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Save The Planet Protest: James J. Lee's Demands (TEXT)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

"Save The Planet Protest" is a website allegedly belonging to James J. Lee, the gunman who died following today's hostage situation at the Discovery C...

James Jay Lee, Apparent Eco-Terrorist Hostage-Taker, Zeroes in on Immigrants

Mark Potok | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mark Potok

The gunman holding hostages in the Silver Spring, Md., headquarters of the Discovery Channel has been tentatively identified as James Jay Lee, an appa...

James Lee: Discovery Channel Alleged Hostage-Taker (INFO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

UPDATE: NBC News reports that the Discovery Channel hostage-taker James J. Lee is dead after having been shot by cops at 4:48 PM. UPDATE: Police say ...

'Deadliest Catch' Tribute Airs To Honor Crab Boat Captain Phil Harris | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

The Discovery Channel announced today that it will air a series of specials that'll pay tribute to Captain Phil Harris, the beloved star of "Deadliest...

Palin's Homer Moment: Celebrity Sarah Confronted by Citizen (WATCH)

Shannyn Moore | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Shannyn Moore

2010-08-09-palin.jpgFor someone who doesn't hold elected office and denies being a celebrity, Sarah Palin may want to get a "Constitutional Handler".

Shark Week -- Education or Just Entertainment?

Chris Palmer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Chris Palmer

Programs like those we often see in Shark Week -- while they might garner high ratings and attract advertiser dollars -- all too often mislead the audience, exploit animals, and fail to promote conservation.

Greensburg, Kansas: From Green-town to Clean-town

Michael DeJong | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
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Michael DeJong

After a tornado destroyed 95% of the town, Greensburg, Kansas reinvented itself by striving to become the greenest community imaginable.

Dan Abrams, Scott Pelley To Host Discovery ID Shows

Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

The digital cable channel Investigation Discovery announced Monday that it is adding two high-profile broadcasters to its programming lineup: NBC News...

Animal Reality Shows Are Taking Over TV

The New York Times | NEIL GENZLINGER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

If you channel-surf with any regularity, you have almost certainly noticed that shows offering absurdly close-up views of nature, and especially of an...

Sarah Palin Being Groomed To Be The New Katie Couric: LL Cool J Wants No Part

Harmon Leon | Posted 06.14.2012 | Media
Harmon Leon

LL Cool J: "Fox lifted an old interview I gave in 2008 to someone else and are misrepresenting to the public in order to promote Sarah Palin's show. WOW."

Sarah Palin's TLC Reality Show: 'Sarah Palin's Alaska'

Huffington Post | Danny Shea | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

"Sarah Palin's Alaska" is officially headed to Discovery Communication's TLC. The network that exploded over the last year with the help of "Jon & Ka...

Open Your Eyes To The Wonder Of Life

Cathleen Falsani | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Cathleen Falsani

Life, which airs in two one-hour episodes each Sunday night for five weeks, is a joint project between Discovery and the BBC and is the follow-up to the much-heralded, truly epic series Planet Earth.

Sarah Palin Teams Up With Discovery Company: An Unnatural Match? (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Gazelle Emami | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

In her next move, Sarah Palin is teaming up with The Discovery Company's TLC for a new series, "Sarah Palin's Alaska," which will take a documentary t...

Discovery Channel Pays Serious Cash for Sarah Palin Alaska Travel Reality Show

Kim Mance | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Kim Mance

Reality show baron Mark Burnett has secured a deal with Discovery Networks for a reality travelogue hosted by none other than Sarah Palin.

Discovery's 'Life' Draws Network's Best Debut Ratings In A Decade

AP | DAVID BAUDER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

NEW YORK — The Discovery Channel's latest nature project, "Life," debuted with the network's best ratings for a new series in a decade. The ser...

LIFE Is Here (VIDEO): The Discovery Channel's Planet Earth Follow-Up Begins

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

The moment has arrived-- LIFE is finally here! The 11-part Discovery Channel series exploring the animal kingdom premiered Sunday, and we at HuffPost ...

Discovery Communications, David Zaslav Darlings Of Both TV Industry And Wall Street

New York Times | BRIAN STELTER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

That is a big endorsement of Discovery, especially considering that it is just one-ninth the size of Mr. Murdoch's company, the News Corporation. It i...

Moto, Is This Really the Future of Food?

Meathead | Posted 05.25.2011 | Food

Is a restaurant like Moto just the next logical step in the march of chefs towards Hollywood, or just a fad? Are these innovations or perversions?

Discovery's "Life" Amazing: Afterparty for Premiere Hypocritical

Starre Vartan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Starre Vartan

Discovery and the BBC's new series "Life" is knock-your-socks off fantastic. Seven years in the making, the all-animal cast performs feats of daring and acts of subterfuge -- in fabulous hi-def.

LIFE, Discovery Channel's New Series, Follows Up On Planet Earth (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Attention all Planet Earth fanatics. After four years of production, the Discovery Channel is releasing a follow-up series called LIFE that will fill ...

Discovery Readies 3D Network for Launch This Year, CEO Tells Beet.TV (video)

Daisy Whitney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Daisy Whitney


David Zaslav Cashes Discovery Stock Options For $34 MILLION Payday | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Discovery Communications CEO David Zaslav made more in one day last week than most of his bosses make in a year. Zaslav, who oversaw the cable netw...

Oprah To Narrate Discovery Channel's "Life" Series

New York Times | Brian Stelter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

For an ambitious new nature miniseries, the Discovery Channel has signed up one of the most recognizable voices on television, Oprah Winfrey. The m...

Discovery Channel To Launch 5-Year Series Probing Life's Big Questions

New York Times | BRIAN STELTER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

On Thursday Discovery plans to announce that its founder, John Hendricks, is returning to the channel to oversee a 60-episode, five-year series titled...

New Film Reminds Us to Protect Ocean Economic Vitality from Global Warming

Frances Beinecke | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Frances Beinecke

The long-term vitality of many important industries rests entirely on the vitality of the oceans, and right now, they are threatened by something called ocean acidification.