Face the Nation. Sens. Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) and Christopher Dodd (D-Conn.) debate the John Bolton nomination and the filibuster (Channel 9, 10:30 a.m.).
Inside Washington. Topics are the John Bolton nomination, the Senate confrontation over the filibuster and Karl Rove's recent critique of the media (Channel 7, 11:30 a.m.).
Ryan Seacrest will host "American Top 40 Live," based on the radio countdown show, on Channel 5 at 8 p.m.
Reliable Sources. Topics are coverage of the pope and tech reporters' conflicts of interest; with CNN's Frank Sesno, former ABC reporter Peggy Wehmeyer, The Washington Post's E.J. Dionne and publisher Robin Liss (CNN, 11:30 a.m.).
John McLaughlin's One on One interviews Queen Noor of Jordan (Channel 4 at noon; NewsChannel 8 at 9).
Late Edition With Wolf Blitzer interviews former Iraq governing council member Ahmed Chalabi; Sens. Arlen Specter (R-Pa.) and Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.) debate the Bolton nomination; and Washington Archbishop Theodore McCarrick assesses the new pope (CNN at noon).
Topic A With Tina Brown. Papal biographer Thomas Cahill assesses the new pope, and a roundtable discussion with attorneys Jeanine Pirro and Edward Sapone, FoxNews.com's Roger Friedman and Court TV's Lisa Bloom (CNBC at 8 and 11).
Q&A. With New York Times Baghdad correspondent Dexter Filkins (C-SPAN at 8 and 11).
Iran: The Nuclear Threat. Sens. Joseph Biden (D-Del.) and Rick Santorum (R-Pa.) and Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon address Iran's nuclear capabilities (FNC at 9).
Mystery! Miss Marple. The conclusion of "The Murder at the Vicarage" (Channels 22 and 26 at 9).
Dateline interviews Katie Dallam, the first female professional boxer seriously injured in the ring, who may have been the inspiration for the movie "Million Dollar Baby" (Channel 4 at 7).
60 Minutes. Segments on the Earth Conservation Corps' mission to clean up the Anacostia River, and Americans traveling to exotic locales for elective surgery (Channel 9 at 7).
Locusts (2005) (Channel 9 at 9) is previewed by Tom Shales on Page C1.
Cable Season Finale
Surreal Life. The wacky gang from Season 4 bids farewell (VH1 at 9).
American Top 40 Live. From Los Angeles, "American Idol" host Ryan Seacrest showcases solo artists and bands who are at the top of the pop music charts, including Ryan Cabrera, Gavin DeGraw, Finger Eleven, Maroon 5 and Hoobastank (Channel 5 at 8).