Category Archives: What’s Hot on TV

What’s Hot on TV Friday and Saturday – Christina Applegate Hosts SNL

So far, the jury is still out on this new season of Saturday Night Live. The new cast doesn't really seem to be catching on. They need some really bang up stars to bring the fans in this season. This weekend that happens to be Christina Applegate trying to fill that spot. Catch up with your favorite shows you may have missed at TV-Links.

Friday

1. MLB Baseball. Game 5 of American League Division Series, Baltimore Orioles at New York Yankees. 4:00 PM CT TBS

2. Shark Tank. Business ideas include dresses made from pillowcases, a unique spatula, vitamin oral sprays, and energy-boosting waffles. 7:00 PM CT ABC

3. Monsters Inside Me. A pregnant model is pushed towards suicide because of a parasite, a boy on his summer vacation gets an infection that rots his flesh, and a college freshman is the target of a hidden killer's suffocation. 7:00 PM CT Animal Planet

4. NASCAR Racing: Nationwide Series. Dollar General 300 from Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, NC 7:00 PM CT ESPN

5. MLB Baseball. Game 5 of National League Division Series, St. Louis Cardinals at Washington Nationals. 7:30 PM CT TBS

6. CSI: NY. Mac and Jo look for a missing teenager is San Francisco because of evidence found in crime scene photos. 8:00 PM CT CBS

7. Grimm. Hank and Nick are brought by the investigation of a grisly murder to a seemingly unstable man and his daughter who are on the run, and Monroe sees that filling in for Rosalee will be tougher than he originally believed. 8:00 PM CT NBC

8. Primetime: What Would You Do? Situations include a comic insulting the audience, underage service members trying to get served alcohol, a customer accidentally breaking a bottle of wine, then blaming others, a woman trying to force her daughter to tan, and a woman abusing the nanny. 8:00 PM CT ABC

9. Fringe. The fringe team is lead by unforeseen events to a forest that is home to people devoted to recording human history. 8:00 PM CT Fox

10. Say Yes to the Dress: Atlanta. In the first half hour, two brides try to show off what God and/or a surgeon gave them, Jessica wants to do the same, but her preacher father disapproves, and Kaitlin's new implants could prove tricky. In the second half hour, the bride is down in the dumps because comments from her Southern mother. 8:00 PM CT TLC

11. Ghost Adventures. Zak Bagans, Nick Groff and Aaron Goodwin head to Black Moon Manor in Greenfield, IN. They investigate the house to help the owner understand the source of a dark energy that he believes attacked his girlfriend Jennifer, and has seemingly overrun the property. 8:00 PM CT Travel Channel

12. America's Most Wanted. 8:00 PM CT Lifetime

13. Boss. Kane's enemies are threatening to bring him down as the city's emergency managers get ready to take control of the city. 8:00 PM CT Starz

14. Blue Bloods. Danny suspects a serial killer when two murder victims are members of the same group, and Erin and her ex go to court. 9:00 PM CT CBS

15. Dateline NBC. A wealthy hotel heir's murder starts a feud between his wife and stepdaughter. 9:00 PM CT NBC

16. 20/20. A man offers $65 million to any many who can win the heart of his lesbian daughter, waist-training with corsets, extreme plastic surgery, and immersion journalism. 9:00 PM CT ABC

17. Haven Audrey searches for the connection between the ocean-related deaths that plague Haven. 9:00 PM CT Syfy

18. Secret Princes. The princes have to choose with American woman to bring home, and they must admit to their true identities at a Southern Ball. 9:00 PM CT TLC

19. The Dead Files: Dead Files Revisited. Steve DiSchiavi and Amy Allan reveal new information since their investigations of paranormal claims at an old Alabama plantation home and the infamous New Mexico State Penitentiary. In Alabama, we’ll find out whether their client has fully recovered from her 30-foot fall and if she and her husband were able to destroy the violent psychokinetic manifestation in their home. In New Mexico, we’ll follow up on their client’s struggle to rid herself of dangerous forces that followed her home from a notorious prison she’d visited years ago. 9:00 PM CT Travel Channel

20. Real Time with Bill Maher. Panelists include Ben Affleck, Rep. Darrell Issa, Gov. Brian Schweitzer, former FDIC chair Sheila Blair, and Ann Coulter 9:00 PM CT HBO

21. Strike Back. Season finale. Scott questions Bryant about her role in Knox’s plan and appeals to her for help, but Scott’s dark past may dictate his course of action. Stonebridge attempts to focus on the mission, but is consumed by thoughts of revenge. South African police team up with Section 20 to find the nukes and Knox before he can carry out his plan. 9:00 PM CT Cinemax

22. The Tonight Show with Jay Leno. The guests tonight are Miley Cyrus, Rove McManus, and The Script. 10:30 PM CT NBC

Saturday

1. College Football. Texas vs Oklahoma. 11:00 AM CT ABC

2. College Football. Kansas State at Iowa State. 11:00 AM CT FX

3. College Football. Iowa at Michigan State. 11:00 AM CT ESPN

4. College Football. Northwestern at Minnesota. 11:00 AM CT ESPN 2

5. College Football. Utah at UCLA 2:00 PM CT Fox

6. College Football. Alabama at Missouri. 2:30 PM CT CBS

7. College Football. Stanford at Notre Dame. 2:30 PM CT NBC

8. College Football. Illinois at Michigan. 2:30 PM CT ABC

9. College Football. Boston College at Florida State 4:30 PM CT ESPN 2

10. MLB Baseball. Game 1 of American League Division Series. Oakland Athletics at Detroit Tigers 5:00 PM CT TBS

11. College Football. USC at Washington. 6:00 PM CT Fox

12. NASCAR Racing: Sprint Cup. Bank of American 500 from Charlotte Motor Speedway in Charlotte, NC. 6:30 PM CT ABC

13. MLB Baseball. Game 1 of American League Championship Series. 7:00 PM CT TBS

14. The Seven Year Hitch. Childhood best pals who remain close but platonic friends who happen to be co-habitating. This arrangement seems to work out just fine until a corporate hot-shot named Bryce enters the picture. Ryan doesn't like Kevin one little bit, in part because it seems Kevin can see right through him. He wants Kevin out, particularly after proposing marriage to Jennifer after a scant six months of dating. 7:00 PM CT Hallmark Movie Channel

15. Too Cute! Coton de Tulear puppies on a farm, a German shepherd in obedience classes, and two French bulldog puppies. 7:00 PM CT Animal Planet

16. College Football. South Carolina at LSU. 7:00 PM CT ESPN

17. Welcome to Sweetie Pie's. Jenae gets ready for TJ's birthday party, Robbie threatens to send Andre back to Texas, and Tim is delayed by responsibilities. 8:00 PM CT OWN

18. 48 Hours: Hard Evidence. In the first hour, a mom finds out her 14-year-old daughter and her 19-year-old boyfriend are having sex, leading them to decide to get rid of her. In the second hour, a professional poker player is the prime suspect in his parents' murder. 8:00 PM CT TLC

19. My Fair Wedding: Unveiled. Bride Kandice thinks togas and tigers would be perfect at her “Ancient Rome” themed wedding. Trouble is, no one else in her family agrees, including groom Bryan. What’s more, the bride’s dress is a mess and she can’t stop crying. When the big day arrives, wedding planner David Tutera struggles to keep the bride’s ‘no filter’ dad in line long enough to make a classy toast to the new couple. 8:00 PM CT WE

20. College Football. Tennessee at Mississippi State. 8:00 PM CT ESPN 2

21. Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance. Johnny Blaze gets a shot at ridding himself of the Ghost Rider curse forever when he's hired to save a boy from Satan. Nicolas Cage stars. 8:00 PM CT Starz

22. 48 Hours Mystery. A young Air Force veteran is killed in a car crash, but her boyfriend survives. 9:00 PM CT CBS

23. Iyanla, Fix My Life. A drug-addicted father's four kids are left behind when he enters prison. 9:00 PM CT OWN

24. Pit Bulls and Parolees. After losing their pet to cancer, a large family wants to adopt a new dog, and Tia and Tania meet up with a snarling, sick dog. 9:00 PM CT Animal Planet

25. Saturday Night Live. Christina Applegate is the guest host, and Passion Pit the musical guest. 10:30 PM CT NBC

 

What’s Hot on TV Tonight – Vice Presidential Debate

Last week we saw the matchup between President Obama and Mitt Romney. Tonight we'll get to see how Vice President Joe Biden and Paul Ryan fare in the Vice Presidential Debate . Catch up on your favorite shows you may have missed at TV-Links.

