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TV Junkie: Tina Fey to Host 'SNL'; 3D TV

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Tina Fey will be hosting "Saturday Night Live" this weekend [Photo of Fey at the 2010 SAG Awards By Thomas Attila Lewis]

Tina Fey will be hosting "Saturday Night Live" this weekend [Photo of Fey at the 2010 SAG Awards By Thomas Attila Lewis]
Weekend EditionThe National Association of Broadcasters convention opens this weekend in Las Vegas and one of the biggest topics at the show will be 3D TV. While we don't have a problem donning some uncomfortable plastic shades for a couple hours in the movie theater, we really wonder if photos of the American family enjoying a night of television will feature them with giant, Blublockers-esque shades clamped on their faces for hours at a time. Stranger things have happened. What do you think - by what year will 3D TV be the primary way you watch TV?
Hype? The title of this article, and other press that we've seen, is that Oprah Winfrey is planning a "late night show" on her new network to compete toe-to-toe with David Letterman and Jay Leno but we can't find Oprah actually saying that anywhere. Perhaps you could enlighten us.
Over 100 territories are grabbing up the rights to AMC's "Prisoner" remake - 100 territories should prepare themselves for disappointment.
Daytime Next Week: Here are highlights from Martha Stewart's show: Monday - fashion crafts with Queen Latifah; Tuesday - easy Italian recipes with Mario Batali; Wednesday - cooking NOLA with Rachel Maddow; Thursday - Katherine Heigl paints pots. The Wendy Williams Show will feature: Monday - Jennifer Love Hewitt; Tuesday - Valerie Harper and Katrina of Katrina and the Waves; Wednesday - Benjamin Bratt; Thursday - Marlee Matlin; Friday - Kevin Nealon.
The TV Junkie Plan: Tonight - Bill Maher, "Stargate Universe", "The Soup", Fallon (Jeff Daniels); Saturday - Ship of Fools. "SNL" (Tina Fey hosts!); Sunday - Cycling (Paris Roubaix), "LIFE" x 2 (Hunters, Insects), "Breaking Bad", "Treme" (late night repeat).


8:00pm Real Time With Bill Maher HBO - Musician Billie Joe Armstrong; comic Chris Rock; chef Alice Waters.

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8:00pm Live From Abbey Road Sundance - Lyle Lovett; Doves; Noisettes.

9:00pm Gator 911 CMT - Series Premiere. A 300 pound alligator; an 8-foot long female protecting her nest

9:00pm Dateline NBC NBC - Profiling the "Bling Ring" tonight - the teens that stole millions of dollars’ worth of designer goods from the homes of celebrities like Lindsay Lohan and Orlando Bloom

9:00pm Bill Moyers Journal PBS/KCET - Author Louise Erdrich talks about how her heritage influences her life and work; former U.S. Army Col. Andrew J. Bacevich discusses the war in Afghanistan

9:00pm Jamie Oliver's Food Revolution ABC - Jamie makes a bet that he can teach 1,000 people to cook in one week.

9:00pm Chandon Pictures Sundance - 2 new episodes

9:00pm Funny or Die Presents HBO - "The Slovin & Allen Show"; "Sleeping With Celebrities"; "Designated Driver"; "Playground Politics."

9:00pm Kitchen Nightmares FOX - Chef Ramsay returns to two California restaurants to see if his recommendations are being followed

9:00pm Stargate Universe Syfy - Dr. Rush and Chloe suffer from nightmares following their ordeal on the alien vessel, and Rush suspects a tracking device may have been put on the hull of the ship

9:00pm What Not to Wear TLC - When a nudist decides to wear clothes, she picks things that are either baggy or shapeless.

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9:30pm The Ricky Gervais Show HBO - Ricky and Stephen read passages from Karl's diary; nicknames; "Monkey News."

9:30pm Danger Coast CMT - Series Premiere. A boy dislocates his elbow in a boating accident

10:00pm The Soup E! - TGIF, time for Joel & Co.

10:00pm Friday Night With Jonathan Ross BBC America - Tina Fey; Heston Blumenthal; Aaron Johnson

10:00pm The Life & Times of Tim HBO - Tim finds inspiration at the races from Amy; Tim upsets an elephant trainer.

