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12:00 AM 
Theater Talk  "The Lyrics of Oscar Hammerstein"  Ted Chapin, President and Executive Director of The Rodgers & Hammerstein Organization is joined by librettist and lyricist Michael Korie to discuss the legacy of Oscar Hammerstein. The show includes musical performances of Rodgers & Hammerstein compositions by actors Liz Callaway and Andrew Samonsky. [P]

12:30 AM 
Closer to Truth  "Arguing for Agnosticism?"  Agnostics claim that they do not know whether or not God exists. Theists surmise they're reprobates. [P]

1:00 AM 
French In Action  "Bills of Fare II"  It's morning and Robert gets up, orders breakfast, and sets out to explore Paris. He ends up at a restaurant where he's distracted by a scene between a fussy customer and a hapless waiter. [G]

1:30 AM 
French In Action  "Bills of Fare III"  In a restaurant, a young couple order Sunday dinner. Robert, seated nearby, notices the woman is a blonde, and thinks she may be Mireille, but he can't tell. [G]

2:00 AM 
Unfinished Nation  "Pressures from Within"  War of 1812 magnifies need for internal improvements and stronger national government. Distinct patterns of American growth and expansion: areas of fur trading, plantations, and farms. Monroe elected president; "Era of Good Feelings." War with Indians and economic depression of 1819. The Missouri Compromise temporarily resolves sectional differences; Monroe Doctrine asserts U.S. preeminence in hemisphere. [G]

2:30 AM 
Unfinished Nation  "He Brought The People with Him"  The controversial presidency of John Quincy Adams. Changing party politics ushers in "Age of Jackson." Struggles between the establishment and the Washington outsider. South Carolina's Nullification challenge, and Jackson's response. [G]

3:00 AM 
Discovering Psychology - Updated Edition  "Sensation and Perception"  Reveals how visual information is gathered and processed and how our culture, past experience and personal interests influence our perceptions. [G]

3:30 AM 
Discovering Psychology - Updated Edition  "Learning"  Illustrates the basic principles of classical and operant conditioning and demonstrates how the research of Ivan Pavlov, John Watson, Edward Thorndike and B.F. Skinner has influenced today's thinking about the nature of animal and human learning. [G]

4:00 AM 
Curiosity Quest  "Mushrooms"  Have you ever wondered how mushrooms are grown? Follow Joel Greene and the Curiosity Quest as they travel through the Monterey Mushrooms facility to learn how these fungi are grown. [P]

4:30 AM 
Biz Kid$  "More Bang for Your Buck"  What do you do when opportunity knocks? Learn how to recognize and act on new opportunities in your life and to be creative in problem solving. [G]

5:00 AM 
Growing a Greener World  "Organic Flower Power; All the Beauty-None of the Chemicals"  The multi-billion dollar flower industry is thriving, albeit in part by toxic pesticides, herbicides and other non-environmentally friendly chemicals. But there's a new niche in towns scattered across America; Grower's raising flowers using all-organic methods. [P]

5:30 AM 
Wild Kratts  "Tazzy Chris"  When Martin and Chris assist the Tasmanian Wildlife Service in tagging endangered Tasmanian Devils, they discover that Zach Varmitech has been kidnapping them to create a ferocious new Zachbot. Science Concepts: A healthy ecosystem has both predators and scavengers. [P]

6:00 AM 
Ciao Italia  "Cooking for Friends/Cucinando Per Gli Amici"  It's Sunday when Mary Ann visits Christina and Carla Pallotta, two sisters who are the driving force behind Nebo Restaurant in Boston, MA, where they're preparing their mom's favorite recipes for visiting friends. Ricotta Gnocchi with Rape and Pignola Nut Sauce, followed by Stuffed Breast of Veal, with Fontina Cheese Polenta and Wild Mushrooms on the side. [P]

