YOU KNOW IT'S SWEEPS WHEN...
Friday, November 18, 2011
MORE SWEEPS STUNTS: Nov. 14-18
- There were dueling exclusives on ABC and NBC on Monday night. ABC had Gabrielle Giffords' first interview since she was shot in the head. NBC got a last minute phone interview with Jerry Sandusky.
- On Monday and Tuesday, Divorce Court had a special two-part Before Your Vows episode. Their interviewed a woman via satellite because she got cold feet before appearing on the show. Her boyfriend was a religious nut who at one point got on his knees, crying and begging for her to stay with him.
- Live! with Regis & Kelly was been milking Regis' departure all month. On Thursday, Kathie Lee Gifford stopped by. And of course, on Friday was his last show. (See below)
- On Thursday, Dr. Drew's Lifechangers did another show on the Bunny Ranch. Included was a young woman who surprised her sister by telling her she wants to be a prostitute.
- Wheel of Fortune celebrated Christmas early with their Secret Santa Sweepstakes. Viewers at home winning as much as the contestants.
- Jeopardy! held its annual Tournament of Champions, giving $250,000 to this year's best player.
posted by jc @ 9:15 PM,
MTV, Mondays 10pm/ET
Based on a popular documentary film, this weekly series follows people who are in online relationships. They meet their longtime loves with the help of the show, but things aren't always what they seem.
FAST FOOD MANIA
DESTINATION AMERICA, Sundays 10pm/ET
If you listen to the Howard Stern show, the you already know that Jon Hein is the biggest fan of fast food around. Join Jon as he checks out the best places to chow down for cheap on this new show on the new network, Destination America. If you're not craving something greasing after watch this show, then something is wrong with you.
Trisha Goddard hosted talk shows overseas for years. Now, she's the star of her own show, a spin-off of Maury, here in the states. Topics have included a man with 5 wives and women who eat strange objects like drywall and dirt.
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