What to Watch: Tuesday

January 27, 2009
The magnificent Prayers for Bobby re-airs on Lifetime tonight. However, if you've already seen it, why not choose your weapon? The knives come out on Tuesday at 10 PM, with a culinary competition going head-to-head with a plastic surgery drama. > 9:00 PM Prayers for Bobby, Lifetime (2 hrs) REPEAT Get out the Kleenex and watch Sigourney Weaver star in this true story about a deeply devout Christian mother who, after her gay son’s suicide, devotes her life to LGBT activism. > 10:00 PM Nip/Tuck, FX (1 hr) NEW Prestigious LA plastic surgery practice Troy/McNamara employs longtime friend Liz, a lesbian anesthesiologist. > 10:00 PM Chopped, Food Network (1 hr) NEW Ted Allen hosts this food competition show in which cheftestants compete to make extraordinary three-course meals out of everyday ingredients.