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7:00 am 
Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About That!  "Gorillas in the Nest/Tale of a Dragon"  Gorillas in the Nest - Sally and Nick have made a sleepover tent on the floor. But it's not very comfortable. The Cat's friend Gordon the Gorilla knows how to make a comfortable bed. D
7:30 am 
Angelina Ballerina: The Next Steps  "Angelina and the Dragon Dance/Angelina's Opera"  Angelina and the Dragon Dance - Viki wants to perform a dragon dance with her partners for a school assignment. Her friends, however, have another idea and are too busy to listen to her. When Viki finally gets the chance to show them the celebratory dance from San Fran-cheese-co, her friends become inspired to perform the best dragon dance ever! Angelina's Opera - It's time for Chipping Cheddar's annual Cheese Day celebration and Angelina's class gets to present the cheese-related history to the whole town. D
8:00 am 
Bob the Builder  "Compromise & Competition"  Scrambler's Best Idea - The machines wonder whose idea will win the school playtime build competition. Scrambler is sure his tree house idea is the best! When the winner is announced, Roley's Timber Trail, Scrambler can't believe it! He decides to build his tree house on his own! Scrambler sneaks off to search for the perfect tree for his tree house, and comes across the materials for the Timber Trail. Surely no one will notice if he takes just a little? Scrambler tries to build his tree house but it's much harder than he thought. D
8:30 am 
Barney & Friends  "For The Fun of It and Starlight, Star Bright"  For the Fun of It: After BJ sees Terry play basketball, he wants to learn the teenager's fancy moves. He's trying so hard, but just can't seem to do it! More importantly, he's not even having fun anymore. After some advice from Barney and Terry, BJ decides to do his best and have fun! Educational theme: Practice, perseverance. D
9:00 am 
Wishbone  "Dances with Dogs"  This live-action program follows the exploits of Wishbone the dog and his human friends, Joe, David and Samantha through their adventures intheir hometown of Oakdale. Wishbone's everyday experiences trigger hi s imagination and he finds himself in scenes from classic works of literature. In this episode, Lee Natonabah, an Oakdale storyteller, teaches Joe the value of growing up with stories that connect with the past. D
9:30 am 
Idaho Reports 2014   Co-hosts Melissa Davlin and Aaron Kunz are joined weekly by political analysts Betsy Russell and Jim Weatherby along with other news professionals, to help provide a firsthand account of the week's events at the Idaho Legislature.G
10:30 am 
Consuelo Mack WealthTrack  "Investing In Muni Bonds"  Guests: Robert Amodeo, Head of Municipals, Western Asset Management; Robert DiMella, Co-Head, MacKay Municipal Managers. This week's Consuelo Mack WealthTrack focuses on the rising appeal of municipal bonds. Despite some negative headlines, top fund managers Robert Amodeo of Western Asset Management and Robert DiMella of MacKay Municipal Managers say there are opportunities to be had in munis. D
11:00 am 
To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe   Wendy Davis Accused of Flip Flopping on Abortion; New Study Says Women-Owned Businesses Do Better in Some Areas; Jane Pauley on Reinventing Yourself. PANELISTS: Former President and CEO of the Women's Campaign Fund Sam Bennett, Heritage Foundation's Jennifer Marshall, Danielle Moodie-Mills of the Center for American Progress, Political Strategist, Rina Shah. D
11:30 am 
McLaughlin Group   TOPICS: BONJOUR, PRESIDENT HOLLANDE!; RAND PAUL'S WRIT. PANELISTS: Pat Buchanan, Author and Columnist; Eleanor Clift, The Daily Beast; Mort Zuckerman, US New & World Report; Guy Taylor, The Washington Times. D
12:00 pm 
Painting and Travel with Roger & Sarah Bansemer  "The Bird House"  Roger creates a painting of a small bird house using acrylics. Sarah visits the studio of artist Rolf Holmquist in Eastern North Carolina who creates fanciful and artistic birdhouses from recycled and found items. D
12:30 pm 
