Weekend TV talk shows


The Situation Room With Wolf Blitzer Obama’s upcoming Iraq speech: Gen. George Joulwan (ret.). 3 p.m. CNN

McLaughlin Group 6:30 p.m. KCET



CBS News Sunday Morning Farmers’ markets; Hurricane Katrina; Google designers. (N) 6 a.m. KCBS

Today A family that caught a thief; photojournalist Tony Zumbado; Emmy Awards preview. (N) 6 a.m. KNBC

Good Morning America (N) 6 a.m. KABC

State of the Union With Candy Crowley Housing crisis, White House economic plan, rebuilding New Orleans: HUD Secretary Shaun Donovan; Senate race, the economy: Gov. Charlie Crist (I-Fla.); Senate race, the economy: Rep. Kendrick B. Meek (D-Fla.). 6 and 9 a.m. CNN


Fareed Zakaria GPS China’s expanding military capabilities on the seas; future of the Internet; the recession. 7 and 10 a.m. CNN

Chris Matthews Glenn Beck rally. (N) 7:30 a.m. KNBC

Meet the Press Hurricane Katrina: New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu, Sen. Mary L. Landrieu (D-La.); Hurricane Katrina: Brad Pitt. (N) 8 a.m. KNBC, 11 a.m. and 11 p.m. MSNBC

This Week With Christiane Amanpour Education reform: Education Secretary Arne Duncan, American Federation of Teachers President Randi Weingarten, D.C. Public Schools Chancellor Michelle Rhee. (N) 8 a.m. KABC


Fox News Sunday With Chris Wallace Washington D.C. rally, racism, the “tea party”: Glenn Beck. (N) 8 a.m. KTTV

Reliable Sources President Obama’s religion. 8 a.m. CNN

Face the Nation Midterm elections, tea party politics: U.S. Senate candidate Joe Miller (R-Alaska), Rep. Kendrick B. Meek (D-Fla.), Gov. Haley Barbour (R-Miss.), Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-Fla.). (N) 4:30 p.m. KCBS

60 Minutes A Defense Department employee sells secrets to a Chinese spy; a device that generates power without being connected to the electric grid; wing-suited extreme sports enthusiasts glide down from mountaintops. (N) 7 p.m. KCBS