Thursday TV Picks: ‘Community’ on NBC
TV Picks for Thursday, Feb. 21, 2013, include “Community” on NBC, “The Big Bang Theory” on CBS and “Scandal” on ABC.
Tonight in Prime Time
“I remember when the show was about a community college.” A character made this statement in last week’s episode, and he may be echoing the feeling of many of this show’s viewers. The fourth season of this comedy about a community college study group is back, and it feels just a little ... off. The cast (Joel McHale, Alison Brie, Danny Pudi, Jim Rash) is still quite funny, but you can really feel the absence of creator/original showrunner Dan Harmon. 8 p.m. Thursday on NBC (seattletimes.com/tvlistings).
Also on Thursday
“The Big Bang Theory,” 8 p.m. (CBS): After a bad date, Koothrappali decides to never leave his apartment; Penny’s acting skills impress Sheldon.
“Beauty and the Beast,” 9 p.m. (CW): Heather asks Tess for help staging an intervention; Evan considers a proposition; Vincent makes a difficult decision.
“Project Runway,” 9 p.m. (Lifetime): The teams are challenged to design a performance look and a red carpet look for country singer Miranda Lambert.
“Suits,” 10 p.m. (USA): Harvey and Jessica have differing opinions on the firm’s future.
“Scandal,” 10:02 p.m. (ABC): Olivia and the team end up acting as high-powered matchmakers for Peter Caldwell, an up-and-coming politician; David thinks he is being followed; Fitz is faced with a delicate hostage situation.
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