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Pajiba After Dark: It's That Time of Year Again

By Genevieve Burgess | Miscellaneous | August 21, 2011 |

By Genevieve Burgess | Miscellaneous | August 21, 2011 |

I’ve been hearing the details of Tropical Storm Irene lately and I’d like to say hi to all the readers in the path of the storm and hope that all of you have your plywood and bottled water ready to go. Me? I’m not in Miami right now and won’t be anytime soon so I don’t have to worry. Oh, and also stock up on whatever intoxicant of choice you use to help with the mind-numbing boredom of most hurricanes and/or tropical storms. I know it’s hard to believe that a deadly natural disaster can be boring, but if your house/apartment/dorm/whatever is secure and you’ve got all your emergency supplies on hand those damn things last FOREVER. I remember one storm my freshman year of university that lasted like two days and we were in lockdown in the dorms the whole time. Trying to get six girls to agree on what movie to watch after we’d already been watching movies for one whole day was the real disaster. Anyway, stay safe, tropical Pajibans! Here’s your Sunday night TV:

7:00pm: “Dateline NBC” on NBC

“Sand Masters” on Travel

8:00pm: “Big Brother” on CBS

“Curiosity” on Discovery

“Food Network Challenge” on Food Network

“Jerseylicious” on Style

“Sunday Best” on BET

“Sunday Night Football: Preseason: San Diego at Dallas” on NBC

9:00pm: “Bait Car” on TruTV

“Bridezillas” on WE

“Celebrity Rehab with Dr.Drew” on VH1

“Drop Dead Diva” on Lifetime

“The Glee Project” on Oxygen. First season finale.

“The Great Food Truck Race” on Food Network

“Hoarding: Buried Alive” on TLC

“Ice Road Truckers” on History

“Leverage” on TNT

“True Blood” on HBO

9:30pm: “Bait Car” on TruTV

“In the Flow with Affion Crockett” on Fox

10:00pm: “Against the Wall” on Lifetime

“Bar Rescue” on Spike TV

“Breaking Bad” on AMC

“Curb Your Enthusiasm” on HBO

“The Glades” on A&E

“Hillbilly Handfishin’” on Animal Planet

“Keeping Up with the Kardashians” on E

“The Real Housewives of New Jersey” on Bravo

“Talihina Sky: The Story of Kings of Leon” on Showtime. Wonder if this was in the works before Caleb Followill had his Dallas meltdown and there was the ensuing war between the band’s publicist and the band themselves over whether exhaustion or substance abuse was to blame or if it was rushed into production afterwards.

“My Collection Obsession” on TLC

“Top Gear” on History

“Vegas Strip” on TruTV

10:30pm: “Entourage” on HBO

11:00pm: “Home Takeover with Simon and Tomas” on OWN. Series premiere.

“Thicker Than Water: The Marino” on Bravo. I was wondering if Dan Marino’s family had their own reality series because that would at least make a little bit of sense but no, it’s some random New Jersey family and in the description it talks about ‘shuttling the kids to soccer practice in their Jimmy Choos’ which I hate on principle if it’s just marketing blather. If it’s true, I hate it even more because that’s a waste of good shoes. Anyway, nothing special to see here and it’s classified as a “special presentation” but I’m pretty sure it’s really a pilot in disguise. Beware.

Intern Rusty has a Masters degree in Music Business and Entertainment Industry which makes her sound more successful than she really is. You can read more about her at Rusty’s Ventures.

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Genevieve Burgess is a Features Contributor for Pajiba. You can follow Genevieve Burgess on Twitter.