What to Watch: This Weekend (May 7-9)

The Facebook campaign to get the fabulous Betty White on Saturday Night Live pays off this week as beloved icon is "Live from New York!" Then, tune in on Sunday as the race comes to an end on The Amazing Race 16! Friday, May 7 9:00 pm Stargate Universe, SyFy (1 hr) NEW A hyper-drive expert helps out the crew on the Destiny in order to prevent them from losing power. 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. ------------------------------------------------------------------------ Saturday, May 8

Gay Icon Betty White hosts Saturday Night Live tonight!

11:35 pm Saturday Night Live, NBC (1 hr) NEW Don’t miss this highly anticipated episode, where television legend and beloved gay icon Betty White hosts a night of hilarity and hip-hop with a performance by Jay-Z. ------------------------------------------------------------------------ Sunday, May 9 8:00 pm The Simpsons, Fox (30 min) NEW Moe writes a letter threatening to steal either Homer’s, Apu’s, or Reverend Lovejoy’s wives. Will the guys’ look back on Moe’s flirtations with their ladies help them get some answers? 8:00 pm Amazing Race 16, CBS (1 hr) SEASON FINALE With only three teams remaining, the race comes to an end, where they head to San Francisco where challenges include scaling the Coit Tower and participating in a Star Wars battle. 9:00 pm Desperate Housewives, ABC (1 hr) NEW After Patrick threatens Danny’s life, Angie asks Gaby for help. Also, Bree tries to pay Sam off, and Lynette learns Eddie’s secret. 10:00 pm Brothers & Sisters, ABC (1 hr) NEW The Walker family looks to the possibility of a new business venture while lamenting the impending doom of Ojai Foods. 10:00 pm Kirstie Alley’s Big Life, A&E (30 min) NEW Lillie can’t handle Kirstie’s back seat driving. And what is Kyle working on this week?