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TV Junkie: Cramer/Stewart; 'BSG' Ending/'Kings' Beginning; Farrell/Bush

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Will Farrell as George Bush
"Will Farrell: You're Welcome America. A Final Night With George W. Bush" on HBO @ Sat. 9pm

"Will Farrell: You're Welcome America. A Final Night With George W. Bush" on HBO @ Sat. 9pm
The TV highlight of the week occurred last night with the appearance of CNBC's Jim Cramer on "The Daily Show". Jon Stewart trotted out several video clips of Cramer pontificating about how to game and mislead the markets and how rewarding it is to do so. A lot of footage was cut in order to fit the show's 1/2-hour format so if you missed the airing and/or want to see the entire interview, you can get it all at "The Daily Show".This weekend the big programming notes are the beginning of the end for "Battlestar Galactica" (where we've seen some Twitter traffic that's been negative about the show) and the beginning of the beginning for NBC's "Kings". "Kings" features Ian McShane whom we are huge fans of so we will give at least the first hour of it a chance on Sunday

Fans of AMC's "Breaking Bad" not only get another episode this Sunday, but they can also see Bryan Cranston and Aaron Paul on E!'s "The Soup" tonight. This Saturday will be SNL-focused as Tracey Morgan returns to host the show, but earlier in the evening, fellow castmate Will Farrell will debut his "You're Welcome America. A Final Night With George W. Bush" on HBO (pictured, right). While we will watch this, we feel like this dog has run his race, it's time to move on. America could have used this play and HBO special about 5 years ago.

The TV Junkie Plan: Tonight - Bill Maher, "Mistresses", "The Soup", Letterman, Ferguson. Saturday - "Will Farrell/George Bush", Graham Norton, SNL. Sunday - "Big Love", "Breaking Bad"

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[Full listings and picks after the jump]


7:00pm Real Time With Bill Maher HBO - Mayor Cory Booker (D-Newark), Erin Burnett, T. Boone Pickens, Peter Singer

9:00pm Dollhouse FOX - Imprinted as a visually impaired woman, Echo must infiltrate a cult to rescue a woman being held against her will.

9:00pm Jockeys Animal Planet - Season Finale

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9:00pm Mistresses BBC America - Katie carries on an affair with Sam while keeping a secret about his father;

9:00pm Friday Night Lights NBC - Tyra sees the truth about Cash and finds herself in a desperate situation.

10:00pm The Soup E! - Bryan Cranston and Aaron Paul, stars of AMC's "Breaking Bad" make an appearance

10:00pm NUMB3RS CBS - The team gets a last-minute tip that could exonerate a dangerous mob boss who is about to be executed.

10:00pm Battlestar Galactica Sci Fi - Daybreak

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10:00pm Comedy Central Presents Comedy Central - Standup comic Greg Warren followed by Tom Rhodes

11:35pm Late Show With David Letterman CBS - Actor Will Ferrell; Cursive performs.

12:35am Late Night With Jimmy Fallon NBC - Animal handler Jarod Miller; Trace Adkins performs.

12:35am The Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson NBC - Christina Ricci; comic Mike Birbiglia.


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9:00pm Will Ferrell: You're Welcome America. A Final Night With George W. Bush HBO - Will Ferrell's mega-impression of the former president.

10:00pm Graham Norton Show BBC America - Season Premiere

11:25pm Saturday Night Live NBC - Host Tracy Morgan; Kelly Clarkson performs.


8:00pm Kings NBC - Two-Hour Series Premiere

9:00pm Big Love HBO - Nicki returns home after getting a call from Bill; Barb faces an excommunication hearing at her old church

9:00pm Nosferatu TCM - (1922) A real estate agent discovers ugly Count Orlock's unearthly secret. The silent film classic.

10:00pm Breaking Bad AMC - Walt and Jesse are trapped with Tuco

10:30pm Flight of the Conchords HBO - Bret enlists Jemaine and Dave to help him get a girlfriend; Murray regrets making Greg his scapegoat.

10:00pm The Celebrity Apprentice NBC - Special Time

10:00pm The Comedy Central Roast of Larry the Cable Guy Comedy Central - Special

10:00pm United States of Tara Showtime - Tara and Kate take a trip together, where a fight causes T to emerge

10:00pm Tough Love Boot Camp VH1 - Series Premiere

10:30pm Eastbound & Down HBO - Kenny decides to give up his comeback dreams; Kenny's resolve is tested by an arrogant car dealer.

10:30pm How's Your News? MTV - Season Finale