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Friday 1/25/2013

6:00 pm EST

KET
BBC World News AmericaHigh Definition
#17025 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KET2
Fetch! With Ruff RuffmanHigh Definition
#512 "That Sculpture Isn't Yours, It's Mime" [TV-Y]
Ruff sends Emmie and Marc to learn how to mime. Then he sends Jay and Rubye to learn how to build sculptures that move. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Eight Acres of History: Lexington's African Cemetery No. 2KY
[TV-G]
A documentary about a historic African-American cemetery and the small band of Lexingtonians who have spent years restoring it. Thousands are buried at African Cemetery No. 2, including the winning jockey of the first Kentucky Derby, a number of Buffalo Soldiers, and a member of the Civil War's 54th Massachusetts Regiment. The 141-year-old cemetery was neglected and overgrown before volunteers began the work of restoring the grounds and gathering the life stories of those buried there. Produced by the Lexington Public Library's Cable Channel 20.
 

6:30

KET
Nightly Business ReportHigh Definition
#32038 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KET2
CyberchaseHigh Definition
#104 "Snow Day To Be Exact" [TV-Y]
Hacker steals the powerful sunisphere from Solaria, causing the cyberworld's sunny vacation paradise to be covered in snow. During a fun-filled chase across the snowy terrain, the kids must use the power and speed of estimation to recover the glowing orb from Buzz and Delete before the temperature reaches zero and the site freezes over forever. [High-Definition]
 

7:00

KET
PBS NewsHourHigh Definition
#10550 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KET2
Kentucky CollectiblesKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#103 "Woodstock Poster/Thomas Hart Benton Lithograph/18th Century Still Life"
Expert appraisers examine treasures including an original Woodstock poster, a Thomas Hart Benton lithograph, and an 18th century still life passed down through a Kentucky family for more than 200 years. [High-Definition] Watch Online
KETKY
A Way of Life: Basketball in KentuckyKY
[TV-G]
Kentucky independent filmmaker Morgan Atkinson chronicles his native state's love for boys' high school basketball. Spanning more than 80 years of game lore and traditions, the story is told by the players, coaches, fans, journalists, and historians who make Kentucky's game so distinctive and focuses particularly on the state championship tournament known as the Sweet Sixteen—one of the few in the nation that allows small schools to compete against the big ones.
 

7:30

KET2
Consuelo Mack WealthTrackClosed Captioned
#931 "Financial Thought Leaders: Andrew Lo" [TV-RE]
Andrew Lo, renowned professor of finance at MIT and hedge fund manager, shares strategies to survive and prosper in the market.
 

8:00

KET
Comment on KentuckyKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#3913 "Jan. 25, 2013"
Journalists from around the state discuss news of the day with host Ferrell Wellman. Guests: Joe Arnold, political reporter, WHAS-TV in Louisville; Jack Brammer, political writer, Lexington Herald-Leader; and Tom Loftus, Frankfort bureau chief, Louisville Courier-Journal. A KET production. [High-Definition] Watch Online
KET2
Doc MartinHigh Definition
#103 "Sh*t Happens" [TV-PG]
Dr. Martin announces on his new radio show that there is something dangerous in the public pool. [High-Definition]
 

8:30

KET
The McLaughlin GroupClosed Captioned
#3105 [TV-RE]
KETKY
The Flavor of KentuckyKYWatch Online!
A look at traditional foods and food customs in Kentucky. A 1996 KET production. Watch Online
 

9:00

KET
Washington WeekHigh Definition
#5230 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KET2
Movie ClassicsClosed Captioned
#1058 "Platoon" [TV-PG]
Two sergeants and a private join others lost in war along the 1967 Cambodian border. Tom Berenger, Willem Dafoe, and Charlie Sheen star. (1986)
KETKY
Third Lives in the First WorldKY
Explores the challenges and surprises encountered by recent immigrants to the Louisville area and their impressions of their new home, focusing on several Somalian refugees who narrowly escaped death in their homeland. Produced by Joshua Shapero of Louisville with support from the KET Fund for Independent Production.
 

9:30

KET
Need To KnowHigh Definition
#304 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
 

10:00

KET
Shakespeare UncoveredHigh Definition
#102 "The Comedies with Joely Richardson" [TV-PG]
Joely Richardson and Vanessa Redgrave explore the legacy of these brilliant cross-dressing comedies and the great comic and romantic heroines created by Shakespeare. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Appalshop @ 40: Classics from the CollectionKY
#108 "Nimrod Workman: To Fit My Own Category/Coal Miner: Frank Jackson/UMWA: A House Divided" [TV-G]
Nimrod Workman was born in 1895 and spent his life raising a family of eleven by working in the West Virginia coal mines. The film is an extended visit at his home as he and his family prepare meals, build an addition to the house, dig for yellow root, swap jokes with the neighbors, and enjoy each other's company. Next, an early Appalshop film juxtaposes coal miner Frank Jackson's personal recollections of union organizing and mining work with scenes of him in and around the mines. Also, a film of a speech given by W.A. Boyle, president of UMWA, at a miners' rally in Big Stone Gap, Va., in the summer of 1970 with scenes at a mine and interviews with working and disabled miners.
 

11:00

KET
Shakespeare UncoveredHigh Definition
#101 "Macbeth with Ethan Hawke" [TV-14]
Ethan Hawke uncovers the true story that inspired Shakespeare's murderous Thane of Cawdor. [High-Definition]
KET2
Charlie RoseHigh Definition
#19025 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KETKY
Jubilee - Summertime BluesKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#1511 "Cedric Burnside and Lightnin' Malcolm/Curley Tay"
The drums and guitar sound of Burnside and Malcolm pulsates with raw energy, and Taylor and his group dish up zydeco steeped in contemporary R & B, in performances recorded at the 2010 W.C. Handy Blues & Barbecue Festival in Henderson, Kentucky. A 2011 KET production. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

Midnight

KET
WoodSongsClosed CaptionedKY
#1111 "Joan Osborne" [TV-G]
Multiple Grammy nominee Joan Osborne performs songs from her new release, Bring It on Home.
KET2
Tavis SmileyHigh Definition
#2825 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KETKY
Reel Visions: Spotlight on Kentucky FilmmakersKYWatch Online!
#104 "Films by Bruce Parsons, Bonnie M. Duncan, Josh Flowers, Travis Jones, and Sarah Wylie Ammerman"
Appalachian native Bruce Parsons turns the camera lens on his own family in the heartbreaking mini-documentary titled I Know You. Other shorts include: Critical Timing by Bonnie M. Duncan, Heart by Josh Flowers, The 26th Step by Travis Jones, andBuilding by Sarah Wylie Ammerman. A 2009 KET production. Watch Online