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Watch Bob's Burgers online

Bob's Burgers

6:30 PM ET on FOX
Season Premiere
In the Season 7 premiere, a flu-ridden Louise experiences a wild fever dream that takes her on a manic adventure filled with familiar people and outrageous musical numbers.
Season Premiere

Audrey Benedetto's Rating: Let's all just take a moment to appreciate that this show has been consistently good for six seasons. I expect nothing less from Season 7.

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s7e1 Flu-ouise: In the Season 7 premiere, a flu-ridden Louise experiences a wild fever dream that takes her on a manic adventure filled with familiar people and outrageous musical numbers.

sidereelAlex is watching...

Watch Secrets & Lies online

Secrets & Lies

8:00 PM ET on ABC
Season Premiere
In the Season 2 premiere, the downward spiral of the heir to a private equity firm in Charlotte begins when his wife is found dead during a party for his father's retirement, and Detective Cornell wastes no time making him a suspect in the case, though it's soon evident that this seemingly perfect family has more than its fair share of skeletons in the closet.
Season Premiere

sidereelAlex's Rating: I'll miss Ryan Phillippe, but I'm still willing to give Season 2 a shot. For now.

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s2e1 The Fall: In the Season 2 premiere, the downward spiral of the heir to a private equity firm in Charlotte begins when his wife is found dead during a party for his father's retirement, and Detective Cornell wastes no time making him a suspect in the case, though it's soon evident that this seemingly perfect family has more than its fair share of skeletons in the closet.

scotwot is watching...

Watch Family Guy online

Family Guy

8:00 PM ET on FOX
Season Premiere
In the Season 15 premiere, Stewie and Brian put together a children's band that rockets to the top, until a girl comes between them and fragments the group. Meanwhile, Peter and Lois order Chris to get a job, so he lands one as personal assistant to Quagmire in charge of managing his sex life.
Season Premiere

scotwot's Rating: Mostly because I flat out love it but also because ZaneAppeal's review made me laugh almost as much as the show. :)

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s15e1 The Boys in the Band: In the Season 15 premiere, Stewie and Brian put together a children's band that rockets to the top, until a girl comes between them and fragments the group. Meanwhile, Peter and Lois order Chris to get a job, so he lands one as personal assistant to Quagmire in charge of managing his sex life.

RachelL is watching...

Watch Quantico online

Quantico

9:00 PM ET on ABC
Season Premiere
While investigating the dark world of espionage at a mysterious CIA training facility, Alex becomes caught at the center of a conspiracy that threatens lives across the globe.
Season Premiere

RachelL's Rating: So is this season just going to be a do-over, now w/ CIA training?

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s2e1 Kudove: While investigating the dark world of espionage at a mysterious CIA training facility, Alex becomes caught at the center of a conspiracy that threatens lives across the globe.

Morgaine is watching...

Watch Last Week Tonight with John Oliver online
John Oliver on Scandals: the 2016 presidential race is teeming with raisins. Sorry…scandals.

Morgaine's Rating: John, you're not allowed to take any more breaks before the election!

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s3e23 Scandals: John Oliver on Scandals: the 2016 presidential race is teeming with raisins. Sorry…scandals.

zazerh is watching...

Watch Gotham online

Gotham

7:00 PM ET on FOX
Gordon teams with reporter Valerie Vale to find Fish Mooney, who's taken it upon herself to find Hugo Strange; Penguin's popularity soars due to his criticism of the GCPD; Bruce's investigation of the Court of Owls is endangered; and Ivy Pepper returns to Gotham.

zazerh's Rating: This is one show I'm glad I didn't quit. So many great villains!

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s3e2 Burn the Witch: Gordon teams with reporter Valerie Vale to find Fish Mooney, who's taken it upon herself to find Hugo Strange; Penguin's popularity soars due to his criticism of the GCPD; Bruce's investigation of the Court of Owls is endangered; and Ivy Pepper returns to Gotham.

daviswalden is watching...

Watch Scream Queens online

Scream Queens

8:00 PM ET on FOX
A new patient with a hideous ailment visits the hospital in hope of a cure, but finds a love interest instead. Meanwhile, Chad returns to win Chanel back and, in the process, discovers a dark secret of Brock’s. Then, after another run-in with the killer, Munsch enlists the help of new Quantico special agent Denise Hemphill.

daviswalden's Rating: So... What happened to rest of last season's cast? Or the Red Devil in last season's finale?

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s2e2 Warts and All: A new patient with a hideous ailment visits the hospital in hope of a cure, but finds a love interest instead. Meanwhile, Chad returns to win Chanel back and, in the process, discovers a dark secret of Brock’s. Then, after another run-in with the killer, Munsch enlists the help of new Quantico special agent Denise Hemphill.

Alison Lochs is watching...

Watch Tosh.0 online

Tosh.0

9:00 PM ET on Comedy Central
Midseason Premiere
Daniel goes to Alabama; and shares his DNA with the whole world. Also: a look at why anesthesia and camera phones are a bad match.
Midseason Premiere

Alison Lochs's Rating: Let's put 20 seconds on the clock... to announce that Tosh is back!

