Ten Things you Didn’t Know about The Discovery Channel

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Discovery Channel has announced the premiere dates for some of their Summer shows. The third season of Street Outlaws is slated to premiere on June 23rd at 9 PM ET/PT. The series will be a part of Motor Mondays and has been key in making Discovery the number #1 Cable network for Men between the ages of 25-54. In July, pro-athletes Richard Sherman, Ndamukong Suh, Nick Swisher, and DeAndre Jordan will be guest-starring on American Muscle, a sports documentary series about strength training. While you wait for those shows to premiere, take a look at ten fascinating facts you may not know about Discovery Channel.

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Tim Gerstenberger received a BA degree in Communication from Saginaw Valley State University and a MSA degree in Human Resources from Central Michigan University. He currently works as a Recruiter for Chemical Bank, one of the largest banks headquartered in the state of Michigan. His past work has been published on Yahoo! and Examiner. He also contributes to other television/celebrity based websites. He has had a passion for TV since an early age and some of his current favorite shows include: Friends, The Office, How I Met Your Mother, Happy Endings, Friday Night Lights, Bones, The Mindy Project, Chicago Fire, and The Good Wife. He currently resides in the Bay City, Michigan area.
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