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Sunday 8/11/2013

Noon EDT

KET
The McLaughlin GroupClosed Captioned
#3133 [TV-RE]
KET2
Louisville LifeKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#709 "Bittners/Brownsboro Hardware/Dr. LaQuandra Nesbitt/Louisville Zombie Attack"
Known for its quality hand-crafted furniture since 1854, Bittners has inspired a special exhibit at the Frazier History Museum; a visit to Brownsboro Hardware, locally owned since 1960; a discussion with Dr. LaQuandra Nesbitt, director of the Louisville Metro Department of Public Health and Wellness; and meet the ghoulish characters who congregate for the annual Louisville Zombie Attack. A 2013 KET production hosted by Candyce Clifft. [High-Definition] Watch Online
KETKY
The Filson PresentsKYHigh Definition
#105 "Pen Bogert - From Brass Bands to Jazz"
Pen Bogert discusses how free African-Americans led popular string and brass bands in Louisville in the antebellum era, thereby providing a direct link between antebellum music and the origins of jazz in the city. [High-Definition]
 

12:30 pm

KET
Comment on KentuckyKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#3941 "Aug. 9, 2013"
Journalists from around the state discuss news of the day with host Ferrell Wellman. Guests: Jack Brammer, Frankfort bureau chief, Lexington Herald-Leader; Ronnie Ellis, Frankfort reporter, CNHI, Inc.; and Joe Gerth, political writer, Louisville Courier-Journal. A KET production. [High-Definition] Watch Online
KET2
Burt Wolf: Travels & TraditionsClosed Captioned
#403 "Winter in Valais, Switzerland" [TV-G]
The most mountainous region in Switzerland, the Valais has some of the highest peaks in Europe, including the Matterhorn. Burt watches some of the world's best snowboarders, travels with the Glacier Patrol across the top of the Swiss Alps, learns the secrets of curling and dogsledding, helps tend the Dalai Lama's vineyard, and takes a train ride through some of the world's most beautiful scenery.
KETKY
The Story of McConnell SpringsKY
Explores the complex geological and hydrological nature of McConnell Springs, the spot where Lexington was founded. In June 1775, a party of explorers was camped there when they learned of the first victory by Americans in the Revolution. They promptly named their camp in honor of Lexington, MA. Today, McConnell Springs is a city park that offers passive recreation amid natural beauty. A production of Michael Breeding MEDIA.
 

1:00

KET
One to One with Bill GoodmanKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#831 "Dr. Eugenia Wang"
Bill speaks with Dr. Eugenia Wang, the Gheens Foundation chair in Aging Research at the University of Louisville. [High-Definition] Watch Online
KET2
The CafeHigh Definition
#105 "Fragile - Handle with Care"
Everyone wants to know how Sarah's meeting with the literary agent went. Brenda makes her an offer, but Carol's got bigger concerns. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Headwaters: Real Stories from Rural AmericaClosed CaptionedKY
#206 "To Save the Land and People" [TV-G]
A history of early grassroots efforts to stop strip mining in Eastern Kentucky, where "broad-form" deeds signed at the beginning of the 20th century let coal operators destroy land to get at the minerals underneath without getting the permission of, or compensating, the surface owner. The Appalachian group To Save the Land and People used every means possible—from legal petitions and local ordinances to guns and dynamite—to fight the abuses.
 

1:29

KET2
Last of the Summer WineClosed Captioned
#1066 "Wind Power" [TV-PG]
Seymour comes up with another madcap scheme to harness the power of nature using an old sail, a pair of roller skates and, in Compo, a very gullible test pilot.
 

1:30

KET
Connections with Renee ShawKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#842 "Susan and Morgan Guess"
Renee speaks with Susan and Morgan Guess, a mother and daughter from Paducah, Kentucky, who started an anti-bullying foundation after Morgan was bullied. Ten-year-old Morgan has even started a Facebook page called Paducah Kids for Kindness. She recently won the Kentucky Youth Volunteer Service Award for her anti-bullying initiatives. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

2:00

KET
Still on the RoadHigh Definition
[TV-G]
Twelve actors from The Acting Company, a classical touring ensemble founded by John Houseman and Margot Harley, travel across 28 U.S. cities to bring classical theater to America. With insightful conversations from alumni Kevin Kline, Rainn Wilson, and Harriet Harris. [High-Definition]
KET2
As Time Goes By
#134
With Lionel's father and stepmother off in Mongolia, Jean and Lionel decide to head for the Pargetter country home.
KETKY
Kentucky LifeClosed CaptionedKYWatch Online!
#1110 "Wild and Scenic Kentucky: A Kentucky Life Special" [TV-G]
Dave Shuffett rafts, canoes, sails, kayaks, rides, hikes, and bikes his way around Kentucky, enjoying wildlife and outdoor adventure across the state. Sights include the Russell Fork of the Big Sandy River, Breaks Interstate Park, the Pine Mountain Trail, black bears at Kingdom Come State Park, Daniel Boone National Forest, Cave Run Lake, the Red River and its surrounding natural arches, Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area, the Ohio River, the museum at Big Bone Lick State Park, Clifty Falls State Park in Southern Indiana, Mammoth Cave National Park, Land Between the Lakes, Audubon State Park, wetlands at Henderson Sloughs WMA, and Reelfoot Lake. Watch Online
 

2:30

KET2
Keeping Up AppearancesClosed Captioned
#406
Hyacinth and Richard spend their first day in the country "retreat" and find that it is indeed very small.
 

