“GOSSIP GIRL” — (8:00-9:00 p.m. ET)
“The Backup Dan” (TV-14) (HDTV)
BLAIR STRUGGLES WITH A DECISION ABOUT HER FUTURE — Blair (Leighton Meester) must make a difficult decision about her future, the consequences of which could hurt those she loves most. Serena (Blake Lively) takes the blame for an incident with Gossip Girl in order to protect someone she loves.. Georgina (Michelle Trachtenberg) smells the scent of scandal and decides to follow its trail. Penn Badgley, Chace Crawford, Ed Westwick, Kelly Rutherford and Matthew Settle also star. David Warren directed the episode written by Matt Whitney.