1. The View. Michael Symon and Seth Meyers. 10:00 AM CT ABC

2. MLB Baseball. Game 4 of National League Division Series, St. Louis Cardinals at Washington Nationals. 3:00 PM CT TBS

3. MLB Baseball. Game 4 of American League Division Series, Baltimore Orioles at New York Yankees. 6:30 PM CT TBS

4. The Big Bang Theory. Amy feels threatened by Sheldon's new assistant, and Wolowitz begins to feel the pressures of being in space. 7:00 PM CT CBS

5. 30 Rock. Jack and Liz disagree on a political satire for the show, Liz tries to put spice back into her love life, and Jenna finds out that Kenneth's mom and boyfriend still buy music. 7:00 PM CT NBC

6. Last Resort. Marcus and crew look for three missing members, find Serrat's company and get an ominous demand, and Adm. Shepard and Kylie have a clandestine meeting 7:00 PM CT ABC

7. The Vampire Diaries. Season premiere. Elena comes to the realization she needs to go through a transition and become a vampire, Bonnie tries to change Elena's fate and pays a steep price, and Matt becomes the target of Damon's frustration and rage. 7:00 PM CT CW

8. The X-Factor. Night two of The Judges' Houses. 7:00 PM CT Fox

9. NFL Football. Pittsburgh Steelers at Tennessee Titans. 7:00 PM CT NFL

10. Two and a Half Men. Lyndsey and Alan try to spice up their love life. 7:30 PM CT CBS

11. Up All Night. Chris runs into his irritating college roommate and gets stuck attending a party, and Reagan helps Scott host a sleepover for his son and his friends. 7:30 PM CT NBC

12. Vice Presidential Debate. Martha Raddatz moderates from Centre College in Danville, KY. 8:00 PM CT All Major Networks and Most Cable News Channels

13. Beauty and the Beast. Series premiere. A cop, Cat Chandler, investigates a case that brings her to Vincent, a man guarding a secret. As she gets closer to him, she has to keep their relationship secret. 8:00 PM CT CW

14. The First 48. A dallas schoolgirls fight leads to a deadly home invasion, and an innocent man gets fatally short during a Cleveland attempted carjacking. 8:00 PM CT A&E

15. The Real Housewives of Miami. Some of the Miami ladies sit down for a lunch, and what’s supposed to be a calm discussion quickly blows up as Joanna confronts Adriana about flirting with her fiancé. Adriana denies she ever did anything close to what Joanna’s accusing her of, and flips the conversation to why Joanna needs to calm down if she ever wants to make female friends. Later on, Karent and Rudolfo put on a sensual show for Karent’s parents, who can see their naughty afternoon activates through their kitchen window. Awkward much? 8:00 PM CT Bravo

16. Four Weddings. Sara has both a Macedonian and a Persian ceremony before an adults-only reception, Mattea enjoys a candy theme, Michelle features a dance, and Lori has a cocktail reception inside a wedding chapel. 8:00 PM CT TLC

17. Project Runway Tim heads to the final four designers' hometowns, and they will have to present their looks to the judges to earn a spot in the final three. 8:00 PM CT Lifetime

18. Tamar and Vince. After Tamar and Vince work on their issues in couples therapy, they go on a lovers’ retreat to Hawaii with LaShawn and April. Despite a few moments of relationship stress and jealousy, Tamar and Vince spend most of the trip remembering why they fell in love in the first place, until that falls through as well. 8:00 PM CT WE

19. MLB Baseball. Game 5 of American League Division Series, Detroit Tigers at Oakland Athletics. 8:30 PM CT TNT

20. It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia. Season premiere. Dennis and Dee decide whether they should pull on their sick grandfather, the gang finds out about Pop-Pop's history as a Nazi, and Mac, Charlie, and Frank start searching for Pop-Pop's spoils from the war. 9:00 PM CT FX

21. Beyond Scared Straight. Four New Jersey-ians get a look at what life in prison is like, thanks to a corrections officer and prison inmates. 9:00 PM CT A&E

22. Little Shop of Gypsies. Thelma starts searching for ten new trainees, and once they're in place, she just act fast before it all falls apart. 9:00 PM CT TLC

23. Jersey Shore. Snooki moves out, Deena struggles with her gone, Mike deals with recovery, and Jenni organizes a surprise party for Roger. 9:00 PM CT MTV

24. The League. The league gets ready for the draft and Kevin and Jenny's baby boy's arrival, and Taco's business dealing with Jerry Jones get the invited to the Cowboys' training camp. 9:30 PM CT FX

25. The Tonight Show with Jay Leno. The guests tonight include Terry Bradshaw, Capt. Mark Kelly, and Grizzly Bear. 10:35 PM CT NBC

 

