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Scott D. Pierce
Scott D. Pierce writes about television for the Salt Lake Tribune. Vice president of the Television Critics Associationn, he's covered TV in Utah since 1990.

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(Courtesy photo) Brady Williams and his wives, from left to right: Nonie, Robyn, Brady, Paulie, Rhonda, Rosemary.
This weekend on TV: Forget "My Three Sons" — check out "My Five Wives"

Brady Williams, his five wives and their 24 children are the focus of My Five Wives (Sunday, 10 p.m. TLC), which gives us a glimpse into this family of Utah polygamists. This is a one-time special, but if ratings are good it could turn into a series.

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Friday on TV ...

Million Second Quiz (7 p.m., NBC/Ch. 5): Night 5 of this 12-night event.

America's Next Top Model (8 p.m., CW/Ch. 30): The models explore Los Angeles in their underwear.

MLS (8 p.m., NBCSN): Real Salt Lake at Seattle Sounders. A win for RSL puts some distance between the current leaders and second-place Seattle. A Sounders win faults them into first place.

Haven (8 and 10 p.m., Syfy): Audrey is missing. (Season premiere)

Saturday on TV ...

Million Second Quiz (7 p.m., NBC/Ch. 5): Night 6 of this 12-night event.

Hell On Wheels (7 and 8 p.m., AMC): A cholera epidemic breaks out.

The White Queen (7, 8 and 9 p.m., Starz): The women experience the horrors of war.

College football (8 p.m., FS1): Oregon State at Utah

Raising McCain (8 p.m., Pivot): Megan McCain hosts this issues-oriented show. Her greatest challenge will be trying to come off less smug than she generally does.

Sunday on TV ...

NFL: San Diego Chargers at Philadelphia Eagles (11 a.m., CBS/Ch. 2); Washington Redskins at Green Bay Packers (11 a.m., Fox/Ch. 13); Denver Broncos at New York Giants (2:25 p.m., CBS/Ch. 2); San Francisco 49ers at Seattle Seahawks (6:30 p.m., NBC/Ch. 5)

Big Brother (7 p.m., CBS/Ch. 2): The veto competition takes place.

Last Tango In Halifax (7 p.m., PBS/Ch. 7): Celia and Alan throw a lavish engagement party.

Breaking Bad (7, 9:35 and 11:40 p.m., AMC): Everyone has to deal with the aftermath of the gun battle.

Miss America Competition (8 p.m., ABC/Ch. 4): Another go-round for this cultural anachronism.

Masterpiece Mystery! (8 p.m., PBS/Ch. 7): In "Foyle's War," Foyle investigates the possibility of a Russian spy network in London.

Low Winter Sun (8:04 and 10:40 p.m., AMC): Frank searches for Katia.

Sister Wives (9 p.m., TLC): The Browns get into a debate with opponents of polygamy.

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