Category Archives: Television 2000s

‘Nixon vs. Kennedy’ episode airs on ‘Mad Men’ 10 years ago this hour #OnThisDay #OTD (Oct 11 2007)


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(Thursday, October 11, 2007, 10:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m. EDT) — Sterling Cooper’s employees have an all-night office party to watch the 1960 Nixon–Kennedy presidential election results on tonight’s episode of the AMC period drama television series Mad Men. Continue reading ‘Nixon vs. Kennedy’ episode airs on ‘Mad Men’ 10 years ago this hour #OnThisDay #OTD (Oct 11 2007)

‘Blue Harvest’ episode airs on ‘Family Guy’ 10 years ago this hour #OnThisDay #OTD (Sep 23 2007)


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(Sunday, September 23, 2007, 9:00-10:00 p.m. EDT) — With the Griffins stuck at home during a blackout, Peter begins to tell a story, which leads to a Star Wars flashback on tonight’s episode of the Fox animated television series Family Guy. Continue reading ‘Blue Harvest’ episode airs on ‘Family Guy’ 10 years ago this hour #OnThisDay #OTD (Sep 23 2007)

‘The Sopranos’, ’30 Rock’ big winners at Emmy Awards 10 years ago this hour #OnThisDay #OTD (Sep 16 2007)


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(Sunday, September 16, 2007, 8:00-11:00 p.m. EDT)The Sopranos dominated the 59th Primetime Emmy Awards tonight, winning three awards, including Outstanding Drama Series. Continue reading ‘The Sopranos’, ’30 Rock’ big winners at Emmy Awards 10 years ago this hour #OnThisDay #OTD (Sep 16 2007)

‘Company Man’ episode airs on ‘Heroes’ 10 years ago this hour #OnThisDay #OTD (Feb 26 2007)


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(Monday, February 26, 2007, 9:00-10:00 p.m. EST) — Matt and Ted take the Bennet family hostage and Ted loses control of his powers and burns the Bennets’ house on tonight’s episode of the NBC science fiction drama series Heroes. Continue reading ‘Company Man’ episode airs on ‘Heroes’ 10 years ago this hour #OnThisDay #OTD (Feb 26 2007)

‘The Departed’ wins Best Picture, Scorsese Best Director 10 years ago this hour #OnThisDay #OTD (Feb 25 2007)


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(Sunday, February 25, 2007, 5:30-9:21 p.m. PST) — Martin Scorsese’s mob epic The Departed won Best Picture tonight at the 79th Academy Awards at Kodak Theatre in Hollywood, and earned the filmmaker the directing prize that had eluded him throughout his illustrious career. Continue reading ‘The Departed’ wins Best Picture, Scorsese Best Director 10 years ago this hour #OnThisDay #OTD (Feb 25 2007)

Defiant Dixie Chicks are big winners at Grammys 10 years ago this hour #OnThisDay #OTD (Feb 11 2007)


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(Sunday, February 11, 2007, 8:00-11:00 p.m. EST) — After death threats, boycotts and a cold shoulder from the country music establishment over the group’s anti-Bush comments leading up to the Iraq invasion, the Dixie Chicks gained sweet vindication tonight at the 49th Annual Grammy Awards, capturing honors in all five of the categories in which they were nominated including album of the year for Taking the Long Way. Continue reading Defiant Dixie Chicks are big winners at Grammys 10 years ago this hour #OnThisDay #OTD (Feb 11 2007)

‘Black Tie’ episode airs on ’30 Rock’ 10 years ago this hour #OnThisDay #OTD (Feb 1 2007)


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(Thursday, February 1, 2007, 9:30-10:00 p.m. EST) — Liz attends a foreign prince’s birthday party with Jack and meets his ex-wife and Tracy tries to convince Pete to cheat on his wife at a wild party while Kenneth encourages him not to on tonight’s episode of the NBC American satirical television sitcom series 30 Rock. Continue reading ‘Black Tie’ episode airs on ’30 Rock’ 10 years ago this hour #OnThisDay #OTD (Feb 1 2007)

‘My Musical’ episode airs on ‘Scrubs’ 10 years ago this hour #OnThisDay #OTD (Jan 18 2007)


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(Thursday, January 18, 2007, 9:00-9:30 p.m. EST) — A new patient at the hospital wakes up and sees everything happening around her as a musical on tonight’s episode of the NBC medical comedy-drama television series Scrubs. Continue reading ‘My Musical’ episode airs on ‘Scrubs’ 10 years ago this hour #OnThisDay #OTD (Jan 18 2007)

‘Final Grades’ episode airs on ‘The Wire’ 10 years ago this hour #OnThisDay #OTD (Dec 10 2006)


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(Sunday, December 10, 2006, 10:00 p.m. EST) — Bubbles attempts suicide after confessing his part in Sherrod’s death and is taken to rehab on tonight’s episode of the HBO crime drama television series The Wire. Continue reading ‘Final Grades’ episode airs on ‘The Wire’ 10 years ago this hour #OnThisDay #OTD (Dec 10 2006)

‘Slap Bet’ episode airs on ‘How I Met Your Mother’ 10 years ago this hour #OnThisDay #OTD (Nov 20 2006)


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(Monday, November 20, 2006, 8:00 p.m. EST) — Barney uncovers Robin’s secret past and the real reason behind her strong aversion to malls, which leads Barney and Marshall to make a bet on tonight’s episode of the CBS sitcom series How I Met Your Mother.

In 2009, TV Guide ranked this episode #56 on its list of “TV’s Top 100 Episodes of All Time.”