Week in Sloth
The Week in Sloth
“My Name is Earl” (KOB-4 7 p.m.) “Earl” and “30 Rock” hit their season finales a tad prematurely thanks to the writers’ strike. On the plus side, we get summer reruns a whole three months early!
“Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew” (VH1 8 p.m.) Now here’s a celebreality show that actually makes sense. Unfortunately, they couldn’t land any of the A-list addicts like Lindsay, Britney or Amy Winehouse.
“My Big Redneck Wedding” (CMT 10:30 p.m.) Shucks, bubba, I’ll bring the shotgun.
“12 Sexiest Vegas Jobs” (E! 7 p.m.) You mean besides hooker? ’Cause I’m thinking there’s a lot of sex involved in that job.
Queen Sized (Lifetime 7 p.m.) Hairspray star Nikki Blonsky goes small screen as an overweight teen who becomes a local celebrity after she stands up to high school bullies.
“Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles” (KASA-2 7 p.m.) It’s got Terminators and it was shot in New Mexico? Count me in.
Comanche Moon (KRQE-13 8 p.m.) Speaking of shot in New Mexico. CBS kicks off a three-night miniseries, the third (and one would presume final) installment in Larry McMurtry’s Lonesome Dove series. Good, old-fashioned cowboy action lensed right here in the Land of Enchantment.
“Adult Entertainment Expo ’08” (G4 8 p.m.) Wondering about the latest high-tech innovations in boobs and boob-related products? Wonder no more. G4 takes you on an exclusive two-hour exploration of the AEE in Las Vegas.
“Prison Break” (KASA-2 7 p.m.) Another season, another prison to break out of. ... I really wasn’t going to watch this one anymore, but then, you know, writers’ strike.
Martin Scorsese Presents: Val Lewton: The Man in the Shadows (TCM 6 p.m.) This two-hour documentary profiles stylish Hollywood producer Val Lewton, and then TCM brings home the point with a monster marathon of Lewton chillers (Cat People, I Walked with a Zombie, Leopard Man, The Seventh Victim, Curse of the Cat People, The Body Snatcher, Isle of the Dead, Bedlam)
“American Idol” (KASA-2 7 p.m.) “American Idol” enters its seventh season sitting on top of the world, or at least on top of a Writers Guild strike with no end in sight.
“The Feasty Boys Eat America” (Travel Channel 6 p.m.) The Feasty Boys are a couple of overweight food enthusiasts in baseball caps who roam the country, creating a cooking show for “the common man.” Their mantra is “the four Bs”: beer, bacon, butter and better not forget the cheese. Tonight, they’re devouring Hatch, N.M.
“Mythbusters” (Discovery 7 p.m.) The Mythbusters return for a sixth season, bringing an entire episode of “James Bond”-inspired myths with them.
“Reno 911” (Comedy Central 11:30 p.m.) CC’s comic cop show enters it fifth season of unseemly behavior.
Two Mules for Sister Sara (1970) at KiMo Theatre
Screening of the classic film starring Clint Eastwood and Shirley MacLaine. Part of the Make My Day: Clint Eastwood Retrospective film series.
Movies on the Plaza at Harry E. Kinney Civic Plaza
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