Have you seen Mobbed, Howie Mandel’s show on Fox? Elaborate ‘flash mobs’ are staged which spring unknown news or an unexpected situation on a designated ‘mark?’
The hoaxes are elaborately staged. “Reality” on a budget this high doesn’t exist on cable.
It’s harmless fun when the payoff is sweet, but this show can get creepy. Over the last two nights two separate marks were put in exceptionally embarrassing situations. They had no say in the matter.
Tonight a guy got married. Probably not his first choice. Last night it was creepy stalkergirl and the guy who said, “No!”
When it’s sweet it’s fine, but the creepy stuff…