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#176329 - 07/14/09 02:14 AM Re: Survival Reality TV -- Discovery Channel July [Re: oldsoldier]
Todd W Offline
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Sounds like it will be interesting.

So is the warehouse their limit or can they venture outside into the lot?

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#176378 - 07/14/09 06:03 PM Re: Survival Reality TV -- Discovery Channel July [Re: Todd W]
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Discovery Channel, enough said don't bother.

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#176390 - 07/14/09 07:19 PM Re: Survival Reality TV -- Discovery Channel July [Re: Todd W]
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It appears they can venture out, but that there are as yet unspecified risks associated with leaving the compound.
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#176402 - 07/14/09 10:03 PM Re: Survival Reality TV -- Discovery Channel July [Re: benjammin]
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see... Zombies. I told you.
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#176404 - 07/14/09 10:08 PM Re: Survival Reality TV -- Discovery Channel July [Re: benjammin]
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Looking forward to all the rat-pigeon recipes. What kind of wild edibles grow in a warehouse?
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#176414 - 07/14/09 11:19 PM Re: Survival Reality TV -- Discovery Channel July [Re: benjammin]
Desperado Offline
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Originally Posted By: benjammin
It appears they can venture out, but that there are as yet unspecified risks associated with leaving the compound.


---"unspecified risks"---

It's Los Angeles in a warehouse district. What more could you ask for in the risk department. crazy
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#176417 - 07/15/09 12:06 AM Re: Survival Reality TV -- Discovery Channel July [Re: Desperado]
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Registered: 02/02/08
Posts: 146
Loc: Washington
From watching a clip on YouTube, it looks like it's going to be Lord of the Flies meets Junkyard Wars. Might be interesting.

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#177078 - 07/21/09 01:24 PM Re: Survival Reality TV -- Discovery Channel July [Re: comms]
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Registered: 11/10/03
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Loc: Augusta, GA
Originally Posted By: comms
a 50,000 sq ft warehouse? Wow I have to see this set up. That is basically the size of a super market and thats their environment?

Perhaps if they are supposed to be Bugging In, this will work. I will have faith it will be compelling. I will keep an open mind. I wouldn't have minded them using say a gated community instead, with lots of houses, some destroyed, some livable and finding things to help them along as they progress through the community and connect with people.

Do you think there will be Zombies outside trying to get in. haha.



I saw a show with a title something like "There goes the neighborhood". They actually put up a huge 12 - 20 foot wall around something like 8 hours. No TV. No internet. No contact with the outside. They're supposed to "survive". Of course, the show had some "challenge" the families could do. I do not remember the name.

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#177321 - 07/22/09 10:40 PM Re: Survival Reality TV -- Discovery Channel July [Re: ki4buc]
comms Offline
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Loc: Mesa, AZ
Did anyone watch this program? I got sucked into Hells Kitchen and totally missed it.
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#177373 - 07/23/09 08:26 AM Re: Survival Reality TV -- Discovery Channel July [Re: comms]
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Watched Hells Kitchen, recorded The Colony on DVR & watched it last night...first take on this show was that at least it may make some people think, the premise is interesting...

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