Sewing with Nancy  "Sew Speedy Lone Star Quilts"  It's about time.for a speedy version of the Lone Star quilt design. The Lone Star Quilt pattern is noted for its beauty, striking design, and hmmm, difficulty to stitch. D
1:00 pm 
Fons & Porter's Love of Quilting  "Baby Owls at Play"  This bar quilt features 4-patches set on point in a classic blue and yellow combination with a pop of orange. Judy Hansen and Mary Fons demonstrate how slightly over-sizing your blocks can create more accurate trimmed blocks when piecing. They also share a tip for using a walking foot while piecing. D
1:30 pm 
Hometime  "Creekside Home Light & Glass"  Discover new ways to use light and glass in new homes and remodeling. D
2:00 pm 
Woodsmith Shop  "Planter Box & Outdoor Bench"  The editors of Woodsmith magazine cover the best ways to build and protect a planter box and an outdoor bench. D
2:30 pm 
This Old House  "Arlington Italianate Project 2014/Arlington Heights"  Arborist Matt Foti does some selective tree pruning, while Richard revisits the benefits of using PEX instead of copper for the water supply lines. Norm tours an 1872 Stick Style home in the neighborhood, and Tom shows Kevin how to convert a former doorjamb into a cased opening. D
3:00 pm 
Ask This Old House  "Fitting A Mattress Up A Narrow Staircase/Repairing a Light-Switch in Seattle"  Tom helps a homeowner fit a box spring mattress up a narrow staircase. Kevin and an electrician repair a light switch in Seattle. Richard shows many options for filtering drinking water. D
3:30 pm 
Growing a Greener World  "Common Ground Fair (Unity, ME)"  We visit a long-running New England fair that celebrates organic farming & rural living to see what information can be utilized by the home gardener. D
4:00 pm 
Dialogue  "Miss Representation"  Filmmaker Jennifer Seibel Newsom talks with host Marcia Franklin about making the documentary, Miss Representation, which explores how inaccurate portrayals of women by the media are connected to the under-representation of women in positions of power and influence.G
4:30 pm 
In The Americas with David Yetman  "Fiesta in the Yucatan: Maya Traditions"  Yetman visits the ancient Maya city of Tizimin in the Yucatan peninsula where pilgrims arrive annually on January 6 to celebrate Epiphany. The Festival of the Day of the Kings combines pre-Columbian and modern themes, all of them gilded with the touch of the Mayas.G
5:00 pm 
NOVA  "Great Cathedral Mystery"  The engineering behind the dome that crowns Florence's cathedral of Santa Maria del Fione, a Renaissance masterpiece and the world's largest masonry dome, is still debated among historians and engineers. Now a team of U.S. bricklayers helps build an experimental "mini-Duomo" using period tools and techniques to try to unravel how architect Filippo Brunelleschi managed it.G
6:00 pm 
PBS NewsHour Weekend   In just 30 years, Mexico has become one of the fattest countries in the world. With obesity levels rivaling the US, Mexico has launched a rigorous public health campaign - and has begun experimenting with taxes on sugary drinks and high-calorie snack foods. This Sunday, correspondent Martin Fletcher investigates how well that strategy is working - and what lessons US policymakers may learn from their Mexican counterparts. D
6:30 pm 
British Antiques Roadshow  "Hampton Court Castle 1"  Fiona Bruce and the team head for Hampton Court Castle, near Leominster, where the treasures include an important record of the days of early photography, an exquisitely decorated and moving book painted by an invalid in Victorian days, and a grandad's collection of jade turns out to be more valuable than previously thought.G
7:00 pm 
Outdoor Idaho  "Summit Idaho"  Cameras capture four groups of mountain climbers who reach the summits of four Idaho mountain peaks - Vienna Peak in the Sawtooth National Recreation Area, Gilmore Peak in the Lemhi Mountain Range, He Devil in the Seven Devils Mountains, and Scotchman Peak in Scotchman Peaks of the Panhandle. The steep assents in winter and summer culminate in magnificent views of four different Idaho terrains.G
7:30 pm 