6:30 AM 
The Jazzy Vegetarian  "Rockin' Moroccan Stew"  Host Laura Theodore prepares oven baked "Rockin' Moroccan Stew," which features a rainbow of veggies delicately infused with flavorful sweet and spice. Paired with "Quick Quinoa," it makes a hearty meal for any night of the week. [P]

7:00 AM 
Globe Trekker  "Globe Trekker Special: World War II in the Pacific"  Trekkers visit key locations in the Pacific, a region where great battles were fought and military history was made. [G]

8:00 AM 
This Old House  "Essex 2012/13, from Our House to Daryl's House"  Kevin points out the exterior details that bring the outside into the sunroom, like the slate floor tile installer Mark Ferrante is laying. Parged plaster, salvaged hearth tile and carefully stained quarter-sawn oak floors all work to revive the look of the original cottage. [P]

8:30 AM 
Woodturning Workshop  "Trent Bosh/Surface Decoration"  Master turner Trent Bosch shows Tim how he makes one of his famous carved platters. Trent does not stop at turning tools as he uses grinders, saws and chisels to shape this work of art. [P]

9:00 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]

9:30 AM 
b organic with Michele Beschen  "Dehydrated"  [P]

10:00 AM 
Lap Quilting with Georgia Bonesteel  "New Mexico Quilt News"  Ann Silva from Albuquerque, NM, opens up her quilt shop for a whirlwind viewing of the latest southwest quiltmakers. Learn from teacher Jane Houseman, artist Jane Wilson and meet Australia's Margaret Rolfe. [P]

10:30 AM 
Paint This with Jerry Yarnell  "The Homestead, Part 3"  At this point in the painting, Jerry applies final glow to sunset using a dry brush technique. Then applies intermediate details to house and then adds another layer of snow on ground and road area. [P]

11:00 AM 
Taste of Louisiana with Chef John Folse & Co.: Our Food Heritage  "St. Joseph's Day Altars"  Not only did the Italians bring a tremendous work ethic to Louisiana, they came with a love of family and an incredible faith. The St. [P]

11:30 AM 
Bake Decorate Celebrate!  "Star Struck"  [P]

12:00 PM 
Great Conversations  "Elizabeth Gilbert and Zz Packer"  Author Elizabeth Gilbert discusses her books Eat, Pray, Love and Stern Men with ZZ Packer, author of Drinking Coffee Elsewhere. Gilbert's skill as a writer traverses many genres. She has written for magazines as varied as GQ, The New York Times, SPIN, and Travel & Leisure. [G]

1:00 PM 
French In Action  "Bills of Fare II"  It's morning and Robert gets up, orders breakfast, and sets out to explore Paris. He ends up at a restaurant where he's distracted by a scene between a fussy customer and a hapless waiter. [G]

1:30 PM 
French In Action  "Bills of Fare III"  In a restaurant, a young couple order Sunday dinner. Robert, seated nearby, notices the woman is a blonde, and thinks she may be Mireille, but he can't tell. [G]

2:00 PM 
Unfinished Nation  "Pressures from Within"  War of 1812 magnifies need for internal improvements and stronger national government. Distinct patterns of American growth and expansion: areas of fur trading, plantations, and farms. Monroe elected president; "Era of Good Feelings." War with Indians and economic depression of 1819. The Missouri Compromise temporarily resolves sectional differences; Monroe Doctrine asserts U.S. preeminence in hemisphere. [G]

2:30 PM 
Unfinished Nation  "He Brought The People with Him"  The controversial presidency of John Quincy Adams. Changing party politics ushers in "Age of Jackson." Struggles between the establishment and the Washington outsider. South Carolina's Nullification challenge, and Jackson's response. [G]

3:00 PM 
Discovering Psychology - Updated Edition  "Sensation and Perception"  Reveals how visual information is gathered and processed and how our culture, past experience and personal interests influence our perceptions. [G]

3:30 PM 
Discovering Psychology - Updated Edition  "Learning"  Illustrates the basic principles of classical and operant conditioning and demonstrates how the research of Ivan Pavlov, John Watson, Edward Thorndike and B.F. Skinner has influenced today's thinking about the nature of animal and human learning. [G]

