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What’s Hot on TV Tonight – More X-Factor Auditions

20110928-054405.jpgThere are even more X-Factor auditions tonight. I have to say so far the talent coming out is impressive, and similar to American Idol, they have some great back stories to go along with their talent. I expect more tonight. Check out your other favorite shows at TV-Links.

1. The View. The guests today is Bill O’Reilly. This ought to be interesting, since both Whoopi Goldberg and Joy Behar stormed off the stage during his last appearance. 10:00 AM CT ABC.

2. Apollo 13. Even though we know how this ends, this drama starring Tom Hanks, Bill Paxton, and Kevin Bacon as astronauts on a doomed flight is nevertheless enthralling. 10:00 AM CT Encore Wam

3. The Talk. Kris Jenner and Sheryl Underwood are cohorts today, and Jean Smart and Michael E. Knight are among the guests today. 1:00 PM CT CBS

4. The Ellen DeGeneres Show. Simon Cowell, Paula Abdul, Antonio Reid, Nicole Scherzinger, Steve Jones, Luke Bryan, and Jarle Bernhoft are the guests today. Syndicated, check local listings.

5. 50 First Dates. Adam Sandler and Drew Barrymore fall in love again … and again … and again … thanks to her amnesia. 5:30 PM CT 50 First Dates

6. Survivor: South Pacific One contestant shares a shocking secret, and another fakes hanging the immunity idol to be spared being voted off. 7:00 PM CT CBS

7. Up All Night. Chris wants Reagan to bring more excitement to the relationship, and Ava gets upset about her ex getting married. 7:00 PM CT NBC

8. The Middle. Axl tries Sue, who is now at the same high school with him, and Mike meets when Brick’s new teacher when he finds out he’s being allowed to skip gym class. 7:00 PM CT ABC

9. H8R. Kim Kardashian meets with a hater. 8:00 PM CT CW

10. X-Factor. Night three of the auditions. 7:00 PM CT Fox

11. Free Agents. Stephen wants Emma’s help with a big campaign pitch, and Alex isn’t happy when Helen becomes attracted to her therapist. 7:30 PM CT NBC

12. Suburgatory. Series Premiere. Tessa and her dad move from NYC to the suburbs, and experience culture shock. 7:30 PM CT ABC

13. Criminal Minds. A series of Oklahoma murders are investigated by the BAU team, and JJ and Prentiss get the cold shoulder from Reid. 8:00 PM CT CBS

14. Harry’s Law. D.A. Remmick tells the cops to harass Harry and plant evidence on Eric, Cassie and Oliver search for info to help Harry’s case, and Harry requests that Tommy deal with the press. 8:00 PM CT NBC

15. Modern Family. Gloria is irritated with Jay’s relationship with the dog, Phil and Luke try their luck with a tightrope, and Cameron does a juice fast. 8:00 PM CT CW

16. America’s Next Top Model. The models are taught how to be a celebrity personality by Kristin Cavallari, are interviewed by Mario Lopez, then must model on stilts. 8:00 PM CT CW

17. Ghost Hunters. The team heads up creaky stairs to a musicians loft within a house that already looks haunted. Evidently there have been reports that a face has been seen floating from the loft. They’re trying to disprove that the floating head could simply be a reflection so they turn on a light. All of a sudden the light turns off on its own. 8:00 PM CT Syfy

18. Man v. Food Nation. Adam experiences some of the best street-vendor food America has to offer, then assist Big Dawg with the Rabbit Burrito Challenge. 8:00 PM CT Travel Channel

19. Happy Endings. Trying to turn her life around, Penny buys a condo. Jane convinces Dave and Alex to finally be honest with each other. 8:30 PM CT CW

20. CSI: Crime Scene Investigation. They team needs to decide which of the three people confession to killing a family are telling the truth. 9:00 PM CT CBS

21. Law & Order: Special Victims Unit. Detectives Benson and Tutola dig up a basketball star’s past looking into sex abuse charges of his ex-coach. 9:00 PM CT NBC

22. Revenge. Emily sets up her next target, a former friend of the family testifies against her dad, and Victoria tries to dig up more info on Emily. 9:00 PM CT ABC