What’s Hot on TV Tonight – X-Factor Goes to the Judges’ Homes

<div style=”clear: both; text-align: left;”><a style=”clear: left; float: left; margin-bottom: 1em; margin-right: 1em;” href=”http://www.realityshack.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/01/wpid-Photo-Jan-13-2012-535-AM.jpg” target=”_blank”><img id=”blogsy-1331585522309.6763″ src=”http://www.realityshack.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/01/wpid-Photo-Jan-13-2012-535-AM.jpg” alt=”” width=”268″ height=”300″ /></a></div>This is the most unique part of The X Factor. While the judges on The Voice battle it out with each other, The X Factor judges are inviting the contestants to audition in their homes. Could be interesting to see Britney Spears’ and Demi Lovato’s homes. Check out your other favorite shows at <a href=”http://www.tv-links.eu/“>TV-Links</a>.<p>
<p><strong><span style=”color: #ff0000;”>1. The Ellen DeGeneres Show.</span></strong> Eric Stonestreet, Rachel Maddow, and Joshua Radin are the guests. Syndicated, check local listings.</p>
<p><strong><span style=”color: #ff0000;”>2. MLB Baseball.</span></strong> Game 4 of National League Division Series, San Francisco Giants at Cincinnati Reds. 3:00 PM CT TBS</p>
<p><strong><span style=”color: #ff0000;”>3. MLB Baseball.</span></strong> Game 3 of American League Division Series, Baltimore Orioles at New York Yankees. 6:30 PM CT TBS</p>
<p><strong><span style=”color: #ff0000;”>4. Survivor: Philippines.</span></strong> A survivor shares a shocking childhood story trying to avoid elimination. 7:00 PM CT CBS</p>
<p><strong><span style=”color: #ff0000;”>5. Animal Practice.</span></strong> After performing surgery on the mayor’s dog, Dr. Yamamoto gets media attention, and Dorothy hires a doctor. 7:00 PM CT NBC</p>
<p><strong><span style=”color: #ff0000;”>6. The Middle.</span></strong> The school therapist suggests Frankie and Mike get Brick a small pet to help him learn to interact, the the bunny instead teaches the family about evil. Axl dates two cheerleaders. 7:00 PM CT ABC</p>
p><strong><span style=”color: #ff0000;”>7. Arrow.</span></strong> Series Premiere. Five years after a shipwreck left Oliver Queen stranded on a remote island, he is discovered and return home, and now tries to right the wrongs of society and his family by developing a secret vigilante persona, Arrow. 7:00 PM CT CW</p>
<p><strong><span style=”color: #ff0000;”>8. The X Factor.</span></strong> Boot camp continues at the judges’ homes. 7:00 PM CT Fox</p>
<p><strong><span style=”color: #ff0000;”>9. Guys with Kids.</span></strong> Gary experiments with unconventional discipline, Marny tries to force her help on Chris, and a school project has Nick feeling overly competitive. 7:30 PM CT NBC</p>
<p><strong><span style=”color: #ff0000;”>10. The Neighbors.</span></strong> Marty and Debbie make plans with their human friends to get a break from their neighbors. 7:30 PMCT ABC</p>
<p><strong><span style=”color: #ff0000;”>11. Criminal Minds.</span></strong> With murder victims found in San Diego and L.S., the team believes a murderous due is repsonsible. 8:00 PM CT CBS</p>
<p><strong><span style=”color: #ff0000;”>12. Law & Order: Special Victims Unit.</span></strong> A TV host forces himself on the young author of an erotic novel, and Det. Amaro learns a secret that could damage both the author’s career and her case. 8:00 PM CT NBC</p>
<p><strong><span style=”color: #ff0000;”>13. Criminal Minds.</span></strong> In the first half hour, Haley is embarrassed when Claire and  Phil drop her off at college, Manny makes Gloria and Jay take a class, and Lily gets in a fight on her first day of Kindergarten. In the second half hour, Phil gets a vasectomy, Gloria and Jay can’t decide on whether or not to find out the sex of the baby, and Mitchell tries to coerce Cameron into getting a part-time job. 8:00 PM CT ABC
<p><strong><span style=”color: #ff0000;”>14. Supernatural.</span></strong> Sam and Dean check up on Kevin’s mom and find that Crowley has surrounded her with demons 8:00 PMCT CW</p>
<p><strong><span style=”color: #ff0000;”>15. Ghost Hunters.</span></strong> The team investigates the Old State Capitol building in Baton Rouge, and travels to Charleston to investigation a generational plantation.8:00 PM CT Syfy</p>
<p><strong><span style=”color: #ff0000;”>16. Toy Hunter.</span></strong> Jordan Hembrough heads to Los Angeles to meet bigwigs who send him on a hunt for their next “big ticket” items.  Finding wow-factor toys is Hembrough’s specialty, and since these clients are willing to pay top dollar, Hembrough must live up to his title.  He’ll need to claw through toys on his hands and knees to find what they want.  But the toy gods are working in Hembrough’s favor and he makes some major flips!  Special Guest: Expert designer/sculptor Jordu Schell from Travel Channel’s “Making Monsters.” 8:00 PM CT Travel Channel</p>
<p><strong><span style=”color: #ff0000;”>17. MLB Baseball.</span></strong> Game 4 of American League Division Series, Detroit Tigers at Oakland Athletics. 8:30 PM CT TNT</p>
<p><span style=”color: #ff0000;”><strong>18. CSI: Crime Scene Investigation.</strong></span> When the CSI arrive at their favorite diner, they find a gruesome crime scene and eight victims. 9:00 PM CT CBS</p>
<p><span style=”color: #ff0000;”><strong>19. Chicago Fire.</strong></span> Series Premiere. The Firehouse 51 members struggle when one of their own dies in a fire, and as Lts. Casey and Severide put the blame on each other, Casey also secretly goes through a separation. 9:00 PM CT NBC</p>
<p><span style=”color: #ff0000;”><strong>20. Nashville.</strong></span> Series Premiere. Ryana gets upset w hen her label asks her to tour with a newcomer as the headliner, and her father disregards her wishes when he backs her husband in a run for mayor . 9:00 PM CT ABC</p>
<p><span style=”color: #ff0000;”><strong>21. Paranormal Witness.</strong></span> A couple moves into a small house, with the wife feelings a Peeping Tom out there, and a man sees an apparition of a red-haired girl running in his backyard. 9:00 PM CT Syfy</p>
<p><span style=”color: #ff0000;”><strong>22. Life After Top Chef.</strong></span> The chefs return home after visiting Aspen, and continue with their non-stop lives. Fabio dives into various projects, like production meetings and charity cooking classes, but gets chewed out by a crazed client. Will he loose his trademark cool? Later on, Richard learns that his Flip Burger employees are lazy and clueless, putting his professional reputation on the line….9:00 PM CT Bravo</p>
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<p><span style=”color: #ff0000;”><strong>23. Addicted.</strong></span> A 22-year-old heroin addict who has been using since elementary school.9:00 PM CT TLC</p>
<p><span style=”color: #ff0000;”><strong>24. Food Paradise.</strong></span> This episode features the best places to get your burger on, from a heart-stopping monster burger in Las Vegas and juicy cheese-stuffed burgers in Minnesota, to wild game gut-bombs in Texas. 9:00 PM CT Travel Channel</p>
<p><span style=”color: #ff0000;”><strong>25. Late Show with David Letterman.</strong></span> The guests tonight include Salma Hayek Pinault, Nick Offerman, and KISS.10:35 PM CT CBS</p>

What’s Hot on TV Tonight – Parenthood

Tonight should be an awesome episode of Parenthood. Kristina will finally tell the rest of the family that she has breast cancer. Make sure you stock up on those Kleenex. Catch up with all the TV you may have missed at TV-Links.

1. The Ellen DeGeneres Show. Matthew Perry, Justin Bartha, and Jennifer Livingston are today’s guests. Syndicated, check local listings.

2. MLB Baseball. Game 3 of National League Division Series, San Francisco Giants at Cincinnati Reds. 4:30 PM CT TBS

3. NCIS. Ducky orders the exhumation of a body, and the team investigates a Marine’s death. 7:00 PM CT CBS

4. The Voice. The second night of the battle competitions 7:00 PM CT NBC

5. Dancing with the Stars. The first hour looks back on last night’s performances, and in the second hour, Karmin and Joshua Johnson perform, and the third couple is eliminated. 7:00 PM CT ABC

6. Hart of Dixie. Rose asks for Zoe’s help with the first Bluebellapalooza, complicating Zoe trying to avoid Wade, George decides takes Wades advice to play the field, and Lemon promises to keep her waitressing job. 7:00 PM CT CW

7. Raising Hope. A social worker suspects the Chances of elder abuse of Maw Maw, and Sabrina asks Jimmy to get rid of a favorite t-shirt. 7:00 PM CT Fox

8. DC Cupcakes: Wicked Good Showdown. Sophie and Katherine compete to see who can sell the most cupcakes in a week and each enlist the help of an iconic baseball player from their cities, New York and Boston. 7:00 PM CT TLC

9. Abby’s Ultimate Dance Competition. In the first hour, the cast arrives in L.A., the dancers need to learn three routines in two hours, and the finalists meet the judges. In the second hour, the dancers are split into trios and given routines, one mom takes charge during a rehearsal, and a mom and daughter reveal the extent they will go to to win. 7:00 PM CT Lifetime

10. Giuliana & Bill. A baby shower is planned to reveal the baby’s sex, Bill looks for fatherhood advice, and Giuliana gets ready to cohost the Miss USA Pageant. 7:00 PM CT Style

11. Ben and Kate. Ben and Kate find a scavenger hunt that’s been hidden in an envelope for fifteen years and decide to finish it, and B.J. asks for Kate’s help in getting some stuff back from an ex. 7:30 PM CT Fox