4:00 PM 
Curiosity Quest  "Mushrooms"  Have you ever wondered how mushrooms are grown? Follow Joel Greene and the Curiosity Quest as they travel through the Monterey Mushrooms facility to learn how these fungi are grown. [P]

4:30 PM 
Biz Kid$  "More Bang for Your Buck"  What do you do when opportunity knocks? Learn how to recognize and act on new opportunities in your life and to be creative in problem solving. [G]

5:00 PM 
The Electric Company  "Off Target"  A neighborhood kid, Marcus Barnes, has just found out he has the wordball power.well, kind of. [P]

5:30 PM 
Cyberchase  "True Colors"  Hacker becomes a good guy! Can this possibly be true? A new, reformed Hacker runs for election against Motherboard, claiming to have done five good deeds, and promising to turn over a new leaf. Can the kids find a counter example that proves Hacker is lying -- or will he be elected the new ruler of cyberspace? Guest voice: Al Roker as "Sam Vander Rom. [P]

6:00 PM 
Lidia's Italy In America  "Sicily In New York City"  The Sicilians were a large immigrant community in lower Manhattan and other areas of New York City, and they brought with them several dishes from their homeland. Today, Lidia celebrates the Sicilians with a Stuffed Calamari Dish and a Broccoli with Garlic and Anchovies. [P]

6:30 PM 
Cook's Country from America's Test Kitchen  "Grilling"  Bridget shows Chris how to make Grilled Thin-Cut Pork Chops and Grilled Potato Hobo Packs. Then, Adam reveals his top picks for grill tongs. [P]

7:00 PM 
Pati's Mexican Table  "A French Twist On Mexico"  A tasty look at the way French cuisine has historically influenced modern Mexican cooking, and simple techniques any American cook can manage with impressive results. Snapper in a Poblano Chile Sauce; Blissful Corn Torte; Cajeta Crepes with Toasted Pecans. [P]

7:30 PM 
Christina  "Wake Up and Smell The Toast"  It's time, people. Enough excuses; enough procrastinating. [P]

8:00 PM 
This Old House  "Essex 2012/13, from Our House to Daryl's House"  Kevin points out the exterior details that bring the outside into the sunroom, like the slate floor tile installer Mark Ferrante is laying. Parged plaster, salvaged hearth tile and carefully stained quarter-sawn oak floors all work to revive the look of the original cottage. [P]

8:30 PM 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Portugal's Heartland"  Rick eats barnacles in an old fishing town, marches with pilgrims, and views riches of the country's Golden Age. [G]

9:00 PM 
Travelscope  "Newfoundland - Winter/Summer"  Joseph travels to Canada's eastern-most province in winter and summer in search of cultural, scenic and wildlife adventures. [G]

9:30 PM 
Lidia's Italy In America  "Sicily In New York City"  The Sicilians were a large immigrant community in lower Manhattan and other areas of New York City, and they brought with them several dishes from their homeland. Today, Lidia celebrates the Sicilians with a Stuffed Calamari Dish and a Broccoli with Garlic and Anchovies. [P]

10:00 PM 
Cook's Country from America's Test Kitchen  "Grilling"  Bridget shows Chris how to make Grilled Thin-Cut Pork Chops and Grilled Potato Hobo Packs. Then, Adam reveals his top picks for grill tongs. [P]

10:30 PM 
Simply Ming  "Blue Ginger Chefs"  [P]

11:00 PM 
Taste of Louisiana with Chef John Folse & Co.: Our Food Heritage  "St. Joseph's Day Altars"  Not only did the Italians bring a tremendous work ethic to Louisiana, they came with a love of family and an incredible faith. The St. [P]

11:30 PM 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Portugal's Heartland"  Rick eats barnacles in an old fishing town, marches with pilgrims, and views riches of the country's Golden Age. [G]


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