Now that Sanjaya is gone from American Idol, here's a better show to occupy your time. Discovery Channel's The Deadliest Catch.
Mary Katharine Ham watched it a couple of years ago and found out that real men do exist and they don't back down from a challenge like rough seas -- or perhaps -- the war on terror.
Season two is underway and worth watching. Tuesdays at 9pm ET plus a lot of rebroadcasts.