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Sunday 6/16/2013

Noon EDT

KET
The McLaughlin GroupClosed Captioned
#3125 [TV-RE]
KET2
Louisville LifeKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#722 "Plant Kingdom/John Timmons/Nucleus - Vickie Yates Brown/Deward Eades"
Plant Kingdom provides horticulture services and recognizes plants and gardens as integral living components of urban ecology; John Timmons talks about his life after closing his music store, ear-X-tacy; Vickie Yates Brown, president and CEO of Nucleus, discusses how UofL is helping drive economic development for Louisville and Kentucky; and meet visual artist Deward Eades, who talks about creating art for the past 70 years. [High-Definition] Watch Online
KETKY
Kentucky MuseKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#301 "88 Keys, 300 Years"
This celebration of the 300th anniversary of the piano features Dr. Diane Earle of Kentucky Wesleyan and the Owensboro Symphony Orchestra. Earle tells about the history of the instrument and performs piano works by a variety of composers. A 2009 KET production. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

12:30 pm

KET
Comment on KentuckyKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#3933 "June 14, 2013"
Journalists from around the state discuss news of the day with host Ferrell Wellman. Guests: Jack Brammer, political writer, Lexington Herald-Leader; Nick Storm, reporter, Pure Politics on cn/2; and Mike Wynn, Frankfort bureau reporter, Louisville Courier-Journal. A KET production. [High-Definition] Watch Online
KET2
Burt Wolf: Travels & TraditionsClosed Captioned
#805 "What's Cooking in Switzerland" [TV-G]
The Valais area of Switzerland is the home of the country's most famous mountain, the Matterhorn, as well as a noted cheese- and wine-producing region. Among other delights, Burt samples raclette—the ultimate melted cheese dish.
KETKY
FatherLossHigh Definition
[TV-G]
Inspired by the book FatherLoss: How Sons of All Ages Come to Terms with the Deaths of Their Dads by Neil Chethik, this poignant new special explores the unique grief sons face when they lose their fathers. Host Dave Shuffett makes a personal journey of discovery after the death of his father in 2007. In addition to the author Neil Chethik, he interviews several other men about father-loss, including Pulitzer Prize-winning cartoonist Joel Pett, magazine editor John Lynch, and others. A 2010 KET production. [High-Definition]
 

1:00

KET
Rep. John Yarmuth: One to One with Bill GoodmanKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#822
In Washington, D.C., Bill talks with U.S. Rep. John Yarmuth (D-3rd) about the issues topping his priority list and how they will impact the nation and Kentucky. A 2013 KET production. [High-Definition] Watch Online
KET2
The CafeHigh Definition
#103 "Out with the Old"
Carol is in good spirits as she proudly presents her new menu, but are the regulars ready for the change? It's also the night of the pub quiz. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Headwaters: Real Stories from Rural AmericaClosed CaptionedKY
#108 "Labor" [TV-G]
"Justice in the Coalfields" is a behind-the-scenes look at the communities affected by the 1989 Pittston coal strike in southwest Virginia.
 

1:30

KET
Connections with Renee ShawKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#835 "Frank Minnifield"
Renee talks with Frank Minnifield, former pro football player and Kentucky businessman, about the 11th annual induction ceremony of the Kentucky Pro Football Hall of Fame, an effort he spearheaded to recognize gridiron greats while raising money for youth organizations. [High-Definition] Watch Online
KET2
Last of the Summer WineClosed Captioned
#1058 "Dried Dates and Codfangler" [TV-PG]
Compo accidentally discards his long treasured "gift" from Nora Batty. Seymour demonstrates his new home security device.
 

2:00

KET
Extraordinary WomenHigh Definition
#101 "Madame Chiang Kai-Shek" [TV-G]
The remarkable life of the controversial former First Lady of the Republic of China is chronicled. [High-Definition]
KETKY
SummerstockClosed CaptionedKY
Kentucky filmmaker Robby Henson chronicles a year in the busy, eccentric life of Pioneer Playhouse, a regional repertory theater founded by his father, the late Eben Henson, in his hometown of Danville. From auditions with actors in New York City to carpooling to Kentucky, from first impressions to love affairs and feuds, and from stressful rehearsals to the tearing down of the very last set, the film details the unique challenges and special rewards of producing theater on a regional scale. Supported in part by the KET Fund for Independent Production.
 

2:00

KET2
As Time Goes By
#126
Lionel's secretary, Gwen, is still making "helpful" suggestions. Jean devises a plan to get rid of her without hurting her feelings.
 

