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Tuesday 12/25/2012

6:00 pm EST

KET
BBC World News AmericaHigh Definition
#17360 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KET2
Fetch! With Ruff RuffmanHigh Definition
#417 "Ruff's Yard Sale Makes a Racket" [TV-Y]
Ruff sends the kids to the headquarters of Wilson Sporting Goods to design a new tennis racquet and to Brimfield Fair, the biggest flea market in the world! [High-Definition]
KETKY
2012 Governor's Awards in the ArtsKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#801
Gov. Steve Beshear honors Kentuckians for their achievements in the performing and visual arts. This year's recipients include William Francis, Bobbie Ann Mason, Gray Zeitz, UK HealthCare Arts in HealthCare Program, Latitude Artist Community, Christina Hartke Towell, Leona Waddell, U. S. Rep. John Yarmuth, and Jeffrey Lee Puckett. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

6:30

KET
Nightly Business ReportHigh Definition
#32015 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KET2
CyberchaseHigh Definition
#403 "Penguin Tears" [TV-Y]
Hacker's search for the legendary Prism of Penguia, the next piece of his mysterious machine, takes him to snowy Cyberia. While trying to stop him, Digit and the kids are trapped in an icy cave and must master the principles of bouncing in order to break out. [High-Definition]
 

7:00

KET
PBS NewsHourHigh Definition
#10527 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KET2
Rick Steves' EuropeHigh Definition
#706 "Paris: Regal and Intimate" [TV-G]
Explore the Seine River, Napoleon's tomb, and the Louvre. Experience the pulse of Paris-shopping, church in a grand pipe organ loft, and a patriotic Bastille Day. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Appalshop @ 40: Classics from the CollectionKY
#104 "Hand Carved" [TV-G]
Chester Cornett made chairs for Presidents and his work is displayed in museums across the country. In this film, Chester fells a tree on the site of his family's homeplace on the top of Pine Mountain in southeastern Kentucky and transports it back to his small apartment and workshop in inner-city Cincinnati. He uses simple hand tools to chop, whittle, and carve the wood into an exquisite, eight-legged, "two-in-one" rocker.
 

7:00

KET2
Rick Steves' EuropeHigh Definition
#706 "Paris: Regal and Intimate" [TV-G]
Explore the Seine River, Napoleon's tomb, and the Louvre. Experience the pulse of Paris-shopping, church in a grand pipe organ loft, and a patriotic Bastille Day. [High-Definition]
 

7:30

KET2
One to OneClosed CaptionedKYWatch Online!
#212 "Molly Bingham"
Photojournalist and filmmaker Molly Bingham discusses her 10 months in Iraq filming Meeting Resistance. Set in the Adhamiya neighborhood of Baghdad, the documentary profiles eight insurgents, each with his or her own reasons for opposing the American-led occupation. A 2007 KET production hosted by Bill Goodman. Watch Online
 

8:00

KET
JubileeKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#1603 "Curtis Burch Band"
Bluegrass icon Curtis Burch, a founding member of New Grass Revival in the 1970s, performs with his band at the 3rd annual International Newgrass Festival. A 2012 KET production. [High-Definition] Watch Online
KET2
Breakfast Special 2: Revenge of the OmeletsHigh Definition
[TV-PG]
This sequel celebrates some great breakfast spots in North Carolina, Connecticut, Pennsylvania, Hawaii, and more. [High-Definition]
KETKY
The AppalachiansClosed CaptionedKY
#101 [TV-G]
Evangelical revivals sweep the region in the 18th and early 19th centuries, the men of Appalachia rail at taxes and regulations imposed by the new American government, and traditional music mingles with the rhythms used by African slaves to form a glorious new gospel music.
 

9:00

KET
Mister Rogers & MeHigh Definition
[TV-PG]
Soon after Fred Rogers had retired from Mister Rogers' Neighborhood he had a chance meeting with his next door neighbor - Benjamin Wagner, a young, up-and-coming producer for MTV. The meeting would change Wagner's life. [High-Definition]
KET2
Downton Abbey RevisitedHigh Definition
[TV-G]
Using clips, interviews, and behind-the-scenes footage, this program features moments from the first two seasons of the series and tantalizing previews of season three. [High-Definition]
KETKY
The AppalachiansClosed CaptionedKY
#102 [TV-G]
After the Civil War, railroads are built, forests are cut, and outside owners buy up the land. A conflict between two timbering families, the Hatfields and the McCoys, becomes a legendary "blood feud." The United Mine Workers' union organizing attempts are resisted by the owners, often with violence, and resentments explode in a series of devastating strikes known as the "great coal wars."
 

9:30

KET2
Great PerformancesHigh Definition
#3609 "Placido Domingo: My Favorite Roles"
The celebrated tenor looks back on his illustrious career - one which has been bountifully preserved on film and video. [High-Definition]
 

10:00

KET
Burt Bacharach & Hal David: The Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular SongHigh Definition
#1803 [TV-G]
A star-studded tribute to the songwriting team who penned such classic tunes as "Raindrops Keep Fallin' On My Head," "What The World Needs Now is Love," "I'll Never Fall in Love Again," "Walk on By," and "Alfie." Bacharach and David have enjoyed a resurgence in popularity, with recent collaborations with Elvis Costello, releases on the soundtracks of all three Austin Powers films, and covers in an episode of Glee. [High-Definition]
KETKY
The AppalachiansClosed CaptionedKY
#103 [TV-G]
The 1960s War on Poverty again sends federal aid into Appalachia, but television and magazines show painful images of hunger and poverty, reinforcing the stereotype of the poor hillbilly.
 

11:00

KET
BBC World NewsHigh Definition
#23360 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KET2
Charlie RoseHigh Definition
#19002 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KETKY
GethsemaniClosed CaptionedKY
[TV-G]
Explores life at the Abbey of Gethsemani in Nelson County, one of the best-known monasteries in the world, showcasing its beauty and serenity while examining the struggles of those who live there. Produced and directed by Morgan Atkinson with support from the KET Fund for Independent Production, this program received a Gabriel Award from the Catholic Academy for Communications Arts Professionals.
 

11:30

KET
Kentucky LifeKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#1509 "Santa Train/Civil War Christmas/Nazareth, Ky./State Parks Holiday Celebrations" [TV-G]
Every year since 1943 on the Saturday before Thanksgiving the Santa Train, laden with gifts for mountain children, winds its way through the mountains with Old Saint Nick, and this year Dave meets celebrity guest Wynonna Judd. Also, learn how Kentuckians celebrated Christmas during the Civil War; make a visit to Nazareth, Ky., during an auspicious month; and Dave visits Rough River Dam State Resort Park for Winter Wonderland, and finds out how the state parks serve the Commonwealth during the holidays. A 2009 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

Midnight

KET
Burt Wolf: Taste of FreedomClosed Captioned
#104 "Kwanzaa" [TV-G]
Kwanzaa runs from December 26 to January 1 and is an opportunity for African Americans to celebrate their roots. Burt visits the epicenter of black culture in the United States by taking a tour of Harlem, with a stop at the Apollo Theater on Amateur Night, and looks at what faith means at Abyssinian Church.
KET2
Tavis SmileyHigh Definition
#2802 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KETKY
In Performance at the Governor's MansionKYWatch Online!
#104 "1997 Holiday Program"
Features the Northern Kentucky Brotherhood, an a cappella gospel group; Vince DiMartino and a jazz trio with singer Gail Wynters; and holiday readings by Warren Hammack and Pamela White of Horse Cave Theatre. A KET production. Watch Online