Category Archives: What’s Hot on TV

What’s Hot on TV Tonight – World Series, Game 7

Do or die, someone has to win it tonight. Either the Texas Rangers or St. Louis Cardinals will walk away as the 2011 World Series winners. Can Texas finally take it, or will the Cardinals continue with their success from last night? Catch up on your other favorite shows you may have missed at TV-Links.

1. The View. Hugh Jackman, Hal Rubenstein, and Judy Gold are the guests today. 10:00 AM CT ABC

2. Old Dogs. How times change. The Old Dogs in question here are Robin Williams and John Travolta, and the two are asked to take care of 7-year-old twins when they’re in the midst of trying make a big business deal. 11:15 AM CT Encore

3. The Talk. Ruse McGowan and Tom Bergeron are the guests today. 1:00 PM CT CBS

4. Pee-Wee’s Big Adventure. Paul Reubens made this movie in the heyday of his time as Pee-Wee Herman. It’s a classic character for a very classic time. 1:30 PM CT RetroPlex

5. The Ellen DeGeneres Show. The guests today include Michelle Williams, Ariel Winter, and Kevin Nealon. Syndicated, check local listings.

6. Love Lust. A marathon of episodes throughout the night, and continuing tomorrow night. 5:00 PM CT Sundance

7. 2011 World Series. Texas Rangers at St. Louis Cardinals. 6:30 PM CT Fox

8. A Gifted Man. Michael has an encounter with a former patient, now homeless, and examines a patient with PTSD. 7:00 PM CT CBS

9. Chuck. Carmichael Industrial goes up against a thief and a conniving investor, Morgan helps Chuck with a surprise for Sarah, and Jeff and Lester plan another scheme. 7:00 PM CT NBC

10. Extreme Makeover: Home Edition. A family that includes two autistic children gets a home built for them by Ty and the team. 7:00 PM CT ABC

11. Nikita. Birkoff finds Nikita’s birth certificate while looking for information on the black box, and Nikita gets help from Michael in tracking down her father. David Keith guest stars. 7:00 PM CT CW

12. Oprah’s Lifeclass. In the first hour, Oprah retells a surprise and takes the studio audience to Australia. In the second hour, the show goes live as Oprah and Iyanla Vanzant go over highlights. In the third hour, myths, secrets, and confessions. 7:00 PM CT OWN

13. Man Caves. Hosts Tony Siragusa and licensed contractor Jason Cameron create the ultimate guys paradise for Food Network’s Chef Michael Symon. The Man Caves team constructs a top-notch facility with steel accents and warm teak wood using a wrestling theme. The space is masculine, functional and hi-tech. It even includes large flat screen televisions hidden behind gym mirrors and a full service juice bar. 7:00 PM CT DIY

14. College Football. BYU at Texas Christian. 7:00 PM CT ESPN

15. CSI: NY. A pledge master from a fraternity ends up dead in an open grave. 8:00 PM CT CBS

16. Grimm. Series Premiere. Det. Nick Burkhardt finds he is one in a line of profilers asked to keep the balance between humanity and mythological creatures. 8:00 PM CT NBC

17. Supernatural. Murderous clones of Sam and Dean create wanted men out of the brothers who turn to a quirky surveillance expert for help. 8:00 PM CT CW

18. Say Yes to the Dress. In the first half hour, Porsha wants to incorporate her signature style, Kelly is looking for a silver couture Pnina, and Janelle doesn’t want anything ordinary. In the second half hour, Nikita wants something stylish, Kate is looking for tea-length vintage with sleeves, and Dawn considers going with a one-shouldered gown. 8:00 PM CT TLC

19. Ghost Adventures. Letchworth has been called “The Village of Secrets” because the walls have always had something dark to hide. Overcrowded conditions, malnourished patients, and staff abuse plagued these buildings and opened the land up to something dark. Long since shuttered and abandoned this series of buildings overrun by nature still harbors evil. Zak Nick and Aaron have come here to unlock those secrets. 8:00 PM CT Travel Channel

20. Blue Bloods. Jamie and Renzulli respond to a 911 call and get injured by a church’s security team, and Frank has to deal with the fallout. 9:00 PM CT CBS

21. Dateline NBC. A professional poker player takes a game that my result in a murder. 9:00 PM CT NBC

22. 20/20. The stories behind billionaires John Paul Dejoria, Lynn Tilton, Guy Laliberte, and Tony Hseih. 9:00 PM CT ABC

23. Sanctuary. Henry and Will are looking for yet another abnormal, and have their guns out in front of them. That quickly changes to retreating while firing when they see what they’re trying to catch. Will is able to calm it down and gets it to retreat, but not after Henry is knocked against the wall and caught in some electric sparks. 9:00 PM CT Syfy

24. Brides of Beverly Hill. In the first half hour, a materialistic bride and another more focused on the relationship. In the second half hour, an adult film star renewing her vows.

25. My Extreme Animal Phobia. Animal phobias, bats, rats, and cockroaches. 9:00 PM CT Animal Planet

26. The Dead Files. Amy and Steve investigate a historic Central Florida hotel where owners and guests have been tormented by terrifying visions. Steve’s interviews with frightened eyewitnesses, hotel staff and local historians lead him on a twisted path through the inn’s morbid past, revealing the sociopathic schemes of a villain obsessed with immortality. Unaware of Steve’s findings, Amy’s abilities bring her to the edge of madness face-to-face with angry spirits all yearning to escape. If their findings correlate, the hotel owners will be forced to face the growing darkness that hides in their hotel. 9:00 PM CT Travel Channel

27. Real Time with Bill Maher. Panelists include Michelle Goldberg, Rep. Dennis Kucinich, Michael Ware, Ron Christie, and Grover Norquist. 9:00 PM CT HBO

28. BOSS. A new political force enters the race with only a few weeks until the primary. When the City Council stands in Kane’s way, Kane and his crew will have to flex their political muscles to stay on top. Meanwhile, Meredith gets some unsettling news that adds to her growing suspicions that her husband’s keeping something from her. 9:00 PM CT Starz

What’s Hot on TV Tonight – It’s the Great Pumpkin

Seeing the Great Pumpkin again just brings out the kid in me. I don’t think any of us ever believed in this creature other than Linus, yet it still brings us back to a time when we could have. Catch up with other favorite shows you may have missed at TV-Links.

