Naked and Afraid Recap: Season 3, Episode 1 Namibia

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Oh Naked and Afraid, how I missed you and your totally loony participants! Honestly, who would willingly spend their vacation time roughing it in the buff? Thankfully, the good folks at Discovery and Naked and Afraid find these willing survivalist and point a few cameras at them for our entertainment. Let’s meet this week’s crazies… Lindsie Leitelt, age 30. Homeschooling mom of 2 from California. Lindsie does endurance races, enjoys hikes and camping. Her footage shows her mountain biking, so she has to be strong and possess the mental toughness of a competitor. She’s in great physical shape. She looks … Continue reading

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Naked And Afraid Poll: What Survival Item Would You Bring?

Naked And Afraid Poll: What Survival Item Would You Bring?

  On Discovery Channel’s Naked and Afraid, brave (and a little crazy) survivalists are dropped in a harsh environment armed only with a complete stranger, their survival skills and a single survival item each.  Choosing that one item can be what makes or breaks the entire Naked and Afraid experience and can be the key factor between success and failure. If you were on the show, what would you choose to bring along? Feel Free to use the comments section to suggest something new. Like Naked And Afraid? Check out these recaps: Episode 1: Peru, Episode 2:Madagascar, Episode 3: Fiji, … Continue reading

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Discovery Channel Alaskan Bush People recap: The Wild Life special

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In a new special episode of Alaskan Bush People, titled “The Wild Life,” premiering Sunday, June 15, at 10pm ET/PT on Discovery Channel, the Brown family looks back at their adventures presented in the first four episodes. The family answers questions presented by viewers, discusses some of the show’s more controversial moments, and reveals some more details about them and their lifestyle. The special also includes deleted scenes and previously unseen footage. Alaskan Bush People Recaps: Episode 1 | Episode 2 | Episode 3 | Episode 4 Let us call this the episode in which the Browns tell you that … Continue reading

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Deadliest Catch: We talk with Sig and Mandy Hansen!

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On tonight’s all-new Deadliest Catch, two captains’ kids take giant steps forward in their familial legacies. More than three years after her captain Phil Harris’s tragic passing, the Cornelia Marie returns to the fleet with Harris’ son Josh — the boat’s new owner — in the wheelhouse. And aboard the Northwestern, captain Sig Hansen welcomes a familiar new greenhorn — his beautiful, blonde 18-year-old daughter, Mandy, who has convinced her parents to let her work aboard the boat for a few days of the opilio crab season while her school’s on winter break. Having spent four summers working aboard the  boat during the salmon … Continue reading

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What happened to Discovery Channel’s Alaskan Bush People?

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Viewers of Discovery Channel’s Alaskan Bush People have been wondering if the four episodes of the Brown family’s adventures in the wilderness are all they’re going to get. The new show Siberian Cut takes over the Tuesday night time slot and no new episodes of Alaskan Bush People are currently scheduled. [Update: A new episode of Alaskan Bush People, titled “The Wild Life,” premieres Sunday, June 15, at 10pm ET/PT on Discovery Channel. Based on the show’s description, it sounds like it might be a highlights/recap/additional unaired footage type of show: “After facing unparalleled obstacles, the Browns reflect on their … Continue reading

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Discovery’s Monster Weekend highlighted by “Russian Yeti” special

Discovery's Monster Weekend highlighted by "Russian Yeti" special

If Animal Planet’s Monster Week wasn’t enough for you, you might want to tune in to Discovery Channel’s Monster Weekend, which begins May 31 at 8pm ET/PT, and culminates the next evening with the two-hour special Russian Yeti: The Killer Lives (pictured). Monster Weekend features four premiere programs, two airing on both May 31 and June 1. Kicking things off, May 31 at 8pm, is Alaskan Monster Hunt: Hillstranded. Here, Deadliest Catch captains Johnathan and Andy Hillstrand return to their hometown of Homer, Alaska, for a different kind of hunt — to investigate sightings of a strange sea animal, known … Continue reading

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Discovery Channel’s Alaskan Bush People recap: Fight or Flight

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In Episode 4 of Discovery Channel’s Alaskan Bush People, “Fight or Flight,” premiering Tuesday, May 27, the Brown family is faced with another life-altering decision when gunshots are fired on their land. The Browns suffer yet another hardship and face an uncertain future. RELATED: What happened to Discovery Channel’s Alaskan Bush People? More Alaskan Bush People Recaps: Episode 1 | Episode 2 | Episode 3 | The Wild Life So after last week’s episode in which the locals decided to come build the Browns’ cabin and sing “Kumbaya” and celebrate the spirit of Alaska, now we get people shooting guns … Continue reading

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Discovery Channel’s Alaskan Bush People recap: Blindsided

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In Episode 3 of Discovery Channel’s Alaskan Bush People, premiering Tuesday, May 20, the Browns race against winter to build their cabin, have to pay back a debt and then go into town to barter for essential supplies. Also, there’s somebody shooting out there. RELATED: What happened to Discovery Channel’s Alaskan Bush People? More Alaskan Bush People Recaps: Episode 1 | Episode 2 | Episode 4| The Wild Life The Browns have the foundation and floor of their cabin completed, but time is running out as temperatures are dropping to -10 degrees and the trapper shack’s moss insulation can’t keep … Continue reading

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Alaskan Bush People recap: Human Wolf Pack

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In episode 2 of Discovery Channel’s Alaskan Bush People, “Human Wolf Pack,” the five Brown brothers go to scout out girls in a nearby town. The episode premieres on Tuesday, May 13, at 10pm ET/PT. RELATED: What happened to Discovery Channel’s Alaskan Bush People? More Alaskan Bush People Recaps: Episode 1 | Episode 3 | Episode 4 | The Wild Life Come back for more, have you? Episode 2 of Alaskan Bush People, “Human Wolf Pack,” starts out with the delivery of the precious lumber that Billy bartered for. But while unloading the wood, Billy slips on a beam and … Continue reading

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Discovery Channel’s Alaskan Bush People recap: Raised Wild

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On Tuesday, May 6, at 10pm ET/PT, Discovery Channel introduces new reality series Alaskan Bush People, which follows the nine-member Brown family as they journey 1,500 north in the Alaskan wilderness to build a one-room cabin on their new land before the winter and the darkness bring cold and death. RELATED: What happened to Discovery Channel’s Alaskan Bush People? More Alaskan Bush People Recaps: Episode 2 | Episode 3 | Episode 4 | The Wild Life Now, when I was first told about the premise of Alaskan Bush People, I was expecting perhaps a depiction of some authentic Inuit culture … Continue reading

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