21 Reason to turn on the T.V. now...

These are the shows I enjoy that are still airing. Nothing old, just current.
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1.
Fringe (2008 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
An FBI agent is forced to work with an institutionalized scientist and his son in order to rationalize a brewing storm of unexplained phenomena. (46 mins.)
“ One of the best shows on TV. It misses every once and a while, but the overall arc, and most episodes are fantastic. The cast is top notch. ” - throwtherock
 
2.
Mad Men (2007 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
A drama about one of New York's most prestigious ad agencies at the beginning of the 1960s, focusing on one of the firm's most mysterious but extremely talented ad executives, Donald Draper. (47 mins.)
“ I think all of the awards say it best. And yes, it does live up to the hype. Just so good. ” - throwtherock
 
3.
The Walking Dead (2010 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
Sheriff Deputy Rick Grimes leads a group of survivors in a world overrun by the walking dead. Fighting the dead, fearing the living. (44 mins.)
“ This show just pulls you in. The first two episodes are great. ” - throwtherock
 
4.
Parenthood (2010 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
The lives and tragedies of the Braverman family tree. (60 mins.)
“ This show has a great cast, and great writing. Just very well done, and is funny as it is touching. ” - throwtherock
 
5.
Modern Family (2009 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
Three different, but related families face trials and tribulations in their own uniquely comedic ways. (22 mins.)
“ I laugh harder during this show than any other. Phil, the man. ” - throwtherock
 
6.
Californication (2007 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
A self-loathing, alcoholic writer attempts to repair his damaged relationships with his daughter and her mother while combating sex addiction, a budding drug problem, and the seeming inability to avoid making bad decisions. (28 mins.)
Director: Adam Bernstein
“ Hank. Enough said. ” - throwtherock
 
7.
Justified (2010 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
Old-school U.S. Marshal Raylan Givens is reassigned from Miami to his childhood home in the poor, rural coal-mining towns in Eastern Kentucky. (44 mins.)
“ The first season was ok, but the second season was great. A well done show, with great acting. ” - throwtherock
 
8.
The Office (2005 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
A mockumentary on a group of typical office workers, where the workday consists of ego clashes, inappropriate behavior, and tedium. Based on the hit BBC series. (22 mins.)
“ Loved it from episode one, and I still do. Michael has left, but so many great people are left. Funny show. ” - throwtherock
 
9.
American Horror Story (2011 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
An anthology series that centers on different characters and locations, including a house with a murderous past, an insane asylum, a witch coven, a freak show, a hotel and a sinister farmhouse. (60 mins.)
“ New to my list. It took me awhile to try this series, but it was worth the wait. Great stuff. ” - throwtherock
 
10.
Dexter (2006 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
Dexter Morgan is a Forensics Expert, a loyal brother, boyfriend, and friend. That's what he seems to be, but that's not what he really is. Dexter Morgan is a Serial Killer that hunts the bad. (53 mins.)
“ I really like this show, but Micheal C. Hall is the show. Without him, I don't know if this would be as good. ” - throwtherock
 
11.
True Blood (2008 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Telepathic waitress Sookie Stackhouse encounters a strange new supernatural world when she meets the mysterious Bill, a southern Louisiana gentleman and vampire. (55 mins.)
“ I just like this show, not to sure why. I just want to watch when it is on. ” - throwtherock
 
12.
Grey's Anatomy (2005 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
A drama centered on the personal and professional lives of five surgical interns and their supervisors. (41 mins.)
“ You can say that this is a chick show(and it was my wife's, until I started watching with her), but the acting is great. I am now hooked. ” - throwtherock
 
13.
How I Met Your Mother (2005 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
A father recounts to his children, through a series of flashbacks, the journey he and his four best friends took leading up to him meeting their mother. (22 mins.)
“ This show just makes me want to see what happens next. Can't wait to meet the mother. ” - throwtherock
 
14.
Grimm (2011 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A homicide detective discovers he is a descendant of hunters who fight supernatural forces. (45 mins.)
“ This show started a little slow, but now I can't wait until Friday nights to watch it. It is getting better and better ” - throwtherock
 
15.
Survivor (2000 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A reality show where a group of contestants are stranded in a remote location with little more than the clothes on their back. The lone survivor of this contest takes home a million dollars. (60 mins.)
“ I have been watching this show forever. I will always watch it. I love how there is two a year. ” - throwtherock
 
16.
Parks and Recreation (2009 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
The absurd antics of an Indiana town's public officials as they pursue sundry projects to make their city a better place. (22 mins.)
“ The second season this show really took off. This goes to show the networks that sometimes you have to let a show find itself. Good stuff. ” - throwtherock
 
17.
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (2009 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Comedian Jimmy Fallon hosts a late-night talk show. (60 mins.)
“ Has the best Late Night show ever. It is always funny. Not your same old boring talk show. ” - throwtherock
 
18.
Falling Skies (2011 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Survivors of an alien attack on earth gather together to fight for their lives and fight back. (42 mins.)
“ I really enjoyed the first season, and I am hoping the second season delivers as well. ” - throwtherock
 
19.
The Big Bang Theory (2007 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
A woman who moves into an apartment across the hall from two brilliant but socially awkward physicists shows them how little they know about life outside of the laboratory. (22 mins.)
“ This really grew on me. I now look forward to it every Thursday. ” - throwtherock
 
20.
Eastbound & Down (2009 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
Years after he turned his back on his hometown, a burned-out major league ballplayer returns to teach phys ed at his old middle school. (28 mins.)
“ What can I say. Kenny Powers is the best. ” - throwtherock
 
21.
New Girl (2011 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
After a bad break-up, Jess, an offbeat young woman, moves into an apartment loft with three single men. Although they find her behavior very unusual, the men support her - most of the time. (22 mins.)
“ I have only seen 2 episodes of this, but it is really funny. It just has "it". It is well done. And you can't beat Zooey, she is great. ” - throwtherock