October 19, 2010

TV TimeZ – October 19

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Cartoon Network: Tower Prep at 8p
Bravo: The Millionaire Matchmaker at 9p
Discovery Channel: Dirty Jobs with Mike Rowe at 9p; Ghost Lab at 10p
Investigation Discovery: Cold Blood at 9p
Animal Planet: Freak Encounters at 1030p

ABC: No Ordinary Family, Dancing with the Stars, Detroit 1-8-7
CBS: NCIS, NCIS: LA, The Goode Wife
CW:  One Tree Hill, Life Unexpected
FOX: Glee, Raising Hope, Running Wilde
NBC: Biggest Loser, Parenthood

TLC opens a new series called Wreck Chasers on October 28 at 10p. In the six-episode series, viewers will follow competitive tow truck drivers, also referred to as "wreck chasers" through the streets of Philadelphia as they chase after vehicular accidents in hopes of arriving first and collecting cash. The half-hour series is produced by MY Tupelo Entertainment for TLC. Preceding the premiere of Wreck Chasers, TLC launches the next version of its Police Women franchise with Police Women of Dallas at 9p. The eight-episode series follows five competent female police officers working for the Dallas Police Department.

Later this year, President Obama will make a walk-on appearance on Discovery Channel's series Mythbusters. The President's appearance is part of a White House science fair promotion and Mr. Obama will ask the show's hosts about the myth involving ancient Greek scientists setting fire to invading Romans by using mirrors to reflect the sun's rays