What to Watch: This Weekend (April 23-25)

Nora and Saul have a serious conversation on Brothers & Sisters, and Jordan and his brother fight to stay in it on The Amazing Race.

Friday, April 23

9:00 pm Stargate Universe, SyFy (1 hr) NEW
Rush tinkers with the ship’s computer system, which spurs a painful flashback. Also features lesbian IOA officer, Camile Wray.

10:00 pm Real Time with Bill Maher, HBO (1 hr) NEW
Don’t miss an all-new edition of Real Time, as Bill Maher frequently discusses LGBT-inclusive news stories and guests that have included lesbian pundit Rachel Maddow and out columnist Dan Savage.

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Saturday, April 24

11:00 pm The Wanda Sykes Show, Fox (1 hr) NEW
Move over Leno! The queen of funny is taking over her own late night talk show! Don’t miss GLAAD Media Award honoree Wanda Sykes commenting on everything from news, politics, sports, and pop culture mixed with field pieces, comedy segments, and panel discussions.

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Sunday, April 25

8:00 pm The Simpsons, Fox (30 min) NEW
The Simpsons try to be ecofriendly by building a wind turbine in their yard as their sole power source. Also, Lisa and Homer try to save a beached whale. Features gay characters, Patty and Smithers.

8:00 pm Amazing Race 16, CBS (1 hr) NEW
The race ended for lesbian couple Brandy and Carol, but gay brother Jordan is still fighting for the big bucks! Tune in tonight as the race continues in Shanghai.

9:00 pm Desperate Housewives, ABC (1 hr) NEW
A series of flashbacks highlight the Fairview Strangler. Will it give us any insight into who will be next on his hit list?

Omnisexual Roger tries out CSI photography on American Dad!

9:30 pm American Dad! Fox (30 min) NEW
Omnisexual alien Roger learns about crime scene photography, while Stan tries to toughen Steve up by consistently making fun of him.

10:00 pm Brothers & Sisters, ABC (1 hr) NEW
Nora and Saul address their mother’s forgetfulness, while Luc gets a highly anticipated delivery. Also, which member of the Walker family may be pregnant?

10:00 pm Kirstie Alley’s Big Life, A&E (30 min) NEW
Kirstie gets the family and team together for training on being prepared, while Jim teaches True how to be a real man. Will Kyle, Kirstie’s gay assistant, have any input?