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TV Junkie: 'Childrens Hospital' is Back!
One of our favorite secret pleasures is Rob Corddry's "Childrens Hospital," it goes along with both our paint-huffing habit and a nice dram of the Macallan 18-yr Scotch. The bizarre mini-episodes begin running again tonight at midnight on the Cartoon Network's Adult Swim with Jon Hamm in this premiere episode "Run Dr Lola Spratt, Run". Read what Henry Winkler told us about his involvement with the show in our interview or listen to it on our Channel Zero podcast.
The Hollywood Reporter has an incrediblyin-depth profile and assessment of Chelsea Handler and her career. Contrast this personal yet insightful piece with the garbage that the New York Times printed a week ago and you'll see why I was so disappointed. What won't disappoint you tonight is a new episode of "Chelsea Lately" with actress Piper Perabo as a guest, and comics Matt Braunger, Josh Wolf, and Heather McDonald on the roundtable.
It's official, Jane Lynch is hosting the upcoming Emmy Awards - if you weren't sick of "Glee" you probably will be after what will most likely be a completely "Glee"-ified edition of the awards show. I just want to state that I love Jane Lynch, but chances are Fox is going to completely screw up this show and over-pummel us with the Sue Sylvester character.
The TV Junkie Must-Watch Plan: "Jimmy Kimmel Live: Game Night," "24 Hour Restaurant Battle," "Chelsea Lately" (Actress Piper Perabo; comic Matt Braunger; comic Josh Wolf; comic Heather McDonald), "Childrens Hospital," "The Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson" (Author Dick Van Dyke; author Kristin Gore)
5:00pm-? Godzilla Movie Marathon TCM - To prepare for what is sure to come from post-nuclear disaster Japan, you should watch the Godzilla marathon.
8:30pm Jimmy Kimmel Live ABC - Game Night. Comedy, sports, and Jimmy Kimmel!
8:45pm Scenarios USA Shorts Showtime - Man in the Mirror
10:00pm Love Bites NBC - Series Premiere. Annie's friend Cassie pretends to be a virgin to attract men; a guy loses his job and arrives home to find his fiancee using a bachelorette party gift; a man sits next to Jennifer Love Hewitt on a plane.
10:00pm 24 Hour Restaurant Battle Food - Grill vs. Bbq Authentic fajitas go head-to-head with down home brisket in this battle of the grills.
11:00pm Chelsea Lately E! - Actress Piper Perabo; comic Matt Braunger; comic Josh Wolf; comic Heather McDonald.
11:00pm The Daily Show With Jon Stewart Comedy Central -Tim Tebow guests
12:00am Childrens Hospital Adult Swim - Season Premiere.
12:05am Jimmy Kimmel Live ABC - Actor Jason Sudeikis; TV host Piers Morgan; Lykke Li performs.
12:35am The Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson CBS - Author Dick Van Dyke; author Kristin Gore.