Most Historical Events Benefit From Inebriated Hyperbole
30 for 30: Soccer Stories - White, Blue, and White on ESPN at 8:00pm ET. This episode of the documentary series focuses on Argentinian footballer Ossie Ardiles who was in England as a star player for Tottenham Hotspur when Argentina invaded the Falkland Islands.
Time Scanners on PBS at 8:00pm ET. Series premiere. This new series utilizes laser scanning technology to explore some of the engineering mysteries of some of the world’s most famous structures. This first episode is focused on the Egyptian pyramids, the second will visit St.Paul’s Cathedral in London, and the third and final installment will visit Petra in Jordan.
Wil Wheaton Project on SyFy at 9:00pm ET.
Drunk History on Comedy Central at 10:00pm ET. Second season premiere. Everyone’s favorite mostly accurate historical reenactments are back!
Tyrant on FX at 10:00pm ET.
Genevieve Burgess is down a laptop thanks to a case of graphics card flu, so all of this week’s entries are being written on Sunday. She apologizes for any unforeseeable inaccuracies or slightly out-of-date references.