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The A.V. Club Hosted By John Teti

Mon, Jun 26, 2017 - 1:00 pm

 
 
6:00 am

Does injecting your self with your own platelets really help regenerate new tissues and muscles or is this just a fad?

6:30 am

Do these bloodsucking creatures really hold the key to many medical scrects not known to modern medicine?

7:00 am

Comedian Andrew Kennedy returns to the country he left shortly after birth, Colombia, to explore his roots and even try his hand at standup comedy - in Spanish.

7:30 am

Join stylist to the stars, Nicole Chavez, as she travels back home to Mexico to learn about the amazing fashion and styles of her grandparents' birthplace.

8:00 am

Crips and Bloods: Made in America

Unprecedented access into the worlds of active gangs, the film offers a compelling, character-driven documentary narrative which chronicles the four decade-long cycle of destruction and despair that defines modern gang culture.

10:00 am

Borderland

Six Americans have arrived in Altar; a dusty town close to the US border. Altar is a major hub for migrants seeking to engage the services of a people smuggler, locally known as Coyotes.

11:00 am

Cheddar: Opening Bell

Business, technology and media from the NYSE. Featuring Fortune 500 CEOs, startup founders, athletes and celebrities.

12:00 pm

Cheddar: Between Bells

Business, technology, lifestyle and entertainment LIVE at the historic Flatiron Building. Featuring the best voices in tech, startups and entertainment, with a focus on the technology surrounding our lives.

1:00 pm

The A.V. Club Show visited Los Angeles to explore the Electronic Entertainment Expo, or "E3" to report on all things gaming. We also hit the festival floor with one of our favorite comedians, Kristen Schaal.

1:30 pm

Capturing El Chapo

A behind the scenes look at most recent capture of the world's most notorious drug lord with exclusive details from Mexico’s leading journalist..

2:00 pm

It takes a certain kind of courage to promote gay rights in the world’s most populous country, China. Fusion investigates what roadblocks the Chinese government puts up when several activists challenge the traditionally anti-gay culture.

3:00 pm

Hate Rising with Jorge Ramos

This timely film shows the astonishing rise of hate in America through the lens of journalist Jorge Ramos. From the Klu Klux Klan to the so called Alt-Right movement, White Nationalists are emboldened by the Trump campaign and growing in numbers.

4:00 pm

Trafficked US weapons are fueling violent crime in El Salvador and Guatemala. In an adrenaline-fueled ride through Central America's notorious ganglands, Nelufar Hedayat investigates how the guns get there, and who pays the ultimate price.

5:00 pm

Nelufar Hedayat investigates one of the world's most prolific and virtually unheard of trafficking rings, fake pharmaceuticals. This market is so profitable it has criminal gangs ditching cocaine and heroin.

6:00 pm

"Eagle Has Landed" Panamanian police get intel on a drug exchange. Units head out to surprise the traffickers, but the mission takes a turn. In Puerto Rico, US Customs and Border Protection oversee the arrival of a ferry from the Dominican Republic.

6:30 pm

"Take Down" Dominican authorities now have enough evidence to arrest the Cartel boss, but it looks like he might make a getaway before they have the chance. Volunteer work continues in Santo Domingo to save one patient at a time from drug addiction.

7:00 pm

“Operation Martillo's Biggest Busts” From the military operations on land and sea to the undercover agents and informants, Fusion looks inside the biggest busts of Operation Martillo.

7:30 pm

“Hunting in the Dark” The USS Rentz hunts and elusive smuggler in the Pacific in the dead of night. Meanwhile the Panamanian Navy goes out on a routine patrol, which turns out to be anything but.

8:00 pm

Law enforcement and fire rescue in Broward County Florida tackle a daily onslaught of Flakka cases, each more unusual than the last. And a Ft Lauderdale Flakka addict named Glenn undertakes what may be his last chance at recovery.

8:30 pm

When night falls on South Texas, the Rio Grande comes to life with drug smugglers. Border Patrol is on the scene, keeping a close visual on the traffic… but as they wait to time their move, the night takes an unexpected turn.

9:00 pm

Number One with a Bullet

Featuring Ice Cube, Mos Def, Prodigy, KRS-ONE and Young Buck among others, this documentary pulls back the curtain on gun violence in urban America.

11:00 pm

Law enforcement and fire rescue in Broward County Florida tackle a daily onslaught of Flakka cases, each more unusual than the last. And a Ft Lauderdale Flakka addict named Glenn undertakes what may be his last chance at recovery.

11:30 pm

When night falls on South Texas, the Rio Grande comes to life with drug smugglers. Border Patrol is on the scene, keeping a close visual on the traffic… but as they wait to time their move, the night takes an unexpected turn.

12:00 am

Number One with a Bullet

Featuring Ice Cube, Mos Def, Prodigy, KRS-ONE and Young Buck among others, this documentary pulls back the curtain on gun violence in urban America.

2:00 am

The Naked Truth: Radicals Rising

Correspondent Mariana van Zeller gets up close and personal with extremists on all sides, to see how otherwise open-minded people are finding purpose in hatred -- and how that hatred is infecting even mainstream politics.

3:00 am

Nighttime at Kruger National Park uncovers a dark secret, war between gamekeepers who protect and poachers who steal. Nelufar Hedayat investigates the black market, tracing the path of rhino horn trade from Vietnamese dealers to South African smugglers.

6:00 am

Nelufar Hedayat investigates one of the world's most prolific and virtually unheard of trafficking rings, fake pharmaceuticals. This market is so profitable it has criminal gangs ditching cocaine and heroin.

7:00 am

Nelufar Hedayat investigates the illicit trade in trafficked human organs. She discovers how poverty links sellers from Bangladesh to wealthy patients in Canada, all in a desperate embrace that defies easy moral judgments.

8:00 am

Nighttime at Kruger National Park uncovers a dark secret, war between gamekeepers who protect and poachers who steal. Nelufar Hedayat investigates the black market, tracing the path of rhino horn trade from Vietnamese dealers to South African smugglers.

