Let’s take a look at the TV lineup for Thursday nights:
CBS: Survivor: Samoa
CW: Vampire Diaries
NBC: SNL: Weekend Update; Parks & Rec at 8:30/7:30
ABC: Grey’s Anatomy
NBC: The Office; Community at 9:30/8:30 C
ABC: Private Practice
CBS: The Mentalist
FX: It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia
“Project Runway” on Lifetime is also on the setlist for Thursday nights, but it replays several times during the night so you are bound to be able to catch one of the replays.
And don’t forget that “30 Rock” returns on October 15th at 9:30/8:30 C on NBC.
Luckily, most shows are available online within a day of airing so all is not lost if your DVR can’t handle the stress. Check the network’s sites for your favorite shows to see if you can watch full eps there. Otherwise, there is www.hulu.com and www.fancast.com at your online-watching fingertips.