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Tuesday 12/11/2012

6:00 pm EST

KET
BBC World News AmericaHigh Definition
#17346 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KET2
Fetch! With Ruff RuffmanHigh Definition
#415 "Ruff Needs His Herring Checked" [TV-Y]
Ruff hears a voice telling him to bake cookies to woo Charlene, the poodle next door. Isaac and Liza meet with an audiologist and Sterling and Brian visit a cookie company! [High-Definition]
KETKY
Kentucky TonightKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#2004 "State Tax Reform"
A discussion about state tax reform. Guests: State Rep. Jim Wayne, D-Louisville; State Rep. Bill Farmer, R-Lexington; State Sen. Gerald Neal, D-Louisville; and State Sen. Paul Hornback, R-Shelbyville. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

6:30

KET
Nightly Business ReportHigh Definition
#32005 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KET2
CyberchaseHigh Definition
#312 "Starlight Night" [TV-Y]
On Starlight Night, the annual holiday when all the stars in Cyberspace are refreshed for the new year, Hacker concocts a scheme to darken them forever instead. He sends Buzz and Delete to stop the production of new star circuits by kidnapping inventor Archimedes, and the kids have only hours to rescue him. [High-Definition]
 

7:00

KET
PBS NewsHourHigh Definition
#10517 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KET2
Rick Steves' EuropeHigh Definition
#704 "Florence: Heart of the Renaissance" [TV-G]
Rick explores Michelangelo's David, Botticelli's Birth of Venus, Ghiberti's Gates of Paradise, Fra Angelico's serene beauty, and the dome that kicked off the Renaissance. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Appalshop @ 40: Classics from the CollectionKY
#102 "Big Lever" [TV-G]
In 1978 Richard Nixon chose Letcher County, Ky., for his first public appearance since resigning the presidency. Priceless footage of his visit introduces this incisive and sometimes hilarious look at the engines that drive American politics. The film explores the machinations of party politics in this rural and staunchly Republican county.
 

7:30

KET2
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
 

8:00

KET
JubileeKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#1601 "Sam Bush Band"
Bluegrass legend Sam Bush and his band perform at the 3rd annual International Newgrass Festival. A 2012 KET production. [High-Definition] Watch Online
KET2
Saving The TitanicHigh Definition
[TV-PG]
The story of the disaster from below deck and the engineering crew who fought to hold back the power of the sea as the Titanic sank. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Kentucky CollectiblesKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#103 "Woodstock Poster/Thomas Hart Benton Lithograph/18th Century Still Life"
Expert appraisers examine treasures including an original Woodstock poster, a Thomas Hart Benton lithograph, and an 18th century still life passed down through a Kentucky family for more than 200 years. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

8:30

KETKY
Quest for the Perfect Bourbon: Voices of Buffalo TraceKY
[TV-PG]
A compilation of interviews with the people and stories of the Buffalo Trace Distillery family, such as Master Distiller Emeritus Elmer T. Lee, and descendants of iconic figures Colonel E. H. Taylor Jr., Colonel Albert B. Blanton, and Pappy Van Winkle.
 

9:00

KET
The National Christmas Tree Lighting 2012High Definition
[TV-RE]
The festivities include performances and readings by top musicians and actors at President't Park. The evening is capped off by the ceremonial lighting of the National Christmas Tree by a very special guest! [High-Definition]
KET2
Titanic with Len GoodmanHigh Definition
[TV-PG]
Len Goodman, a judge on Dancing with the Stars, discovers how the impact of the Titanic disaster is still felt. Goodman has his own connection to the ship. Before he was a dancer, he was a welder for Harland and Woolf, the company that built the Titanic in Belfast. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Settlement Schools of AppalachiaKY
In the late 19th century, college-educated young women of the Bluegrass, influenced by the progressive movement, established several community schools in isolated areas of Eastern Kentucky. This 1995 KET production looks at the early history, growth, and contemporary roles of these Appalachian community institutions.
 

10:00

KET
FrontlineHigh Definition
#2603 "The Undertaking" [TV-RE]
The world of Thomas Lynch, a poet and undertaker whose family has cared for the dead in a small Michigan town for three generations. [High-Definition]
KET2
Hollywood BiographyClosed Captioned
#504 "Gary Cooper: The Face of a Hero" [TV-PG]
Known for his personification of the Western Hero, it was Montana-born Gary Cooper's horse-riding skills that first brought him bit parts in movies - and he never lost his love of the great American outdoors.
KETKY
My Kentucky HomeKY
#104 "Greenville (Part 2)"
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
#23346 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KET2
Charlie RoseHigh Definition
#18252 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KETKY
Ashland's Field of DreamsKYWatch Online!
Cincinnati Reds sportscaster Marty Brenneman narrates this sentimental look at playing baseball in Central Park in Ashland, Ky., during the 1950s. Watch Online
 

11:30

KET
Kentucky LifeClosed CaptionedKYWatch Online!
#1221 "Pine Mountain Settlement School/Artcroft/Lexington Farmers' Market" [TV-G]
Executive Director Nancy Adams and former students discuss the mission of the Pine Mountain Settlement School, a one-of-a-kind center for environmental and Appalachian cultural education. Host Dave Shuffett visits Artcroft, a residential artist's retreat in Carlisle, and the Lexington Farmers' Market. A 2006 KET production. Watch Online
 

Midnight

KET
GED ConnectionClosed Captioned
#114 "Poetry" [TV-G]
Poet Sonia Sanchez reads from her work and shows how to analyze a poem, U.S. Poet Laureate Robert Pinsky introduces the "Favorite Poem Project," and people talk about how poetry can be a powerful means of expression.
KET2
Tavis SmileyHigh Definition
#2752 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KETKY
Kentucky Ballet Theatre Presents The NutcrackerKY
The Kentucky Ballet Theater presents the classic ballet about young Clara who battles a giant Mouse King and transforms her Nutcracker doll into a Prince. Together, they experience the magical land of snow, the land of sweets, and a celebration of dances from around the world.