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 8/30: Project Runway's Alicia Feels the Pressure
Tonight catch all new episodes of Saving Hope, Project Runway, The Real L Word and an elimination episode of Big Brother.
What to Watch: Thursday, August 30
9:00pm: Big Brother, CBS (1 hr) NEW
Another houseguest will be evicted from the compound following last night's Power of Veto competition.
9:00pm: Saving Hope, NBC (1 hr) NEW
Alex operates on a sick airline passenger that had been rushed to the hospital. As she gets further into the surgery she realizes the patient could be infected with a deadly contagious virus.
9:00pm: Project Runway, Lifetime (1.5 hrs) NEW
Fashion exec Bonnie Brooks guest judges as the designers compete to have their looks chosen to be part of a 10 piece capsule collection displayed and sold at Lord and Taylor's flagship store. Alicia is nervous under the pressure of mass production for her unconventional style.
10:00pm: The Real L Word, Showtime (1 hr) NEW
Whitney and Sara are feeling the pressure from their quickie wedding. Meanwhile, Somer is confronted by the other members of Hunter Valentine and there may be serious consequences for the band.
This morning and afternoon, check your local listings for information about Ellen, The Talk (CBS) and The Chew (ABC). Days of Our Lives on NBC (check local listings for time) features gay character Will as a series regular; keep an eye out for developments between Will and recurring gay characters Sonny and Neil.
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