Discovery Channel’s Alaskan Bush People is canceled. Here’s why.

Alaskan Bush People

There were a lot of things about Discovery Channel’s unscripted series Alaskan Bush People that didn’t pass the smell test. Now there’s more foul air surrounding the Brown family, and it’s very likely we’ve seen the last of them on TV. ALSO SEE: What Happened to Discovery Channel’s Alaskan Bush People? Alaskan Bush People Recaps: Episode 1 | Episode 2 | Episode 3 | Episode 4 Commenter Talkeetnachris tipped us to this: Billy brown was just charged with stealing over $13000 filing fraudulent PFD claims in Alaska. His near life will be in prison. A few other family members were … Continue reading

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El Clasico 2014 U.S. TV coverage

El Clasico 2014 U.S. TV coverage

Real Madrid and Barcelona clash again in what should be another entertaining battle between these two giants of Spain’s La Liga. beIN SPORTS, beIN Sports en Español and beIN SPORTS CONNECT will have U.S. coverage of El Clasico 2014, which begins this Saturday, Oct. 25, at 11:50am ET, live from Estadio Santiago Bernabéu in Madrid. Prior to the match, beIN SPORTS will have other coverage, including El Clasico The Movie at 9:15am ET, La Liga World Clasico special at 10:30am ET, and The Express preview show at 11am ET. The match will also be replayed a number of times afterward. El Clasico has a long history between … Continue reading

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Hallmark Channel’s Cute Kittens Love The MLB Too!

Hallmark Paw Star

If you need your daily dose of Awwww…. Baseball fans aren’t always human! Two up-and-coming kittens cheer on the Kansas City Royals and the San Francisco Giants in World Series 2014 in an effort to learn just how to compete in the PAW STAR games July 2015 only on Hallmark Channel. Here’s to a purrrrfect home run! These feline fans can’t wait to get their paws on a baseball, but Hallmark Channel’s cute kittens are already mid-season in it’s inaugural season of the Feline Football league (FFL). These might be some of the most adorable athletes in the universe! Boomer … Continue reading

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Bill Simmons’ “The Grantland Basketball Hour” debuts on ESPN

The Grantland Basketball Hour

Grantland editor in chief Bill Simmons, who should be well rested and reenergized after his three-week suspension, hosts The Grantland Basketball Hour on Thursday, Oct. 23, at 7pm ET on ESPN. NBA analyst Jalen Rose joins Simmons for this new talk show covering a variety of NBA topics and featuring a rotating panel of guests and commentators. The premiere includes special guests Michelle Beadle, Jeff Van Gundy, Zach Lowe and Clippers head coach Doc Rivers. TGBH was originally announced to premiere Oct. 21, but MLB’s decision to move Game 1 of the World Series up a day likely made ESPN … Continue reading

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BTN’s “The Journey: Big Ten Football 2014″ premieres Oct. 22

The Journey: Big Ten Football 2014

BTN’s The Journey series returns for the 2014 football season with profiles of some of the Big Ten’s top players. The new season premieres Wednesday, Oct. 22, at 7pm ET with a look at Nebraska running back Ameer Abdullah, Michigan State wide receiver Tony Lippett and Indiana wide receiver Shane Wynn. Viewers will get to see the personal side of the players as student-athletes and learn about their backgrounds and lives off the field. “The best part of The Journey is that each year, new characters emerge on the scene,” says BTN Originals coordinating producer Bill Friedman. “Our talented and … Continue reading

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“Shark Tank” companion series coming to ABC

"Shark Tank" companion series coming to ABC

ABC announced today that it will be launching Beyond the Tank, a “companion series” to its hit, Emmy-winning reality series Shark Tank. Ten hourlong episodes have been ordered of the series that will explore the opportunities and challenges that come after striking a deal on Shark Tank. From ABC: “Audiences familiar with the compelling ups and downs of the negotiations will be further engaged in the drama that takes place after the entrepreneurs’ appearance on Shark Tank. What lies in the aftermath of their investment? Did a promising deal turn sour or launch a million dollar profit margin? After closer … Continue reading

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The Flash recap: “Things You Can’t Outrun”

The Flash recap: "Things You Can't Outrun"

Episode 3 of The CW’s The Flash is titled “Things You Can’t Outrun,” and that applies both literally to Barry’s (Grant Gustin) troubles in outrunning a dangerous new metahuman villain, and also figuratively to various characters’ inability to outrun their pasts. The baddie for this week is Kyle Nimbus (guest star Anthony Carrigan), who has the ability to turn himself into poison gas (and, of course, resolidify himself afterward). Nimbus got this power as a death row inmate the night of the particle accelerator accident — as Nimbus was being put to death by gas, the accident that also created … Continue reading

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Nail’d It Episode 3: Recap

Nail'd It Episode 3: Recap

Nail’d It Episode 3 is zooming onto Oxygen tonight. I have been waiting for this episode ever since I saw my first Nail’d It tease. One of the things that I love about this show is they don’t mess around; once the opening credits roll, they get right onto the contestant intros. So let’s follow their lead, dive in and get nail’d. Kandi, age 23 from Long Beach, CA Calls herself the “Nail Ninja” “I’m a ninja because, they kill the nail game every single time.” Has never done a nail competition, but at age 23 has worked for celebs … Continue reading

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Boo-urns!: Simpsons World reviewed

Boo-urns!: Simpsons World reviewed

Everything’s coming up Milhouse. The Simpsons World immersive experience launched Oct. 21 on SimpsonsWorld.com and the FXNOW mobile app. Highlights of Simpsons World include: – Every Simpsons episode from Seasons 1-25, plus new Season 26 episodes available the day after they air on FOX. Sorry, episodes have commercials. – Episode and clips playlists created around a central theme (“Eat My Shorts” Shorts, Simpsons Predict the Future) – A section with the most popular episodes and clips, sorted by today, this month or this year – Rareties, including behind-the-scenes featurettes, cast and producer interviews, and more – Links to Simpsons stuff … Continue reading

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Set list for “Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga: Cheek to Cheek LIVE!” on PBS

Set list for "Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga: Cheek to Cheek LIVE!" on PBS

This Friday, Oct. 24, PBS’ Great Performances will air a taped performance of Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga: Cheek to Cheek LIVE! as part of the PBS Arts Fall Festival. The special airs at 9pm ET (check local listings). Recorded on July 28 at Lincoln Center, the hourlong special, which I’ve had a chance to screen, is impressively entertaining, featuring a variety of jazz standards from the Great American Songbook, each handpicked by the artists. The performance features solo performances and duets, with Lady Gaga, as you might expect, almost continually surprising the live and home audiences with an array … Continue reading

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