnasiums. So it was with only the greatest reluctance that during a marathon phone call, a “four-cigarette-er” as she called it, I considered Claudia's advice to join a gym “in the interest of making New.