What's On Tonight: 'The Bachelorette,' 'Cake Boss,' 'SpongeBob SquarePants'
by Rich Keller, posted Jul 5th 2010 12:34PM
Here's tonight's lineup of new shows and events (all times Eastern). Check your local TV listings for additional information.
* = Series/Season Premiere
** = Series/Season Finale
Just because you're off for the holiday weekend doesn't mean television is as well. In fact, the networks are going ahead with their normal Monday night schedule with or without you.
8:00 to 9:00
ABC: 'The Bachelorette' -- Two hours
NBC: 'Persons Unknown'
ABC Family: 'The Secret Life of the American Teenager'
Cartoon Network: 'The Marvelous Misadventures of Flapjack' -- 8:30 start
Disney: 'I'm in the Band' and 'Zeke and Luther'
ESPN2: 'World Cup Primetime' -- Two hours
Food Network: 'Unwrapped' -- 8:30 start
Nick: 'SpongeBob SquarePants'
TLC: 'Cake Boss'** -- Two episodes. Season 2 finale
The rest of the schedule, and the late night talk shows, after the jump.
9:00 to 10:00
FOX: 'The Good Guys'
NBC: 'Last Comic Standing' -- Two hours
PBS: 'History Detectives'
ABC Family: 'Huge'
Cartoon Network: 'Total Drama World Tour' and 'Stoked'
CURRENT: 'Stunts and Chaos'
Discovery: 'Ultimate Car Build-Off'
DIY: 'House Crashers'*
Food Network: 'The Best Thing I Ever Ate'
HBO: 'No One Dies in Lily Dale' -- Documentary about the world's largest group of mediums. 90 minutes
History: 'American Pickers'
ID: 'Wicked Attraction'
NatGeo: 'Inside the State Department'
Science Channel: 'Large, Dangerous, Rocket Ships'
TLC: 'Cake Boss'* -- This is the season 3 premiere
USA: 'WWE Monday Night RAW' -- Two hours
10:00 to 11:00
ABC: 'True Beauty'
ABC Family: 'Make It or Break It'
Animal Planet: 'Last American Cowboy'
BBC America: 'James May's Toy Stories'
Discovery Health: 'Dr. G: Medical Examiner'
DIY: 'Bath Crashers'* -- Two episodes
E!: 'Kourtney and Khloe Take Miami' and 'Holly's World'
History: 'Pawn Stars' -- Two episodes
ID: 'Unusual Suspects'
MTV: 'The Hard Times of RJ Berger' and 'Warren the Ape'
NatGeo: 'Pirate Hunters'
NatGeo WILD: 'Queen of the Warthogs'
Oxygen: 'Dance Your Ass Off'
TBS: 'Neighbors From Hell'
TLC: 'Inedible to Incredible'
Travel: 'Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations'*
truTV: 'All Worked Up'
DIY: 'Yard Crashers'*
MTV: 'Rob Dyrdek's Fantasy Factory'
And now the late night talk shows. Scheduled guests subject to change without notice.
'The Mo'Nique Show' (BET): Tracie Thoms; Charlie Murphy; Fred Hammond
'The Daily Show' (Comedy Central): Denis Leary
'Charlie Rose' (PBS): Summer preview of movies, books and music
'Chelsea Lately' (E!): Molecular mixologist Claire Smith
'Lopez Tonight' (TBS): Ryan Phillippe; Niecy Nash; Mario Lopez (repeat)
'Late Show With David Letterman' (CBS): Alec Baldwin; performance by the National (rep[eat)
'The Colbert Report' (Comedy): Theoretical physicist Michio Kaku
'The Tonight Show' (NBC): Denis Leary; director Judd Apatow; performance by Alanis Morissette (repeat)
'Jimmy Kimmel Live' (ABC): Queen Latifah; reality TV star Jake Pavelka; performance by Galactic (repeat)
'Tavis Smiley' (PBS): Photographer Stanley Greene
'The Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson' (CBS): Kyra Sedgwick; actor Tom Felton (repeat)
'Late Night With Jimmy Fallon' (NBC): Jessica Biel; Craig Robinson; performance by Phish (repeat)
'Last Call With Carson Daly' (NBC): Screenwriter Diablo Cody; performance by Surfer Blood (repeat)