Blue Glow

Salon's TV picks for Thursday, July 26, 2001


Joyce Millman
July 26, 2001 9:28PM (UTC)

Series

On a rerun of Gilmore Girls (8 p.m., WB), Lorelai persuades Rory to attend her first Chilton dance, then lives to regret it. The second series of the delicious British comedy-drama Cold Feet (8 p.m. PT/11 p.m. ET, Bravo) is underway. Karen and David have added twin girls to their family, Pete and Jenny are separated but still living in the same house, and Rachel and Adam might be expecting. Luke "90210" Perry and Sherilyn "Twin Peaks" Fenn have guest roles on this week's Night Visions (9 p.m., Fox). 48 Hours (10 p.m., CBS) reports on ecstasy. And in related programming, George W. drops ecstasy and goes wild on a rerun of That's My Bush! (10 p.m., Comedy Central).

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Specials

The documentary Stealing Home: The Case of Contemporary Cuban Baseball (8 p.m., PBS, check local listings) looks at the history of Cuban béisbol and the recent defections to the U.S. by stars like the New York Mets' Rey Ordonez and the Yankees' Orlando "El Duque" Hernandez.

Sports

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Baseball:
Blue Jays at Red Sox (7 p.m., Fox Family)
Braves at Expos (7 p.m., TBS)

Talk

Rosie O'Donnell (syndicated) John Goodman, Tim McGraw (rerun)
David Letterman (CBS) Greg Kinnear, Peter Gabriel with Afro Celt Sound System
Jay Leno (NBC) Jackie Chan, Estella Warren
Politically Incorrect (ABC) Tucker Carlson, Howie Mandel
Conan O'Brien (NBC) Janeane Garofalo, Tim Roth
Craig Kilborn (CBS) Andy Dick

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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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