12. NCIS: Los Angeles. Four people connected to a project die in a diner explosion causing the team to investigate an intel operation. 8:00 PM CT CBS

13. Go On. Ryan denies that his grieving process includes his compulsive eating, offers dating advice to Lauren, and tries to get Danny to look at reality square in the face. 8:00 PM CT NBC

14. Dr. Horrible’s Sing-Along Blog Capt. Hammer prevents Dr. Horrible from getting accepted into the Evil League of Evil to talk to Penny. 8:00 PM CT CW

15. New Girl. Jess and Schmidt want to make friends with their new, young neighbors, and Nick plays pranks on Schmidt. 8:00 PM CT Fox

16. MLB Baseball. Game 3 of American League Division Series, Detroit Tigers at Oakland Athletics. 8:00 PM CT TBS

17. Face Off. The contestants create original makeup looks inspired by Dr. Seuss classics. 8:00 PM CT Syfy

18. Airport 24/7. Miami International Airport is a Category X Airport, which means it’s at the highest risk for a terrorist attack. When an incoming flight squawks a hijack code to the tower, it triggers a full-blown SWAT response. Terminal Security Agent Ericka Middleton handles a disgruntled passenger who claims she missed her flight and lost her bags. All airside units respond to an emergency landing when an A330 aircraft reports hydraulic problems. 8:00 PM CT Travel Channel

19. The New Normal. Shania announces a pretend wedding with a classmate, and a life-altering decision is made. 8:30 PM CT NBC

20. The Mindy Project. Shauna brings the office to the hottest nightclub in town, and Mindy meets a lawyer who works for the New York Knicks. Jeremy hits on an engaged woman 8:30 PM CT Fox

21. Vegas. Mia’s father visits Savoy, causing problems for Savino, and giving Sheriff Lamb and opportunity to use the handcuffs. 9:00 PM CT CBS

22. Parenthood. Kristina tells the family about her breast cancer, Joel is the nervous dad as Victor plays in his first baseball game, and Sarah is caught in a tender moment with Hank. 9:00 PM CT NBC

23. Private Practice. Violet looks for advice from Sheldon after a patient makes a confession, Addison attempts to hide her grief, Cooper and Charlotte adjust to their new life, and Sam confronts Sheldon. 9:00 PM CT ABC

24. Sons of Anarchy. Jax tries to bring Samcro into a new business venture. 9:00 PM CT FX

25. Hot Set. Production designers have to create an Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland set, where it must have the illusion that Alice is oversized, shrunken, or both. 9:00 PM CT Syfy

26. Oprah: Where Are They Now? Oprah checks in on Mary Jo Buttafuoco, a 28-year-old plastic surgery addict, and the Hensel twins. 9:00 PM CT OWN

27. Flipping Out. Jeff and Gage’s relationship is put to the test after Jeff reveals he secretly purchased a house without consulting Gage. While Jeff sees nothing wrong with the decision, it rips a tear in the previously rock-solid relationship. This may cause them to go their separate ways: 9:00 PM CT Bravo

28. Prank My Mom. Series Premiere. In the first half hour, a mom is stopped at a DUI checkpoint, another tries to stop her son’s wedding, and a third is offered money to ruin her daughter’s relationship. In the last half hour, a mom receives a surprise visit from the FBI, a daughter’s drug-dealing boyfriend pops the question, and a mom’s patience is tested. 9:00 PM CT Lifetimep>29. Late Show with David Letterman. The guests tonight are Kevin James, Chris Elliott, and Miguel. 10:35 PM CT CBS

 

What’s Hot on TV Tonight – Mortified Sessions Season Premiere

Mortified Sessions is such a unique interview show. Things are covered that aren’t shown in other interviews. In tonight’s season premiere, Busy Phillips is the guest, and she discusses growing up not fitting in, yet oddly not having low self-esteem, because “I always thought I was better than it.” You can see more of that tonight on Sundance Channel Catch up with all the TV you may have missed at TV-Links.

1. The View. Donald Trump, is the guest. 10:00 AM CT ABC

2. MLB Baseball. Game 2 of National League Division Series, Washington Nationals at St. Louis Cardinals. 3:30 PM CT TBS

3. How I Met Your Mother. One of Barney’s schemes is behind Marshall and Lily’s troubles finding a nanny, and Ted and Robin argue over who has a more serious relationship. 7:00 PM CT CBS

4. The Voice. Night one of the battles. Billie Joe Armstrong, Mary J. Blige, Michael Bublé, and Rob Thomas mentor the contestants. 7:00 PM CT NBC

5. Dancing with the Stars. Week three of the competition. 7:00 PM CT ABC

6. 90210. Season premiere. Max and Naomi’s plans go unexpectedly, Liam has to sell The Offshore to pay off Vanessa, and Adrianna spends and evening with a handsome stranger in Las Vegas. 7:00 PM CT CW

7. Bones. The team is brought int the world of animal trafficking after an animal expo employee dies, Brennan thinks she would be a good presidential candidate, and Sweets and Daisy make a change. 7:00 PM CT Fox

8. MLB Baseball. Game 2 of American League Division Series, New York Yankees at Baltimore Orioles. 7:00 PM CT TBS

9. Alphas. It’s Midnight Run, Alphas-style as Hicks and Kat transport a valuable Parish asset. 7:00 PM CT Syfy

10. Switched at Birth. Bay is asked to rescue Zarra for a difficult situation, Scuba asks Daphne to lie to Chef Jeff, and Toby and Nikki bond. 7:00 PM CT ABC Family

11. Long Island Medium: Extended Episodes. In the first of five parts, Theresa’s family gets annoyed that she can’t turn off her gift. In part two, Victoria charms the car from her parents, and Theresa helps a woman reconnect with her dead father. In part three, Larry and the kids throw a surprise party for Theresa, and a wife gets a message from her deceased husband. In part four, Theresa tries to convince her son to live at home, and a woman heals from her daughter’s tragic loss. In the last part, Victoria gets ready for prom, but Theresa keeps channeling spirits when she goes with. 7:00 PM CT TLC

12. Basketball Waives LA. The Christies move forward with their wedding, Gloria and Laura discuss the growing distance, and Draya reaches a breaking point. 7:00 PM CT VH1

13. Partners. Joe tells Louis about photos he found of Ali and Derek Jeter together, leaving Ali to question his ability to keep anything from his friend. 7:30 PM CT CBS

14. NFL Football. Houston Texans at New York Jets. 7:30 PM CT ESPN

15. 2 Broke Girls. Caroline and Max’s true colors show during a diner robbery, and a new side of Han is seen as well. 8:00 PM CT CBS

16. Gossip Girl. Season premiere. Blair and Chuck make a promise to each after an encounter overseas, Georgina helps Dan write a tell-all book, and searching for Serena has surprising results. 8:00 PM CT CW

17. The Mob Doctor. Grace saves an old friend’s life, Constantine wants Grace to deliver a pregnant teen’s child, and Franco finds a woman whose whereabouts are important to his boss. 8:00 PM CT Fox

18. Major Crimes. An overdose is the apparent killer of a man who has been found dead, and Rusty and Raydor begin to question if Dunn can be trusted. 8:00 PM CT TNT

19. Hoarders. A woman hoards human waste in bottles, and another awaits the Rapture, so stockpiles items for those who will be left behind. 8:00 PM CT A&E

20. The Real Housewives of New York. Reunion, Part 1. It’s no surprise Ramona takes a ton of heat for…being Ramona, but surprisingly, Carole takes her turn being scrutinized by the wives for being hypocritical in her interviews. Later on, Aviva’s ex Harry becomes a hot topic, and the ladies accuse Aviva herself of bringing him up the most, to the press as well as on the show. 8:00 PM CT Bravo

21. Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations. A refresher course on the Seven Deadly Sins, from lust over a simple plate of pasta in Rome and a disturbing display of wrath in NYC, to a bloody example of sloth in Finland. 8:00 PM CT Travel Channel

22. All on the Line with Joe Zee. Designer Brooke Rodd wants Joe’s help to expand her summer lifestyle brand. 8:00 PM CT Sundance

23. Mike & Molly. Molly isn’t happy to when her wedding photos show no good pictures of Mike, and Carl is jealous of Christina’s ex. 8:30 PM CT CBS

24. Hawaii Five-0. Danny and McGarrett’s boat gets hijacked. 9:00 PM CT CBS

25. Revolution. Charliel and Miles go with Nora with the hopes of meeting up with Maggie and Aaron, as Nate tracks them, and the gang faces unforeseeable challenges. 9:00 PM CT NBC

26. Castle. Castle and Beckett believe a repossessed storage unit could be connected to a woman’s death. 9:00 PM CT ABC

27. Intervention. 41-year-old twins are addicted to crack and alcohol. 9:00 PM CT A&E

28. The Mortified Sessions. Season premiere. Busy Philipps is tonight’s guest. 9:00 PM CT Sundance Channel

29. The Tonight Show with Jay Leno. Arnold Schwarzenegger, Bubba Watson, and the Wallflowers are the guests tonight. 10:35 PM CT NBC

 

What’s Hot on TV Tonight – Treehouse of Terror XXIII

It’s just the end of the first week of October, and only a week after The Simpson’s season premiere, but already they’re airing their Halloween special, Treehouse of Terror XXIII. It’s a great early surprise. Catch up on your other favorite shows at TV-Links.

1. NFL Football. Cleveland Browns at New York Giants. 12:00 PM CT CBS

2. NASCAR Racing: Sprint Cup. Good Sam Roadside Assistance 500 from Talladega Speedway in Talladega, AL. 1:00 PM CT ESPN

3. MLB Baseball. Game 1 of National League Division Series, Washington Nationals at St. Louis Cardinals. 2:00 PM CT TBS

4. NFL Football. Chicago Bears at Jacksonville Jaguars. 3:00 PM CT Fox

5. MLB Baseball. Game 1 of American League Division Series, New York Yankees at Baltimore Orioles. 5:00 PM CT TBS

6. America’s Funniest Home Videos. Season premiere. A goldfish’s funeral is ended by a premature flush, animals making strange sounds, and people who are scared on amusement park rides. 6:00 PM CT ABC

7. Into the West. Part 6 of 6. Chronicles the events leading to the massacre at Wounded Knee. 6:00 PM CT AMC

8. 60 Minutes. The covered include the potential risks of Huawei, A Chinese telecom giant, doing business with the united State, eyewear company Luxottica, and singer Rodriguez. 6:30 PM CT CBS

9. The Cleveland Show. Season premiere. Cleveland and the others go to a rival high school to see a football game, and Donna gets in trouble with the police because of her sexy Halloween costume. 6:30 PM CT Fox

10. Once Upon a Time. Regina keeps trying to find a way to get her powers back, David keeps trying to find Mary Margaret and Emma, and the seven dwarves find out what happens when a townsperson tries to leave Storybrooke’s city limits. 7:00 PM CT ABC

11. iHeartRadio Music Festival. Performances by Usher, Bon Jovi, Taylor Swift, Swedish House Mafia, Pink, Aerosmith, Rihanna, No Doubt, Lil’ Wayne, Miranda Lambert, Brad Paisley, Enrique Iglesias, and Green Day. 7:00 PM CT CW

12. The Simpsons. Homer and Marge observe the Mayans predicting 2012 as the end of the world, Marge faces an unholy pact’s consequences, and Bart goes back in time to buy a comic book. 7:00 PM CT Fox

13. Making Monsters. Season premiere. In the first hour, the important Transworld Trade Show event is creeping up quickly and the Distortions team creates Hell’s Rider – a Grim Reaper character with a motorcycle – and brings back the huge Black Widow for her second debut. In the second hour, Ed Edmunds is feeling the pressure when Distortions gets not only one, but two orders for custom made pieces to be delivered during the same week. That is, until he finds out where everything will be going … 7:00 PM CT Travel Channel

14. Big Rich Texas. Season premiere. The Woodhaven women try to figure out if Leslie’s billionaire boyfriend is real, Whitney argues with Bonnie over her decision to move in with her boyfriend, and Kalyn thinks about quitting her job. 7:00 PM CT Style

15. Rehab with Dr. Drew. The fight between Eric and Ashleigh continues, Jasmen denies the seriousness of her addiction, and a war begins

16. NFL Football. San Diego Charges at New Orleans Saints. 7:15 PM CT NBC

17. The Amazing Race. One team plays bold and risky, and a contestant suffers a breakdown. 7:30 PM CT CBS

18. Bob’s Burgers. The Belcher kids give up their usual trick-or-treating route and go to a neighborhood known for giving out full-size candy bars, and Linda and Bob attend Teddy’s Black and Orange party. 7:30 PM CT Fox

19. Revenge. Emily keeps delicately weaving her way back into the Grayson’s lives with still keeping ties to Amanda and her unborn child. 8:00 PM CT ABC

20. Family Guy. The Griffins are selected to have their TV choices monitored, and Peter comes up with a scheme to control it. 8:00 PM CT Fox

21. Jeff Dunham: Minding the Monsters. Jeff Dunham’s Halloween special with his characters are decked out in costumes. 8:00 PM CT Comedy Central

22. Oprah’s Next Chapter. Jason Russell is the guest. 8:00 PM CT OWN

23. Long Island Medium. Theresa leaves Long Island and surprises everyday families and her fans. 8:00 PM CT TLC

24. Snapped. Two teenage girls are pushing into a love triangle that leads to a deadly confrontation. 8:00 PM CT Oxygen

25. Glam Fairy. Season premiere. Alexa and Danny have different ideas about their wedding, and Olivia suggests a big, Turkish wedding, but Jon runs into difficulties scheduling the event. 8:00 PM CT Style

26. Hell on Wheels. Two-part season finale. The first part finds the town celebrating as Cullen prepares for battle. In part two, Cullen fights to save Hell on Wheels. 8:00 PM CT AMC

27. Boardwalk Empire. Nucky and Owen hide out, Mickey makes an important decision while Nucky is gone, and tensions mount in the Capone-O’Banion feud. 8:00 PM CT HBO

28. Dexter. Deb offers Dexter a solution, asking (or rather, insisting) that he “Trust me.” 8:00 PM CT Showtime

29. The Good Wife. The firm sees budget and staff cuts, Will hopes his first case after the suspension will see a big payday, and Alicia helps Peter’s campaign unexpectedly. 8:30 PM CT CBS

30. American Dad. During the family’s tropical vacation, Stan gets orders to kill the activities director, and Jeff and Hayley try to rekindle their relationship. 8:30 PM CT Fox

31. MLB Baseball. Game 2 of National League Division Series, Cincinnati Reds at San Francisco Giants. 8:30 PM CT TBS

32. 666 Park Avenue. Behind the walls of the Drake, Jane makes a frightening discovery as she renovates Mr. Barlow’s apartment, Henry makes a decision on whether or not to provide Gavin inside info to one of his projects, and Danielle has a romantic liaison. 9:00 PM CT ABC

33. Married to Jonas. On a family camping trip, big news is revealed, and the reaction isn’t what was expected. 9:00 PM CT E!

