What to Watch: Monday

March 16, 2009

Gossip Girl finally returns tonight, as well as a two-hour Dancing with the Stars, a RuPaul’s Drag Race clip show, and a Rachel Maddow appearance on The Late Show with David Letterman! Looks like you're staying in tonight.

> 8:00 PM Dancing with the Stars, ABC (2 hrs) NEW
Another round of dancing, another round of cuts. Gay judge Bruno Tonioli evaluates the couples with a rapier-like wit.

> 8:00 PM Gossip Girl, The CW (1 hr) NEW
Finally, Gossip Girl returns after a month-long hiatus, though bad news for Eric fans: It seems the plot may revolve around the seniors putting on a play, which means young Eric will most likely be left out.

> 10:00 PM RuPaul’s Drag Race, Logo (1 hr) NEW
RuPaul looks back at the highs and lows of the season, featuring never-before-seen footage of the final nine contestants as well as some video of tragic wannabes that never made the cut.

> 11:35 PM The Late Show with David Letterman, CBS (1 hr) NEW
The incomparable Rachel Maddow joins Dave tonight.