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Homosexual brand doesn't reflect life

Forget the sight of Jade Goody naked, as weird television goes, there's nothing odder than a reality show that seeks not merely to entertain, but to educate us.

16th April, 2005

Forget the sight of Jade Goody naked, as weird television goes, there's nothing odder than a reality show that seeks not merely to entertain, but to educate us.

Shockingly, this is exactly what Channel 4 is attempting with its new take on the old you-can't-tell-a-book-by-its-cover game. On Playing It Straight, a new dating show set in Mexico, the pretty Zoe, aged 21, from Kent, must select her ideal man from a cast of bronzed Adonises.

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