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Tuesday 7/2/2013

9:00 pm EDT

KET
Statue of LibertyHigh Definition
[TV-PG]
This 1985 Ken Burns film chronicles the creation and history of the Statue of Liberty—its conception, its complicated and often controversial construction, and its final dedication. Interviews with a wide range of Americans explore the meaning of the statue. David McCullough narrates. [High-Definition]
KET2
Call The MidwifeHigh Definition
#203 [TV-14]
Jenny becomes increasingly uneasy when she finds herself working under an intimidating surgeon. The nuns and midwives meet a forthright pair of identical twins, one of whom is pregnant. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Louisville: 30 Years of ChangeClosed CaptionedKY
A documentary portrait of Louisville in the 1940s through the 1960s—decades that brought change through a powerful mix of war, race, and music. Old photographs and vintage film reveal a lost world that continues to shape and inspire our time. A 2002 KET production based on newly restored documentaries shot in the 1970s by local filmmaker Al Shands.
 

10:00

KET
FrontlineHigh Definition
#2915 "Wikisecrets" [TV-PG]
It's the biggest intelligence breach in U.S. history — the leaking of more than half-a-million classified documents on the Wikileaks website. Behind it all, stand two very different men: Julian Assange, the Internet activist and hacker who published the documents, and an Army intelligence analyst named Bradley E. Manning, who's currently charged with handing them over. Through in-depth interviews with Manning's father, Assange, and others close to the case, veteran correspondent Martin Smith tells the full story behind the leaks. [High-Definition]
KET2
Faces of AmericaHigh Definition
#103 "Making America" [TV-PG]
The story of the peopling of the New World, how land came to define the settling and identity of America. Also, how Meryl Streep's eighth great-grandfather fought in Metacom's War; records of a land dispute in Spain forced Eva Longoria Parker's ancestors to leave for the New World in 1603; and Yo-Yo Ma's Chinese genealogy, which gives insights into the identity that Ma has longed for his whole life. [High-Definition]
 

11:00

KET
BBC World NewsHigh Definition
#23183 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KET2
Charlie RoseHigh Definition
#19137 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KETKY
Tom Owen's LouisvilleKY
#104 "Life in the Old Neighborhood"
Tom Owen takes viewers back in time to just after World War II when front porches, corner grocery stores and taverns, sidewalks filled with residents and visitors, the neighborhood picture show, and others conveyed a sense of community.
 

11:30

KET
Kentucky LifeKYWatch Online!
#901 "Dog Agility Training/Elvis Impersonator" [TV-G]
Host Dave Shuffett and his dog, Sadie, meet a champion dog from Louisville and see a canine agility competition at the Kentucky Horse Park. Eddie Miles, considered one of the 10 best Elvis impersonators (out of 35,000), explains how and why he became an Elvis "tribute artist." And nature scenes from the Daniel Boone National Forest's southern region track wildflowers through the seasons. A 2003 KET production. Watch Online
 

Midnight

KET
GED ConnectionClosed Captioned
#139 "Special Topics in Algebra and Geometry" [TV-G]
Explores patterns in math and in the real world and shows how mathematical relationships can be plotted on the coordinate plane.
KET2
Tavis SmileyHigh Definition
#2937 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KETKY
In Performance at the Governor's MansionKY
#603 "Salute to American Music"
A musical journey through American history, beginning with brass band music of the mid-1800s as performed by Saxton's Cornet Band. Pianist Ray Johnson of Louisville follows with a salute to America's music, jazz, paying special homage to Duke Ellington. The Juggernaut Jug Band winds up the evening with an eclectic mix of rousing tunes from the 1930s to contemporary times. A 2003 KET production.
 

12:30 am Wednesday, July 3

KET
Bluegrass and BackroadsKYHigh Definition
#1003
Meet woodcarver Tim Hall, matt sculptor Craig Kaviar, and a finalist in the Kentucky Farm Bureau Outstanding Young Farm Family contest. Also, a tour of WKU's School of Broadcasting is featured. [High-Definition]
KET2
Tavis SmileyHigh Definition
#2936 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
 

1:00

KET
Charlie RoseHigh Definition
#19137 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KET2
Statue of LibertyHigh Definition
[TV-PG]
This 1985 Ken Burns film chronicles the creation and history of the Statue of Liberty—its conception, its complicated and often controversial construction, and its final dedication. Interviews with a wide range of Americans explore the meaning of the statue. David McCullough narrates. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Live Music: The Tim Krekel StoryKY
Filmmaker Morgan Atkinson examines the career of the famed rock musician and country music songwriter from Louisville who passed away in 2009. From his early days as lead guitarist for Jimmy Buffett to his role as a celebrated singer/songwriter, Atkinson follows the development of Krekel's craft while showing the struggle of sustaining a life in music.
 

2:00

KET
Kentucky TonightKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#2028 "Future of Coal and Energy"
Bill and his guests discuss the future of coal and energy. Scheduled guests: Bill Bissett, president of the Kentucky Coal Association; Elizabeth Crowe, executive director of the Kentucky Environmental Foundation; Paul Thompson, chief operating officer of LG&E and KU Energy; and Stephen Sanders, director of the Appalachian Citizens' Law Center. [High-Definition] Watch Online
KET2
Mount Rushmore: American ExperienceHigh Definition
[TV-PG]
The story of Mount Rushmore's creation is as bizarre and wonderful as the monument itself. It is the story of ordinary Americans who suddenly found themselves suspended high on a cliff face with drills and hammers as a sculptor they considered insane directed them in the creation of what some would call a monstrosity and others a masterpiece. [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.
 

3:00

KET
Undaunted: The Forgotten Giants of the Allegheny ObservatoryHigh Definition
[TV-G]
The story of the scientific pioneers behind early aviation and the founding of astrophysics is told. [High-Definition]
KET2
FrontlineHigh Definition
#2915 "Wikisecrets" [TV-PG]
It's the biggest intelligence breach in U.S. history — the leaking of more than half-a-million classified documents on the Wikileaks website. Behind it all, stand two very different men: Julian Assange, the Internet activist and hacker who published the documents, and an Army intelligence analyst named Bradley E. Manning, who's currently charged with handing them over. Through in-depth interviews with Manning's father, Assange, and others close to the case, veteran correspondent Martin Smith tells the full story behind the leaks. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Falls City: Louisville's Water SprayClosed CaptionedKY
"Louisville's Water Spray"
The story of the creation and operation of the floating fountain once located in the Ohio River at Louisville. Produced by Morgan Atkinson.