The Closet: Everthing Coming Out This Week (May 17 – 23)

Here’s everything you need to know about everything coming out this week!


10 Things I Hate About You (ABC Family, 8:30) — Features lesbian student Mandela. Love it while you have the chance; ABC Family didn’t pick up a second season.

24 (Fox, 9:00)Cherry Jones stars as President Taylor in one of the few remaining episodes.

Nurse Jackie (Showtime, 10:00) — Dr. O’Hara wants to help Jackie send Fiona to Catholic school. [ Nurse Jackie recaps]


American Idol (Fox, 8:00)Ellen DeGeneres & Co. choose the songs for the remaining three contestants.

Biggest Loser: Couples (NBC, 8:00)Jillian Michaels offers last-chance workouts before the final weigh on.

Glee (Fox, 9:30)Neil Patrick Harris and Jane Lynch. Onscreen. Together.

The Big Gay Sketch Show (Logo, 10:00)The View takes on gay marriage and Fitzwilliam may finally get his greatest wish.


American Idol (Fox, 8:00) — The final two will finally be revealed.

Top Chef Masters (Bravo, 11:00) — Chefs, including lesbian Susan Feniger, participate in a tailgating cookout.

Chely Wright on Oprah — The recently out country musician will be talking about her new album and memoir.


FlashForward (ABC, 8:00) — Love lesbian FBI agent Janis Hawk while you have the chance; her show got axed last week too. [ FlashForward recaps]

Grey’s Anatomy (ABC, 9:00) — It’s round one of the two-part season finale. Will game-changing tragedy change things for Callie and Arizona? (If there is a God, the answer is yes.) [ Grey’s Anatomy recaps]


Stargate Universe (SyFy, 9:00) — Features lesbian IOA Officer Camile Wray.

The Rachel Maddow Show, week nights at 9:00 on MSNBC. [’s Rachel Watch]

Issues with Jane Valez-Mitchell, nightly at 7:00 on CNN’s Headline News.

The Suze Orman Show, Saturdays at 5 a.m., 9 p.m., and 12 a.m. on CNBC.

The Ellen DeGeneres Show, daytime weekdays.

What are you looking forward to this week?