a hybrid documentary and soap opera drama that follows and documents the lives of real people over a given period of time.
Gurl, this docusoap is frustrating. Why would this crappy boss fire his buddy, anyway?
means “in real life”, often used in internet chat and on social media to talk about something in the sense the real world and not in the internet world or any fictitious scenario.
IMHO though, these craptacular scenes wouldn’t be possible IRL.
Boo, do you think we’ll ever meet IRL?