Cougar dating reality show
(Yes, it’s time to ready those references and soapbox speech about how Jennifer Lopez most definitely has a “type.”) The fact that Antoine is closer in age to Tim and Chrissy (Towana’s children) than his own girlfriend is something people notice, sure, but by no means a defining factor in their relationship.
And despite being only 24, Antoine is so in love, he put a ring on it.
A “Cougar” is generally defined as an attractive woman over 30 years old, who is dating or likes to date younger men (affectionately referred to as “Cubs”).
In recently years, TV shows such as Cougar Town and reality series “The Cougar” have led to the Cougar-boom of the past few years.
So is “Cougar dating” a real trend, a viable relationship configuration, or is it just a myth fueled by teenage boys who lusted over their high school teachers only to eventually grow up?
72% like dating Cougars because they probably don’t have to pay for the date.
58% said they prefer Cougars because Cougars don’t come with the same commitment expectations that younger women have.
A series of weekly challenges helps narrow her choices down until she finds the one man who has what it takes to tame the Cougar.
The premiere season introduces Stacey, a real estate agent and mother of four from Arizona, who wants to prove that age is simply a number.
"There is a new archetype that's emerging," says Amy Luna Manderino, the reigning Miss Cougar International.