1. The View. Kadee Strickland, and Chaz Bono and Lacey Schwimmer are the guests today. 10:00 AM CT ABC

2. The Talk. The guests today include Tyra Banks and Lucinda Scala Quinn. 1:00 PM CT CBS

3. Big Trouble in Little China. 3. A good movie, whether you’re into martial arts or not. Kurt Russell goes on a magical tale through Chinatown as seen in San Francisco. 1:45 PM CT Movieplex

4. The Ellen DeGeneres Show. Justin Timberlake and Coldplay are the guests today. Syndicated, check local listings.

5. 2011 World Series. Texas Rangers at St. Louis Cardinals. 6:30 PM CT Fox

6. The Big Bang Theory. Leonard and Priya’s relationship is put to the test by an attractive comic book artist, and Sheldon scares his friends. 7:00 PM CT CBS

7. Community. Britta runs an anonymous personality test on the group, showing one of them is severely troubled, causing her to get Jeff’s help to identify who it is. 7:00 PM CT NBC

8. It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown. There is just no other kids’ TV show that is more classic than this. It’s just as big now as when I was growing up. No comments out there about how long ago that was, please. 7:00 PM CT ABC

9. The Vampire Diaries. Mystic Falls is invaded by spirits of the dead during celebration preparations, Damon and an angry spirit have a violent encounter, and Alaric find a clue that has been hidden a long time. 7:00 PM CT CW

10. Oprah’s Lifeclass. Faith, the two-legged dog, and other animals that teach and inspire humans. 7:00 PM CT OWN

11. College Football. Virginia at Miami. 7:00 PM CT ESPN

12. Rules of Engagement. Russell is concerned his dad won’t approve of Liz, Jeff cares more about his weekend plans that were canceled than Audrey’s feelings, and Adam meets someone new. 7:30 PM CT CBS

13. Parks and Recreation. Ben doesn’t approve of April and Andy hosting a Halloween party, Tom promotes his company while emceeing Leslie’s campaign event, and Ron and Ann give an unusual gift to Andy and April. 7:30 PM CT NBC

14. The Education of Dee Dee Ricks. A self-made millionaire living on New York City’s Upper East Side, 39-year-old Dee Dee Ricks seemed to have it all – until she was diagnosed with aggressive stage II breast cancer. Insured and affluent, she could afford the best treatment money could buy, but was shocked to realize how difficult it is for uninsured women in the same situation, and determined to do something about it. 7:30 PM CT HBO

15. Person of Interest. A beautiful and resourceful woman who is the new person of interest captivates Reese. 8:00 PM CT CBS

16. The Office. Erin plans a Halloween party that will please both Andy and Robert California, Jim and Pam fight over whether ghosts exist or not, an dDwight and Robert California’s son bond. 8:00 PM CT NBC

17. Grey’s Anatomy. Owen plans a baseball game against Seattle Presbyterian, Lexie isn’t able to control her emotions seeing Mark with someone new, Alex fights for Zola, and Richard talks to Meredith and Bailey about their feud. 8:00 PM CT ABC

18. The Secret Circle. Fay wants to have some fun, so talks Cassie into having a Halloween party, Adam and Diana argue, and members of the circle are targeted by uninvited guests. 8:00 PM CT CW

19. The First 48. In Miami, two men are beaten and shot, then left behind an abandoned house. 8:00 PM CT A&E

20. Project Runway. Part 2 of the finale. 8:00 PM CT Lifetime

21. Jersey Shore. Reunion of the stars’ time in Italy. 9:00 PM CT MTV

22. Whitney. Whitney wants Mark to help prove that Alex can be condescending, and old rivalries lead to a fight when Alex’s brother visits. 8:30 PM CT NBC

23. The Mentalist. The team investigates a police chief’s murder in a resort town, and Lisbon ends up running into her bounty hunter brother. 9:00 PM CT CBS

24. Prime Suspect. Jane is on the case of a woman who was found dead in the park, Duffy and Evrard look for her stepdad, and Jane and her own father celebrate an important event. 9:00 PM CT NBC

25. Private Practice. Addison begins IVF treatments, a sick friend whats Amelia’s help for assisted suicide, and Sam and Violet go up against a patient who refuses to take required meds. 9:00 PM CT ABC

26. It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia. The gang plays a twisted board game, with Dee and Dennis going up against Mac, Charlie, and Frank. 9:00 PM CT FX

27. Bordertown: Laredo. In the first half hour, a teddy bear holds hidden heroin, and it’s linked to a distribution house. In the second half hour, a security guard might be able to show where a large stash of marijuana is being hidden. 9:00 PM CT A&E

28. The Joy Behar Show. Toby Keith is the guest tonight. 9:00 PM CT HLN

29. The League. Kevin struggles with the aging process, Ruxin gets Rafi’s help, Taco finds a place for the cocktail napkins for Kevin and Jenny’s wedding, and Pete discovers a new sexual position. 9:30 PM CT FX

30. Project Accessory. 12 designers compete in an industrial building with storage units. 9:30 PM CT Lifetime

31. Conan. The guests tonight include Hugh Laurie, Kari Byron, and TJ Miller. 10:00 PM CT TBS

32. Gigolos. A woman thinks Steven is in a relationship with her, Brace looks at the possibility of becoming a dad, and Vin about moving in with his girlfriend. 10:00 PM CT Showtime

33. Late Show with David Letterman. The guests tonight include Johnny Depp and Foster the People. 10:35 PM CT CBS

34. After the Runway. Behind the scenes of this week’s part 1 of the finale. 10:35 PM CT Lifetime

What’s Hot on TV Tonight – Better Late Than Never

Yes, I know that in most places, what’s hot on TV tonight has come and gone. I couldn’t let this go without posting it. I had a family emergency that prevented me from posting this, but with it all prepared, I just had to get it out there and post it. Check out your other favorite shows at TV-Links.

1. The Talk. The guests today are Ana Gasteyer and Martina McBride. 1:00 PM CT CBS

2. The Ellen DeGeneres Show. Will Arnett, Anton Yelchin and Felicity JOnes, Lady Antebellum, and Landon Donovan are the guests today. Syndicated, check local listings.

3. 2011 World Series. Texas Rangers at St. Louis Cardinals. 6:30 PM CT Fox

4. Survivor: South Pacific One tribe makes an attempt at changing the way the game is going for them, and a contestant takes a big risk that shocks the others.. 7:00 PM CT CBS

5. The Middle. She looks for advice from Mike when she wears am embarrassing costume to a Halloween party, Frankie takes Brick’s social skills group trick-or-treating, and Axl and his friends want to pull of a prank. 7:00 PM CT ABC

6. Oprah’s Lifeclass. Maya Angelou is the guest tonight. 7:00 PM CT OWN

7. College Football. Connecticut at Pittsburgh. 7:00 PM CT ESPN

8. Suburgatory. Tessa’s costume reminds others of a recently departed neighbor, George tries to get Dallas to see that Halloween is supposed to be fun, and Dallas’ husband comes back home from a business trip. 7:30 PM CT ABC

9. America’s Next Top Model. The models come up with their own signature fragrance that they launch while posing in a bathtub at a public event, and tension is up during a photo shoot with the models posting as reality stars. Kathy Griffin guest judges. 8:00 PM CT CW

