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

Rick Mercer Report

Rick marches in Toronto’s annual Santa Claus Parade and movie director Norman Jewison explains his role in saving the parade. Rick is in Hamilton, Ontario training with the police force’s emergency response team on the waterfalls that dot the Niagara Escarpment.

22 Minutes

The Rowdyman (Gordon Pinsent) returns in a sequel to the original ’70s film, and we have the final moustache-judging for our Movember contest, with Olivia Chow and Ron MacLean.

Michael: Tuesdays & Thursdays

“Failure” – The review kills David’s (Bob Martin) book. Doctor and patient work to recover from the pain. Michael (Matt Watts) is fine, David is not.