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Tuesday 8/27/2013

6:00 pm EDT

KET
BBC World News AmericaHigh Definition
#17239 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KET2
Fetch! With Ruff RuffmanHigh Definition
#308 "Do-se-dos and Do-se-don'ts" [TV-Y]
Ruff is depressed because he accidentally painted his doghouse "dingy gray." To cheer himself up, he sends Sammy and DJ to learn how to square dance and Harsha and Jay off to the zoo to learn about gorillas and their habitat. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Kentucky TonightKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#2035 "War On Drugs"
Bill and his guests discuss the war on drugs. Scheduled guests: Secretary J. Michael Brown of the Kentucky Justice and Public Safety Cabinet; Matthew Leveridge, commonwealth's attorney for Russell and Wayne counties and immediate past president of the Kentucky Commonwealth's Attorneys Association; Cherie Dawson-Edwards, justice administration professor at the University of Louisville and immediate past president of the American Civil Liberties Union of Kentucky; and Ray Larson, commonwealth's attorney for Fayette County. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

6:30

KET
Nightly Business ReportHigh Definition
#32190 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KET2
CyberchaseHigh Definition
#805 "The Bluebird of Zappiness" [TV-Y]
In an unlikely twist of events, Hacker and the CyberSquad team up to stop Cyberspace's newest villain, Ledge, and fix Motherboard's virus once and for all. [High-Definition]
 

7:00

KET
PBS NewsHourHigh Definition
#10742 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KET2
Rick Steves' EuropeHigh Definition
#512 "Istanbul" [TV-G]
Where Europe comes face to face with Asia, Rick explores the fascinating, multilayered city of Istanbul. He shops the Grand Bazaar and the famously fragrant Spice Market. He follows the fall of the ancient capital of Byzantium and the rise of Islam at the city's ancient wall, and wanders among the treasures of the Hagia Sophia, Blue Mosque, and Topkapi Palace. Then, he takes a cruise on the Bosphorus, makes friends over backgammon, and tries a traditional Turkish bath. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Appalshop @ 40: Classics from the CollectionKY
#106 "Strangers and Kin" [TV-G]
The film traces the evolution of the "hillbilly" image through Hollywood films, network news and entertainment shows, dramatic renderings of popular literature, and interviews with contemporary Appalachians to demonstrate how stereotypes are created, reinforced, and often used to rationalize exploitation.
 

7:30

KET2
One to One with Bill GoodmanKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#833 "Declan Coyle"
Bill speaks with Declan Coyle, one of Ireland's most experienced leadership training and development consultants. Coyle has worked with senior management teams worldwide at numerous companies such as Alltech and GlaxoSmithKline. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

8:00

KET
JubileeKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#1713 "Larry Cordle & Lonesome Standard Time/Joe Mullins & The Radio Ramblers"
Bluegrass veteran Larry Cordle and his group Lonesome Standard Time and 2012 IBMA Emerging Artists of the Year Joe Mullins & The Radio Ramblers perform at the 2012 International Bluegrass Music Association Fan Fest in Nashville. [High-Definition] Watch Online
KET2
In Performance at the White HouseHigh Definition
#1602 "A Celebration of Music from the Civil Rights Movement" [TV-PG]
President and Mrs. Obama host a concert in the White House East Room in honor of Black History Month. Jennifer Hudson, John Legend, Seal, Smokey Robinson, and the Blind Boys of Alabama perform. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Wendell Ford: From Yellow Creek to the PotomacKY
A personal retrospective of the career of Kentucky's most prominent political leader in the last quarter of the 20th century. This 1999 KET production explores not only Ford's career as a state senator, lieutenant governor, governor, and U.S. senator, but also the state of politics in the late 20th century.
 

9:00

KET
The MarchHigh Definition
[TV-PG]
On the eve of the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington, this new program looks at the day in 1963 where Martin Luther King made his famous "I Have a Dream" speech and the march almost didn't happen. [High-Definition]
KET2
The Journey of SacagaweaHigh Definition
[TV-G]
As a teenager, Sacagawea accompanied the Lewis and Clark expedition, bringing along her infant son. This exploration of the woman behind the icon goes beyond the sparse comments found in the expedition journals to the rich oral histories of her people, the Agaidika Shoshoni (known as the Lemhi Shoshoni), as well as the Mandan/Hidatsa and the Nez Perce. Dramatic reenactments and scenes of the wild areas in Idaho, Montana, North Dakota, Wyoming, and Oregon that the youthful Sacagawea knew also help bring her story to life. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Uncommon Vision: The Life and Times of John Howard GriffinHigh Definition
[TV-G]
John Howard Griffin is best known as the white man who in 1959 disguised himself as a black man and then traveled anonymously through the heart of Dixie. From his experiences he wrote Black Like Me. This film focuses on Griffin's social activism and examines how a spiritual commitment led him from a segregated childhood in Fort Worth to fighting with the French Underground, sustained him during ten years of blindness incurred by war injuries, and inspired him during a prolific creative life as a writer/photographer. A Morgan Atkinson production. [High-Definition]
 

10:00

KET
Building The DreamHigh Definition
[TV-G]
The story of the creation of a national monument honoring Martin Luther King Jr. is recounted. [High-Definition]
KET2
Scott & BaileyHigh Definition
#104 [TV-PG]
Adult movie star Vicky Birkinshaw is arrested on suspicion of murdering her husband after she reported his disappearance. Rachel has to go through the woman's pornography collection to look for clues. The case ends up taking a dark twist after Vicky's daughter turns up with an older boyfriend. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Time on the RiverKYWatch Online!
Kentucky author Gurney Norman hosts a historical look at the important role the Kentucky River played in the settlement of the state. A 1987 KET production. Watch Online
 

11:00

KET
BBC World NewsHigh Definition
#23239 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KET2
Charlie RoseHigh Definition
#19177 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KETKY
The AppalachiansClosed CaptionedKY
#103 [TV-G]
The 1960s War on Poverty again sends federal aid into Appalachia, but television and magazines show painful images of hunger and poverty, reinforcing the stereotype of the poor hillbilly.
 

11:30

KET
Kentucky LifeClosed CaptionedKYWatch Online!
#1009 "Shelbyville Saddlebreds/Louisville Bach Society" [TV-G]
Host Dave Shuffett visits Shelbyville to look in on some saddlebred horses and meets Melvin Dickinson, founder and conductor of the Louisville Bach Society. A 2004 KET production. Watch Online
 

Midnight

KET
GED ConnectionClosed Captioned
#106 "Writing Style and Word Choice" [TV-G]
Purpose and audience affect how authors compose various kinds of written pieces.
KET2
Tavis SmileyHigh Definition
#2977 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KETKY
The SpiritualsClosed CaptionedKY
[TV-PG]
Slaves created the spiritual, a musical form built on African roots and biblical texts, for deliverance and for communication. The American Spiritual Ensemble, founded by University of Kentucky professor Everett McCorvey, honors the painful history of this American art form while introducing its message of hope to contemporary audiences around the world. Produced by Eren McGinnis and Ari Palos with support from the KET Fund for Independent Production.