>MARK RUSSELL COMEDY SPECIAL
A guy who’s even funnier than the tie he wears sings about politicians—and zings ’em. Live. (PBS, Wed., April 19,8 P.M.)
PEOPLE MAGAZINE ON TV You’ve read what’s in your hands and you still don’t have enough of PEOPLE? Well, then just turn the channel to CBS on Wed., April 19 at 10 P.M.
AIDS TELETHON Cable’s classiest network, Bravo, devotes 12 hours one night to a telethon to raise money for AIDS research and to salute artists who have died of the disease. (Sun., April 23, 5 P.M.)