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Tuesday 1/15/2013

6:00 pm EST

KET
BBC World News AmericaHigh Definition
#17015 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KET2
Fetch! With Ruff RuffmanHigh Definition
#508 "How Much Frosting Can You Bear?" [TV-Y]
Ruff sends Rubye and Jay to engineer a bear-proof picnic basket. Shreya, Emmie, Marc, Marco compete in a wedding cake bake-off. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Kentucky TonightKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#2007 "Proposed Statewide Smoking Ban"
A discussion about the proposed statewide smoking ban. Guests: State Rep. Susan Westrom, D-Lexington; State Rep. Mike Harmon, R-Danville; Dr. Shawn Jones, past president of the Kentucky Medical Association; and Ken Moellman of Northern Kentucky Choice. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

6:30

KET
Nightly Business ReportHigh Definition
#32030 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KET2
CyberchaseHigh Definition
#301 "EcoHaven CSE" [TV-Y]
Someone has stolen the legendary cyberbeast Choocroca from cybersite EcoHaven, and the only clue is the culprit's footprint. Using forensic science and the principles of "body math," the CyberSquad has to sleuth out who took Choocroca and rescue the massive beast. [High-Definition]
 

7:00

KET
PBS NewsHourHigh Definition
#10542 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KET2
Rick Steves' EuropeHigh Definition
#709 "North England's Lake District and Durham" [TV-G]
Rick admires idyllic lakes, discovers misty waterfalls, tours a slate mine, and conquers stony summits. He plays cricket, hikes Hadrian's Wall, and visits Durham's Norman cathedral. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Appalshop @ 40: Classics from the CollectionKY
#107 "Long Journey Home" [TV-G]
This documentary dispels this myth of a "pure Anglo-Saxon" Appalachia as it explores the ethnic diversity of the region, the economic forces causing people to migrate into and out of the area, and the personal choices individuals make to stay, to leave, and to come back.
 

7:00

KET2
Rick Steves' EuropeHigh Definition
#709 "North England's Lake District and Durham" [TV-G]
Rick admires idyllic lakes, discovers misty waterfalls, tours a slate mine, and conquers stony summits. He plays cricket, hikes Hadrian's Wall, and visits Durham's Norman cathedral. [High-Definition]
 

7:30

KET2
One to One with Bill GoodmanKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#802 "Dr. James Heckman"
Dr. James Heckman, Nobel Laureate and a professor of economics at the University of Chicago, discusses the economic gains to be realized by investing in early childhood education. A 2013 KET production. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

8:00

KET
JubileeKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#1605 "The Vespers"
The Vespers perform folk-inspired bluegrass at the 3rd annual International Newgrass Festival. A 2012 KET production. [High-Definition] Watch Online
KET2
Pioneers of TelevisionHigh Definition
#301 "Funny Ladies" [TV-PG]
Comediennes Lucille Ball, Mary Tyler Moore, Carol Burnett, Phyllis Diller, and more are highlighted. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Kentucky LifeKY
#1010 "Kentucky's Last Great Places: A Kentucky Life Special" [TV-G]
A rare opportunity to journey to some of the few remaining places that look much as they did when the first European settlers began arriving in Kentucky. Inspired by the book Kentucky's Last Great Places, written and photographed by Thomas Barnes, host Dave Shuffett explores hidden areas in every corner of the Commonwealth. A 2004 KET production.
 

9:00

KET
The Abolitionists: American ExperienceHigh Definition
#102 "The Abolitionists, Part Two" [TV-PG]
Douglass escapes slavery, eventually joining Garrison in the anti-slavery movement. Threatened with capture by his former owner, Douglass flees to England, returning to the U.S. in 1847. He launches his own anti-slavery paper. John Brown meets with Douglass, revealing his radical plan to raise an army, attack plantations, and free the slaves. Harriet Beecher Stowe publishes Uncle Tom's Cabin in 1852. [High-Definition]
KET2
Diamond QueenHigh Definition
#102
Andrew Marr assesses Queen Elizabeth II's moves to modernize the monarchy, from the abolition of the presentation of debutantes in 1958 to the very modern wedding of William and Catherine. He looks back at the challenges faced by the monarchy in the 'annus horribilis' of 1992, follows the Queen on her groundbreaking visit to the Republic of Ireland, and looks back on the happy times she spent on the Royal Yacht Britannia. [High-Definition]
 

10:00

KET
FrontlineHigh Definition
#3103 "Inside Obama's Presidency" [TV-RE]
A probing look at the first four years of Barack Obama's presidency and the key decisions and experiences that will inform his second term. [High-Definition]
KET2
Michael Feinstein's American SongbookHigh Definition
#202 "Lost and Found" [TV-G]
Reveals Feinstein's discovery of an undocumented, unknown song by one of the giants of American popular music and follows his quest to verify its authenticity. He persuades Broadway composer and lyricist Jerry Herman to teach him an unpublished, unrecorded song from his songwriting "trunk" that's never been heard. [High-Definition]
KETKY
My Kentucky HomeKY
#106 "Lyon County"
The program features Lyon County native, historian, and Kentucky Supreme Court Justice Bill Cunningham, who grew up across the street from the "Castle on the Cumberland," the Eddyville penitentiary; Otha Munsey discusses the issues of relocation and preparation for a new community; Louise Coleman talks about closing down her beauty shop and beginning anew; and historian Odell Walker discusses the need for community unity in moving forward today.
 

11:00

KET
BBC World NewsHigh Definition
#23015 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KET2
Charlie RoseHigh Definition
#19017 [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 LifeClosed CaptionedKYWatch Online!
#1311 "Jim Beam Distillery/Promotional Wood Products/Kentucky Sassafras" [TV-G]
Host Dave Shuffett talks to Jerry Dalton, master distiller at Jim Beam, about the process of making bourbon; visits the family-owned Promotional Wood Products, which specializes in making advertising aids for distilleries; and introduces Kentucky Sassafras, a bluegrass band made up of teenagers—two of whom are the sons of PWP's founders. A 2007 KET production. Watch Online
 

Midnight

KET
GED ConnectionClosed Captioned
#130 "Decimals" [TV-G]
Reviews how to read decimal numbers, calculate with them, and solve everyday problems involving decimals.
KET2
Tavis SmileyHigh Definition
#2817 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KETKY
In Performance at the Governor's MansionKY
#301 "Diverse Cultures"
Features Kentucky talent, including the Orville Hammond Trio, Beau Haddock, Ballet Espanol, and poet Nikky Finney. A 1999 KET production.