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TV Junkie: Another Hour of '24'; 'Heroes' & 'Studio 60' Are Back

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A Word or 80:
Spent the weekend in Canada, my first visit, in the province of Quebec to be exact. I found the radio programming to be innovative and excellent but television sucked. I'm sure there's some good programmes (please give me cred for the spelling) out there but in a first glance/overview kind of perspective it was wanting. Dear Canuck friends, don't take it personally, American TV sucks for the most part as well, the shit is just packaged better and it has an air freshener stuck to the box.

Tonight - Monday - January 22nd, 2007

Warriors @ Lakers
(Fox Sports, 7:30 p.m.)

Prison Break (Fox, 8:00 p.m.) Back from hiatus

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How I Met Your Mother/The Class/Two and a Half Men/The New Adventures of Old Christine/CSI: Miami (CBS, 8-11:00 p.m.) All new episodes start with Marshall's nude painting.

Wife Swap/Supernanny (ABC, 8-10:00 p.m.) Thanks Disney, for these gems of programming.

Heroes (NBC, 9:00 p.m.) Back from hiatus

24 (Fox, 9:00 p.m.) Widespread terrorist attacks go on.

Gonzaga @ Portland (ESPN, 9:00 p.m.)

A Man for All Seasons (TCM, 9:30 p.m.) The '66 classic you may have seen in high school English class. Starring Paul Scofield, Robert Shaw, Orson Welles, John Hurt, etc. etc.

Engaged & Underage (MTV, 9:30 p.m.) Series premiere

Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip (NBC, 10:00 p.m.) Back from hiatus. Watch it while you can.

The Daily Show With Jon Stewart (Comedy Central, 11:00 p.m.) Former Allied Supreme Commander Gen. Rupert Smith

The Colber(t) Repor(t) (Comedy Central, 11:30 p.m.) Political scientist Tom Schaller

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Charlie Rose (PBS, 11:30 p.m.) former Treasury Secretary Robert ("Rick") Rubin, Harvard Black Studies Prof. Henry Louis Gates Jr.

Late Show With David Letterman (CBS, 11:30 p.m.) Dave Fave Kevin Spacey, Alicia Keys perhaps hoping for an Academy nod for her songs in "Glory Road", Nellie McKay and the Brooklyn Philharmonic perform

The Tonight Show With Jay Leno (NBC, 11:35 p.m.) Jennifer Garner, Extreme-annoyer Ty Pennington, (Li'l) Bow Wow (ain't so little) performs

Cousin It/Penelope Cruz (left) w/ Kevin Spacey (right) via AP