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City Programming Highlights: Monday, Feb. 18 to Sunday, Feb. 24

– Can Harry get into the rhythm of being a father? Find out on a new episode of City’s original comedy Seed
– It’s home sweet home for the final four bachelorettes, as Sean visits their home towns on an all-new episode of The Bachelor –
– Canadian actress/model Tricia Helfer (Battlestar Galactica) guest stars on Community this week –
– Things get personal for Megan on the Tuesday night season premiere of Body of Proof –
– Luke Perry (Beverly Hills, 90210) guest stars as the Ghost of Arbor Day Past, Present and Future this week on Raising Hope –
Below is a chronological listing of detailed highlights for February 18 to February 24, 2013. All programming is subject to change.

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Monday, Feb. 18:
How I Met Your Mother (s/CBS): 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
“The Ashtray”
Ted (Josh Radnor) gets a weird and surprising call from the Captain (recurring guest star Kyle MacLachlan, Sex and the City), which launches the gang into a series of recollections about their last perplexing encounter with him.
The Bachelor: 8 p.m. ET on OMNI.1(s/ABC), 9 p.m. MT on OMNI AB (s/ABC), 6 p.m. PT on OMNI BC
The stakes are high as Sean crisscrosses the country on an exciting, emotionally charged journey to visit the final four women’s hometowns: Houston, Seattle, Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri, and Los Angeles. The rollercoaster ride ends when he must make a gut-wrenching decision to narrow the field to three women — one of whom he believes will be his wife.
Seed: 8:30 p.m. ET/PT, 9:30 p.m. MT, 7:30 p.m. CT
**City Original Series**
“The Rhythmic Gymnastic Method”
Harry (Adam Korson) signs Billy (William Ainscough) up for rhythmic gymnastics, so that Harry can hook up with the hot, new gymnastics teacher. Meanwhile, Jonathan (Matt Baram) offers Harry $5,000 to disappear from his daughter’s life; and Rose (Carrie-Lynn Neales) strikes up a friendship with Irene (Vanessa Matsui), who Harry fears will tell Rose all of his dirty secrets.
2 Broke Girls (s/CBS): 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
“And the Broken Hip”
Max (Kat Dennings) and Caroline (Beth Behrs) attempt to move a street performer away from the entrance of their cupcake shop, but things don't go quite as planned.
Mike & Molly (s/CBS): 9:30 p.m. ET/PT, 10:30 p.m. MT, 8:30 p.m. CT
“Mike the Tease”
Wannabe-parent Mike (Billy Gardell) takes a crash course in male fertility and heads to a clinic to ensure that he's potent enough to make Molly (Melissa McCarthy) a mother. Meanwhile, Vince (Louis Mustillo) starts a job as a door-to-door vacuum-cleaner salesman.
The Carrie Diaries: 10 p.m. ET/PT, 8 p.m. MT, 9 p.m. CT
Carrie (AnnaSophia Robb) struggles to prepare Thanksgiving dinner, so she asks for Mouse's (Ellen Wong) assistance. Elsewhere, Maggie (Katie Findlay) dines with Walt's (Brendan Dooling) family and begins to worry about her future; and Sebastian's (Austin Butler) mom goes on a holiday getaway with her beau, leaving her son behind.
Tuesday, Feb.19:
Raising Hope (s/FOX): 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
“Arbor Daze”
Sabrina (Shannon Woodward) is visited by the Ghost of Arbor Day Past, Present and Future (guest star Luke Perry, Beverly Hills, 90210) in the middle of the night when she clashes with the Chances over their observation of the eco-friendly holiday.
The Bachelor: 9 p.m. ET on OMNI.1(s/ABC), 10 p.m. MT on OMNI AB (s/ABC), 7 p.m. PT on OMNI BC
**One-hour Special**
“Sean Tells All”
In a revealing new one-hour special, bachelor Sean Lowe joins Chris Harrison to sit down and discuss the most recent woman who left brokenhearted after the hometown dates. Viewers will also hear the Sean’s thoughts about some of the most unforgettable women that he sent home in tears, and about this season’s most controversial bachelorette, Tierra. Plus, catch never-before-seen footage and a sneak peek at the rest of Sean’s journey.
