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The television series People Are Funny is hosted by Art Linkletter and produced by John Guedel. In episode one of the first season, Art and the crew of the series convince a couple to rent a house that the series has already rented. The practical joke that is played on the couple is that they are sent to another town for a couple of days and when they return from their trip, they are taken to the stage where the series is produced. When the couple meets Art Linkletter he goes through a few things about how they were selected, how their trip was and then he gives them one hundred dollars, however, in order for them to keep the money, they must tell him how many windows are in the house. The couple agrees that there are 16 windows but they must go to count them, Art explains that if there are 16 windows they can keep all the money, however, they will lose ten dollars for each window that is more than 16 or for every window that is less. The couple is taken to where the house is located, however, when they arrive they find out that the house has been moved. In the second part of episode one, the series is looking for a young man who can be classified as the most bashful man in the world. They select a young man who has been admiring a young woman but has not been able to work up the courage to ask her for a date. He met the woman when he registered at a college for a class in business administration. Art has the young man sit in the audience and has the young woman come on stage where he asks her a few questions about relationships. She does not know the young man has already been selected to be her date for an evening.