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What's Hot on TV Tonight – Gloria: In Her Own Words

She was a large part of pop culture back in the 70s, but today’s generation probably haven’t ever heard of Gloria Steinem. 30 years later, she’s back in interviews and clips, reflecting on her life. Barbara Walters, Helen Gurley Brown, Phil Donahue and Larry King interview her for this piece. Catch up on TV you may have missed at TV-Links.

1. Live with Regis and Kelly. Paul Rudd and Henry Winkler are the guests today. Syndicated, check local listings.

2. Ghosts of Girlfriends Past. Making him seem like Scrooge, a womanizing photographer is visited by the girlfriends from his past as he sees just how he got this way and that he’s bound to be along the rest of his life unless he makes some changes. Matthew McConaughey stars. 9:00 AM CT HBO

3. When in Rome. A New Yorker gets frustrated with her lack of romance while in Rome and takes coins from a fountain, not knowing that legend has it that if you steal the coins, the men who had dropped them there would fall in love with her. All the men follow her back to NY, including the man she fell in love with. She needs to make sure he’s really in love with her, and isn’t just there because of a coin. Stars Kristen Bell, Josh Duhamel, and Danny DeVito. 4:15 PM CT Encore Love

4. MLB Baseball: Red Sox at Minnesota Twins. San Francisco Giants at Atlanta Braves. 6:00 PM CT ESPN2

5. Bachelor Pad. Kasey and Vienna continue to be against Jake, and the winners of a challenge involving the throwing of paint-soaked balls receive 3-on-1 daters. 7:00 PM CT ABC

6. Hell’s Kitchen. The aspiring chefs continue working at impressing Chef Ramsay. 7:00 PM CT Fox

7. Eureka. Allison and Carter are discussing why Allison’s brain may be a little fuzzy as she claims days are starting to merge together. Carter is trying to reassure her that it’s ok to regroup and ease back into things, while also letting him take care of her. 7:00 PM CT Syfy

8. The Secret Life of the American Teenager. A voicemail makes Amy upset with Ricky, and Grace makes an offer to Adrian that involves a setup with one of Daniel’s friends. 7:00 PM CT ABC Family

9. Basketball Wives. A reunion of the cast members. 7:00 PM CT VH1

10. NFL Preseason Football. New York Jets at Houston Texans. 7:00 PM CT ESPN

11. MasterChef. The remaining 4 finalists continue to try and impress the judges to keep progressing through the competition. 8:00 PM CT Fox

12. The Closer. A home construction site ends up being someone’s final resting place, and Brenda considers hiring a pricey attorney. 8:00 PM CT TNT

13. Warehouse 13. Pete and Claudia are found going into a life-like video game where Fargo of Eureka is currently stuck in this crossover episode, and he also created the game. Pete and Claudia won’t be going in as themselves, but will find that they’re created as characters in the game with Pete taking on a gladiator look, while Claudia is disappointed she has been made an elf. 8:00 PM CT Syfy

14. Hoarders. $7 cats and dogs fill up a house, and a man’s hoarding problem has sent him to jail two times. 8:00 PM CT A&E

15. The Lying Game. Series premiere. The story revolves around identical twins who were separated at birth, yet raised under different circumstances. 8:00 PM CT ABC Family

16. The Millionaire Matchmaker. Season premiere. Patti Stanger returns to play matchmaker to monied bachelors and bachelorettes. 8:00 PM CT Bravo

17. Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations. Anthony and Zamir visit what was once a top secret Soviet site, Chernobyl, and eat green borscht. 8:00 PM CT Travel Channel

18. The Bad Girls Club. Everyone chooses sides in the house, and Judi gets Nastasia, Tiara, and Angelic on her side. 8:00 PM CT Oxygen

19. Design Star. The contestants work side-by-side to create a fantasy wedding reception. 8:00 PM CT HGTV

20. Gloria: In Her Own Words. An intimate biographical portrait of Gloria Steinem, an enduring feminist icon for more than 40 years. The documentary blends interviews of Steinem in her Manhattan apartment, archival footage, photographs from throughout her life and clips from press interviews over the years. Among those interviewing Steinem in the film are Barbara Walters, Helen Gurley Brown, Phil Donahue and Larry King. 8:00 PM CT HBO

21. Rizzoli & Isles. A Revolutionary War reenactment is the place for a murder, with Maura’s American history knowledge helping with the investigation. Maura’s mom visits the Boston area to see an art exhibit. 9:00 PM CT TNT

22. Alphas. The team partners up on another mission, and maybe internally as some sparks fly between two of the team membe
rs. 9:00 PM CT Syfy

23. Intervention. After gastric bypass surgery, a food addict switching over to alcoholism. Also, a meth-addicted dad. 9:00 PM CT A&E

24. Most Eligible Dallas. Series pre mire. An eligible bachelor who is seen about town with a different girl on his arm each time. 9:00 PM CT Bravo

25. Surprise Homecoming. A solider gets help from Billy Ray Cyrus to propose to his girlfriend, a soldier visits a mommy and me class to reunite with his wife and baby, and another day comes back from Kuwait . 9:00 PM CT TLC

26. Hair Battle Spectacular. The first challenge is inspired by celebrity tweets, and one challenger doesn’t handle the pressure well. 9:00 PM CT Oxygen

27. Teen Wolf. Scott gets caught in a hunters vs. werewolves war and looks for help from friends and enemies. 9:00 PM CT MTV

28. Weeds. Nancy gets a visit from her ex-cellmate, Andy and Silas don’t agree about the bike shop, and Shane gets an unexpected education 9:00 PM CT Showtime

29. The Big C. Thanksgiving dinner brings out a secret, and Paul mulls over a different way to bring in income. 9:30 PM CT Showtime

30. Conan.. The guests tonight include Kathy Griffin, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, and Trombone Shorty and Orleans Avenue. 10:35 PM CT TBS

31. The Protector. When a woman with a history of dating cops is murdered, Gloria, Michelle, and Valdez investigate one of their own, and Davey becomes popular with the neighborhood women. 10:00 PM CT Lifetime

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