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Is 'Buckwild' the new 'Jersey Shore'?

  • West Virginia Senator slams MTV's new reality tv series calling it a 'travesty'
  • 'Buckwild' stars 9 young adults from West Virginia; It will replace MTV's 'Jersey Shore'

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Is 'Buckwild' the new 'Jersey Shore'?

MTV’s new reality series “Buckwild” is stirring up controversy before its big debut.  The show stars nine young adults from West Virginia whose motto is reportedly “Whatever happens, happens.”

It’s set to air in January in place of “Jersey Shore” but now U.S. Senator Joe Manchin is asking MTV to cancel the show saying it “plays to ugly, inaccurate stereotypes about the people of West Virginia.”  Sen. Manchin even claims the show isn’t real!  Jane talks to the newest member of “The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills” to get her reaction.

For more on this story watch Jane Velez-Mitchell weeknights at 7 p.m. ET on HLN. 

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