Blue Glow

Salon's TV picks for Wednesday, May 23, 2001

Published May 23, 2001 5:26PM (EDT)


Ed (8 p.m., NBC) has its season finale, as does Spin City (8 p.m., ABC) (which runs an hour). Dawson spends his last night in Capeside before leaving for summer film school on the season-ending episode of Dawson's Creek (8 p.m., WB). Star Trek: Voyager (8 p.m., UPN) ends its run with a two-hour finale in which Janeway travels back in time to help her younger self go head-to-head with the Borg Queen, and into the future to attempt to reach Earth. Eliminated recruits return to vote for the winner on the finale of Boot Camp (9 p.m., Fox). Law & Order (9 p.m., NBC) ends its season with back-to-back episodes. In the first, the cops investigate an assassination attempt on a judge; the second involves murder, a state senator and organized crime. On the hourlong season finale of The Drew Carey Show (9 p.m., ABC), Drew ends up in a psychiatric ward after Mimi thwarts his attempt to land a big promotion. Felicity (9 p.m., WB) ends its season with the usual dilemma: Noel or Ben? On the season finale of That's My Bush! (10:30 p.m., Comedy Central), George resigns when threatened with impeachment and is forced to look for a job. Meanwhile, power-mad Vice President Cheney takes over.


Mariners at Twins (1 p.m., ESPN)
Red Sox at Yankees (7 p.m., ESPN)


Rosie O'Donnell (syndicated) Alec Baldwin, John Spencer
David Letterman (CBS) Alec Baldwin, Yogi Berra
Jay Leno (NBC) Ben Affleck, Dame Edna
Politically Incorrect (ABC) Joey McIntyre, Tommy Smothers
Conan O'Brien (NBC) Chris Isaak, Peri Gilpin, Ike Turner
Craig Kilborn (CBS) Ana Gasteyer, Duncan Sheik

All times Eastern unless noted.

By Joyce Millman

Joyce Millman is a writer living in the Bay Area.

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