TV Junkie: Tuesday
With less than a week to go before the election, Barack Obama is taking the time to appear on Comedy Central's "Daily Show" tomorrow (Wednesday) night. Is this the official referendum that the so-called fake news show is in fact a leading source of news with an intelligent and politically aware viewership? We're talking about ourselves here, of course, and it's always necessary to stroke the ego.
There ain't much on TV tonight - if there's something you are going to watch and you don't see it listed below, please put it in the comments and explain why it should be listed. Even the movies on TCM, HBO, etc. have all been repeated about a jillion times this year.
The TV Junkie Plan: "House", "Frontline", "The Shield", "Charlie Rose", Conan.
8:00pm 90210 The CW - Annie and Ethan plan to attend the homecoming dance without officially making it a date.
8:00pm Frank TV TBS - Damn Frankies
8:00pm House FOX - The team takes on the case of a sleepwalking patient experiencing unexplained blackouts; House discovers that Cuddy is planning to adopt a baby
9:00pm Greek ABC Family - Season Finale
9:00pm Frontline: The War Briefing PBS/KCET - Strategists and diplomats discuss the foreign policy choices facing the next president of the United States.
10:00pm The Shield FX - The Barn engages in an intense manhunt for two fugitives;
10:00pm Coolio's Rules Oxygen - Coolio starts a catering business and gets upset with his son Artis who won't cooperate.
10:00pm Dirty Jobs Discovery - Mike catches leeches for fish bait and then travels to California to help make dog food.
11:30pm Charlie Rose PBS/KCET - Saturday Night Live executive producer Lorne Michaels.
11:35pm The Tonight Show With Jay Leno NBC - Actor Seth Rogen; journalist David Gregory; the Cold War Kids perform.
12:35am Late Night With Conan O'Brien NBC - Actress Tina Fey; actor Peter Sarsgaard; the Black Crowes perform.
Tina Fey pic via NBC/Universal