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What’s Hot on TV Tonight – Dancing With the Stars Final 5

I never would have thought Nancy Grace would still be there at final five. The others I would have figured would be there. It’s probable that Nancy Grace will go home tonight, but I’ll go ahead and say it. I think Nancy is better than Hope Strong, and I don’t care what Maks says. Will she prove me wrong tonight? Catch up on other TV you may have missed at TV-Links.

1. The View. Christina Applegate, Robin Roberts, and Dr. Jennifer Ashton are the guests today. 10:00 AM CT ABC

2. She’s Out of My League. A young guy who seems to only become great friends with the women in his life, with his friends creating the term “Moodle” for him, gets together with a woman so great, no one else believes it, including him. 10:40 AM CT HBO Zone

3. The Ellen DeGeneres Show. Kate Walsh, Freida Pinto, and YouTube dancers Shalyssa Medrano and Josh Ulep are today’s guests. Syndicated, check local listings.

4. Top Gun. Tom Cruise really loved Kelly McGillis here, but he didn’t have to jump on couches to prove it. Have you heard they’re going to do a sequel? 4:30 PM CT AMC

5. How I Met Your Mother. The gang reflects back on events from the time of Hurricane Irene, and Barney tries to escape having to wear a ducky tie. 7:00 PM CT CBS

6. Sing Off. The groups perform rock class songs and country songs. 7:00 PM CT NBC

7. Dancing with the Stars. The celebrities and their professional partners perform a regular dance as well as an “instant dance.” 7:00 PM CT ABC

8. Gossip Girls. A spot in the royal bridal party has Blair’s former minions and Charlie competing, Nate wants to make Diana jealous, and Serena’s boss continues fight to get the film rights for Dan’s book. 7:00 PM CT CW

9. Terra Nova. The colony’s technology is knocked out thanks to a meteor, Maddy and Reynolds are stuck in the wilderness, and Taylor attempts to stop a Sixers invasion. 7:00 PM CT Fox

10. Oprah’s Lifeclass. The focus is on learning that love doesn’t have to hurt. 7:00 PM CT OWN

11. Basketball Wives LA. The wives confront Jackie about her backstabbing. 7:00 PM CT VH1

12. Love Lust. Gooey mac ‘n’ cheese, crispy fried chicken, a juicy hamburger … some foods make you yearn for mama’s cooking. For good times or bad, there’s nothing like comfort food to make us feel just right. Get the – not so – skinny on why we crave these dishes and how they define us both as individuals and a nation. 7:00 PM CT Sundance

13. 2 Broke Girls. Max and Caroline accept a job cleaning the apartment of a hoarder, and Max finds out Johnny has a secret. 7:30 PM CT CBS

14. NFL Football. Chicago Bears at Philadelphia Eagles. 7:30 PM CT ESPN

15. Two and a Half Men. Walden redecorates the beach house, making Alan extremely emotional. 8:00 PM CT CBS

16. Hart of Dixie. Zoe accidentally hits a man with her car, causing her to make a chilling discovery. Lavon gets in the middle of Lemon and George trying to buy their dream home, and Zoe’s mom works on making amends. 8:00 PM CT CW

17. House. A patients family and community hear him confess his dark secrets, possibly preventing him from getting lifesaving medical treatment, Chase and Taub join the team again, and Taub has difficulties balancing work and fatherhood. 8:00 PM CT Fox

18. Scare Tactics. A young woman is helping a guy conduct an experiment on a specimen. As gas starts to fill the room in front of them that they can see through glass, they realize there’s someone in the room. The victim starts to scream for them to shut it off and appears as if the gas is taking an effect on him. They go to help him, but the man conducting the experiment turns out to have plans of his own and locks both the young woman and victim inside, and kicks on the gas once again. 8:00 PM CT Syfy

19. Hoarders. A woman hoards in her friend’s home, and a man’s home is still an eyesore after being destroyed by arson. 8:00 PM CT Syfy

20. The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills. The reasons behind Kim’s erratic behavior is revealed. 8:00 PM CT Bravo

