Of the great mysteries of the universe, this is near the top of the list: Who are all these people attending talk shows and game shows?
I know this: Most talk shows (even the ones that air at night) record during the day. Also, many talk shows record multiple episodes in a row. So new audience members aren’t needed for every show.
But where are these people coming from? Who has time to take a few hours out of their day to be attend a talk show? I fully understand that it would be fun to be a part of a TV show recording, but there must be thousands and thousands of people required every day to fill those seats. How is that possible?
Here are my best guesses:
There must be some big, obvious answer I’m missing. Do you know? Have you ever been a part of a studio audience?