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Thursday 8/29/2013

Midnight EDT

KET
Workplace Essential SkillsClosed CaptionedWatch Online!
#123 "Measurements and Formulas" [TV-G]
Different units of measurement and how and when to apply them. Watch Online
KET2
Tavis SmileyHigh Definition
#2978 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KETKY
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]
 

12:30 am Thursday, August 29

KET
Rit Big Shot: Painting with LightHigh Definition
[TV-G]
The history of the Rochester Institute of Technology's annual nighttime photography project is documented. The film tells the stories of several past Big Shots including The Alamo, The Royal Palace in Stockholm, and The Pile Gate in Dubrovnik. [High-Definition]
KET2
Tavis SmileyHigh Definition
#2977 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
 

1:00

KET
Charlie RoseHigh Definition
#19178 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KET2
NatureHigh Definition
#2913 "Cracking The Koala Code" [TV-PG]
The day-to-day dramas of an extended family of koalas, seen through the eyes of the scientists studying their every move and vocalization. Discover how koalas survive and thrive on a diet poisonous to almost all other herbivorous mammals. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Kentucky Beyond The Color LineKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
Ten years after the Kentucky Oral History Commission of the Kentucky Historical Society documented the civil rights experiences of African Americans in Kentucky in Living the Story: The Civil Rights Movement in Kentucky, KET visits and interviews those pivotal players who organized with others to demand legal and social equality. Host Renee Shaw talks with activitists including former State Senator Georgia Davis Powers; Louisville NAACP leader Raoul Cunningham; Lexington Urban League President PG Peeples; John Johnson, executive director of the Kentucky Commission on Human Rights; and Blaine Hudson, dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Louisville. A 2012 KET production. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

2:00

KET
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]
KET2
NovaHigh Definition
#3804 "Making Stuff Cleaner" [TV-PG]
Host David Pogue is on a quest to clean up, using new green materials to build and power the devices of the future. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Kentucky MuseKYWatch Online!
#104 "Coal Black Voices"
The Affrilachian Poets, an ensemble of African-American and minority writers from Appalachia and the South, challenge the notions of an all-white region and culture and celebrate their African heritage and rural roots. Their work gives voice to the pleasures and power of family, land, good food, artistic community, music, and transformation. Watch Online
 

3:00

KET
POVHigh Definition
#2608 "5 Broken Cameras" [TV-14]
A deeply personal first-hand account of life and nonviolent resistance in Bil'in, a West Bank village where Israel is building a security fence. [High-Definition]
KET2
NovaHigh Definition
#3805 "Making Stuff Smarter" [TV-PG]
Host David Pogue looks into the growing number of smart materials that can respond, change, and even learn. [High-Definition]
KETKY
At Leisure's Edge: A Journey Through Kentucky's Historic Black ParksKY
From 1942 to 1956, Kentucky city park systems were segregated by state mandate. This program takes a look at seven historically black parks and explores how the African-American communities in Kentucky used the public spaces of parks to construct uplifting community identities despite segregation. Produced by Boyd Shearer with support from the KET Fund for Independent Production.
 

4:00

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
Tobacco BluesKY
Can a good person grow tobacco? As the cigarette war rages, small-scale American tobacco farmers have been the overlooked casualties. Dynamic filmmaking duo Eren McGinnis and Christine Fugate travel across Kentucky to meet families who have been growing this crop for generations and examine how they are facing the consequences of this fuming controversy. Produced with support from the KET Fund for Independent Production.
 

4:30

KET
Pedro E. Guerrero, Portrait of An Image MakerClosed Captioned
[TV-G]
A profile of Pedro E. Guerrero, the photographer for architect Frank Lloyd Wright and sculptors Louise Nevelson and Alexander Calder.
 

5:00

KET
Sit and Be Fit Live In Central Park!High Definition
#101 [TV-G]
Taped on location at the iconic "Tavern on the Green" terrace in Manhattan's Central Park, host Mary Ann Wilson leads exercises with New York City residents. [High-Definition]
KET2
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]
KETKY
Great ConversationsHigh Definition
#306 "Dr. Eric Kandel and Jonah Lehrer" [TV-G]
Dr. Eric Kandel, Nobel Prize-winning medical researcher, University Professor at Columbia, director of the Kavli Institute for brain science, and author of In Search of Memory: The Emergence of a New Science of Mind talks with Jonah Lehrer, contributing editor at Wired. [High-Definition]
 

5:30

KET
Classical Stretch: The Esmonde TechniqueHigh Definition
#906 "Weight Loss: Focusing On Leg Work" [TV-G]
[High-Definition]
 

6:00

KET
Wai Lana YogaClosed Captioned
#204 "Hamstrings" [TV-G]
KET2
Clifford the Big Red DogHigh Definition
#220 "A Big Help/The Trouble with Kittens" [TV-Y]
Kittens Billy and Betty get stuck in a tree, and Cleo and T-Bone finally get their chance to be heroes when they help rescue them. Back down on the ground, the kittens insist on playing in Mr. Bleakman's yard—where they're not supposed to go—and Clifford tries to keep them out. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Headwaters: Real Stories from Rural AmericaClosed CaptionedKY
#208 "Coal Bucket Outlaw/Applewise" [TV-G]
Built around a day in the life of a Kentucky coal truck driver, Coal Bucket Outlaw provides a direct look at where our energy comes from as well as the human and environmental price we pay for our heavy dependence on fossil fuels. Applewise profiles the Mullins family, third-generation apple growers, and their struggle to maintain and manage one of only two remaining family-run apple orchards in Wise County, VA.