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TV Junkie: Thursday

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Oops, so there is something more to look forward to this month on TV: the July 17th premiere of "The Gong Show" on Comedy Central. The show will be hosted by Dave Attell and judged by (among many others): Triumph the Insult Comic Dog, Brian Posehn, Adam Carolla, Kate Walsh, Andy Dick, Ron White, Dave Navarro, Greg Giraldo, Jim Norton and JB Smoove.

7:00pm Tom Jones TCM - (1963) With Albert Finch as Tom Jones, the lusty hero who meets a series of attractive women in 18th-century England, you know, before they had toothpaste and deodorant.

8:00pm Last Comic Standing NBC - The top 12 comedy acts are determined; Richard Belzer and Steve Schirripa return as talent scouts.

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8:00pm U.S. Olympic Trials USA - Swimming. It's all about that Mark Spitz wanna-be dude

10:00pm Swingtown CBS - Things get all political when Susan defies Bruce to attend a free-speech fundraiser - what, no threesome?

10:00pm Penn & Teller: Bullsh..t! SHOWTIME - Would private industry may be more a profitable and efficient financial support to NASA?

10:40pm My Boys TBS - Check out today's interview with cast-member Jamie Kaler!

Pic of Dave Attell from his MySpace