A woman in London recently made headlines for refusing to wear heels to work. It all seems pretty petty, but in the UK it’s still legal to make females wear heels in the workplace—which shed some light on an even bigger issue.
Inspired by the incident, Stylist magazine decided to turn the tables and instead asked men to wear stilettos for a day. Despite it all being pretty comical, it really highlighted how absurd and sexist the law really is. View Now
Snake venom is a hot commodity, and a new reality show on Discovery Channel follows the people that track down these precious toxins. Venom Hunters personality Hannah Lockheart spoke with RightThisMinute about her show, which premieres February 17, at 10:00 p.m. Eastern Time, on The Discovery Channel. View Now
Is taking a lie detector test before impending nuptials a good or bad idea? Welp, too late for these couples because once they were hooked up there was no turning back. The questions got pretty real and were potentially relationship destructive. From body perception to future plans — would you take a lie detector test with your fiancé? Find out if the weddings are still on for these lovebirds! View Now
No topic is off limits for Chelsea Handler’s new series, Chelsea Does. The four-part docuseries — available now on Netflix — bares little resemblance to the traditional late-night talk show format that she is known for. Instead, each episode focuses on those taboo conversations, like racism, drugs and marriage. The rather lax special aims at getting viewers to think differently about particular subjects and to approach more controversial topics with an open mind. View Now
Discovery Channel's new True Crime documentary series Killing Fields takes a loot at an 18-year-old murder case, and the investigators who have been working for years to solve it. Two of the documentary's subjects, Rodie Sanchez and Aubrey St. Angelo, spoke with RightThisMinute about their case, the show, and finding a killer. View Now
Diesel Brothers started out as a small auto dealer, but is now headed for primetime. Diesel Dave and Heavy D started their dealership a few years back, and clever online marketing campaign put them on the forefront of everything diesel (well, everything that's a truck). The duo came on RightThisMinute to talk about their upcoming show premiere on Discovery Channel on January 4th. View Now
Discovery's new series Pacific Warriors showcases undersea hunters using very old school methods to catch their prey. Kimi Werner, one of the hunters joined RightThisMInute to talk about her love of the sea, and why she hunts the way she does. View Now
Last time treasure-hunter Beau Ouimette was featured on RightThisMinute, he had found a stash of GoPros and cell phones. But this time, his booty is a little older. While snorkeling, Beau uncovered a cannon ball and a musket that he believes to be from the Civil War era. It's not confirmed that the 19th century is when his find is from, but even if it isn't, it's still an awesome find. View Now
Headed back to the Bering Strait with her eyes on the Prize, Emily Riedel is ready to find some gold. Riedel and her all-female team of golddiggers teamed up with her former ex in this upcoming season of Bering Sea Gold on the Discovery Channel. Riedel joined RTM hosts to talk about the upcoming season. View Now
From racing power tools to rock crawling with a golf cart, the internet is full of bad ideas that go predictably bad. Discovery Channel's What Could Possibly Go Wrong? takes these internet failures and does what they can to make them succeed. Show host Grant Reynolds joined RightThisMinute to talk about the exciting things they've got in store this season. View Now
We've all dreamt of discovering hidden treasures, but that dream became a reality for the Schmitt family who found one million dollars worth of gold coins and chains in the wreckage of a 300-year-old Spanish ship. View Now
Ancient treasure, lost civilizations, and an island full of snakes? Yup, Discovery Channel has a new special. RightThisMinute hosts interviewed Mehgan Heaney-Grier star of Treasure Quest: Snake Island to learn more about their risky adventure. See if they grab the gold on July 17th. View Now
Discovery Channel's fan favorite Naked and Afraid is back, but this time the competition is Naked and Afraid XL. 12 contestants who survived Naked and Afraid are back to try 40 days and nights. RTM hosts interviewed the original contestant EJ Snyder via Skype to get the scoop. View Now
To celebrate Shark Week 2015, Discovery Channel is airing an amazing new program called "Tiburones." Tiburones is an area off of the coast of Cuba largely unexplored. This area is said to be home of 'El Monstruo' the world's largest shark. The program aims to answer the question: Is Cuba really a hot-bed of monster sharks? View Now
Paul de Gelder lost two limbs due to a shark attack in 2009, but that hasn't stopped him from getting in the water. He's now on the Discovery Channel's show "Bride of Jaws," and came on RightThisMinute to talk about his search for Jaws' blushing bride. View Now
Cats get stuck in trees. A lot. But don't worry, the gang from Treetop Cat Rescue is here to save them from their leafy prisons. The Seattle-based cat rescue group recently scored a spot on Discovery Channel, and Tom Otto from TCR came on RightThisMinute to talk about their exciting show. View Now
Everyone has those summer vacation plans, but Daniel Altman's are a little different. He actually has no specific plan. His plan is YOU. He has set out on a mission across the U.S. to do missions for random strangers and you have the power to give him his next destination. Daniel and his travel buddy, Benson, stopped by the RTM studio to tell us all about the Internet Adventure Club.
