Va. Agency Objects to ‘Moonshiners’ Portrayal

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Virginia alcohol regulators say the Discovery Channel’s “Moonshiners” television show is misleading viewers into thinking the state is tolerating illegal booze manufacturing and that it wouldn’t have participated if they knew how the episodes would turn out. The television series is about people who brew their own moonshine and local authorities’ […]

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TV’s Going to Pot with New ‘Weed’ Shows

TV is poised to explore and conquer a new frontier: Pot. We had an inkling that this coming week’s scheduled premiere of “Weed Wars” on Discovery Channel – Thursday, Dec. 1, at 10/9c (and simulcast on Discovery Fit & Health) – would not be the first and last show we’d see on the subject of […]

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