COMEDY MODERN FAMILY
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I hate to say it but ModernFamily has run out of puff. Tonight’s double episode is pretty much a laugh-free zone. In episode one Kristen Johnston ( 3rdRockfromtheSun) plays Mitchell’s (Jesse Tyler Ferguson) depressed law firm colleague who comes to stay. In episode two, Haley (Sarah Hyland) celebrates her 21st birthday. Subplots about a white couch and a dog party go nowhere.
REALITY THE REAL HOUSEWIVES OF MELBOURNE
7. 3 0PM, ARENA Tonight Pettifleur Berenger takes oldest son Nathan suit shopping. They quickly rack up an $8000 tab. That’s for one suit, folks. Meanwhile Gina Liano invites Gamble Breaux to be her date at a charity event. Gamble is still a bit raw after a stoush with Janet Roach at golf.
DOCO INSIDE THE COMMONS
7. 40PM, ABC Michael Cockerell’s (right) fascinating nating look behind the scenes at Britain’s House of Commons starts with h budget day, when seats are at a premium. MPs need to get in early for morning prayers to snag a prime position. Labour party MP Sarah Champion isn’t impressed and doesn’t bother to turn up early, saying, “It’s not a shoe sale”.
WITH COLIN VICKERY