2006 May Sweeps May 3 Listings
(Show titles in the larger size are the shows I recommend; reruns are not listed; all times are in the Mountain Time Zone)
“Alias” (ABC; ends at 8 PM)-Sloane learns that Prophet Five's cure for Nadia may kill her; the search for Anna Espinosa continues; Rambaldi's prophetic Page 47 resurfaces; Sydney offers Renée a job at APO.
“The Amazing Race 9” (CBS; ends at 8 PM)-Teams travel to Australia to swim with crocodiles and skydive.
“Deal or No Deal” (NBC; ends at 8 PM)-Contestants get a chance to win money, from one penny to $1 million.
“House” (FOX; ends at 8 PM)-Part 2 of 2. Facing possible death, Dr. Foreman meets with his father and tries to make amends; House tries radical procedures to save Foreman's life.
“America’s Next Top Model 6” (UPN; ends at 8 PM)-One of the contestants must go to the emergency room while on location in Thailand; the models compete in a challenge that requires them to perform intricate Thai dance moves.
“One Tree Hill” (WB; ends at 8 PM)-Season finale. Nathan worries for Haley's safety; Peyton and Brooke's friendship is tested; Deb tells Dan the truth about the dealership fire.
“Lost” (ABC; ends at 9 PM)-Jack and Kate bring Michael back to camp along with some information about the others; Ana Lucia tries to get the prisoner to confess.
“Criminal Minds” (CBS; ends at 9 PM)-A leak of classified information from the CIA puts the lives of several operatives at risk, so the team works swiftly to expose the mole.
“Dateline NBC: To Catch a Predator” (NBC; ends at 9 PM)-Special episode.
“American Idol 5” (FOX; ends at 8:30 PM)-One of five remaining contestants is voted off. They also perform an original song before the elimination.
“The Bedford Diaries” (WB; ends at 9 PM)-Zoe tries out to be the new school mascot; Richard pulls strings for Katrina's benefit; Owen and Natalie try to save the school's health clinic.
“Top Chef” (Bravo; ends at 9 PM)-The three remaining contestants cook for some of Napa Valley's most respected chefs.
“My Super Sweet Sixteen” (MTV; ends at 8:30 PM)-More spoiled kids celebrate their birthdays.
“Living in TV Land: Davy Jones” (TV Land; ends at 8:30 PM)-
“Unan1mous” (FOX; ends at 9 PM)-Nine strangers must reach a consensus regarding who should be awarded a large cash prize.
“Tiara Girls” (MTV; ends at 9 PM)-Even more spoiled girls compete in beauty pageants.
“Invasion” (ABC; ends at 10 PM)-With the storm rapidly approaching, Russell and Underlay try to find the hybrids and evacuate their families.
“C.S.I.: NY” (CBS; ends at 10 PM)-Mac, Stella, and Dr. Hawkes investigate the murder of a man with two grieving widows; a young woman dressed as a mermaid is found tangled in the kelp off a ferry dock.
“Law & Order” (NBC; ends at 10 PM)-A newspaper reveals the identity of an undercover police officer, resulting in her murder, so Detectives Green and Fontana search for the source of the leak.
“South Park” (Comedy Central; ends at 11:30 PM)-The Dog Whisperer, Cesar Millan, takes on his biggest challenge to date when he signs on to discipline Eric Cartman.
“Mind of Mencia” (Comedy Central; ends at 12 AM)-Special guest Robin Williams; investigating what it would be like if Jesus was married.
At 7 PM, watch “The Amazing Race 9;” record “Alias” on TiVo, “Deal or No Deal” on VCR 1, “One Tree Hill” on VCR 2, “House” on VCR 3, and “America’s Next Top Model 6” on VCR 4. At 8 PM, watch “Criminal Minds;” record “Lost” on TiVo, “The Bedford Diaries” on VCR 2, and “American Idol 5”/“Unan1mous” on VCR 3. At 9 PM, watch “C.S.I.: NY;” record “Invasion” on TiVo, “Law & Order” on VCR 1, and “Top Chef” on VCR 2 when it repeats at this time on Bravo. At 11 PM, watch “South Park”/“Mind of Mencia.” At 8 AM on Thursday, watch “Living in TV Land: Davy Jones” when it repeats on TV Land. Watch “My Super Sweet Sixteen” and “Tiara Girls” when it repeats throughout the week on MTV.