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TV Junkie: A Drop of 'True Blood' Begins; Discovery Deaths

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"Deadliest Catch" is back with a new episode tonight at 9pm on Discovery - video teaser at end of post


"Deadliest Catch" is back with a new episode tonight at 9pm on Discovery - video teaser at end of post
"True Blood" fans, the first of five minisodes have begun running on TV.Yahoo.com, where they will run initially before being distributed to HBO.com and the"True Blood" Facebook page. The minisodes are entirely new, with scenes that can’t be found in past or future seasons and are part of the (incredibly successful) effort at building anticipation for the premiere of the new season on June 13.
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First it was Captain Phil from "Deadliest Catch", now it's "American Logger" David McLaughlin who has died - it seems that to be a player in Discovery network programs is a dangerous thing, watch out Sarah Palin, you could be next.
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New York City will be charging for film permits for the first time ever since their film office was established in 1966. At a mere $300 a pop, it makes one wonder how much money could actually be generated by this new fee.
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Dr. Drew has weighed in on the cast of "Jersey Shore", check out the vid at the end of the post.
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The TV Junkie Plan: "Attack of the Show", "Deadliest Catch", "Justified", "Chelsea Lately", Letterman (Courtney Love, Hole), Fallon7:00pm Attack of the Show! G4 - Skywalker ranch tour; actors Damon Lindelof and Carlton Cuse.

7:30pm NBA Basketball TNT - Oklahoma City Thunder at Los Angeles Lakers

8:00pm The Biggest Loser NBC - The remaining seven contestants head to Dallas to inspire Texans to live healthier lives; a wild challenge involves wrangling calves; the elimination leaves one player feeling lonely.

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8:00pm Dancing With the Stars ABC - The remaining contestants compete in a swing dance marathon; Melissa Etheridge performs; Benise performs; another contestant is eliminated.

8:00pm 90210 The CW - Silver meets Teddy's father (Ryan O'Neal); Liam and his father try to rebuild their relationship; Debbie and Harry discuss their recent problems

8:00pm American Idol FOX - The six remaining finalists perform Shania Twain songs after being mentored by the singer

9:00pm Deadliest Catch Discovery - Phil and Sig's experiment in trading junior deckhands comes to a close on the third week of hunting King crab.

9:00pm Frontline PBS/KCET - The Vaccine War. Touted by public health scientists and clinicians as one of the greatest achievements of modern medicine, concern grows among parents over vaccination safety.

9:00pm NCIS: Los Angeles CBS - LAPD liaison Marty Deeks helps the team find an infamous socialite connected to a Navy officer's murder.

9:00pm Glee FOX - Kurt sets his dad up with an unexpected partner; April (Kristin Chenoweth) returns to save the glee club.

10:00pm Parenthood NBC - Kristina goes back to work, leaving Adam in charge of the household for the weekend; Sarah runs into an ex

10:00pm The Battle for Late Night A&E - Great documentary on all the behind-the-scenes action from the beginning of late night television until today. From Don Rickles to David Letterman, the whole history is there.

10:00pm Justified FX - After foiling an apparent hit on Ava, Raylan finds she may not have been the killers actual target.

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10:00pm V ABC - Erica, Father Jack and Hobbes realize the Vs know the names of the Fifth Column members

10:00pm 9 by Design Bravo - Friends and family gather to celebrate the new baby's christening.

10:00pm Independent Lens PBS/KCET - A community outside of Cairo, Egypt, recycles 80 percent of the trash collected.

10:00pm The Good Wife CBS - Alicia debates whether or not to use personal information to her advantage when she takes on her former boss in the courtroom

10:00pm Food Party IFC - Season Premiere

10:00pm Survivors BBC America - A new strain of the virus is loose, making the Lab's search for a vaccine more important than ever; Whittaker leads the group to a final showdown with Landry.

10:00pm Chopped Food - Three of the four chefs make mistakes with jumbo shrimp in the appetizer basket; a cut of beef presents a challenge

10:00pm The Hills MTV - Season Premiere

10:30pm Dinner with the Band IFC - Season Premiere

10:30pm The City MTV - Season Premiere

11:00pm Chelsea Lately E! - Round-table participants include John Caparulo, Whitney Cummings and Bobby Lee.

11:35pm Late Show With David Letterman CBS - Singer Courtney Love; actor Michael Caine; Hole performs.

11:35pm The Tonight Show With Jay Leno NBC - Reality TV personality Jessica Simpson; actor Jackie Earle Haley; Dierks Bentley performs.

12:05am Jimmy Kimmel Live ABC - Actor Dominic Monaghan; the latest celebrity eliminated from "Dancing With the Stars"; Civil Twilight performs.

12:35am Late Night With Jimmy Fallon NBC - Actor Brendan Fraser; actress Rebecca Hall; The Whigs perform.

A new episode from the new season of Discovery's "Deadliest Catch":