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From COVID to BLM to Schitt's Creek, ABC Looks Back at The Year: 2020

ALSO: College Football, A Teacher, 7 Little Johnstons, Laura Ingalls Wilder, and more.
  • Robin Roberts hosts The Year: 2020. (ABC News)
    Robin Roberts hosts The Year: 2020. (ABC News)

    It's that time of the year again: year-end special time. ABC News is kicking things off tonight with its annual two-hour look back at the events that defined the last twelve months and the pop culture moments that got us through.

    Also today: Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders: Making the Team airs a new episode, Popstar's Best of 2020 provides a little end of year levity, and A Teacher reaches the end of the road. Here's what's new and noteworthy on TV this Tuesday:

    SPECIAL PRESENTATION: It started with the impeachment of Donald Trump, will be forever defined by an out of control pandemic, and ended with the historic election of Joe Biden and Kamala Harris.The Year: 2020 remembers the year we'll never forget. Robin Roberts hosts. Watch preview. 9:00 PM ET on ABC

    SEASON FINALE: Claire (Kate Mara) and Eric (Nick Robinson) seem to have moved on with their lives in the season finale of A Teacher, but a chance encounter brings new truths to light. Streaming on FX on Hulu

    NCAA FOOTBALL: College football's whirlwind 2020 Bowl Season continues with two scheduled games today:

    • Miami (FL) vs. Oklahoma State at the Cheez-It Bowl at 5:30 PM ET on ESPN
    • Texas vs. Colorado at the Alamo Bowl at 9:00 PM ET on ESPN

    SEASON PREMIERE: A lot has changed since we last caught up with the 7 Little Johnstons. As the eighth season begins, new relationship statuses are revealed, the pandemic has landed, and the kids are back living under one roof. 8:00 PM ET on TLC

    DOCUMENTARY PREMIERE: American Masters examines an unlikely literary legacy in Laura Ingalls Wilder: Prairie to Page, which presents an unvarnished look at the author whose autobiographical fiction helped shape American ideas of the frontier and self-reliance. Watch trailer. 8:00 PM ET on PBS

    NEW EPISODE: With just 3 episodes left til game day, time is running out on Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders: Making the Team. Close out the year with one last look inside the DCC bubble tonight at 10:00 PM ET on CM

    SERIES PREMIERE: From the producers of Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown comes Streets of Dreams with Marcus Lemonis, looking at the streets that fuel America's most vital business cultures. First up: Manhattan's 47th street, aka "The Diamond District." Watch trailer. 10:00 PM ET on CNBC

    SPECIAL PRESENTATION: Elizabeth Stanton and James Maslow host Popstar's Best of 2020. Based on polls from Popstar Magazine, the special will count down the most memorable moments and trends of 2020. 8:00 PM ET on The CW

    Mike Attebery is Senior Editor at Primetimer and the author of seven mystery thrillers. Follow him on Twitter at @mikeattebery.

    TOPICS: 2020 in Review, ABC News