For Tuesday, January 29th 2013 LA TV Insider Examiner recommends:
Hart of Dixie (The CW, 8 p.m.) – “Lovesick Blues” – When Zoe (Rachel Bilson) is alerted by the Health Department about a flu epidemic heading towards BlueBell, she is forced to put the town on lockdown. Because of the quarantine, Wade (Wilson Bethel) is forced to stay at his ex-girlfriend’s house causing Zoe to become jealous. Lemon’s (Jaime King) plan for the perfect night with Walt (guest star Rich McDonald) goes awry when she begins to feel under the weather. Meanwhile, George (Scott Porter) finds himself roped into directing Lavon’s (Cress Williams) tourism commercial about BlueBell’s small-town charm, but it seems Lavon, is more preoccupied with his co-star than his commercial.
Raising Hope (FOX, 8 p.m.) – “Modern Wedding” / “Yo Zappa Do, Part One” – The wedding day is finally here and Sabrina’s mom has hired the camera crew from Modern Family to capture the whole blessed event. But a series of catastrophes threatens to ruin the day, including a battle between Maw Maw (Cloris Leachman) and Reverend Bob (guest star Leslie Jordan). So Burt (Garret Dillahunt) and Virginia (Martha Plimpton) scramble to save the ceremony and keep Jimmy (Lucas Neff) and Sabrina (Shannon Woodward) in ignorant, matrimonial bliss. Then, in the second episode, Jimmy and Sabrina head to Los Angeles to celebrate their honeymoon and a taping of Hope’s (Baylie and Rylie Cregut) favorite TV show. But Jimmy’s fear of flying means a family road trip.
Happy Endings (ABC, 9 p.m.) – “The Marry Prankster” / “Our Best Friend’s Wedding” – When the gang pranks Max (Adam Pally) into thinking he won a big lotto jackpot, he vows revenge when they least suspect it. Everyone dreads what might happen next; Alex decides to cut a deal with Max to avoid payback …while Max’s plotting gets in the way of the big event Penny’s (Casey Wilson) been waiting for, a proposal from Pete (guest star Nick Zano). Meanwhile, Brad (Damon Wayans Jr.) gets a new job as a CFO, but Jane (Eliza Coupe) is not amused when she learns the title is Chief Fun Officer and that Brad is working at a kids’ gym. Then in the second episode, when newly-engaged Penny learns that Pete wants to elope, would-be wedding coordinator Jane takes the lovebirds and the rest of the gang to a wedding expo in hopes that Pete will change his mind. Meanwhile, Max and Brad are stuck with a “couples” pass and end up in the gay wedding part of the expo, and Alex (Elisha Cuthbert) and Dave (Zachary Knighton) are forced to deal with their own unresolved wedding issues.
The New Normal (NBC, 9:30 p.m.) – “Dairy Queen” – When Bryan (Andrew Rannells) and David (Justin Bartha) talk to their friends about breastfeeding, Bryan begins to wish that he could look forward to having that kind of natural connection with his baby-to-be. This revelation prompts him to buy an apparatus that allows men to simulate the nurturing act. Meanwhile, upon discovering that people disapprove of women who breastfeed in public, Bryan puts together a protest in the form of a superbly choreographed breastfeeding flash mob. Later, when Shania (Bebe Wood) learns that Goldie (Georgia King) did not breastfeed her when she was a baby she begins to worry that her rise towards greatness will be stunted because she didn’t receive the benefits of her mother’s milk. Elsewhere, Jane (Ellen Barkin) takes Rocky’s (NeNe Leakes) advice and goes after what she wants, her co-worker Brice (John Stamos).
Cougar Town (TBS, 10 p.m.) – “I Should Have Known It” – When Tom (Bob Clendenin) gets a new girlfriend (guest star Ali Wentworth), the girls decide to investigate. Bobby (Brian Van Holt) goes on a fake date with Ellie (Christa Miller) to improve his table manners. And after getting fed up with the girls’ rules, Andy (Ian Gomez) and Grayson (Josh Hopkins) rebel.
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