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TV Junkie: 'Chuck' Flashmobs Organizing; Conan on '60 Minutes'; Alice Waters on Martha

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"Chuck" fans will be uniting to flashmob various cities this Monday.


"Chuck" fans will be uniting to flashmob various cities this Monday.
"Chuck" fans should know that a fansite is organizing flashmobs in an attempt to save the show this Monday. The cities to be mobbed are (at least): San Diego, Chicago, Philadelphia, and Seattle. Nothing yet planned for LA but if you like the show, spread the word to your friends in the target cities.
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As LAist reported earlier this week, Conan O'Brien will be featured in an interview on Sunday's "60 Minutes" (CBS, 7pm). We're not sure what he will be able to say due to his separation agreement with NBC, so don't expect him to give the network the thrashing it deserves - some quotes from the interview are already available here. On a related note, other comedians on TV this weekend will include the multi-talented Mike Birbiglia on Letterman tonight, and "Monty Python" veteran John Cleese on "The Graham Norton Show" this Saturday at 10pm on BBC America.
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Last night's "Parks and Recreation" was pretty darn good we thought, NBC sent us embeds of deleted scenes which we've included at the end of this post.
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Slow food enthusiasts should set their Tivos to record Monday's "Martha Stewart Show" as Alice Waters and three chefs featured in her latest book, "In the Green Kitchen," appear: spicy collard greens and classic corn muffins with Scott Peacock, healthy spinach and citrus-chard side dishes from Bryant Terry, plus tender Tokyo turnips and garlicky kale crostini with Cal Peternell. Yum! [Monday, NBC, 2pm]
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The TV Junkie Plan: Tonight - BIll Maher, "Funny or Die", "Ricky Gervais Show", "Party Down", "Gravity", Letterman (David Beckham, Mike Birbiglia, the Hold Steady), Ferguson (Lauren Graham). Saturday - Liege Bastogne Liege, "Doctor Who", Graham Norton (John Cleese). Sunday - "60 Minutes" (Conan O'Brien), "The Tudors", "Pacific", "Breaking Bad".Tonight

8:00pm Who Do You Think You Are? NBC - Spike Lee heads to Georgia and Texas to take a deeper look into his family history.

8:00pm Real Time With Bill Maher HBO - Journalist Ross Douthat; TV host Chris Matthews; economist Laura Tyson; former U.N. ambassador John Bolton; Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-N.Y.).

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8:00pm I Shouldn't Be Alive Animal Planet - Season Finale. A man gets trapped in an avalanche in the Carpathian mountains of Transylvania.

9:00pm Say Yes to the Dress TLC - A bride's father doubles her budget after she can't find the dress she wants for $5,000; a police officer seeks a Spanish-style gown; a conflicted woman tries on her ball gown at the first fitting.

9:00pm Stargate Universe Syfy - Trapped beneath the ruins the group must find a way out before destiny leaves the galaxy.

9:00pm Funny or Die Presents HBO - "Just 3 Boyz"; "Holdup"; "I've Had Some Drinks."

9:30pm The Ricky Gervais Show HBO - Karl answers questions

10:00pm The Life & Times of Tim HBO - Season Finale

10:00pm Party Down Starz - More catering shenanigans in LA, good stuff!

10:00pm The Soup E! - Get caught up on a week of TV and culture with plenty of snark

10:00pm Merlin Syfy - Beauty and the Beast

10:00pm Friday Night With Jonathan Ross BBC America - Demi Moore; Robert Downey, Jr.; Gwyneth Paltrow; Louie Spence

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10:30pm Gravity Starz - Another new episode, should be great

11:35pm Late Show With David Letterman CBS - Professional soccer player David Beckham; comic Mike Birbiglia; the Hold Steady performs.

11:35pm The Tonight Show With Jay Leno NBC - Actor Mickey Rourke; model Ashley Graham.

12:35am The Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson CBS - Actress Lauren Graham; author Peter Sagal.

12:35am Late Night With Jimmy Fallon NBC - Comic Colin Quinn; JabbaWockeeZ performs.

Saturday

11:00am Cycling Versus - Well, Versus is finally airing the footage of this race so we might as well watch it: Liege Bastogne Liege

9:00pm Doctor Who BBC America - The Doctor and Amy meet Winston Churchill during a trip back to World War II, where they also encounter the Daleks.

10:00pm America's Worst Driver: Dallas Travel - The competition rolls into Dallas, where drivers find everything is bigger in Texas, including traffic.

10:00pm The Graham Norton Show BBC America - Martin Clunes; Lee Mack; John Cleese; Jane Turner

10:00pm The Dish Style - Celebs, style, snark

Sunday

7:00pm 60 Minutes CBS - Conan O'Brien interviewed.

8:00pm The Amazing Race 16 CBS -The final teams struggle with the language barrier in Shanghai

8:00pm The Tudors Showtime - The king's warm welcome in the North reinvigorates him; the queen's former lover threatens blackmail.

9:00pm Desperate Housewives ABC - Angie's ex, Patrick Logan (John Barrowman), finally catches up with her; Susan and Gaby plan an elaborate scheme

9:00pm Masterpiece Mystery! PBS/KCET - Foyle's War, Series VI: The Russian House Foyle gets the assignment to track down an escaped Russian POW.

9:00pm The Pacific HBO - Basilone convinces the Marines to allow him to train troops headed for combat; Basilone enjoys a whirlwind romance with a female Marine

10:00pm Breaking Bad AMC - Hank's volatility forces a confrontation with Jesse; Skyler pressures Walt to make a deal; Gus faces severe consequences.

10:00pm Treme HBO - Antoine heads to Baton Rouge to visit his sons; LaDonna and Toni probe a case of mistaken identity