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Monday TV Picks: 'Gossip Girl' on the CW
TV picks for Monday, Oct. 8, 2012, include "Gossip Girl" on the CW; "Bones" on Fox; and "2 Broke Girls" on CBS.
Tonight in Prime Time
It's the beginning of the end for the Upper East Siders. The series' final 10 episodes begin with Blair and Chuck (Leighton Meester and Ed Westwick) once again in the throes of some kind of relationship; the gang searching for a missing Serena (Blake Lively); and the possible reveal of the heretofore unseen title character. XOXO kiddos. Season premiere, 9 p.m. Monday on the CW (seattletimes.com/tvlistings).
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Also on Monday
"The Voice," 8 p.m. (NBC): Musicians Billie Joe Armstrong, Mary J. Blige, Michael Bublé and Rob Thomas help the coaches evaluate vocalists' performances.
"Bones," 8 p.m. (Fox): While investigating the death of an animal-expo employee, the team is drawn into the world of animal trafficking; Brennan thinks she would be a good presidential candidate; Sweets and Daisy make a change.
"2 Broke Girls," 9 p.m. (CBS): Caroline and Max's true colors are revealed during a robbery at the diner; a new side of Han is exposed.
"Alphas," 8 p.m. (Syfy): Hicks and Kat transport a valuable Parish asset; Roland holds the strategic intel they need to stop Parish.
"Castle," 10 p.m. (ABC): When a woman is murdered, Castle and Beckett think a repossessed storage unit may have a connection to her death.
"$24 in 24," 10:30 p.m. (Food): "Minneapolis": Cheap Mexican dishes.
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