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TV Junkie: Thursday

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A couple months ago when "Wipeout" and "I Survived a Japanese Game Show" were first broadcast, TV Junkie readers voted "Wipeout" the keeper and it looks like ABC is of a like mind according to TV Week. Next year, get ready for another season of people humiliating themselves for a mere $50,000 in prize money.

8:00pm Last Comic Standing NBC - Last season's winner, Jon Reep, performs Gilbert Gottfried, Penn and Teller, and Joel McHale make appearances; this season's top-12 finalists make special appearances and the winner is revealed. TV Junkie Pick O' the Night.

8:00pm X-Play G4 - X-Play presents the original videogame award show created for gamers by gamers.

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8:00pm So You Think You Can Dance FOX - Two-hour Season Finale.

9:00pm Some Assembly Required Discovery - Season Premiere

9:30pm America's Got Talent NBC - Last episode before hiatus.

9:30pm The Bill Engvall Show TBS - Season Finale

10:00pm The Gong Show With Dave Attell Comedy Central - Guest judges include Brian Posehn, Steve Schirripa and Andy Dick.

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10:00pm My Boys TBS - Season Finale

10:00pm Randy Jackson Presents: America's Best Dance Crew MTV - Tonight will bring it down to the final 3 crews. Check out today's LAist's interview with Matt Cady of Fanny Pak!

10:30pm Reality Bites Back Comedy Central - The contestants battle it out to be the best Almost-American Gladiator!

12:35am Late Night With Conan O'Brien NBC - Actor Seth Rogen; high wire artist Philippe Petit; Al Green performs.

"Last Comic Standing" pic via NBC