34. The Real Housewives of New Jersey. This week’s reunion picks up right where Rosie left off, after eloquently declaring, “….I’ll rip her head off!” While it doesn’t appear any heads were literally ripped from their skulls, Joe Giudice joins Teresa in the hot seat for the second installment of the reunion, and the ladies hold nothing back. Will Joe reveal to Andy who he was speaking with when confronted about the now infamous Napa phone call? 9:00 PM CT Bravo

35. Breaking Amish. The cast doesn’t agree about the positives and negatives regarding being Amish, Sabrina wants to connect to the Puerto Rican culture, and Kate’s DUI past begins to catch up to her. 9:00 PM CT TLC

36. Breaking Amish. Predators, scavengers and bacteria all feed off of a fallen elephant, yet his demise contributes to a new life. 9:00 PM CT TLC

37. Halloween Crazier. From the PennHurst Asylum – a mental hospital turned haunted house – in Spring City, PA, to running for your life at the 5K Zombie Race in Darlington, MD, this special reveals some of the nation’s most extreme Halloween activities. A pumpkin race in Manhattan Beach, CA, a pumpkin regatta in Damariscotta, ME and Providence, RI – a town with so many lit jack-o-lanterns they may break a world record! 9:00 PM CT TLC

38. Bridezillas. Bridezilla Cristal punishes a tardy bridesmaid and loses her mind when her mother-in-law tries to “help” with the centerpieces. Meanwhile, Bridezilla Davina is left frenzied and fuming over her fiancé’s bachelor party. 9:00 PM CT WE

39. Treme. Janette, Aunt Mimi and Annie agree new deals, Toni looks for a killer, L.P. Everett meets the family of his victim, Antoine plays in Texas, and Sonny plays music closer to home. 9:00 PM CT HBO

40. Homeland. Carrie trusts her instincts and shows “Courage Under Fire”. 9:00 PM CT Showtime

41. The Mentalist. A diamond cutter is murdered, and Jane meets a young woman claiming to be his late daughter. 9:30 PM CT CBS

 

What’s Hot on TV Friday and Saturday – 2012 Pennant Race

Really? How did it get to be time for the baseball playoffs? Oh, it’s October already? Huh. Catch up with your favorite shows you may have missed at TV-Links.

Friday

1. CSI: NY. Arsonist Leonard Brook starts targeting people from his past. 7:00 PM CT CBS

2. Shark Tank. Business ideas include a party-favorite chicken dip, a spring-loaded laundry hamper, and a wireless gadget that helps track keys and cell phones. 7:00 PM CT ABC

3. America’s Next Top Model. The models take pictures of themselves during road trip pit stops, and have a photo shoot at their motel. 7:00 PM CT CW

4. Monsters Inside Me. A toddler stops eating, only wanting salt, a business exec has a ruptured colon, and an older New Mexico couple get ill on a trip to NYC. 7:00 PM CT Animal Planet

5. Paranormal Paparazzi. The “Paranormal Paparazzi” reporters uncover stories about Will Ferrell’s haunted trailer, a séance in Lizzie Borden’s House, a UFO crash in South Carolina and a paranormal investigation team who hunt in the nude. 7:00 PM CT Travel Channel

6. MLB Baseball. American League Wild Card game, Baltimore Orioles at Texas Rangers. 7:30 PM CT TBS

7. Made in Jersey Martina’s client pleaded insanity for manslaughter and was institutionalized, but now claims she’s innocent, and Bonnie’s boyfriend meets the family. 8:00 PM CT CBS

8. Grimm. Angelina arrives with bad news, Nick wants Hank’s help to keep Monroe safe, and Capt. Renard has a visit from a former acquaintance. 8:00 PM CT NBC

9. Primetime: What Would You Do? Situations include an insensitive grocery store manager’s handling of a germophbe, a cashier recommending a customer get healthier alternatives, a woman breastfeeding a toddler in public, and a dad buying liquor for his teenager. 8:00 PM CT ABC

10. Fringe. The fringe team has to get info from the Observers-controlled Harvard lab. 8:00 PM CT Fox

11. Say Yes to the Dress: Atlanta. In the first half hour, Carol wants a sexy gown for her renewal ceremony, but her football star son doesn’t approve, and Gretchen’s mom disagrees on a lace-backed gown. In the second half hour, a Southern belle’s family doesn’t agree about her form-fitting modern gown, and another bride’s overbearing sister tries to relive her own wedding through her little sister. 8:00 PM CT TLC

12. Ghost Adventures. Zak Bagans, Nick Groff and Aaron Goodwin head to the Great Lakes to explore the demonic activity overrunning the Palmer House Hotel in Sauk Centre, MN. The investigation gets personal when a dark spirit beckons Bagans and Goodwin, speaking their full names. 8:00 PM CT Travel Channel

13. America’s Most Wanted. 8:00 PM CT Lifetime

14. Boss. Kane gets forced into forming a tenuous alliance with Alderman Ross to try to maintain his hold over Chicago. 8:00 PM CT Starz

15. Blue Bloods. Danny and Jackie find out that a woman who recanted her abuse story is in a relationship with a councilman, and Danny experiences upheaval when Linda returns to work. 9:00 PM CT CBS

16. Dateline NBC. A woman harboring a secret is murdered. 9:00 PM CT NBC

17. 20/20. Stalker/murdered Waseem Daker’s victims discuss his conviction. 9:00 PM CT ABC

18. Haven A Boston police officer tries to link the latest body to similar cases. 9:00 PM CT Syfy

19. Secret Princes. Competition increases as the princes try to keep their cover, and one lady may have impressed two of the princes. 9:00 PM CT TLC

20. The Dead Files: Dead Files Revisited. Steve DiSchiavi and Amy Allan update their previous investigations of paranormal activity at the Mackay Mansion museum in an old Nevada mining town, and a family home in Blackshear, Georgia. In Nevada, we learn whether or not the museum’s tour guide has taken the necessary steps to exorcise a mean-spirited entity and the ghost of a mischievous little girl. In Blackshear, we’ll find out if their clients’ daughter is still being visited by the ghost of someone who burned to death in their house. 9:00 PM CT Travel Channel

21. Real Time with Bill Maher. Panelists include Will Cain, former Rep. Mark Foley, Kerry Washington, Frank Luntz, and Bill McKibben 9:00 PM CT HBO

22. Strike Back. Several AFrican nations are included in Knox’s plan for the nuclear bombs, and Dalton confront Christy Bryant regarding the CIA’s dealings in Africa. 9:00 PM CT Cinemax

23. Late Show with David Letterman. The guests tonight are Billy Crystal and The Wallflowers. 9:00 PM CT CBS

Saturday

1. College Football. Navy at Air Force. 11:00 AM CT CBS

2. College Football. Kansas at Kansas State. 11:00 AM CT FX

3. College Football. Northwestern at Penn State. 11:00 AM CT ESPN

4. College Football. Arkansas at Auburn. 11:00 AM CT ESPN 2

5. College Football. Arizona at Stanford. 2:00 PM CT Fox

6. College Football. LSU at Florida. 2:30 PM CT CBS

7. College Football. Illinois at Wisconsin. 2:30 PM CT ABC

8. College Football. Georgia Tech at Clemson. 2:30 PM CT ESPN

9. MLB Baseball. Game 1 of American League Division Series. Oakland Athletics at Detroit Tigers 5:00 PM CT TBS

10. College Football. West Virginia at Texas. 6:00 PM CT Fox

11. College Football. Georgia at South Carolina. 6:00 PM CT ESPN

12. College Football. Miami vs. Notre Dame. 6:30 PM CT NBC

13. College Football. Nebraska at Ohio State. 7:00 PM CT ABC

14. College Football. Florida State at North Carolina State. 7:00 PM CT ESPN 2

15. Welcome to Sweetie Pie’s. The Upper Crust employees are fighting, and after a meeting with Mr. Bussey, Tim feels trapped. 8:00 PM CT OWN

