TV Gal Is Simply Shocked
They killed Ana-Lucia. And Libby. And Nadia. And Renze.
You know it's May sweeps when characters start dropping faster than
A look at some of the shocking things that happened last week:
Quotes of the Week
"I laid on top of you naked last night so how about you wax nostalgic about that." Christina to Dr. Burke on "Grey's Anatomy."
"Um guys, who's Rambaldi?" Rachel asking the key question on "Alias." Thanks to Ted for the quote.
"Is that your final answer?" Ryan to Simon after he changes his opinion of Katherine's performance on "
"Why is there an intern in my bathroom? It's not my birthday." Jordan to Dr. Cox on "Scrubs."
"You have no idea what you're dealing with you little ass kisser." Bill Buchanan to Miles on "24."
"There's still so much I want to do ... I want to travel ... live overseas as an artist ... maybe even have a lesbian relationship." Lily to Robin in what we all want to believe was a "
"They never had this much difficulty with Bernie ... ." Agent DiNozzo on "NCIS" as he wrestles with a dead guy. Thanks to Andy for the quote.
"With your permission, ma'am, we'd like to go through the house, baby-proof it from top to bottom; socket protectors, safety latches, gates for the stairs, spread spectrum R/F detectors, perimeter sensors, explosive sniffers ... all the usual stuff." Sydney's federal agent babysitter on "Alias." Thanks to Paul for the quote.
"I left early today and apparently that caused everyone's IQ to drop 60 points." Richard to Emily on "Gilmore Girls." Who hasn't felt that way about the people they work with?
"They're all hybrids. The people, not the cars." Tom to Russell on "Invasion." Thanks to Aaron for being the first to submit this very popular quote.
"So, it's a show about three hookers and their mom?" Brian on
Where Have I Seen Them Before?
Tracey Needham, C.D. on "The Division" and Paige on "Life Goes On," was the mother of the missing girl on "Without a Trace." Amrie and Diane remembered that Ross Malinger, the little boy from "Sleepless in Seattle," was the missing girl's dead brother.
Albert Hall, Alan Milliken on the third season of "24," Riley on "Thief," and Judge Seymore Walsh on "The Practice" and
Mark was the first to catch
TVK and Louis were the first to catch
Anne and Maura were the first to catch
Stacy was the first to recognize
Robin recognized the people playing Rose's parents on "7th Heaven." Her mom was Megan Gallagher, Catherine Black on "Millennium." And her father was David Starzyk, Dick and Beaver's father on "Veronica Mars" and Billie and Christy's dad on "Charmed."
Jeff Perry also has had a busy TV season. He is currently playing Meredith's long lost father on
All of this week's bonus points go to Doug and Syed who were the first to realize that
Highlights of the Week Ahead
All times listed are Eastern Time for May 8 to 14
It now seems official that this will be the series finale of "7th Heaven" (Monday, WB, 8 p.m.). I can't quite figure out what the show is going to do. They seem to have played both sides with the Rose and Simon
After you watch
President Bartlet moves out and President Santos moves in on the series finale of NBC's
Thank goodness for DVRs because "Malcolm in the Middle" also says good-bye Sunday at 8:30 p.m. on
You know, I've tried to remain somewhat supportive of "Desperate Housewives" (Sunday, ABC, 9 p.m.) But the catfight with Edie and those Hooters-like waitresses sent me over the edge.
That's all for today. Sorry there wasn't room to discuss the pilots that I hope get picked up next season (so much TV, so little time). I'll be back next week with thoughts on the season finale of "How I Met Your Mother," "Prison Break,"