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Sunday, March 15, 2009

This Week's Sweeps Schedule

Premieres, finales, specials and guest stars galore. It must be sweeps…

Here’s a look at some of what you can see this week, remembering that all schedules are subject to change…

Monday, March 16th
House—8 PM—FOX
**Judy Greer guests.
Kyle XY—9 PM—ABC Family—Series Finale
The City—10 PM—MTV—Season Finale
Battlestar Galactica: The Last Frakkin’ Special—10 PM—SciFi

Tuesday, March 17th
Dancing With the Stars—9 PM—ABC
**First results show
The Mentalist—9 PM—CBS
**Patrick must adjust his skills when he’s temporarily blinded.
Law & Order: SVU—10 PM—NBC
**Carol Burnett guests.
Without a Trace—10:01 PM—CBS
**Vanessa Marcil begins a multi-episode arc.

Wednesday, March 18th
Lie to Me—8 PM—FOX
**D.W. Moffett guests.
Better Off Ted—8:30 PM—ABC
**Jay Harrington and Portia De Rossi star in this workplace comedy.
Criminal Minds—9 PM—CBS
**C. Thomas Howell guest stars. Maybe if he gets a few more gigs he’ll stop doing bad celebreality shows that make me want to cry.
Life—9 PM—NBC
**Gabrielle Union begins a multi-episode arc.
**Ashlee Simpson-Wentz and Pete Wentz guest star.
Law & Order—10 PM—NBC
**Keith Carradine guests.

Thursday, March 19th
My Name Is Earl—8 PM—NBC
**Betty White guests.
Ugly Betty—8 PM—ABC
**The last new episode before an extended hiatus ER—10 PM—NBC
**Parminder Nagra’s last episode
30 Rock—9:30 PM—NBC
**Meredith Vieira guests, along with Jon Hamm.
Taking the Stage—10 PM—MTV
**A new “docudrama” that follows teens at Cincinnati’s School for the Creative and Performing Arts executive produced by Nick Lachey, a SCPA grad

Friday, March 20th
Battlestar Galactica—9 PM—SciFi—Series Finale
Star War: The Clone Wars—9 PM—Cartoon Network—Season Finale
Head Case—10 PM—Starz—Season Premiere
Party Down—10:30 PM—Starz
**Rob Thomas created this catering comedy.

Saturday, March 21st
**750th episode Nora Roberts’ Northern Lights—9 PM—Lifetime
**Eddie Cibrian and LeAnn Rimes star in this movie adapted from the book. I’ll have a review later this week.
**Kathy Griffin hosts this special honoring former cast member Mike McDonald.
Talkshow with Spike Feresten—Midnight—FOX
**Crista Flanagan talks about the upcoming MADtv finale.

Sunday, March 22nd
Big Love—9 PM—HBO—Season Finale
Family Guy—9 PM—FOX
**Lois gets a job at FOX News exposing the liberal media.
Cold Case—9 PM—CBS
**An episode featuring the music of John Lennon
American Dad—9:30 PM—FOX
**Seth Green lends his voice.
Flight of the Conchords—10 PM—HBO—Season FinaleEastbound and Down—10:30 PM—HBO—Season Finale

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