16. My Fair Wedding: Unveiled. Wedding planner David Tutera’s bride Melanie thinks her groom, Dominic is heaven-sent. David finds her heaven-and earth theme to be tacky. Melanie wants cotton balls strewn down the aisle and thinks her groom would look divine in an all-white tux. To top it off, the bride’s mom insists that her daughter wear her old wedding dress – or else! To blow off steam before the wedding showdown, David decides to get a wild tattoo. 8:00 PM CT WE

17. The Muppets. The Muppets and their fans join together to raise $10 million to save Muppet Studios from a greedy man who only wants to knock down the building and drill for oil. 8:00 PM CT Starz

18. MLB Baseball. Game 1 of National League Division Series, Cincinnati Reds at San Francisco Giants. 8:15 PM CT TBS

19. 48 Hours Mystery. Suspicions arise on a wife and her best friend when an unfaithful husband is murdered. 9:00 PM CT CBS

20. Iyanla, Fix My Life. Popular bloggers’ friendship ends due to jealousy and backstabbing. 9:00 PM CT OWN

21. Pit Bulls and Parolees. Season premiere. Tia is convinced after issues with the local community and government to move the Villalobos Rescue Center from California to New Orleans. 9:00 PM CT Animal Planet

22. Beyond the Headlines: The Carolina White Story. Carlina White tells her kidnapping story, and her birth parents and her kidnapper’s family gives their own perspectives. 9:00 PM CT Lifetime

23. College Football. Washington at Oregon. 9:30 PM CT ESPN

24. Saturday Night Live. Daniel Craig is the guest host, and Muse the musical guest. 10:30 PM CT NBC

 

What’s Hot on TV Tonight – Presidential Debate

With the two sides seeming very far apart, this should be a very interesting Presidential Debate tonight. Check out your other favorite shows at TV-Links.

1. The Steve Harvey Show. First Lady Michelle Obama is the guest. Syndicated, check local listings.

2. Survivor: Philippines. A survivor is hurt during a challenge, and an unlikely alliance is considered. 7:00 PM CT CBS

3. Animal Practice. George cares for a sick dog and a 9-year-old boy who get left at the animal hospital. 7:00 PM CT NBC

4. The Middle. Frankie gets fired from the car dealership and vows not to take just any job, and goes to tech school. Axl starts his senior year, and Sue mentors a freshman. 7:00 PM CT ABC

5. Oh Sit! Twelve daredevils go head-to-head through obstacle course-type eliminations, and Kat Graham performs. 7:00 PM CT CW

 

6. The X Factor. The first night of boot camp in Miami. 7:00 PM CT Fox

7. Guys with Kids. With four boys, Marny wants a girl, and Sheila signs everyone up for a child CPR class. 7:30 PM CT NBC

8. The Neighbors. The Weavers bring the Bird-Kersees to a mall outside Hidden Hills, and Jackie and Debbie question each other’s intentions. 7:30 PM CT ABC

9. Presidential Debate. Jim Lehrer moderates from the University of Denver. 8:00 PM CT All Major Networks and Cable Channels

10. Supernatural. Dean emerges from purgatory, but his reunion with Sam isn’t what he expected. Kevin escapes from the grasp of Crowley. 8:00 PM CT CW

11. Ghost Hunters. The team travels to Oswego, New York to investigate a sanctuary for Jewish refugees during WWII, Fort Ontario. 8:00 PM CT Syfy

12. Cracking Addiction. A mother-son intervention team from Dallas. 8:00 PM CT TLC

13. Paranormal Witness. The abduction of Arizona logger Travis Walton in 1975. 9:00 PM CT Syfy

14. Life After Top Chef. For the first time in Bravo history, Life After Top Chef pulls back the curtain on four of America’s favorite chef’testants and follows them in the continued pursuit of their dreams. Richard Blais, Jenn Carroll, Spike Mendelsohn, and Fabio Viviani reveal what they’ve been up to after the show, and whether or not life after the hit series has been an easy road. 9:00 PM CT Bravo

15. Addicted. Lindsay is addicted to painkillers after a knee injury. 9:00 PM CT TLC

16. Food Paradise. Sizzlin’ smokey bacon goodness across the country, including a cheesy bacon lasagna in Idaho, a 5-pound bacon bomb in Chicago and bodacious bacon brownies in New York. 9:00 PM CT Travel Channel

17. The Challenge: Battle of the Seasons. New pairings, threatened alliances, and one of the seasons continues to break down. 9:00 PM CT MTV

18. Late Show with David Letterman. The guests tonight include Tina Fey, Rick Santorum, and L.P. 10:35 PM CT CBS

 

What’s Hot on TV Tonight – DWTS 2nd Elimination

The celebrities of Dancing with the Stars face their second elimination tonight. It wasn't so much of a shock to see Pamela Anderson go home last week. If tonight's results yield the same, we'll see Bristol Palin go home after she scored much lower than everyone else. She'll need a lot of at-home votes to save her. Catch up with all the TV you may have missed at TV-Links.

1. The Ellen DeGeneres Show. Lea Michele, David Spade, and Matchbox 20 are today's guests. Syndicated, check local listings.

2. NCIS. An NCIS facilities manager's body is found four months after he disappeared, the team faces mandatory psych evaluations, and Gibbs is worried about Abby's recurring nightmares. 7:00 PM CT CBS

3. The Voice. The best of the blind auditions. 7:00 PM CT NBC

4. Dancing with the Stars. The first hour looks back on last night's performances, and in the second hour, Katherine Jenkins, Placido Domingo, and Cher Lloyd perform, and the second couple is eliminated. 7:00 PM CT ABC

5. Hart of Dixie. Season premiere. Zoe has a hard time choosing between Wade and George, and Lemon tries to find a job and her own apartment. 7:00 PM CT CW

6. Raising Hope. Season premiere. The Chance family meets Sabrina's mother at Sabrina's grandmother's funeral, and Sabrina and Jimmy's relationship is affected by Nana's last will and testament. 7:00 PM CT Fox

7. Giuliana & Bill. Giuliana goes into nesting mode after seeing the baby's ultrasound, and Bill tries to keep her grounded. 7:00 PM CT Style

8. Ben and Kate. Kate has to admit the truth to Maddie's principal after being caught in a lie, and Ben tries to teach Kate about confronting fears. 7:30 PM CT CW

9. NCIS: Los Angeles. A retired Marine's remains are found after a drone strike on a bomb-making compound in Afghanistan. 8:00 PM CT CBS

10. Go On. Ryan realizes he needs to do things for himself, the group helps Lauren study, and Steven asks Ryan to be his wingman. 8:00 PM CT NBC

11. The Next. The remaining six finalists compete. 8:00 PM CT CW

12. New Girl. Jess and Nick talk about their relationship, Schmidt pretends he's a son of Mitt Romney in order to date a beautiful Republican. 8:00 PM CT Fox

13. Face Off. The contestants enter the steampunk world of Bethesda's hotly anticipated video game, Dishonored! 8:00 PM CT Syfy

14. Airport 24/7. In the first half-hour, a TSA officer intercept a firearm tucked inside a carry-on bag through the checkpoint x-ray and a potential terrorist with three forms of ID, of Middle Eastern descent, and a knife deliberately hidden in a sneaker. In the second half hour, a driver comes within inches of his life when his car flips over outside the terminal. Customs hones in on a shipment of tractor parts originating in South America, traveling through Miami onto Africa. Security Director Lauren Stover arranges to help a young lady surprise her boyfriend – a soldier who is returning from his tour of duty in Afghanistan. 8:00 PM CT Travel Channel

15. How Playboy Changed the World. How Playboy magazine changed the world while impacting people's daily lives. 8:00 PM CT HISTORY

16. The New Normal. David plans a family dinner to inform his mom about the baby, Bryan and Goldie commiserate about mother-in-law problems, and Jane looks for David's medical advice after having an unusual sensation. 8:30 PM CT NBC

