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TV Junkie: Thursday - Get Yer Digital Converter Box Coupon

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So what do you think of the beards on Letterman and Conan? I thought everyone did pretty well, particularly Conan. Leno's show was practically unchanged (same old crap) while Letterman gave lots of props to the WGA.

If you don't have a TV with a built-in digital tuner you will need to get a converter box by February of 2009. It seems like a long way off but it will sneak up on you. Be sure to get the $40 coupon the Feds have been hawking this last week and just get it over with - you can take care of it online.

8:30pm Gone With The Wind TCM - (1939) You're gonna need several bowls of popcorn and perhaps a pot of coffee to make it through this nearly four hour epic. TV Junkie Pick O' The Night.

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9:00pm The Celebrity Apprentice NBC - Premiere. Really pushes the definition of celebrity.

10:00pm ER NBC - Winter Premiere.

11:35pm The Late Show With David Letterman CBS - Bill Maher will be talking about Iowa; Ellen Page from Juno, a performance by the Broadway cast of Young Frankenstein

12:35am Late Night With Conan O'Brien NBC - Have no idea what he's got planned but should be interesting. TV Junkie Late Night Pick.