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If you like video games and like to travel then you're going to love the creativity of these two. They traveled the world and turned the footage they captured along the way into a retro video game.
You can follow them on their journeys through Facebook and Twitter. View Now
With a name like the Herkimer Diamond, one could plausibly deduce two things: first, that it's from Herkimer, New York. Second, that it's a diamond. Unfortunately, one of those things is true, and it's not that these guys just uncovered a gem worth millions of dollars. View Now
He did it once and now Alex Chacón is traveling again in all his video-selfie-taking glory. But this time he was joined by friends for #selfieswithfriends all over the world. However, his adventures are not about taking videos of himself in incredible places, they have a greater purpose. Alex gives back and does charity work in every single country he visits. We caught up with the worldly explorer who took time out of his busy traveling schedule to tell us all about his recent breathtaking journey.
Discovery Channel's Naked and Afraid puts two survivalists together with nothing but their wits in an exotic location, where they must survive for 21 days. The program captures the harsh reality of this challenge, but RightThisMinute was able to dig a little deeper in their exclusive interview with survivalists Christina McQueen and Steve Hansen. View Now
An emotional reunion unlike any we've ever seen. This man lost his class ring almost 40 years ago, and while out in his backyard with a metal detector he found what he thought he would never see again. He calls it "the best find he's ever had." View Now
Today might be the ultimate #ThrowbackThursday. Ten years ago today, YouTube co-founder Jawed Karim uploaded the first-ever video onto the site, titled "Me at the zoo," which at the time of this posting has reached just under 20 million total views. YouTube has certainly come a long way since this video's debut on April 23, 2005, providing us with hours and hours of amazing content, and generating nearly $5 billion in 2014.
In order to sell something quickly online, you have to make a catchy ad. An Omaha Craigslister really drove this point home when he took audio from a 1987 Ford Taurus ad, adjusted it to fit the description of his 2002 Taurus, and played it to shots of the car he wants to sell. Unfortunately even a great ad can't sell a "meh" product, and although his ad went viral, the car is still for sale. View Now
Would you recognize your doppelgänger walking down the street? It's estimated that every person has seven doppelgängers throughout the world, and a group of people at Twin Strangers want to find theirs. They're offering rewards to anyone that helps them find their doppelgänger, so check them out and see if you know their unrelated twin. View Now
Abandoned for decades, this mysterious mansion in the heart of New York City was recently sold for $55 million. Animal New York got exclusive - although perhaps not totally legal - access to film the dwelling before the new owner makes their mark. What they found was a time capsule of sorts, reminiscent of the 1960's.
McDonald's has been busy putting together behind-the-scenes videos to show just how its food is made. Smart marketing, really. They've showed how the McRib and McNuggets are made, and now they're taking viewers on a tour of the factory to see how its golden french fries are made. Pass the ketchup, please. View Now