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12:00 AM 
Expanding Canon: Teaching Multicultural Literature In High School, The  "Workshop 5. Cultural Studies: Ishmael Reed and Graciela Lim"  In Part I, Betty Tillman Samb and her students at Raoul Wallenberg High School in San Francisco, California, explore Ishmael Reed. [P]

1:00 AM 
French In Action  "Fishing for An Invitation II"  Robert has been invited to dinner by Madame Courtois. He tries to convince Mireille to get herself invited, too, but she won't commit herself. He then has trouble finding the Courtois's apartment. [G]

1:30 AM 
French In Action  "Bills of Fare I"  At the Courtois's. Robert is a little irritated by Monsieur Courtois' s fixation on gastronomy. He'd love to take Mireille home, but all he gets a chance to do is ask for her phone number. [G]

2:00 AM 
Unfinished Nation  "The 1920s ... Beyond The Glitter"  The culture of the 1920s. America's economy and the labor force. Prosperity and consumerism vs. abject poverty. Political and cultural conflict: immigration legislation and Prohibition. Harlem Renaissance, the Scopes trial. The three conservative Republican presidents of the era: Harding, Coolidge, and Hoover. [G]

2:30 AM 
Unfinished Nation  "Hard Times"  Events leading to the stock market crash and Great Depression. How the Depression affects various population segments. Unemployment and relief efforts. Herbert Hoover's attempts to alleviate the Depression. Election of Franklin Delano Roosevelt. [G]

3:00 AM 
Discovering Psychology - Updated Edition  "Past, Present, and Promise"  Introduces psychology as a science that spans many fields of knowledge, from philosophy and anthropology to biochemistry and artificial intelligence, and asks, "What is the nature of human nature?" [G]

3:30 AM 
Discovering Psychology - Updated Edition  "Understanding Research"  An examination of the scientific method of collecting and analyzing data - in the laboratory and in the field - with an emphasis on sharpening critical thinking in the interpretation of research findings. [G]

4:00 AM 
Curiosity Quest  "Bed Making"  Most of us sleep on one every night, but have you ever wondered how beds are made? Follow the Curiosity Quest crew and Joel Greene as the venture through the Banner Mattress facility to learn how beds are stitched and sewn together one by one. [P]

4:30 AM 
Biz Kid$  "Learning from Failure"  Have you ever made a decision you regret? Let the Biz Kids show you how several well-known companies overcame failures. You'll also discover how mistakes can make you stronger by looking at the work of Albert Einstein, Steve Jobs, and the kid businesses of "You're on Deck" custom cards and "Big Quill Enterprises" oyster sales. [P]

5:00 AM 
Growing a Greener World  "Winter Gardening (Harborside, ME)"  We visit Maine and gardening guru, Eliot Coleman, who shares his knowledge on growing vegetables year round in even the coldest climates. [P]

5:30 AM 
Wild Kratts  "Stuck On Sharks"  Martin and Chris are on a mission to uncover the secret life of the mysterious Great White Shark. They use Aviva's incredible Remora Rocketsub to "stick with" a female shark and soon learn that the giant predator of the sea actually has lots of challenges to contend with and that she could help them discover something that no one has ever seen before - the birth of Great White shark pups. [P]

6:00 AM 
Nick Stellino's Family Kitchen Chocolate Zabaglione; Frozen Chocolate Custard with Macadamia Nuts. [P]

6:30 AM 
Art of Food with Wendy Brodie  "The Love Chef"  Guest chef, author and TV personality Frances Anthony develops easy- to-prepare recipes with Italian influences and heart-healthy attributes. [P]

7:00 AM 
OpenRoad  "Alcatraz and Chinatown"  Chinatown and the Rock - Explore San Francisco's Chinatown with consummate guide and expert Martin Yan and visit Alcatraz at night. Best of the West - Adventures! Rafting the Colorado River in Utah, kayaking, hiking, zip-lining and cliff diving on Kauai and mountain biking in northern Sierra Nevada. [P]

