Thursday night television

Critic’s corner: What’s on TV tonight

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Misfits 10 p.m., Logo

Logo is expanding its brand these days, not least of all by giving this British sci-fi series its American TV premiere. The show, which has won three BAFTA awards including best drama, is about juvenile delinquents who get supernatural powers after a storm hits while they’re doing community service. One can rewind time, one can send people to sexual ecstasy by touching them, one can go invisible, and one is a telepath. Based on a few clips I watched, this looks very promising.


Redneck Island 8 p.m.-midnight, CMT

How how HOW did I miss this baby? Rowdy good old boys and girls are doing the “Survivor” thing in some uninhabited place, hoping to win $100,000. Steve Austin hosts. In one episode, a crate of cold beer washed up on shore. I won’t rest until someone makes “Redneck Runway” and “Rednecks & Tiaras.”

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Natural Born Sellers 9 p.m., HGTV

Waiting for the food version, Plate-oon.

Big Brother 9 p.m., Channel 4


Wishing I could push this into a memory hole.

Clipaholics 10 p.m., truTV

Let go and let Jason Alexander . . . take you through YouTube.

Matthew Gilbert can be reached at Follow him on Twitter @MatthewGilbert.
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