Man vs. Wild: Season 2
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Bear Grylls (or should I say the infamous Ed...) may camp in "hotels," he may eat pieces of steak instead of badgers, he may jump through sheets of ice into a secretly hidden hot-tub beneath the surface of a "frozen lake," he may even use "smoke machines" to simulate the gaseous, boiling properties of lava, but he nevertheless is more of a survival expert than you and me. Any man or woman who goes into nature and puts his/herself into situations in which he/she shows inexperienced outdoorsman how to escape quicksand, animal threats, etc. has my respect. I suppose the beetle grubs he eats are fake as well.... After using these techniques he displayed for creating compasses, building camps, and even learning of the different types of insects and plants that are edible in regions I myself have visited (i.e. the Moab desert and the Badlands), there is no doubt in my mind that the things he teaches are relevant and useful. While he may not camp through the entire night or eat every single disgusting insect/animal upon which he appears to dine, he nevertheless shows people what to do in moments of emergency.
I have faith in Bear/Ed, his camera crew, and the survival experts with whom he explores. While I do not doubt that some things are staged (i.e.Read more ›
On a side note, I thought season one was slightly better (the first released set, not the edited set that comes with 2 discs in the same package!) based on more varying places all over the world, and more consistent format. Still tho, this is a great buy and I hope we will see more of Bear Grylls.
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Great show! Bear Grylls is a very likeable host and always willing to put himself is dangerous circumstances for the viewers to learn how to deal with these situations. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Ajia
Always been a big fan of Bear Grylls, read his documentary and a few of his real books. The shows are awesome as well.Published 3 months ago by Justin
A different series with real life advice in wilderness survival.Published 4 months ago by jack jones
I came across an audiobook version of his Mud, Sweat, and Tears book at a resale shop which led me to the show. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Darryl Belschner