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s8e21 Episode 21: Daniel goes to Alabama; and shares his DNA with the whole world. Also: a look at why anesthesia and camera phones are a bad match.

jazeron is watching...

Watch This Is Us online

This Is Us

9:00 PM ET on NBC
Toby helps Kate relax in the midst of her fervent quest to lose weight; and Beth questions the motives of Randall's biological father, as Randall adjusts to having his dad in his life. Meanwhile, Rebecca and Jack begin to feel distant from one another; and Kevin faces the consequences of quitting his job.

jazeron's Rating: Wow, loved this pilot and I was preparing to be meh about it.

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s1e2 The Big Three: Toby helps Kate relax in the midst of her fervent quest to lose weight; and Beth questions the motives of Randall's biological father, as Randall adjusts to having his dad in his life. Meanwhile, Rebecca and Jack begin to feel distant from one another; and Kevin faces the consequences of quitting his job.

mondeezy is watching...

Watch Frontline online

Frontline

9:00 PM ET on PBS
Season Premiere
Formative moments in the lives of presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, where they came from and why they chose to pursue the office of the president.
Season Premiere

mondeezy's Rating: Who are YOU going to choose? Too bad this isn't BEFORE the debate.

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s35e1 The Choice: Formative moments in the lives of presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, where they came from and why they chose to pursue the office of the president.

Unknownfear is watching...

Watch Aftermath online

Aftermath

9:00 PM ET on Syfy
Series Premiere
The Copeland Family fights to survive the end of the world in the face of natural disasters, supernatural creatures and a plague.
Series Premiere

Unknownfear's Rating: This show is essentially a hybrid of Dominion and Z Nation. It may not be original, but how truly awful can it be? Guess we'll find out.

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s1e1 RVL 6768: The Copeland Family fights to survive the end of the world in the face of natural disasters, supernatural creatures and a plague.

zazerh is watching...

Watch Drunk History online

Drunk History

9:30 PM ET on Comedy Central
Season Premiere
In the Season 4 premiere, LSD guru Timothy Leary breaks out of prison; a sailor attempts a bold rescue from Devil's Island; and a baker remains calm on the Titanic thanks to his whiskey habit.
Season Premiere

zazerh's Rating: Where's my scotch?

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s4e1 Great Escapes: In the Season 4 premiere, LSD guru Timothy Leary breaks out of prison; a sailor attempts a bold rescue from Devil's Island; and a baker remains calm on the Titanic thanks to his whiskey habit.

mondeezy is watching...

Watch Code Black online

Code Black

9:00 PM ET on CBS
Season Premiere
Season 2 begins with Col. Ethan Willis, from the Department of Defense, joining the team at Angels Memorial and taking Dr. Mike Leighton on a harrowing helicopter ride to save shark-bite victims in Malibu.
Season Premiere

mondeezy's Rating: Another season to hate watch and listen to terrible dialogue. I really need something better to do.

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s2e1 Second Year: Season 2 begins with Col. Ethan Willis, from the Department of Defense, joining the team at Angels Memorial and taking Dr. Mike Leighton on a harrowing helicopter ride to save shark-bite victims in Malibu.

T.J. DeGroat is watching...

Watch Younger online

Younger

9:00 PM ET on TV Land
Season Premiere
In the third season premiere, Liza sends Caitlin off to college and weighs her feelings for Josh and Charles.
Season Premiere

T.J. DeGroat's Rating: The Nico Tortorella Show returns! It's dumb, but fun dumb.

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s3e1 A Kiss Is Just a Kiss: In the third season premiere, Liza sends Caitlin off to college and weighs her feelings for Josh and Charles.

T.J. DeGroat is watching...

Watch The Good Place online

The Good Place

7:30 PM ET on NBC
Eleanor has a hard time remaining hidden; Michael asks Tahani to assist a neighbor in finding her true purpose.

T.J. DeGroat's Rating: Twist! The show just keeps getting better.

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s1e4 Jason Mendoza: Eleanor has a hard time remaining hidden; Michael asks Tahani to assist a neighbor in finding her true purpose.

sidereelAlex is watching...

Watch Marvel's Luke Cage online

Marvel's Luke Cage

2:00 AM ET on Netflix
Series Premiere
After becoming a fugitive, Luke Cage tries to rebuild his life in Harlem, but he is soon pulled out of the shadows.
Series Premiere

sidereelAlex's Rating: I'd rather be watching Jessica Jones Season 2, but I'll take it.

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s1e1 Moment of Truth: After becoming a fugitive, Luke Cage tries to rebuild his life in Harlem, but he is soon pulled out of the shadows.

RachelL is watching...

Watch Saturday Night Live online

Saturday Night Live

10:30 PM ET on NBC
Season Premiere
Margot Robbie hosts this season's premiere with musical guest The Weeknd.
Season Premiere

RachelL's Rating: Thank god for Kate McKinnon and Leslie Jones!

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s42e1 Margot Robbie / The Weeknd: Margot Robbie hosts this season's premiere with musical guest The Weeknd.