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American Grit Season 1 Episode 3 Recap: Moving Camp

American Grit Season 1 Episode 3 Recap: Moving Camp

Team Noah continued its dominance this week on FOX’s American Grit. The crew in green avoided “The Circus” for the third time in a row by finishing first in the “Moving Camp” evolution. The military-inspired challenge required ingenuity and thinking on their feet. They had to break down every piece of the camp — including the base of the tent, which consisted of an intricate puzzle. From there, the participants prepare their crate before swimming across the frigid water with it. They follow that up by crafting a wheelbarrow to transport the crate and remaining materials to a new location. Putting … Continue reading

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American Grit Season 1 Episode 2: Ice Cubed

American Grit Season 1 Episode 2: Ice Cubed

Week two of  American Grit was — literally — cold as ice. The reality competition’s host, John Cena, walked the four teams through the next evolution. It was a race on a beach covered with obstacles including scaling an eight-foot-wall and digging through dirt to get through to the other side. From there, they had to retrieve two paddles to get to the other side of an ice cold lake on a boat. The teams then find a trunk with a third paddle. From there it was decision time to either break through a block of ice using a rock … Continue reading

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Remembering Chyna: Channel Guide’s 2001 Joanie Laurer interview

Remembering Chyna: Channel Guide's 2001 Joanie Laurer interview

Shocked wrestling fans around the globe are mourning the loss of former WWE superstar Joanie “Chyna” Laurer, who passed away yesterday at the age of 46. And though I no longer know my WWE from my TNA, and couldn’t tell you when Raw stopped being War, you can count me among them. • RELATED: Remembering Chyna: Joanie Laurer Was the WWE’s Troubled Pioneer Back in early 2001, I was a fledgling wrestling fan — mostly because I was hopelessly in love with a major wrestling aficionado (who would become my husband years later) and if I had to spend a couple of hours … Continue reading

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Skin Wars Season 3 premieres tonight!

Skin Wars season 3 judges

Skin Wars season 3 starts tonight, Wednesday April 20 at 10pm Eastern time on GSN. All of the judges from season 1 & 2 are returning: RuPaul Charles, Craig Tracy and Robin Slonina. And of course, host Rebecca Romijn also returns to season 3. Let’s learn a little bit about this season’s artists: In this premiere episode, it looks like the artists will have to paint a costume onto a showgirl-type performer. Each one is wearing a different headdress & that needs to inform the artist’s choices in their paint job. Let’s watch a clip courtesy of GSN: Are you … Continue reading

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WWE Total Divas Season Five Finale Recap: C’est La Diva Part 2

WWE Total Divas Season Five Finale Recap: C'est La Diva Part 2

Nikki Bella gets news that could change her life and career to close out season five of Total Divas. Before we get there, the ladies of WWE enjoy the final hours of their Paris getaway. The Bellas, Natalya and Eva Marie take a visit to the Eiffel Tower after dinner. They each make wishes. Nikki hopes to marry John Cena (Shocked!), Natalya wished for TJ to be there, Eva wants to remain in love Jonathan until the end and Brie selflessly wishes for Daniel to be able to wrestle again. Tensions remain with Mandy feeling deserted by Eva Marie and … Continue reading

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7 things we want to see (but won’t) in Alaskan Bush People Season 4

ABP Seizure

Go Here For All Of Your AWESOME And EXXXTREME Alaskan Bush People Needs! [Update: Discovery airs the “Browntown or Bust” Alaskan Bush People season preview special on Friday, April 29, at 9pm ET/PT. Here’s the description from Discovery: “As the Browns ready to return home from the Lower 48, we look back on what they miss the most about Alaska. And in never before seen footage we get a glimpse of what it takes to make the series, along with exclusive sneak peeks of the exciting new season.”] DADGUMIT! Our favorite horrible fake reality TV show, Discovery Channel’s Alaskan Bush People, will be … Continue reading

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The Bella Twins get “Total Bellas” spinoff and WWE Total Divas gets new cast members for season 6

The cast of E's Total Bellas

Look out, Kardashians! WWE and Total Divas stars Nikki and Brie Bella — a.k.a. The Bella Twins — will expand their brand even further with E!’s planned Divas spinoff, Total Bellas. The new six-episode docuseries will follow Nikki and Brie as the two embark the next chapter of their careers and their personal relationships with John Cena (Nikki) and Daniel Bryan (Brie). Brie and husband Bryan move into to Cena’s house to help take care of Nikki and keep her company while she recovers from injury. There is no official premiere date for Total Bellas just yet, but it’s looking to … Continue reading

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American Grit Series Premiere Recap: Ruck Up

American Grit Series Premiere Recap: Ruck Up

There is a sense of patriotism and inspiration that comes from watching the season premiere of American Grit on Fox. The reality show competition features four of the most decorated heroes representing different branches of the military.  Navy Seal Commander Rorke Denver, Army Sergeant Noah Galloway, Marine Gunnery Sergeant Tawanda “Tee” Hanible and Army Ranger Nick “The Reaper” Irving head up teams vying for a $1 million payout. Over the course of 10 episodes 16 contestants from all walks of life endure military-grade challenges with the hope of surviving each week. WWE superstar John Cena serves as an executive producer … Continue reading

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