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TV Junkie: RIP Farrah Fawcett; 'Bruno' on Conan Tonight; Teens Still Watch TV

'Bruno' will be on Conan tonight (NBC at 11:35pm)
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Farrah Fawcett passed away today in Los Angeles at age 62. Although she gained a lot of notoriety from her role on "Charlie's Angels", a hugely popular swimsuit poster, and a disoriented appearance on "The Late Show With David Letterman" in 1997, Fawcett was a truly gifted actress (rent Extremeties or The Apostle) - rest in peace Farrah.
Conan might have his hands full tonight with the appearance of Sacha Baron Cohen as "Bruno". Cohen has pushed censors a few times during appearances on late night TV, let's see how well this goes over in an earlier time slot.
Hey Hollywood (and world), teens still watch TV and even read newspapers according to a new report from Nielsen. When they recall advertising, they _like_ it - so keep buying those ads and supporting newspapers, we need them.
Tonight is Fellini night on TCM. Anytime you come to your senses and decide to not watch regular TV programming, we suggest that you check out any of the incredible Fellini films that TCM is running tonight.The TV Junkie Plan: "La Strada", "Juliet of the Spirits", "She's Got the Look", "Tosh.0", "The Daily Show", Conan, Fallon

5:00pm La Strada TCM - (1954) A carnival brute (Anthony Quinn) mistreats his witless waif assistant (Giulietta Masina), who meets a friendly aerialist (Richard Basehart)

7:00pm Juliet of the Spirits TCM - (1965) Federico Fellini's surrealistic account of a housewife who is told by a psychic that her husband has been unfaithfu