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Feb. 12 TV Picks: ‘American Idol’ on Fox
TV picks for Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014, include “American Idol” on Fox, “Super Fun Night” on ABC and “Men at Work” on TBS.
You probably already know that Jennifer Lopez and Keith Urban have returned to the judges panel, and that they are joined by newbie Harry Connick Jr., for the singing competition’s 13th season. Did you also know that they have already moved past the audition phase and are now in round two of “Hollywood Week,” or that the ever-smiling host Ryan Seacrest is still there ushering contestants about and bantering with the judges? You knew all that, because you’re still watching, right? 8 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 12, on Fox (seattletimes.com/tvlistings).
Doug Knoop, Seattle Times staff firstname.lastname@example.org or on Twitter @dougknoop
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Also on Wednesday
“XXII Winter Olympics,” 8 p.m. (NBC): From Sochi, Russia. Alpine skiing: women’s downhill gold medal final; figure skating: pairs’ gold medal final; snowboarding: women’s halfpipe gold medal final; speed skating: men’s 1000m gold medal final.
“Love Thy Neighbor,” 9 p.m. (OWN): Linda helps a young woman.
“Super Fun Night,” 9:31 p.m. (ABC): Kimmie tries to celebrate her first Valentine’s Day with James, but work gets in the way and Richard sends her mixed messages; a new friend hits on Marika; Kendall has a sex-toy party.
“Super Skyscrapers,” 10 p.m. (KCTS): Designed as a tapered tower with a steel exoskeleton, the Leadenhall Building is the tallest skyscraper in London.
“Men at Work,” 10 p.m. (TBS): Milo is interested in a book publisher; Neal hires an intern.
“Lilies of the Field” (1963), 10 p.m. (TCM): A traveling laborer teaches English to a group of German-speaking nuns while building a chapel for their community.
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