9:00 am

The Naked Truth: Radicals Rising

Correspondent Mariana van Zeller gets up close and personal with extremists on all sides, to see how otherwise open-minded people are finding purpose in hatred -- and how that hatred is infecting even mainstream politics.

10:00 am

The Naked Truth: ISIS Fighters

"NAKED TRUTH: ISIS Fighters follows several American and western volunteers embedded with Kurdish militias as they make a push deep into ISIS strongholds, uncovering the brutality of life under the Islamic State."

11:00 am

Cheddar: Opening Bell

Business, technology and media from the NYSE. Featuring Fortune 500 CEOs, startup founders, athletes and celebrities.

12:00 pm

Cheddar: Between Bells

Business, technology, lifestyle and entertainment LIVE at the historic Flatiron Building. Featuring the best voices in tech, startups and entertainment, with a focus on the technology surrounding our lives.

1:00 pm

Borderland

Six Americans from all walks of life have gathered in Tucson, Arizona. They are about to get to know the border up close and personal.

2:00 pm

Crips and Bloods: Made in America

Unprecedented access into the worlds of active gangs, the film offers a compelling, character-driven documentary narrative which chronicles the four decade-long cycle of destruction and despair that defines modern gang culture.

4:00 pm

The Naked Truth: ISIS Fighters

"NAKED TRUTH: ISIS Fighters follows several American and western volunteers embedded with Kurdish militias as they make a push deep into ISIS strongholds, uncovering the brutality of life under the Islamic State."

5:00 pm

The Naked Truth: Radicals Rising

Correspondent Mariana van Zeller gets up close and personal with extremists on all sides, to see how otherwise open-minded people are finding purpose in hatred -- and how that hatred is infecting even mainstream politics.

6:00 pm

Border Patrol Agents in Nogales, Arizona chase undocumented aliens who jump the border fence, while Custom and Border Protection officers in Nogales investigate a suspicious man who might be smuggling money or guns back into Mexico.

6:30 pm

SWAT Team from Miramar Florida executes a search warrant on a dangerous drug dealer. Plus, Custom and Border Protection works another front line in the war on drugs, as they seize an alarming amount of drugs in Miami’s International Mail Center.

7:00 pm

“High-Speed Night Chase” The USS Rentz chases down suspected smugglers before they escape into Colombia’s territorial waters. Meanwhile, the Colombian Navy and an American surveillance plane hunt down suspects off the coast of Cartagena.

7:30 pm

“The Chong Chon Gang” Panamanian forces spend days searching a suspicious North Korean cargo ship attempting to cross the Panama Canal. The North Korean crew tries to sabotage the inspection but the Panamanians uncover something shocking.

8:00 pm

“Race for the Secret Stash” The Colombian Navy receives intel about a secret stash buried on islands near the port of Cartegena. It becomes a race with the traffickers to recover the drugs.

8:30 pm

“Hunting in the Dark” The USS Rentz hunts and elusive smuggler in the Pacific in the dead of night. Meanwhile the Panamanian Navy goes out on a routine patrol, which turns out to be anything but.

9:00 pm

Hosted from NYC by Gio Benitez, and Kimberly Brooks in Miami, Nightline on Fusion features an unvarnished, behind-the-scenes look at the most interesting stories of the week.

10:00 pm

Borderland

Six Americans have arrived in Altar; a dusty town close to the US border. Altar is a major hub for migrants seeking to engage the services of a people smuggler, locally known as Coyotes.

11:00 pm

“Race for the Secret Stash” The Colombian Navy receives intel about a secret stash buried on islands near the port of Cartegena. It becomes a race with the traffickers to recover the drugs.

11:30 pm

“Hunting in the Dark” The USS Rentz hunts and elusive smuggler in the Pacific in the dead of night. Meanwhile the Panamanian Navy goes out on a routine patrol, which turns out to be anything but.

12:00 am

Hosted from NYC by Gio Benitez, and Kimberly Brooks in Miami, Nightline on Fusion features an unvarnished, behind-the-scenes look at the most interesting stories of the week.

1:00 am

Borderland

Six Americans have arrived in Altar; a dusty town close to the US border. Altar is a major hub for migrants seeking to engage the services of a people smuggler, locally known as Coyotes.

2:00 am

Tasered: Injustice for All

Investigation of the death of an 18 year old Miami artist and the Taser, the ‘non-lethal’ weapon that killed him.

3:00 am

The Cannabusiness Report

“Washington State: Weed Wonderland” Ryan visits a family who might go to jail for growing medical marijuana, a lesbian couple whose daughter’s life has been saved by CBD-rich cannabis and the man who calls himself the “Rosa Parks of pot.”

3:30 am

The Cannabusiness Report

In this episode of The Cannabusiness Report, Fusion’s Chief Cannabis Correspondent, Ryan Nerz, introduces several slices of American marijuana culture.

6:00 am

Borderland

After completing the first stage of their migrant journey, the three teams reunite in the rail yard in Arriaga. Shocked to discover that they will make the perilous journey alongside hundreds of migrants, sitting atop the train known as The Beast.

7:00 am

In this episode of Outpost, we head to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, and to Lima, Peru as we see how the power of the internet has to shape culture, and even politics.

7:30 am

In this episode of Outpost, we travel to Argentina and Honduras, as we come to understand the importance of identity, and how that identity may often come as a surprise.

8:00 am

Undocumented students face an uncertain future in Donald Trump’s America. Fusion explores the obstacles that young DREAMers face on college campuses, told through the experience of a first-year undocumented student from Mexico, studying in Kansas.

9:00 am

Cocaine Kingpin: Pablo Escobar

Pablo Escobar wrote some of Colombia’s bloodiest chapters, yet managed to win the hearts of many of its citizens. In Cocaine Kingpin, we’ll hear personal accounts of those he came in contact with as he became one of the world’s most wanted criminals.

10:00 am

Hosted from NYC by Gio Benitez, and Kimberly Brooks in Miami, Nightline on Fusion features an unvarnished, behind-the-scenes look at the most interesting stories of the week.

