Know where I'm going to be later today? In Times Square watching the trailer for the new season of Fox's 24, on the mammoth Panasonic Astrovision screen. The rest of y'all can glimpse Jack Bauer's next very bad day by logging onto starting at 3 pm/ET.

The O.C., meanwhile, will sneak preview its own season premiere a week ahead of broadcast, starting Thursday, Oct. 26, at That same morning's Features & Interviews column will tease what's ahead for the Newport kids.