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Monday 10/15/2012

Midnight EDT

KET
Independent LensHigh Definition
#1402 "As Goes Janesville" [TV-PG]
Traces the impact of the economic crisis on the people of Janesville, Wisconsin. The film records two years in the lives of laid-off workers, business leaders, and elected officials all trying to reinvent their lives amid the closure of their GM plant and America's worst economic crisis since the Great Depression. [High-Definition]
KET2
Call The MidwifeHigh Definition
#103 [TV-14]
Jenny is placed on the district nursing roster for a few weeks. During her rounds, she attends to Joe, a gentle old soldier, and a friendship forms. At the antenatal clinic, Trixie and Cynthia enroll Winnie as a new patient. In her 40s, Winnie, seems upset by her pregnancy. By contrast, her husband, Ted, is overjoyed. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Cratis Williams: Living the Divided LifeKY
Cratis Williams was an eloquent defender of Appalachian culture and one of the most important scholars of the postwar era. In this 1980s documentary, he visits his ancestral homeland on Caines Creek in Eastern Kentucky's Big Sandy Valley and reminisces about confronting the stereotypes of Appalachian culture and personalities. Interviews with Pat Beaver, Grace Edwards, Loyal Jones, Jim Wayne Miller, David Williams, and Gurney Norman attest to the importance of Williams' work to a generation of artists, writers, and scholars.
 

1:00 am Monday, October 15

KET
Need To KnowHigh Definition
#257
[High-Definition]
KET2
Masterpiece ClassicHigh Definition
#4225 "Upstairs Downstairs, Series 2 - The Love that Pays the Price" [TV-PG]
Lady Agnes catches the eye of American millionaire Caspar Landry, but as she and Sir Hallam look to their future, a tragic turn of events leaves their promised dreams, and a close family member, in jeopardy. Downstairs, Mrs. Thackeray makes a momentous decision. [High-Definition]
KETKY
News QuizHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#2805 "Oct. 11, 2012" [TV-G]
[High-Definition] Watch Online
 

1:15

KETKY
DanceSenseWatch Online!
#105 "The Moving Body"
Explores how bodies move as well as how dancers train and maintain their bodies. Watch Online
 

1:30

KET
Scully/The World ShowClosed Captioned
#1525 [TV-G]
President of IOU Financial, Philip Marleau has established a framework that helps smaller companies gain rapid access to loans of up to $100,000.
KETKY
From the Ground UpKYWatch Online!
#101 "Kentucky Communities"
How different Kentucky communities developed. A 1991 KET production. Watch Online
 

2:00

KET
Theater TalkClosed Captioned
#516 [TV-G]
Actors Patrick Page, Isabel Keating and Michael Mulheren, members of the cast of the musical Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark, discuss what was really going on behind the scenes during the longest preview period for a show in Broadway history.
KET2
Broadway: The American MusicalHigh Definition
#102 "Syncopated City (1919-1933)" [TV-PG]
Prohibition and the Jazz Age; Broadway heroines like Marilyn Miller, who becomes a testament to pluck and luck; "Whoopee" and the Charleston; Runnin' Wild and George White's Scandals; the revolutionary jazz show Shuffle Along, which reopens Broadway's doors to black talent; the Marx Brothers; Al Jolson's meteoric rise to stardom; and songwriting teams the Gershwin brothers and Rodgers and Hart. [High-Definition]
KETKY
My Kentucky HomeKY
#105 "Grayson County"
Marking 200 years plus, share the excitement of a county that celebrates with the Honey Fest, Community Days, and an old fashion County Fair. Meet Allen Hemberger, who worked on Avatar and King Kong, as well as Kevin Mudd, organizer for the nationally known Fiddler's Contest, along with a host of others who exemplify the moral fiber of Grayson County.
 

2:30

KET
Ideas in Action with Jim GlassmanClosed Captioned
#307 "Academically Adrift: How College Students and Professors Aren't Making the Grade" [TV-G]
Academically Adrift: Limited Learning on College Campus, a new book by two college professors, contends that many of today's college students show little-to-no improvement in critical thinking or written communication throughout their time at college.
 

3:00

KET
Born Too SoonKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
Reveals the shocking statistics and long-term effects of premature birth in Kentucky; its connections to smoking, poverty and environment; the impact of scheduling for convenience; and efforts across the state to prevent this serious and costly trend. A 2010 KET production. [High-Definition] Watch Online
KET2
American MastersHigh Definition
#2503 "Margaret Mitchell: American Rebel" [TV-PG]
Discover the Pulitzer Prize-winning author behind Gone With the Wind, one of the world's bestselling novels that created two of the world's greatest lovers - Scarlett and Rhett - and was adapted into one of the most popular films of all time. [High-Definition]
KETKY
The Battle of Mill SpringsKY
Byron Crawford hosts a new look at the Civil War battle fought on the north side of the Cumberland River in what is present day Nancy, Ky., in January 1862, a Union victory at which the dead included Confederate Brig. Gen. Felix Zollicoffer.
 

4:00

KET
Designing Healthy CommunitiesHigh Definition
#102 "Rebuilding Places of the Heart" [TV-G]
Green activities in Elgin, Illinois, cleaning pollution in Syracuse's Lake Onondaga, and a 16-year old's war against air pollution in Riverside, California are highlighted. [High-Definition]
KET2
Voces On PBSHigh Definition
#103 "Unfinished Spaces" [TV-PG]
Three architects in their 80s may get a second chance to revitalize the Cuban National Arts Schools project they began in 1961. [High-Definition]
KETKY
The Civil War in KentuckyKYWatch Online!
Chronicles Kentucky's role in the Civil War from 1861 until the Confederate retreat from the state in October 1862. Watch Online
 

5:00

KET
GED Connection en EspanolClosed Captioned
#104 "Proceso de escritura" [TV-G]
Outlines a three-step process: generating ideas, writing a rough draft, and revising/editing.
KET2
Market WarriorsHigh Definition
#107 "Antiquing In Pasadena, CA" [TV-PG]
The pickers and guest picker Bob Cirillo head west to the world-famous Rose Bowl in Pasadena, California, for the monthly flea market. They are challenged to find Native-American wares. Some notable picks include a Whitney Houston collectible, leather gauntlets, and Picasso dominos. [High-Definition]
 

5:30

KET
Equitrekking AdventuresHigh Definition
#602 "Botswana: Tuli, Makgadikgadi and Maun" [TV-G]
Starting in Tuli, an area known as the "Land of the Giants" because of its larger than life natural attractions, Darley stays in eco-friendly safari camps and rides horses to view the zebra and wildebeest herds that dot these wild savannahs. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Call to WarKY
Kentucky actor Matt Long introduces the contrasting true stories of two young Kentuckians in the Civil War. William Horsfall left his Newport home and went on to become the youngest Congressional Medal of Honor winner in history at the age of 14. But 15-year-old Asa Lewis from Barren County left the army to go home and harvest crops to feed his starving family, only to be court-martialed upon his return and then executed. Produced by Dorian Walker of Bowling Green with support from the KET Fund for Independent Production.
 

6:00

KET
Wai Lana YogaClosed Captioned
#120 "Bend, Twist, and Balance" [TV-G]
KET2
Clifford the Big Red DogHigh Definition
#127 "New Dog in Town/Get Well" [TV-Y]
T-Bone recalls how scared he was of Clifford when they first met. Clifford and his friends try to make Emily Elizabeth feel better when she's sick. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Dialogue on Public IssuesKYHigh Definition
#401 "Ambassador Johnson"
[High-Definition]