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Other characters included Fidel Castro, or an evangelist.
These characters would often interact with the contestants during the "Keep 'Em or Dump 'Em" round, such as one male contestant being challenged to a game of tetherball against Castro. A female Picker claimed she was a Mel Torme fan and challenged a contestant to sing like him, only to have the real Torme come and judge his work.
Also showcasing a more inclusive tolerance towards alternative lifestyles featuring LGBTQ segments as well. (Which the show makes it seems they are competing via the internet, however all URL contestants are actually backstage.
At that point, the Picker asked a series of questions which ranged from Dating Game–style questions (example, "if you had me alone in a limousine for three hours, what would you do to me?In the third season, a Golden Ticket was introduced, which allowed the Picker to save one eliminated player as he or she walked in front of him on the way out of the studio.This contestant automatically advanced to the semifinals.") to stunt-oriented questions (example, hitting a paddle ball a number of times, with the female host relaying the potential date's performance to the Picker).If the Picker was satisfied with the answer or performance, he or she would "keep" the contestant, advancing them to the final round.