2007 February Sweeps February 23 Listings
(Show titles in the larger size are the shows I recommend; reruns are not listed; all times are in the Mountain Time Zone)
“Ghost Whisperer” (CBS; ends at 8 PM)-A corpse in the morgue is reanimated when it is possessed by another's ghost. Melinda soon discovers this was not a random act, as the invading spirit has a list of things to do and wants to use this specific body to get them done. So much so, the spirit may have contributed to the man's untimely death.
“1 vs. 100” (NBC; ends at 8 PM)
“Nanny 911” (FOX; ends at 8 PM)-A family with an infant daughter and three out-of-control sons gets help from Nanny Stella.
“WWE Friday Night SmackDown!” (CW; ends at 9 PM)
“Monk” (USA; ends at 8 PM)-A serial killer strikes in San Francisco, attracting a federal agent (guest star Chris Williams, "Curb Your Enthusiasm") with advanced forensic technology, but Monk feels his detective skills are better suited to the task of finding the murderer.
“20/20” (ABC; ends at 10 PM)-2-hour episode.
“Close to Home” (CBS; ends at 9 PM)-The dean of a prep school (Kristoffer Winters), who is also a member of a prominent and wealthy family, is accused of murdering his wife and trying to make it look like a suicide.
“Las Vegas” (NBC; ends at 9 PM)-Despite the untimely death of someone in the organization, the Montecito's company picnic and games are held. At the event, Mike captains one team and rockers Los Lonely Boys entertain the group. Meanwhile, Mary confronts her past by testifying against her father in court.
“Trading Spouses: Meet Your New Mommy” (FOX; ends at 9 PM)-Part 2 of 2. A rock singer trades families with an underappreciated housewife.
“The Soup” (E!; ends at 8:30 PM)-Joel McHale makes fun of celebrity news and events.
“Psych” (USA; ends at 9 PM)-Henry's friend Peterson (guest star Dan Lauria, "The Wonder Years") goes missing after refusing to report a theft, leaving Henry little choice but to ask the Psych Agency for help.
“Numb3rs” (CBS; ends at 10 PM)-A record-company owner's 11-year-old son is kidnapped while delivering newspapers and his two bodyguards are gunned down. The kidnappers demand more than $3 million in ransom money to be delivered in one hour or they will kill the boy. The investigation reveals the boy's father is the target in three separate police investigations involving drugs, organized crime and gangs. Meanwhile, Don talks to a psychologist about his work and team members.
“Law & Order” (NBC; ends at 10 PM)-A publisher is murdered shortly after putting out a controversial book, which may or may not be a factor in the crime.
“Best Week Ever” (VH1; ends at 9:30 PM)-Topics might include: "American Idol," the upcoming Oscars, Anna Nicole Smith, and more.
At 7 PM, watch “Ghost Whisperer;” record “Nanny 911” on VCR 1. At 8 PM, watch “Close to Home;” record “Las Vegas” on TiVo, “Trading Spouses: Meet Your New Mommy” on VCR 1, and “The Soup” on VCR 2. At 9 PM, watch “Numb3rs;” record “Law & Order” on TiVo, “Best Week Ever” on VCR 1. At 10 PM, watch “Monk” when it repeats on USA. At 11 PM, watch “Psych” when it repeats on USA.