10:00pm Merlin Syfy - The Once and Future Queen

10:00pm Private Chefs of Beverly Hills Food - Series Premiere. The chefs cook a lunch for both humans and canines when a doggy spa throws a "shower" to woo a new client.

10:00pm The Message TLC - Special Presentation. A person gets a chance to send a message to someone he or she is desperate to find.

11:35pm The Tonight Show With Jay Leno NBC - Animal handler Julie Scardina; actress Mary McCormack;

12:00am The Awkward Comedy Show Comedy Central - Special Presentation. Comics Hannibal Buress, Eric Andre, Baron Vaughn, Marina Franklin and Victor Varnado perform

12:35am Late Night With Jimmy Fallon NBC - Actor Jeff Daniels; actress Olivia Munn; Black Rebel Motorcycle Club performs.

12:45am The Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson CBS - Actor Kunal Nayyar.


7:30pm Boxing HBO - Andre Berto vs. Carlos Quintana, Welterweights

8:15pm Ship of Fools TCM - (1965) Passengers (Vivien Leigh, Simone Signoret, Oskar Werner) on an ocean liner headed from the Americas to Germany reflect a world headed for Nazi influence.

9:00pm Mega Piranha Syfy - Special Presentation. Mutated Amazonian fish eat their way toward Florida

9:30pm 24/7: Mayweather/Mosley HBO - Season Premiere. Training camp opens

10:00pm America's Worst Driver Travel - Drivers compete in scenic but congested Seattle.

11:25pm Saturday Night Live NBC - Host Tina Fey; Justin Bieber performs.


3:00pm Cycling Versus - Paris Roubaix

4:00pm ATP Tennis Tennis - U.S. Clay Court Championships, Final. From Houston

8:00pm Life Discovery - Hunters. The ability to learn from experiences and develop novel solutions to problems has allowed mammals to find prey and avoid being preyed upon.

8:00pm The Amazing Race 16 CBS - Tempers flare when racers put a target on one team; feuds come to a head.

8:00pm Nature - Moment of Impact: Jungle PBS/KCET - Live-action footage, along with high-definition cameras and computer graphics, reveals what happens when animals of astounding ability connect with one another.

9:00pm The Celebrity Apprentice NBC - Both teams must create a commercial starring professional basketball players Clyde Drexler and Scottie Pippen; one team is hindered by several teammates who aren't pulling their weight.

9:00pm Masterpiece Classic PBS/KCET - The Diary of Anne Frank. Anne Frank reflects on her life in a cramped hidden annex during World War II.

9:00pm Life Discovery - Environmen Insects. Insects outnumber all other species put together; profile of the Darwin stag beetle.

9:00pm The Tudors Showtime - Season Premiere. King Henry marries his fifth wife, inspiring jealousy in a trusted courtier.

9:00pm The Pacific HBO - Basilone's celebrity grows on the war bonds tour; Sledge gets his first taste of combat; the 1st Marine Division meets Japanese resist

9:00pm Undercover Boss CBS - Season Finale. When the president of 1-800-Flowers works under cover, he is surprised by customers' perception of the brand.

9:00pm Brandy & Ray J: A Family Business VH1 - Series Premiere. Sonja wants Brandy and Ray J to start handling more of the business.

10:00pm Breaking Bad Discovery - Walt loses control, endangering his job and relationships; Hank throws himself into his investigation; Jesse has a new plan.

10:00pm Hoarding: Buried Alive TLC - Two women seek help for their compulsive hoarding problems.

10:00pm Army Wives Lifetime - Season Premiere. Denise and Frank face the aftermath of the gunshot fired in their home; Trevor and Roxy look forward to the arrival of their baby.

10:00pm Basketball Wives VH1 - Series Premiere. Shaunie O'Neal returns to Miami for a night out.

10:00pm Treme HBO - Series Premiere. A New Orleans neighborhood celebrates its first second-line parade since Hurricane Katrina

10:00pm Madhouse History - Season Finale

10:30pm What Chilli Wants VH1 - Series Premiere. Chilli seeks help from Tionna Smalls

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"Treme" premieres on HBO on Sunday, here's an interview with series star Wendell Pierce: