What we're watching tonight:
- Fox (720p) has American Idol at 8 p.m.
- CBS (1080i) has The New Adventures of Old Christine at 8 p.m., Gary Unmarried at 8:30 p.m., Criminal Minds at 9 p.m. and CSI: NY at 10 p.m.
- ABC (720p) brings The Middle at 8:30 p.m., Modern Family at 9 p.m., Cougar Town at 9:30 p.m. and Ugly Betty at 10 p.m.
- NBC (1080i) airs Mercy at 8 p.m.
- DirecTV (1080i) has Friday Night Lights at 10 p.m.
- FX (720p) airs Nip/Tuck at 10 p.m.
- TNT (1080i) has Leverage at 10 p.m.
- MTV (1080i) has The Real World at 10 p.m.
- A&E (720p) has Dog the Bounty Hunter at 9:30 p.m. and Steven Seagal: Lawman at 10 p.m.
- Discovery (1080i) has Man vs. Wild at 9 p.m. and Solving History at 10 p.m.
- TBS (1080i) has Meet the Browns at 9, 9:30 10 & 10:30 p.m.
- TLC (1080i) has the season premiere of Toddlers & Tiaras at 10 p.m.
- ESPN (720p) has Wake Forest/North Carolina college basketball at 7 p.m. and Jazz/Spurs NBA action at 9 p.m.
- ESPN2 (720p) has a college basketball doubleheader with South Florida/Cincinnati at 7 p.m. and Baylor/Kansas at 9 p.m. followed by 2010 Australian Open action at 11 p.m.