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Recap: Men, Women, Wild “For Worse” Episode 2

Men, Women, Wild “For Worse”

Last week, three brave couples headed into remote locations with limited survival gear for a three-week test of their survival skills and their relationship’s strength. One couple, Matt & Ali called it quits after only three days into their survival adventure in the harsh Mexican jungle. The bugs and the stress were too much for Ali. In Norway, Justin & Jenny are a week into their survival experience and they still haven’t eaten a single bite. In the highland desert of Morocco, Mitchell & Jhoanna have eaten a few small fish, but nothing else. Their biggest obstacle has been the unpredictable weather … Continue reading

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Do the Alaskan Bush People get paid? We asked!

Alaskan Bush People

Go Here For All Of Your Fish-Punching Alaskan Bush People Needs! The possibility had been on the table for a while, and I finally took up the opportunity to do a phone Q&A with the entire Brown family of Discovery Channel’s Alaskan Bush People. I didn’t know what to expect, and I wasn’t exactly sure what I’d do with the interview after it was done. I knew it definitely wouldn’t be a promotional puff piece. The Browns are a family with a lot of off-camera issues, and there are so many inconsistencies between what we’ve seen on TV and what’s been reported publicly, that I wouldn’t be … Continue reading

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Recap: Men, Women, Wild Premiere “This Day Forward”

Men, Women, Wild

Discovery’s newest survival-based series, Men, Women, Wild tests whether real-life couples can conquer a unique 21-day survival experience armed only with limited supplies and each other. The six-episode series will follow three couples as they attempt to survive in three very different environments with limited supplies. Let’s meet the crew! Matt Stevens (29) & Ali Stevens (33) Survival Location: Southern Mexico Hometown: Spokane, WA Occupation: Matt is an elite survival instructor with the U.S. Air Force, and Ali is a personal trainer, yoga instructor and a full-time mom. Marital Status: Matt and Ali have been married for six years and have three … Continue reading

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Discovery Channel Alaskan Bush People recap: Block and Tackle

Alaskan Bush People

Go Here For All Of Your Fish-Punching Alaskan Bush People Needs! Do the Alaskan Bush People get paid? We asked! Read our interview with the Brown family. “If they can stay alive. It will be the biggest summer of their lives,” says our dear narrator. No, he’s not talking about some new teen slasher movie. He’s talking about Season 3 of Alaskan Bush People, premiering on Discovery Channel Wednesday, Nov. 11, with “Block and Tackle,” which disappointingly has nothing to do with football. But it has everything to do with summertime in Southeast Alaska. The Brown kids while away the days in flights … Continue reading

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Discovery Channel Alaskan Bush People recap: Endless Summer

Discovery Channel Alaskan Bush People recap: Endless Summer

Do the Alaskan Bush People get paid? We asked! Read our interview with the Brown family. Alaskan Bush People Season 1 Recaps: Episode 1 | Episode 2 | Episode 3 | Episode 4 | The Wild Life Season 2 Recaps: Episode 1 | Episode 2 | Episode 3 | Episode 4 | Episode 5 | Episode 6 | Episode 7 | Episode 8  | Wild Times | Episode 9 | Episode 10 | Episode 11 | Episode 12 | Episode 13 | Episode 14 | SHARK WEEK! | Episode 15 |Episode 16 | Lost Footage | The Wild Year In a special Season 3 preview episode of Discovery Channel’s Alaskan Bush People, the Browns are busy at … Continue reading

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Tonight on Discovery: Survival With A Twist On “Men Women Wild”

Men Women Wild

Tonight on Discovery, couples head to remote parts of the world to take on a 21-day survival challenge in Men Women Wild. If the premise sounds like Discovery’s smash series, Naked and Afraid, it is — to an extent. The six-episode series is produced by Renegade 83, the same production company behind Naked and Afraid, but once you get past the initial “2 people, 21-days,” the format takes a twist. First, the contestants aren’t nude. I give a big “Phew” on this one, because, how many pixilated body parts can one person watch? In this survival series, they have clothes. … Continue reading

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Recap: Naked And Afraid “All or Nothing” Season 5, Episode 5

Naked And Afraid "All or Nothing"

This week, two new brave survivalists have accepted the challenge in Naked And Afraid “All or Nothing.” Their home for the next three weeks is West Nalaut, the Philippines. This tropical paradise is hella hot and humid hides many creepy-crawly (and deadly) secrets in its lush jungles including dengue fever-carrying mosquitos and the Philippine cobra, whose bite can kill a human in less than 30 minutes. Let’s meet the chosen two… Jeremy McCaa Age: 38 years old Occupation: Construction Current Residence: Monroe, Louisiana Relationship Status: Married Survival Skills: Hunting, Animal tracking, Primitive shelter building, Friction fire My favorite thing about Jeremy? … Continue reading

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Recap: Naked And Afraid “The Swarm” Season 5, Episode 4

Naked And Afraid "The Swarm"

This week we’re heading back to Panama. Naked and Afraid headed here in Season 1  —remember how Clint burned his man-parts? — but this time we’re heading to Isla San Jose. And the drama of the episode precedes insertion: while on a pre-production meeting, the production crew is attacked by a swarm of Africanized bees. After the fully-dressed crew was stung hundreds of times (and nearly killed by the venom) how are the naked survivalists going to fare? Let’s find out! Tara Skubella Age: 41 Current Residence: Hartsel, Colorado Relationship Status: Married Tara says her survival skills include: Land Navigation, Water Sourcing/Purification, Bow Drill … Continue reading

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Beyond dangerous: Pacific Warriors follows extreme kayak fishing off Hawaiian Islands

Pacific Warriors recap

From the network that brought us Deadliest Catch and Gold Rush, comes another enthralling series that explores man’s more unusual (and extremely dangerous) quest to make a living. Pacific Warriors is Discovery’s newest series debuting tonight at 10pmET/PT. The series follows a group of extreme kayak fishermen (and one woman) who risk it all to catch some of the world’s most valuable fish. While the Pacific oceanscape off the Hawaiian Islands provides some stunning cinematic backdrops, the real awe factor in the series is the danger and actual size of the fish some of these men are reeling in (and … Continue reading

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Alaskan Bush People are back Nov. 11! Season 3 preview

Alaskan Bush People are back Nov. 11! Season 3 preview

Do the Alaskan Bush People get paid? We asked! Read our interview with the Brown family. Alaskan Bush People Season 1 Recaps: Episode 1 | Episode 2 | Episode 3 | Episode 4 | The Wild Life Season 2 Recaps: Episode 1 | Episode 2 | Episode 3 | Episode 4 | Episode 5 | Episode 6 | Episode 7 | Episode 8  | Wild Times | Episode 9 | Episode 10 | Episode 11 | Episode 12 | Episode 13 | Episode 14 | SHARK WEEK! | Episode 15 | Episode 16 | Lost Footage | The Wild Year Discovery Channel confirmed today that Alaskan Bush People Season 3 premieres Wednesday, Nov. 11. Here’s a promo … Continue reading

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