New tonight: Rick Mercer Report, 22 Minutes, Michael Tuesdays & Thursdays, The Debaters on CBC

The Rick Mercer Report (8 p.m./8:30 NT): Rick and opera star Measha Brueggergosman go whale watching on the Bay of Fundy in St. Andrews, New Brunswick and Rick stays on the Bay of Fundy to go jet boating with New Brunswick Premier David Alward at the reversing falls near Saint John.

22 Minutes (8:30 p.m./9 NT): From the cover of Rolling Stone to 22 Minutes, The Sheepdogs, one of Canada’s hottest bands, receives a makeover from the 22 Minutes cast. And a very special Movember announcement honouring a beloved Canadian.

Michael: Tuesdays & Thursdays (9 p.m./9:30 NT): David (Bob Martin) pushes Michael (Matt Watts) to explore his fear of heights, putting more strain on their relationship. Sammy (Jennifer Irwin) withholds sex until David (Bob Martin) gets the release signed by Michael/Miguel (Matt Watts). Publisher Jasmina Hart (Martha Burns) dispatches Sammy to track down ‘Miguel’ and get the signature. Michael forces himself to read David’s book.

The Debaters (9:30 p.m./10 NT): Breaking up is hard to do. Be it resolved that ending a relationship online or on the phone is perfectly acceptable. Which was the greater Empire, America or Rome?