10. Ghost Hunters. Jason and Grant are investigating with guest star Meredith Vieira (Who Wants To Be a Millionaire?) and they decide they should go down a flight of stairs to get an area where a child was kept. While Jason and Grant’s main concern is connecting with any potential ghosts, Meredith is concerned with the fact that with them being in the basement, someone could lock them in from the upper level. While she is concerned with making sure they have a way out, she also expresses a desire to see the matron that evidently chained her child in the basement. 8:00 PM CT Syfy

11. Work of Art: The Next Great Artist. The prize is something everyone is after, a spread in Entertainment Weekly Magazine, giving the winning artist amazing exposure (11 million readers!). With a great prize, of course comes great risk. A double elimination in this “Pop” challenge has the artists extra nervous this week. 8:00 PM CT Bravo

12. Man v. Food Nation. Adam goes to cattle country for the best cuts of meat, then helps DJ with a Pig Wing challenge. 8:00 PM CT Travel Channel

13. Happy Endings. Brad and Jane housesit in the suburbs, and the others attend a warehouse party. 8:30 PM CT CW

14. Revenge. The Graysons start to not trust their head of security after the surfacing of an incriminating surveillance video, Emily and Tyler’s tension comes to a head, and the Porter boys make their moves. 9:00 PM CT ABC

15. Psych. Shawn and Gust believe Lassiter’s girlfriend committed murder. 9:00 PM CT USA

16. American Horror Story. The between the living and the dead becomes less obvious, and the Harmons get decorating advice from the house’s old residents. 9:00 PM CT FX

17. South Park. Randy and Sharon go to see a hit musical. 9:00 PM CT Comedy Central

18. Fact or Faked. The team is putting together another project right outside of Area 51 and are discussing sling-loads, where military aircraft use a sling below the craft to transport various resources. They’re trying to see if they can create a sling-load to look similar to what they saw in UFO footage. 9:00 PM CT Syfy

19. American Hoggers. In the first half hour, a massive boar terrorizes an elderly woman, and the family doesn’t agree on the method, old or new. In the second half hour, Jerry’s health comes into question during a golf course hog hunt, and a pecan orchard is overrun with hogs. 9:00 PM CT A&E

20. Top Chef: Just Desserts. It’s down to the final three and the competitors that are left are prepared to fight for the $100,000 prize and title of Top Chef. With the last challenge in their sights, the finalists think about what brought them to the competition and why it’s so important that they win. Fierce competitor Chris Hanmer thinks about his wife and baby that he left behind in order to chase his dream. Will all the hard work pay off, making it worth the time? Which chef’testant will be named Top Chef and who will go home defeated? 9:00 PM CT Bravo

21. The Joy Behar Show. Toni Braxton, Michelle Collins, and China Okasi are the guests tonight. 9:00 PM CT HLN

22. The Real World. Sam gets bad news, Zach causes a rift with a comment, Zach and Ashley bond, and the roommates begin working at The House of Blues. 9:00 PM CT MTV

23. Nick Swardson’s Pretend Time. 9:00 PM CT Comedy Central

24. Conan. Jane Lynch, Paul Scheer, and Allen Stone are the guests tonight. 10:00 PM CT TBS

25. Late Show with David Letterman. The guests tonight include Justin Timberlake and The Civil Wars. 10:35 PM CT CBS

What’s Hot on TV Tonight – X-Factor Live Shows

Kelly Clarkson makes a return to reality TV tonight. The girl who started it all as the very first American Idol makes an appearance tonight on Dancing with the Stars, coinciding with the release of her new album on Catch up with all the TV you may have missed at TV-Links.

1. Live with Regis and Kelly. The guests today include Téa Leoni and animal train Chuck Cureau who brings Halloween creatures. Also, a look back on favorite Halloween moments on the show. Syndicated, check local listings.

2. Emeril’s Table. Special guest Elmo and some very adorable trick-or-treaters join Emeril to make some boo-tiful treats! First up, Emeril’s Grilled Cheese Sand-witch, Spooky Boo Cupcakes and Black Cat cookies with a bittersweet ganache. 10:00 AM CT Hallmark

3. The Talk. The guests today are Ozzy Osbourne and Eric Christian Olsen. 1:00 PM CT CBS

4. The Ellen DeGeneres Show. The guests today include LL Cool J, Jonah Hill, and Jason Derulo. Syndicated, check local listings.

5. WarGames. It’s the ultimate video game as Matthew Broderick gains access to the missile-warning system on his home computer. 2:20 PM CT ThrillerMax

6. NCIS. Evidence shows a Navy lieutenant died after being forced to consume too much liquid, and Gibbs meets Ducky’s new love interest. Cheryl Ladd guest stars. 7:00 PM CT CBS

7. The Biggest Loser. It’s Halloween on the ranch, plus a surprising twist. 7:00 PM CT NBC

8. Last Man Standing. Against Kristin’s wishes, Mike takes Boyd trick-or-treating, and Mike meets Ed’s lady friend, Elvira. 7:00 PM CT ABC

9. X-Factor. The contestants perform live for the first time. 7:00 PM CT Fox

10. Made in America. In this episode, George heads to Skate One in Santa Barbara, Calif., and builds a skateboard with skateboarding legend and Skate One founder, George Powell. Later, George heads north to Fairfield, Calif. and America’s sweetest Jelly Bean, Jelly Belly. Later, George tests the strength of a lock that would stump even Houdini, at Master Lock. 7:00 PM CT Travel Channel

11. Oprah’s Lifeclass. A family can’t let go of their past anger. 7:00 PM CT OWN

12. Zombies: A Living History. Zombie myths and legends from Europe’s black plague period. 7:00 PM CT HISTORY

13. Man Up! Jealous of Will and Grant’s relationship, Kenny tries bonding by watching Star Wars. 7:30 PM CT ABC

14. NCIS: Los Angeles. The investigation shows a murdered former Navy intelligence officer was leading a double life. 8:00 PM CT CBS

15. Dancing with the Stars. Kristin Chenowith and Martina McBride perform, and another couple will be eliminated. 8:00 PM CT ABC

16. The Rachel Zoe Project. Rachel bring her new baby to the set. 8:00 PM CT Bravo

17. Mysteries at the Museum. In the collection of the Drug Enforcement Agency Museum in Arlington, Va., is a dossier of black and white photographs. It comes from the files of the police officers who brought down a powerful drug syndicate known as the French Connection. How did they do it? A gold ingot is on display at the Museum of American Finance in New York. How did it end up on the bottom of the ocean, and how was it recovered? A dusty metal plate lies in the vaults of the Atomic Testing Museum in Las Vegas. It’s a fragment from a mysterious aircraft that was the focus of a massive cover-up. What was the government hiding? 8:00 PM CT Travel Channel