11:00 am

Cheddar: Opening Bell

Business, technology and media from the NYSE. Featuring Fortune 500 CEOs, startup founders, athletes and celebrities.

12:00 pm

Cheddar: Between Bells

Business, technology, lifestyle and entertainment LIVE at the historic Flatiron Building. Featuring the best voices in tech, startups and entertainment, with a focus on the technology surrounding our lives.

1:00 pm

Fusion hosts sit down with Syrian refugees for a typical Syrian dinner to discuss the transition from Syria to the States. Plus, a look at what it's like for the LGBTQ community in China.

1:30 pm

Law enforcement and fire rescue in Broward County Florida tackle a daily onslaught of Flakka cases, each more unusual than the last. And a Ft Lauderdale Flakka addict named Glenn undertakes what may be his last chance at recovery.

2:00 pm

When night falls on South Texas, the Rio Grande comes to life with drug smugglers. Border Patrol is on the scene, keeping a close visual on the traffic… but as they wait to time their move, the night takes an unexpected turn.

2:30 pm

"Eagle Has Landed" Panamanian police get intel on a drug exchange. Units head out to surprise the traffickers, but the mission takes a turn. In Puerto Rico, US Customs and Border Protection oversee the arrival of a ferry from the Dominican Republic.

3:00 pm

"Take Down" Dominican authorities now have enough evidence to arrest the Cartel boss, but it looks like he might make a getaway before they have the chance. Volunteer work continues in Santo Domingo to save one patient at a time from drug addiction.

3:30 pm

"Hot Pursuit" After tracking down a Venezuelan cartel boss in the Dominican Republic, law enforcement prepares to intercept one of his shipments. Meanwhile, a group of recovering addicts head into the slums to help others struggling with addiction.

4:00 pm

"Going Fishing" The Dominican Republic has been combating drug smuggling for decades, but now an influx of traffic has wreaked havoc on the island. Local authorities team up with U.S law enforcement to investigate a Cartel boss operating on the island.

4:30 pm

"Stranded" The U.S Border Patrol receives intel about smugglers heading from Dominican Republic to Puerto Rico. Several units deploy to the western side of the island only to find 11 migrants that were abandoned on a remote island nearby.

5:00 pm

"Night Riders" In Puerto Rico, U.S. Border Patrol battles to protect the island from drug smugglers, while volunteers attempt to save the lives of drug addicts in the streets of San Juan.

5:30 pm

"Smuggler's Pit Stop" Panamanian Police finally locate a major drug stash buried in a deep cave system. It will take two days for authorities to dig out all the drugs and supplies. Meanwhile in Puerto Rico, increased abuse is resulting in an unprecedented

6:00 pm

"The Run Around" USCG Boutwell receives intel about a possible smuggler, but as they approach to investigate, the suspects hit full throttle. In Panama, Police interrogate the detained smugglers and get a lead to a major drug stash in the swamp lands.

6:30 pm

"Ghost Ship" In the season premiere, the US Coast Guard begins a 90-day deployment in the Pacific to combat drug trafficking out of Colombia and Peru. Meanwhile, Panamanian Police are on patrol when they surprise a couple of smugglers in open water.

7:00 pm

“Engine Fail” The engineers on the USS Rentz must repair their aging ship in time to catch up with suspected traffickers. Meanwhile, Panamanian troops venture in to the remote jungle to confront a violent paramilitary army from Colombia smuggling drugs.

7:30 pm

“Manhunt” Panamanian police go on a manhunt for a notorious gang leader trying to smuggle drugs. Meanwhile the USS Rentz gets intel about a drug shipment in the Pacific, but can they get across the Panama Canal in time to make the bust?

8:00 pm

El Chapo: CEO of Crime Captured Again

The world's most powerful drug trafficker is back in custody after being caught in the mountains of Mexico. A riveting look at the life of Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, his latest capture and the reporters who faced danger to uncover El Chapo's story.

9:00 pm

NARCOTECH: Fighting The War On Drugs

There’s more to the drug war than shootouts and briefcases full of money. This film reveals how technology is now at the forefront of the battle between narco traffickers and authorities.

10:00 pm

“Race for the Secret Stash” The Colombian Navy receives intel about a secret stash buried on islands near the port of Cartegena. It becomes a race with the traffickers to recover the drugs.

10:30 pm

Law enforcement and fire rescue in Broward County Florida tackle a daily onslaught of Flakka cases, each more unusual than the last. And a Ft Lauderdale Flakka addict named Glenn undertakes what may be his last chance at recovery.

11:00 pm

El Chapo: CEO of Crime Captured Again

The world's most powerful drug trafficker is back in custody after being caught in the mountains of Mexico. A riveting look at the life of Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, his latest capture and the reporters who faced danger to uncover El Chapo's story.

12:00 am

NARCOTECH: Fighting The War On Drugs

There’s more to the drug war than shootouts and briefcases full of money. This film reveals how technology is now at the forefront of the battle between narco traffickers and authorities.

1:00 am

“Race for the Secret Stash” The Colombian Navy receives intel about a secret stash buried on islands near the port of Cartegena. It becomes a race with the traffickers to recover the drugs.

1:30 am

Law enforcement and fire rescue in Broward County Florida tackle a daily onslaught of Flakka cases, each more unusual than the last. And a Ft Lauderdale Flakka addict named Glenn undertakes what may be his last chance at recovery.

2:00 am

Generation Football

Ade Adepitan travels to Paris and Cameroon to meet the boys whose footballing dreams are exploited by agents. He investigates the way a generation of young players from Africa are being affected, meeting young hopefuls, a fake agent, and destitute boys.

2:30 am

Kids of Murder High

San Pedro Sula in Honduras has the highest murder rate in the world. The education system is in crisis, schools shut down and children threatened with death if they refuse to join gangs. A teacher is pushing back against these gangs.

3:00 am

Kickboxing Kids

Mary-Ann Ochota explores the sport of Muay Thai boxing where kids as young as 7 take to the ring to fight for fame, fortune and a shot at the big time. Fighting is a business with huge sums of money being bet but it can having a lasting impact on the kids

3:30 am

15 and Learning to Speak

Imagine living without being able to communicate with anyone, that’s the reality for many deaf people in the Uganda who have never been taught sign language. Kiki King meets some of the most isolated children and the people helping them find their voice.

