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TV Picks: 'Nightly Show,' 'Half Like Me,' 'Nova,' 'The Fall,' more
TV Picks: 'Nightly Show,' 'Half Like Me,' 'Nova,' 'The Fall,' more

"The Nightly Show" (Comedy Central, weeknights beginning Monday); "Al Madrigal: Half Like Me" (Hulu now; Fusion, Thursday). This week Larry Wilmore, former Senior Black Correspondent for "The Daily Show," which is a fake news title -- moves into the spot formerly occupied by "The Colbert Report," between "The Daily Show" and "@midnight." Wilmore's manner is more avuncular than Colbert's or Jon Stewart's, but softness also has its sly, ironic uses. The word from Comedy Central is that the show, which like its predecessor and its lead-in will be tied to political current events, will include a panel segment and...