2006 November Sweeps November 13 Listings
(Show titles in the larger size are the shows I recommend; reruns are not listed; all times are in the Mountain Time Zone)
“Wife Swap” (ABC; ends at 8 PM)-A super-traditional cowgirl from Texas married to a perfectionist rodeo-show cowboy swaps with a demanding wife from Ohio who rules the roost while her husband cleans it.
“How I Met Your Mother” (CBS; ends at 7:30 PM)-Marshall and Lily, together again, decide to elope in Atlantic City, and they gather Barney, Ted, and Robin to take part in the wedding.
“Deal or No Deal” (NBC; ends at 8 PM)-Tonight, Chariton, Iowa grandmother Myra Laing returns to finish her game and New York City policeman Peter Shine of Piermont, New York is offered a mystery case from the Banker as he tries for the $1 million top prize.
“Prison Break” (FOX; ends at 8 PM)-Lincoln must say goodbye to yet another loved one as he attempts to reunite with Michael; Michael’s attempt to secure a getaway plane is grounded; Mahone deciphers a crucial puzzle piece; T-Bag gets his revenge on his tormentors; and Sarah and Kellerman have a tense face-off that leaves one of them gasping for their last breath.
“Everybody Hates Chris” (CW; ends at 7:30 PM)-After the school newspaper runs several inflammatory stories about Chris and his class presidency, Chris must defend himself against Caruso and his classmates at an impeachment hearing. Meanwhile, Rochelle's freeloading brother, Michael (guest star Earthquake), comes to stay with them after his mother throws him out of the house, but he quickly gets on Julius' last nerve. Also, Drew puts Tonya through a vigorous training before teaching her how to jump double-dutch.
“House of Carters” (E!; ends at 7:30 PM)-The siblings take part in a group therapy session, which uncovers deep secrets and emotions.
“The Class” (CBS; ends at 8 PM)-Ethan, still pretending to be Dan Slutsky, goes with Sue (guest star Rachelle Lefevre) to drop off her child at a party, unaware that the birthday girl is Oprah...and Ellen, Perry and Kyle recognize him. Meanwhile, Richie tells Lina he loves her and tells Duncan and Nicole that he's married.
“All of Us” (CW; ends at 8 PM)-After Robert and his sister Carmen (recurring guest star Tisha Campbell-Martin), learn that the man who raised them isn't Robert's biological father, Dirk and Robert decide to track the real man down. After spending some time with his biological father (guest star Richard Lawson, "Dead Like Me"), Robert discovers a shocking secret about him. Though Bobby tries to hide the fact that Courtney invited her boyfriend (guest star Brandon Smith, "Bones") over to the house while Neesee was working, Neesee quickly discovers the two are hiding something.
“The Bachelor: Rome” (ABC; ends at 9 PM)-It's the ultimate whirlwind for the final three women...Jennifer, Lisa, and Sadie...as Lorenzo travels across Europe to some of the most romantic and exciting locations in Sweden, Budapest, and Sicily for their exotic dates. The three bachelorettes are falling hard for the handsome Prince, with one woman pouring her heart out to him, another pulling out all the stops to get to the Fantasy Suite and the final woman finding her lifelong morals severely tested. It's a wild, romantic ride with each of the ladies...until Lorenzo has to make a heart-wrenching decision to eliminate one of them.
“Two and a Half Men” (CBS; ends at 8:30 PM)-Alan has insomnia but refuses to take pills, opting for a visit to his psychiatrist (guest star Jane Lynch), who reveals that the cause is Alan's jealously of Charlie and his ability to glide through life.
“Heroes” (NBC; ends at 9 PM)-Back in India to mourn the passing of his father, Suresh encounters mysterious dreams of the past that force him to question what path to take next. Continuing their journey to New York, Hiro and Ando (guest star James Kyson Lee) stop at a diner and meet someone interesting. In crisis, Niki comes to a personal understanding. Determined to see one of Isaac's paintings that Simone recently sold, Peter asks Nathan for help in finding a key to the future. Intent on getting back to her normal life, Claire focuses on Homecoming preparations, unaware of what's to come. Meanwhile, H.R.G. (guest star Jack Coleman) and a surprising associate focus their attentions on another "hero."
“Girlfriends” (CW; ends at 8:30 PM)
“The New Adventures of Old Christine” (CBS; ends at 9 PM)-Christine has money problems and tries to get help from everyone except the person offering it freely: Barb. Meanwhile, Matthew gets a video message from his past and decides it's time to make something of himself.
“The Game” (CW; ends at 9 PM)-When Tasha returns early from a trip she finds Malik throwing a wild party at their house and shuts it down. Fed up with his mom running his personal life, Malik asks her to move out and find her own place.
“What About Brian” (ABC; ends at 10 PM)-At Angelo's funeral, the friends give loving tributes and recall fond memories of Angelo while they marvel at Nicole's strength. However, they soon realize she may not be handling this as well as she seems to be. Meanwhile, Brian's dad, Michael (guest star William Devane), confronts Brian about his plans now that Zap Monkey has folded, Dave and Deena discuss getting a divorce, and Adam continues to connect with Summer (guest star Rachelle Lefevre), the stripper he met at his bachelor party.
“C.S.I: Miami” (CBS; ends at 10 PM)-Natalia's sister is kidnapped, along with several other women, by a man posing as a photographer. The C.S.I.'s are alerted to the crimes when an unidentified woman passes a bloody bill to a toll-booth collector with a cry for help written on it. Soon afterward, a woman is found dead on a jetty near the toll booth and photos of the missing women are discovered in a safe.
“Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip” (NBC; ends at 10 PM)-Part 2 of 2. Jack has to get Tom out of a small town jail to make it back for his show that night as tension heats up between Matt and Harriet. John Goodman guest stars.
At 7 PM, watch “How I Met Your Mother”/“The Class;” record “Deal or No Deal” on TiVo, “Wife Swap” on VCR 1, “Prison Break” on VCR 2, and “Everybody Hates Chris”/“All of Us” on VCR 3. At 8 PM, watch “Two and a Half Men”/“The New Adventures of Old Christine;” record “Heroes” on TiVo, “The Bachelor: Rome” on VCR 1, and “The Game” on VCR 3 (at 8:30 PM.) At 9 PM, watch “C.S.I.: Miami;” record “Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip” on TiVo and “What About Brian” VCR 1. Watch “House of Carters” tomorrow morning at 8:30 AM when it repeats on E!