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Thursday 8/15/2013

Midnight EDT

KET
Workplace Essential SkillsClosed CaptionedWatch Online!
#119 "Reading Reports and Manuals" [TV-G]
Usage, organization, and comprehension skills for reports and manuals. Watch Online
KET2
Tavis SmileyHigh Definition
#2968 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KETKY
American MastersHigh Definition
#2303 "Merle Haggard: Learning To Live with Myself" [TV-PG]
This revealing documentary follows musician Merle Haggard for two years, on tour and at home. Known for his distinctive voice, finger-picking and interpretations, the former prison inmate recently survived major lung surgery and is hitting new artistic and commercial highs. The program includes interviews with Willie Nelson, Kris Kristofferson, Ray Price, Dwight Yoakam, Lucinda Williams, and Alison Krauss. [High-Definition]
 

12:30 am Thursday, August 15

KET
Great Decisions in Foreign PolicyHigh Definition
#408 "Joint Strike: Nato and the Us in the 21st Century" [TV-G]
Can the NATO alliance - forged during the Cold War - ensure global stability in the 21st Century? [High-Definition]
KET2
Tavis SmileyHigh Definition
#2967 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
 

1:00

KET
Charlie RoseHigh Definition
#19168 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KET2
NatureHigh Definition
#2810 "Outback Pelicans" [TV-G]
The Australian outback is the driest place on the driest inhabited continent on the planet. Yet once every ten years, rains flood into dried-up river beds and head inland to create the largest lake in Australia, and 100,000 pelicans - a third of all the pelicans in Australia - arrive for the event. [High-Definition]
 

1:30

KETKY
From Wood to Singing Guitar
A film about Wayne C. Henderson, a master musician and master luthier from the small town of Rugby, Va. A skilled craftsman and respected musician by his teens, Henderson was taught and encouraged by those around him including folk hero E.C. Ball and fiddle maker Albert Hash.
 

2:00

KET
Scott & BaileyHigh Definition
#102 [TV-PG]
Janet reopens the investigation into the death of her childhood friend Veronica. Rachel's personal life becomes more complicated. After a teenage murderer is charged, horrific events begin to unravel following the arrest. [High-Definition]
KET2
NovaHigh Definition
#3402 "Kings of Camouflage" [TV-PG]
Cuttlefish are some of the strangest animals on the planet. These shape-shifting creatures can hypnotize their prey, impersonate the opposite sex, and kill with lightning speed. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Crafting TraditionKYWatch Online!
Pioneer families made baskets, fishing nets, quilts, brooms, and furniture by hand, from whatever materials were available, because they had to. Today, these same items are mass-produced and readily available, but the hand-made versions persist for very different reasons. This 1993 KET documentary visits members of five Western Kentucky families to discover how they are preserving the tradition of hand-crafting these household items—and why they believe it is important to maintain this link to the past. Watch Online
 

3:00

KET
Service: When Women Come Marching HomeHigh Definition
[TV-PG]
Interviews reveal the raw truths of our women warriors fighting in the battlefield called "home." [High-Definition]
KET2
The Truth About Exercise with Michael MosleyHigh Definition
[TV-PG]
Michael Mosley explores the new and surprising truths about exercise and why we all respond to it differently. [High-Definition]
KETKY
My Kentucky HomeKY
#105 "Grayson County"
Marking 200 years plus, share the excitement of a county that celebrates with the Honey Fest, Community Days, and an old fashion County Fair. Meet Allen Hemberger, who worked on Avatar and King Kong, as well as Kevin Mudd, organizer for the nationally known Fiddler's Contest, along with a host of others who exemplify the moral fiber of Grayson County.
 

4:00

KET
Lafayette: The Lost HeroHigh Definition
[TV-PG]
The story of the Marquis de Lafayette and his quest to bring democracy to America and France, through the eyes of Sabine Renault Sabloniere, a 21st century descendant. [High-Definition]
KET2
After Newtown: Guns In AmericaHigh Definition
[TV-PG]
An unprecedented exploration of America's enduring relationship with firearms and how gun technology has evolved since Colonial times. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Well Fed: Nourishing Our Children for a LifetimeKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
This special explores how parents, schools, and communities can provide children with the best nutrition possible in a society filled with highly palatable but unhealthy foods. A 2013 KET production. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

5:00

KET
Sit and Be FitHigh Definition
#1319 "Finger Dexterity" [TV-G]
[High-Definition]
KET2
Fixing Juvie JusticeHigh Definition
[TV-PG]
Innovators in Baltimore use ideas from New Zealand to try to fix America's juvenile justice system. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Great ConversationsHigh Definition
#304 "Katharine Graham and Andrea Mitchell" [TV-G]
In an interview taped in 1997, Katharine Graham, former publisher of The Washington Post and Pulitzer Prize-winning author, talks with Andrea Mitchell, Chief Foreign Affairs Correspondent, NBC News. [High-Definition]
 

5:30

KET
Classical Stretch: The Esmonde TechniqueHigh Definition
#904 "Weight Loss: Slenderizing Legs & Hips" [TV-G]
[High-Definition]
 

6:00

KET
Wai Lana YogaClosed Captioned
#120 "Bend, Twist, and Balance" [TV-G]
KET2
Clifford the Big Red DogHigh Definition
#140 "Blanket Blues/Dino Clifford" [TV-Y]
Clifford reluctantly agrees to let Cleo and T-Bone use his favorite blanket in a game of Super T-Bone, and they get it all dirty. Vaz's big sister, Theresa, digs for dinosaur fossils on Birdwell Island—with the dogs' help, of course. [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.