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What's Hot on TV Tonight – 10 Greatest Documentaries

WHOTV.jpgIf you love documentaries, this is a Must-See TV event for you. Current TV has been counting down the fifty greatest documentaries every week, and tonight they finally reveal the top 10. By no surprise, An Inconvenient Truth makes a showing, as does Supersize Me and Roger & Me. Catch up with all the TV you may have missed at TV-Links.

1. 2011 U.S. Open Tennis. First Round from the USTA National Tennis Center in Flushing, NY. 1:00 PM CT ESPN2

2. It’s Worth What? A married couple play the game. 7:00 PM CT NBC

3. Pretty Little Liars. The Liars are sent by A to destroy a lives to save another one. 7:00 PM CT ABC Family

4. America’s Got Talent. The second twelve acts perform in the semifinals. 8:00 PM CT NBC

5. Take the Money and Run. A San Francisco firefighter and her dad have to hide a briefcase holding $100,000 so that local police detectives can’t find it. 8:00 PM CT ABC

6. Flipping Out. The Hollywood Hills project is still in limbo, but Jeff has bigger things to worry about when Randy, the contractor, threatens legal action. Meanwhile, Gage finds a potentially lucrative venture for Jeff Lewis Design, but it also requires a sizable investment in time and money. 8:00 PM CT Bravo

7. 50 Greatest Documentaries to See Before You Die. Hosted by Morgan Spurlock, the final installment counts down the top 10 films, including The Thin Blue Line, The War Room, The Celluloid Closet, Hoop Dreams, Grizzly Man, Waltz with Bashir, Supersize Me, An Inconvenient Truth, Trouble the Water and Roger & Me, and includes interviews with Al Gore; Michael Moore; Errol Morris; D. A. Pennebaker and Chris Hegedus; Rob Epstein and Jeffrey Friedman; and Tony Hawk and Jack Osbourne. 8:00 PM CT Current

8. What Not to Wear. A mom who dresses to show off her assets gets help from STacy and Clinton. 8:00 PM CT TLC

9. Downsized. Laura struggles to deal with Rex’s hospital bills and is feeling especially emotional as the tenth anniversary of her mother’s death approaches. When Todd and Laura meet with their financial advisor, it might be the wake-up call Todd needs to drop the idea of a new house. Feeling the strain of their new problems, the couple erupts in a shouting match in front of the kids, leaving their youngest, Danielle, to wonder if their blended family could be falling apart. Meanwhile, Levi’s poor grades land him in hot water. 8:00 PM CT WE

10. Combat Hospital. An explosion, that injures Col. Marks has Rebecca taking control of triage. 9:00 PM CT ABC

11. Born to Dance: Laurieann Gibson. The contestants shoot a vacuum cleaner commercial, and Laurieanne’s wretch shows its head. 9:00 PM CT BET

12. Billy the Exterminator.In the first half hour, Billy and Ricky appear on Good Morning American hunting alligators in a children’s park. In the second half hour, a water park is in need of Billy’s services, and a skunk hides out in an airplane hangar. 9:00 PM CT A&E

13. Billy the Exterminator.In the first half hour, Billy and Ricky appear on Good Morning American hunting alligators in a children’s park. In the second half hour, a water park is in need of Billy’s services, and a skunk hides out in an airplane hangar. 9:00 PM CT A&E

14. Project Shiphunt.A group of young explorers in Michigan discover shipwrecks in the deep waters of Lake Huron using Sony VAIO laptop computers powered by second-generation Intel Core processors. It is a follow up to last year’s incredibly popular “Rocket Project” which challenged eight high school students to launch a Rocket into Earth’s stratosphere using Sony VAIO laptop computers. 9:00 PM CT Current

15. Big Sexy. The ladies go to New York Fashion Wee, comfortable with their size, even though others may not be. 9:00 PM CT TLC

16. Top Shot. The Gatling gun is featured, and the team challenge includes a historic pistol. 9:00 PM CT History

17. Picker Sisters. In the first half hour, Tanya and Tracy look through the contents of an old peanut shot, a junkyard, and a former hospital. Alan deals with the heaviness of the purchased pieces. In the second half hour, Tracy and Tanya are inspired by a sculptor’s garden and a grain silo, and Alan is challenged to turn the silo into chairs. 9:00 PM CT Lifetime

18. Teen Mom. On a trip, Farrah argues with her parents, Catelynn meets up with her dad, Amber makes contact with Gary, and Maci thinks about quitting school. 9:00 PM CT MTV

19. Quirky. The show follows the 24-four year old founder, Ben Kaufman, as he gives people the opportunity to live the American dream, proving that passion and fortitude will get you where you want to go. His company is dedicated to the creation of innovative products that solve everyday problems – driven by an online community of contributors totaling over 85,000. members. The company and the ‘ideators’ whose products come to life as result of their ‘Quirky’ experience will be explored. 9:00 PM CT MTV

20. Web Therapy. Fiona comes up with a plan to expose the impostor. 10:00 PM CT Showtime

22. Late Show with David Letterman. Alec Baldwin, Joe Namath, and Lenny Kravitz are tonight’s guests. 10:35 PM CT CBS

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