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'Fear Factor'

Donkey Semen

Makes NBC Execs Hot

1/27/2012 6:40 AM PST BY TMZ STAFF

Donkey Semen and urine on fear factor
"Fear Factor" producers' plans to serve fresh glasses of donkey semen to contestants on the next episode had NBC execs so concerned ... they gave serious thought to killing the stunt, TMZ has learned.

Sources involved in the production tell us the stomach-churning stunt was shot last summer -- but NBC honchos were having a tough time swallowing this one as the air date approached.

We're told the challenge involved teams of twins drinking the full glass of donkey semen -- with a glass of urine thrown in for good measure. Contestants had to drain both glasses in order to move on to the next round.

Our sources say NBC execs had multiple pow-wows in the months after the stunt was shot ... but eventually gave FF producers the thumbs up.

Calls to NBC were not immediately returned.

The episode airs this coming Monday -- and yes, we're told multiple contestants actually do (gulp) drink up.

So that's what they mean by donkey punch.


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76.

Good riddance!    

I have a very strong stomach and watching people slurp down cricket and snail slurpees doesn't phase me in the least, but this is one episode I will happily tune out. Hell, some of the physical stunts they've actually look fun! This just looks beyond nasty. I can't believe this will actually air.

950 days ago
77.

Superman    

Ewwwwwwwwwwwwww, people are stupid!!!
All this show is.....let's find out what's the worst thing that we can make people do for just a chance to be rich. You people are sick for watching this crap,

950 days ago
78.

Superman    

Only $50K for a grand prize? These people are f-king nuts!

950 days ago
79.

David Beall    

Totally ridiculous. I have never watched the show nor will I.

950 days ago
80.

alex    

Def. threw up in my mouth a little... Stop it

950 days ago
81.

jjww    

no wonder the country is going to hell in a handbasket....and it deserves it. kids starving, global economy a wash and this is what the US has to offer. Good riddance to a disgusting, declining and idiotic society. Let's get back to some humanity and enlightenment.

950 days ago
82.

Anne    

Be done with NBC and read a book. We can be better than this America. We ARE better than this, even if NBC sadly isn't. This is a sad and ugly image of our country going out across the world and it is pathetic. Everyone reading this needs to tell NBC to stop. Together, we could put an end to this trash. Ironically, this stuff is put out by the losers who pretend to be so caring about the environment, all while having no qualms whatsoever to polluting the airwaves. This is likely animal abuse as well. Speak out against this.

950 days ago
83.

Madam Obvious    

Dear Christ, that is completely disgusting. This plumbs new lows even for the brain dead reality genre. Disgraceful, gut turning and just plain horrible.

950 days ago
84.

JaundicedEye    

PETA should be attacking immediately. There is no way they could have obtained that much semen from those donkeys without sexually abusing them.

950 days ago
85.

Dave    

Why not human semen? Better yet, make the contestants work in NBC's news department.

950 days ago
86.

DaveW    

This can't possibly true, can it? What's next, eating aborted human fetuses? Seriously. If this is true, then clearly there is absolutely no decency left in our media, including the formerly highly respected "big three" networks. In their desperatioin for ratings, they have whored themselves out. Perhaps 2012 is the end of humankind afterall....

950 days ago
87.

DaveW    

What's next, eating aborted human fetuses? No shame. Maybe 2012 truly IS the end of the world....

950 days ago
88.

Lola    

This so-called show must be created by a bunch of nasty, adolescent boys, similar to the TMZ staff. I don't watch this show and never will. If you watch this show, I just have to ask, what's wrong with you? Is this the best your brains and emotions and handle? Disgusting doesn't even cover it.

950 days ago
89.

Sigmonde    

What next - contestants sucking the pus from a carbuncle or eating a bowl of raccoon crap? How low can we go?

950 days ago
90.

lalalalalalalalalalalalalalalala!    

This is wrong at all levels. I haven't read all comments, but I'm pretty sure someone else must be thinking the same thing I do. This is some form of bestialism! How do you extract donkey's semen and prove that it's not bestialism??

950 days ago
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