There being three bachelorettes—as opposed to the traditional one—causes drama to increase exponentially.
The fifth wheel didn't serve much purpose outside of being a provocateur, and rarely had an effect on whether love blossomed between the contestants.
Halfway through the double date, the contestants would switch partners.
As a dating professional, I find this trend to be a travesty and huge disservice to single men and women.
But what can you do reality TV has skewed your perceptions about love?
That's entertainment that will leave you feeling positive.