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Tuesday 12/4/2012

6:00 pm EST

KET
BBC World News AmericaHigh Definition
#17339 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KET2
Fetch! With Ruff RuffmanHigh Definition
#410 "How To Break the Ice and Also Waddle on It" [TV-Y]
Ruff sends Isaac to the New England Aquarium to meet up with some penguins to get some pointers. He sends Brian, Bethany, and Liza to learn the art of improvisation. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Kentucky TonightKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#2003 "Fiscal Cliff"
A discussion about the fiscal cliff. Guests: Jason Bailey, director of the Kentucky Center for Economic Policy; Jim Waters, president of the Bluegrass Institute for Public Policy Solutions; Tres Watson, chair of the Kentucky Young Republican Federation; and Malcolm Robinson, economics professor and chair at Thomas More College. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

6:30

KET
Nightly Business ReportHigh Definition
#31372 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KET2
CyberchaseHigh Definition
#707 "Spellbound" [TV-Y]
When Wicked casts a spell on the Pompadorians to make them all adore her, Jackie and Digit must reproduce the only symbol that can break it. [High-Definition]
 

7:00

KET
PBS NewsHourHigh Definition
#10512 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KET2
Rick Steves' EuropeHigh Definition
#703 "Rome: Back-Street Riches" [TV-G]
Venturing through the crusty Trastevere district, Rick visits the historic Jewish Ghetto, enjoys art treasures in a string of rarely visited churches, and uncovers charms of hidden Rome that compete with its marquee sights. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Appalshop @ 40: Classics from the CollectionKY
#101 "Sunnyside of Life" [TV-G]
Celebrates the legacy of the country music dynasty the Carter Family by focusing on the Carter Family Fold in Maces Spring, Va., an old-time music hall founded in 1975 by Janette, Joe, and Gladys, the children of A.P. and Sara Carter. The film features Saturday night performances at the Fold by such artists as the Home Folks, Red Clay Ramblers, and Hot Mud Family. The film also includes a history of the Carter Family.
 

7:00

KET2
Rick Steves' EuropeHigh Definition
#703 "Rome: Back-Street Riches" [TV-G]
Venturing through the crusty Trastevere district, Rick visits the historic Jewish Ghetto, enjoys art treasures in a string of rarely visited churches, and uncovers charms of hidden Rome that compete with its marquee sights. [High-Definition]
 

7:30

KET2
One to OneClosed CaptionedKYWatch Online!
#105 "Nick Clooney"
Host Bill Goodman speaks with Nick Clooney. A 2006 KET production. Watch Online
 

8:00

KET
JubileeKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#1614 "Best of the 2011 International Newgrass Festival"
The Best of the 2011 International Newgrass Festival features highlight performances from 13 groups. [High-Definition] Watch Online
KET2
America's Orchestra: Celebrating 125 Years of the Boston PopsHigh Definition
[TV-G]
A star-studded celebration of the Boston Pops — past, present, and future — this special anniversary tribute features some of the greatest moments from the Boston Pops' 125-year history. Craig Ferguson hosts. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Kentucky CollectiblesKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#102 "Newcomb College Pottery/Martin Guitar/Rare Marbles"
Expert appraisers examine treasures including pottery from Newcomb College, a 1946 Martin Guitar, and some of the rarest marbles in the world. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

8:30

KETKY
Seven SistersKY
A moving profile of seven sisters who grew up in rural Kentucky, outside West Liberty, during the Great Depression. Produced by Patrick Donohew with support from the KET Fund for Independent Production.
 

9:00

KET
Time Jumpers: Jumpin' TimeClosed Captioned
[TV-G]
Armed with infectious arrangements, amazing musicianship, and engaging personalities, the 11-member Nashville-based band known as the Time Jumpers performs a 26-song set packed with original compositions, Western swing, and familiar standards.
KET2
Tupperware! American ExperienceHigh Definition
[TV-G]
A look at how a plastic food container became one of the world's most ubiquitous products. [High-Definition]
 

10:00

KET
FrontlineHigh Definition
#3015 "Fast Times at West Philly High" [TV-RE]
Students and teachers from West Philadelphia High School, a public high school serving one of the most disadvantaged neighborhoods in Philadelphia, defy expectations as they design and build two super-hybrid cars for international competition. [High-Definition]
KET2
Hollywood BiographyClosed Captioned
#505 "Steve McQueen: Man on the Edge" [TV-PG]
A fatherless reform school kid, Steve McQueen joined the Marines, but was never far from trouble - until he found acting and the woman who would always love him. He was one of Hollywood's highest paid stars, and one of its most difficult. His rise to icon and the inevitable descent are told by those who watched it happen. James Coburn narrates.
KETKY
My Kentucky HomeKY
#103 "Greenville (Part 1)"
Historian Tom Brizendine, Dorothy Martin, Becky Keith, and Jamie Wells discuss the history and exciting changes going on in Greenville.
 

11:00

KET
BBC World NewsHigh Definition
#23339 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KET2
Charlie RoseHigh Definition
#18247 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KETKY
LAND (and how it gets that way)Closed CaptionedKY
[TV-PG]
Decades before sprawl made front-page news across America, the farmers, developers, and other citizens of Woodford County had already hit the courtrooms with clashing ideas on growth and development. Filmmaker Walter Brock uses their intimate and impassioned voices to examine how human character, ambition, and social class have shaped the American landscape. Produced with support from the KET Fund for Independent Production.
 

11:30

KET
Kentucky LifeClosed CaptionedKYWatch Online!
#1216 "Paul Rusch/Toyota" [TV-G]
A Japanese-themed edition commemorating Toyota's 20th anniversary in Kentucky includes tours of the auto plant and Georgetown's Yuko-en (friendship garden) as well as a profile of Episcopal missionary Paul Rusch. The Louisville cleric, who went to Japan in 1925, is credited with introducing the county fair, American football, and the John Deere tractor to the mountainous region where he served. A 2006 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett. Watch Online
 

Midnight

KET
GED ConnectionClosed Captioned
#112 "Nonfiction" [TV-G]
Explores three kinds of nonfiction writing—informational, opinion, and memoir—and illustrates how to get the most out of reading them. Writer Luis Rodriguez reads from Always Running, his memoir about gang life.
KET2
Tavis SmileyHigh Definition
#2747 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KETKY
Berea College Christmas Concert...Music for AllKYHigh Definition
[TV-G]
The popular Christmas concert features Berea College music groups including the award-winning Black Music Ensemble and the popular Bluegrass Ensemble performing traditional and contemporary holiday pieces for "all peoples of the earth."  [High-Definition]