What’s Good on the TV? – Wednesday April 11th, 2012
Tornadoes are serious. Everything else has a playful tone.
9:00 – Modern Family – “Election Day” - Claire’s race for town council comes to a head on Election Day as the Dunphys make phone calls for votes and Mitchell and Cameron take to the streets to campaign, while the candidate endures technical problems during some last-minute interviews. ABC
9:00 – NOVA – “Deadliest Tornadoes” – The science behind the April 2011 tornado outbreak in the U.S., which saw more than 360 people killed from hundreds of twisters, is examined. Included: what caused the tornadoes; whether the tornado-prediction process can be improved. PBS
10:00 – Monster Man – “Wee Boots” - Jason “Wee Man” Acuña visits the shop in search of an alien. Also: The DreamWorks PR team commissions the creation of 12-foot-tall boots for a “Puss in Boots” event. SyFy
10:00 – Psych – “Santabarbaratown” – The season 6 finale. USA
10:00 – South Park – “Butterballs” - Stan organizes an antibullying video when Butters is tormented by an unlikely predator. Comedy Central
10:30 – Ugly Americans – “The Stalking Dead” - Randall gets jealous when Mark befriends a new zombie who followed a beloved pop star’s lead in joining the ranks of the living dead. Comedy Central