Oregon Field Guide  "Mustangs of Oregon"  More wild horses now live in captivity than roam free on the open range.G
8:00 pm 
Masterpiece Classic  "Downton Abbey (S4 E6)"  When Robert and Thomas make a sudden trip, everyone's life becomes more complicated. Mary and Blake come together over pigs. An unwelcome visitor appears. Part 6 of 8G
9:00 pm 
Masterpiece Classic  "Downton Abbey (S4 E7)"  Robert and Thomas return from America. Bates disappears for a day. Edith prepares to go abroad. Suitors flock to Mary and Rose makes her move. Part 7 of 8G
10:15 pm 
Murder on the Home Front   When young women are found murdered amid the chaos of the London Blitz of World War II, brilliant Home Office pathologist Dr. Lennox Collins embarks on his first murder case with his newly recruited assistant Molly Cooper. They soon clash with the police over who the main suspect is and employ groundbreaking forensic techniques to save a seemingly innocent man from the gallows.G
11:45 pm 
New Chilling Tales  "Yellow Wallpaper"  The second tale is from the 19th century story THE YELLOW WALLPAPER, by Charlotte Perkins Gilman. Actress Jane Merrow stars as a woman confined to an old nursery in a dilapidated Victorian home to help calm her nerves after a breakdown. However, the opposite happens. Idaho's Stitch Marker also appears in these shorts that Merrow produced in Idaho. Part 2 of 2G
7:00 am 
Dialogue  "Miss Representation"  Filmmaker Jennifer Seibel Newsom talks with host Marcia Franklin about making the documentary, Miss Representation, which explores how inaccurate portrayals of women by the media are connected to the under-representation of women in positions of power and influence.G
7:30 am 
Outdoor Idaho  "Summit Idaho"  Cameras capture four groups of mountain climbers who reach the summits of four Idaho mountain peaks - Vienna Peak in the Sawtooth National Recreation Area, Gilmore Peak in the Lemhi Mountain Range, He Devil in the Seven Devils Mountains, and Scotchman Peak in Scotchman Peaks of the Panhandle. The steep assents in winter and summer culminate in magnificent views of four different Idaho terrains.G
8:00 am 
Oregon Field Guide  "Elk Babies, Quagga Mussels, Paulina Lake Lodge"  A 17-year study seeks to answer why the death rate of Rocky Mountain Elk calves is so high in north central Oregon. The state braces for an invasion of Quaggas, tiny European mussels.G
8:30 am 
Roadtrip Nation  "Vancouver, Canada - Jackson Hole"  The team drives into Canada to meet Heather Cameron, prop stylist and story producer, in Vancouver, British Columbia, to discover how she created her own path in life, combining nature, home, beauty, and photography. From there, they travel to Jackson Hole, Wyoming, where they have a chance encounter with cowboy and horse trainer, Grant Golliher of the Diamond Cross Ranch, who challenges them to face their fears and discover more about themselves. D
9:00 am 
Alan Alda in Scientific American Frontiers  "The Dark Side of the Universe"  Alda joins astronomers as they wrestle with implications of their latest discoveries that indicate we see only a tiny fraction of the cosmos. Much of it may be dark matter or dark energy.G
10:00 am 
NOVA  "Great Cathedral Mystery"  The engineering behind the dome that crowns Florence's cathedral of Santa Maria del Fione, a Renaissance masterpiece and the world's largest masonry dome, is still debated among historians and engineers. Now a team of U.S. bricklayers helps build an experimental "mini-Duomo" using period tools and techniques to try to unravel how architect Filippo Brunelleschi managed it.G
11:00 am 
Wild Caribbean  "Secret Shores"  This miniseries explores the Caribbean's rich mix of natural life. The final episode journeys from the rainforests of the Panama Canal to the Barrier Reef of the Americas, the world's second-largest coral system. Part 4 of 4G
12:00 pm 
Globe Trekker  "Ice Trekking The Alps"  While ski touring from Chamonix to Zermatt, Zay takes in Mont Blanc and the Matterhorn along the way and crosses into three countries - France, Italy and Switzerland. He masters the technique of off-piste skiing in powder snow and learns to negotiate his way out of a deep crevasse.G
