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Wednesday 1/16/2013

6:00 pm EST

KET
BBC World News AmericaHigh Definition
#17016 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KET2
Fetch! With Ruff RuffmanHigh Definition
#505 "Ruffman Manor Is Haunted" [TV-Y]
Ruff sends all six FETCHers out to investigate a haunted mansion. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Roundabout UKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#521
[High-Definition] Watch Online
 

6:30

KET
Nightly Business ReportHigh Definition
#32031 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KET2
CyberchaseHigh Definition
#109 "Clock Like an Egyptian" [TV-Y]
The kids must measure the passage of time and find Dr. Marbles in a pyramid guarded by a Mummy. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Connections with Renee ShawKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#816 "Bianca Spriggs"
Affrilachian poet and performer Bianca Spriggs discusses "The Thirteen," an exhibit and performance revolving around the lives of 13 black women who were lynched in Kentucky during the 19th and 20th centuries. A 2013 KET production. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

7:00

KET
PBS NewsHourHigh Definition
#10543 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KET2
Burt Wolf: Travels & TraditionsHigh Definition
#1105 "What Are They Eating in the Photograph" [TV-G]
This program looks at a group of famous photographs that have something to do with eating and drinking, including Halsman's photo of Marilyn Monroe having a hamburger at a drive-in, Cartier-Bresson's picnic near Paris, and Duncan's photo of Picasso at lunch. Burt and a group of experts explain why each photograph is important, and the history and significance of the gastronomic elements. The recipe for each food is then demonstrated by a leading chef. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Conversations with ChampionsKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#102 "Junior Bridgeman" [TV-G]
A conversation with former Milwaukee Bucks star Junior Bridgeman. Now a prominent Louisville businessman, Bridgeman shares in Georgetown College's initiative for restoring character, ethics, and integrity to collegiate sports through its Academy for Character in Sport project. A Georgetown College production. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

7:30

KET2
The Truth About Money with Ric EdelmanHigh Definition
#208 [TV-G]
Ric interviews "Shark Tank" participant Barbara Corcoran on what it takes to be a successful entrepreneur, looks at why people spend thousands of dollars on a portrait, and advises a woman from Chicago on remaining positive in the face of so much bad economic news. [High-Definition]
 

8:00

KET
NatureHigh Definition
#2913 "Cracking The Koala Code" [TV-PG]
The day-to-day dramas of an extended family of koalas, seen through the eyes of the scientists studying their every move and vocalization. Discover how koalas survive and thrive on a diet poisonous to almost all other herbivorous mammals. [High-Definition]
KET2
Kentucky MuseKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#502 "Wendy Whelan: Moments of Grace"
Interviews and performance segments take you into the life of New York City Ballet principal dancer Wendy Whelan, a Louisville native who began dancing with the Louisville Ballet Company as a child. [High-Definition] Watch Online
KETKY
The Feuds of Bloody Breathitt: Kentucky's Untold StoryKY
For more than 40 years, Breathitt County was home to the most violent and destructive feuds the United States has ever known. This film looks at that forgotten history as told by the descendants of the feudists and some of Breathitt County's most colorful characters.
 

9:00

KET
NovaHigh Definition
#3905 "Ice Age Death Trap" [TV-G]
In a race against developers in the Rockies, archaeologists uncover a unique site packed with astonishingly preserved bones of mammoths, mastodons, and other giant extinct beasts, opening a vivid window on the vanished world of the Ice Age. [High-Definition]
KET2
Dickens' Secret LoverHigh Definition
[TV-PG]
Chronicles 19th century British novelist Charles Dickens clandestine relationship with a young actress. When Dickens was 45 years-old and married with nine children, he met Nelly Ternan, an 18 year-old actress with whom he fell hopelessly in love. Ultimately, the strain of his double life resulted in a premature death for the highly gifted yet deeply troubled artist. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Wilderness RoadKYWatch Online!
Author and University of Kentucky professor Gurney Norman retraces the route of the famous pioneer trail from Kingsport, TN to Boonesborough and gets perspectives on the region's history from a retired forester, a Cherokee teacher, and a Laurel County farmer. A 1991 KET production. Watch Online
 

10:00

KET
Life On FireHigh Definition
#103 "The Surprise Salmon" [TV-G]
In Alaska, scientists investigate a race of salmon that faced the death of their natal river 2,000 years ago. [High-Definition]
KET2
At Home with the GeorgiansHigh Definition
#103 "Safe As Houses" [TV-PG]
Amanda Vickery discovers how the 18th-century home was constantly under threat from theft, fire, divorce, poverty, illness, and death. Using intimate diaries and Old Bailey records, she explores the chaos of Georgian houses, bursting with extended families and servants, and learns how they set about making their dwellings havens of safety and security. [High-Definition]
KETKY
My Kentucky HomeKY
#101 "Crittenden County"
A historical look at Crittenden County and its economic and social contribution to the state.
 

11:00

KET
BBC World NewsHigh Definition
#23016 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KET2
Charlie RoseHigh Definition
#19018 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KETKY
WoodSongsClosed CaptionedKY
#1111 "Joan Osborne" [TV-G]
Multiple Grammy nominee Joan Osborne performs songs from her new release, Bring It on Home.
 

11:30

KET
Kentucky LifeClosed CaptionedKYWatch Online!
#1312 "Redwood/Erika Strecker and Tony Higdon/Troy Jones" [TV-G]
Acclaimed woodcarver Troy Jones, whose pieces reflect nature and wildlife; Redwood, where children and adults with multiple or severe disabilities achieve greater independence; and husband-and-wife sculptors Erika Strecker and Tony Higdon of Lexington, who create art primarily from metal. A 2007 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett. Watch Online
 

Midnight

KET
Workplace Essential SkillsClosed CaptionedWatch Online!
#109 "The Language of Work" [TV-G]
Effective workplace speaking/listening strategies and skills. Watch Online
KET2
Tavis SmileyHigh Definition
#2818 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KETKY
Studio 89KYHigh Definition
#608 "Pete Dressman and S.U.N."
Local band Pete Dressman and Soul Unified Nation perform. [High-Definition]