Picks and Pans Main: TV
updated 03/16/2009 AT 01:00 AM EDT
•originally published 03/16/2009 AT 01:00 AM EDT
MONDAY, MARCH 9
HOW I MET YOUR MOTHER
8:30 P.M. | CBS
Lily (Alyson Hannigan, right) flat-out hates an old flame of buddy Ted's (Josh Radnor).
TUESDAY, MARCH 10
8 P.M. | FOX
The 12 finalists, including beguiling Alexis Grace (left), begin their live performances. The next night, there will be 11 left.
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 11
THE NEW ADVENTURES OF OLD CHRISTINE
8 P.M. | CBS
Kristen Johnston (3rd Rock from the Sun) guest-stars as a new and quickly exhausting friend.
9 P.M. | SCI FI
A new season kicks off with a visit to the Betsy Ross House in Philadelphia. Guess the spirit of revolution never dies.
THURSDAY, MARCH 12
9:31 P.M. ET | NBC
With Liz (Tina Fey, right) on jury duty, everyone goes wild. Jack (Alec Baldwin) cooks up a dazzling new product.
SATURDAY, MARCH 14
WILL FERRELL: YOU'RE WELCOME AMERICA—A FINAL NIGHT WITH GEORGE W. BUSH
9 P.M. | HBO
Live broadcast of the comedian's Broadway hit about POTUS No. 43.