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Sunday 7/7/2013

Midnight EDT

KET
Film School ShortsHigh Definition
#105 "Blood Is Thicker Than Mud" [TV-PG]
Chapman University's The Fighting Kind and Texas's Northeast Front (Frente Noreste) are shown. [High-Definition]
KET2
NatureHigh Definition
#2603 "American Eagle" [TV-PG]
Unique to North America, the bald eagle is the continent's most recognizable aerial predator, with a shocking white head, electric yellow beak, and penetrating eyes. Photographed by Emmy-winning cinematographer Neil Rettig, this program tells the story of a year in the lives of these majestic raptors on a breathtaking stretch of the Mississippi. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Wilderness RoadKYWatch Online!
Author and University of Kentucky professor Gurney Norman retraces the route of the famous pioneer trail from Kingsport, TN to Boonesborough and gets perspectives on the region's history from a retired forester, a Cherokee teacher, and a Laurel County farmer. A 1991 KET production. Watch Online
 

12:30 am Sunday, July 7

KET
POVHigh Definition
#2602 "Special Flight" [TV-PG]
The plight of undocumented foreigners at the Frambois detention center in Geneva, Switzerland is revealed. [High-Definition]
 

1:00

KET2
NovaHigh Definition
#3714 "Dogs Decoded" [TV-G]
An investigation into new discoveries in genetics that are illuminating the origin of dogs — with revealing implications for the evolution of human culture as well. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Jubilee - Summertime BluesKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#1512 "Kilborn Alley Blues Band"
A Chicago group with a classic ensemble sound, Kilborn Alley fuses harmonica, guitars, and pounding rhythm in a performance recorded at the 2010 W.C. Handy Blues & Barbecue Festival in Henderson, Kentucky. A 2011 KET production [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

1:30

KET
Land Between The Lakes 50th AnniversaryKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
This program explores the history and creation of this national treasure, designated as a National Recreation Area in 1963. The Land Between the Lakes' early days under the Tennessee Valley Authority to its continued mission with the USDA Forest Service are highlighted. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

2:00

KET
Dirk GentlyHigh Definition
#101 [TV-PG]
The search for an elderly woman's missing cat leads Dirk and his sidekick MacDuff to bigger mysteries. [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
WoodSongsClosed CaptionedKY
#1210 "Bill Evans and Kayla Bender" [TV-G]
Banjo master Bill Evans plays selections from his new CD, In Good Company followed by 12 year-old banjo picker Kayla Bender from Oklahoma. Bill and Kayla play a monster banjo jam.
 

3:00

KET
Bayou: DC's Killer JointHigh Definition
[TV-14]
Chronicles the 45-year history of the gritty, iconic jazz club-turned-rock hall in Washington, DC. [High-Definition]
KET2
POVHigh Definition
#2602 "Special Flight" [TV-PG]
The plight of undocumented foreigners at the Frambois detention center in Geneva, Switzerland is revealed. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Soul Searching: The Journey of Thomas MertonClosed CaptionedKY
[TV-PG]
The remarkable life and lasting impact of Thomas Merton, one of the spiritual masters of the 20th century. Shot mainly at Merton's Kentucky home, the Abbey of Gethsemani, the program examines Merton's life in Kentucky, the transformations he experienced, and how his influence as a writer and social critic has continued since his death in 1968. Produced by Morgan Atkinson with support from the KET Fund for Independent Production.
 

4:00

KET2
Secrets of the DeadHigh Definition
#1003 "The Silver Pharaoh" [TV-PG]
The royal tomb of Pharaoh Psusennes I is one of the most spectacular of all the ancient Egyptian treasures - even more remarkable than that of Tutankhamen. So why hasn't the world heard about it? [High-Definition]
KETKY
GethsemaniClosed CaptionedKY
[TV-G]
Explores life at the Abbey of Gethsemani in Nelson County, one of the best-known monasteries in the world, showcasing its beauty and serenity while examining the struggles of those who live there. Produced and directed by Morgan Atkinson with support from the KET Fund for Independent Production, this program received a Gabriel Award from the Catholic Academy for Communications Arts Professionals.
 

4:30

KET
kNOwMORE NonprofitsKYHigh Definition
#107
Moveable Feast's food delivery service, Faith Feeds Kentucky program, Seedleaf Farms, and a look at the Bluegrass Domestic Violence Farm Program are featured. [High-Definition]
 

5:00

KET
RaggsHigh Definition
#147 "Sports" [TV-Y]
Trilby gets so worn out training the dogs for Doggy Sports Day that they have to help her get ready, too. When it's too rainy to play outside, Pido invents an indoor sports game. [High-Definition]
KET2
Washington Week with Gwen IfillHigh Definition
#5301 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KETKY
The Poetry of a Soul: A Monk's StoryKY
Kentucky filmmaker Morgan Atkinson (Gethsemani) revisits the Nelson County abbey to meet a Trappist monk who makes you laugh hard and think long. Fr. Matthew Kelty looks at the mystery of his life as a monk, hermit, author, and student of Thomas Merton.
 

5:30

KET
Barney & FriendsHigh Definition
#1207 "The Magic Lamp: A Travel Adventure" [TV-Y]
Layla and her friends celebrate her birthday with traditional Lebanese foods. [High-Definition]
KET2
Need To KnowHigh Definition
#327 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KETKY
Morehead & Northfork RailroadKYHigh Definition
The film depicts the rise and fall of the railroad from the early 1900's to the 1970's. The Morehead & NorthFork Railroad in Rowan County created jobs, a town, and saved many lives during the horrific 1939 flood. But now, it's a forgotten landmark which has a century long story to tell. [High-Definition]
 

6:00

KET
Sesame StreetHigh Definition
#4325 "Porridge Art" [TV-Y]
Baby Bear enters a Porridge Art Contest held by his favorite porridge brand Quaker Porridge, where contestants create edible art of the Quaker Duck Man that's made of porridge. [High-Definition]
KET2
Religion & Ethics NewsWeeklyHigh Definition
#1644 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KETKY
All Aboard: Kentucky and the American RailroadsKYHigh Definition
#101 "The Power, the Might, and the Locomotive"
The story of locomotion is fascinating. The invention was created to harness 'horse power' and move goods and people across America, faster than anyone could ever imagine. The earliest locomotive engine was created in England in the 1820's. Soon after, the engine arrived in America where steam power dominated transportation for more than a century. Today this story is embodied in the acquisition by the Historic Railpark & Train Museum of former Chicago & Northwestern RR locomotive 2011. [High-Definition]