The TV listings in the Aug. 21 Style section incorrectly said that Alexis Simendinger works for the National Review. Simendinger writes for the National Journal. (Published 8/24/04)

Summer Olympics

Tennis (USA Network at 10 a.m.); track and field, women's marathon, volleyball, rowing, beach volleyball (Channel 4 at 10 a.m.); boxing and beach volleyball (Telemundo at noon); boxing (MSNBC at 4); gymnastics, track and field, diving and beach volleyball (Channel 4 at 7).


Tennis (CC). The final of the Legg Mason Classic, from the FitzGerald Tennis Center (Channel 9, 12:30).

Baseball. Little League World Series games throughout the day on ESPN and ESPN2; Toronto at Baltimore (Channel 20, 1:30); Boston at Chicago White Sox (ESPN at 8).

Golf (CC). Final round of the WGC-NEC Invitational (Channel 9, 2:30); championship match of the U.S. Amateur (ESPN2 at 3); final round of the LPGA Wendy's Championship for Children (ESPN2 at 5).

Auto Racing (CC). The Honda Indy 225 in Fountain, Colo. (Channel 7, 3:30).

Public Affairs

Meet the Press (CC). Sens. George Allen (R-Va.) and Jon Corzine (D-N.J.) discuss the Senate elections and New Jersey Gov. James McGreevey's resignation; also, an assessment of the presidential campaign with Kerry adviser Tad Devine and Bush campaign manager Ken Mehlman (Channel 4 at 9 a.m.).

Fox News Sunday (CC) interviews Van Odell and Larry Thurlow of Swift Boat Veterans for Truth about their group's questioning of John Kerry's war record, plus an interview with Sen. Joseph Lieberman (D-Conn.) on Iraq (Channel 5 at 9 a.m.).

Sunday Morning (CC) rebroadcasts its 25th anniversary special (Channel 9 at 9 a.m.).

Religion & Ethics Newsweekly (CC) reports on the controversial procreation bans that some courts are enforcing on delinquent dads (Channel 32, 9:30 a.m.).

Think Tank (CC). The first of two segments with former secretary of state Henry Kissinger (Channel 26 at 10 a.m.; Channel 32 at 11 a.m.).

Inside Politics Sunday. Debra DeShong from the Kerry campaign and Jennifer Millerwise of the Bush campaign review the week, and a reporter roundtable with The Washington Post's Mike Allen and the Chicago Tribune's Jill Zuckman (CNN at 10 a.m.).

Face the Nation (CC). A discussion of Iraq and politics with Sens. Pat Roberts (R-Kan.) and Carl Levin (D-Mich.), plus an interview with John Kerry's daughters, Vanessa and Alexandra (Channel 9, 10:30 a.m.).

Inside Washington With Gordon Peterson. Topics include the McGreevey controversy (Channel 9 at 11 a.m.).

This Week With George Stephanopoulos (CC). The topic is the Swift boat veterans debate, with "Unfit for Command" author John O'Neill and John Podesta, former White House chief of staff and president and CEO of the Center for American Progress. Also, a discussion of the economy with Kerry adviser Gene Sperling and Bush adviser Rep. Rob Portman (R-Ohio). (Channel 7, 11:30 a.m.).

Reliable Sources. Topics are the Kerry Swift boat ad, the Bush campaign and Gov. James McGreevey; with The Washington Post's Dana Milbank and Alexis Simendinger and Byron York of the National Review (CNN, 11:30 a.m.).

Late Edition With Wolf Blitzer (CC) interviews former U.N. weapons inspector David Kay; a discussion of Iraq and the race for the White House with former Sen. Bob Dole, Sens. Bill Nelson (D-Fla.) and Norm Coleman (R-Minn.) and Reps. Christopher Cox (R-Calif.) and Jane Harman (D-Calif.); Democratic strategist Donna Brazile and Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison (R-Tex.) preview the GOP convention; and Iraqi ambassador to the United States Rend Rahim Francke discusses her country (CNN at noon).

Booknotes interviews Dorie McCullough Lawson, author of "Posterity: Letters of Great Americans to Their Children" (C-SPAN at 8 and 11 p.m.).

John McLaughlin's One on One. The American Spectator's Neil Howe and Kay Hymowitz of the Manhattan Institute assess the next generation of Americans (NewsChannel 8 at 9).

Public Broadcasting

Mystery! Inspector Morse (CC). At a rehearsal for "The Magic Flute," Morse is found backstage holding a knife over the dead body of his lady friend (Channels 22 and 26 at 9).


60 Minutes (CC). Repeat segments on the former HealthSouth Corp. CEO accused of fraud, rising prescription drug prices and the medical discovery that infants can withstand organ transplants from unmatched donors (Channel 9 at 7).

Prime-Time Movie

Pay It Forward (2000) (CC). Haley Joel Osment stars as a young boy being raised by a troubled mother (Helen Hunt) who is inspired by his social studies teacher (Kevin Spacey) to change the world. 21/2 hours (Channel 9 at 9).

Cable Series

Faking It. The British series in which contestants completely change identities returns with a bicycle courier becoming a polo player (BBC America at 8).

E! True Hollywood Story profiles Mel Gibson (E! at 8).

Six Feet Under. Nate makes some startling discoveries when he attends Lisa's memorial service, while David and Keith are inspired by a same-sex wedding (HBO at 9).

Strong Medicine. Olympic gold medalist Kerri Strug stars as a gymnast whose estranged sister needs a liver transplant after surviving a drive-by shooting (Lifetime at 9).

Behind the Music. Plenty of fodder for tonight's edition, which looks at the life of singer George Michael (VH1 at 9).

Insomniac With Dave Attell: Sloshed in Translation. The comedian and unlikely tour guide explores Tokyo's late-night scene (Comedy Central at 10).

Entourage. Ari's former assistant, now a competing agent, tries to steal Vince away from him as a client (HBO at 10).

The Dead Zone concludes its third season with Johnny facing the prospect of having brain surgery that would erase his ability to see into the future (USA Network at 10).

It's Good To Be profiles Donald Trump (E!, 10:30).

Da Ali G Show. Ali G interviews Andy Rooney (HBO, 10:30).

VH1's "Behind the Music" takes a look at singer George Michael tonight at 9.