18. Unforgettable. Carrie and Al discover a murdered heiress didn’t exist until eighteen months previous. 9:00 PM CT CBS

19. Body of Proof. Megan’s daughter helps the team to a clue after a champion equestrian is murdered. 9:00 PM CT ABC

20. Sons of Anarchy. SAMCRO is forced to deal with potentially dangerous external threats, sidetracking a club vote. 9:00 PM CT FX

21. Mad Fashion. Vanessa and Angela Simmons want a look inspired by Barbie. 9:00 PM CT Bravo

22. The Little Couple. In the first half hour, Bill and Jen need to make a decision about genetic testing on their embryo’s. In the second half hour, they answer viewers’ questions. 9:00 PM CT TLC

23. Off Limits. Hawaii is where America goes to escape reality, but now Don explores Hawaii’s dark side – bloody rituals, secret bunkers and dark underground worlds. On his journey he discovers how Hawaii has weathered a non-stop battle between ancient land and modern life – from a hi-tech tunnel bored into a volcano, a legendary tropical resort with a bloody past, and the rusting remains and twisting waterways that powered its first cash crop: sugar. 9:00 PM CT Travel Channel

24. Top Shot. Season finale. The final four compete, with one attempting an unprecedented AK-47 shot. 9:00 PM CT History

25. Fashion Hunters. Karina reprices luggage, and Chanel bags are brought in by a consigner. 9:30 PM CT Bravo

26. Conan. Zach Galifianakis, Aaron Paul, and Switchfoot are tonight’s guests. 10:00 PM CT TBS

26. The Tonight Show with Jay Leno. Tonight’s guests include President Barack Obama, Amanda Seyfried, John Cho and Kal Penn, and Yo-Yo Ma & Friends. 10:00 PM CT NBC

Whats Hot on TV Tonight – Martha Stewart’s Haunted House

It’s a week before Halloween, and the Halloween programming is starting to dot the schedules. Martha Stewart shows up in primetime with a Hallmark special showing how to make your own haunted house with Justin Long as a special guest star. Catch up on other TV you may have missed at TV-Links.

1. The Talk. Rebecca Romijn and Kevin Sorbo are the guests today. 1:00 PM CT CBS.

2. Pulp Fiction. Truly a classic. One of the coolest things for me has to be that no matter where you tune into the movie, see it through to the end, then wrap it around again from the beginning, it’s sill a complete story. Quentin Tarantino directs, with John Travolta and Samuel L. Jackson starring, among others. 2:50 PM CT Cinemax

3. The Ellen DeGeneres Show. Sean Hayes, Harry Connick Jr. and daughter Kate Connick, Rob Kardashian and Cheryl Burke, and Lt. Glenn Gillivray and the Lam family are today’s guests. Syndicated, check local listings.

4. 2011 World Series. St. Louis Cardinals at Texas Rangers. 6:30 PM CT Fox

5. How I Met Your Mother. The gang finds similarities between their parents and significant others, and Nora and Barney’s date night is affected by a string of unfortunate events. 7:00 PM CT CBS

6. Sing Off. Tonight’s hip-hop challenge reaches a point of deep emotion 7:00 PM CT NBC

7. Dancing with the Stars.The couples dance to songs from Broadway musicals, and Kristin Chenoweth performs. 7:00 PM CT ABC

8. Gossip Girl. During a Yom Kippur celebration, Blair and Louis get into a power struggle with his family. Serena’s boss puts her in an awkward position, and Diana expects Nate to fix an unfortunate situation. 7:00 PM CT CW

9. Martha Stewart’s Haunted House. Martha shows viewers how to turn a two car garage into a frightful haunted house! Creative guests, including a professional haunt expert, will give tips to help viewers take their haunt to the next level. Viewers will learn how to recreate everything from wicked lawn decorations to a fearful maze through their garage. Friends and family can get into the spirit by helping to create the haunt. Chill and thrill your neighbors with a festive party afterwards. Actor Justin Long stops is Martha’s guest 7:00 PM CT Hallmark

10. Oprah’s Lifeclass. Tracey Gold and Berkley campus officers come to the rescue of jaycee Lee Dugard. 7:00 PM CT OWN

11. Clean House New York.. A look at a Yonkers mother who is a shopaholic with mountains of clothing and five-hundred pairs of shoes. 7:00 PM CT Style

12. Basketball Wives LA. Draya and Laura experience friction at Matt and Gloria’s charity golf event. 7:00 PM CT VH1

13. 2 Broke Girls. Caroline tries to put together a bed all by herself, and sparks fly between Johnny and Max. 7:30 PM CT CBS

14. NFL Football. Baltimore Ravens at Jacksonville Jaguars. 7:30 PM CT ESPN

15. Two and a Half Men. After being served divorce papers, Walden becomes depressed, then has his mood lifted when he meets a woman who looks like his soon-to-be ex. 8:00 PM CT CBS

16. Hart of Dixie. Zoe discovers something shocking about the local minister and his wife, and Lemon wants to bring the town’s historic bridge back to its original state, but has to submit a proposal to Levon. 8:00 PM CT CW

17. American Chopper: Senior vs. Junior. Mike and Senior want to get together, but can’t agree on the conditions. A US Biker Law build and a Dekalb unveil. 8:00 PM CT Discovery

18. Scare Tactics. Two guys are walking down a dark hallway and into what looks like a hospital room. They start to take pictures even though it appears they’re not supposed to be there, and a sheet covered object moves on the bed in the middle of the room. A man is uncovered and comes back to life as two men in all black barge in. 8:00 PM CT Syfy

19. Hoarders. A man could be evicted if he doesn’t clean his apartment, and a woman cleans up her home to repair the relationship with her family. 8:00 PM CT Syfy

20. The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills. Adrienne invites the other women to her home spa. 8:00 PM CT Bravo

21. Lottery Changed My Life. After winning two million dollars in the lottery, Leroy’s son wants to make his dad the most eligible millionaire 8:00 PM CT TLC

22. The Bad Girls Club. Shelly makes plans for a charity event, while Nastasia plans revenge on Shelly for messing with her contacts. 8:00 PM CT Oxygen

23. How Do I Look? Worst-Dressed in America. Mai continues to confront fashion disasters with concerned family and friends who have had enough of their loved one’s horrible and embarrassing sense of style. With her charming yet honest personality, Mai will help a female football player that wears nothing but jerseys and men’s clothing, a Goth-styled nurse that scares her patients and a grandmother that gets into bar fights over her scantily clad getups. 8:00 PM CT Style

24. Bored to Death. As a guest on “The New Dick Cavett Show,” Jonathan runs into his nemesis. George is surprised to hear Bernard and Emily’s news, and Ray sets off an AMBER Alert. 8:00 PM CT HBO

