Dirk Langeveld is filling in for Elissa Bass while she is on vacation. She will resume this column on Aug. 28.
Big Brother, 8 p.m., CBS
“The Power of Veto competition is held.” Can two-thirds of the housemates do an override?
So You Think You Can Dance, 8 p.m., Fox
Ten dancers enter! Eight dancers leave! Nah, doesn’t have the right ring for a chant. Though a Thunderdome reality show can’t be too far off.
NY Med, 10 p.m., ABC
Risky cancer surgeries and all that. Whatever. No, what you really want to see tonight is the bit on how “an ER nurse is wooed by a dwarf stripper who was hurt while performing at a party, and whose cheating ex’s best friend is a patient with a leg injury.”