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TV Junkie: 'Extreme Ice' on PBS - Beautiful but Frightening
"Extreme Ice" on PBS's "Nova" @ 8pm
Last weekNPR did a segment on tonight's "Nova" which even sounded cool - check out the photos, the video footage will be even more amazing, if not terrifying, as we have more proof of climate change (PBS @ 8pm).Thank you Oxygen, for the priceless research that determined "early 25% of women would rather win "America's Next Top Model" than the Nobel Peace Prize, however, 75% of women said that they would be willing to shave their heads to save the life of a stranger." We already knew that thousands would risk getting stomped to death in a riot in order to even "compete" in a modeling show but I guess we needed more of these gems in order to get on with our days.
Online TV watching continues to expand and is proved by Hulu's 30+% increase in traffic this February. Old media might slowly be "getting it" - we will give them that.
The TV Junkie Plan: "Nova", "Dancing With the Stars" (because I effing love Chloris Leachman), "Wreckreation Nation", "Modern Toss", Letterman, 1/2 of Kimmel
8:00pm Nova: Extreme Ice PBS/KCET - Photojournalist James Balog and a scientific team disperse cameras in risky, remote locations in the Arctic, Alaska and the Alps to record melting glaciers
8:00pm The Secret Life of the American Teenager ABC Family - Season Finale
9:00pm Intervention A&E - Season Finale
9:00pm Frontline PBS/KCET - Ten Trillion and Counting President Barack Obama and his administration face a growing national deficit.
9:00pm Dancing With the Stars ABC - Daryl Hall and John Oates perform; Adele performs; Cloris Leachman and Corky Ballas demonstrate how to perform the Argentine tango
10:00pm Wreckreation Nation With Dave Mordal Discovery - Dave learns how to operate a tank and then races in the national human dog-sled championships.
10:00pm College Hill: South Beach BET - Season Premiere
10:30pm Paranormal State A&E - Season Finale
11:00pm Modern Toss IFC - Hilarious British animation conitinues
11:35pm Late Show With David Letterman CBS - Actress Mary Tyler Moore; actress Blake Lively; White Lies perform.
11:35pm The Tonight Show With Jay Leno NBC - Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice; actor Bill Hader; P.J. Harvey performs.
12:05am Jimmy Kimmel Live ABC - Actor Zach Braff; actress Cheryl Hines; the latest "Dancing With the Stars" castoff; Charlie Wilson performs.
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