Monday, July 4
Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular, 10 p.m., CBS
“Michael Chiklis hosts the annual ceremony that presents fireworks accompanied by the music of the Boston Pops Esplanade Orchestra.” Who needs crowds, traffic, mosquitoes and the annoying people next to you when you’ve got TV?
Macy’s Fourth of July Fireworks Spectacular, 9 p.m., NBC
“Starbursts blaze above the Big Apple.”
Ann Rule’s Too Late To Say Goodbye, 8 p.m., Lifetime
And, if you hate fireworks, crowds, mosquitoes and anything else that has to do with the second-most awesome holiday of the year, curl up on the couch, close all the windows and crank the AC to watch this: “Suspicion falls on a philandering husband after the apparent suicide of his wife. Based on a book by Ann Rule. Starring Rob Lowe, Lauren Holly.”