17. The Mindy Project. Mindy chooses a reformed ex-con as the new nurse, and Jeremy tests his breakup skills by firing a problematic, elderly nurse. 8:30 PM CT Fox

18. Vegas. A craps dealer is killed during a home robbery, and it seems to be connected to a similar case. Savino needs to get his new count room manager to trust him. 9:00 PM CT CBS

19. Parenthood. Crosby, Jasmine, and Jabbar's family dynamic could change, Sarah spends time with her boss's daughter, Zeek makes a new friend, and Victor tries going to an after-school activity. 9:00 PM CT NBC

20. Private Practice. Addison's house is the setting for doctors reminiscing, and Sheldon counsels a patient who is suicidal and makes a confession. 9:00 PM CT ABC

21. Sons of Anarchy. The Sons get together to face a new adversary, bringing complications. 9:00 PM CT FX

22. Hot Set. Two set designers compete to create a throne room fit for extraterrestrial royalty. 9:00 PM CT Syfy

23. Flipping Out. In the wake of Andrew’s recent (and dramatic) departure from Jeff’s employment, the crew receives a call from him begging to be re-considered for the position. Can Jeff forgive someone who removed his microphone, and sped away in his car after being confronted about a simple lie? Meanwhile, Jeff faces additional work drama after visiting his property and realizing his staff is way behind deadline. And he doesn’t seem to care. 9:00 PM CT Syfy

p>24. The Tonight Show with Jay Leno. The guests tonight are Carol Burnett and Armie Hammer. 10:35 PM CT NBC

 

What’s Hot on TV Tonight – Dancing with the Stars, Week 2

It was quite an exciting season premiere of Dancing with the Stars last week. It can only be even better this week. Catch up with all the TV you may have missed at TV-Links.

1. Katie. Donal Trump, Jimmy Fallon, Andy Cohen, and Chef Sunny Anderson are the guests. Syndicated, check local listings.

2. How I Met Your Mother. The other guys propose relationship amendments to their significant others after witnessing Barney prepare a pre-nup, but Quinn gets upset and makes a pre-nup of her own. 7:00 PM CT CBS

2. The Voice. Blind auditions continue. 7:00 PM CT NBC

3. Dancing with the Stars. The couples perform the jive or the quickstep. 7:00 PM CT ABC

4. The iHeartRadio Music Festival. Performers include Taylor Swift, Aerosmith, Rihanna, User, Lil Wayne, Green Day, No Doubt, Pitbull, Enrique Iglesias, Linkin Park, Pink, Mary J. Blige, Prince, PSY and Ne-Yo. 7:00 PM CT CW

5. Bones. The Jeffersonian team tries to identify victims of a hotel garage explosion, and Sweets works with a temporary partner while Booth handles the department's budget. 7:00 PM CT Fox

6. Alphas. Rosen and the team try to reach for lifelines, and she tries to fight through her grief. 7:00 PM CT Syfy

7. Switched at Birth. Bay and Zarra are in danger as they search for tagger ruining their street art, and Chef Jeff's confuses Daphne with his mixed signals. 7:00 PM CT ABC Family

8. Lovetown, USA. In the first hour, Dan has a surprise date, Ron fights for a second change, and Paul finds out things are not okay. In the second hour, Paul Brunson confronts the singles he thinks are being dishonest, and churches won't work together. In the third hour, Kailen plans a wedding, Paul helps the singles with heartbreaking decisions, and Oprah checks on the success. 7:00 PM CT OWN

9. Breaking Amish: Extended Episodes. In the first hour, Four Amish and one Mennonite leave their homes to explore life beyond their farms. In the second hour, The Amish end up in New York and experience several firsts. In the third hour, The cast breaks the Amish and Mennonite rules by buying updated clothing and getting tattoos, Kate and Rebecca pursue modeling careers, and the families of Abe and Rebecca show up to bring them home. 7:00 PM CT TLC

10. Partners. Louis interferes after finding out Joe and Ali haven't been intimate lately. 7:30 PM CT CBS

11. NFL Football. Chicago Bears at Dallas Cowboys. 7:30 PM CT ESPN

12. 2 Broke Girls. Max and Caroline hope Martha Stewart will support their business,and Caroline loses a good luck charm. 8:00 PM CT CBS

13. The Mob Doctor. GRace first treats the victims of a hit-and-run, and is then ordered by Constantine to treat the responsible driver. Someone from Grace's neighborhood is brought into the psych ward after a bar fight. 8:00 PM CT Fox

14. Major Crimes. A murder conviction is overturned, causing Tao to question his past actions, and Rusty struggles to be himself while spending time with his dad. 8:00 PM CT TNT

15. Warehouse 13. Season finale. Artie tries to wipe out half the world's population by releasing a deadly virus. 8:00 PM CT Syfy

16. Hoarders. A painter with a home filled with thousands of nude portraits has his family concerned, and a hoarder is forced to move his food and television into the bathroom. 8:00 PM CT A&E

17. The Real Housewives of New York. After kicking Aviva’s 80-year old father out of her charity event, tensions reach an all-time high between Ramona and Aviva. Ramona and Sonja claim they come bearing peace but rouse tensions yet again, this time at Heather’s charity event. Later on, Ramona’s surprisingly heart-felt apology to Heather throws her best friend Sonja under the bus. 8:00 PM CT Bravo

18. Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations. Behind the wheel of a classic Citroen DS, Anthony Bourdain coasts down a quiet road in Burgundy, joined by television host and Burgundy native Ludo Lefebvre. Together they visit Lefebvre’s hometown of Auxerre, and his grandmother who prepares jambon chablisienne, visit a seventh-century old sheep farm to sample the famous Burgundy lamb, and stop at Nuits-Saint-Georges to visit Maison Ilan, a winery owned and operated by an American. 8:00 PM CT Travel Channel

19. All on the Line with Joe Zee. Fashion designer Korto is confused by her lack of success and looks to Joe for guidance. 8:00 PM CT Sundance

20. Mike & Molly. Joyce conveniently disappears, leaving Mike and Molly forced to care for Vince when he hurts his back. 8:30 PM CT CBS

21. Hawaii Five-0. McGarrett wants Catherine's help in finding his mom, and the teams as August March for help in handling a deadly art heist. 9:00 PM CT CBS

22. Revolution. Nora brings Charlie and Miles back to the rebel camp, Maggie and Aaron search for Grace, and Danny takes a stand. 9:00 PM CT NBC

23. Castle. With Beckett back from her suspension, she and Castle investigate a weather forecaster's death, and try to keep their relationship hidden from coworkers.. 9:00 PM CT ABC

24. Intervention. A woman who had once dreamed of being a teacher is instead addicted to alcohol and crack, and her family fights over her dad's enabling ways. 9:00 PM CT A&E

25. Gallery Girls. It’s back to New York for the Gallery Girls, except for Chantal who jetted off to Paris with her boyfriend. Chantal's absence adds to the mounting tension at EOC, since Claudia’s left to hold down the fort while unpaid bills keep pililng up. Meanwhile, Maggie expresses her over-confidence in landing a hot new job, and Amy searches frantically for a new place before her deadline’s up. 9:00 PM CT Bravo

26. Bad Girls Club: Mexico. The girls go stateside for the final PInk Kitty performance. 9:00 PM CT Oxygen

27. Get to Work. Season finale. Three unemployed people relate over the commonality that getting high brought them to an all-time low. Now, they’ll have to change the way they see themselves if they hope to find jobs. 9:00 PM CT Sundance

23. The Tonight Show with Jay Leno. Bryan Cranston, Rebel Wilson, and Cher Lloyd are the guests tonight. 10:35 PM CT NBC