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Thursday 5/9/2013

6:00 pm EDT

BBC World News AmericaHigh Definition
#17129 [TV-RE]
Fetch! With Ruff RuffmanHigh Definition
#406 "Finding Eight-Legged Tights Isn't Easy" [TV-Y]
It turns out that Ruff has two phobias: spiders and ballet! Ruff sends Sterling and Bethany (someone else who shares his fear of spiders) out to meet an arachnologist to work in a spider lab, and gives Brian another daunting assignment - to become a ballet dancer! [High-Definition]
One to One with Bill GoodmanKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#815 "Craig Whitney"
Author Craig Whitney discusses his book, Living with Guns: A Liberal's Case for the Second Amendment. Whitney, who retired from the New York Times after a 45-year career as an editor and foreign correspondent, writes about America's love of guns and the Second Amendment. [High-Definition] Watch Online


Nightly Business ReportHigh Definition
#32112 [TV-RE]
CyberchaseHigh Definition
#102 "Castleblanca" [TV-Y]
Hacker takes Dr. Marbles to Castleblanca, a cyberspace version of Transylvania, to carry out his plan of transferring Marbles' brainpower into a newly built robot named Megabyte. Summoned by Motherboard, the kids and Digit have to figure out which of the hundreds of castles Marbles is imprisoned in. To solve the problem, they must master the art of collecting, organizing, and graphing data and then draw conclusions from what they find. [High-Definition]
bookclub@ketClosed CaptionedKYWatch Online!
#712 "The Way West"
Host Bill Goodman and a panel of guests discuss A.B. Guthrie Jr.'s adventurous and insightful tale of the Western passage and the pioneer spirit. A 2005 KET production. Watch Online


PBS NewsHourHigh Definition
#10624 [TV-RE]
Just Seen ItHigh Definition
#204 [TV-PG]
Love Is All You Need, Oblivion, and Mud are reviewed. Plus, a preview of Star Trek - Into Darkness. [High-Definition]
Why Quilts Matter: History, Art & PoliticsHigh Definition
#105 "Gee's Bend: The Most Famous Quilts In America?" [TV-G]
The journey of the quilts of Gees Bend from the clotheslines of the South to the exhibition walls of the country's greatest museums. Shelly explores the aesthetic and social appeal of these quilts - and quilters - as well as the controversies they engendered, and analyzes their unique place in quilt history. [High-Definition]


Louisville LifeKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#717 "Supplies Over Seas/A Reader's Corner Bookstore/Aldy Milliken/The Scribner House"
Since 1993, Supplies Over Seas has shipped medical surplus to meet critical healthcare needs in developing countries; located in Louisville's Clifton neighborhood, A Reader's Corner Bookstore is one of the city's few independent bookstores; an interview with Aldy Milliken, executive director and chief curator at the Kentucky Museum of Art & Craft; and a look at the Scribner House, the oldest surviving building in New Albany. [High-Definition] Watch Online
Tim Farmer's Country KitchenKYHigh Definition
Tim meets with Matt Ellis from Woods Equipment Company to discuss helpful tools for his garden. He gets things started by planting potatoes and cabbages with Bobby Joe. Then head to the kitchen with Eileen for two different lamb recipes. [High-Definition]


Antiques RoadshowHigh Definition
#1715 "Rapid City, Hour Three" [TV-G]
Highlights include a 1760s Chester County Pennsylvania spice chest, two sets of Frank Lloyd Wright blueprints, and a Favrile Fabrique Tiffany desk lamp. [High-Definition]
The This Old House HourHigh Definition
#1106 [TV-G]
Repointing the old brick foundation, repairing the sagging front porch, rebuilding the rotted historic porch railing to meet conservation district standards, and spray foam insulation begins in the balloon frame house. Plus, the guys visit New York. Richard tours a scale model of the entire city in Queens and Kevin works with a local electrician to add task lighting to a dark kitchen in Brooklyn. [High-Definition]
Kentucky AfieldKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#2931 [TV-G]
A KET/Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources co-presentation hosted by Tim Farmer. [High-Definition] Watch Online


Bluegrass and BackroadsKYHigh Definition
The largest indoor farm machinery show in the country; Valkyre Stud horse farm; Skipping Boat School; and Scott Travis, Kentucky Farm Bureau's Farmer of the Year are featured. [High-Definition]


Doc MartinHigh Definition
#302 "On the Edge (Part 2)" [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. As 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]
Masterpiece ClassicHigh Definition
#4313 "Mr. Selfridge, Part 6" [TV-PG]
Two dead relatives show up at a store seance prompted by Sherlock Holmes creator Arthur Conan Doyle. Agnes moves to fashion and develops a closer relationship with Henri. [High-Definition]
Historic Archaeology: Beneath Kentucky's Fields and StreetsKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
Explores new archaeology investigations into the lives of farmers, slaves, soldiers, immigrants, and laborers during the 1800s in Kentucky. [High-Definition] Watch Online


The Bletchley CircleHigh Definition
#103 [TV-14]
Susan tells the other women that she came face to face with the killer - and he let her go. Following the death of a former spy who had been helpful in identifying the perpetrator, the women consider whether to continue their pursuit. [High-Definition]
Before Vegas, There Was NewportKYHigh Definition
In the 1940s and 1950s, gangsters from Cleveland, Chicago, and New York claimed Newport, Kentucky as their own and turned it into America's first major gambling town. [High-Definition]
Education MattersKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#406 "Kindergarten Readiness"
Host Bill Goodman and guests explore the Brigance Kindergarten Screen, an assessment tool recently adopted by the Kentucky Department of Education, and take a look at how preschools, parents, and informal learning experiences can help young children arrive at kindergarten ready to succeed and thrive. [High-Definition] Watch Online


BBC World NewsHigh Definition
#23129 [TV-RE]
Charlie RoseHigh Definition
#19099 [TV-RE]
More Than Child's Play: Why Physical Activity MattersKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
This program explores all the ways in which society both helps and hinders physical activity in children, and points the way towards greater opportunities for all children to be physically active. A 2011 KET production. [High-Definition] Watch Online


Kentucky LifeKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#1510 "Asteroid Impact/Hazel/Rolling Fork Farm/Sadie/Steve Scherer" [TV-G]
An asteroid impact site in Shelby County; the border town of Hazel; Rolling Fork Farm and the CSA (community supported agriculture) program; a tribute to our first and favorite Paw Pal, Sadie; and Steve Scherer, a glass artist with more than 40 years of experience. A 2010 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett. [High-Definition] Watch Online


GED ConnectionClosed Captioned
#113 "Fiction" [TV-G]
Explores elements of fiction in short stories by Edgar Allan Poe, Flannery O'Connor, and James Baldwin and the contemporary novel Breath, Eyes, Memory by Edwidge Danticat, who reads an excerpt from the book.
Tavis SmileyHigh Definition
#2899 [TV-RE]
JubileeClosed CaptionedKY
#1307 "Hazel Dickens/Wade and Julia Mainer" [TV-G]
Marrying the songwriting abilities of Woody Guthrie with the straight-ahead singing skills of Kitty Wells, Hazel Dickens remains an inspiration for generations of women singers of bluegrass and country music. Wade and Julia Mainer present a masterful performance of classic bluegrass that represents more than six decades of experience. A KET production recorded at the 2007 River of Music Party in Owensboro.