25. Mike & Molly. Mike ends up egging on a dispute between Molly and her family. 8:30 PM CT CBS

26. Enlightened. Amy looks for a job that is more socially responsible. 8:30 PM CT HBO

27. Hawaii Five-0. McGarrett participates in an MMA fight for charity while investigating a restaurateur’s murder, and NCIS Agent Kensi Blye looks at a video of McGarrett’s dad. 9:00 PM CT CBS

28. Castle. A ghost hunter is murdered while investigating a haunting at a mansion in New York. 9:00 PM CT ABC

29. Monster In-Laws. In the first half hour, a man decides it was a mistake to start a restaurant with his father-in-law. In the second half hour, a woman gets unwanted opinions on her decision to reconcile with her daughter. 9:00 PM CT A&E

30. Cake Boss Buddy becomes a ghost hunter at Lackawanna, and Joey modernizes a recipe for Spumoni ice cream cake. 9:00 PM CT TLC

31. Style Specials: The Look for Less. One woman is helped to look and feel great without spending too much. 9:00 PM CT Style

32. Conan. Eric Stonestreet, Charlyne Yi, and Matt Braunger are the guests tonight. 10:00 PM CT TBS

33. Urban Legends. A lottery official is pretty lucky and gets to give away millions of dollars each day. There is however one draw where they picked a winner that she will never forget. They had over 100 winners and it looked like fraud, and the winners could potentially get away with it. There are 30 times more winners than usual. 10:00 PM CT Syfy

34. Conan. The guests tonight include Jonah Hill, Paula Deen, and Chris Isaak. 10:00 PM CT TBS

What’s Hot on TV Tonight – Coffee, Tea, or Luka

Goran Visnjic is back on network TV tonight. The ex-ER doc guest stars on my favorite new show, Pan Am. His character will have two of the stewardesses from 1963 vying for his attention. It’s going to seem odd for him not to be with Abby! Catch up on your other favorite shows at TV-Links.

1. NFL Football. Chicago Bears at Tampa Bay Buccaneers. 12:00 PM CT Fox

2. NASCAR Racing: Sprint Cup. Talladega 500 from Talladega Superspeedway in Talladega, Alabama. 1:00 PM CT ESPN

3. National Lampoon’s European Vacation. We don’t seem to see enough of the first Vacation sequel. The Griswolds go to Europe, thanks to their Pig in the Poke game show win. 1:10 PM CT HBO Comedy

4. Rugby: IRB World Cup 2011. Final. 2:30 PM CT NBC

5. NFL Football. Pittsburgh Steelers at Arizona Cardinals. 3:00 PM CT CBS

6. NFL Football. Green Bay Packers at Minnesota Vikings. 3:00 PM CT Fox

7. Date Night. Extremely funny movie with two funny people. Steve Carell and Tina Fey pretend to be another couple just to get seated at a restaurant, and are too convincing, setting themselves up on an adventure to keep themselves alive and away from the dirty cops. 4:45 PM CT ActionMax

8. 60 Minutes.Walter Isaacson discusses his new book about Steve Jobs, and a look at applications for those with autism. 6:00 PM CT CBS

9. America’s Funniest Home Videos.Clips include a cupcake-stealing dog, a woman forgetting bears can climb, things that can go wrong while fishing, and Fight, Flight, or Freak Out. 6:00 PM CT ABC

10. The Amazing Race. Risky game play could cost one team the game, and Liz and Marie enjoy their Speed Bump. 7:00 PM CT CBS

11. Once Upon a Time. Series Premiere. A woman is visited by the child she gave up for adoption, who is now 10 years old, and takes him back to his foster mother. 7:00 PM CT ABC

12. 2011 World Series. St. Louis Cardinals and Texas Rangers. 7:00 PM CT Fox

13. Making Monsters. “Ultimate Haunted Houses.” 7:00 PM CT Travel Channel

14. Visionaries: Inside the Creative Mind. A look inside Tom Ford’s life. 7:00 PM CT OWN

15. Glam Fairy. Series Premiere. Alexa is excited about her newest clients — women from a local Mommy and Me group – who hope to regain some of the style they had in their pre-motherhood years for a rare group date night with their husbands. However, the team runs into trouble when they attempt to translate Alexa’s grandiose ideas into a practical reality. The Glam Factory also welcomes its newest member, Glamo; however, Jon is having a difficult time adjusting to what he calls Glamo’s “diva” behavior. 7:00 PM CT Style Network

16. Tough Love: Miami. The women dance the samba to show their sexy sides. 7:00 PM CT VH1

17. NFL Football. Indianapolis Colts at New Orleans Saints. 7:15 PM CT NBC

18. The Good Wife. The key witness in Alicia’s case commits suicide, as she’s left to turn to Colin Sweeney for help, and Eli acts on Peter’s behalf. 8:00 PM CT CBS

19. Desperate Housewives. Susan’s art teacher asks the class to get naked, embarrassing her, Lynette reluctantly goes with Renee to a singles bar, and Carlos hits rock bottom, consumed by guilt. 8:00 PM CT ABC

20. Sister Wives. The wives talk openly about their weight, leading to them trying to trim down. 8:00 PM CT TLC

21. Ask Oprah’s All Stars. All you wanted to know about love and sex. 8:00 PM CT OWN

22. Against the Wall. Abby and Lina look into allegations of police dpt. recruitment hazing at the academy and have questions for Don’s former partner. Linda is concerned her relationship with Abby could change, and a love triangle gets more interesting. 8:00 PM CT Lifetime

23. Bridezillas. Tifani has evil plans that include laxative brownies, and Johanne wants a princess wedding. 8:00 PM CT WE

24. Wicked Fit. Series Premiere. Katie successfully has made it through her first year as a new business thanks in large part to referrals by clients who rave about her no-holds-barred exercise technique that delivers results. She wants to celebrate this achievement with a one-year anniversary party. Unfortunately, a long-standing feud between Katie’s best friends, takes center stage as each has their own creative vision for the event. Meanwhile, Katie needs to hire a new assistant to help handle her expanding business. 8:00 PM CT Style Network

25. Brothers on Call. Licensed contractors and hosts Jon and Terry Whittmaack are called to bring some “hip” style to a living room and dining room for a customer. Plus, Terry discovers Jon is deathly afraid of heights when he is called to remove a satellite dish from a client’s roof. 8:00 PM CT DIY

26. Why Am I Still Single? Michael wants more than to just settle down, and Nikki fears standing up for what she wants. 8:00 PM CT VH1

27. The Walking Dead. Rick discovers a possible safe haven when coming to the aid of another, and Shane must go on a dangerous mission to get badly needed medical supplies. 8:00 PM CT AMC

28. Boardwalk Empire. After paying lip service to his enemies, Nucky introduces a surprise guest speaker at a Memorial Day dedication for war veterans. With his options dwindling, Eli questions his allegiances, but ends up digging himself a deeper hole. Nucky gets a new lawyer; Jimmy is taught a painful lesson by a Commodore crony; Richard goes hunting deep in the forest 8:00 PM CT HBO

