Tonight on the Tube: Feasting on Asphalt with Alton Brown

by Jason the TVaholic on August 19, 2006

in Tonight on the Tube

Alton Brown - I'm Just Here for the Food: Version 2.0Tonight you can watch the entire four part series Feasting on Asphalt on Food Network. Alton has stopped in at some truly wonderful eateries along his journey. Tonight he heads for California. Where will he stop next? Have you been watching this program? What has been your favorite pit stop along the way?

Prime Picks

Cast Away (ABC): Released 2000. Tom Hanks as a guy stuck on an island by himself for four years. Runs three hours.

Solid Selections

Ghost Whisperer (CBS): Repeat. A ghost that believes that Melinda’s neighbor killed his granddaughter is haunting the neighbor.

CSI: Miami (CBS): Repeat. IRS agents are winding up dead and the team investigates.

Crossing Jordan (NBC): Repeat. Jordan wakes up to find her former boyfriend dead and the gun in her hand.

Cable Choices

Feasting on Asphalt (Food Network): Repeat. Part three of the four part series with Alton Brown traveling the country via motorcycle checking out what is out there to eat on the road. Parts one and two play right before this.

Feasting on Asphalt (Food Network): New. Part four of this four part series. In this one it is “California or Bust.”

Ace of Cakes (Food Network): New. Watch a couple of episodes of Duff Goldman showing you some seriously sweet cake artistry.

Other Options

  • Mystery Woman: Oh Baby (Hallmark): Released 2006. Kellie Martin as a bookstore owner who solves a few mysteries on the side. In this one a baby is left in the store and she must figure out why.
  • World Poker Tour (Travel Channel): Watch the Battle of Champions IV, plays three times over the course of the day.

Sports Notes

  • ABC has a WNBA playoff game.
  • CBS has third round coverage of the PGA Championship at Medinah.
  • ESPN has Little League World Series play all day.
  • ESPN2 has a WNBA playoff game.
  • FOX has MLB action.
  • Golf Channel has the second round of the Boeing Greater Seattle Classic Champions Tour golf tournament.

Late Night

  • MADtv (FOX): Repeat. Sketches include parodies of a wedding movie and the penguin marching movie.
  • Saturday Night Live (NBC): Repeat. Host Alec Baldwin with musical guest Shakira.

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