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(Virginia Sherwood /NBC News/File)
By Matthew Gilbert
Globe Staff / November 2, 2010

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Midterm Election Coverage

Real estate time. Who’s going to own the house? Both local and national TV will be all over this baby tonight, as the results come in. NBC is kicking in with coverage at 9 p.m. featuring Brian Williams (pictured), because it has nothing else worth watching. ABC will start at 9:30 after “Dancing With the Stars,’’ CBS is on board at 10 after “NCIS’’ and “NCIS: LA’’ repeats, and the cable news channels will be in perpetual blather mode.

Indecision 2010 11 and 11:30 p.m., Comedy Central

Top off the night with a little truthy fun? At the end of the day, “The Daily Show’’ and “The Colbert Report’’ are comin’ atcha with back-to-back election specials. Jon Stewart wonders, “Maybe We Can’t,’’ and Stephen Colbert is hoping for a “Revenge of the Fallen.’’

House Hunters 9 and 10 p.m., HGTV

Armed with attack ads.

Weird, True & Freaky 7 p.m., Animal Planet

The world of politics.

The Biggest Loser 8 p.m., Channel 7

The American people?

In Treatment 9 and 9:30 p.m., HBO

DVR; you may need a post-election session tomorrow.