29. Dexter. Miami Metro investigates that creepy procession of horses, revealing more clues about the Doomsday Killer. Professor Gellar forces Travis’ hand in a severe test of faith. Plus, Dexter makes an unexpected discovery that brings him closer to the professor and his aide. 8:00 PM CT Showtime

30. CSI: Miami. Horatio needs to protect a Mexican police chief the the person behind her husband’s murder. 9:00 PM CT CBS

31. Pan Am. Maggie (Christina Ricci) and Kate (Kelli Garner) compete for the attention of a sexy, mysterious foreign diplomat played by Goran Visnjic – see which 60s stewardess comes out on top. Like a moth to a flame, Pan Am pilot Dean (Mike Vogel) is seduced by a bold and sexy female passenger he simply can’t ignore, even though it could mean career-suicide. 9:00 PM CT ABC

32. Kendra. Kendra has an appearance slated for her hometown of San Diego, meaning she’ll have to face her mother and their problems. 9:00 PM CT E!

33. The Real Housewives of New Jersey. A reunion with Caroline Manzo, Teresa Giudice, Melissa Gorga, and Kathy Wakile. 9:00 PM CT Bravo

34. Our America with Lisa Ling. A look at people in plural marriages. 9:00 PM CT OWN

35. IRT Deadliest Roads. Hugh is challenged by Tim and Tino to race along Death Road, and Lisa gets more comfortable with her new partner. 9:00 PM CT HISTORY

36. Million Dollar Contractor. Licensed contractor Stephen Fanuka helps his friends, designers Ed Ku and Etienne Coffinier, as they design and build a room for the 2010 Kips Bay Decorator’s Show House. With only two weeks to transform a featureless room into an elegant living space, Fanuka Inc. pulls out all the stops to execute Ed and Etienne’s vision and in doing so, impress the world design community. At the same time Stephen pushes his crew harder than ever to get a Central Park West Apartment done in time for the family to move in. 9:00 PM CT WE TV

37. Hung. Ray and Tanya try to ditch a client, Tanya gets advice from Charlie, Lenore manages Sandee’s demands, and Matt and Jessica Bond. 9:00 PM CT HBO

38. Homeland. Carrie and her team have a major lead on finding the source of funds for Abu Nazir’s operations. Meanwhile, Brody’s getting comfortable playing the hero. Some very important people have some very major plans for his future. 9:00 PM CT Showtime

39. Dirty Soap. While in the Poconos, Kelly sees her ex. Nadia performs the national anthem, and JP is asked when he’ll propose. 9:30 PM CT E!

40. How to Make It in America. Ben and Rachel’s friendship gets tested, Cam finds a location for a CRISP photo shoot, and Rene makes good on a debt. 9:30 PM CT HBO

What’s Hot on TV Tonight – Method to the Madness of Jerry Lewis

Encore is airing a documentary tonight looking at the life and career of Jerry Lewis. They have interviewed some of the top stars out there claiming to be influenced by him. I get Jerry Seinfeld and Chevy Chase, but Alec Baldwin and Quentin Tarantino?

1. College Football. Oklahoma State at Missouri. 11:00 AM CT FX

2. College Football. North Carolina at Clemson. 11:00 AM CT ESPN

3. College Football. Illinois at Purdue. 11:00 AM CT ESPN2

4. The Goonies. Is there a better kid adventure movie than this? I don’t think so. Stars Sean Astin and Josh Brolin in their youth. 11:30 AM CT ABC Family

5. ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating. Skate America from Citizens Business Bank Arena in Ontario, California. 2:00 PM CT NBC

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

7. College Football. Nebraska at Minnesota. 2:30 PM CT ABC

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

9. Failure to Launch. How much do I love Matthew McConaughey? A lot. He’s just goofy as hell, and there’s something about his accent that I just love. He stars as a 35-year-old guy here that really needs to move out of his parents’ house. 3:00 PM CT TNT

10. College Football. Tennessee at Alabama. 6:15 PM CT ESPN2

11. College Football. USC at Notre Dame. 6:30 PM CT NBC

12. College Football. St. Louis Cardinals at Texas Rangers. 6:30 PM CT Fox

13. College Football. Texas Tech at Oklahoma. 7:00 PM CT ABC

14. Dogs 101. Miniature Bull Terrier, Dingo, English Setter, Borzoi, Wonder Dog, Keeshond. 7:00 PM CT Animal Planet

15. College Football. Wisconsin at Michigan State. 7:00 PM CT ESPN

16. Method to the Madness of Jerry Lewis. This contemporary look at the living legend features extensive and in-depth interviews with Hollywood industry icons who have been influenced by the legendary actor, director, producer, writer, singer and humanitarian. 7:00 PM CT Encore

17. Oliver’s Ghost. An intelligent boy befriends the angry ghost of Clive Rutledge (Martin Mull), whose painful secret of his past causes him to haunt the boy’s home. 8:00 PM CT Hallmark

18. Welcome to Sweetie Pie’s. Miss Robbie puts Tim in charge while she busies herself planning her yearly birthday celebration. 8:00 PM CT OWN

19. Let Me In. A 12-year-old spends his time plotting revenge on the people who have bullied him and made his life miserable, and begins to wonder if his only friend is holding a secret when her caretaker disappears while gruesome murders are being discovered. 8:00 PM CT Starz

20. 48 Hours Mystery. Featured tonight is a movie that bares connections to a famous Texas killing spree. 9:00 PM CT CBS

21. Puppies vs. Babies./strong> “King of the Cuties.” 9:00 PM CT Animal Planet

22. Don’t Tell the Bride. The planning of an Iraq war vet’s wedding is hindered by his procrastination and anxiety. 9:00 PM CT OWN

What’s Hot on TV Tonight – Kelsey Grammer’s Back

Kelsey Grammer’s back on TV. The ex-Fraser star tried another crack at a sitcom a few years back, but it went horribly, and barely made it to November sweeps. Perhaps he’s deciding his time with sitcoms had come and gone, as tonight he debuts in a Starz drama about Chicago politics. Catch up on your other favorite shows you may have missed at TV-Links.

1. Live with Regis and Kelly. Josh Groban is guest cohost, and Orlando Bloom and Ginnifer Goodwin are the guests today. Syndicated, check local listings.

