Blue Glow

Salon's TV picks for Monday, July 23, 2001


Joyce Millman
July 23, 2001 9:46PM (UTC)

Series

Sheep eyeballs are on the menu for the contestants of Fear Factor (8 p.m., NBC). Boxer Oscar de la Hoya is profiled on a new Biography (8 p.m., A&E). On a rerun of Everybody Loves Raymond (9 p.m., CBS), Frank starts painting Ray and Debra's house without their permission. Angel (9 p.m., WB) reruns the one where our tormented vamp has a dij` vu inside an abandoned hotel.

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Specials

There's scenery chewing all around as Anthony Hopkins, Alec Baldwin and a giant grizzly bear face off in the David Mamet-written 1997 thriller The Edge (9 p.m., ABC), about a jealous husband and a boyfriend stranded in the Alaska wilderness together. The King of Queens goes back to his stand-up roots in the new special Kevin James: Sweat the Small Stuff (10 p.m., Comedy Central).

Sports

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Baseball:
Reds at Braves (7:30 p.m., TBS)

Talk

Rosie O'Donnell (syndicated) Shirley MacLaine (rerun)
David Letterman (CBS) Widespread Panic
Jay Leno (NBC) 'N Sync
Politically Incorrect (ABC) Jon Favreau, Ione Skye
Conan O'Brien (NBC) Brendan Fraser, Ana Gasteyer (rerun)

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All times Eastern unless noted.


Joyce Millman

Joyce Millman is a writer living in the Bay Area.

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