1:00 pm 
Dialogue  "Miss Representation"  Filmmaker Jennifer Seibel Newsom talks with host Marcia Franklin about making the documentary, Miss Representation, which explores how inaccurate portrayals of women by the media are connected to the under-representation of women in positions of power and influence.G
1:30 pm 
McLaughlin Group   TOPICS: BONJOUR, PRESIDENT HOLLANDE!; RAND PAUL'S WRIT. PANELISTS: Pat Buchanan, Author and Columnist; Eleanor Clift, The Daily Beast; Mort Zuckerman, US New & World Report; Guy Taylor, The Washington Times. D
2:00 pm 
Biz Kid$  "Fundraising Can Be Fun"  Have a worthy cause? Then host a worthy fundraiser. This episode shows how to organize volunteers, choose the right venue, get the word out, and keep expenses low. Learn the right way to do the right thing. D
2:30 pm 
Oregon Field Guide  "Burrowing Owls, Carpenter Ants, Crosscut Sawyer"  Burrowing owls flourish in a protected buffer of sagebrush desert surrounding the Hanford Nuclear Weapons complex but in the Tri-Cities area they are moving on due to loss of habitat. The show also takes an in-depth look at the carpenter ant and how to control its destructive nature.G
3:00 pm 
Cook's Country from America's Test Kitchen  "Sweet On Texas"  Test cook Bridget Lancaster reveals the secrets to a Texas favorite, Tres Leches Cake. Then, tasting expert Jack Bishop challenges host Christopher Kimball to a tasting of sweetened condensed milk. And finally, test cook Julia Collin Davison shows Chris how to make Magic Chocolate Flan Cake. D
3:30 pm 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Italy's Amalfi Coast"  Rick visits the trendy resort of Positano on the Amalfi coastline, south of Naples. He also takes in the charms of Sorrento, the ancient Greek temples of Paestum, and the iridescent Blue Grotto beneath the Isle of Capri.G
4:00 pm 
NOVA  "Great Cathedral Mystery"  The engineering behind the dome that crowns Florence's cathedral of Santa Maria del Fione, a Renaissance masterpiece and the world's largest masonry dome, is still debated among historians and engineers. Now a team of U.S. bricklayers helps build an experimental "mini-Duomo" using period tools and techniques to try to unravel how architect Filippo Brunelleschi managed it.G
5:00 pm 
Billy The Kid: American Experience   This is a story of a child born to impoverished Irish immigrants, who leads a hardscrabble, itinerant life, coming of age in a lawless corner of New Mexico. An Irish immigrant ring controls all money-making endeavors, with the Mexican population frequently cheated out of property. Henry McCarty, known as Billy the Kid, is ensnared in a centuries-old Irish-English conflict on the plains of the Southwest.G
6:00 pm 
Butch Cassidy & The Sundance Kid: American Experience   In the 1890s, the exploits of Robert Leroy Parker (Butch Cassidy) and Harry Alonzo Longabaugh (Sundance Kid) and the Wild Bunch Gang captivated Americans by seeming to vanish into thin air after robbing banks and trains in the American West. This film traces their outlaw career and success in eluding the Pinkerton detectives and other lawmen.G
7:00 pm 
Independent Lens  "Spies of Mississippi"  This film tells the story of a secret spy agency formed by the state of Mississippi to preserve segregation during the 1950s and 1960s. Granted broad powers, the commission investigated citizens and organizations in attempts to derail the civil rights movement.G
8:00 pm 
Pain, Pus and Poison  "Pain"  Dr. Michael Mosley learns what pain is and how the sensation is conveyed to an injured person. He traces the history of morphine, the world's first pharmaceutical, from its discovery at the beginning of the 19th century and the 200-year journey of scientific breakthrough, discovery and self-experimentation. Part 1 of 3G
9:00 pm 
Billy The Kid: American Experience   This is a story of a child born to impoverished Irish immigrants, who leads a hardscrabble, itinerant life, coming of age in a lawless corner of New Mexico. An Irish immigrant ring controls all money-making endeavors, with the Mexican population frequently cheated out of property. Henry McCarty, known as Billy the Kid, is ensnared in a centuries-old Irish-English conflict on the plains of the Southwest.G
