Sunday on TV: The Glades, Episodes S.2 Premiere, The Newsroom & More

News & Notes

Get The Glades Season 2 on DVD at AmazonOn cable tonight, BET has the BET Awards 2012, CMT has a Ron White Tribute to the Troops special, and the first season finale of Head Games, History has the series premiere of Shark Wranglers, TLC has a couple My Big Fat American Gypsy Wedding specials, and Showtime has the eighth season premiere of Weeds and the second season premiere of Episodes.

In late night, Bravo has a 10 Things That Make Me Happy special.

Prime Picks

The Simpsons (FOX): Repeat. The “Them, Robot” episode from this past season replays, where Mr. Burns replaces many of the workers at the plant with robots.

The Glades (A&E): New. A murder puts Jim in the middle of a feud between some boardwalk restaurants and some food trucks. Jennifer takes a big interest in Jim’s cases. Plays again later. The previous two episodes replays earlier this morning.

The Newsroom (HBO): New. Mac takes over creating “News Night”. Charlie doesn’t want Reese secretly meeting with Will. Plays twice.

Other Options

  • Army Wives (Lifetime): New. A friend of Trevor arrives at Fort Marshall to have surgery. Denise is trying to get past the shooting. Plays again later.
  • Awkward. (MTV): Repeats. The season one finale and this past Thursday night’s season two premiere replay.
  • Drop Dead Diva (Lifetime): New. Jane takes the case of a woman in an arranged marriage with the Prince of Bhutan. Kim and Parker help Eric’s teacher. Plays again later.
  • Episodes (Showtime): Season Premiere. The show picks up four months after the events of season one, as “Pucks” is about to make its fall premiere. Sean gets a nice birthday surprise. Plays again later. I just love everything about this show, the pacing, the riffing on bringing British shows to America, and Matt LeBlanc. Did you watch season one? Will you be tuning in to season two?
  • Falling Skies (TNT): New. Ben and Hal try to help some kids while out on patrol. Matt and other kids end up in danger. Plays again later. The previous episode replays earlier today. I remain very intrigued by what is going on with Ben tonight.
  • Longmire (A&E): New. Several Cheyenne foster children go missing and Walt and his deputies investigate. Plays twice and again later twice. The previous three episodes replays earlier today.
  • The Next Food Network Star (Food Network): New. The remaining contestants must create adult and kid friendly beach side dishes. Plays again later.

Sports Notes

  • ESPN has Sunday Night Baseball action with the New York Mets at the Los Angeles Dodgers.
  • TBS has MLB action today with the Chicago White Sox at the New York Yankees.

Sunday TV Marathons

A&E has eight episodes of Criminal Minds.
Centric has 22 episodes of 227.
Discovery Channel has 13 episodes of MythBusters.
Hallmark Channel has 48 episodes of We Love Lucy.
ION has 11 episodes of Leverage tonight.
TNT has six episodes of Law & Order early.
TV One has 12 episodes of Martin tonight.
USA Network has 12 episodes of NCIS.

What are you most looking forward to watching Sunday on TV?

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