The most burning question about last week’s episode of So You Think You Can Dance wasn’t which one of the top 10 dancers is now the front runner. Nope, it was the mysterious “IV REAL” emblazoned across the shirts of a few of the dancers — clearly, it stood for “For Real,” but what the heck does that mean?
Well, we’ve got your answer. A rep for the show tells EW.com that, as many readers have already speculated on the SYTYCD TV Watch message boards, “IV REAL” is an inside joke among contestants Comfort, Joshua, Twitch, and Will about Dance‘s fourth season — i.e. Season 4 = IV = FOR REAL. Now we can move on to the second burning question of the night: What, exactly, was living in host Cat Deeley’s hair?!