Date: Fri, 24 May 2013 12:06:45 +0200
- Laurel's TV Picks
Monday, March 8th, 2010
New Chuck (NBC, 7pm)
New House (FOX, 7pm)
New How I Met Your Mother (CBS, 7pm)
New Good Eats (Food Network, 7pm and 2am)
New Gossip Girl (CW, 8pm)
New The Big Bang Theory (CBS, 8:30pm)
New Damages (FX, 9pm, 10:02pm, 12:01am)
New Castle (ABC, 9pm)
New Law & Order (NBC, 9pm)
News & Notes
What is it about Mondays this season? Way too many good shows air on Mondays and then there are timeslots on other nights when there’s nothing good on. At least now Law & Order is back where it belongs at 9pm since The Jay Leno Show left the airwaves.
MLB Preseason Baseball: Phillies at Yankees (MLB Network, Noon).
Oprah’s Post-Oscar Special on Oprah (syndicated, check your local listings).
|CBS||How I Met Your Mother||Rules of Engagement||Two and a Half Men||Big Bang Theory||CSI: Miami|
|NBC||Chuck||Trauma returns from hiatus||Law & Order|
|CW||Life Unexpected||Gossip Girl returns from hiatus||Local Programming|
|ABC Fam||Secret Life American Teenager also at 11pm||Make It or Break It Season Finale||Greek|
|FX||Damages also at 10:02pm, 12:01am|
MLB Preseason Baseball: Mariners at Brewers (MLB Network, 6pm).
The rest of the team goes on a mission without Chuck (NBC, 7pm) since he can’t seem to flash anymore. Oh-oh.
Laura Prepon (of That ’70s Show) guest stars as a blogger on House (FOX, 7pm). She blogs from the hospital, of course. House and Wilson discover secrets about each other. And Chase may go on a date or something.
Robin gets help from a self-help author (played by Jennifer Lopez) to get back at arney for the way he handled their break-up on How I Met Your Mother (CBS, 7pm).
Alton Brown examines ways to use salt in desserts in a new episode of Good Eats (Food Network, 7pm and 2am).
Cate and Ryan are forced to look happy as hosts of a wedding expo on Life Unexpected (CW, 7pm).
Ricky returns and is interested in shared custody on The Secret Life of the Amerian Teenager (ABC Family, 7pm and 11pm; also next Monday at 6pm). Anson Williams (of Happy Days) directed this episode.
Two new episodes of Our Little Life (TLC, 7pm and 10pm, 7:30pm and 10:30pm).
New Emeril Green (Planet Green, 7pm).
New Animal Cops Miami (Animal Planet, 7pm, midnight, 2am).
Gossip Girl (CW, 8pm) finally returns with a new episode and oddly enough the title of the episode is “The Hurt Locket” which is, of course, a play on the title of the movie The Hurt Locker. This is the first of ten new episodes for the show.
The always fabulous Stephen Root guest stars as a parole officer on 24 (FOX, 8pm). Plus Jack pursues a suspect and there’s some sort of shake-up at CTU.
Charlie and Chelsea get back together . . . at least for one night on Two and a Half Men (CBS, 8pm). Stacy Keach returns as Chelsea’s Dad and John Amos returns as his boyfriend. Steven Eckholdt also guest stars.
Nancy faces her phobia as she treats a construction worker who is trapped underground, Rabbit and Marisa tend to the injured at the scene of a bank robbery, and Boone has a new position on Trauma (NBC, 8pm).
Decorators work on a cake for a wedding with a vintage Hollywood theme on Ultimate Cake Off (TLC, 8pm and 11pm; also on Tuesday at 6pm).
New Turf War (DIY, 8pm and 11pm).
The guys discover a basement full of vintage cars on a new episode of American Pickers (History Channel, 8pm, 10pm, 12:01am, 2:01am). This show follows childhood friends Mike Wolfe and Frank Fritz as they travel the U.S. looking for rare artifacts and national treasures; they collect antiques.
A look at some crunchy
snakes snacks on a new Unwrapped (Food Network, 8pm and 11pm).
The guys find a ring at a garage sale that appears to have been used in The Lord of the Rings films on The Big Bang Theory (CBS, 8:30pm). They fight over it, of course.
Patty sends Tom out of the country, Ellen must choose between Patty and her new boss on Damages (FX, 9pm – 10:02pm, 10:02pm – 11:02pm, 12:01am – 1:01am; also on Friday at 11pm).
A young woman’s body is found in a hotel and the investigation leads the team to medical students on Law & Order (NBC, 9pm). Timothy Busfield guest stars.
A half-naked woman is found covered in caramel sauce and bound with handcuffs in a public park on Castle (ABC, 9pm). Keiko Agena (of Gilmore Girls) and Devon Gummersall (of My So-Called Life) are among the guest stars.
Bourdain talks to chefs and bloggers who are obsessed with food on a new Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations (Travel Channel, 9pm, 10pm, 1am).
A meeting between Duncan and Ben goes badly on a new Secret Diary of a Call Girl (Showtime, 9pm and 10pm with lots of additional airings on various Showtime stations).
Two new episodes of Pawn Stars (History Channel, 9pm and 1:01am, 9:30pm and 1:31am). This series is a look at the only family-run pawn shop in Las Vegas.
New Mystery Diagnosis (Discovery Health Channel, 9pm and 1am).
New episodes of 10 Best Desperate Landscapes (DIY, 9pm and midnight, 9:30pm and 12:30am).
A look at the 2010 Academy Awards on Fashion Police (E!, 9pm and 11:30pm; more airings later in the week).
A hated receptionist is murdered on CSI: Miami (CBS, 9pm).
Season finale of Tracey Ullman’s State of the Union (Showtime, 9:30pm and 10:30pm with lots of additional airings).
New episode of Be Good Johnny Weir (Sundance, 9:30pm and 1:30am).
Harry Markopolos on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart (Comedy Central, 10pm and midnight).
Tom Hanks on The Colbert Report (Comedy Central, 10:30pm and 12:30am).
Kelly Ripa, Lady Antebellum on The Late Show with David Letterman (CBS, 10:35pm).
Simon Cowell, Richard Roeper, Ben Harper on The Tonight Show with
Conan O’Brien Jay Leno (NBC, 10:35pm).
Isaac Mizrahi on The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (CBS, 11:37pm).
Abigail Breslin, Chris Parnell, Ted Leo on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (NBC, 11:37pm).
No idea who the guests are on a rerun of Last Call with Carson Daly (NBC, check your local listings).
Robin Wright, Jason Mesnick & Molly Malaney, Corinne Bailey Rae on Jimmy Kimmel Live (ABC, check your local listings).