Things Like This Really Make You Appreciate Desk Jobs
Famous in 12 on The CW at 8:00pm ET. Series premiere. A new reality series where an “unknown” moves to LA and embarks on a 12 week quest for fame. I guess they’re interested in a very specific kind of fame if they’re participating in a reality series on The CW, but perhaps I shouldn’t be so closed-minded. Maybe we will find the next great star through reality TV and social media. I mean, it worked for American Idol, like ten years ago! It does concern me, though, that they seem sort of deliberately vague about what kind of “fame” these people are seeking. I mean, Monica Lewinsky’s famous, but it’s not really the sort of notoriety I’d want.
I Wanna Marry “Harry” on Fox at 9:00pm ET.
Awkward on MTV at 10:00pm ET.
Fargo on FX at 10:00pm ET.
Siberian Cut on Discovery at 10:00pm ET. Series premiere. Continuing Discovery’s current bent towards broadcasting reality series featuring difficult manual labor to people sitting comfortably at home, this new series is about an American logger working in Russia, trying to fulfill a contract he has with the Russian colonel who owns the land he’s logging so he can be his own boss for good.
Genevieve Burgess is very happy that any mistakes she made in her early 20s were not the matter of international news.