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5/4 Friday What You Should Watch

4 May

Fringe has two episodes left this season, that news is easier to swallow now that I know they have renewed it for a 5th season. Granted it’s only 13 episodes and it is the final. But at least they have an opportunity to give the show and the fans a proper ending.

Also new tonight Supernatural, I stopped watching for a season or two when they did that whole Dean/Satan storyline, but the last few weeks with Dick Roman and Bobby’s ghost have been really good.  The announced a new EP for next season, so even though they haven’t officially announced it has been renewed I can’t imagine they would cancel it now. 

Nkita, Blue Bloods, Grimm and The Finder.


Walter is forced to revisit his painful past when a fringe event causes people to spontaneously combust; the team faces off with David Robert Jones.


Meg contacts Dean and Sam with news that Castiel is conscious and talking; a teenager becomes a reluctant prophet after being struck by lightning

Blue Bloods

Jackie and Danny look into the suspicious death of an investor; when the Sanfinos order a hit on Jimmy Riordan, Frank puts Jamie under house arrest.


After a wealthy matriarch mysteriously dies and her stepdaughter loses everything in a Ponzi scheme, Hank and Nick investigate; Juliette tries to help Nick find closure.


Episode: Dead Drop
Ryan wants to go to the CIA director for help when Percy’s nuclear weapon plan appears to be getting out of control; Alex is shaken when Sean is shot.

Friday 4/27 What You Should Watch

27 Apr

Fringe is wrapping up season 4, tonight is the first of the final three episodes.

Blue Bloods is new tonight, thank goodness, because I need a Reagan family dinner.

We also have new Grimm, Supernatural and Nikita.


Episode: Worlds Apart
Both teams fight for the same cause; shocking developments related to the Cortexiphan children arise.

Blue Bloods

Episode: Working Girls
When an attempt is made on the life of a witness in Danny and Jackie’s care, they realize the task force has a leak; Erin receives a job offer that would have her working with her father.


An investigation into a construction worker’s death leads Nick into a conflict in the creature world; Juliette makes Nick invite Monroe to dinner.


Dick Roman (James Patrick Stuart) acquires a hard drive that contains sensitive information about Dean and Sam; Bobby tries to help the brothers retrieve the hard drive, but his anger toward Dick gets in the way.


Episode: Shadow Walker
Nikita talks Birkhoff into using $20 million of his own money to lure Percy into a trap; Birkhoff is arrested.

4/6 Friday What You Should Watch

6 Apr

Lots of new episodes tonight, including my Friday night favorite Fringe. Also on for your viewing pleasure, Blue Bloods, CSI NY and Grimm.


On the other side, Lincoln joins forces with his alternate and Bolivia as they look for a vigilante with a connection to the shapeshifters.

Blue Bloods

The son of a firefighter whose death was ruled a suicide convinces Danny to reopen the case; Jamie worries that press coverage of him rescuing a baby from a burning building will compromise his cover.


Episode: Kill Screen
The CSIs suspect a murder may be related to a high-stakes video gaming tournament.


Nick plans a weekend getaway with Juliette, but his responsibilities get in the way of romance; Monroe and Hank each encounter new relationships.

Friday 3/30 What You Should Watch

30 Mar

Fringe is all new tonight, and after last weeks Peter and Olivia reunion I can’t wait to see what the show has in store for us the rest of the season. Tonight’s episode looks like it is more about the creature of the week than P&O.

Blue Bloods is back tonight, when are they going to get back to Jamie’s undercover gig, that is the storyline I am most interested in.

Also new tonight, Grimm, Supernatural and Nikita.


The team investigates a case that Peter recognizes from his world.

Blue Bloods

When a weapon linked to a crime is brought into the NYPD’s gun buyback program, Danny must decide whether to arrest the suspect or follow the “no questions asked” policy.


Nick and Monroe investigate when a shop owner becomes the victim of a grisly murder; Nick thinks he has found an ally; Sgt. Wu becomes entangled in Adalind’s plan


A hunter surprises the brothers with a request for help; Sam and Dean battle a Japanese creature that can be seen only by drunken people.

3/23 Friday What You Should Watch

23 Mar

Happy Happy Joy Joy Fringe is back!!!

The NCAA tournament continues.

ABC has shark tank, The CW has Nikita and Supernatural and Grimm is a repeat.

Did you hear Grimm has been renewed for season 2, no surprise there, it was one of the few succesful shows NBC has this season.

Top Spot: Fringe

After the heartbreaking cliff hanger of the winter finale I’m not sure I want to watch, but I must. Will Peter get home, will Olivia’s memories continue to fade and what new pearls of wisdom will Walter share.


After recent emotional events and shocking revelations, Peter considers his options; a killer targets love


Driven to the breaking point by Lucifer, Sam ends up in a mental hospital; Dean’s plea for help leads him to a healer with the face of an old friend.

