More than 1,500 New Yorkers gathered today in Manhattan to mourn the death of a 32 year-old gay man, who was shot down on Friday just blocks away from the historic Stonewall Inn in an apparent act of anti-gay bias.
What to Watch: Thursday, August 19
Austin and Santino take on a mother and daughter, and Riley finally takes a stand on Degrassi.
Thursday, August 19
6:00 pm PT/ 9:00 pm ET Degrassi, Teen Nick (30 min) NEW
Gay jock Riley stands up against Owen’s anti-gay attitudes. Will things get ugly?
8:00 pm Big Brother 12, CBS (1 hr) NEW
It’s time for another houseguest to get evicted tonight. Keep your fingers crossed that it’s not out houseguest Ragan!
9:00 pm Project Runway, Lifetime (90 min) NEW
The remaining out contestants A.J., Casanova, Christopher, Michael, and Mondo create a look inspired by some outrageous hats. Which member of team gay will you be rooting for?
10:30 pm On the Road with Austin & Santino, Lifetime (1 hr) NEW
Tune in for Lifetime’s newest design series, where former Project Runway contestants Austin and Santino prepare a mother-daughter duo for a beauty pageant.
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