3:00

KET
Wind GodsHigh Definition
[TV-G]
This thrilling, action-packed documentary details the story of the 33rd America's Cup yacht race, a powerful celebration of life on the ocean, and the men and women who seek to conquer it. Jeremy Irons narrates. [High-Definition]
KET2
Doc MartinHigh Definition
#404 "Driving Mr. McLynn" [TV-PG]
Martin is called to Louisa's new home after she has a dizzy spell while shifting furniture. Martin urges her to slow down, but is shocked to learn that Louisa has applied to be her school's head teacher again. Aunt Joan is involved in a car crash with the McLynns, an elegant elderly couple. When P.C. Penhale rushes to the scene and tries to impose his authority, he is ignored by both drivers. Edith visits Martin for some advice on her medical research, and Martin reveals he has applied for the prestigious surgeon's job in London. [High-Definition]
 

4:00

KET
Kentucky LifeKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#1808 "Lucille Sharp/Crittenden-Our Town/Northern Kentucky Fort Towns/Trent Altman"
Meet Lucille Sharp, an actress from Lexington who has a role in this season's Downton Abbey; the Grant County community of Crittenden is Our Town; learn how the Fort-named towns of Northern Kentucky got their names; and the award-winning and inspiring work of Louisville artist Trent Altman. A 2013 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffet. [High-Definition] Watch Online
KET2
American MastersHigh Definition
#1903 "Woody Guthrie: Ain't Got No Home" [TV-PG]
Virtually every American who has listened to the radio or gone to summer camp knows Woody Guthrie's "This Land Is Your Land," and his music has been recorded by everyone from the Mormon Tabernacle Choir to Irish rock band U2. The complex story of America's signature folk singer/songwriter is filled with frenetic creative energy and a treasure trove of cultural history—as well as personal imperfections and profound family tragedy. [High-Definition]
KETKY
My Kentucky HomeKY
#106 "Lyon County"
The program features Lyon County native, historian, and Kentucky Supreme Court Justice Bill Cunningham, who grew up across the street from the "Castle on the Cumberland," the Eddyville penitentiary; Otha Munsey discusses the issues of relocation and preparation for a new community; Louise Coleman talks about closing down her beauty shop and beginning anew; and historian Odell Walker discusses the need for community unity in moving forward today.
 

4:30

KET
Kentucky AfieldKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#2945 [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
#1119 [TV-G]
Reviving a neglected water feature, drilling for both a new water well and for geothermal wells, caring for orchids as houseplants, and installing a kitchen wall cabinet. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Kentucky AfieldKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#2945 [TV-G]
A KET/Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources co-presentation hosted by Tim Farmer. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

5:30

KET2
Bluegrass UndergroundKYHigh Definition
#206 "Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver" [TV-PG]
Singer/mandolinist Doyle Lawson and his band perform progressive bluegrass and compelling a cappella Gospel. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Kentucky LifeKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#1808 "Lucille Sharp/Crittenden-Our Town/Northern Kentucky Fort Towns/Trent Altman"
Meet Lucille Sharp, an actress from Lexington who has a role in this season's Downton Abbey; the Grant County community of Crittenden is Our Town; learn how the Fort-named towns of Northern Kentucky got their names; and the award-winning and inspiring work of Louisville artist Trent Altman. A 2013 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffet. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

6:00

KET
Rough Cut - Woodworking with Tommy MacHigh Definition
#211 "Sand Shaded Clock" [TV-G]
Tommy takes a look at the art of sand shading, a technique dating back to the ancient Egyptians. He demonstrates how this art form can be uniquely applied to his sand shaded clock project. Tommy heads to the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City. [High-Definition]
KET2
NovaHigh Definition
#3616 "Lizard Kings" [TV-PG]
Follows monitor lizards, the largest lizards to walk the planet, and looks at what makes these tongued reptiles such unique survivors. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Recollections: Governors' RoundtableKY
Eight former Kentucky governors—Edward T. (Ned) Breathitt, Louie B. Nunn, Wendell H. Ford, Julian M. Carroll, John Y. Brown Jr., Martha Layne Collins, Wallace Wilkinson, and Brereton C. Jones—share perspectives on their years in office, including some of the lighter moments. Veteran broadcast journalist Ferrell Wellman hosts. A 2000 KET production.