6:00 am

The Naked Truth: Death by Fentanyl

A dangerous drug called fentanyl is turning the worst drug epidemic in U.S. history even deadlier. Fusion correspondent Mariana van Zeller tracks down the drug’s two sources: pharmaceutical companies and Mexican drug lords.

7:00 am

The Naked Truth: Mugged

Investigation into websites that post mugshots online, then charge money to remove them, reveals those behind the operations, and how it's not just questionable characters who profit from making mugshots public.

8:00 am

It takes a certain kind of courage to promote gay rights in the world’s most populous country, China. Fusion investigates what roadblocks the Chinese government puts up when several activists challenge the traditionally anti-gay culture.

9:00 am

Law enforcement and fire rescue in Broward County Florida tackle a daily onslaught of Flakka cases, each more unusual than the last. And a Ft Lauderdale Flakka addict named Glenn undertakes what may be his last chance at recovery.

9:30 am

When night falls on South Texas, the Rio Grande comes to life with drug smugglers. Border Patrol is on the scene, keeping a close visual on the traffic… but as they wait to time their move, the night takes an unexpected turn.

10:00 am

Border Patrol agents patrol one of the most dangerous drug routes in the Southwestern United States, but with cartel scouts watching their every move, agents are in a race against the clock to find the traffickers before they vanish into the desert.

10:30 am

A group of cartel traffickers is determined to move a drug load through the desert…under the cover of darkness. Plus, US Border Patrol sends its elite tactical unit, BORTAC, to the site of the action, to attempt a dangerous nighttime interdiction.

11:00 am

Cheddar: Opening Bell

Business, technology and media from the NYSE. Featuring Fortune 500 CEOs, startup founders, athletes and celebrities.

12:00 pm

Cheddar: Between Bells

Business, technology, lifestyle and entertainment LIVE at the historic Flatiron Building. Featuring the best voices in tech, startups and entertainment, with a focus on the technology surrounding our lives.

1:00 pm

Hosted from NYC by Gio Benitez, and Kimberly Brooks in Miami, Nightline on Fusion features an unvarnished, behind-the-scenes look at the most interesting stories of the week.

2:00 pm

What is peyote and where is it found? Does this natural medicine really work or it is just a ledged?

2:30 pm

Do these mystical mammals treat aliments that even modern medicine has yet to fully conquer?

3:00 pm

Mayans believe that all people can be healed by mother earth. Do the Mayans hold the secrets to a healthier more balanced life?

3:30 pm

Rude Tube: Viral Video Countdown

“Cats & Dogs” Rude Tube brings you the 20 greatest four-legged friends online, and these pampered pussies and pooches are all vying for your attention. Will our number one be a top dog or a top cat? You’ll have to watch the show to find out.

4:00 pm

Rude Tube: Viral Video Countdown

“Internet Icons” The word “hero” is overused in this day and age, but some online legends are still deserving of the moniker. Check out the cyber stars forever immortalized in Rude Tube’s top 20 Internet icons – it’ll make you feel proud.

4:30 pm

Rude Tube: Viral Video Countdown

“Old & Young” While youngsters seem to thrive on computers, the elderly are often left scratching their heads. Rude Tube has bridged the generation gap and brought together some of the Internet’s funniest people, from 1 to 100.

5:00 pm

DEA agents in St Louis tackle a growing heroin epidemic, one dealer at a time. Plus, St Louis law enforcement pulls out every stop to reverse the city’s culture of drugs…and the violent crime it generates.

5:30 pm

St Louis DEA expands its investigation into a suspected heroin dealer who has so far dodged them at every turn. And as a heroin epidemic hits America, young addicts in St Louis embark on the battle of their lives to break their addiction.

6:00 pm

“Engine Fail” The engineers on the USS Rentz must repair their aging ship in time to catch up with suspected traffickers. Meanwhile, Panamanian troops venture in to the remote jungle to confront a violent paramilitary army from Colombia smuggling drugs.

6:30 pm

“Manhunt” Panamanian police go on a manhunt for a notorious gang leader trying to smuggle drugs. Meanwhile the USS Rentz gets intel about a drug shipment in the Pacific, but can they get across the Panama Canal in time to make the bust?

7:00 pm

“Undercover Agents” Tips from undercover agents and informants lead to a high speed chase and a shootout in Panama City. In Cartagena, Colombia, a tip leads the Armada on a wild goose chase before they track down the real smugglers.

7:30 pm

“The Panama-Colombia Confrontation” Join the crew of a U.S. Navy ship confronting a suspicious Colombian boat. And Panamanian forces are on the chase in the Pacific of a speed-boat filled with bales of cocaine.

8:00 pm

“High-Speed Night Chase” The USS Rentz chases down suspected smugglers before they escape into Colombia’s territorial waters. Meanwhile, the Colombian Navy and an American surveillance plane hunt down suspects off the coast of Cartagena.

8:30 pm

“The Chong Chon Gang” Panamanian forces spend days searching a suspicious North Korean cargo ship attempting to cross the Panama Canal. The North Korean crew tries to sabotage the inspection but the Panamanians uncover something shocking.

9:00 pm

On this episode of The A.V. Club we look at some of pop culture's greatest second acts. John also welcomes actress, director, and producer Lea Thompson for a little second act conversation plus a round of "Pick A Choice.”

9:30 pm

A weekly look at what's catching our attention, pissing us off, making us laugh, and stirring up friendly fights (or spirited debate) across our social feeds.

10:00 pm

Sex. Right. Now: Burning Questions

Cleo Stiller answers your burning questions about sex and dating—including the ones you were too afraid to ask. What's the first thing you do after sex? Are blue balls really a thing? And how much sex are your friends really having?

10:30 pm

Cleo Stiller explores the new, and revolutionary, ways our generation is hooking up. Going behind headlines about trends in dating and mating, Sex Right Now digs deep on topics from internet-connected sex toys to the use of marijuana in the bedroom.