2:30

KET2
Keeping Up AppearancesClosed Captioned
#305
Hyacinth decides that Richard needs a hobby and gives him a video camera—but later regrets it.
 

3:00

KET
Olmsted and America's Urban ParksKYHigh Definition
[TV-G]
Examines the visionary urban planner and landscape architect's impact on the development of America's first great city parks in the late 19th century. With incredible foresight, Olmsted brought nourishing green spaces to New York, Boston, Chicago, San Francisco, Atlanta, and Louisville's beautiful city park system. [High-Definition]
KET2
Doc MartinHigh Definition
#306 "The Admirer" [TV-PG]
Portwenn looks set to become a hotbed of passion. Louisa Glasson is furious to discover she has a rival for Doc Martin's affections - glamorous divorcee and hotel owner, Carrie Wilson. Can Louisa contain her jealously and claim Martin as her man before Carrie's flirty tactics take effect? On his way to PC Penhale's birthday party, Martin accidentally backs his car into Carrie's dog, killing him. Carrie is distraught by the death of her dog and slaps Martin across the face when he hands her the dog, and tries to apologize. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Kentucky - An American StoryKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#101 "The Land"
A look at the migration of Daniel Boone and thousands of settlers through the Cumberland Gap, coal mining, tobacco farming, the TVA, and the horse farms of the Bluegrass. The film reminds viewers that Kentucky has a proud and valuable history that is deeply intertwined with the American experience. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

4:00

KET
Kentucky LifeKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#1501 "Father Loss: A Kentucky Life Special" [TV-G]
Inspired by the book FatherLoss by author Neil Chethik, this special program looks at the grief sons face when they lose their fathers. Host Dave Shuffett makes a very personal journey of discovery after the death of his father in 2007, and talks with several other Kentucky men about dealing with the grief of losing their dads. A 2009 KET production. [High-Definition] Watch Online
KET2
Martin Clunes: Horse PowerHigh Definition
#101 "The Animal" [TV-PG]
Martin flies to Dubai to the grand opening of the £1.7 billion Meydan racecourse. He then heads further east to the heart of Mongolia, where he tracks down the Przewalski horse. On the walls of the Niaux Cave in the Pyrenees Mountains, Martin finds an extraordinary 14,000-year-old record of how our relationship with horses began. He also meets the famous horse whisperer Monty Roberts. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Bourbon and Kentucky: A History DistilledClosed CaptionedKY
[TV-G]
A look at the origins and growth of the bourbon business in Kentucky. Visits to several distilleries explore how and why bourbon was first distilled, how it is manufactured, and why it became so identified with Kentucky. Produced by historian Kent Masterson Brown with support from the KET Fund for Independent Production.
 

4:30

KET
Kentucky AfieldKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#2937 [TV-G]
A KET/Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources co-presentation hosted by Tim Farmer. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

5:00

KET
The This Old House HourHigh Definition
#1111 [TV-G]
New granite steps, a timeless window seat, and some MDF doors cleverly disguised as wainscoting are featured. Plus, the proper way to use hand planes and a cracked stone walkway is repaired. [High-Definition]
KET2
Battle for the ElephantsHigh Definition
[TV-PG]
An examination of the slaughter of elephants follows five people waging a battle for the elephant. Their stories reveal that this is an epic tale of supply and demand, of passion and profit, and of love and loss. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Kentucky AfieldKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#2937 [TV-G]
A KET/Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources co-presentation hosted by Tim Farmer. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

5:30

KETKY
Kentucky LifeKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#1501 "Father Loss: A Kentucky Life Special" [TV-G]
Inspired by the book FatherLoss by author Neil Chethik, this special program looks at the grief sons face when they lose their fathers. Host Dave Shuffett makes a very personal journey of discovery after the death of his father in 2007, and talks with several other Kentucky men about dealing with the grief of losing their dads. A 2009 KET production. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

6:00

KET
Rough Cut - Woodworking with Tommy MacHigh Definition
#203 "Pie Crust Tray" [TV-G]
Tommy and Eli Cleveland walk through the turning and carving techniques needed to make a traditional pie crust tray. [High-Definition]
KET2
NovaHigh Definition
#3507 "Ape Genius" [TV-PG]
A new generation of investigators is revealing the secret mental lives of great apes, and our evolutionary next-of-kin are turning out to be far smarter than most experts ever imagined. [High-Definition]
KETKY
The War of 1812High Definition
[TV-PG]
Explores this significant event from divergent points of view. Leading historians, battle re-enactors, and historic images help bring this defining conflict to life. [High-Definition]