7:30 AM 
Grannies On Safari  "India - The Golden Triangle"  The Grannies venture into this fascinating subcontinent to visit one of the world's most interesting countries - India. They explore part of what is called the Golden Triangle, beginning in the city of New Delhi and then on to Agra, home of the iconic Taj Mahal, and Jaipur, a cultural hub and glistening outpost of Indian arts, architecture and culture. [G]

8:00 AM 
Ask This Old House  "Properly Mulching Garden Beds/Installing A Natural Gas Line"  Landscape contractor Roger Cook shows a homeowner how to properly mulch his garden beds. Then, Roger, along with host Kevin O'Connor, plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey and general contractor Tom Silva, asks, "What is it?" Afterward, Richard installs a natural gas line for a barbeque grill. [P]

8:30 AM 
Rough Cut - Woodworking with Tommy Mac  "Arts and Crafts-Style Chair"  [P]

9:00 AM 
Garden Smart Spring is a magical time of year. Everything is turning green, color is popping everywhere. [P]

9:30 AM 
Katie Brown Workshop  "Green Celebration"  Celebrate one of nature's favorite colors with elegant projects like a moss window planter and copper candelabra, and herb-infused recipes, including an herb-rubbed flank steak and vegetable orzo. [P]

10:00 AM 
It's Sew Easy  "Pillows"  [P]

10:30 AM 
Best of Simply Painting: Across Europe  "Chateau Balerory"  Inspired by a chateau in the heart of the French countryside, Frank paints a yellow field with trees and a church spire. [P]

11:00 AM 
Caprial and John's Kitchen: Cooking for Family and Friends  "Forget What You Know About Brussels Sprouts"  Caprial and John offer a new perspective on this vegetable. They fix Brussels sprouts with grain mustard and Brussels sprouts sauteed with bacon and onions. [G]

11:30 AM 
Taste This!  "Best Lobster Rolls in the City"  [P]

12:00 PM 
Expanding Canon: Teaching Multicultural Literature In High School, The  "Workshop 5. Cultural Studies: Ishmael Reed and Graciela Lim"  In Part I, Betty Tillman Samb and her students at Raoul Wallenberg High School in San Francisco, California, explore Ishmael Reed. [P]

1:00 PM 
French In Action  "Fishing for An Invitation II"  Robert has been invited to dinner by Madame Courtois. He tries to convince Mireille to get herself invited, too, but she won't commit herself. He then has trouble finding the Courtois's apartment. [G]

1:30 PM 
French In Action  "Bills of Fare I"  At the Courtois's. Robert is a little irritated by Monsieur Courtois' s fixation on gastronomy. He'd love to take Mireille home, but all he gets a chance to do is ask for her phone number. [G]

2:00 PM 
Unfinished Nation  "The 1920s ... Beyond The Glitter"  The culture of the 1920s. America's economy and the labor force. Prosperity and consumerism vs. abject poverty. Political and cultural conflict: immigration legislation and Prohibition. Harlem Renaissance, the Scopes trial. The three conservative Republican presidents of the era: Harding, Coolidge, and Hoover. [G]

2:30 PM 
Unfinished Nation  "Hard Times"  Events leading to the stock market crash and Great Depression. How the Depression affects various population segments. Unemployment and relief efforts. Herbert Hoover's attempts to alleviate the Depression. Election of Franklin Delano Roosevelt. [G]

3:00 PM 
Discovering Psychology - Updated Edition  "Past, Present, and Promise"  Introduces psychology as a science that spans many fields of knowledge, from philosophy and anthropology to biochemistry and artificial intelligence, and asks, "What is the nature of human nature?" [G]

3:30 PM 
Discovering Psychology - Updated Edition  "Understanding Research"  An examination of the scientific method of collecting and analyzing data - in the laboratory and in the field - with an emphasis on sharpening critical thinking in the interpretation of research findings. [G]