11:00 pm

“High-Speed Night Chase” The USS Rentz chases down suspected smugglers before they escape into Colombia’s territorial waters. Meanwhile, the Colombian Navy and an American surveillance plane hunt down suspects off the coast of Cartagena.

11:30 pm

“The Chong Chon Gang” Panamanian forces spend days searching a suspicious North Korean cargo ship attempting to cross the Panama Canal. The North Korean crew tries to sabotage the inspection but the Panamanians uncover something shocking.

12:00 am

On this episode of The A.V. Club we look at some of pop culture's greatest second acts. John also welcomes actress, director, and producer Lea Thompson for a little second act conversation plus a round of "Pick A Choice.”

12:30 am

A weekly look at what's catching our attention, pissing us off, making us laugh, and stirring up friendly fights (or spirited debate) across our social feeds.

1:00 am

Sex. Right. Now: Burning Questions

Cleo Stiller answers your burning questions about sex and dating—including the ones you were too afraid to ask. What's the first thing you do after sex? Are blue balls really a thing? And how much sex are your friends really having?

1:30 am

Cleo Stiller explores the new, and revolutionary, ways our generation is hooking up. Going behind headlines about trends in dating and mating, Sex Right Now digs deep on topics from internet-connected sex toys to the use of marijuana in the bedroom.

2:00 am

Comedian Chris Cubas has always been poor, until now. He's given 30 days to live like the 1 percent, infiltrate the elusive super-wealthy of Austin, Texas, and investigate why the poor stay poor and the rich keep getting richer.

3:00 am

Legally High

Legally High explores the booming legal high drug industry, from the consumers– both the hard-core users and the middle-class dabblers – to the illusive drug designers who insist the drugs they create are both safe and target what the user is looking for.

6:00 am

Kids of Murder High

San Pedro Sula in Honduras has the highest murder rate in the world. The education system is in crisis, schools shut down and children threatened with death if they refuse to join gangs. A teacher is pushing back against these gangs.

6:30 am

Jamaica’s Underground Gays

Reporter Ade Adepitan and Director Andrew Carter travel to Kingston to meet a group of gay and transgender Jamaicans who’ve been swept out of society and have ended up living in a storm drain – just because of their sexuality.

7:00 am

Sex, Mobs & Revolution

We investigate the increase in sexual assaults of women in Egypt and reveal claims that men are being paid to carry out these attacks. Women have been at the forefront of the Egyptian revolution–but are now fearful of taking part in the demonstrations.

7:30 am

Vietnam’s Dog Snatchers

Imagine if your pet dog was stolen and sold for food. That’s what’s happening in Vietnam, where criminals have entered the lucrative dog meat trade. Reporter Nelufar Hedayat investigates - and uncovers evidence of cruelty to animals.

8:00 am

The World’s Dirtiest River

Millions of Indonesians rely on the Citarum River for drinking water, but Reporter Seyi Rhodes and Director Hugo Ward discover the river’s chocked with astounding amounts of garbage and polluted with dangerous industrial chemicals.

8:30 am

15 and Learning to Speak

Imagine living without being able to communicate with anyone, that’s the reality for many deaf people in the Uganda who have never been taught sign language. Kiki King meets some of the most isolated children and the people helping them find their voice.

9:00 am

Nelufar Hedayat investigates one of the world's most prolific and virtually unheard of trafficking rings, fake pharmaceuticals. This market is so profitable it has criminal gangs ditching cocaine and heroin.

10:00 am

Will eating your own placenta cure you of postpartum depression?

11:00 am

Cheddar: Opening Bell

Business, technology and media from the NYSE. Featuring Fortune 500 CEOs, startup founders, athletes and celebrities.

12:00 pm

Cheddar: Between Bells

Business, technology, lifestyle and entertainment LIVE at the historic Flatiron Building. Featuring the best voices in tech, startups and entertainment, with a focus on the technology surrounding our lives.

1:00 pm

Borderland

Having arrived in the home countries of the three dead border crossers, our six participants embark on journey of discovery, where they explore what drove the migrants to make their fateful journey north.

2:00 pm

Borderland

After completing the first stage of their migrant journey, the three teams reunite in the rail yard in Arriaga. Shocked to discover that they will make the perilous journey alongside hundreds of migrants, sitting atop the train known as The Beast.

3:00 pm

Borderland

Six Americans have arrived in Altar; a dusty town close to the US border. Altar is a major hub for migrants seeking to engage the services of a people smuggler, locally known as Coyotes.

4:00 pm

Nelufar Hedayat investigates the black market behind the world's most trafficked mammal, the pangolin. She traces the smuggling route from the dining halls of China to the depths of the Indonesian jungle.

5:00 pm

Nelufar Hedayat investigates how black market gold, tainted with murder and corruption, melts into the legal supply chain. The trail takes her from the corporate accounts of major dealers in Dubai to the jungles of Colombia.

6:00 pm

“Five Dollar Insanity” hits South Florida, a new synthetic drug that’s wrecking the streets. And Cody, a St. Louis heroin addict struggling to turn around his life, has second thoughts about boarding a plane to Florida for rehab.

6:30 pm

The Falfurrias checkpoint in South Texas cracks down on traffickers, while Border Patrol’s Search and Rescue team BORSTAR races against the clock to save the lives of one group of migrants abandoned in the scorching desert by their cartel smugglers.

7:00 pm

Law enforcement and fire rescue in Broward County Florida tackle a daily onslaught of Flakka cases, each more unusual than the last. And a Ft Lauderdale Flakka addict named Glenn undertakes what may be his last chance at recovery.

7:30 pm

When night falls on South Texas, the Rio Grande comes to life with drug smugglers. Border Patrol is on the scene, keeping a close visual on the traffic… but as they wait to time their move, the night takes an unexpected turn.

8:00 pm

Border Patrol Agents in Nogales, Arizona chase undocumented aliens who jump the border fence, while Custom and Border Protection officers in Nogales investigate a suspicious man who might be smuggling money or guns back into Mexico.

