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Monday 2/18/2013

10:00 pm EST

KET
Great Conversations:High DefinitionWatch Online!
#1503 "Jared Diamond and Sarah Hrdy"
Jared Diamond, author of The World Until Yesterday: What Can We Learn From Traditional Societies? and a professor of geography at UCLA is interviewed by Sarah Hrdy, professor emerita, University of California-Davis and associate in the Peabody Museum of Archeology and Ethnology at Harvard. A 2013 KET production. [High-Definition] Watch Online
KET2
Independent LensKYHigh Definition
#1408 "The Powerbroker: Whitney Young's Fight for Civil Rights" [TV-PG]
Whitney M. Young Jr. was one of the most celebrated and controversial leaders of the civil rights era. This documentary follows his journey from segregated Kentucky to head of the National Urban League. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Soul Searching: The Journey of Thomas MertonClosed CaptionedKY
[TV-PG]
The remarkable life and lasting impact of Thomas Merton, one of the spiritual masters of the 20th century. Shot mainly at Merton's Kentucky home, the Abbey of Gethsemani, the program examines Merton's life in Kentucky, the transformations he experienced, and how his influence as a writer and social critic has continued since his death in 1968. Produced by Morgan Atkinson with support from the KET Fund for Independent Production.
 

10:30

KET
Kentucky's GreensideKYHigh Definition
#104 "Mammoth Cave"
Go behind the scenes to see how Mammoth Cave is leading the way in park sustainability so that future generations can enjoy one of the world's seven modern natural wonders. [High-Definition]
 

11:00

KET
BBC World NewsHigh Definition
#23049 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KET2
Charlie RoseHigh Definition
#19041 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KETKY
Studio 89KYHigh Definition
#601 "Buxton"
Buxton's music is a study in contrasts: rock and folk, subtle yet eccentric, and lush harmonies over prickly guitar. [High-Definition]
 

11:30

KET
Kentucky LifeClosed CaptionedKYWatch Online!
#1325 "Rough River/Laverne Zabielski/Dovie's Restaurant" [TV-G]
Dave visits Rough River state resort park and gets a tour from the park manager; silk artist and author Laverne Zabielski; Dovie's Restaurant in Tompkinsville has one-of-a-kind deep-fried hamburgers that have been made the same way since 1940; and more Paw Pals. A 2007 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett. Watch Online
 

Midnight

KET
Workplace Essential SkillsClosed CaptionedWatch Online!
#118 "Following Directions" [TV-G]
The role and importance of following directions on the job. Watch Online
KET2
Tavis SmileyHigh Definition
#2841 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KETKY
Kentucky TonightKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#2011 "Telephone Deregulation"
A discussion about telephone deregulation. Scheduled guests: Patrick Turner, a lawyer for AT&T; Tom FitzGerald, director of the Kentucky Resources Council; Gary Gerdemann, executive director of the Kentucky chapter of Citizens for a Digital Future; and Ron Bridges, state director of AARP Kentucky. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

12:30 am Tuesday, February 19

KET
MotorWeekHigh Definition
#3224 "SRT Viper" [TV-G]
The 2013 SRT Viper and the 2013 Nissan Pathfinder are road tested and radiators are discussed. [High-Definition]
KET2
Tavis SmileyHigh Definition
#2840 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
 

1:00

KET
Charlie RoseHigh Definition
#19041 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KET2
Market WarriorsHigh Definition
#117 "Antiquing In Greenwich, Ny" [TV-PG]
The pickers head to the Washington County Antique Fair to bring back a military object. Key finds include a Victorian birdcage, a WWII water bag, and a German pull toy. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Magic on the Ether: Western Kentucky Radio HistoryKY
Nostalgic trip revisits the early days of radio in the Paducah area.
 

2:00

KET
Between the Lines with Barry KibrickClosed Captioned
#1217 "Meredith Baxter - Untied (Actress)" [TV-G]
In her memoir Untied, Baxter writes of her personal struggles with an engaging sense of perspective.
KET2
Antiques RoadshowHigh Definition
#1707 "Myrtle Beach, Hour One" [TV-G]
Appraiser Debra Force discovers a wonderful Joseph Henry Sharp oil painting in South Carolina. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Stubblefield SpeaksKY
Robert Valentine stars in a dramatic monologue, illustrated with period photographs, about Nathan Stubblefield—the Murray man whom some credit as the inventor of the radio. On New Year's Day 1902, before a crowd of neighbors, Stubblefield used his "wireless telephone" to transmit his own voice to a receiver about a mile away.
 

2:30

KET
The Mind of A ChefHigh Definition
#107 "Simple" [TV-PG]
David Chang visits Japan for some yakitori and high-end sushi. Daniel Patterson prepares beets. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Bringing People Together: The History of Broadcasting in KentuckyKY
A history of radio and television in the Bluegrass State, based on Francis Nash's book Towers Over Kentucky and featuring personalities, communities, events, and stations that will be familiar to anyone who has listened to radio or watched TV in Kentucky.
 

3:00

KET
AfroPop: The Ultimate Cultural ExchangeHigh Definition
#502 "Dear Mandela" [TV-G]
Three friends evicted from a South African shantytown refuse to move and take their case to court. [High-Definition]
KET2
Masterpiece ClassicHigh Definition
#4307 "Downton Abbey, Season 3 - Part 7" [TV-PG]
The Crawleys head to a Scottish hunting lodge, while the downstairs staff stays behind at Downton Abbey. New romances flare up, and a crisis unfolds. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Digital Renaissance: Imaging the Iliad
Classicists from Harvard's Center for Hellenic Studies, along with conservators, computer scientists, and photographers attempt to photograph and scan the world's oldest surviving manuscript of the Homeric Iliad.
 

4:00

KET
Evening with Berry GordyHigh Definition
[TV-PG]
Journalist Gwen Ifill Iinterviews songwriter, record producer, and founder of Motown Records Berry Gordy. [High-Definition]
KETKY
The Electricity FairyKY
[TV-G]
Coal produces half of America's electricity, according to the Federal Department of Energy. The energy policy currently before Congress identifies coal as a key to America's "energy independence." This film examines America's national addiction to fossil fuels through the lens of electricity.