Modern dating is hard.

And awkward.

Which is exactly why we’re pretty pumped for the new season of First Dates, which kicks off tonight.

The program follows two strangers who have been set up on a blind date by a relationship expert, meeting for the first time at a restaurant which has been completely wired up to record the couple’s every unscripted word and nuance.

And tonight’s season opener looks like a freakin’ doozy… 

*warning – this video contains eggplants

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