On TV this weekend
Dr. G: Medical Examiner, 9 p.m., Discovery Health We finally get it; nerds can watch this show to relive their old Dana Scully fantasies ...
Man vs. Wild, 9 p.m., Discovery ... while the girls can watch Bear Grylls and pretend they're not with the dorks watching Dr. G ...
SEASON PREMIERE Meerkat Manor, 9 p.m., Animal Planet ... and the kids sit back and wonder why mommy and daddy are watching TV in different rooms.
SERIES PREMIERE It's Easy Being Green, 12:30 p.m., Fine Living At least, that's what the celebs want you to think. You ever priced bamboo flooring?
Sybil, 8 p.m., CBS A remake that has Sally Field rolling in her grave. Wait a minute ...
When We Left Earth: The NASA Missions, 9 p.m., Discovery A six-part doc series that goes from the Mercury program to broken toilets on space stations. And in high-def!
SEASON PREMIERE Ice Road Truckers, 8 p.m., History Still fail to see how this qualifies as "history."
SERIES PREMIERE Your Place or Mine, 8 p.m., TLC Cameron Mathison tries to extend that Dancing With the Stars fame.
SERIES PREMIERE The Circuit, 8 p.m., ABC Family Michelle Trachtenberg is an unhealthy Playlist obsession lately. Good thing she ditched Gossip Girls for this and the 90210 spinoff coming in the fall.
SEASON PREMIERE Law & Order: Criminal Intent, 9 p.m., USA Bless this network. Not only do they save this show, they bring it back in the summer to keep us from going crazy.
SEASON PREMIERE Army Wives, 10 p.m., Lifetime Almost as traumatic as watching the nightly news.
SEASON FINALE This American Life, 10 p.m., Showtime Just how common a name is John Smith? Let's just say Pocahontas wouldn't know where to start these days.
— Joshua Gillin firstname.lastname@example.org