The torrent of Kishon swept them away, That ancient torrent, the torrent of Kishon. “At Taanach, by Megiddo’s waters,” according to the ancient battle poem in Judges 5. As mentioned earlier, the Shardana have been in and around the Levant for centuries and are also fairly well documented across multiple sources.Shifting back to the poem, it tells of a battle that occurred between Megiddo and Taanach. While their exact origins are unknown, they are believed to have come from the general Aegean region.The very same name found in the poem of Judges 5, however, it should not be assumed that this is the same Sisera. The kings came and fought, Then the kings of Canaan fought In Taanach, by the waters of Megiddo; They took no spoils of silver.They fought from the heavens; The stars from their courses fought against Sisera.Jim Lange, fresh from his announcing duties with Tennessee Ernie Ford stepped through the flower-speckled rotating partitions for the first of many, many times shortly before Christmas 1965. On one side you had 3 bachelors answering questions from a girl on the other side of the partition (each not being able to see the other).The girl was given a certain amount of time to ask as many questions as she could to the 3 bachelors.Running Man's onscreen couple Gary and Song Jihyo have always been humouring their fans saying that they are not dating offscreen.
It first aired on December 20, 1965 and was the first of many shows created and packaged by Chuck Barris from the 1960s through the 1980s.ABC dropped the show on July 6, 1973, but it continued in syndication for another year (1973–1974) as The New Dating Game.The program was revived three additional times in syndication afterwards.The first revival premiered in 1978 and ran until 1980, the second ran from 1986 until 1989, and the last ran from 1996 until 1999 with a season of reruns following.Jim Lange hosted The Dating Game for its entire ABC network run and the 19 syndicated editions.