What to Watch: Thursday

It's an intense Grey's Anatomy tonight as Callie's Dad brings in the big guns to get her to date boys. But with Arizona by her side Callie can prevail, right? Thursday, October 15 8:00 pm Survivor: Samoa, CBS (1 hr) NEW The challenges are getting more difficult as another castaway is voted off this week. Hopefully lesbian contestant Shambo can hang in there. 8:00 pm Saturday Night Live Weekend Update, NBC (30 min) NEW Once just a segment during SNL, Weekend Update is now its own show and, as always, a comedic look at LGBT issues often factors into the fun.
The fierce Ms. Callie Torres

Don't mess with the fierce Dr. Callie Torres

8:00 pm The Vampire Diaries, The CW (1 hr) NEW Will Stefan reveal everything about his past to Elena as he explains how his rivalry with Damon began? Plus Damon tries to control Vicki’s life but she gets away causing the town to take action against the violence. Created by out producer Kevin Williamson. 8:00 pm Bones, FOX (1 hr) NEW A mummy goes missing from the Jeffersonian and then the curator in charge is found murdered…any connection? Plus Brennan goes on a date with Booth’s boss and Sweets’ girlfriend returns to the lab. Hopefully bisexual Angela won’t feel left out of this coupling up situation. 9:00 pm Grey’s Anatomy, ABC (1 hr) NEW It’s the first day of the merger and everyone’s on edge. But when Callie’s dad gets a priest to talk to her about dating men she loses it. Not to worry since Arizona is right there beside her. 9:00 pm The Office, NBC (30 min) NEW Dwight and Andy are on the case of the Mafia man disguised as an insurance salesman who visits the office. Plus Ellie becomes a name in the office when she unwittingly destroys Pam’s painting. 10:00 pm Project Runway, Lifetime (1 hr) NEW While the packaging may be a little different it’s still essentially the same fierce show, but the action has moved to LA and a few other twists are likely in store. As always, there are a slew of openly gay contestants. Who will stay and who will hear Heidi bid them auf wiedersehen?