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Let's Treat Every Week Like Shark Week

Rep. Jared Huffman | Posted 10.14.2014 | Green
Rep. Jared Huffman

We have many concerns regarding the TPP, including the weakening of environmental and labor standards. We have even greater concerns about the lack of transparency regarding the TPP discussions that are underway -- so much so, that we are relying on leaks to get any information.

Why 'Shark Week' Is Bullsh*t

The Huffington Post | Jonathan Feldman | Posted 08.12.2014 | Green

Look, we get it. Sharks are pretty effing cool; the Discovery Channel has been reminding us every year since 1988, just in case we ever forgot. Shark ...

Some Dude Made This Crazy Ad For Shark Week

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 06.27.2014 | Entertainment

Yes, there are flying hammerhead sharks, a mermaid, a seal being eaten by another shark and a man riding two great whites like waterskies. This co...

Shark Week Is a Disgrace

Chris Sosa | Posted 10.06.2013 | TV
Chris Sosa

I didn't like writing that headline an ounce more than you liked reading it. But viewers need to get angry, because Discovery's Shark Week is a travesty.

Stars Psyched For Shark Week

The Huffington Post | Debra Lipson | Posted 08.05.2013 | Celebrity

Dip a toe in, if you dare ... "Shark Week" is officially here. The Discovery Channel's pop culture phenomenon (now in its 26th year) kicked off Sun...

Meredith Bennett-Smith

Shark Fight Stories: Surfer Loses Leg In Attack, Returns To The Ocean One Year Later

HuffingtonPost.com | Meredith Bennett-Smith | Posted 08.15.2012 | Green

The tiger shark lurking in the deep waters off the Hawaiian island of Kauai didn’t give any warning; it didn’t show a telltale fin. Instead it swa...

The Ultimate Shark Week Playlist (LISTEN)

Posted 08.13.2012 | Teen

The waiting is almost over. This week, we’ll turn the lights off, turn on the TV, and spend countless hours watching sharks devour human beings on t...

PICTURE: Shark Week Drinking Game Will Have You Swimming

Posted 10.03.2011 | Comedy

Looking to add a little twist to your Shark Week? Introducing the Shark Week drinking game! Not that the the wildly popular Discovery Channel se...

Shark Week Producer Jeff Kurr Talks Frisky Sharks And The 'Great White Invasion'

The Huffington Post | Steven Hoffer | Posted 09.30.2011 | Green

Jeff Kurr knows a thing or two about sharks. During his two-plus decades with Discovery Channel's Shark Week, the LA-based filmmaker has captured s...

Andy Samberg To Host Shark Week

Posted 06.20.2011 | Entertainment

The sound you just heard was the internet exploding in joy. Two of its comedic treasures are set to come together in an epic, water wedding. Discov...

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.

Ryan Seacrest Bit By Shark In Mexico

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

The Discovery Channel's "Shark Week" couldn't be getting better free PR. "American Idol" host and radio superstar Ryan Seacrest announced on his radi...

"Shark Week" On Discovery Channel

Los Angeles Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

They never set out to be television stars, any more than they sought Hollywood fame in those Steven Spielberg movies. But sharks remain among the mos...