8:30 pm

SWAT Team from Miramar Florida executes a search warrant on a dangerous drug dealer. Plus, Custom and Border Protection works another front line in the war on drugs, as they seize an alarming amount of drugs in Miami’s International Mail Center.

9:00 pm

The battle against drug traffic moves below ground to Nogales Arizona’s narco-tunnels. And when night falls, the chase is on as cartels take the fight aboveground and Border Patrol races to respond.

9:30 pm

Law enforcement in South Florida screens millions of airport travelers, intercepting the Latin American drug smugglers who try to blend in; and off the coast of Miami, federal agents pursue traffickers who are moving drugs from The Bahamas.

10:00 pm

Mexican Cartels exploit an old migrant route, thick with brush, to traffic drugs across the Rio Grande. Plus, in Nogales Arizona, law enforcement works round the clock to counter traffickers’ endlessly inventive techniques for smuggling drugs.

10:30 pm

The Port of Miami and the legendary Miami River are on high alert over a resurgence of cocaine smuggling. And a SWAT Team from Miramar Florida executes a search warrant on a local drug dealer known to be heavily armed.

11:00 pm

Border Patrol Agents in Nogales, Arizona chase undocumented aliens who jump the border fence, while Custom and Border Protection officers in Nogales investigate a suspicious man who might be smuggling money or guns back into Mexico.

11:30 pm

SWAT Team from Miramar Florida executes a search warrant on a dangerous drug dealer. Plus, Custom and Border Protection works another front line in the war on drugs, as they seize an alarming amount of drugs in Miami’s International Mail Center.

12:00 am

The battle against drug traffic moves below ground to Nogales Arizona’s narco-tunnels. And when night falls, the chase is on as cartels take the fight aboveground and Border Patrol races to respond.

12:30 am

Law enforcement in South Florida screens millions of airport travelers, intercepting the Latin American drug smugglers who try to blend in; and off the coast of Miami, federal agents pursue traffickers who are moving drugs from The Bahamas.

1:00 am

Mexican Cartels exploit an old migrant route, thick with brush, to traffic drugs across the Rio Grande. Plus, in Nogales Arizona, law enforcement works round the clock to counter traffickers’ endlessly inventive techniques for smuggling drugs.

1:30 am

The Port of Miami and the legendary Miami River are on high alert over a resurgence of cocaine smuggling. And a SWAT Team from Miramar Florida executes a search warrant on a local drug dealer known to be heavily armed.

2:00 am

“Five Dollar Insanity” hits South Florida, a new synthetic drug that’s wrecking the streets. And Cody, a St. Louis heroin addict struggling to turn around his life, has second thoughts about boarding a plane to Florida for rehab.

2:30 am

On this episode of The A.V. Club we look at some of pop culture's greatest second acts. John also welcomes actress, director, and producer Lea Thompson for a little second act conversation plus a round of "Pick A Choice.”

3:00 am

Sex. Right. Now: Women Do It Too

Cleo Stiller gets real about female sexuality. She meets women on the cutting edge of sex tech, explores the truth behind the orgasm gap, takes an up-close look at period sex, and reveals why it’s practically illegal to say the word vagina.

3:30 am

Cleo Stiller explores the new, and revolutionary, ways our generation is hooking up. Going behind headlines about trends in dating and mating, Sex Right Now digs deep on topics from internet-connected sex toys to the use of marijuana in the bedroom.

6:00 am

Are rattlesnakes the creatures we think they are? Or do they hold the key to cure such diseases as cancer?

6:30 am

Garifuna medicine is a combination of spiritual and plant healing practiced by the Garifuna community on the tip of Guatemala near Belize.

7:00 am

Can Cannabis cure, or is it just a clever way to put it on the market?

7:30 am

Bee Venom therapy is used to treat arthritis, bursitis, tendinitis, dissolving scar tissue and Herpes, among other illnesses and most importantly feels like the only hope for a Multiple Sclerosis patient.

8:00 am

A feature length documentary that takes an intimate look at the interior lives of a group of teenage girls as they come of age in Brooklyn. A mix of vivid portraiture and verity, we follow the girls as they transition between childhood and adulthood.

9:30 am

Hikikomori: Japan's Vanishing Population

Its Japan’s ‘silent epidemic’. As many as 2 million young Japanese men and women are victims of a psycho-pathological and phenomenon known as Hikikomori that causes them to withdraw from society and into their rooms for months or even decades at a time.

10:00 am

Rude Tube: Viral Video Countdown

“Sporting Odds” For every gold medal winning hero, there's a last place loser with a story to tell. Rude Tube brings you 20 clips of courageous competitors fighting it out for our top crown. Who will be left standing when the final bell rings?

10:30 am

Rude Tube: Viral Video Countdown

“Rude Zoo” Are you thinking of going on a safari? Well don’t bother because we've rounded up all the animals and are putting them on parade for you. Rude Tube brings you the 20 best wild and crazy critters on display in our “Rude Zoo.”

11:00 am

Rude Tube: Viral Video Countdown

“Dot Com Daredevils” Whenever you witness a death-defying stunt you’re always told not to try it at home, but luckily for us some crazy people do! Rude Tube brings you the 20 greatest amateur stuntmen that the World Wide Web has to offer.

11:30 am

Rude Tube: Viral Video Countdown

“Sporting Greats” Some of our most memorable moments come from witnessing great sporting achievements. But what about amateur athletes who don’t get to compete at the Olympics? Rude Tube brings you 20 of the most magical athletic accomplishments online.

12:00 pm

Actor Michael Pena returns to Mexico to learn more about the country that his parent's left behind. Join him as he meets some of his fellow actors from south of the border and performs with some of Mexico's up and coming indie bands.

12:30 pm

Chef Anthony Lamas returns home to Mexico to explore the thriving culinary scene in Oaxaca and rediscover his family roots. Join Anthony as he tastes the finest foods, meets his most talented peers, and gets a little drunk on mezcal.

