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This week's TV picks: Charlie Brown, Barbara Walters and more

Dale Roe

Monday

"I Want a Dog for Christmas, Charlie Brown" 7 p.m., ABC: You can have mine right now, Charlie Brown.

"Fear Factor" 7 p.m., NBC: The scorpion-eating, explosive stunt-filled reality show is back. NBC must have gotten tired of host Joe Rogan disguising his voice and pestering them on the phone.

"Rollin' With Zach" 7 p.m. OWN: Austin's own Zach Anner won his show in a reality competition earlier this year. The travel show premieres tonight, with a theme song written and produced by John Mayer.

Tuesday

"William and Kate: Inside the Royal Marriage" 7 p.m., NBC: Is the honeymoon over? This special takes a peek at Prince William and Duchess Catherine six months after their celebrated nuptials.

"60s Pop, Rock & Soul" 7 p.m., PBS: Davy Jones, Roger McGuinn and other artists celebrate AM radio in the age of Aquarius.

"The Biggest Loser" 8 p.m., NBC: Season 12's winner is revealed tonight. I feel as if a huge weight has been lifted.

Wednesday

"Barbara Walters Presents" 8:30 p.m., ABC: Babs' "10 Most Fascinating People of 2011" include Pippa Middleton and Katy Perry.

"Funniest Commercials of the Year 2011" 9 p.m., TBS: Finally, a whole show to record and fast-forward through!

Thursday

"Charlie Brown Christmas" 7 p.m., ABC: The Peanuts gang returns to make me feel guilty about my fabulous, 7-foot tree.

"The Year with Katie Couric" 8 p.m., ABC: Katie and People Magazine look back at the past 12 months in news and popular culture.

Friday

"Happiness is a Warm Blanket, Charlie Brown" 7 p.m., Fox: The other Peanuts have just about had it with Linus toting that thing all over town, and they're going to do something about it.

"Ice Age: Mammoth Christmas" 8 p.m., Fox: Sid and Manny trash Santa's workshop. Sounds like someone's headed for the naughty list.

Saturday

"Frosty the Snowman" 7 p.m., CBS: "Happy New Year!" The magic-hatted pile of crystalline water ice is back.

"CMA Country Christmas" 8 p.m., ABC: Amy Grant and Rascal Flatts join other country artists to celebrate the season.

"WWE Tribute to the Troops" 8 p.m., NBC: Nickelback and Mary J. Blige join pro wrestlers in this bizarre mash-up of an armed forces salute.

Sunday

"Survivor: South Pacific" 7 p.m., CBS: A winner emerges from the stinky pool of three remaining contestants.

"Next Iron Chef: Super Chefs" 8 p.m., Food: Winner, winner, chicken dinner - Season 4 concludes.

"Dexter" 8 p.m., Showtime: Season 6 ends with a race to stop the Doomsday Killers.