What To Watch: Monday

by | January 24, 2011 at 10:33 AM | Tuned In: What To Watch Today

TOP PICK:House‘ (8pm ET on Fox)

A teenage military trainee at a juvenile offender training camp suffers peculiar symptoms after enduring an intense training course, and mysteriously, his drill sergeant is soon admitted for similar symptoms. Unable to track down the cause of the shared illness, the team searches for clues in the trainee’s family medical history, and Masters (guest star Amber Tamblyn) and House reveal a unique bond between the sergeant and trainee. Meanwhile, when an indecent photo of Chase is posted on a social-networking site following three different romantic encounters, Chase is determined to find out which girl is trying to publicly disgrace him.

SEASON PREMIERE:Ru Paul’s Drag Race‘ (10pm on Logo)

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Join RuPaul, the most famous drag queen in the world, as the host, mentor and inspiration of Logo’s third season of ‘RuPaul’s Drag Race,’ the ultimate drag queen competition. Playing a dual role, RuPaul reigns supreme in all judging and eliminations, while RuPaul, the man, helps guide the contestants as they prepare for each challenge. Contestants include the nation’s most outrageous, cutting-edge, talented and stunningly gorgeous drag queens all fighting for the title (and tiara) as top dag queen of the land. Working with the contestants are top models, designers and American idols all rolled up into one. Each week, through the trials and tribulations of glam, glitter and show-stopping performances, one drag queen is eliminated until the next superstar drag queen of America is named.

WATCH:19 Kids & Counting‘ (10:30pm on TLC) **Season Premiere**

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It’s been an emotional rollercoaster ride for the Duggar family. They temporarily relocated to Little Rock to be close to their newest daughter Josie, who was born 26-weeks premature. Now, after more than six months of setbacks and triumphs, Josie is out of the hospital and back home with Michelle, Jim Bob and her eighteen brothers and sisters. This season continues to follow the family as they navigate the unfamiliar territory of raising a preemie as well as document their new adventures – from fun family activities to trips abroad to a Duggar chicken pox epidemic – with 19 kids, there is never a dull moment.

DVR:The Bachelor‘ (8pm ET on ABC)

The drama continues to escalate as 14 fortunate bachelorettes try to stake their claim to Brad’s heart. But the week gets off to a mysterious start when one baffled bachelorette wakes up with a black eye – and has no clue about how she got it. Did she fall while sleep walking or is it just a disturbing ploy to get Brad’s attention? The Bachelor has an underwater fantasy in mind when he takes Chantal on a one-on-one date to beautiful Catalina Island.

DVR:Gossip Girl‘ (9pm ET on The CW)

A former associate of Chuck’s father, Russell Thorpe (guest star Michael Boatman) – along with his daughter Raina (guest star Tika Sumpter) – returns to Manhattan with some unfinished business for our Upper East Siders. Serena and Chuck join forces against Lily. Blair realizes that her mother, Eleanor (guest star Margaret Colin), may be her key to becoming a future CEO.

Talk Show Listings:

  • The View: Brad Womack
  • The Talk: Susan Lucci
  • Live With Regis And Kelly: Anthony Hopkins
  • The Ellen DeGeneres Show: Minnie Driver
  • The Tonight Show With Jay Leno: Maggie Q
  • Jimmy Kimmel Live: Cory Monteith
  • Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson: Valerie Bertinelli
  • Conan: Larry King
  • Lopez Tonight: Ashely Tisdale
  • Tavis Smiley: Ed O’Neill
  • Chelsea Lately: Whitney Port
  • The Colbert Report: Charlie Rose