10:00 pm 
Butch Cassidy & The Sundance Kid: American Experience   In the 1890s, the exploits of Robert Leroy Parker (Butch Cassidy) and Harry Alonzo Longabaugh (Sundance Kid) and the Wild Bunch Gang captivated Americans by seeming to vanish into thin air after robbing banks and trains in the American West. This film traces their outlaw career and success in eluding the Pinkerton detectives and other lawmen.G
11:00 pm 
Independent Lens  "Spies of Mississippi"  This film tells the story of a secret spy agency formed by the state of Mississippi to preserve segregation during the 1950s and 1960s. Granted broad powers, the commission investigated citizens and organizations in attempts to derail the civil rights movement.G
7:00 am 
Ask This Old House  "Fitting A Mattress Up A Narrow Staircase/Repairing a Light-Switch in Seattle"  Tom helps a homeowner fit a box spring mattress up a narrow staircase. Kevin and an electrician repair a light switch in Seattle. Richard shows many options for filtering drinking water. D
7:30 am 
Woodturning Workshop  "Desktop Water Fountain"  Tim gets wet behind the ears as he creates a three level desktop water fountain out of bowl blanks. You will learn what type of water pump to use and how to use epoxy for a beautiful waterproof finish. D
8:00 am 
Growing a Greener World  "Backyard Chickens (Raleigh, NC)"  Everything you need to know in one episode, from selecting and caring for chicks & adult chickens to housing options on any budget. D
8:30 am 
Katie Brown Workshop  "Engagement"  Celebrate an engagement by throwing a magical party that is deceivingly easy. Projects: twiggy rose arrangements and lantern centerpieces. Recipes: hangar steak sandwich and pasta salad. D
9:00 am 
Taste of Louisiana with Chef John Folse & Co.: Our Food Heritage  "Famous African-Americans"  Louisiana is home to many famous African-Americans. Tiwanna Simpson introduces us to "King" Oliver, Mahalia Jackson, Fats Domino and Louis Armstrong. In West Africa, chicken was a festive dish served to honored guests. D
9:30 am 
Grannies On Safari  "Western Cape, South Africa & Botswana"  They begin their adventure in glorious Cape Town with excursions to the Cape of Good Hope and the wine lands. The Grannies board "The Pride of Africa" on Rovos Rail - accommodated in a restored vintage car - for a two-day trip to Pretoria that includes a stop at the famous Kimberly Gold Mines. While in Botswana, the ladies visit the set of the popular television series "The Ladies #1 Detective Agency" and meet with the Oodi Weavers. D
10:00 am 
Art Wolfe's Travels to the Edge  "Kenya: Masai Mara and El Karama"  Art goes eye-to-eye with thousands of wildebeest and zebra during the Great Migration of East Africa. An old friend and bush pilot helps him capture aerial patterns of the herds and flocks of flamingos.G
10:30 am 
Travelscope  "Mozambique, Africa"  On Mozambique's Bazaruto Archipelago Kuta Katila means, "Roll your reed mat out on the sand, lay back and relax." Always ready to follow local customs, Joseph does exactly that at the Indigo Bay Island Resort and Spa on Bazaruto Island and at the Azura Resort on Benguerra Island. Joseph continues to practice the fine art of Kuta Katila on the sparkling beaches and in the turquoise waters of the Bazaruto Marine National Park. D
11:00 am 
Growing Old in a New Age  "Societal and Political Aspects of Aging"  Considers individual and governmental responsibilities for the health care and financial support of older citizens. Experts and elders examine the political clout of advocacy groups, older women, and minority elders. D
12:00 pm 
Arts In Every Classroom: A Workshop for Elementary School Teachers, The  "Workshop 6. Role of Assessment In Curriculum Design"  As the Learner Teams continue working on their own units, they examine strategies for determining how well students meet unit objectives. By revisiting the lessons in the first four programs, they discover how to build formative and summative assessments into the units that they are developing. D
