On TV Tonight, Monday 10/12/09: HOUSE, CASTLE, and more…

Mondays TV Schedule

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HOUSE “Instant Karma” – 8pm Fox
A wealthy businessman brings his teenage son, who is suffering from inexplicable stomach pains, to Princeton Plainsboro and insists on having Dr. House handle the case. The father of the patient believes the karmic penalty of his financial success is that he is victim to personal tragedy, and that the answer to his son’s medical mystery lies in a reverse of fate rather than medical treatment. Meanwhile, Foreman and Chase prepare to present information on the Dibala case in the “Instant Karma” episode of HOUSE airing Monday, Oct. 12 (8:00-9:01 PM ET/PT) on FOX.

HOW I MET YOUR MOTHER “The Sexless Innkeeper” – 8pm CBS
When Lily and Marshall realize that Robin and Barney are the perfect double-date friends, they try too hard to impress and come on too strong, forcing Barney and Robin to try to break up with them, on HOW I MET YOUR MOTHER, Monday, Oct. 12 (8:00-8:30 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network.

GOSSIP GIRL “Rufus Getting Married” – 9pm CW
Lily (Kelly Rutherford) and Rufus (Matthew Settle) decide to move up their wedding to the next day, but will someone or something come between them before they become man and wife? Chuck (Ed Westwick) discovers a secret that Carter (guest star Sebastian Stan) has been keeping from Serena (Blake Lively). Dan (Penn Badgley) and Vanessa (Jessica Szohr) are pulled into one of Georgina’s (Michelle Trachtenberg) schemes. Blair (Leighton Meester) is suspect of Bree (guest star JoAnna Garcia) and shares her concerns with Nate (Chace Crawford). Taylor Momsen also stars. Ron Fortunato directed the episode written by Leila Gerstein

GREEK “The Dork Knight” – 9pm ABC Family
Rusty, Dale and Calvin decide to take a trip to Comic-Con to take Rusty’s mind off Jordan. On the way, Rusty meets an “Alien Girl” also going to the event. In the crowd of superheroes and Martians, Rusty manages to find her, but is too anxious for a relationship and scares her off. Rusty is struggling to let go of Jordan and decides to Skype her with a Comic-Con computer – the same computer hooked up to the big screen for the Q& A taking place with John De Lancie.
Back at CRU, Ashleigh and Fisher begin dating again, but they both feel like they have to walk on egg shells around each other and continue to have trust issues.

LIE TO ME “Control Factor” – 9pm Fox
While on vacation in Mexico, Lightman and Emily become involved in the case of a missing American woman. Back home, Foster investigates tainted blood in D.C.-area hospitals with Lightman’s rival, Jack Rader (guest star Blucas), in the “Control Factor” episode of LIE TO ME airing Monday, Oct. 12 (9:01-10:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX.

THE BIG BANG THEORY “The Pirate Solution” – 9:30pm CBS
Raj must find a new job or be sent back to India, but Sheldon has a solution, which leaves Leonard and Penny dealing with Howard as third wheel, on THE BIG BANG THEORY, Monday, Oct. 12 (9:30-10:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network.

CASTLE “Fool Me Once” – 10pm ABC
When an Arctic explorer is killed during a polar expedition, the mysterious circumstances of his death take Castle and Beckett from the penthouses of Park Avenue to the halls of the CIA. But Castle’s delight at the case’s many twists and turns soon turns to frustration as he realizes that their elusive killer might just be fooling them all, on “Castle,” MONDAY, OCTOBER 12 (10:02-11:00 p.m., ET/PT) on ABC.