1:00 pm

Award-winning film director Robert Rodriguez travels to Morelia to reconnect with the country that gave birth to his first film ever, "El Mariachi".

1:30 pm

Author Alisa Valdes travels to Havana, Cuba to visit the place where her father was born and raised. Join her on her journey as she discovers the challenges of living as an author and artist in Communist Cuba.

2:00 pm

In this special episode of Outpost, we travel to Puerto Rico and highlight the number of ways the Puerto Rican culture is not only unique to North and Latin America, but also to the rest of the world.

2:30 pm

In this episode of Outpost, we travel to Port-au-Prince, Haiti and Easter Island, Chile to meet the people making a difference through music – finding hope in destruction, and exploring the possibilities of culture for social rescue.

3:00 pm

“High-Speed Night Chase” The USS Rentz chases down suspected smugglers before they escape into Colombia’s territorial waters. Meanwhile, the Colombian Navy and an American surveillance plane hunt down suspects off the coast of Cartagena.

3:30 pm

“The Chong Chon Gang” Panamanian forces spend days searching a suspicious North Korean cargo ship attempting to cross the Panama Canal. The North Korean crew tries to sabotage the inspection but the Panamanians uncover something shocking.

4:00 pm

DEA agents in St Louis tackle a growing heroin epidemic, one dealer at a time. Plus, St Louis law enforcement pulls out every stop to reverse the city’s culture of drugs…and the violent crime it generates.

4:30 pm

St Louis DEA expands its investigation into a suspected heroin dealer who has so far dodged them at every turn. And as a heroin epidemic hits America, young addicts in St Louis embark on the battle of their lives to break their addiction.

5:00 pm

“Five Dollar Insanity” hits South Florida, a new synthetic drug that’s wrecking the streets. And Cody, a St. Louis heroin addict struggling to turn around his life, has second thoughts about boarding a plane to Florida for rehab.

5:30 pm

The Falfurrias checkpoint in South Texas cracks down on traffickers, while Border Patrol’s Search and Rescue team BORSTAR races against the clock to save the lives of one group of migrants abandoned in the scorching desert by their cartel smugglers.

6:00 pm

Law enforcement and fire rescue in Broward County Florida tackle a daily onslaught of Flakka cases, each more unusual than the last. And a Ft Lauderdale Flakka addict named Glenn undertakes what may be his last chance at recovery.

6:30 pm

When night falls on South Texas, the Rio Grande comes to life with drug smugglers. Border Patrol is on the scene, keeping a close visual on the traffic… but as they wait to time their move, the night takes an unexpected turn.

7:00 pm

Real Future

“Real Future” explores the contours of our new technological universe, cuts through the futurist hype, and gets up close and personal with the people and communities that are using technology to transform their worlds, and ours.

8:00 pm

Miami Porn: Sex Work in the Sunshine State

The adult entertainment industry finds itself in a revolution in the age of social media and free porn on the internet. Models are turning to their computers -- going solo to make money from clients and distributing their own content online.

9:00 pm

Pimp City: A Journey To The Center Of The Sex Slave Trade

Each day in America, thousands of women are forced into prostitution. Fusion Investigative correspondent Mariana van Zeller follows the gripping journey of one trafficked woman from Mexico to Queens, NY, finally confronting her incarcerated pimp.

10:00 pm

Sex. Right. Now: Burning Questions

Cleo Stiller answers your burning questions about sex and dating—including the ones you were too afraid to ask. What's the first thing you do after sex? Are blue balls really a thing? And how much sex are your friends really having?

10:30 pm

Sex. Right. Now: Women Do It Too

Cleo Stiller gets real about female sexuality. She meets women on the cutting edge of sex tech, explores the truth behind the orgasm gap, takes an up-close look at period sex, and reveals why it’s practically illegal to say the word vagina.

11:00 pm

Miami Porn: Sex Work in the Sunshine State

The adult entertainment industry finds itself in a revolution in the age of social media and free porn on the internet. Models are turning to their computers -- going solo to make money from clients and distributing their own content online.

12:00 am

Pimp City: A Journey To The Center Of The Sex Slave Trade

Each day in America, thousands of women are forced into prostitution. Fusion Investigative correspondent Mariana van Zeller follows the gripping journey of one trafficked woman from Mexico to Queens, NY, finally confronting her incarcerated pimp.

1:00 am

Sex. Right. Now: Burning Questions

Cleo Stiller answers your burning questions about sex and dating—including the ones you were too afraid to ask. What's the first thing you do after sex? Are blue balls really a thing? And how much sex are your friends really having?

1:30 am

Sex. Right. Now: Women Do It Too

Cleo Stiller gets real about female sexuality. She meets women on the cutting edge of sex tech, explores the truth behind the orgasm gap, takes an up-close look at period sex, and reveals why it’s practically illegal to say the word vagina.

2:00 am

Miami Porn: Sex Work in the Sunshine State

The adult entertainment industry finds itself in a revolution in the age of social media and free porn on the internet. Models are turning to their computers -- going solo to make money from clients and distributing their own content online.

3:00 am

Pimp City: A Journey To The Center Of The Sex Slave Trade

Each day in America, thousands of women are forced into prostitution. Fusion Investigative correspondent Mariana van Zeller follows the gripping journey of one trafficked woman from Mexico to Queens, NY, finally confronting her incarcerated pimp.

6:00 am

Rude Tube: Viral Video Countdown

“Sporting Odds” For every gold medal winning hero, there's a last place loser with a story to tell. Rude Tube brings you 20 clips of courageous competitors fighting it out for our top crown. Who will be left standing when the final bell rings?

6:30 am

Rude Tube: Viral Video Countdown

“Rude Zoo” Are you thinking of going on a safari? Well don’t bother because we've rounded up all the animals and are putting them on parade for you. Rude Tube brings you the 20 best wild and crazy critters on display in our “Rude Zoo.”

7:00 am

Rude Tube: Viral Video Countdown

“Dot Com Daredevils” Whenever you witness a death-defying stunt you’re always told not to try it at home, but luckily for us some crazy people do! Rude Tube brings you the 20 greatest amateur stuntmen that the World Wide Web has to offer.

