Remote Control: What You’ll Want To Watch The Week Of February 22nd 2010
There is no messing with the ratings juggernaut known as the Olympics, which means that most shows are in rerun mode this week. But never fear—there are a few new, exciting things happening on the small screen. After the jump, a few shows you won’t want to miss.
The Show: “Secret Diary of a Call Girl”
Set Your DVR For: Tonight, 10 p.m. (EST), Showtime
This is supposedly the episode where Belle finally goes for Duncan, the hot book editor who keeps pushing her into more outrageous situations to create better material for her second book.
The Show: “16 and Pregnant”
Set Your DVR For: Tuesday, 10 p.m. (EST), MTV
I am so addicted to this documentary series it’s not even funny. On this episode, a cheerleader goes into labor distraught that her mom and her boyfriend can’t stop fighting, even in the delivery room.
The Show: “One Life To Live”
Set Your DVR For: Wednesday, 2 p.m. (EST), ABC
Remember when celebrities appeared on soap operas and it wasn’t considered “performance art”? Well, never fear—Snoop Dogg will be making his second appearance on “One Life To Live” this week.
The Show: Olympic Women’s Figure Skating Gold Medal Event
Set Your DVR For: Thursday, 8 p.m. (EST) NBC
The men and their costumes were awesome. But we’ve just been biding our time for the women. We can’t wait to see the Kim Yu-Na versus Joannie Rochette showdown.
The Show: “The Marriage Ref”
Set Your DVR For: Sunday, 10:30 p.m. (EST), NBC
The concept for this show—a celebrity panel, including Jerry Seinfeld, weigh in on petty couples’ arguments—is still pretty hilarious.