2006 February Sweeps February 15 Listings
(Show titles in the larger size are the shows I recommend; reruns are not listed; all times are in the Mountain Time Zone)
George Lopez (ABC; ends at 7:30 PM)-George and Angie's ex-sister-in-law passes away, leaving George in charge of her 20-year-old daughter and her very large inheritance.
Still Standing (CBS; ends at 7:30 PM)
XX Olympic Winter Games (NBC; ends at 10:30 PM)-Alpine skiing; freestyle skiing; short track speed skating; luge; Nordic combined skiing.
American Idol 5 (FOX; ends at 8 PM)-Week 5B: Green Mile. Contestants chosen from around the nation have endured the grueling schedule and high-pressure auditions of the Hollywood Round, hoping to impress the judges and secure one of the 24 semifinalist spots. Tonight the judges make their final cuts to determine the Top 24. The Top 12 males and Top 12 females will be revealed. I hope that grey-haired guy who sings like Joe Cocker makes it to the Top 12.
South Beach (UPN; ends at 8 PM)
One Tree Hill (WB; ends at 8 PM)-When someone unleashes the students' time capsule upon Tree Hill High, Lucas and Mouth must confront a person from their past. Brooke has to deal with the revelation that secrets aren't the only things she exposed in the time capsule. Dan learns to forgive Keith. Haley is forced to reconcile the man Nathan was before with the man he has become, and Peyton's Breast Cancer Benefit Concert at Tric features performances by Haley, Jack's Mannequin, and the return of Fall Out Boy.
Freddie (ABC; ends at 8 PM)-Freddie feels like he made a mistake when he stopped seeing Denise (guest star Denise Quiqones) the first time, so he agrees to drive Grandma to church, hoping to run into her for a second chance. When Denise tells him that she's seeing someone else, Freddie realizes he's going to have to work to win her back. Meanwhile Rose (guest star Tamara Braun) is back in town, and when Chris reveals Freddie's true feelings for her, she feels the same. Now Freddie is torn between two wonderful women...but which one will he choose?
Yes, Dear (CBS; ends at 8 PM)-Season finale. Greg and Christine master the fine art of manipulation when they realize they can each get what the other wants from their respective spouses. Greg and Christine form an unofficial pact when they realize that Kim listens to everything Christine says and Jimmy follows Greg's advice over Christine's...but when Christine becomes uncomfortable and refuses to continue the scheme, Greg continues to manipulate Jimmy in an effort to make Christine's life miserable. Series star Mike O'Malley directed the episode.
Lost (ABC; ends at 9 PM)-When Rousseau leads Sayid to a mysterious captive in the jungle, he becomes determined to find out if he is one of the Others. Meanwhile, Sawyer discovers Hurley's potentially devastating breech of the survivors' trust and blackmails him into helping track an elusive island creature that won't leave Sawyer alone.
Bones (FOX; ends at 9 PM)-Booth and Brennan investigate when a Salvadoran gang member is stopped with a dug-up corpse of a young woman in the trunk of his car. While hes being questioned, a drive-by shooting at the site gives the suspect a chance to escape. Booth and Brennan are able to find where the woman was buried...a soon-to-be-excavated community garden...but when they investigate her vacant grave, they find a second empty grave as well. Clues lead them to a wealthy senators house where the gang member worked, and the investigation gets more complicated as nobody is willing to offer up the truth.
Project Runway 2 (Bravo; ends at 9 PM)-And then there were four. The remaining quartet of designer hopefuls face off in the last elimination, with only three then advancing to the Fall Fashion Week finale.
Thats What Im Talking About (TV Land; ends at 9 PM)-Part 3 of 3. Black influence on fashion and music is discussed. Panelists: comic-actor D.L. Hughley; actress Nia Long; music producer Bud'da; reporter Lola Ogunnaike; and singer Joey Fatone. Hosted by Wayne Brady.
Invasion (ABC; ends at 10 PM)-Curiosity and frustration get the best of Kira as she searches for the truth about her father, Mariel and what is happening to the people of Homestead, but she soon finds her life in danger when she falls in with the wrong crowd during her search. Meanwhile, Russell helps Mariel test her blood for abnormalities and discovers a shocking anomaly.
Drawn Together (Comedy Central; ends at 12 AM)-Reporter Tim Tommerson, Captain Hero's alter ego, gets up close and personal with Xandir; the housemates want revenge on Entertainment Weekly magazine for a poor rating of the show.
At 7 PM, watch George Lopez/Freddie; record American Idol 5 on TiVo, One Tree Hill on VCR 1, and Yes, Dear on VCR 2. At 8 PM, watch Lost; record Bones on TiVo. At 9 PM, watch Invasion; record Project Runway 2 on TiVo when it repeats at this time on Bravo. At 11 PM, watch Thats What Im Talking About when it repeats at this time on TV Land. At 1:30 AM, watch or TiVo Drawn Together when it repeats at this time on Comedy Central.