21. Vanguard. Ten years after 9/11, the fear of future terrorist attacks paired with the growing number of Muslims living across Europe and America has given birth to an aggressive new network of anti-Muslim activists who believe Western civilization is under attack. Adam Yamaguchi travels to the UK, where he meets the charismatic leader of the English Defence League and follows them on their most provocative street protest to date; and then he returns to the States, to show how some similar groups are teaching Americans to fear their Muslim neighbors. Fueled by fear, these organizations are determined to try to stop the spread of Islam. 8:00 PM CT Current

22. Lottery Changed My Life. A California Lottery winner gets engaged and plans the wedding of a lifetime. 8:00 PM CT TLC

23. The Bad Girls Club. Perez Hilton hosts the reunion of the season 7 cast. 8:00 PM CT Oxygen

24. Bored to Death. Jonathan and George see a “friendship” counselor (Sara Silverman). George begins taking singing lessons from a delightful pothead named Josephine (Mary Steenburgen). Jonathan attempts to win back George’s affection. Ray becomes irresistible to women. 8:00 PM CT HBO

25. Mike & Molly. Carl tries to get a date with an attractive woman he meets at the diner. Holly Robinson Peete guest stars. 8:30 PM CT CBS

26. Kitchen Crashers. A young Las Vegas couple has a kitchen that had enough problems before a parrot decided to eat the flooring. The space is old and dated, the faucet is taped into place, the cabinets are peeling and the floor is ruined. But after demolition, this kitchen gets a complete makeover, starting with the floors and including cabinets, countertops, a sink, faucet, amazing new window coverings and lighting. The main attraction, however, is a custom-made kitchen island with wood inlays. 8:30 PM CT DIY

27. Enlightened. Amy tries to get others interested in a work-related woman’s group. 8:30 PM CT HBO

28. Hawaii Five-0. A plane crash investigation reveals the customs agent was dead before takeoff, and Danny takes care of an orphaned dog. 9:00 PM CT CBS

29. Rock Center with Brian Williams. Greece’s impact on the world economy a woman had been sterilized at the age of 13, and Tina Fey. 9:00 PM CT NBC

30. Castle. Suspects from New York and Atlantic City emerge after a casino owner is murdered in a warehouse, and Castle throws a bachelor party for Ryan during the investigation. 9:00 PM CT ABC

31. Monster In-Laws. In the first half hour, a mother-in-law’s comments about her daughter’s husband has an affect on their marriage. In the second half hour, a woman is fed up with her mother-in-law not respecting her choice to raise her kids as vegetarians. 9:00 PM CT A&E

32. Cake Boss Tide requisitions a washing machine cake, a couple asks for a gender reveal cake, and Lisa is going nuts with the vow renewal secrets. 9:00 PM CT TLC

32. Bachelorette Party: Las Vegas. A massive audience sees Katie and her former dance team perform. 9:00 PM CT Oxygen

33. How Do I Look? Abb’s style is holding her back from her dreams of being a broadcaster. 9:00 PM CT Style

34. Conan. Adam SAndler, Christina Tosi, and Joe Jonas are the guests tonight. 10:00 PM CT TBS

35. Urban Legends. A man named Victor learns that life can sometimes be stranger than fiction. Back in 2004 he became a lawyer and was working a ton of hours which left him with a non-existent social life outside of a few work buddies. He then one day is contacted to befriend a girl named Carla online. He’s usually cautious on his computer, but he accepts anyways and they hit it off. After much discussion online, they decide to make their online relationship personal and make plans to meet. 10:00 PM CT Syfy

36. Clean House New York. Briella is one fed-up daughter who is sick of hiding her home from her friends. Briella’s mother, Dorothy, had to go without the “extras” when she was young, so when she started making her own money as an adult, she would buy whatever she wanted. While Dorothy realizes that she has a problem getting rid of things, she also prides herself on having an abundance of things and being able to gift people whenever they need it. Throughout their marriage, Michael has been the dutiful husband and father, looking the other way to avoid arguments. 10:00 PM CT Style

37. Late Show with David Letterman. The guests tonight include Melissa McCarthy, Anthony Bourdain, and Joan Baez and Kris Kristofferson. 10:00 PM CT CBS


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