Rachel Zoe is pregnant, Adult Swim renews Childrens Hospital, Bret Michaels' new VH1 reality show, weekend TV marathons, and say hello to The Munsters (again.)

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  • Adult Swim has renewed Childrens Hospital for 14 more episodes that will begin shooting later this year. Am I the only one who wishes they'd change to a 30-minute format? [The Live Feed]
  • Bret Michaels will return to VH1 with a new reality series called Bret Michaels: Life As I Know It on October 18th. [TV Guide]
  • Kyle MacLachlan will play an ex-husband yet again on How I Met Your Mother. He'll play the ex of Ted's new love interest (played by Jennifer Morrison.) [Ausiello Files]
  • Well now I'm scared: "When Should We Start Worrying About Community's ratings? [Movieline]
  • Fox is moving Human Target to Wednesdays to die in Lone Star's old time slot. [Deadline]
  • NBC is giving The Munsters a reboot. They're calling it "Modern Family meets True Blood." Sure it is. [Ausiello Files]
  • Brad Garrett will host a candid kids show for TLC that's said to be an update of Kids Say The Darndest Things. [The Live Feed]
  • I might have to agree with a lot of this: five fall shows that would have done better on a different network. [Vulture]
  • Let Movieline help you figure out that music box of death featured on last night's episode of Fringe. [Movieline]
  • TCM will air a 24-hour marathon of Tony Curtis films this Sunday to remember the late actor. [Multi Channel]
  • Also marathon-ing this weekend is The Flintstones all day long Saturday on Boomerang, in honor of their 50th anniversary. [My TV]
  • Rihanna will be Saturday Night Live's musical guest on October 30th (also known as "the episode hosted by Jon Hamm." Maybe we'll get a follow-up to "Shy Ronnie?" [Splitsider]
  • The five worst Rich Sanchez moments—in video. [Village Voice]
  • Around the Web...
  • J.K. Rowling says she's open to penning three more Harry Potter novels. What?! [Vulture]
  • Is Justin Timberlake on his way to an EGOT? Looks that way... [Fancast]
  • Against all odds (and her tiny frame) Rachel Zoe is pregnant. [Best Week Ever]
  • Twisted Sister's Dee Snider is heading to Broadway for an 11-week run in Rock of Ages. [USA Today]
  • It's October, so fellas, start growing your beards. [Buzzfeed]
  • Why not? A Kevin Bacon sculpture made out of ...bacon. [Wired]
  • Titanic will be released in 3D in theaters in April 2012. [The Hollywood Reporter]