New Girl (s/FOX): 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
“Parking Spot”
Schmidt (Max Greenfield) discovers a primo parking spot, which the roommates then fight over. Meanwhile, Winston (Lamorne Morris) searches for a condom after receiving an unexpected invitation from Daisy (recurring guest star Brenda Song, Suite Life of Zack and Cody).
The Mindy Project (s/FOX): 9:30 p.m. ET/PT, 10:30 p.m. MT, 8:30 p.m. CT
“Mindy’s Minute”
Mindy (Mindy Kaling) is offered the chance to deliver a medical report on the local TV news, and gets advice for appearing on camera from an unlikely source. Meanwhile, Beverly (guest star Beth Grant, No Country for Old Men) returns to the office as an administrative assistant, but is flummoxed by modern technology and youth culture.
Body of Proof (s/ABC): 10 p.m. ET/PT, 8 p.m. MT, 9 p.m. CT
**Season Premiere**
“Abducted Part 1”
It's months after Peter's (Nicholas Bishop) death and Megan (Dana Delany) returns to work, only to learn that she's been teamed with a detective with whom she has a history. Later, Megan, Det. Sullivan (Mark Valley), and his rookie partner are up against a serial killer who targets young war veterans. Then, the stakes become higher after Megan gets a call from the killer and is told he's holding her teenage daughter, Lacey (Mary Mouser), hostage.
Wednesday, Feb. 20:
The Middle (s/ABC):8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT/ 7 p.m. CT
“Winners and Losers”
Frankie (Patricia Heaton) worries that Brick (Atticus Shaffer) will get lost on a class trip to Chicago, and her anxiety prevents her from getting excited about watching the Oscars. Elsewhere, Sue (Eden Sher) is determined to find out if Axl's (Charlie McDermott) buddy is interested in her.
Cougar Town: 8:30p.m. ET/PT, 9:30 p.m. MT, 7:30 p.m. CT
“Flirting with Me”
With the Grayson's house on the market, the cul-de-sac crew waste little time judging their potential neighbours, which conjures up memories of the time when Jules (Courteney Cox) and Bobby (Brian Van Holt) moved in. Meanwhile, Wade (recurring guest star Edwin Hodge, Red Dawn) returns from Afghanistan earlier than expected, stirring mixed emotions in Laurie (Busy Philipps) when he becomes too clingy.
Modern Family (s/ABC): 9 p.m. ET/PT 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
“Bad Hair Day”
Claire (Julie Bowen) runs into a professor she used to date at her college reunion and the situation becomes awkward when Phil (Ty Burrell) shows up out of the blue. Meanwhile, Jay (Ed O'Neill) can't stop thinking about an upcoming bowling tournament, and Gloria (Sofía Vergara) gives in to Mitchell's (Jesse Tyler Ferguson) offer to babysit Joe – but Cameron (Eric Stonestreet) sees it as a chance to use the boy in one of his elaborate photo shoots.
Suburgatory (s/ABC): 9:30 p.m. ET/PT, 10:30 p.m. MT, 8:30 p.m. CT
“T-Ball and Sympathy”
Tessa (Jane Levy) begins giving romantic advice whether people ask for it or not, and her attempt to help Mr. Wolfe (Rex Lee) doesn't work out so well. Meanwhile, George (Jeremy Sisto) helps Dallas (Cheryl Hines) coach a T-ball team, while Noah (Alan Tudyk) and Dallas still can't see eye to eye.
Rules of Engagement:10 p.m. ET/PT 8 p.m. MT, 9 p.m. CT
“Cats & Dogs”
Liz (Wendi McLendon-Covey) wants to have a baby, so she turns to Russell (David Spade) for help. Meanwhile, Timmy (Adhir Kalyan) takes Jeff's (Patrick Warburton) advice on how to attract a coworker, but it all backfires.