1:00 pm 
Art of the Western World  "Age of Reason, An Age of Passion"  Part I: The playful fantasy and provocative subjects of the Rococo style practiced by Watteau, Fragonard, and Boucher gave way to strict Rationalism, which insisted on morality in art and the purity of classical form, as seen in the works of David. Part II: Striving for individual expression, Romantic painters Goya, Gericault, and Delacroix demonstrated a range of styles and subjects. D
2:00 pm 
Artifacts & Fiction: Workshop In American Literature  "Workshop 5. Domestic Architecture"  Furniture placement and interior design are two of many aspects of domestic architecture that relay information about social attitudes and norms of behavior. This session explores what these interior spaces reveal about the cultural setting and period of a literary text. D
3:00 pm 
Science In Focus: Force and Motion  "Making An Impact"  What would happen if an asteroid were to hit the surface of the earth? How large a crater would the impact create? In this workshop, the ideas of force and motion are introduced, as seventh-grade students drop balls to simulate asteroid impacts. By varying a ball's mass, the height from which it is dropped, or the material being struck, the students explore what factors affect the size of the crater. They also learn about data collection and the proper use of measurement units.G
4:00 pm 
Hands On Crafts for Kids  "Shadows"  The definition of a shadow is a dark image projected onto a surface when light is blocked by the shade of an object. It's what gives your project dimension. First, make silhouettes of your friends. D
4:30 pm 
Signing Time!  "Going Outside"  Alex, Leah, Hopkins and Rachel experience the great outdoors while learning signs for nature. D
5:00 pm 
Jacques Pepin: More Fast Food My Way  "The Egg First!"  Jacques begins with hard cooked eggs used as a garnish in asparagus fans with mustard sauce. Seared in moments, scallops grenobloise is served with potato gratin with cream.G
5:30 pm 
America's Test Kitchen from Cook's Illustrated  "Two Ways with Fish"  Test cook Bridget Lancaster uncovers the secrets to perfect Poached Fish Fillets with Sherry-Tomato Vinaigrette. Then, science expert Guy Crosby explains the science of poaching in oil. Next, tasting expert Jack Bishop challenges host Christopher Kimball to a tasting of oyster crackers. D
6:00 pm 
Chef John Besh's New Orleans   Chop Salad, Redfish Courtbouillon, and Strawberry Sorbet. D
6:30 pm 
Chef's Life  "Collard Green Queen"  Vivian spends the morning with her neighbors, the Mills brothers, participating in their 100-year-old all-male family tradition of making collard kraut. Vivian visits Warren at Brother's farm to talk about the Eastern Carolina ingredient with a cult following, the cabbage collard. Vivian prepares for an event called Terra Vita, where she will serve three courses to 100 people and make collards the star they deserve to be. D
7:00 pm 
Ask This Old House  "Fitting A Mattress Up A Narrow Staircase/Repairing a Light-Switch in Seattle"  Tom helps a homeowner fit a box spring mattress up a narrow staircase. Kevin and an electrician repair a light switch in Seattle. Richard shows many options for filtering drinking water. D
7:30 pm 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Denmark: Beyond Copenhagen"  Rick visits Aarhus with its ruddy affluence, charming open-air museum and well-preserved ancient bog man. Roskilde is impressive with its royal burial church and the best Viking ship museum anywhere.G
8:00 pm 
Rudy Maxa's World  "South Africa: Safari"  Rudy experiences the wildlife of South Africa - lions, giraffes, elephants and dozens of other animals in their natural habitat. Wildlife photographer Joe Pontecorvo films this episode to bring the excitement of the wild into the living room.G
8:30 pm 
Jacques Pepin: More Fast Food My Way  "The Egg First!"  Jacques begins with hard cooked eggs used as a garnish in asparagus fans with mustard sauce. Seared in moments, scallops grenobloise is served with potato gratin with cream.G
