- In Treatment (HBO, 9/9:30pm) Season Premiere – The doctor is in.
- Dead Set (IFC, 9pm) Series Premiere – If I understand this correctly the miniseries, airing each night this week, has zombies attacking Big Brother, I guess that’s one way to make it interesting.
- Raising Hope (Fox, 9pm) – An hour of Hope is a bad sign for Running Wilde.
- 16 & Pregnant (MTV, 10pm) Season Premiere – More pregnant teens.
- Auction Kings (Disc, 10/10:30pm) Series Premiere – Aren’t there already a few of these auction shows?
- Dance Cam Slam (VH1, 10pm) Series Premiere – Reality shows get cheaper with folks sending in dance moves from their own computers.
- World Series (Fox, 4:30pm) – Go Giants.
- Friday Night Lights (DirTV, 9pm) Season Premiere – The final season begins, and it’s a Wednesday, I’m just irritated that they stopped replaying this on ABC Family, I guess I’ll have to move to netflix as I’m only on season two.
- I’ll Do Anything (BBCA, 9pm) Series Premiere – Folks compete to get on the big stage.
- Hollywood Treasure (Syfy, 10pm) Series Premiere – It’s basically another auction show but for Hollywood memorabilia.
- It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown (ABC, 8pm, and Fri) – ‘Tis the season.
- Scared Shrekless (NBC, 8pm, and Sat) – Shrek leads the Halloween spirit and pushes Community to 8:30, though why we’re losing 30Rock for the night and not Outsourced is beyond me.
- Police Women of Dallas (TLC, 9pm) Season Premiere – This season moves to Dallas to follow police women, I guess the title is pretty self explanatory.
- Ancient Aliens (Hist, 10pm) Season Premiere – A look at places that have some mysterious history.
- Fact or Faked (Syfy, 10pm) Season Premiere – The truth behind mysterious images caught on camera.
- The Fairy Jobmother (Life, 11pm) Series Premiere – A career specialist helps folks in need.
- What Not To Wear (TLC, 9pm) Season Premiere – They’re back and starting with a makeover of Facts of Life’s Mindy Cohn.
- Snow Men (Disc, 10pm) Series Premiere – Folks open snowy roads, maybe for Ice Road Truckers.
- Monsters vs. Aliens (NBC, 8:30pm) – Now you will wonder is it a jack-o-lantern or is it an alien?
- The Graham Norton Show (BBCA, 10pm) Season Premiere – Russell Howard and Charlotte Church guest.
- Outrageous Food (Food, 10pm) Series Premiere – Biggest burgers, hottest peppers, and more.
- The Walking Dead (AMC, 10pm) Series Premiere – This new series explores a world taken over by zombies, I’m sensing a zombie theme week.
* Times noted are PST and schedule as always is subject to change.