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Posted Monday 2/12/18 at 8:22PM EST
Viceland appears to have failed its mission to capture millennial viewers
The Vice Media cable channel that replaced History's H2 has attracted only about 106,000 viewers, which is up from is predecessor, but puts it in line with cable channels like Smithsonian Channel and Great American Country.
Posted Tuesday 1/09/18 at 6:45PM EST
Viceland renews 2 Chainz’s Most Expensivest, extends drag race comedy The Trixie & Katya Show
Most Expensivest will return for a second season, while RuPaul’s Drag Race alums Trixie Mattel and Katya Zamolodchikov will get six more episodes of their reality show.
Posted Friday 1/05/18 at 11:08PM EST
ESPN says Katie Nolan was “inappropriate” for saying President Trump is a “f*cking stupid person”
“We have looked into the totality of Nolan’s comments, they were inappropriate and we have addressed it with her,” ESPN said in a statement responding to her Desus & Mero appearance on Viceland.
Posted Friday 1/05/18 at 12:04PM EST
ESPN’s Katie Nolan calls President Trump a “f*cking stupid person”
Appearing on Viceland’s Desus and Mero this week, Nolan might have run afoul of ESPN’s rules saying that employees “should refrain from overt partisanship or endorsement of particular candidates, politicians or political parties" while avoiding "personal attacks and inflammatory rhetoric." Nolan might have also used the “R-word” to describe Trump.
Posted Friday 12/01/17 at 5:37AM EST
Vice Media fires three more employees for sexual harassment
Vice’s human resources officer said the firings were for behavior that ranged “from verbal and sexual harassment to other behavior that is inconsistent with our policies, our values, and the way in which we believe colleagues should work together.”
Posted Friday 11/17/17 at 1:22PM EST
Vice Media suspends the head of its documentary films unit amid a sexual harassment investigation
Jason Mojica was accused of making sexually charged jokes while also failing to investigate alleged sexually inappropriate behavior by one of his employees.
Posted Thursday 11/16/17 at 12:56AM EST
Vice Media is hit with sexual harassment allegations
The company, which maintains a TV presence via a partnership with HBO as well as the cable channel Viceland, says it’s investigating alleged sexual harassment allegations inside its company.