Man Vs. Critters: TV Swamped By Animal-Pursuit Shows

Can we please just leave these poor fish alone? Our concern for innocent fish arises on the occasion of this weekend’s premiere of “Hillbilly Handfishin’ ” – Sunday (Aug. 7) at 10/9c on Animal Planet. This unscripted series sheds light on the obscure sport of “noodling,” which has nothing at all to do with pasta. […]

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Reality TV Show Ventures into Florida Swamps

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Pity the producers of new reality television shows. With audiences growing ever more jaded by the formula of pairing eccentric characters with exotic locations, the feat of repackaging the real world as a compelling, naturalistic series gets tougher every day. Take the subgenre of the American workplace, for instance, in which […]

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