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Television

Daily guide of TV movies and radio highlights

ON CHRONICLE

Food Journal 7:30 p.m. WCVB-TV (Channel 5) Every December the citizens of Concord gather to watch a parade honoring a 400-pound wheel of cheese?

RADIO HIGHLIGHTS

Morning Edition With Bob Oakes 5 a.m. and All Things Considered With Sacha Pfeiffer 4 p.m. WBUR-FM (90.9) News from the Boston area and around the world.

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On Point With Tom Ashbrook 10 and 11 a.m. and 7 and
8 p.m. WBUR-FM (90.9)

Here and Now With Robin Young noon. WBUR-FM (90.9) News of the day and more.

Radio Boston 3 p.m. WBUR-FM (90.9) Stories reflecting on what is unique about our city and state.

NEWS & TALK SHOWS

Morning

CBS This Morning at 7 a.m. on Chs. 4 and 12.

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Good Morning America at
7 a.m. on Chs. 5, 6, and 9.

Live! With Kelly and Michael at 9 a.m. on Chs. 5 and 9;
10 a.m. on Ch. 10. Jon Hamm; Snoop Lion performs.

The View at 11 a.m. on Chs. 5, 6 and 9.

Afternoon

The Talk at 2 p.m. on Chs. 4 and 12.

The Ellen DeGeneres Show at 4 p.m. on Chs. 5, 9, and 10. Dennis Quaid; Grizzly Bear performs.

Evening

Conan at 11 p.m. and 12:30 a.m. on TBS. Andy Samberg; Lisa Loeb performs.

Real Time With Bill Maher at 11 p.m. on HBO. Civil-rights attorney Brian Levin and automotive columnist Dan Neil.

The Daily Show With Jon Stewart at 11 p.m. and |1:01 a.m. on COM.

Colbert Report at 11:31 p.m. and 1:31 a.m. on COM.

The Tonight Show With Jay Leno at 11:34 p.m. on Chs. 7 and 10. Emily Blunt; Black Rebel Motorcycle Club performs.

Jimmy Kimmel Live at
11:35 p.m. on Chs. 5, 6, and 9.

Late Show With David Letterman at 11:35 p.m. on Chs. 4 and 12. Kate Hudson; Selena Gomez performs.

Late Night With Jimmy Fallon at 12:37 a.m. on Chs. 7 and 10.

The Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson at 12:37 a.m. on Chs. 4 and 12. Rainn Wilson.

MOVIES

Batman Begins 8 p.m. (FAM) A billionaire (Christian Bale) becomes a caped crusader in this solid comic-book crime thriller. PG-13 (2005)

The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas 8 p.m., 11 p.m. (OVAT) Burt Reynolds and Dolly Parton in the Broadway hit. R (1982)

The Campaign 8 p.m. (HBO) Two CEOs turn a tourism-center director into a politician in order to beat a blundering congressman. R (2012)

The Crow 8 p.m., midnight (BBCA) A murdered rock star (Brandon Lee) returns from the dead. Dark, eerie and violent. R (1994)

Dangerous Minds 8 p.m., midnight (LMN) Experiences of an inner-city teacher (Michelle Pfeiffer). R (1995)

The Distinguished Gentleman 8 p.m. (FLIX) A con man (Eddie Murphy) gets elected to Congress. R (1992)

Independence Day 8 p.m. (SPIKE) Megahit about alien spaceships attacking Earth. Spectacular effects. Will Smith. PG-13 (1996)

Kinky Boots 8 p.m. (SHO2) A female impersonator helps save a failing shoe company. Joel Edgerton. PG-13 (2005)

Class Act 9 p.m., 11 p.m. (FUSE) Kid ‘n Play (Christopher Reid, Christopher Martin) as students mistaken for each other. PG-13 (1992)

For Colored Girls 9 p.m. (BET) Ensemble drama about nine black women, including a promiscuous single gal (Thandie Newton). R (2010)

Under Siege 9 p.m. (68) Steven Seagal defends a ship against terrorists. R (1992)

Sudden Impact 9:40 p.m. (ENCR) Dirty Harry (Clint Eastwood) goes after a rape avenger. R (1983)

Bel Ami 10 p.m. (SHO2) A young soldier plots to gain power by seducing the mistresses of Paris’ most-influential men. R (2012)

Jolene 10 p.m. (TMC) A 15-year-old girl (Jessica Chastain) embarks on a 10-year, cross-country journey. R (2008)

Like Dandelion Dust 10 p.m. (LMN) Jack (Cole Hauser) and Molly consider running away with their adopted son. PG-13 (2009)

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