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‘Last Comic Standing’

This fun stand-up comic competition returns for a summer run with new celebrity judges Roseanne Barr, Keenen Ivory Wayans and Russell Peters, and is hosted by JB Smoove. Comics, start your engines! Season premiere, 9 p.m. Thursday, May 22, on NBC (

Doug Knoop, Seattle Times staff

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Also on Thursday

“MLB Baseball,” 7 p.m. (ROOT): Houston Astros at Seattle Mariners (Live).

“Labyrinth,” 8 p.m. (The CW): Author Kate Mosse’s tale about a teen in the 13th century who must protect the secret of the Holy Grail.

“Gang Related,” 9 p.m. (Fox): When Detective Ryan Lopez’s partner is killed by a gang member, he teams up with Cassius Green, who has been at the forefront of the war on organized crime; Lopez must keep his link to the Los Angelicos a secret.

“Bad Teacher,” 9:31 p.m. (CBS): Meredith is jealous when she sees Joel flirt with another teacher during the sixth-grade student sleepover.

“Food Court Wars,” 10 p.m. (Food): It’s Filipino vs. Costa Rican cuisine as two teams battle for the chance to win a food court restaurant in Sierra Vista, Ariz.

“House Hunters,” 10 p.m. (HGTV): Expectant parents search for a large home in Las Vegas located near their church.

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