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Sunday 12/9/2012

1:00 pm EST

KET
One to One with Bill GoodmanKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#741 "Jim Waters"
Jim Waters, president of the Bluegrass Institute for Public Policy Solutions, discusses the state pension crisis and what this Bowling Green-based think tank suggests for the 2013 General Assembly to fix the problem. A 2012 KET production. [High-Definition] Watch Online
KET2
Are You Being Served?Closed Captioned
#166 "Christmas Cracker 1975"
The holidays are at hand, and the staff dresses up to try to boost sales.
KETKY
Headwaters: Real Stories from Rural AmericaClosed CaptionedKY
#206 "To Save the Land and People" [TV-G]
A history of early grassroots efforts to stop strip mining in Eastern Kentucky, where "broad-form" deeds signed at the beginning of the 20th century let coal operators destroy land to get at the minerals underneath without getting the permission of, or compensating, the surface owner. The Appalachian group To Save the Land and People used every means possible—from legal petitions and local ordinances to guns and dynamite—to fight the abuses.
 

1:30

KET
Connections with Renee ShawKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#811 "Charles Badger"
Renee's guest is Charles Badger, a Republican political strategist from Lexington who has worked on multiple campaigns in Kentucky and Tennessee. His most recent role was working for the Republican Party of Kentucky on Andy Barr's campaign for Congress. [High-Definition] Watch Online
KET2
Last of the Summer WineClosed Captioned
#1034 "Here We Go Into The Wild Blue Yonder" [TV-PG]
Compo wants to impress Nora by taking up hang gliding.
 

1:31

KET2
Last of the Summer WineClosed Captioned
#1034 "Here We Go Into The Wild Blue Yonder" [TV-PG]
Compo wants to impress Nora by taking up hang gliding.
 

2:00

KET
American MastersHigh Definition
#2504 "Harper Lee: Hey Boo" [TV-PG]
Explore the phenomenon behind To Kill a Mockingbird and the mysterious life of its Pulitzer Prize-winning author, including why she never published again. The documentary reveals the context and history of the novel's Deep South setting and the social changes it inspired after publication. [High-Definition]
KET2
As Time Goes ByClosed Captioned
#102
Lionel and Jean make vague promises to keep in touch, but there is doubt as to whether they really will.
KETKY
Coming to GroundKYHigh Definition
Explores the change in Kentucky agriculture over the last decade and chronicles the efforts of Kentucky's farmers and policy makers as they moved from dependency on tobacco to a more diverse and sustainable agriculture. [High-Definition]
 

2:30

KET2
To The Manor Born
#304
A rare tropical bird nesting on the estate causes a flurry of interest by local naturalists. Audrey is unimpressed, at least until she discovers a way to turn the event to her own financial advantage.
 

3:00

KET2
Doc MartinHigh Definition
#504 "Mother Knows Best" [TV-PG]
It's Portwenn Fun Day. The event sparks a culinary rivalry between Bert Large, who runs Large's Restaurant, and the landlord of the Crab and Lobster pub. Louisa's mum Eleanor arrives in Portwenn unexpectedly. [High-Definition]
 

3:30

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]
KETKY
Kentucky's GreensideKYHigh Definition
#103 "kyGREEN.tv - A Year of Living Green in Kentucky!" [TV-G]
Take a trip to western Kentucky and learn more about ethanol production in the state. Hang out with the creators of the Lily Rainbarrel in Lexington and visit with the folks at Ky. Eagle Inc. Head to Louisville and spend time with a local business that uses recycled equipment to make posters, cards, and invitations and spend some time in Frankfort for I Love the Mountains Day. Also, some tips and informative facts you can use to impress your friends. [High-Definition]
 

3:47

KET2
Fiddler's Holiday with Jay Ungar & Molly Mason's Family BandHigh Definition
[TV-G]
The folk musicians celebrate the holidays with traditional and original tunes with winter themes. [High-Definition]
 

