News & Notes
On cable tonight, A&E has the fourth season premiere of Parking Wars, BET has the series premiere of Being Terry Kennedy and the Hip Hop Awards ‘10, Bravo has the fourth season finale of Flipping Out, Comedy Central has the series premiere of Nick Swardson’s Pretend Time, Discovery Channel has the second season finale of Swords: Life on the Line, Food Network has the second season premiere of Private Chefs of Beverly Hills, MTV has the second season finale of Teen Mom, and Nat Geo Wild has the series premiere of Zoo Confidential.
Glee (FOX): New. Finn and Rachel decide to not do well in a competition so that Sam will when. Run 61 minutes.
Stargate Universe (Syfy): New. The crew come across another ship with many similarities to Destiny, which may hold some keys to getting them home. Plays again later. Last week’s episode, “Aftermath,” replays right before.
Sons of Anarchy (FX): New. A rat at St. Thomas must be dealt with in order for the Sons to protect their territory. Runs 61 minutes. Plays again later twice.
No Ordinary Family (ABC): New. Jim and George are trying to track down a group that is robbing weddings after Stephanie’s ring gets stolen. Adam wants his sister to use her ability to find out if a girl likes him.
Life Unexpected (The CW): New. A couple of characters from One Tree Hill crossover into the episode, in a way that makes sense. And, the episode is very good, but I have a small problem with this show now inhabiting the same wacky TV world that OTH hales from.
The Good Wife (CBS): New. Alicia and Glenn get into it over a case. Alicia’s brother visits after some comments about Peter go viral.
- Caprica (Syfy): New Lacy botches a mission. The Adama brothers are enlisted to help intimidate board members of Daniel‘s former company, as they plan to retake it. Plays again later.
- Melissa & Joey (ABC Family): New. Lennox is dating the mayor’s son, who turns out to not be a very good influence. Runs 30 minutes. The previous episode replays after and the two before that replay right before tonight’s new episode. ABC Family has picked the show up for another season.
- NCIS (CBS): New. An American officer is killed on a British ship and the team investigates.
- NCIS: Los Angeles (CBS): New. The team attempts to find the daughter of a naval commander that looks to have been buried alive.
- One Tree Hill (The CW): New. Nathan is pondering the idea of retiring from the NBA. Chase learns something about Alex that is a secret.
- Parenthood (NBC): New. Kristina wants Adam to go with her to a support group for Asperger‘s. Sarah does really well running a booth for the shoe company.
- Raising Hope (FOX): New. Jimmy tries to organize a family photo to include Hope. FOX has picked the show up for a full season.
- TBS has MLB Playoffs with the Texas Rangers at the Tampa Bay Rays.
- Terriers (FX): Repeat. Last Wednesday’s episode, “Manifest Destiny,” replays.
Oxygen has eight episodes of The Bad Girls Club.
USA has 18 episodes of Law & Order: Special Victims Unit.