2. Independence Day. Will Smith seemed to really come into his own with this movie. He plays a fighter pilot who has the responsibility of saving the world heaped on him. 12:00 PM CT OMax

3. Encino Man. If you can forget that Pauly Shore is in this movie, it’s actually a fun flick. Brendan Fraser and Sean Astin also star in this movie of two high school kids that uncover and thaw out a caveman, then try introduce him to their lifestyle. 2:00 PM CT Cinemax

4. The Ellen DeGeneres Show. The guests today include Marcia Cross and Lauren Alaina. Syndicated, check local listings.

5. A Gifted Man. Michael could lose his practice over saving a patient, and a neuropsychiatrist makes a diagnosis using body language. 7:00 PM CT CBS

6. Extreme Makeover: Home Edition. A man who quit his job to care for his adult s on who is paralyzed gets a home built for them by Ty and the team. 7:00 PM CT ABC

7. Nikita. Michael wants to help a woman he once seduced for an assignment who is no in danger. Amanda convinces Alex to help out on a mission, and Sean begins to doubt the motives of the Division. 7:00 PM CT CW

8. Kitchen Nightmares. Chef Ramsay returns to restaurants he previously helped to check on their progress. 7:00 PM CT Fox

9. Oprah’s Lifeclass. A flash mob dance inspiration, a Christmas Kindness trip to South Africa, Stevie Wonder, and Tom Cruise. 7:00 PM CT OWN

10. College Football. West Virginia at Syracuse. 7:00 PM CT ESPN

11. College Football. Rutgers at Louisville. 7:00 PM CT ESPN2

12. CSI: NY. A basketball prodigy’s career hopes could be dashed when his recently paroled brother is accused of murder. 8:00 PM CT CBS

13. Dateline NBC. The deaths of three people during a self-help retreat. 8:00 PM CT NBC

14. Supernatural. Sam and Dean meet a witch with a philandering husband whose anger over the matter has meant an untimely end for the others. 8:00 PM CT CW

15. Tyler Perry’s House of Payne. “A Mother’s Payne” and “Up From the Ashes” 8:00 PM CT TBS

16. Ghost Adventures. A lockdown at the Lizzie Borden House brings two members heightened emotions. 8:00 PM CT Travel Channel

17. Blue Bloods. Danny trues to juggle an investigation with a romantic weekend with Linda, and Jamie infiltrates a crime family while undercover. 9:00 PM CT CBS

18. 20/20. Stephanie Madoff Mack, and Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon are the focus tonight. 9:00 PM CT ABC

19. Sanctuary. Helen and Will are strolling along together through a marketplace seeking information, but it will definitely come at a price. The man feeding them the details they’re paying for assures them that the man they’re seeking will show up soon, and that he comes every day to buy a particular fish. As they start to follow their man they realized there’s a group they believe might be black market traffickers and are posing as competition. Will and Magnus start to lose their target and have to find a way to keep up. 9:00 PM CT Syfy

20. Say Yes to the Dress: Randy Knows Best. In the first half hour, tears of joy from a father, a loud brother, and an opinionated friend. In the second half hour, brides with outrageous requests. 9:00 PM CT TLC

21. My Extreme Animal Phobia. Animal phobias, including pit bulls, snakes, and spiders. 9:00 PM CT Animal Planet

22. The Dead Files. Amy and Steve help a New Orleans family whose home brings visions and unexplainable events. 9:00 PM CT Travel Channel

23. Real Time with Bill Maher. Panelists include Thomas Friedman, Rachel Maddow, Andrew Sullivan, Lisa Jackson, and Touré. 9:00 PM CT HBO

24. Strike Back. Section 20 tracks Latif’s suicide bombers to Budapest, where their target could be international leaders at a security summit, or even themselves. Latif’s multi-faceted plan has Scott and Stonebridge rushing to neutralize the bombers, save one of their own and prevent the rest of his diabolical scheme. 9:00 PM CT Cinemax

25. BOSS. Series Premiere. Kelsey Grammer stars as the mayor of Chicago who resolves to get the job done regardless, and throughout this, he suffers a degenerative brain disorder that calls his memories into question. 9:00 PM CT Starz

What’s Hot on TV Tonight – 2011 World Series, Game 2

20110928-054405.jpgThe Cardinals did it yesterday and took game one in the World Series. Can they do it again tonight? Catch up with other favorite shows you may have missed at TV-Links.

1. The View. Christina Ricci, Kelli Garner, Margot Robbie, Karine Vanasse, Michael Emerson, and Carson Kressley and Anna Trebunskaya are the guests today. 10:00 AM CT ABC

2. Liar Liar. It takes Jim Carrey to pull off the comedy of this role of a pathological liar who is stricken with always having to tell the truth because of a wish his son makes. 11:00 AM CT HBO

3. The Ellen DeGeneres Show. Steve Harvey, Rachel Maddow, and Robyn are the guests today. Syndicated, check local listings.

4. The Big Bang Theory. Sheldon competes with the gang for the attention of his visiting mom. 7:00 PM CT CBS

5. Charlie’s Angels. The Angels are tasked with rescuing a kidnapped family, and Charlie thinks Abby’s dad has a connection to the case, and encourages her to reunite with him. 7:00 PM CT ABC

6. The Vampire Diaries. Elena and friends start senior year still spinning from recent events, Damon isn’t happy with the new houseguest, Matt looks for help from Bonnie, and Stefan works on his newest task. 7:00 PM CT CW

7. Oprah’s Lifeclass. Paula Deen and Dr. Jill Bolte-Taylor talk about being responsible for your own life. 7:00 PM CT OWN

8. 2011 World Series. Texas Rangers at St. Louis Cardinals. 7:05 PM CT Fox

9. Rules of Engagement. While LIz is trying to make her marriage to Russell works, he’s trying it end it. 7:30 PM CT CBS

10. Person of Interest. Reese and Finch investigate a tough judge who doesn’t want any part of their vigilante justice. 8:00 PM CT CBS

11. Grey’s Anatomy. With Lexie’s help, Meredith tries to get Derek interested in a patient’s rare brain tumor, Callie gets annoyed when Mark and Arizona finally become friends, and Teddy and Alex try to find alternative surgeries for a superficial patient. 8:00 PM CT ABC

12. The Secret Circle. Faye’s ex shows up and becomes interested in Cassie, and Faye plots revenge on the guy responsible for her broken heart. 8:00 PM CT CW

13. The First 48. An elderly Navy veteran is murdered, and two people seen fleeing a shooting could just be witnesses. 8:00 PM CT A&E

14. Project Runway. Part 1 of the finale. Tim Gunn visits the finalists in their homes to check on the progress of their collections. 8:00 PM CT Lifetime

15. College Football. UCLA at Arizona. 8:00 PM CT ESPN

16. The Mentalist. A murdered woman’s body washes up on an island, and Rigsby is a afraid his relationship with a public defender with make thinks awkward with Van Pelt. 9:00 PM CT CBS

17. Private Practice. A woman from Cooper’s past shows up at the practice, a car accident gives a pregnant woman severe memory loss, and Violet and Sheldon disagree. 9:00 PM CT ABC

18. It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia. The gang help others secure resources before a storm, while Frank refuses to buy into all the media hype. 9:00 PM CT FX

