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Thursday 11/22/2012

Midnight EST

KET
Burt Wolf: Taste of FreedomClosed Captioned
#101 "Thanksgiving" [TV-G]
Why Thanksgiving, which originated in Colonial days, didn't become a federal holiday until 1941; how the bald eagle won out over the turkey as our national bird; and what stuffing our founding fathers preferred.
KET2
Tavis SmileyHigh Definition
#2738 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KETKY
Studio 89KYHigh Definition
#610 "Bill Kirchen"
Guitar master Bill Kirchen performs songs that exemplify his distinct style. [High-Definition]
 

12:30 am Thursday, November 22

KET
Currier & Ives: Perspectives on AmericaHigh Definition
#103 "The Surprise of Currier & Ives" [TV-G]
Currier & Ives are best known today for their nostalgic and homey portraits of New England. But as the firm grew, they delved into advertising, political cartoons, risqué prints, and the controversial Darktown Comics series. Expert commentators include Chris Lane of Antiques Roadshow fame. [High-Definition]
KET2
Tavis SmileyHigh Definition
#2737 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
 

1:00

KET
Charlie RoseHigh Definition
#18238 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KET2
NatureHigh Definition
#2904 "My Life As A Turkey" [TV-PG]
Deep in the wilds of Florida, writer and naturalist Joe Hutto was given the rare opportunity to raise wild turkeys from chicks. Hutto spent each day out and about as a "wild turkey" with his family of chicks until the day came when he had to let his children grow up and go off on their own. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Basketball in Kentucky—Great Balls of FireKYWatch Online!
#101
Spotlights the first games played in Louisville's YMCA gym in 1895, girls' basketball from 1900 to the 1930s, the 1928 Carr Creek-Ashland state championship game, Kavanaugh High in Lawrenceburg from the 1900s to the 1940s, the coming of coaches Ed Diddle to Western Kentucky University and Adolph Rupp to the University of Kentucky, and the Brewers' state championship in 1948. Interwoven with the historical segments is a behind-the-scenes look at Male High School's run through the 2001 Sweet 16. A KET production. Watch Online
 

2:00

KET
A Place of Our OwnHigh Definition
#6079 "Touch Matters" [TV-G]
Children need nurturing touch for emotional, physical, and cognitive development. Positive touch communicates love and care and helps children learn that they are in control of their bodies. [High-Definition]
KET2
NovaHigh Definition
#3916 "Inside The Megastorm" [TV-PG]
Experts, scientists, and survivors discuss of Hurricane Sandy and the future of storm protection. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Basketball in Kentucky—Great Balls of FireKYWatch Online!
#102
Focuses on the University of Kentucky's Fabulous Five, the state champion Cuba Cubs of 1952, the point-shaving scandal at UK, the 1956 Carr Creek team, "King" Kelly Coleman, Coach Peck Hickman and the Louisville program during the 1940s and '50s, the integration of the college game at Berea, and game two of Male High School's run through the 2001 Sweet 16. A KET production. Watch Online
 

2:30

KET
A Place of Our OwnHigh Definition
#6089 "Saying Goodbye" [TV-G]
It is important to prevent the perception of abandonment. Adults should try to explain that the change or loss is not a child's fault. [High-Definition]
 

3:00

KET
Dust BowlHigh Definition
#101 "The Great Plow Up" [TV-PG]
Survivors recall the terror of the dust storms, the desperation of hungry families, and how they managed to find hope even as the earth and heavens seemed to turn against them. [High-Definition]
KET2
Dust BowlHigh Definition
#102 "Reaping The Whirlwind" [TV-PG]
Families of the plains seek new lives in California and government conservation efforts - and a break in the drought in 1939 - eventually stabilize the soil and bring the farms back to life, but with dangers of another Dust Bowl facing future generations. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Basketball in Kentucky—Great Balls of FireKYWatch Online!
#103
Looks at the Boys' Sweet 16 in the 1960s and '70s; the basketball programs at Kentucky Wesleyan ('60s to the present), Kentucky State University (1970-72), and Western Kentucky University (late '60s and early '70s); high school stars Donna Murphy and Geri Grigsby; and game three of Male's 2001 state tournament run. A KET production. Watch Online
 

4:00

KETKY
Basketball in Kentucky—Great Balls of FireKYWatch Online!
#104
Spotlights the Coach Denny Crum years at the University of Louisville; the UK national title run of 1978; the Lexington Dirt Bowl through the eyes of a 10-year-old; the arrival of Rick Pitino at UK and the 1992 UK-Duke game; UK's title games in 1996, '97, and '98; the role of the media in the popularity of the game; the "poetry" of the game itself; and game four of Male's run through the 2001 Sweet 16. A KET production. Watch Online
 

5:00

KET
Burt Wolf: Taste of FreedomClosed Captioned
#101 "Thanksgiving" [TV-G]
Why Thanksgiving, which originated in Colonial days, didn't become a federal holiday until 1941; how the bald eagle won out over the turkey as our national bird; and what stuffing our founding fathers preferred.
KET2
Nova scienceNOWHigh Definition
#604 "Can I Eat That?" [TV-PG]
Scientists put food under the microscope to uncover exactly what's behind the mouth-watering flavors and textures we take for granted every day. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Great Conversations:High DefinitionWatch Online!
#1501 "Steven Pinker and Neal Conan"
Harvard Professor Steven Pinker is the author of The Better Angels of Our Nature: Why Violence Has Declined. He is interviewed by Neal Conan, award-winning journalist and host of "Talk of the Nation" on National Public Radio. With the panache and intellectual zeal that he is known for, Pinker calls for a rethinking of your deepest beliefs about progress, modernity, and human nature. A 2012 KET production. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

5:30

KET
Classical Stretch: The Esmonde TechniqueHigh Definition
#826 "Weight Loss & Toning" [TV-G]
[High-Definition]
 

6:00

KET
Wai Lana YogaClosed Captioned
#112 "Energy-Charge Breathing" [TV-G]
KET2
Clifford the Big Red DogHigh Definition
#215 "Another Fine Mess/King Mac" [TV-Y]
Emily Elizabeth hates cleaning her room, but eventually she realizes that she's spending all of her time looking for things instead of having fun. Believing that he is responsible for getting Mac into trouble, T-Bone goes overboard to help him in any way he can. Then Mac starts to take advantage of his friend's guilt. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Headwaters: Real Stories from Rural AmericaClosed CaptionedKY
#203 "Shelter" [TV-G]
Traces the remarkable evolution of shelters for battered women and gives voice to five women seeking protection in a rural West Virginia shelter. Working with advice and guidance from the shelter's counselors and staff, the women struggle to find safety, freedom, and justice for themselves and their children. Two founders of the shelter movement discuss its history, and Tillie Black Bear from the Rosebud Reservation in South Dakota describes establishing the first shelter for women of color.