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TV Junkie: A Date With Don Draper; TNT to Twitter NBA; Pre-Summer ABC Blow-Out

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Jon Hamm for sale on eBay


Jon Hamm for sale on eBay
Jon Hamm aka Don Draper aka Dr. Drew Baird is available for a date ......for charity. Paul Rudd, Kevin Smith, Nathan Fillion, Patrick Duffy, David Schwimmer, Julianna Margulies and others are also available for dates so take your checkbook to the Adrienne Shelley Foundation website who is auctioning off these wonderful people on eBay.In its upcoming "40 Games in 40 Nights" NBA coverage, TNT will be using Twitter and Facebook to augment their live footage and commentary and has even shot ads highlighting their presence in those social media spaces.

ABC is launching what were to be Summer season shows a month or more early, meaning during the second half of May: "Here Come the Newlyweds", "Wipeout," "The Goode Family," "The Superstars," "I Survived a Japanese Game Show," "Dating in the Dark," "Bachelorette," "Here Come the Newlyweds."

Sorry, but tonight is all about NBC comedy.

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The TV Junkie Plan: "The Office", "Parks & Recreation", "The Office", "30 Rock", "Krod Mandoon and the Flaming Sword of Fire"

8:00pm SoCal Connected PBS/KCET - Too Many Schools, Too Few Students?

8:00pm Survivor: Tocantins CBS - Old alliances crumble as the newly merged tribe begins to scheme

8:00pm In The Motherhood ABC - Jane decides to become a bully at work; Rosemary wants to get her '80s band back together

8:00pm The Office NBC - Jim faces off with Charles

8:30pm Parks & Recreation NBC - Series Premiere

9:00pm The Office NBC - The Michael Scott Paper Company

9:00pm American Chopper TLC - Season Premiere

9:00pm Stevie Wonder In Performance at the White House: The Library of Congress Gershwin Prize PBS/KCET - President Barack Obama presents the prize to singer Stevie Wonder

9:00pm Hell's Kitchen FOX - Each chef must use 14 ingredients to create a dish to impress chef Ramsay; one chef is sent to the medic.

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9:30pm 30 Rock NBC - TGS employees worry about upcoming budget cuts

10:00pm Harper's Island CBS - Series Premiere

10:00pm Fine Cut: KCET's Festival of Student Film PBS/KCET - Warrior Queen; Hard Lines; Blood Debts; Movie Night

10:00pm Krod Mandoon and the Flaming Sword of Fire Comedy Central - Series Premiere

10:00pm Southland NBC - Series Premiere

10:00pm The Beast A&E - Barker tries to take down an Irish crime family that controls a section of Chicago.