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Wednesday 8/7/2013

Midnight EDT

KET
GED ConnectionClosed Captioned
#125 "Chemistry" [TV-G]
Defines an element, illustrates some chemical reactions, and explores practical applications of chemistry in everyday life—from cooking to making art.
KET2
Tavis SmileyHigh Definition
#2962 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KETKY
In Performance at the Governor's MansionKY
#602 "Ballads and Blues"
Tanita Gaines' powerful voice has been compared to Aretha Franklin's. Jonell Mosser has sung backup for artists such as Etta James, B.B. King, and Bonnie Raitt. These two Kentucky artists perform old standards, blues, jazz, country, and rock 'n' roll with their own bands, then share the stage for two encores. A noted member of Gaines' band is Reese Wynans, whose career includes backing up blues great Stevie Ray Vaughan. A 2002 KET production.
 

12:30 am Wednesday, August 7

KET
Bluegrass and BackroadsKYHigh Definition
#1004
Trigg Co. Country Ham Festival, chain saw artists Sam Dunning and Tommy Rothrock, and Newport Aquarium's penguin exhibit are featured. [High-Definition]
KET2
Tavis SmileyHigh Definition
#2961 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
 

1:00

KET
Charlie RoseHigh Definition
#19162 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KET2
Secrets of the DeadHigh Definition
#1201 "The Man Who Saved The World" [TV-PG]
Follow the drama and debate the B-59 Soviet submarine during the critical point in the Cold War. The story of what happened that fateful day remained hidden for decades, only emerging in Russia in recent years. [High-Definition]
KETKY
From This ValleyKYWatch Online!
Author and outdoorsman Gurney Norman explores Eastern Kentucky's Big Sandy region, including its trails, its people, its history, and its rich literary heritage. A 1989 KET production. Watch Online
 

2:00

KET
Fancy Farm 2013KYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#902
Bill Goodman and Renee Shaw host a special highlights version of the political event in Graves County, Kentucky, including interviews with elected officials, spectators, and more. [High-Definition] Watch Online
KET2
Cuban Missile Crisis: Three Men Go to WarHigh Definition
[TV-PG]
The documentary tells the inside story of the Cuban Missile Crisis and its three central characters - John F. Kennedy, Fidel Castro, and Nikita Khrushchev. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Kentucky LifeClosed CaptionedKYWatch Online!
#1307 "Lincoln Wedding" [TV-G]
At the Lincoln Homestead Park in Springfield, a reenactment of the wedding of Abraham Lincoln's parents kicks off the three-year Lincoln Bicentennial celebration sponsored by the Kentucky Historical Society. A 2007 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett. Watch Online
 

3:00

KET
In My LifetimeHigh Definition
[TV-G]
Scientists, politicians, and atomic-bomb survivors discuss the 68-year history of nuclear weapons. [High-Definition]
KET2
History DetectivesHigh Definition
#501 "3-D Cuban Missile Crisis/Amos 'n' Andy Record/Women's Suffrage Painting" [TV-PG]
A woman in Portland, OR has a portable projection screen that may have ties to the Cuban Missile Crisis. A man in Lakeland, FL shows an aluminum record with the words "Amos 'n' Andy" handwritten on its label. And a woman from League City, TX wants the story behind a watercolor painting printed with the words "Official Program Woman Suffrage Procession Washington D.C. March 3, 1913." [High-Definition]
KETKY
Insanity Retrial of Mary Todd LincolnHigh Definition
[TV-G]
A dramatic reenactment of the 1875 insanity trial of Mary Todd Lincoln. In this new program, filmed recently at the Murphy Auditorium in downtown Chicago, Mrs. Lincoln finally receives a fair hearing on the status of her mental health. Bill Kurtis hosts. [High-Definition]
 

4:00

KET
Ain't Done YetHigh Definition
[TV-G]
Shot in Cleveland, this film profiles the lives of four homeless men who struggle with temptation and challenges that would not affect the average person. [High-Definition]
KET2
POVHigh Definition
#2413 "Last Train Home" [TV-PG]
This award-winning film travels with a Chinese couple, part of the 130 million migrant workers who journey to their home villages every spring for the New Year. [High-Definition]
 

4:30

KETKY
Distinguished KentuckianKYWatch Online!
#127 "A.D. Albright" [TV-G]
A.D. Albright was president of Northern Kentucky University during perhaps the most critical period in its early history. He guided the school to maturity, doubling enrollment to more than 10,000 and overseeing $40 million in construction projects that gave an identity to the sprawling Highland Heights campus. A 1991 KET production. Watch Online
 

5:00

KET
The Woodwright's ShopHigh Definition
#3206 "Screw Cuttin' Lathe" [TV-G]
Roy uses an 1889 foot-powered lathe to cut perfect threads, cones, and tapers in iron and brass. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Fancy Farm 2013KYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#902
Bill Goodman and Renee Shaw host a special highlights version of the political event in Graves County, Kentucky, including interviews with elected officials, spectators, and more. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

5:30

KET
Kentucky HealthClosed CaptionedKY
#819 "Heart Attacks"
A discussion about heart attacks.
KET2
Architect Robert A.M. Stern: Presence of the PastHigh Definition
[TV-G]
As a boy growing up in working class Brooklyn, Robert A. M. Stern would gaze across the river at the gleaming towers of Manhattan. Today, he heads a successful New York architectural firm with commissions from around the world. This program explores how Stern bridges the divide between modernists and traditionalists and puts Stern's work in the context of a larger debate among achitects. [High-Definition]
 

6:00

KET
Wai Lana YogaClosed Captioned
#114 "Rock & Roll" [TV-G]
KET2
Clifford the Big Red DogHigh Definition
#209 "Princess Cleo/Basketball Stories" [TV-Y]
Cleo learns that she is a princess and starts enjoying all her new privileges, but soon learns that her friends are more important to her than her crown. Charley misses the big exhibition basketball game with Skyscraper Jackson, so Emily, Vaz, and Jetta each write a story about the game so he can relive it through their eyes. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Leadership LandscapeKY
#201 "Patricia "PJ" Cooksey"
A discussion with Patricia "PJ" Cooksey, a former jockey and 1984 Kentucky Derby contender.