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Tuesday: Suspense! Drama! Pop some popcorn and watch the Super Tuesday results roll in. Plus: What did you think of "Paradise Hotel 2" on Monday?


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Salon Staff
February 5, 2008 4:02PM (UTC)

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The most dramatic and suspenseful TV entertainment of the year (so far) awaits us tonight with the coverage of the Super Tuesday primaries (8 p.m. EST on ABC and CNN, 9 p.m. EST on CBS). With the latest reports showing Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton in a dead heat in most of the 24 states that go to the polls today, tonight's returns should be a real nail-biter. And that's not to mention the exciting graphs and charts, the busy red, white and blue studio sets, the premature punditry, the begrudging concession speeches -- there's just so much to look forward to! Better go home tonight, make a big bowl of popcorn, and settle in for one of the best roller-coaster rides of the campaign year.

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With so much campaign action afoot, this is also a good night to check in with "The Daily Show With Jon Stewart" (8 p.m. EST on Comedy Central), followed by "The Colbert Report" (8:30 p.m. EST on Comedy Central). If you need a break from the suspense, you might want to tune in for the (just as suspenseful) season finale of "House" (9 p.m. EST on Fox) or check out "Energy War" (9:30 p.m. on Sundance), a documentary outlining the political consequences of the oil shortage. For lighter fare, sample some of the engagingly silly skits of "Big Gay Sketch Show" (premieres at 10 p.m. EST on Logo).

Last night

What did you think of "Paradise Hotel 2" on Monday? Go here to discuss.

On the talk shows

Regis and Kelly

ABC, 9 a.m. EST

Matthew McConaughey, Bow Wow, Omarion

The View

ABC, 11 a.m. EST

George Stephanopoulos, Alexandra Wentworth, Sheryl Crow

Ellen DeGeneres

Syndicated, check local listings

Reggie Bush

Oprah Winfrey

Syndicated, check local listings

Dr. Oz

Charlie Rose

PBS, check local listings

Super Tuesday coverage

Larry King

CNN, 9 p.m. EST

Super Tuesday coverage

Jon Stewart

Comedy Central, 11 p.m. EST

TBA

Stephen Colbert

Comedy Central, 11:30 p.m. EST

TBA

David Letterman

CBS, 11:30 p.m. EST

Matthew McConaughey, Gary Mule Dear, Sheryl Crow

Jay Leno

NBC, 11:35 p.m. EST

TBA

Tavis Smiley

PBS, check local listings

Myles Brand

Jimmy Kimmel

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ABC, 12:05 a.m. EST

TBA

Conan O'Brien

NBC, 12:35 a.m. EST

TBA

Craig Ferguson

CBS, 12:35 a.m. EST

Amy Ryan, Terry Crews, Sebastian Maniscalco

Contributors: Molly Eichel, Heather Havrilesky, Amy Reiter, Charly Wilder


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