23. Paranormal Witness. A girl and her mother are cooking dinner and simply catching up on their day. All of a sudden they hear loud, heavy footsteps above them. Another mother is putting her baby son down for a morning nap in their new home. She then goes to the kitchen to start preparing lunch. She and her husband then hear the tune of Twinkle Twinkle Little Star over the baby monitor, but there is nothing in the baby’s room that could produce that music. 9:00 PM CT Syfy

24. Top Chef: Just Desserts. The chefs are challenged to create Beastie-Boy-inspired desserts for an event on the street. 9:00 PM CT Bravo

25. Confessions: Animal Hoarding. It could be too many reality s hows at once when a ghost hunter hordes, and a woman with head trauma has too many cats and raccoon. 9:00 PM CT Animal Planet

26. Dance Moms. Abby’s dancers must prove that they can win in the National Title Competition; Melissa leaves the competition early to go on vacation. 9:00 PM CT Lifetime


27. The Real World. Season premiere. When seven strangers room together in San Diego, two of the roommates are already hooking up. 9:00 PM CT MTV

28. Conan. Seth Rogen, Kid Cudi, and Daryl Hall are the guests tonight. 10:00 PM CT TBS

29. The Tonight Show with Jay Leno. The guests tonight include Ed Helms, Deena Nicole Cortese, and Lisa Hannigan. 10:35 PM CT NBC

What’s Hot on TV Tonight – Parenthood Hits Home

There’s just something about the show Parenthood. It always seems to have an episode that I really need to see, something that always seems to hit home with me. Tonight, Sarah tries to still be a part of new independent Amber’s life, and with a son in his first year of college, I don’t need to say anymore. Also, Crosby is concerned how Jasmine will fit in with the family not that she’s dating again. Catch up with all the TV you may have missed at TV-Links.

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Whats Hot on TV Tonight – Two and a Half Men

Can Two and a Half Men keep the success going? Everyone was talking last week about the season premiere sans Charlie Sheen and with Ashton Kutcher. It was a hilarious season premiere. Can they keep up with the success? I’m hoping so. Mike & Molly is back tonight right after Men, too. And a special note to ABC: I am eschewing The Chew. Catch up on other TV you may have missed at TV-Links.

1. Live with Regis and Kelly. Guests include Melissa McCarthy, Cloris Leachman, and Blake Shelton. Syndicated, check local listings.

2. Hallmark Block with Martha, Emeril, and More. Hallmark is premiering an exciting morning block of programming. It starts out with The Martha Stewart Show, is followed by the new Emeril’s Table, Martha Bakes, Mad Hungry with Lucinda Scala Quinn, and Petkeeping with Marc Marrone. 9:00 AM Hallmark.

3. Foul Play. Chevy Chase and Goldie Hawn team up to intervene in a plot to assassinate the Pope. 11:00 AM CT CMT

4. The Ellen DeGeneres Show. Wanda Sykes, Joe Jonas, and Julianne Hough and Kenny Wormald are today’s guests. Syndicated, check local listings.

5. Meatballs.

6. How I Met Your Mother. When Ted runs in an ex he was unfaithful to, he trie to make amends. Barnet gets a bet going with Marshall and Lily. 7:00 PM CT CBS

7. Sing Off. The second set of groups perform in front of the judges for the first time. 7:00 PM CT NBC

8. Dancing with the Stars. The stars take on the jive and the quickstep. 7:00 PM CT ABC

9. Gossip Girl. Serena errs at work. Chuck, Nate, and Serena go to a Hollywood Hills party, Blake and Louis have wedding planning snafus, and Dan wants to prevent a magazine from publishing a book excerpt. 7:00 PM CT CW

10. Terra Nova. Series premiere. The Shannon family goes back in time in a pilgrimage to settle the Terra Nova colony. 8:00 PM CT Fox

11. The Lying Game. Sutton could get lucky with the information she’s looking for, and Alec visits Eduardo in the ICU. 7:00 PM CT ABC Family

12. Basketball Wives LA. The ladies dress down Draya for missing Jackie’s wedding, and Imani wants to get back in the game. 7:00 PM CT VH1

13. 2 Broke Girls. Caroline moves along Max’s breakup with Robbie, trying to be helpful. 7:30 PM CT CBS

