Tim Smith, the clandestine star of Discovery’s unexpected reality hit “Moonshiners,” doesn’t have anything against the growing legion of legal distillers who are plying their brands at your local liquor store.
DANVILLE, Va. (AP) — A star of the TV show “Moonshiners” has been arrested for public intoxication. Police in Danville announced Tuesday they had arrested Steven Ray Tickle — known on the show as “Tickle” — at a convenience store on Thursday. Police say they received a report of a man sitting in the parking […]
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’ […]
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 […]