4:00

KET
Kentucky LifeKYWatch Online!
#609 "Antebellum Archaeology/Llama Farm/Warsaw" [TV-G]
19th-century artifacts from an archaeological dig at Riverside Farm near Louisville; Seldom Scene Farm in Woodford County, where Paul and Lindy Huber raise llamas and alpacas; and the historic small town of Warsaw in Gallatin County. A 2000 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett. Watch Online
KET2
Christmas with the Annie Moses BandHigh Definition
[TV-G]
This live concert from Nashville includes such classic Christmas songs as "O Come, O Come Emmanuel," "God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen," "Hark!," and many more. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Mammoth Cave: A Way to WonderKYHigh Definition
[TV-G]
This documentary weaves together the human stories that make up the fascinating history of Mammoth Cave National Park in south central Kentucky. [High-Definition]
 

4:30

KET
Kentucky AfieldKYHigh Definition
#2910 [TV-G]
A KET/Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources co-presentation hosted by Tim Farmer. [High-Definition]
KET2
Frost FlowersKYHigh Definition
[TV-G]
A Chris Korrow documentary about frost flowers, also known as "ice flowers." These spectacular icy "blooms" occur for just a few short days a year, with magnificent displays only occurring every six years or so. Thousands of photos along with time-lapse photography and an original score help to illustrate this artistry in nature. [High-Definition]
 

5:00

KET
The This Old House HourHigh Definition
#1108 [TV-G]
The exterior trim details, creating a staggered shingle pattern, and adding floor warming radiant heat and a state-of-the-art condensing boiler to fuel both the radiant and the hydro air systems. Also, installing a vinyl privacy fence and replacing a clogged shower valve. [High-Definition]
KET2
Pioneers of TelevisionHigh Definition
#201 "Science Fiction" [TV-G]
Explores how Gene Roddenberry (creator of Star Trek) and Rod Sterling (of The Twilight Zone) used the future as a stage for modern morality plays, and William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy, Nichelle Nichols, and other science-fiction stars describe how they prepared to interact on-camera with a malevolent alien force ... or, perhaps, a giant radish. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Kentucky AfieldKYHigh Definition
#2910 [TV-G]
A KET/Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources co-presentation hosted by Tim Farmer. [High-Definition]
 

5:30

KETKY
Kentucky LifeKYWatch Online!
#609 "Antebellum Archaeology/Llama Farm/Warsaw" [TV-G]
19th-century artifacts from an archaeological dig at Riverside Farm near Louisville; Seldom Scene Farm in Woodford County, where Paul and Lindy Huber raise llamas and alpacas; and the historic small town of Warsaw in Gallatin County. A 2000 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett. Watch Online
 

6:00

KET
Rough Cut - Woodworking with Tommy MacHigh Definition
#307 "Carved Frame" [TV-G]
Tommy builds a beautiful mahogany frame with hand-carved lettering. [High-Definition]
KET2
NovaHigh Definition
#3709 "Hunting The Edge of Space - The Ever Expanding Universe" [TV-G]
Investigates the universe's distant past — and its future — and the dark matter and dark energy that constitute the vast majority of the stuff of the universe. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Louisville's Own AliKYWatch Online!
Filmmaker Steve Crump takes a look at the life and times of boxing hero Muhammad Ali as seen from the perspective of his hometown. Features interviews with sportswriter Dave Kindred, radio journalist Bob Edwards, former Kentucky Gov. John Y. Brown, Louisville Mayor Jerry Abramson, former state Sen. Georgia Davis Powers, and others. Watch Online
 

6:30

KET
Kentucky CollectiblesKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#101 "Babe Ruth Baseball/Harpers Ferry Pistol/Snuff Bottles"
Expert appraisers examine treasures including an autographed Babe Ruth baseball, a Harpers Ferry pistol, and an amazing snuff bottle collection. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

7:00

KET
To The Manor Born
#304
A rare tropical bird nesting on the estate causes a flurry of interest by local naturalists. Audrey is unimpressed, at least until she discovers a way to turn the event to her own financial advantage.
KET2
Moyers & CompanyHigh Definition
#148 "Big Media's Power Play" [TV-G]
[High-Definition]
KETKY
Kentucky MuseKYWatch Online!
#105 "Ellis Wilson—So Much to Paint"
Follows the career of Kentucky native Ellis Wilson (1899-1977), an African-American artist whose passion for painting took him from his hometown of Mayfield to a successful career in New York. His work captured the daily lives of African Americans and helped open doors for many younger black artists. This update of a 2000 KET documentary includes a look at Ellis Wilson works discovered since the program's premiere. Watch Online