SUNDAY, JANUARY 21
"GIRLFRIENDS" � (5:30-6:00 p.m. ET)
"If You Can't Stand The Heat, Get Out Of The Boonies" (TV-PG, L) (HDTV)
ACTING OUT � Maya (Golden Brooks) discovers Jabari (Kendre Berry) has been skipping school and plagiarized a major writing assignment. When Lynn (Persia White) suggests that Jabari may be "acting out" because of his new suburban environment, Maya disagrees and insists that she is giving him a better life. Later, Jabari gets arrested and Maya must get to the bottom of what is bothering him. Tracee Ellis Ross and Reggie Hayes also star. Mary Lou Belli directed the episode written by Prentice Penny (#40338-142).