Weekend TV talk shows


Good Morning America (N) 7 a.m. KABC

The Chris Matthews Show The 2012 elections; New Year’s resolutions for the media: Major Garrett, National Journal; Kelly O’Donnell, NBC; David Ignatius, the Washington Post; Gloria Borger, CNN. (N) 5 p.m. KNBC; 5:30 a.m. Sunday KNBC

McLaughlin Group (N) 6:30 p.m. KCET


CBS News Sunday Morning (N) 6 a.m. KCBS

Today New Year’s celebrations. (N) 6 a.m. KNBC

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

State of the Union Iowa caucuses: Presidential candidate Rep. Ron Paul (R-Texas). The Republican candidates: Rep. Steve King (R-Iowa). Importance of Iowa caucuses: Gov. Terry Branstad. (N) 6 and 9 a.m. CNN

Fareed Zakaria GPS Iran, Israel and the “Arab Spring”; the euro: Ian Bremmer, Eurasia Group; Anne-Marie Slaughter, Princeton; Daniel Franklin, Random House. Life beyond Earth: Lisa Randall, Harvard. How humans think: author Daniel Kahneman (“Thinking, Fast and Slow”). (N) 7 and 10 a.m. CNN

Face the Nation (N) 7:30 a.m. KCBS

Meet the Press Politics; Iowa caucuses: Presidential candidate former Sen. Rick Santorum. Iowa caucuses: Matt Strawn, Iowa Republican party chair; Chuck Todd. Panel: Kathie Obradovich, Des Moines Register; Mike Murphy; David Brooks, the New York Times; Mark Halperin, Time; Andrea Mitchell. (N) 8 a.m. KNBC

This Week Presidential candidates Rep. Ron Paul (R-Texas); Rep. Michele Bachmann, (R-Minn.). Coverage of the Iowa caucuses: Gov. Terry Branstad; O. Kay Henderson, Radio Iowa; Jonathan Karl. Panel: Matthew Dowd; Craig Robinson; Neera Tanden, the Center for American Progress; Byron York, the Washington Examiner. (N) 8 a.m. KABC


Fox News Sunday Iowa caucuses: Rep. Ron Paul (R-Texas); Texas Gov. Rick Perry; Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.). Panel: Bret Baier; Jennifer Jacobs; Gov. Terry Branstad; Jeff Zeleny, the New York Times. 8 a.m. KTTV

Reliable Sources Iowa caucuses preview: Michael Shear, the New York Times; Nia-Malika Henderson, the Washington Post; A.B. Stoddard, the Hill. Coverage of Ron Paul: Debra Saunders, the San Francisco Chronicle; John Aravosis. Life on the campaign trail: Rachel Streitfeld; Sara Boxer, CBS. (N) 8 a.m. CNN

60 Minutes 7 p.m. KCBS