Going Buckwild was crucial to the late Shain Gandee. According to ABC News, the star of the MTV/Viacom reality docu-soap Buckwild was killed in a buck wild mudslide. He was 21 years old.
Sadly, the folks at a canceled primetime unscripted series posted a “In Memory Of” memo that declared the brief end of a reality-television career – following a mudslide which yielded carbon monoxide fumes… for Viacom, MTV’s parent company, Shain, dubbed “Gandee Candy,” was a tragedy of the fittest, not the survival of the fittest.
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