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Wednesday 4/17/2013

Midnight EDT

KET
GED ConnectionClosed Captioned
#106 "Writing Style and Word Choice" [TV-G]
Purpose and audience affect how authors compose various kinds of written pieces.
KET2
In My LifetimeHigh Definition
[TV-G]
Scientists, politicians, and atomic-bomb survivors discuss the 68-year history of nuclear weapons. [High-Definition]
KETKY
In Performance at the Governor's MansionKY
#103 "From Bluegrass to Blues—Roots of Kentucky Music"
Outstanding Kentucky artists present music associated with summer. The Eastern Kentucky University Brass Quintet performs band music, Homer Ledford plays traditional bluegrass, and Robert Phillips and the Fender Benders play the blues. A 1997 KET production.
 

Midnight

KET
GED ConnectionClosed Captioned
#106 "Writing Style and Word Choice" [TV-G]
Purpose and audience affect how authors compose various kinds of written pieces.
 

12:30 am Wednesday, April 17

KET
Bluegrass and BackroadsKYHigh Definition
#1005
A trip to Shaker Village, Cowango Studios in Paducah, artist John Lackey, and fainting goats are featured. [High-Definition]
 

1:00

KET
Charlie RoseHigh Definition
#19082 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KET2
Tavis SmileyHigh Definition
#2882 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KETKY
Jefferson Davis—American PresidentKY
#102 "President"
After a three-day respite from political life, Davis receives word that he has been appointed provisional president of the Confederate States of America, and he and his family move to Montgomery to set up the entire system of government for a new country. After the firing on Fort Sumter, Davis moves the CSA capital to Richmond, where he becomes the Confederacy's first and last elected president in February of 1862.
 

1:30

KET2
Tavis SmileyHigh Definition
#2881 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
 

2:00

KET
Kentucky TonightKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#2017 "Gun Laws"
A discussion about gun laws. Scheduled guests: Connie Coartney, spokeswoman for the Kentucky chapter of Moms Demand Action For Gun Sense In America; Ken Pagano, a National Rifle Association member and NRA-certified instructor; Rev. Tanya Tyler, Justice Commission chair for the Kentucky Council of Churches; and Rev. Hershael York, senior pastor at Buck Run Baptist Church and professor and associate dean at the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. [High-Definition] Watch Online
KET2
The Central Park FiveHigh Definition
[TV-M]
This film examines the rape of a Central Park jogger in 1989, the media response and the public outcry it triggered, and the miscarriage of justice that followed it, probing the larger issues of our nation's past. [High-Definition]
 

2:30

KETKY
Coming to GroundKYHigh Definition
Explores the change in Kentucky agriculture over the last decade and chronicles the efforts of Kentucky's farmers and policy makers as they moved from dependency on tobacco to a more diverse and sustainable agriculture. [High-Definition]
 

3:00

KET
America's Fiscal Challenge - David WalkerHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
David Walker, a former United States Comptroller General and founder and CEO of the Comeback America Initiative, discusses America's "fiscal cliff" issue and the operational and political reforms needed to put government on a more sustainable and accountable fiscal path. A 2013 KET production. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

4:00

KET
Great Conversations:High DefinitionWatch Online!
#1504 "Elaine Pagels and Gustav Niebuhr"
Religion scholar Elaine Pagels, Harrington Spear Paine Professor of Religion at Princeton University and author of numerous books including The Gnostic Gospels and Revelations: Visions, Prophecy, and Politics in the Book of Revelation, is interviewed by Gustav Niebuhr, associate professor in religion and the media at Syracuse University. [High-Definition] Watch Online
KET2
In Performance at the White HouseHigh Definition
#1901 "Memphis Soul" [TV-PG]
The memorable soul sounds of Al Green, Mavis Staples, Carla Thomas, Otis Redding and many more are featured. The evening pays homage to Memphis, a segregated city in the 1960s where many whites and blacks nonetheless came together to make soulful music, a mix of gospel and potent rhythmic grooves. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Distinguished KentuckianKYWatch Online!
#125 "Carl Perkins" [TV-G]
An interview with U.S. Rep. Carl D. Perkins, a Democrat who served Eastern Kentucky as a member of the House of Representatives for more than three decades. A 1977 KET production. Watch Online
 

5:00

KET
The Woodwright's ShopHigh Definition
#3203 "Table Joints Rule!" [TV-G]
You can't make a drop-leaf table without the rule joint. See the tools needed to cut it by hand. [High-Definition]
KET2
Antiques RoadshowHigh Definition
#1712 "Cincinnati, Hour Three" [TV-G]
Highlights include a trophy from the 1908 Belmont Stakes, an early 20th-century toy horse and buggy, a French advertising poster, and an impressive bust of Abraham Lincoln. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Kentucky TonightKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#2017 "Gun Laws"
A discussion about gun laws. Scheduled guests: Connie Coartney, spokeswoman for the Kentucky chapter of Moms Demand Action For Gun Sense In America; Ken Pagano, a National Rifle Association member and NRA-certified instructor; Rev. Tanya Tyler, Justice Commission chair for the Kentucky Council of Churches; and Rev. Hershael York, senior pastor at Buck Run Baptist Church and professor and associate dean at the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

5:30

KET
Kentucky HealthClosed CaptionedKYWatch Online!
#818 "Heart Attacks and STEMI"
A discussion about heart attacks and STEMI (ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction) with Dr. Mark Slaughter. Watch Online
 

6:00

KET
Wai Lana YogaClosed Captioned
#506 "Get the Edge with Yoga" [TV-G]
KET2
Clifford the Big Red DogHigh Definition
#127 "New Dog in Town/Get Well" [TV-Y]
T-Bone recalls how scared he was of Clifford when they first met. Clifford and his friends try to make Emily Elizabeth feel better when she's sick. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Leadership LandscapeKY
#111 "Pat Day"
Kirt talks with legendary jockey Pay Day.