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Tonight’s TV Spotlight…Tuesday, October 12, 2010

October 12, 2010 by  

I hope you guys are in a better place than I am with my DVR. It’s still stuffed with episodes I haven’t watched from last week. At least tonight is somewhat manageable for me. Just three or four shows to check out. Can you guess which ones?

Peep the full menu, so you can decide what you want on your plate…

No Ordinary Family | 8pm on ABC
“No Ordinary Ring”
Jim and George track a group of thieves robbing high-end weddings after Stephanie’s ring is stolen; J.J. asks Daphne to scan the mind of a cute girl to see if she has feelings for him.

Glee | 8pm on Fox
Finn and Rachel plan to throw the competition so Sam can win when club members are assigned duets; Mike, Tina and Artie find themselves in a love triangle. [GMMR: Check out our fun interview with Chord Overstreet – he’s talking to us about his dream love interest.]

The Biggest Loser | 8pm on NBC
“Temptation Challenge”

The contestants face their first temptation challenge; chef Curtis Stone teaches the contestants to prepare low-calorie cupcakes; Bob Harper serves a vegan meal.

One Tree Hill | 8pm on The CW
“Nobody Taught Us to Qui”
Nathan considers leaving the NBA; Victoria and Brooke try to handle the company’s financial problems; Chase learns a secret about Alex.

NCIS | 8pm on CBS
“Royals and Loyals”
The murder of an American officer is linked to a British Navy vessel, creating a sensitive international situation.

Raising Hope | 9pm on Fox
“Say Cheese”
A visit from Sabrina inspires Jimmy to start including pictures of Hope in the family photo album, despite the Chances’ spotty track record when it comes to group portraits.

Life Unexpected | 9pm on The CW
“Music Faced”
Ryan hosts a music festival where Cate meets Haley James Scott (Bethany Joy Galeotti of “One Tree Hill”), and the two women bond over their similar pasts. Included: performances by Sarah McLachlan, Ben Lee, Rain Perry, Galeotti and Kate Voegele.

NCIS: Los Angeles | 9pm on CBS
“Little Angels”
The team races against time to save a naval commander’s daughter after seeing a video of her being buried alive.

Running Wilde | 9:30pm on Fox
“The Junior Affair”
Steve and Emmy try to reunite Puddle and her boyfriend when they break up right before the school’s formal.

The Good Wife | 10pm on CBS
“Breaking Fast”

An explosive confrontation between Alicia and Glenn results from a multimillion-dollar malicious prosecution lawsuit; Alicia’s brother visits after his questionable comments about Peter go viral. [GMMR: As promised on the last TV Talk Podcast, I’ve just started tuning in and I’m already in love. Season pass? Check.]

Parenthood | 10pm on NBC
“The Booth Job”
Kristina asks Adam to go with her to an Asperger’s support group; Gordon (William Baldwin) makes an unexpected decision after Sarah’s performance at the shoe booth exceeds expectations; Camille and Zeek take ballroom dancing classes. [GMMR: Last week’s ep discussion had Erik calling out Lauren Graham as a weak spot in the show. I’m surprised Gilmore Girls fans didn’t revolt.]

Detroit 1-8-7 | 10pm on ABC
“Royal Bubbles; Need;e Drop”
The owner of a car wash is tortured and shot, and his business trashed; the investigation into a rising hip-hop star’s death reveals a secret life.

Sons of Anarchy | 10pm on FOX
“The Push”
With their bail hearing nearing, the guys need to buy time. And they need money following the Mayan hijacking, so they must take risks. Meanwhile, Jax follows up on his meeting with Stahl; and Tig isn’t happy when Kozik (Kenny Johnson) returns.

Caprica | 10pm on Syfy
Lacy botches an operation, and the Adama brothers begin a campaign of coercion against Daniel’s former colleagues while Amanda tries to cope with her losses.

Also playing…

  • Dancing with the Stars | 8pm on ABC: Goo Goo Dolls perform; Florence and the Machine perform; another celebrity is eliminated.
  • Melissa & Joey | 8pm on ABC Family: Lennox dates the Mayor’s son, who may not be the good influence Mel thinks he is.
  • Flipping Out |9pm on Bravo: Jeff and the gang travel to New York City for the Kitchen of the Year unveiling.
  • Stargate Universe | 9pm on Syfy: The crew encounters a ship remarkably similar to destiny which may hold the key to their returning home.
  • Nick Swardson’s Pretend Time | 10pm on Comedy Central: Nick dedicates the show to his dead cat; feature guest Ryan Phillipe and stand up comedian Natahsa Leggero.

What will YOU be watching? What are your Watch/DVR priorities. This is important business. Chime in below!

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