14. NFL Football. Washington Redskins at Dallas Cowboys. 7:30 PM CT ESPN

15. Two and a Half Men. Walden’s ex, Bridget (Judy Greer), shows up. 8:00 PM CT CBS

15. Hart of Dixie. Dr. Zoe Hart gets turned down for the fellowship she was counting on and decides to go to work at a stranger’s small Alabama medical practice. 8:00 PM CT CW

16. American Chopper: Senior vs. Junior. In the aftermath of the settlement, Senior tries to commission a painting from Mikey, OCC starts a hybrid seed company build, and PJD does a medical technology company build. 8:00 PM CT Discovery

17. The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills. Adrienne, Paul, and Kim go to the last game of the season, and Kyle hosts a charity cocktail party. 8:00 PM CT Bravo

18. Wrong Turn: The Kati Kim Story. A family vacation during Thanksgiving comes to a struggle for survival. 8:00 PM CT Animal Planet

19. The Bad Girls Club. The new Bad Girl crashes the party, and the others deal with the events that had Priscilla leave. 8:00 PM CT Oxygen

20. Mike & Molly. Season Premiere. Fresh off their engagement, Molly wants to start wedding planning, but Mike would rather go fishing with friends. 8:30 PM CT CBS

21. Hawaii Five-0. Lori WEston, who has great profiling skills, joins the team to be sure McGarrett and the others follow Gov. Denning’s new rules, and a teenage paddleboard champion gets abducted. 9:00 PM CT CBS

22. The Playboy Club. While the girls train for a cover girl contest, secrets are exposed. Nick finds support from Mayor Daley when he runs for district attorney. 9:00 PM CT NBC

23. Castle. Castle and Becket suspect a vigilante in a costume is behind the an ex-con’s mysterious murder. 9:00 PM CT TNT

24. Alphas. The Alphas team is taking on their hardest project yet as they go up against their nemesis in Red Flag. Dr. Rosen realizes that his daughter is now caught up in the mission and is being followed by Red Flag. 9:00 PM CT Syfy

25. Most Eligible Dallas. Courtney takes on an awkward invite for a double date, and the whole group goes to a concert together. 9:00 PM CT Bravo

26. Cake Boss. In the first half hour, Buddy is commissioned to make a chandelier cake that needs to hang upside down like the real think, and baby Carlo’s christening. In the second half hour, Buddy creates a huge dinosaur cake for a museum wedding, and Buddy proposes to Lisa again. 9:00 PM CT TLC

27. Hair Battle Spectacular. The contestants have a good vs. evil battle when split into superheroes and villains, and Fingaz makes a retune as judge. 9:00 PM CT Oxygen

28. Weeds. Nancy is betrayed by Silas, and Doug and Whit create a plan to keep the hedge fund going. 9:00 PM CT Showtime

29. The Big C. Lee’s passing inspires Cathy, Paula tries something new with the insurance agency, and Adam and Dr. Todd connect. 9:30 PM CT Showtime

30. Conan. Taylor Lautner, Kevin Hart, and Neal Brennan are the guests. 10:00 PM CT TBS

31. Late Show with David Letterman. The guests tonight include Seth Rogen, Poppy Montgomery, and Fleet Foxes. 10:35 PM CT CBS

What’s Hot on TV Tonight – The Amazing Race Season Premiere

WHOTV.jpgFresh off their Emmy win, The Amazing Race is back. It looks like there will already by head-shaking moments in just this first leg, as one team is already losing passports. Although I shouldn’t talk. We were in the driveway waiting to leave to take my son to college, and he suddenly couldn’t find his passport. I think if I was on TAR I’d be so paranoid about it I’d be checking for it every five minutes, just to make sure it’s there. Catch up on your other favorite shows and head to TV-Links. Continue reading What’s Hot on TV Tonight – The Amazing Race Season Premiere

What’s Hot on TV Tonight – RIP All My Children

WHOTV.jpgIt’s finally here. The last episode of All My Children. ABC has carried out their threat, killing off the show to put The Chew on instead. In this, they aren’t respecting the fans much at all. These people are like family to us. I’ve been watching Erica Kane since she was a bratty teenager. Look how far she’s come! I’ll admit, they paid it homage for the past few months, but it doesn’t make up for taking it away. Goodbye, All My Children. You will be missed. Catch up on your other favorite shows you  may  have missed at TV-Links. Continue reading What’s Hot on TV Tonight – RIP All My Children