Tyra banks show trust your dating instincts

4 March 2009In this episode of "The Tyra Banks Show", Tyra hosts a toga party to celebrate the launch of "America's Next Top Model".

Tyra brings Michelle Mock, the casting director on stage and lets Michelle hand-select three finalists who will be receiving golden tickets to the New York auditions.The overarching theme to The Tyra Banks Show is of addressing women's issues in a sensational way.Several recent episodes have tackled this in a round-about way, namely spotlighting men, their place in society, and how it differs from the female experience. Tyra dressing as a man and infiltrating a strip club to see why men attend.Wouldn’t it be great if people were like computers?Instead of acting on things like “feelings” and “emotions,” we’d work off facts and empirical evidence, so that we’d never be fooled by the same racket twice.

Sure, no one would be able to cry at chick flicks or sense when something’s wrong when you come home from work, but who cares? And after each bad relationship, I find myself retrospectively scratching my head, wondering how I could have been so blind.

The day you emulate your laptop will be the final day you look across the dinner table at your boyfriend and ask yourself, “What the hell am I doing with this guy? Ever ask your friends, “Now that we broke up, what did you really think about him? Upon which you learned that everyone unanimously felt he was a jerk since Day 1.

What are friends for, if not to lie to you by lending unconditional support?

So if the rest of the world can see that someone is toxic, why do we stay?

How do we end up with people who turn others off, but turn us on?

I think it’s those damn human feelings getting in the way again.