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What’s Hot on TV Friday and Saturday – Paul McCartney on SNL

I usually make it a point to not cover repeats in this feature, only showing new cotent. But I can't help it this weekend. It's Paul Frickin' McCartney. He's the musical guest on Saturday Night Live, an episode from last December. SNL is always good in repeats, Martin Short guests, and … it's Paul Frickin' McCartney. Catch up with your favorite shows you may have missed at TV-Links.


1. Undercover Boss. The CEO of O'Neill Clothing goes behind-the-scenes of his own company. 7:00 PM CT CBS

2. Dateline NBC. Authorities open a cold case regarding a disappearance after a young beauty queen is murdered. 7:00 PM CT NBC

3. Last Man Standing. Mike directs and Ed and Eve star in a skit based on a Wild West Show for The Outdoor Man, and Mandy works on flirting with Kyle who doesn't seem to notice 7:00 PM CT ABC

4. Nikita. Sean is framed by Amanda for the assassination of the CIA director, and Nikita creates a dangerous plan to help Sean. 7:00 PM CT CW

5. Kitchen Nightmares. Chef Gordon Ramsay lends his expertise to Nino's in Long Beach, CA. 7:00 PM CT Fox

6. Police Women of Dallas. Tracy is forced into pulling her weapon during a confrontation, Angela deals with a home invasion, a barber college brawl, and Yvette handles a cross-dressing prostitute. 7:00 PM CT OWN

7. Four Weddings. Geysell's Persian wedding, Kimberly's romantic nuptials, Dana's party with Santa, and Irina's Russian cabaret. 7:00 PM CT TLC

8. NBA Basketball. Minnesota Timberwolves at Oklahoma City Thunder. 7:00 PM CT ESPN

9. Malibu Country Cash, Reba, and June try giving Lillie Mae a birthday gift to beat all birthday gifts. 7:30 PM CT ABC

10. CSI: NY. Season finale. An unarmed man is s hot by the cops, and Mac and the others are forced to resolve it quickly because of community uproar. 8:00 PM CT CBS

11. Shark Tank. The inventions proposed include eyewear made from sustainable wood, camouflage clothing for duck hunters, a premium denim line, and high-end girls' bedding. 8:00 PM CT ABC

12. Touch. Martin is forced because of unforeseen developments to come to a decision and make a deal, Lucy takes new info about Amelia's kidnapping to the police, and Avram sees Guillermo in New York. 8:00 PM CT Fox

13. Say Yes to the Dress. Violet is looking for a tight, sexy gown for her wedding in the Dominican Republic, Rrachel would like Kleinfelds to be the last store she goes to, and Leighann's first dress isn't up to par 8:00 PM CT TLC

14. Ghost Adventures. Zak Bagans, Nick Groff and Aaron Goodwin explore three locations that help give New Orleans its reputation for being the most haunted city in the U.S. They investigate the home of New Orleans' most renowned Voodoo Queen, Bloody Mary; the Haunted Mortuary, located in the middle of the historic cemetery district; and a former bordello that now operates as May Baily's Pub. 8:00 PM CT Travel Channel

15. Blue Bloods. Danny and Erin investigate a cold case of a wealthy powerful man who claims he was attacked by his girlfriend, and a pickup game injury leads to a lawsuit. 9:00 PM CT CBS

16. Rock Center with Brian Williams. Stories include Chinese computer hacks breaking into American businesses, interviews relating to Oscar Pistorius, Marines who think Camp Lejeune water caused their cancer, and Giant Panda breeding. 9:00 PM CT NBC

17. 20/20. Robin Roberts' experience with myelodysplastic syndrome 9:00 PM CT ABC

18. Merlin. As a deadly net closes in around Arthur, including a plot by his own wife, Gwen, Merlin finds himself far from Camelot. 9:00 PM CT Syfy

19. Something Borrowed, Something New. Apopular bridal blogger needs to impress with her own gown. In the second half hour. 9:00 PM CT TLC

