Tonight on the Tube: Glee, Modern Family & Cougar Town
December 9, 2009 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.

"1" Comment

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

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