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Thursday 10/17/2013

Midnight EDT

KET
Workplace Essential SkillsClosed CaptionedWatch Online!
#112 "Communicating with Customers" [TV-G]
How to develop excellent customer-service skills. Watch Online
KET2
Tavis SmileyHigh Definition
#3013 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KETKY
Bluegrass UndergroundKYHigh Definition
#207 "Scott Miller & The Commonwealth" [TV-PG]
Americana pioneer Miller and his band, the Commonwealth, perform songs with a bluegrass and edgy mountain tinge. [High-Definition]
 

Midnight

KET
Workplace Essential SkillsClosed CaptionedWatch Online!
#112 "Communicating with Customers" [TV-G]
How to develop excellent customer-service skills. Watch Online
 

12:30 am Thursday, October 17

KET
Kentucky's GreensideKYHigh Definition
#105 "Mother Ann Lee Hydro Electric Station"
Take a trip to the Mother Ann Lee Hydro Power Station on the Kentucky River and find outhow three guys are supplying power to over 1000 people. [High-Definition]
KET2
Tavis SmileyHigh Definition
#3012 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KETKY
Music AnywhereKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#107
Performances by Tedo Stone at the John Pepper Distillery, Bear Medicine at the UK Albert B. Chandler Hospital Pavilion, Dietrich Gosser at Moon Dance, Small Houses at Minton's at 760, and Whitehall Bear under a bridge. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

1:00

KET
Charlie RoseHigh Definition
#19213 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KET2
NatureHigh Definition
#3101 "Saving Otter 501" [TV-PG]
The story of the Monterey Bay Aquarium's 501st attempt to save an orphan otter. From her discovery as a stranded newborn pup through her rehabilitation, we follow as Otter 501 learns how to dive, hunt, eat, and fend for herself in the wild. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Hammered Dulcimer Styles and MusicKY
Versailles craftsman Bob Wyatt assembles a dulcimer from carefully selected Appalachian walnut, dried for two years, and musicians demonstrate the results. A 1988 KET production.
 

1:30

KETKY
SludgeKY
Examines the aftermath of an Eastern Kentucky environmental disaster: the massive October 2000 coal slurry spill in Martin County. Approximately 300 million gallons of coal waste broke through underground mine workings and entered the Big Sandy River, killing all aquatic life in more than 30 miles of river and damaging municipal water systems.
 

2:00

KET
Scott & BaileyHigh Definition
#110 [TV-PG]
The team investigate when the body of an eight-year-old boy is discovered, but are unaware that the culprit has placed himself at the heart of the child's grieving family. [High-Definition]
KET2
NovaHigh Definition
#4018 "Making Stuff Faster" [TV-PG]
David Pogue wants to find out how much we can tweak physiology and engineering to move humans and machines even faster. He investigates lightning-fast electric muscle cars, ultra-sleek sailboats, ultra-fast cameras, and quantum teleportation. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Cratis Williams: Living the Divided LifeKY
Cratis Williams was an eloquent defender of Appalachian culture and one of the most important scholars of the postwar era. In this 1980s documentary, he visits his ancestral homeland on Caines Creek in Eastern Kentucky's Big Sandy Valley and reminisces about confronting the stereotypes of Appalachian culture and personalities. Interviews with Pat Beaver, Grace Edwards, Loyal Jones, Jim Wayne Miller, David Williams, and Gurney Norman attest to the importance of Williams' work to a generation of artists, writers, and scholars.
 

2:58

KET
In From the Cold? A Portrait of Richard BurtonHigh Definition
[TV-PG]
The life of the stage and screen actor and star of such films as Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, Where Eagles Dare, and more. The documentary explores Burton's public image, which did not always represent his private life. [High-Definition]
 

3:00

KET2
Raw to ReadyHigh Definition
#101 "Komatsu" [TV-PG]
Watch how coal, chromium, mineral oil, latex rubber, and sulfuric acid make the Komatsu 930-E earth mover. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Adolph Rupp: Myth, Legend, and FactClosed CaptionedKY
A documentary exploring the career and reputation of legendary University of Kentucky basketball coach Adolph Rupp. Former players, assistant coaches, and administrators address some of the commonly held perceptions about Rupp, his reputation, and his role in the civil rights issues of the 1960s. A production of WKYT-TV/Lexington.
 

4:00

KET2
Pioneers of TelevisionHigh Definition
#303 "Superheroes" [TV-PG]
Adam West, Burt Ward, Julie Newmar, Lynda Carter, and others discuss Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, and more great superhero shows. [High-Definition]
 

5:00

KET
Sit and Be FitHigh Definition
#1106 [TV-G]
[High-Definition]
KET2
NatureHigh Definition
#3101 "Saving Otter 501" [TV-PG]
The story of the Monterey Bay Aquarium's 501st attempt to save an orphan otter. From her discovery as a stranded newborn pup through her rehabilitation, we follow as Otter 501 learns how to dive, hunt, eat, and fend for herself in the wild. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Great ConversationsHigh Definition
#313 "Strobe Talbott and David Halberstam" [TV-G]
In a 2002 interview, Strobe Talbott, a former deputy secretary of state and ambassador-at-large to Russia and former Soviet states, discusses his book The Russia Hand: A Memoir of Presidential Diplomacy with author David Halberstam. [High-Definition]
 

5:30

KET
Classical Stretch: The Esmonde TechniqueHigh Definition
#913 "Weight Loss: Strengthen Spine & Improve Posture" [TV-G]
[High-Definition]
 

6:00

KET
Wai Lana YogaClosed Captioned
#613 "Arch and Bend" [TV-G]
KET2
Clifford the Big Red DogHigh Definition
#129 "Best Paw Forward/Then Came Bob" [TV-Y]
Everyone else puts their handprints in the cement at the new recreation center, but Clifford's paw print is just too big. Then the kids figure out a way to include him. Vaz babysits for a mischievous little dog who has a talent for causing trouble—and blaming it on Clifford. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Headwaters: Real Stories from Rural AmericaKY
#105 "Down-Home Artists" [TV-G]
"Homemade Tales: Songs and Sayings of Florida Slone" celebrates a unique woman. "Morgan Sexton: Bull Creek Banjo Player" has been awarded a National Heritage Fellowship for his voice and banjo.