20. Banshee. Lucas’ cover is threatened when Carrie decides to give him over to Rabbit in an effort to protect herself and her family. Meanwhile, a drugstore robbery turns into a full-blown hostage crisis at the high school, with Deva (Ryann Shane) and Mayor Kendall’s wife Janie (Claire Bronson) among those whose lives are imperiled. 9:00 PM CT Cinemax

21. NBA Basketball. San Antonio Spurs at Golden State Warriors. 9:30 PM CT ESPN

22. The Tonight Show with Jay Leno. The guests tonight are Meredith Vieira, Richard Roeper, and Thenewno2. 10:35 PM CT NBC


1. College Basketball. Clemson at Marylan 11:00 AM CT ESPN 2

2. NASCAR Racing: Nationwide Series. Drive4COPD 300 from Daytona International Speedway. 12:15 PM CT ESPN

3. College Basketball. South Carolina at Georgia. 1:00 PM CT CBS

4. PGA Tour Golf. Quarterfinals of WGC Accenture Match Play Championship from Marana, AZ. 1:00 PM CT CBS

5. College Basketball. Oklahoma State at West Virginia. 1:00 PM CT ESPN 2

6. College Basketball. Georgetown at Syracuse. 3:00 PM CT CBS

7. College Basketball. North Carolina State at North Carolina. 3:00 PM CT ESPN

8. College Basketball. Detroit Mercy at Wichita State. 3:00 PM CT ESPN 2

9. College Basketball. Creighton at St. Mary's. 5:00 PM CT ESPN

10. College Basketball. Marquette at Villanova. 5:00 PM CT ESPN 2

11. American Ninja Warrior. Contestants look to land a spot in the finals. 7:00 PM CT NBC

12. Dreamgirls. It's Jennifer Hudson's Oscar-winning spin as Effie. She lights up the screen when she's on, even bypassing Beyoncé's star power. Eddie Murphy shows surprising depth as an actor here as well. 7:00 PM CT ABC

13. Cops. A suspect tries to escape form a traffic stop, cops head to a call regarding a knife-wielding man, and a man rides his bike claiming to be protesting global warming. 7:00 PM CT F

14. Too Cute!. Cornish Rex kittens making friends with an iguana. a tortoiseshell cat with twins, and a Birman cat wants her kittens to take after her. 7:00 PM CT Animal Planet

15. College Basketball. South Dakota State at Murray State. 7:00 PM CT ESPN 2

16. 48 Hours. A young man might stay in prison based on a lie. 8:00 PM CT CBS

17. End of the World. Two boys try to save humanity when plasma starts falling from the sky. 8:00 PM CT Syfy

18. Blackboard Wars. The staff and students adjust to school life after Hurricane Isaac. 8:00 PM CT OWN

19. 48 Hours: Hard Evidence. After sailing the Caribbean for twenty-two years, Don NOrth goes missing near Panama, and his loved ones were afraid his stolen ATM card trail would lead them to his killer. 8:00 PM CT TLC

20. Pit Boss. Ashley turns in her two weeks' notice, setting off a search for her replacement, and Shorty looks for a dog locked in a storage facility. 8:00 PM CT Animal Planet

21. Joan & Melissa: Joan Knows Best. Season premiere. A new friendship for Joan, and Melissa ha a difficult time iwth her new boyfriend and ex. 8:00 PM CT WE

22. Arthur Christmas. Santa's youngest son tries to deliver a forgotten present before Christmas morning 8:00 PM CT Starz

23. Vanity Fair's Hollywood. Tom Hanks, Ben Affleck, John Travolta, Halle Berry, Emma Stone, and Kerry Washington are featured. 9:00 PM CT CBS

24. Flipping Boston. ave and Peter let their proteges run the new project, but it goes against them when mistakes have it going against “The Flipping Formula.” 9:00 PM CT A&E

25. Unfaithful: Stories of Betrayal. Sal starts an affair with his ex to escape things at home, and Dawn and her new friend have an affair. 9:00 PM CT OWN

26. Saturday Night Live. Martin Short is the guest host, and Paul McCartney the musical guest. 8:00 PM CT NBC