CNBC'S CHECKERBOARD PROGRAMMING FOR THE WEEK OF MAY 23RD

(ALL TIMES ARE IN ET)

Monday, 5/23:

8pm -- Big Mac: Inside the McDonald's Empire

9pm and 12am -- One Nation, Overweight

10pm and 1am -- Biography on CNBC #11: Richard Branson

Tuesday, 5/24:

8pm -- Supermarkets Inc: Inside a $500 Billion Money Machine

9pm and 12am -- 60 Minutes on CNBC #8

10pm and 1am -- 60 Minutes on CNBC #9

Wednesday, 5/25:

8pm -- Cigarette Wars

9pm and 12am -- American Greed #41

10pm and 1am -- American Greed #42

Thursday, 5/26:

8pm -- Apocalypse 2012

9pm, 10pm, 12am and 1am -- Code Wars: America's Cyber Threat

Friday, 5/27:

8pm and 12am -- Celebrity Apprentice 12 (2 hours)

10pm -- The Oprah Effect
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