Chat 11 a.m. with Courtney Hollands on upcoming events.
Chat noon with TV critic Matthew Gilbert.
Chat 2 p.m. with Peter Hotton on home repair.
For Love of Liberty: The Story of America’s Black
POV Traces of the Trade: A Story From the Deep North 10 p.m. WGBH-TV (Channel 44) An exploration of filmmaker Katrina Brown’s slave-trading ancestors.
Growing up Gay 7:30 p.m. WCVB-TV (Channel 5) Randy Price spends a day with the Brighton High School gay-straight alliance to see what life is like now for gay teens.
Tent Show Radio 5 a.m. WUMB-FM (91.9) Los Lonely Boys.
The Diane Rehm Show 10 a.m. WGBH-FM (89.7) Jonathan Franklin discusses his new book, “33 Men: Inside the Miraculous Survival and Dramatic Rescue of the Chilean Miners.’’
Profiles In Music 6:40 p.m. WUMB-FM (91.9) A celebration of Black History Month.
World Cafe 10 p.m. WUMB-FM (91.9) Ben Harper, Joseph Arthur, and Dhani Harrison debut Fistful of Mercy.
NEWS & TALK SHOWS
Early Show at 7 a.m. on Chs. 4 and 12. David Spade.
Good Morning America at 7 a.m. on Chs. 5, 6, and 9. Oscar segments.
Today at 7 a.m. on Chs. 7 and 10; 10 a.m. on Ch. 7. Chris Kimball.
Ellen DeGeneres Show at 9 a.m. on Chs. 5 and 9; 3 p.m. on Ch. 10. Adele performs.
Rachael Ray at 9 a.m. on Ch. 4; 2 p.m. on Ch. 10. Travis Stork (“The Doctors’’).
Regis and Kelly at 9 a.m. on Ch. 7; 10 a.m. on Ch. 10. Kim Cattrall; Jason Patric.
Martha Stewart Show at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. on HALMRK. Fashion guru Andre Leon Talley; children’s book author Matthew Van Fleet.
The View at 11 a.m. on Chs. 5, 6, and 9. Former defense secretary Donald Rumsfeld.
The Talk at 2 p.m. on Chs. 4 and 12. Chelsea Handler; Andy Cohen.
Dr. Phil at 3 p.m. on Ch. 4; 5 p.m. on Ch. 64. Promiscuous young men get a rude awakening.
Tyra Show at 3 p.m. on Ch. 56. Obesity.
Oprah Winfrey at 4 p.m. on Chs. 5, 9, and 10. David Arquette, joined by his sisters Rosanna and Patricia.
Wendy Williams Show at 4 p.m. on Ch. 56; midnight on BET. A segment on the A&E weight-loss reality show “Heavy.’’
Charlie Rose at 11 p.m. on Ch. 2.
Daily Show With Jon Stewart at 11 p.m. and 1:33 a.m. on COM. Chief White House economist Austan Goolsbee.
Colbert Report at 11:30 p.m. and 2:04 a.m. on COM. Mike Huckabee.
Late Show With David Letterman at 11:35 p.m. on Chs. 4 and 12. Senator Rand Paul (R-Ky.). Bright Eyes performs.
Nightline at 11:35 p.m. on Chs. 5, 6, and 9.
Tonight Show With Jay Leno at 11:35 p.m. on Chs. 7 and 10. Meredith Viera; Pauly Delvecchio. Hanson performs.
Jimmy Kimmel Live at midnight on Chs. 5, 6, and 9. Owen Wilson; talk-show host Kelly Ripa. Adele performs.
Tavis Smiley at midnight on Ch. 44; 12:30 a.m. on Ch. 2. Mike Huckabee; TV producer George Schlatter.
Broadcast News 8 p.m. (FXM) A romantic triangle at a TV-news bureau. William Hurt. R (1987)
Dead Man Walking 8 p.m., 11 p.m. (OVAT) Moving portrayal of the bond between a nun and a death-row inmate. Susan Sarandon, Sean Penn. R (1995)
Dodsworth 8 p.m. (TCM) Sinclair Lewis’s story of a tycoon (Walter Huston) whose life is changed on a European vacation. NR (1936)
Airplane! 9 p.m., 11 p.m. (CMT) Hilarious airport-disaster spoof. Robert Hays. PG (1980)
Liar Liar 9 p.m. (FAM) A slick lawyer must speak only the truth. Jim Carrey. PG-13 (1997)
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring 9 p.m. (STARZ) A hobbit (Elijah Wood) inherits a magical ring. PG-13 (2001)
That Thing You Do! 9 p.m., 11 p.m. (FUSE) The rise of a ’60s pop group. Tom Everett Scott. PG (1996)
Ben-Hur 10 p.m. (TCM) William Wyler’s Oscar-winning biblical epic. Charlton Heston. G (1959)
Reservoir Dogs 10:15 p.m. (IFC) Quentin Tarantino’s crime drama about a jewel heist gone awry. Harvey Keitel. R (1992)
Training Day midnight (AMC) A corrupt undercover cop tutors a rookie. Denzel Washington. R (2001)