Articles Tagged with discovery channel

‘Eaten Alive’ Viewers Furious That Nobody Was Eaten Alive

Paul Rosolie 'Eaten Alive' promo shot.

After weeks of hype about the Discovery channel special Eaten Alive, thousands of viewers were disappointed to watch self-professed adventurer, Paul Rosolie, have his helmet briefly chomped on before calling the stunt off. According to Inside TV, viewers who tuned in to Eaten Alive were led to believe that a man would actually be consumed… Read more »

‘Eaten Alive’ Is Just A Hoax by A ‘Snake Torturing Opportunist’

Eaten Alive Dangerous Hoax

PETA called it when they referred to the naturalist who was eaten alive as a “fool” and by checking Twitter, I’d say many would agree. For weeks, this show has been proclaiming that author and rainforest advocate, although I use the term “advocate” loosely, would be eaten alive by a giant anaconda, hence the special’s… Read more »

The Jaw Dropping Shark Week Event Now In Full Swing! (Video)


Shark Week is now here — “television’s longest running must-see summer TV event returns to Discovery Channel.” Shark Week has been going on for 27 years to be exact. Shark Week fans will drop their jaws at the lineup of shows and events scheduled throughout the week. The Discovery Channel reveals that there will be… Read more »

‘Shark Week’ Begins, But Has Fiction Overcome Fact?

Shark Week Fiction

It’s that time again when the Discovery Channel rolls out seven days of shark-themed programming affectionately called “Shark Week.” But in the 27 years that Shark Week has thrilled cable TV audiences, the programming has become less about science fact and has devolved into more science fiction. What started out as informative shows that helped… Read more »

Max The Roomba Cat Pays Tribute To Shark Week [Video]

max the roomba cat

Max the Roomba cat, AKA Max-Arthur, the adorable kitty who wears a shark outfit and rides around on a Roomba vacuum cleaner, is back! This time his viral video does not see him chasing a poor ugly duckling, like the viral clip posted in November 2012, which got over 3 million views. This time round,… Read more »

‘Best Funeral Ever’ Postponed Until January Following Newtown Shooting

Best Funeral Ever Postponed

TLC has decided to move its upcoming reality television program Best Funeral Ever to January in the wake of the Newtown shooting, Deadline reports. Since airing the program after the tragic events at Sandy Hook Elementary School could be construed as insensitive, executives have made the decision to bump the show until early next year…. Read more »

Discovery Channel Fires ‘Man Vs. Wild’ Star Bear Grylls

Bear Grylls Fired by Discovery Channel

Bear Grylls is no longer the host of Discovery Channel’s Man vs. Wild after the network severed its relationship with Bears which dated back to 2006. The Discovery Channel has been trying to get Bear Grylls involved in two unannounced projects which were tied to his contract however after failing to reach an agreement the… Read more »