19. Bordertown: Laredo. In the first half hour, the LPD cracks down on dealers to get the location of a heroin shipment. In the second half hour, a dealer has twice before thwarted LPD’s efforts at catching him. 9:00 PM CT A&E

20. The Joy Behar Show. Billy Banks is the guest tonight. 9:00 PM CT HLN

21. Jersey Shore. The roommates grow tired of Mike’s antics. 9:00 PM CT MTV

22. The League. Ruxin fears Taco will sleep with the hot au pair he hired for baby Geoffrey, Andre checks out online dating, and Kevin cheats on Jenny. 9:30 PM CT FX

23. After the Runway. Behind the scenes of this week’s part 1 of the finale. 9:30 PM CT Lifetime

24. Conan. The guests tonight include Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Steve Harvey, and Amy Schumer. 10:00 PM CT TBS

What’s Hot on TV Tonight – 2011 World Series, Game 1

The World Series starts tonight, Texas taking on St. Louis. Could there be a better name? The World Series! It just sounds so momentous. Will it be? Check out your other favorite shows at TV-Links.

1. Desperately Seeking Susan. Madonna and Rosanna Arquette star in this movie about a bored housewife who gets more than she bargained for as she looks to make things more interesting by meeting a woman responsible for mysterious personal ads. 9:30 AM CT @Max

2. Rachael Ray. Jeff Probst is the guest today. Syndicated, check local listings.

3. The Ellen DeGeneres Show. Taylor Swift, Abigail Breslin, and Foster the People are the guests today. Syndicated, check local listings.

4. PGA Grand Slam of Golf. Day 2 from Port Royal Course in Southampton, Bermuda. 3:00 PM CT TNT

5. 2011 World Series. Texas Rangers at St. Louis Cardinals in Game 1. 6:30 PM CT Fox

6. Survivor: South Pacific A contestant feels betrayed, and is led to reveal a game-changing secret, and another considers quitting the show. Christine tries to win another duel. 7:00 PM CT CBS

7. Up All Night. Reagan’s birth plan goes up in flames, Chris has a hard time with his decisions to quit his job, and Ava needs to deal with the issues keeping her and Reagan apart. 7:00 PM CT NBC

8. The Middle. Frankie and Mike consider giving up their home and moving to an apartment, Axl fakes being sick to get out of a test, Sue and Brad do a kit about texting and drinking while driving, and Brick recites Shakespeare quotes. 7:00 PM CT ABC

9. Pretty Little Liars. The Halloween before Ali went missing. 7:00 PM CT ABC Family

10. Oprah’s Lifeclass. Learning valuable lessons from mistakes. 7:00 PM CT OWN

11. Suburgatory. Tessa is happy to find excitement when Sheila Shay’s doll collection is stolen, and Dallas and Dalia stay with the Altman when they’re afraid of burglars. 7:30 PM CT ABC

12. Criminal Minds. The children of troubled women go missing in a series of kidnappings in St. Louis, and Rossi’s first wife has some shocking news. 8:00 PM CT CBS

13. Harry’s Law. Harry gives representation to a teacher fired because he failed a student who didn’t believe in evolution, and Ollie helps an ex.. 8:00 PM CT NBC

14. Modern Family. Phil and Haley visit his alma mater, Claire goes out with her brother and Cameron, and Gloria and need to have a delicate discussion with Manny. 8:00 PM CT CW

15. America’s Next Top Model. The models play flag football with professional football players, and supermodel Coco Rocha makes an appearance. 8:00 PM CT CW

16. Ghost Hunters. The team is looking for the actress that killed herself back stage. They continue to explore the Niagra Falls Theater and hear voices all over. They decide it was a male voice and it almost sounded like a conversation. 8:00 PM CT Syfy

17. Work of Art: The Next Great Artist. The artists may think they are on a roll, but Simon De Pury disagrees. A very concerned Simon confronts the artists, calling them out their track towards failure. 8:00 PM CT Bravo

18. Man v. Food Nation. Adam coaches racecar driver Joey Logano through a food competition following a race at Watkins Glen International. Logano takes on the “Atomic Bomb Challenge” at Sticky Lips BBQ. Next, Adam’s off to Campi’s to try a taste of Rochester’s meat sauce drenched sub sandwich called a “steak bomber,” then makes a pit stop at the legendary late night eatery, Nick Tahou’s, where he sinks his teeth into a unique regional delicacy called a “garbage plate.” 8:00 PM CT Travel Channel

19. Happy Endings. Jane trie to help her friends plot out their future according to their dreams, Brad finds it difficult to relate to his boss who doesn’t have a sense of humor, and Dave worries about introducing his new girlfriend to the gang. 8:30 PM CT CW

20. CSI: Crime Scene Investigation. The team looks for a medivac helicopter Brody was in that was hijacked. 9:00 PM CT CBS

21. Law & Order: Special Victims Unit. The detectives are on the case when a visiting Buffalo woman claims she was carjacked while her baby was in the backseat. 9:00 PM CT NBC

22. Revenge. Victoria’s feelings of guilt and a fight with her daughter expose her vulnerabilities, a vindictive Lydia comes back, and Daniel decides to make a big change when he becomes aware that he has been betrayed. 9:00 PM CT ABC

23. Psych. Gus, Shawn, and Woody are murder suspects, but have no memory of the previous night. 9:00 PM CT USA

24. American Horror Story. Vivien learns about the first residents of the house, Ben becomes further unraveled because of his visitor, and Constance and Moira’s history comes to light. 9:00 PM CT FX

25. South Park. A new gossip website picks up some leaked secrets. 9:00 PM CT Comedy Central

26. Fact or Faked. The team has designed a UFO made of aluminum discs. The disc is supposed to follow down a zipline and then release toward an explosion. 9:00 PM CT Syfy

27. Top Chef: Just Desserts. The chef’testants have a challenge this week that will have them going international. Before they get too excited about the prospect of traveling, Gail bursts their bubble and lets them know that they will be preparing a dessert themed around different countries. The twist? The dessert shouldn’t actually be something from that country, but rather should be something sweet and tasty that resembles a meal from the country. 9:00 PM CT Bravo

28. The Joy Behar Show. Rebecca Dana is the guest tonight. 9:00 PM CT HLN

29. The Real World. Alexandra’s boyfriend causes tension during his visit, Frank gets a haircut from Priscilla, and Nate is left in tears after an evening with Priscilla’s family. 9:00 PM CT MTV

30. Nick Swardson’s Pretend Time. The iPhone and the Droid, a local news broadcast, a guy who meets the parents of his girlfriend, and a guy and his dog. 9:00 PM CT Comedy Central

31. Conan. The guests tonight include Tom Selleck, Julianne Hough, and All Time Low. 10:00 PM CT TBS