7:30 am

Rude Tube: Viral Video Countdown

“Sporting Greats” Some of our most memorable moments come from witnessing great sporting achievements. But what about amateur athletes who don’t get to compete at the Olympics? Rude Tube brings you 20 of the most magical athletic accomplishments online.

8:00 am

In this episode of Outpost, we head to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, and to Lima, Peru as we see how the power of the internet has to shape culture, and even politics.

8:30 am

On this episode of The A.V. Club we look at some of pop culture's greatest second acts. John also welcomes actress, director, and producer Lea Thompson for a little second act conversation plus a round of "Pick A Choice.”

9:00 am

Hosted from NYC by Gio Benitez, and Kimberly Brooks in Miami, Nightline on Fusion features an unvarnished, behind-the-scenes look at the most interesting stories of the week.

10:00 am

NARCOTECH: Fighting The War On Drugs

There’s more to the drug war than shootouts and briefcases full of money. This film reveals how technology is now at the forefront of the battle between narco traffickers and authorities.

11:00 am

The Naked Truth: District of Cannabis

Ryan Nerz rolls into the nation's capital to follow one man's cannabis crusade all the way to the White House, and discovers some of the weirdest pot laws in the US, and who's really bankrolling legalization.

12:00 pm

The Naked Truth: ISIS Fighters

"NAKED TRUTH: ISIS Fighters follows several American and western volunteers embedded with Kurdish militias as they make a push deep into ISIS strongholds, uncovering the brutality of life under the Islamic State."

1:00 pm

Nighttime at Kruger National Park uncovers a dark secret, war between gamekeepers who protect and poachers who steal. Nelufar Hedayat investigates the black market, tracing the path of rhino horn trade from Vietnamese dealers to South African smugglers.

2:00 pm

Nelufar Hedayat investigates one of the world's most prolific and virtually unheard of trafficking rings, fake pharmaceuticals. This market is so profitable it has criminal gangs ditching cocaine and heroin.

3:00 pm

“The Panama-Colombia Confrontation” Join the crew of a U.S. Navy ship confronting a suspicious Colombian boat. And Panamanian forces are on the chase in the Pacific of a speed-boat filled with bales of cocaine.

3:30 pm

“Undercover Agents” Tips from undercover agents and informants lead to a high speed chase and a shootout in Panama City. In Cartagena, Colombia, a tip leads the Armada on a wild goose chase before they track down the real smugglers.

4:00 pm

“Manhunt” Panamanian police go on a manhunt for a notorious gang leader trying to smuggle drugs. Meanwhile the USS Rentz gets intel about a drug shipment in the Pacific, but can they get across the Panama Canal in time to make the bust?

4:30 pm

“Engine Fail” The engineers on the USS Rentz must repair their aging ship in time to catch up with suspected traffickers. Meanwhile, Panamanian troops venture in to the remote jungle to confront a violent paramilitary army from Colombia smuggling drugs.

5:00 pm

Border Patrol Agents in Nogales, Arizona chase undocumented aliens who jump the border fence, while Custom and Border Protection officers in Nogales investigate a suspicious man who might be smuggling money or guns back into Mexico.

5:30 pm

SWAT Team from Miramar Florida executes a search warrant on a dangerous drug dealer. Plus, Custom and Border Protection works another front line in the war on drugs, as they seize an alarming amount of drugs in Miami’s International Mail Center.

6:00 pm

The battle against drug traffic moves below ground to Nogales Arizona’s narco-tunnels. And when night falls, the chase is on as cartels take the fight aboveground and Border Patrol races to respond.

6:30 pm

Law enforcement in South Florida screens millions of airport travelers, intercepting the Latin American drug smugglers who try to blend in; and off the coast of Miami, federal agents pursue traffickers who are moving drugs from The Bahamas.

7:00 pm

Mexican Cartels exploit an old migrant route, thick with brush, to traffic drugs across the Rio Grande. Plus, in Nogales Arizona, law enforcement works round the clock to counter traffickers’ endlessly inventive techniques for smuggling drugs.

7:30 pm

The Port of Miami and the legendary Miami River are on high alert over a resurgence of cocaine smuggling. And a SWAT Team from Miramar Florida executes a search warrant on a local drug dealer known to be heavily armed.

8:00 pm

Border Patrol agents patrol one of the most dangerous drug routes in the Southwestern United States, but with cartel scouts watching their every move, agents are in a race against the clock to find the traffickers before they vanish into the desert.

8:30 pm

A group of cartel traffickers is determined to move a drug load through the desert…under the cover of darkness. Plus, US Border Patrol sends its elite tactical unit, BORTAC, to the site of the action, to attempt a dangerous nighttime interdiction.

9:00 pm

Border Patrol Agents along the legendary Rio Grande hunt down Mexican drug smugglers who are moving large stashes across the border. Plus, Mexican Cartels branch into human trafficking, and exploit a wave of migrants fleeing Central American violence.

9:30 pm

Custom and Border Protection in Nogales Arizona looks to intercept drugs as cartels hidden in vehicles. In Rio Grande, TX the hunt is on when a group of cartel traffickers smuggles hundreds of pounds of drugs across the river and into the US.

10:00 pm

DEA agents in St Louis tackle a growing heroin epidemic, one dealer at a time. Plus, St Louis law enforcement pulls out every stop to reverse the city’s culture of drugs…and the violent crime it generates.

10:30 pm

St Louis DEA expands its investigation into a suspected heroin dealer who has so far dodged them at every turn. And as a heroin epidemic hits America, young addicts in St Louis embark on the battle of their lives to break their addiction.

11:00 pm

Border Patrol agents patrol one of the most dangerous drug routes in the Southwestern United States, but with cartel scouts watching their every move, agents are in a race against the clock to find the traffickers before they vanish into the desert.

11:30 pm

A group of cartel traffickers is determined to move a drug load through the desert…under the cover of darkness. Plus, US Border Patrol sends its elite tactical unit, BORTAC, to the site of the action, to attempt a dangerous nighttime interdiction.