Friday 3/9 What You Should Watch

9 Mar

CBS is all new tonight. Blue Bloods is my favorite Friday night show. Grimm is also new tonight, I hear it is coming back next year, interesting.

ABC has Shark Tank, Primetime: What Would You Do and 20/20 

Blue Bloods

As Erin prosecutes a woman accused of murder, the defendant’s attorney is slain, and Danny is asked to investigate; things get heated when Danny is questioned on the stand.


During an investigation into an arson-related homicide, Nick meets a woman (Danielle Panabaker) in Portland’s world of fire-dancing who may be too hot to handle.

Friday 3/2 What You Should Watch

2 Mar

This is folks, tonight is the night the last episode of A Gifted Man is airing, I am sorry to see it end.  Lets hope Patrick Wilson will be back on my TV next season.

Blue Bloods is new, they are finally getting back to Jamie’s undercover story. I hear it will dominate the rest of the season and I can’t wait.

Grimm is also new tonight.

A Gifted Man

Michael discovers that Anna and a patient in the clinic have a special connection; Michael reunites with a friend who has a rare illness.

Blue Bloods

When a reporter friend of Frank’s is almost attacked while investigating a story, Danny and Jackie try to find the would-be attacker; Jamie makes headway in his undercover case.


When a botched robbery ends in murder, Nick and Hank must search for rare coins; a friend of Aunt Marie’s shows up with information about Nick’s family.

Friday 2/3 What You Should Watch

3 Feb

Sweeps Began yesterday, all new shows tonight.

Gifted Man, Blue Bloods, Grimm, Supernatural all new.

Top Spot goes to Fringe.


Episode: Making Angels
Astrid meets her alternate; Olivia and Peter search for a killer who is using a toxin that has yet to be invented.

A Gifted Man

Michael saves a drowning man and learns his identity is a mystery; Kate learns the girl she mentors has issues she didn’t previously notice.

Blue Bloods

Episode: The Job
Danny and his family have an encounter with a gunman; Frank prepares to say goodbye to a friend he worked with at ground zero.


Episode: Organ Grinder
When homeless people in Portland start to go missing, Nick discovers a black market supplying the “Grimm” world with human organs.


Dean and Sam investigate gruesome attacks in which victims are branded with a strange symbol; Dean meets a woman (Sara Canning) at the town bar.

12/30 Friday What You Should Watch

30 Dec

Chuck is new tonight, I watched the first season, but couldn’t hang in there, I know it has a loyal following. Just like the folks that don’t get my rabid devotion to Fringe, I don’t get the Chuck-sters.


When Sarah’s original handler (Tim DeKay) shows up, she worries he will hurt those closest to her, including her mother

A Gifted Man

 Michael turns to Anton for help with a patient who hears voices; Kate has her first day at the clinic

Blue Bloods

Episode: Family Ties
 Danny must delve into the family politics of the Russian mob while investigating the death of a gangster’s son; Erin becomes involved in a high-profile corruption case.


 Nick and Hank’s investigation into a home invasion introduces them to a family with a barbaric background; Nick asks Monroe to protect Aunt Marie


Episode: Subject 9
 Walter’s experiments with a new drug result in a dangerous force; Olivia and Walter examine old case files in New York; Walter struggles with life outside the lab.

TV News Round Up, Ratings, Grimm, Fringe Boss talks cancel and more

22 Nov

First Monday Night Ratings

Thanks to TV By The Numbers for the numbers

CBS won the night even though all it’s shows dropped compared with last week.  People could be getting ready for the holiday and have less time for TV this week.

Here is a breakdown

Top Show of the night, 2 and a Half Men 5.2 rating and a 13 share, It wasn’t as funny as last week, but still a good outing.

Second highest rated: 2 Broke Girls 4.4 rating and a 11 share.  Alot of gross out humor, used tights, cum jokes and vibrators. I guess nothing says Thanksgiving like skank humor.

How about the big twist on How I Met Your Mother. Google it I am not going to spoil it.

House stayed even, so did Hart of Dixie, Castle returned strong but their numbers could be adjusted down for Monday Night Football.

Full numbers and analysis here TV By The Numbers

TV Line has a very interesting article about the fate of my Fringe, what is really important to note about this article, is it covers 7+DVR ratings and how those numbers are calculated into a shows overall performance.

7+DVR are the number of people who tape a show and watch it later, Fringe has alot of those, it was those numbers that saved it last year. The problem is advertisers don’t like those people because they are skipping the commercials.

Interesting reading that adds a whole new demension to the ratings game, TVLine

Grimm got a full season order, no surprise, it’s numbers have been steady TVLine

And another sign that General Hospital really is going to get canclled next September, Kimber McCullough has announced she is leaving the show. Kimberly orginated the role of Robin Scorpio and has been with thw show since 1985. Earlier this month Johnathan Jackson (Lucky Spencer) announced he was leaving.  Look for more exits over the next few months.  Brian Frons ruined ABC daytime.  TVLine


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