I actually had a lot of fun making the Overly Dramatic Memoir Generator, and since my chill-out activity of choice these days is late-night Golden Girls marathons on Hallmark, I’ve encountered a whole lot of…commercials for really terrible sounding movies for Valentine’s Day. Seriously, why make another romantic blah-dee-blah when we have enough to watch one every day for fifty years in case we get trapped in an underground bunker while we wait for the nuclear waste to settle and the Earth to become habitable again?
Step 1: She’s a… (first letter of your first name)
H: Newly single
I: Hopelessly Romantic
Step 2: Who is she? (month of your birth)
January: Movie Star
February: Telephone Operator
March: Ice Skater
June: Sanitation Worker
November: Call Girl
December: Lounge Singer.
Step 3: He’s a… (first letter of your last name, Step 1 List)
Step 4: Who is he? (color of your shirt)
Red: Meth Addict
Yellow: Sideshow Performer
Green: Police Officer
Pink: Home Economics Teacher
Brown: Traveling Salesman
Any Other Color: Nobody
Step 5: What happens when they… (date of your birth)
1: Start a business together?
2: Fall in a manhole together?
3: Wake up in an abandoned castle together?
4: Casually exchange glances over sippy cups?
5: Become neighbors?
6: Fight over a parking spot in front of Radio Shack?
7: Accidentally witness a federal crime?
8: Accidentally commit a federal crime?
9: Meet in a unisex handicapped bathroom?
10: Have root canals in adjacent chairs?
11: Sit together at bingo?
12: Get shipwrecked on an uncharted island?
13: Run into each other crossing the street because they’re idiots with no conception of physical space?
14: Adopt the same cat?
15: End up handcuffed together by a magician at a six-year-old’s birthday party?
16: Coach competing cheerleading squads?
17: Have to pick up trash by the side of the road as community service?
18: Get drafted into the army?
19: Walk into a plate glass window?
20: Reach for the same library book?
21: Get seated next to each other at a lesbian wedding?
22: Bump into each other at a Nickelback concert?
23: Accidentally Switch bodies?
24: Accidentally Switch cell phones?
25: Accidentally switch dressing rooms at Kohl’s?
26: Get jobs at Target?
27: Work the same corner?
28: Shyly smile at one another while picking up their dog’s poop in the local park?
29: Rob the same liquor store at the same time?
30: Discover they kissed at summer camp?
31: Figure out that they might be related?
Find out this Feburary 14 in Terrible Valentine’s Day Movie, 8/7 central, only on Hallmark.
“She’s an unlucky secretary. He’s a newly single nobody. What happens when they get seated next to each other at a lesbian wedding?”
Hallmark: Television for People Who Live in a Jodi Picoult Novel
Oh, and hooray hooray for a six continent day! North America (Canada and USA), South America (Brazil), Europe (UK, Greece, Netherlands, Ireland and Romania), Asia (India, Philippines and UAE), Africa (Zambia) and Oceania (Australia).