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Monday 12/17/2012

Midnight EST

KET
Religion & Ethics NewsWeeklyHigh Definition
#1615 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KET2
Christmas with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir Featuring Jane Seymour and Nathan GunnHigh Definition
[TV-G]
Actress Jane Seymour and baritone Nathan Gunn join the renowned Mormon Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square in a magnificent Christmas special featuring some of the season's best-loved songs. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Kentucky MuseKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#501 "Tracks of Imagination"
Meet the creative team at the Alexandria, Kentucky-based studio Applied Imagination, whose holiday and seasonal train displays meld botanical design and architecture, delighting crowds at botanical gardens across the United States. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

12:30 am Monday, December 17

KET
One to One with Bill GoodmanKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#742 "David Williams"
Bill sits down with former Kentucky lawmaker David Williams to look back on his 27 years in the Kentucky legislature, the last 13 as Senate president, and discuss his recent judicial appointment by Gov. Steve Beshear. A 2012 KET production. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

1:00

KET
European JournalClosed Captioned
#3050 "The Abortion Debate Flares In Ireland" [TV-RE]
KET2
Masterpiece ClassicHigh Definition
#4204 "Downton Abbey, Series II - Part Four" [TV-PG]
In the climactic battle of the war, Matthew and William go over the top to an uncertain fate; Vera plays a cruel endgame with Bates and Anna; and Daisy faces the severest test of her life. [High-Definition]
KETKY
News QuizHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#2813 "Dec. 13, 2012" [TV-G]
[High-Definition] Watch Online
 

1:15

KETKY
Telling Tales
#103 "The Buzzard and the Monkey"
An African-American tale, told by John O'Neal, in which the buzzard learns a lesson.
 

1:30

KET
Scully/The World ShowClosed Captioned
#1534 [TV-G]
KETKY
From the Ground UpKYWatch Online!
#104 "Landscape Design"
A look at cemeteries, gardens, parks, and greenspace communities in Kentucky. A 1991 KET production. Watch Online
 

2:00

KET
Theater TalkClosed Captioned
#601 "Bruce Jay Friedman: Lucky Bruce" [TV-G]
Playwright/screenwriter and essayist Bruce Jay Friedman discusses his literary career as a humorist.
KET2
Masterpiece ClassicHigh Definition
#4205 "Downton Abbey, Series II - Part Five" [TV-PG]
As the war nears its end, Downton's aristocrats and servants put their lives back together. Mary and Sir Richard go estate hunting. A mysterious wounded officer makes a shocking revelation. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Take on the SouthHigh Definition
#107 "What Is The Necessary South?" [TV-G]
Since the earliest days of the American republic, the South has served primarily as "the negative other," but this image has changed in the last decades. [High-Definition]
 

2:30

KET
Equitrekking AdventuresHigh Definition
#606 "Belize" [TV-G]
Visit the Cayo and Mountain Pine Ridge Districts of Belize and explore Maya sites and caves and a variety of jungle lodges. Darley rides a few of the 100 horses at Banana Bank Lodge, a farm and ranch near the capitol city of Belmopan. [High-Definition]
 

3:00

KET
Jeff Beck Honors Les PaulHigh Definition
[TV-G]
Jeff Beck performs some of Les Paul's classic tracks as well as other rockabilly standards live at the famous Iridium Jazz Club in New York City. Les Paul's own son, Russ Paul, was there to observe the dedication of the Iridium's newly named "Les Paul Room." [High-Definition]
KET2
Live from Lincoln CenterHigh Definition
#3703 "The Richard Tucker Opera Gala" [TV-G]
The Richard Tucker Music Foundation features its 2012 award winner joined by world-renowned opera luminaries and members of the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra. [High-Definition]
KETKY
From This ValleyKYWatch Online!
Author and outdoorsman Gurney Norman explores Eastern Kentucky's Big Sandy region, including its trails, its people, its history, and its rich literary heritage. A 1989 KET production. Watch Online
 

4:00

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]
KETKY
Digital Renaissance: Imaging the Iliad
Classicists from Harvard's Center for Hellenic Studies, along with conservators, computer scientists, and photographers attempt to photograph and scan the world's oldest surviving manuscript of the Homeric Iliad.
 

5:00

KET
GED Connection en EspanolClosed Captioned
#113 "Ficción" [TV-G]
Explores elements of fiction in short stories by Edgar Allan Poe, Flannery O'Connor, and James Baldwin and the contemporary novel Breath, Eyes, Memory by Edwidge Danticat, who reads an excerpt from the book.
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]
KETKY
FatherLossHigh Definition
[TV-G]
Inspired by the book FatherLoss: How Sons of All Ages Come to Terms with the Deaths of Their Dads by Neil Chethik, this poignant new special explores the unique grief sons face when they lose their fathers. Host Dave Shuffett makes a personal journey of discovery after the death of his father in 2007. In addition to the author Neil Chethik, he interviews several other men about father-loss, including Pulitzer Prize-winning cartoonist Joel Pett, magazine editor John Lynch, and others. A 2010 KET production. [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
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]
 

6:00

KET
Wai Lana YogaClosed Captioned
#613 "Arch and Bend" [TV-G]
KET2
Clifford the Big Red DogHigh Definition
#106 "Cleo Comes to Town/False Friends" [TV-Y]
The dog friends remember how Cleo shook things up when she first moved to Birdwell Island. Cleo gets a new doggie playground and starts hanging out with Mac, ignoring Clifford and T-Bone. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Dialogue on Public IssuesKYHigh Definition
#408 "Wise William"
[High-Definition]