Thursday, Feb. 21:
Parks and Recreation: 7 p.m. ET/MT/PT, 6 p.m. CT
**Special Time**
**One-hour Episode**
“Leslie and Ben/Correspondents' Lunch”
The clock is ticking - Leslie (Amy Poehler) and Ben (Adam Scott) have two hours to complete a years-long project. Meanwhile, Ron (Nick Offerman) gets in trouble when his temper gets the best of him, and Leslie is literally left speechless when her planned address at a big media event is stolen. Plus, Ben starts his new job working at the Sweetums Charity Foundation, and Ann (Rashida Jones) works up the courage to ask someone an important question.
Community (s/NBC): 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
“Conventions of Space and Time”
At InspecTiCon, the annual Inspector Spacetime Convention, trouble begins when the group meets up with Abed’s email “pen-pal,” Toby Davies (guest star Matt Lucas, Bridesmaids), who starts to come between Abed and Troy. Meanwhile, Annie (Alison Brie) leaves the convention floor to enjoy the luxuries of the hotel while Jeff (Joel McHale) relaxes in the bar with Lauren (guest star Tricia Helfer, Battlestar Galactica), an Inspector Spacetime fan.
Person of Interest (s/CBS): 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
Reese (Jim Caviezel) and Finch (Michael Emerson) encounter a formidable foe when an attractive government operative goes on the run.
Scandal (s/ABC): 10 p.m. ET/PT, 8 p.m. MT, 9 p.m. CT
“Boom Goes the Dynamite”
Episodic information currently unavailable.
Friday, Feb. 22:
Last Man Standing (s/ABC): 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
“Buffalo Bill Day”
Outdoor Man celebrates Buffalo Bill's “Wild West Show” with a skit directed by Mike (Tim Allen), featuring Ed (Hector Elizondo) and Eve (Kaitlyn Dever) in starring roles. Meanwhile, Mandy (Molly Ephraim) flirts with Kyle (Christoph Sanders), who remains unaware of her interest in him.
Malibu Country (s/ABC): 8:30 p.m. ET/PT, 9:30 p.m. MT, 7:30 p.m. CT
“Bowling for Mama”
Reba (Reba McEntire), June (Juliette Angelo), and Cash (Justin Prentice) want to come up with a great gift for Lillie Mae's (Lily Tomlin) birthday, but all Lillie wants is for Reba to join an opposing team in her bowling league. When the competition heats up, it looks as if it might lead to a rumble in the alley.
1600 Penn: 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
“Skip the Tour”
President Dale Gilchrist’s (Bill Pullman) brother Doug (guest star Bruce Campbell, Burn Notice) stops by the White House, initiating a long-standing rivalry which threatens their relationship, and prompts Emily (Jenna Elfman) to take on the role of peacemaker. Meanwhile, Becca (Martha MacIsaac) prepares for an interview and Skip (Josh Gad) decides to offer his own special version of the White House tour after witnessing one from an official tour guide (guest star Rory O’Malley, Dreamgirls).
Sunday, Feb. 24:
The Biggest Loser: 7 p.m. ET/PT, 7 p.m. MT, 6 p.m. CT
**Two back-to-back episodes**
“Tough Love”
The teams are dissolved at the halfway point of the competition. Valentine's Day treats are featured in a temptation challenge, and the trainers encourage the kids at home to meet their goals. Plus, the winners of a racing challenge are reunited with loved ones, and Season 11 winner Olivia Ward and her husband discuss smart ways to celebrate Valentine's Day.
The Biggest Loser: 9 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
“Work Together”
The players work together to lose 32 kg in order to win immunity for all, and a sand-digging challenge offers a weigh-in advantage. Plus, the trainers and players participate in a team-building exercise, Subway's Jared Fogle offers words of wisdom, and Jillian and the kids endorse Seventeen magazine's "Body Peace Treaty."
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