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(Bob Mahoney/The CW; Richard Cartwright/CBS; Adam Rose/Fox; Richard Cartwright/ABC)

Each year, the month of May brings the promise of warmer weather, the start of big summer movies…and the torturous, agonizing time when we have to bid farewell to our favorite primetime characters. TV addicts that we are, we feel your pain. So to curb the stress, we’ve put together a master list of when your beloved shows will be signing off.  Grab your remotes and ready those DVRs as we present this year’s finales:

Tuesday, May 1
The Biggest Loser, NBC, 8-9PM

Friday, May 4
In Plain Sight, USA, 10-11PM

Sunday, May 6
The Amazing Race, CBS, 8-10PM
GCB, ABC, 10-11PM

Monday, May 7
Two Broke Girls, CBS, 8-9PM
Castle, ABC, 10-11PM

Tuesday, May 8
Last Man Standing, ABC,  8-8:30PM
The Voice, NBC, 8-10PM
New Girl, FOX, 9-9:31PM
Unforgettable, CBS, 10-11PM

Wednesday, May 9
CSI, CBS, 10-11PM

Thursday, May 10
The Big Bang Theory, CBS, 8-8:30PM
The Vampire Diaries, The CW, 8-9PM
The Office, NBC , 9-9:30PM
The Secret Circle, The CW, 9-10PM
Parks and Recreation, NBC, 9:30-10PM

Friday, May 11
The Finder, FOX, 8-9PM
Undercover Boss, CBS, 8-9PM
Fringe, FOX, 9-10PM
CSI: NY, CBS, 9-10PM
Blue Bloods, CBS, 10-11PM

Sunday, May 13
Once Upon A Time, ABC, 8-9PM
Survivor: One World, CBS, 8-10PM
Desperate Housewives, ABC, 9-11PM, SERIES FINALE
American Dad, Fox, 9:30-10PM
Khloe and Lamar, E!, 10-10:30PM

Monday, May 14
Bones, FOX, 8-9PM
How I Met Your Mother, CBS, 8-9PM
Gossip Girl, The CW 8-9PM
Two and a Half Men, CBS, 9-9:30PM
Make It or Break It, ABC Family, 9-10PM, SERIES FINALE
Hart of Dixie, The CW, 9-10PM
Mike & Molly, CBS, 9:30-10PM
Hawaii 5-0, CBS, 10-11PM
Smash, NBC, 10-11PM

Tuesday, May 15
90210, The CW 8-9PM
NCIS: Los Angeles, CBS, 9-11PM
Fashion Star, NBC, 10-11PM
Private Practice, ABC, 10-11PM

Wednesday, May 16
Suburgatory, ABC, 8:30-9PM
Criminal Minds, CBS, 9-11PM

Thursday, May 17
Missing, ABC, 8-9PM
Community, NBC, 8-8:30PM, 9-10PM
30 Rock, NBC, 8:30-9PM
Rules of Engagement, CBS, 8:30-9PM
Awake, Part 1, NBC, 10-11PM
Grey’s Anatomy, ABC, 9-10PM
Person of Interest, CBS, 9-10PM
The Mentalist, CBS, 10-11PM
Scandal SEO services, ABC, 10-11PM

Friday, May 18
Nikita, The CW, 8-9PM
Shark Tank, ABC, 8-9PM
Who Do You Think You Are, NBC, 8-9PM
Grimm, NBC, 9-10PM
Supernatural, The CW, 9-10PM

Saturday, May 19
Saturday Night Live, NBC, 11:30PM

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