Tonight on the Tube: Glee, Modern Family & Cougar Town

by Jason the TVaholic on December 9, 2009

in Tonight on the Tube

News & Notes

Get Glee: The Music, Volume 2 at AmazonTonight, ABC has the Barbara Walters Presents: The 10 Most Fascinating People of 2009 and FOX has the first season fall finale of Glee.

Over on cable, Bravo has the sixth season finale of Top Chef: Las Vegas, Discovery Channel has a Is It True? Ghost Videos & Trick Shots special, Food Network has the seventh season finale of Dinner: Impossible, History has the first season finale of MysteryQuest, MTV has the 18th season finale of The Real World/Road Rules Challenge, and Sundance has the second season premiere of Spectacle: Elvis Costello With…

In late night, G4 has the series premiere of Campus PD.

Prime Picks

The New Adventures of Old Christine (CBS): New. Christine learns that her son has been bullying some kids at school, so she sets out to apologize to the woman she tormented in school.
Gary Unmarried (CBS): New. Sasha learns what problems come along with dating a divorced man after Allison interrupts their first date.

Glee (FOX): Fall Finale. Quinn’s secret comes to light and Will makes a big decision. This is what the season has been building towards all season. How excited are you to see what happens?

CSI: NY (CBS): New. A 911 call leads the CSIs to a really old corpse in a vacant penthouse.

Solid Selections

Shrek the Halls (ABC): Repeat. Shrek just wants to have a cozy Christmas at home, but everyone seems to be getting in the way of his plans.
The Middle (ABC): New. Mike is taking control of the Heck family Christmas so Frankie can prepare for a solo at Midnight mass.

Modern Family (ABC): New. Cameron and Mitchell take Lily to get her first picture with Santa. Claire and Phil are taking away Christmas after the kids get into some trouble.
Cougar Town (ABC): New. A wealthy man attempts to get the attention of Jules by pretending to be interested in a really expensive home. Runs 31 minutes.

nip/tuck (FX): New. Christian and Sean get an unexpected visitor. Runs 61 minutes. Plays twice.

Other Options

  • Criminal Minds (CBS): New. The team is working without Hotch, who is taking a leave of absence, to solve a group of home invasions.
  • Dinner: Impossible (Food Network): New. Guy Fieri surprises Robert with an extreme challenge. Plays again later.
  • MythBusters (Discovery Channel): New. The team takes a look at an old gun-slinging story. Plays again later. Last week’s episode replays right before.

Sports Notes

  • ESPN has NBA action with the Chicago Bulls at the Atlanta Hawks followed by college basketball action.
  • ESPN2 has doubleheader college basketball action.

Late Night

  • It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia (FX): Repeat. Last Thursday’s episode, “Mac and Charlie Write a Movie,” replays.
  • Men of a Certain Age (TBS): Repeat. The “Pilot” episode that played on TNT this past Monday replays on the sister cabler.

TV Marathons

Bravo has 14 episodes of Top Chef: Las Vegas.
Discovery Channel has five episodes of Wrecks to Riches.
Hallmark Channel has six Christmas/Holiday themed TV movies today.
Oxygen has 22 episodes of Roseanne.
Spike has eight hours of CSI: Crime Scene Investigation episodes.
Syfy has eight episodes of Jericho early.
USA has six episodes of NCIS.

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1 sprspndx December 9, 2009 at 12:18 pm

http://tv.ign.com/articles/104/1049416p1.html

Wanted your take on this. Thought maybe you could cover this on the podcast.

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