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Friday 5/3/2013

Midnight EDT

KET
GED ConnectionClosed Captioned
#111 "Passing the GED Reading Test" [TV-G]
Reviews the skills required, the subjects covered, and the kinds of questions included on the GED reading test.
KET2
Tavis SmileyHigh Definition
#2894 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KETKY
JubileeClosed CaptionedKY
#1306 "Professors of Bluegrass" [TV-G]
The Professors of Bluegrass, a band of bluegrass-loving faculty members from Yale University, are proof that the exciting forms and traditions of bluegrass can compel anyone to pick up an instrument and give it a go. A KET production recorded at the 2007 River of Music Party in Owensboro.
 

Midnight

KET
GED ConnectionClosed Captioned
#111 "Passing the GED Reading Test" [TV-G]
Reviews the skills required, the subjects covered, and the kinds of questions included on the GED reading test.
 

12:30 am Friday, May 3

KET
Louisville LifeKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#716 "21c Museum Hotel/Vintage Fire Museum/ Rev. Dr. Kevin W. Cosby/ Muhammad Ali Center"
21c Museum Hotel Founder Steve Wilson and Director of Arts Programming Alice Gray Stites talk about 21c's runaway success; Vintage Fire Museum and Safety Education Center houses one of the nation's best collections of firefighting equipment; an interview with Rev. Dr. Kevin W. Cosby, senior pastor of St. Stephen Church and president of Simmons College of Kentucky; and a visit to the Muhammad Ali Center. [High-Definition] Watch Online
KET2
Tavis SmileyHigh Definition
#2893 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
 

1:00

KET
Charlie RoseHigh Definition
#19094 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KET2
The This Old House HourHigh Definition
#1105 [TV-G]
Steps to the roof deck and the giant stump left over from the old Norway maple are removed. Plus, planting several varieties of palm trees, information on new light bulbs, and replacing an old heating system and hot water heater with a smaller and more efficient single appliance. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Composer at Work: Lorne DechtenbergKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
Composer Lorne Dechtenberg, a music student at the University of Kentucky, shares his insight and passion for music as he completes his work, Honeymoon Symphony. This film follows Dechtenberg's creative process from writing to rehearsal to performance. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

2:00

KET
Doc MartinHigh Definition
#301 "On the Edge (Part 1)" [TV-PG]
Having failed to restart his relationship with Louisa Glasson, Martin is forced out of the picture with the arrival of her dad, Terry Glasson. Terry has hatched a scheme with a colleague, Jonathan Crozier, to smuggle in some explosives which they want to use to help them in a robbery. Terry decides to back out of the smuggling, and things get even worse for Doc Martin. He finds himself held hostage, along with Louisa, by a paranoid Jonathan, as he attempts to force Terry to carry out their plan. [High-Definition]
KET2
Dust BowlHigh Definition
#102 "Reaping The Whirlwind" [TV-PG]
Families of the plains seek new lives in California and government conservation efforts - and a break in the drought in 1939 - eventually stabilize the soil and bring the farms back to life, but with dangers of another Dust Bowl facing future generations. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Ted Bassett: A Kentucky GentlemanKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
Discover the extraordinary life of the longtime Keeneland Race Course executive Ted Bassett, a native Kentuckian who was a decorated World War II marine and former head of the state police. Through interviews with friends, colleagues, and contemporaries a picture emerges of a humble, self-effacing man who, believing in service to others, achieved great things. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

3:00

KET
Dust BowlHigh Definition
#102 "Reaping The Whirlwind" [TV-PG]
Families of the plains seek new lives in California and government conservation efforts - and a break in the drought in 1939 - eventually stabilize the soil and bring the farms back to life, but with dangers of another Dust Bowl facing future generations. [High-Definition]
KETKY
ThoroughbredKYHigh Definition
[TV-G]
A fascinating look at the world of thoroughbred horses through the eyes of the people who breed, race, sell, and love them. A 2010 KET production, directed by Academy Award-winning filmmaker Paul Wagner. [High-Definition]
 

4:00

KET2
NatureHigh Definition
#3011 "Legendary White Stallions" [TV-PG]
This story of the world-famous Lipizzaner stallions focuses on the bond that develops between the horses and their caregivers, beginning at birth and culminating at the famous Spanish Riding School in Vienna, Austria. [High-Definition]
 

4:30

KETKY
Saddles and Silks: A Jockey's StoryClosed CaptionedKY
Goes behind the scenes at Kentucky's four racetracks to follow the working days of jockeys. These dedicated athletes work tirelessly—often with only one or two days' notice of where their next mount will race or which trainer will hire (or fire) them. Produced by Michelle LaRock with support from the KET Fund for Independent Production.
 

5:00

KET
News QuizHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#2829 "May 2, 2013" [TV-G]
[High-Definition] Watch Online
KET2
NovaHigh Definition
#4012 "Australia's First 4 Billion Years: Strange Creatures" [TV-PG]
Australia's many unusual creatures, like the kangaroo and the cassowary, tell a tale of isolation, change, and resilience. Australia's long history has seen mountains rise and fall, seas come and go, and whole kingdoms of life triumph and disappear. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Distinguished KentuckianKYWatch Online!
#113 "Chloe Gifford" [TV-G]
Chloe Gifford, the first woman graduate of the University of Kentucky College of Law, passed the state bar examination at the age of 21. She taught at Sayre School in Lexington and then went to work at UK. A 1974 KET production. Watch Online
 

5:15

KET
Kentucky's Natural HeritageKYWatch Online!
#104 "Murphy's Pond"
Murphy's Pond is 175 acres of bald cypress swamp and a haven for rare plants and animals. Murphy's is reputed to be the home of the world's largest concentration of cottonmouth snakes (also known as water mocassins). Watch Online
 

5:30

KET
Roundabout UKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#536
[High-Definition] Watch Online
 

6:00

KET
Wai Lana YogaClosed Captioned
#518 "Special: Pregnancy (Part 1)" [TV-G]
KET2
Clifford the Big Red DogHigh Definition
#138 "Topsy-Turvy Day/Clifford's Charm School" [TV-Y]
Jetta and Emily trade dogs for the island's annual Topsy-Turvy Day, and Jetta ends up learning a lesson about being bossy. Cleo and Mac try to teach Clifford some special "fancy" manners for the party Mrs. Bleakman is giving for her book club members, but in the end Clifford saves the day by just being himself. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Kentucky MuseKYWatch Online!
#103 "Murder, They Wrote"
A behind-the-scenes look at the drama, suspense, and fun of the first International Mystery Writers' Festival, held at Owensboro's RiverPark Center in June 2007. This KET production follows several plays, including an award-winning entry by a Kentucky native, from rehearsals to final presentation. Watch Online