Vanessa Bayer’s Dating On Demand Video a Good Reminder That the Internet Never Forgets


Sure, you might think doing a quick video interview for a cable-based dating service for a gift certificate is worth it. After all, who actually uses those things, and what are the odds that anyone would actually see it? Well, when you’re cast on Saturday Night Live and suddenly become a Person of Interest, the odds are pretty good.

Here’s Vanessa Bayer’s 2007 video from Comcast Chicago’s Dating on Demand. It’s pretty awkward! Do people actually look for people to date via their cable box? Is that a thing?