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Wednesday 10/16/2013

Midnight EDT

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
#3012 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KETKY
In Performance at the Governor's MansionKY
#101 "Series Premiere: Showcase of Kentucky Talent"
A mini-gala spotlighting Kentucky performing artists: Tim Lake and the Little Big Band, students from the Governor's School for the Arts, Miss Kentucky Veronica Duka, and Everett McCorvey and Alicia Helm. Sky Yancey hosts. A 1997 KET production.
 

12:30 am Wednesday, October 16

KET
Bluegrass and BackroadsKYHigh Definition
#1001
Meet Mark Eubanks who makes and plays dulcimers; visit Vent Haven Museum, a haven for ventriloquist's dummies; a look at the unique animals at Kentucky Down Under; and meet the winner of the American Farm Bureau Nation Young Farmers & Ranchers Achievement Award. [High-Definition]
KET2
Tavis SmileyHigh Definition
#3011 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
 

1:00

KET
Charlie RoseHigh Definition
#19212 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KET2
Superheroes: A Never-Ending BattleHigh Definition
#101 "Truth, Justice, and the American Way (1938-1958)" [TV-PG]
The popularity of superhero characters during the Depression and the World War II era is explored. When the "Adventures of Superman" is broadcast on the new medium of television, America's first superhero leads the entire comic book industry to renewed strength. [High-Definition]
KETKY
The Morehead International Independent Film FestivalHigh Definition
#102
A narrative film from Australia, a documentary from Oregon, and an animated work from Massachusetts are featured. [High-Definition]
 

1:30

KETKY
Kentucky CollectiblesKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#104 "Hall of Famers Signed Baseball/Watch Fob/Italian Revival Lamp"
Expert appraisers examine treasures including a baseball signed by several Hall of Famers, a watch fob known as "The Rock," and an Italian Revival Lamp worth a lot more than the purchase price of $25. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

2:00

KET
Kentucky TonightKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#2042 "Federal Budget and Debt Ceiling"
Bill and his guests discuss the federal budget and debt ceiling. Scheduled guests: Former Republican U.S. Rep. Geoff Davis of Hebron; Former Democratic U.S. Rep. Mike Ward of Louisville; Tom Dupree, a member of the board of the Bluegrass Institute for Public Policy Solutions; and Jason Bailey, director of the Kentucky Center for Economic Policy. [High-Definition] Watch Online
KET2
Superheroes: A Never-Ending BattleHigh Definition
#102 "Great Power, Great Responsibility (1959-1977)" [TV-PG]
In the 1960s, a new breed of Marvel superheroes emerges, inspired by the age of atomic energy and space travel. Spider-Man, the Hulk, and others are the first to have "problems" with which an adult audience can identify, and contemporary social issues make their way into comic books. [High-Definition]
KETKY
A Way of Life: Basketball in KentuckyKY
[TV-G]
Kentucky independent filmmaker Morgan Atkinson chronicles his native state's love for boys' high school basketball. Spanning more than 80 years of game lore and traditions, the story is told by the players, coaches, fans, journalists, and historians who make Kentucky's game so distinctive and focuses particularly on the state championship tournament known as the Sweet Sixteen—one of the few in the nation that allows small schools to compete against the big ones.
 

3:00

KET
The Greely Expedition: American ExperienceHigh Definition
#2305 [TV-PG]
Reveals how poor planning, personality clashes, questionable decisions, and pure bad luck conspired to turn a noble scientific mission into a human tragedy. [High-Definition]
KET2
Superheroes: A Never-Ending BattleHigh Definition
#103 "A Hero Can Be Anyone (1978-Present)" [TV-PG]
Superheroes are enthusiastically embraced in all forms of media, beginning with the historic Superman movie featuring Christopher Reeve. In 1986, Batman is overhauled as The Dark Knight to reflect the nocturnal underside of his character, and Watchmen illuminates a violent and politicized world. [High-Definition]
 

3:30

KETKY
Beyond the Stone Fences: Horse Farms of the BluegrassKYHigh Definition
Explore the history and traditions of some of the area's fabled horse farms including Calumet, Three Chimneys, and Donamire. [High-Definition]
 

4:00

KET
Golf's Grand DesignHigh Definition
[TV-G]
The program focuses on golf course architecture from the 1880s through today and explores the connection millions have to the game. [High-Definition]
KET2
Genealogy RoadshowHigh Definition
#104 "Austin" [TV-PG]
The entertaining mix of stories includes two people who think they are related to a hero of the Alamo and an emotional tale of one man's amazing family. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Distinguished KentuckianKYWatch Online!
#110 "Margaret Willis" [TV-G]
Margaret Willis served as state librarian from 1954 to 1972, under six different governors. A 1977 KET production. Watch Online
 

5:00

KET
The Woodwright's ShopHigh Definition
#3303 "The Venerable Bead" [TV-G]
Roy Underhill demonstrates how to cut bead moldings with hand planes for corners that look sharp and last longer. [High-Definition]
KET2
Antiques RoadshowHigh Definition
#1318 "Hartford, CT - Hour Three" [TV-G]
An heirloom early-19th-century Duncan Phyfe dressing table, vintage jewelry by influential 20th-century designer Suzanne Belperron, and a watercolor signed by Katharine Hepburn. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Kentucky TonightKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#2042 "Federal Budget and Debt Ceiling"
Bill and his guests discuss the federal budget and debt ceiling. Scheduled guests: Former Republican U.S. Rep. Geoff Davis of Hebron; Former Democratic U.S. Rep. Mike Ward of Louisville; Tom Dupree, a member of the board of the Bluegrass Institute for Public Policy Solutions; and Jason Bailey, director of the Kentucky Center for Economic Policy. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

5:30

KET
Rough Cut - Woodworking with Tommy MacHigh Definition
#306 "Steam Bent Chair" [TV-G]
Tommy builds a beautiful, sleek steam bent lounge chair - perfect for inside and out. [High-Definition]
 

6:00

KET
Wai Lana YogaClosed Captioned
#612 "Galloping Horse, Arching Tiger" [TV-G]
KET2
Clifford the Big Red DogHigh Definition
#128 "Babysitter Blues/Saturday Morning" [TV-Y]
The quiet weekend Mr. Bleakman had planned for himself is turned upside down when he's asked to babysit Clifford for a day. Disappointed after an outing with Sheriff Lewis, T-Bone investigates how everyone else spends their Saturdays. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Leadership LandscapeKY
#211 "J.K. McKnight"
A discussion with J.K. McKnight, founder of the Forecastle Festival, a three-day music, art, and environmental activism festival held annually in Louisville.