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Friday 12/28/2012

Midnight EST

KET
Burt Wolf: Taste of FreedomClosed Captioned
#105 "New Year's" [TV-G]
Burt explains why we celebrate the new year on January 1, how noise keeps evil spirits away, what makes a champagne cork pop, and why caviar is acceptable on New Year's Eve but not on New Year's Day.
KET2
Tavis SmileyHigh Definition
#2804 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KETKY
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
 

12:30 am Friday, December 28

KET
Louisville LifeKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#407 "Rainbow Blossom Natural Food Market/ Foxhollow Farm Center/Johnny Unitas/Stewart Lussky/Minature Animals" [TV-G]
Rob Auerbach, founder of Rainbow Blossom Natural Food Market, and his daughter Summer discuss the recent opening of their Highlands store which was designed to earn LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) green certification; a visit to Foxhollow Farm Center, where compassionate and earth-friendly farming are practiced; the great Johnny Unitas; an interview with Stewart Lussky, interim executive director of the Festival of Faiths; and Over the Rainbow Farm owner Cindy Feathers and her miniature animals. A 2009 KET production hosted by Candyce Clifft. [High-Definition] Watch Online
KET2
Tavis SmileyHigh Definition
#2803 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
 

1:00

KET
Charlie RoseHigh Definition
#19004 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KET2
The This Old House HourHigh Definition
#1113 [TV-G]
Fabricating the huge butcher block countertop and installing wall-mounted lavatory faucets are featured. Plus, temporarily transplanting a mature rose bush and replacing old outdoor lighting with new fixtures. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Secrets of the Kentucky DerbyKY
A behind-the-scenes look at the Kentucky Derby to discover how the "fastest two minutes in sports" really comes together.
 

2:00

KET
Doc MartinHigh Definition
#507 "Cats and Sharks" [TV-PG]
Bert Large's restaurant business is in financial trouble. Eleanor comes to Bert's rescue with a plan to boost business at the restaurant. She digs in to help but begins to feel ill. Louisa insists she must see the Doc and Morwenna calls an ambulance. Martin plans to leave Portwenn to resume his career as a surgeon after his baby's christening. [High-Definition]
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
Tobacco BluesKY
Can a good person grow tobacco? As the cigarette war rages, small-scale American tobacco farmers have been the overlooked casualties. Dynamic filmmaking duo Eren McGinnis and Christine Fugate travel across Kentucky to meet families who have been growing this crop for generations and examine how they are facing the consequences of this fuming controversy. Produced with support from the KET Fund for Independent Production.
 

3:00

KET
Masterpiece ClassicHigh Definition
#4206 "Downton Abbey, Series II - Part Six" [TV-PG]
The Spanish flu strikes Downton, disrupting one match, hastening another, and transforming the fortunes of all. Mary, Sybil, and Robert each confront a moment of truth. Anna and Bates know a moment of happiness. [High-Definition]
KET2
NatureHigh Definition
#2707 "Wild Balkans" [TV-PG]
An untouched landscape, the Balkans provide a habitat for wild animals that have all but vanished from the rest of Europe. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Louis Brandeis: The People's AttorneyClosed CaptionedKY
[TV-G]
Chronicles Louisville native Louis Brandeis' years as a private attorney in turn-of-the-century Boston and his contested appointment to the Supreme Court in 1916.
 

4:00

KET2
NovaHigh Definition
#3711 "Building the Great Cathedrals" [TV-G]
Gothic cathedrals are marvels of human achievement and artistry. But how did medieval builders reach such spectacular heights? Teams perform hands-on experiments to investigate and reveal the architectural secrets that the cathedral builders used to erect their soaring, glass-filled walls. This program reveals the hidden formulas, drawn from the pages of the Bible itself, that drove medieval builders ever upward. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Take on the SouthHigh Definition
#108 "What Is The South in the 21st Century?" [TV-G]
Regional experts John Shelton Reed and James Cobb tackle the question of defining "What is the South in the 21st Century?" [High-Definition]
 

5:00

KET
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]
KET2
NovaHigh Definition
#3716 "Quest for Solomon's Mines" [TV-G]
Two cutting-edge field investigations that illuminate the legend of Solomon and reveal the source of the great wealth that powered the first mighty biblical kingdoms. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Distinguished KentuckianKYWatch Online!
#124 "Wilson Wyatt Sr." [TV-G]
World War II-era Louisville mayor Wilson Wyatt Sr. also served as lieutenant governor under Bert T. Combs from 1959 to 1963. In 1968, Wyatt played a significant role at the Democratic National Convention by working out a compromise over the party's platform position on the Vietnam War. A 1977 KET production. Watch Online
 

5:30

KET
Roundabout UKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#518
Travel to Patti's 1880 Settlement in Grand Rivers, Kentucky, for some holiday cheer, learn what MSU students are doing over the holiday break, and Jason Lindsey demonstrates how Santa really gets down the chimney. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

6:00

KET
Wai Lana YogaClosed Captioned
#506 "Get the Edge with Yoga" [TV-G]
KET2
Clifford the Big Red DogHigh Definition
#115 "Teacher's Pet/Islander of the Year" [TV-Y]
The dogs are going to school for the first time, and T-Bone worries that he won't be able to keep up with the others. The library's Islander of the Year essay contest has a surprise winner. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Kentucky MuseKYWatch Online!
#106 "A Novel Approach"
Visits the homes of three Kentucky writers for conversations on inspirations and the writing process. Sheila Williams of Newport is the author of Dancing on the Edge of the Roof and On the Right Side of a Dream. Kirby Gann of Louisville is the author of The Barbarian Parade and Our Napoleon in Rags. And Silas House of Eastern Kentucky is the author of Clay's Quilt, A Parchment of Leaves, and The Coal Tattoo. Watch Online