Today's Picks: Mad Men, Miley Cyrus, Real-Life Robots

It's Monday night -- and your last chance to catch up on Mad Men before the new season begins!

Here are Monday's key new episodes:

The Secret Life of the American Teenager (8 p.m., ABC Family)
Dating in the Dark (9 p.m., ABC) | Jon and Kate Plus 8 (9 p.m., TLC)
The Closer (9 p.m., TNT) | Weeds (10 p.m., SHO)
Nurse Jackie (10:30 p.m., SHO)

Also on the airwaves ...

Mad Men (7 a.m. to 8 p.m., AMC): Now's your chance to catch up on the haps at Sterling Cooper and the Draper residence before the third season of Mad Men starts on Sunday night. You might want to call in sick, 'cause AMC is showing the entire second season -- in sequence -- starting at 7 a.m. Rise and shine!

Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations (7 p.m., TRAVEL): This week, Bourdain travels to the City by the Bay. The chef and author will roam the streets of San Francisco, stopping in Chinatown, Haight-Ashbury, and Fisherman's Wharf in search of the best Bay Area eats.

Teen Choice Awards 2009 (8 p.m., FOX): Want to know what the kids are diggin' these days? The Teen Choice Awards might help you get a clue. Tonight's 11th annual awards show will feature the Jonas Brothers, Miley Cyrus, the cast of Twilight, and other tween idols.

Popular Science: The Future Of (Series premiere, 9 p.m., SCI): Writer and comedian Baratunde Thurston hosts this brand-new partnership between Popular Science Magazine and the Discovery Science Channel. The first episode examines prosthetic limbs, bionic organs, and other "superhuman" stuff.

Kathy Griffin: My Life on the D-List (Season 5 finale, 10 p.m., BRAVO): Kathy Griffin might have to rename her show -- she's getting her own star on the Hollywood Walk-of-Fame! In the last episode of Season 5, she chats with Suzanne Somers about this new "stepping stone" in her life.

Comments (2)
Aug 10, 2009
I'll be watching The Closer. I have no interest in the others.

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