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Watched log for Wednesday

The Closer: Mom Duty

Memoirs of a Geisha

Wow, that was a long movie. Beautifully filmed, but a bit weak plotwise.

Iron Chef America: Batali vs. Lefebvre

Secret Ingredient: Big Eye Tuna
Judges: Karine Bakhoum, Mo Rocca, Melissa Clark
Weird Dishes: Rice Ice Cream on Tuna Sashimi plate
Winner: Mario Batali

Love Monkey: Coming Out

It's really too bad this show was canceled. There were flashes of near-brilliance, and it was just not given the chance to really suceed. I think the biggest problem with the show was that everything always worked out for Tom in the end. They never allowed him to fail. Oh well, what could have been.

Good Eats: Cubing A Round 

Oban Star Racers: In Like Flint (Eps. 4)

Watched log for Sunday

Oban Star Racers: Hostilities Break Out, Grave Like Groor

My Fair Brady: We're Getting Married: Episode 4

American Inventor: Finale Results Show

Love Monkey: Mything Persons

Eureka 7: Higher Than the Sun

The Tick: The Tick vs. the Dot and Neil's Wedding

Windfall: The Getaway 

Watched log for Saturday

BBQ With Bobby Flay: Cultural 'Cues

Windfall: Pilot

Supernatural: Route 666

American Inventor: The Finale

Love Monkey: Opportunity Knocks

Network Updates

Well, the networks have their "upfronts" this week, where they lay out next season and let us know what's staying and what's going. Now, I'm only going to report on shows that I watch or have some sort of interest in. In the fall I'll report on all the new shows. 

For more complete details, click on the network to get TVSquad's full coverage.

ABC

Canceled:
Sons and Daughters
Invasion
Less Than Perfect
Commander In Chief
Alias
Crumbs
Emily's Reasons Why Not
Jake in Progress

Renewed:
What About Brian
Grey's Anatomy
Desperate Housewives
Lost
American Inventor

CBS

Canceled:
Courting Alex
Love Monkey
Out of Practice
Threshold

Renewed:
The New Adventures of Old Christine
How I Met Your Mother
Numb3rs

FOX

Canceled:
Malcolm in the Middle
That 70's Show
Arrested Development
Skating With Celebrities
Stacked
Free Ride

Renewed:
24
American Dad
Bones
Family Guy
The Loop
The O.C.
The Simpsons

NBC

Canceled:
Teachers No big surprise.
Surface Again, not a huge surprise. I thought it was only OK.
Conviction
Joey
Four Kings
(remaining episodes to be shown this summer)
Heist

Renewed:
Scrubs (But will start in the winter like this year)
Crossing Jordan
My Name Is Earl
The Office
Medium

CW

Canceled:
The Bedford Diaries
Everwood
(This one hurts…)
Modern Men
Pepper Dennis
Related
Twins
What I Like About You
Charmed

Renewed:
7th Heaven (ugh)
Gilmore Girls
Smallville (double ugh)
Supernatural
Veronica Mars
Everybody Hates Chris

Watched log for Sunday

Eureka 7: Motion Blue

Commander in Chief: Ties That Bind

Hogan Knows Best: The Hogan Boyfriend Test

The Surreal Life: Battle of the '80s Hair Band

So NoTORIous: Relaxed

Love Monkey: The Window

Smallville: Mercy

Overhaulin': Photo Shoot Fiasco

Desperate Housewives: It Wasn't Meant to Happen

Grey's Anatomy: Blues for Sister Someone

The Simpsons: Girls Just Want to Have Sums

Family Guy: You May Now Kiss the… Uh… Guy Who Receives

Watched log for Monday

Bones: The Man in the Morgue

Love Monkey: The One Who Got Away

Everwood: The Land of Confusion

Medium: Knowing Her

24: Day 5: 1:00AM-2:00AM

How I Met Your Mother: Mary the Paralegal 

"Lawyered!" 

Watched log for Tuesday

Gilmore Girls: You’ve Been Gilmored

Scrubs: My Half-Acre, Her Story II

Love Monkey: Confidence