TV & Media

  1. Tampa native could be picked on 'Bachelorette' finale

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    For anyone who hadn't been paying attention, The Bachelorette is having its finale Monday night.

    In this episode, Andi headed south to Tampa to visit Josh's family. They enjoyed a flirtatious afternoon playing baseball at his childhood field that was filled with future championship dreams. However, Andi learned that underneath that confidence Josh seems to exude, is pain from unfulfilled dreams. After five years of struggling, Josh quit professional sports to devote more time to his family - and in particular his younger brother, who now has been drafted into the NFL.  (ABC/Marc Edwards)
  2. Top TV week of July 28: 'The Bachelorette' finale, 'So You Think You Can Dance,' 'The Strain'

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    MONDAY

    The Bachelorette, 8 p.m., ABC

    It's down to Josh M., 29, a former professional baseball player from Atlanta — and Tampa native! — and Nick V., 33, a software sales executive from Chicago, in this THREE-hour finale of the dating show. Don't worry, you'll find out who Andi …

    Mia Maestro as Nora Martinez, left, and Corey Stoll as Ephraim Goodweather in ‘The Strain.’
  3. Ready for 'Sharknado 2'? Here are 5 ways to dive right in

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    When Sharknado premiered on the SyFy network on July 11, 2013, it hit the Internet like a tidal wave.

    Get your chainsaws ready! Here's Ian Ziering as Fin Shepard  in a scene from 'Sharknado 2: The Second One.'
  4. Lazydays to star in new Travel Channel show about buying an RV

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    SEFFNER — Shopping for an RV at Lazydays is the focus of a reality show premiering Sunday on the Travel Channel.

    Jack and Phyllis Fredericks, of Chatham, N.Y., look at Fleetwood RVs  at the Lazydays RV SuperCenter in Seffner in this 2009 file photo.
  5. James Garner, reluctant hero of TV and film, dies at 86

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    James Garner had a Hollywood chin but Everyman's eyes. He was a relatable lug whose most iconic work — TV's Maverick in the '50s, The Rockford Files in the '70s — endures because his beat-up, beleaguered guys looked a whole lot like us: trying and failing to avoid trouble, dodging bill …

    As a veteran of the Korean War, James Garner was a real hero. Here he receives a Purple Heart, presented in 1983.
  6. Top TV week of July 21: 'The Leftovers', 'Hotel Hell', 'The Bachelorette'

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    MONDAY

    The Bachelorette, 8 p.m., ABC

    You'll have to wait one more week to see if Tampa native Josh Murray wins Bachelorette Andi Dorfman's heart for good, or if she chooses contender Nick Viall instead. In the meantime, the men who didn't make it to next week's finale spill …

    Justin Theroux in HBO’s ‘The Leftovers’.
  7. St. Pete native quitting as voice of Thomas the Tank Engine

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    All is not peachy on the Island of Sodor.

  8. Virgins on the verge

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    There are two kinds of virgins: the willing and the unwilling.

    At 23, Lisa finally has sex — on her wedding night — on MTV’s new show Virgin Territory.
  9. Tampa native Josh Murray pays off in 'Bachelorette' fantasy league

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    I check my fantasy league scores every Monday.

    Last week, Bachelorette Andi visited Tampa with Murray. She was impressed enough to give him a rose.
  10. Top TV week of July 14: '24: Live Another Day', 'Under the Dome', 'The Divide'

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    MONDAY

    SERIES FINALE 24: Live Another Day, 9 p.m., Fox

    Kiefer Sutherland as Jack Bauer in ‘24:  LIVE ANOTHER DAY’.