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Dog’s Tim Chapman arrested for indecent exposure, charged with terroristic threatening

Timothy “Youngblood” Chapman, one of the stars on Dog the Bounty Hunter (although he’s not related to Duane Chapman), has been charged “with first-degree terroristic threatening yesterday and might also charge him with indecent exposure, a spokesman for the Honolulu prosecutor’s office said,” according to the Honolulu Star-Bulletin. He “was initially arrested on suspicion of …

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Dog the Bounty Hunter says his use of the n-word is “not a degrading thing at all”

Duane “Dog” Chapman, the star of Dog the Bounty Hunter, gave his first interview last night following the release of his racist rant by his son. Dog says he’d only use the n-word “only probably as a greeting to a black person where they’d come up, ‘Hey, my N-dog.’ And I’d be like, stick my …

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A&E pulls Dog the Bounty Hunter off the air after advertisers back out

A&E has pulled all scheduled broadcasts of Dog the Bounty Hunter, its highest-rated show, off the air, following the release of Dog’s racist tirade. However, the show has not yet been cancelled. The reason it has been pulled, Variety reports, is that “advertisers began backing out of the series, leading A&E to replace Saturday’s special …

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A&E stops production on Dog the Bounty Hunter because of Dog’s racist tirade

A&E has stopped production on Dog the Bounty Hunter after a recording of Dog’s racist tirade about his son’s girlfriend was released. While the network still has repeats of episodes scheduled as early as Saturday, A&E said in a statement that they “take this matter very seriously. Pending an investigation, we have suspended production on …

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A&E’s special on Dog’s arrest ties Dog’s wedding special for the highest-rated show on the network

Tuesday’s A&E special on Dog the Bounty Hunter’s arrest was watched by 4.5 million people. That was the same number of viewers that watched A&E’s previously highest-rated show, a special about Dog’s wedding. But the show did set a record: 2.9 million people ages 18 to 49 watched, which is “an A&E record,” according to …

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TLC renews Little People, Big World; A&E renews Dog the Bounty Hunter and Intervention

Two cable networks are picking up additional seasons of successful reality series. TLC, which is moving away from Trading Spaces-style shows, has renewed Little People, Big World, which “follow[s] the experiences and challenges of the Roloff family, which includes both little people and normal-height members,” according to Variety. The show “has averaged a solid 1.3 …

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