4:00 PM 
Curiosity Quest  "Bed Making"  Most of us sleep on one every night, but have you ever wondered how beds are made? Follow the Curiosity Quest crew and Joel Greene as the venture through the Banner Mattress facility to learn how beds are stitched and sewn together one by one. [P]

4:30 PM 
Biz Kid$  "Learning from Failure"  Have you ever made a decision you regret? Let the Biz Kids show you how several well-known companies overcame failures. You'll also discover how mistakes can make you stronger by looking at the work of Albert Einstein, Steve Jobs, and the kid businesses of "You're on Deck" custom cards and "Big Quill Enterprises" oyster sales. [P]

5:00 PM 
The Electric Company  "Wiki Wiki Walter"  Hector challenges Manny to find a beatboxer better than Shock. Shock panics! After his last beatboxing competition with his best friend WikiWiki Walter, their friendship was ruined! When Manny finds a competitor who turns out to be Shock's old beatboxing pal, Wiki, and with Doug E. Fresh as the beatboxing judge, the competition gets a little more interesting. [P]

5:30 PM 
Cyberchase  "The Secrets of Symmetria"  (topic: Symmetry) - In his passion for symmetry, Dr. Marbles has created Symmetria, a harmonious cyberplace where everything is made symmetrical by a symmetrizer. Hacker steals the machine and reprograms it so that he can undo symmetry. [P]

6:00 PM 
Lidia's Italy In America  "USA: Italy's Crowd Pleasers"  [P]

6:30 PM 
Cook's Country from America's Test Kitchen  "Super-Easy Comfort Food"  [P]

7:00 PM 
Clodagh's Irish Food Trails  "Dingle, Co Kerry - Part 1"  [P]

7:30 PM 
Pati's Mexican Table  "School Lunch with a Mexican Twist"  [P]

8:00 PM 
Ask This Old House  "Properly Mulching Garden Beds/Installing A Natural Gas Line"  Landscape contractor Roger Cook shows a homeowner how to properly mulch his garden beds. Then, Roger, along with host Kevin O'Connor, plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey and general contractor Tom Silva, asks, "What is it?" Afterward, Richard installs a natural gas line for a barbeque grill. [P]

8:30 PM 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Naples and Pompeii"  Rick finds Naples is Italy in the extreme. He prowls backstreet fish markets, dodges fast-moving Vespas, and dines on pizza where it was invented. He climbs to the top of nearby Mount Vesuvius, then wanders through the ruins of Pompeii. [G]

9:00 PM 
Equitrekking  "Great National Parks"  This episode takes a closer look at some of the remarkable landscapes, wildlife and adventures in the United States' National Parks. In each park, local guides share stories of the park's history and the natural environment, as host Darley Newman hikes, horseback rides and boats to explore the surroundings. [P]

9:30 PM 
Lidia's Italy In America  "USA: Italy's Crowd Pleasers"  [P]

10:00 PM 
Cook's Country from America's Test Kitchen  "Super-Easy Comfort Food"  [P]

10:30 PM 
Mexico -- One Plate at a Time with Rick Bayless  "Chorizo Made Easy"  Chorizo, the succulent pork sausage seasoned with chiles, spices and a touch of vinegar, is the "bacon of Mexico" - the perfect accompaniment for eggs and, like bacon, a versatile ingredient for cooking that can give any dish a serious head start on flavor. At his neighborhood Mexican grocery in Chicago, Rick shows us fresh-made chorizo sold at the butcher counter and talks about how it is made. [P]

11:00 PM 
Caprial and John's Kitchen: Cooking for Family and Friends  "Forget What You Know About Brussels Sprouts"  Caprial and John offer a new perspective on this vegetable. They fix Brussels sprouts with grain mustard and Brussels sprouts sauteed with bacon and onions. [G]

11:30 PM 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Naples and Pompeii"  Rick finds Naples is Italy in the extreme. He prowls backstreet fish markets, dodges fast-moving Vespas, and dines on pizza where it was invented. He climbs to the top of nearby Mount Vesuvius, then wanders through the ruins of Pompeii. [G]


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