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The show, just the latest in a string of "reality based programming" will feature "Candid Camera" like stunts inspired by scenes from Science fiction television programs and movies. The "victims" will witness alien abductions, hauntings, and various other X-Philean type gags and their reactions will be chronicled here on this series. Written by Anonymous

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Laugh it up. You could be next!


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Don't laugh. You could be next...
25 April 2003 | by (Seattle, Washington) – See all my reviews

This is a fun show indeed. Hostess Shannen Doherty is wicked funny. I love the twinkle-in-her-eye confidence as she matter-of-factly outlines for us, the viewers, just how some unlucky schmuck is going to get the sh*t scared out of him or her. She really REALLY looks like she is enjoying this job! (Reminds me of a line from an early Brad Davis war movie, "A Rumor of War" (1980): "Ambush is killing and killing is fun!!").

And, truthfully, I can't help but admit that I actually enjoy watching all those poor victims get the bejesus scared out of them. Some of their facial expressions are priceless.

So far the episode I liked best was the one where the group picked up that weird hitchhiker, then he gets out to go take a leak, and in the meantime the people back in the van look in his duffel bag and find a severed human head.

But hey, don't laugh. You could be next!


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