9:00 pm 
America's Test Kitchen from Cook's Illustrated  "Two Ways with Fish"  Test cook Bridget Lancaster uncovers the secrets to perfect Poached Fish Fillets with Sherry-Tomato Vinaigrette. Then, science expert Guy Crosby explains the science of poaching in oil. Next, tasting expert Jack Bishop challenges host Christopher Kimball to a tasting of oyster crackers. D
9:30 pm 
Pati's Mexican Table  "Mexican-Style Kids' Party"  Fun, kid-friendly and (mostly!) finger food that you'd find at a children's party in Mexico, adapted for American parties at home. A special guest shows up to make dessert! Crazy Corn; Chicken Flautas; Chocolate and Cajeta Cupcakes. D
10:00 pm 
Clodagh's Irish Food Trails  "The Skelligs, Co Kerry"  NULL
10:30 pm 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Denmark: Beyond Copenhagen"  Rick visits Aarhus with its ruddy affluence, charming open-air museum and well-preserved ancient bog man. Roskilde is impressive with its royal burial church and the best Viking ship museum anywhere.G
11:00 pm 
Theater Talk   Prolific writer/actor Charles Busch and actress Julie Halston join us to discuss Busch's new play The Tribute Artist, about a man who begins impersonating his elderly landlady after she dies, in order to keep her Greenwich Village townhouse. Also, actor/playwright John Cariani and Transport Group Artistic Director Jack Cummings III discuss their revival of Cariani's romantic comedy Almost, Maine, which ran briefly Off-Broadway in 2006 but has since gone on to become one of the frequently licensed plays around the world and the number one most produced play in American high schools, passing Shakespeare, Spoon River Anthology and even Our Town. D
11:30 pm 
Closer to Truth  "What Is Time?"  To appreciate Time is to touch the texture of reality. Does Time differ from our common perceptions of it? Is Time fixed or flexible?. D
7:30 am 
Education of Harvey Gantt   The pivotal story of a young black man who enrolled at Clemson College in 1963, making him the first African American accepted to a white school in South Carolina. The absence of drama or violence surrounding Gantt's enrollment was the result of nearly two years of detailed preparation and planning on the part of college administrators, state politicians and business leaders.G
8:00 am 
Outdoor Idaho  "You Can't Get There from Here"  This episode visits the town of Roosevelt, now under water; travels into the wilderness on the Selway River; descends into a secret cave; and profiles a wilderness pilot.G
8:30 am 
Dialogue  "Miss Representation"  Filmmaker Jennifer Seibel Newsom talks with host Marcia Franklin about making the documentary, Miss Representation, which explores how inaccurate portrayals of women by the media are connected to the under-representation of women in positions of power and influence.G
9:00 am 
AfroPop: The Ultimate Cultural Exchange  "Boys of Summer"  The Curacao youth baseball team faces injuries and obstacles as they try to maintain their winning streak at the Little League World Series in Williamsport, Penn. Team manager Vernon Isabella and his players also learn the meaning of national pride while travelling from a humble ball field in the Caribbean to the international spotlight and back. D
10:30 am 
Education of Harvey Gantt   The pivotal story of a young black man who enrolled at Clemson College in 1963, making him the first African American accepted to a white school in South Carolina. The absence of drama or violence surrounding Gantt's enrollment was the result of nearly two years of detailed preparation and planning on the part of college administrators, state politicians and business leaders.G
11:00 am 
Moyers & Company  "Putting Political Corruption On Ice"  This week on Moyers & Company, two Americans fighting the good fight against greed and corruption (check local listings). First, David Simon, former crime reporter and creator of the TV series The Wire and Treme, talks with Bill Moyers about the triumph of capital over democracy. ". D
11:30 am 
Asia This Week   NULL
12:00 pm 
Washington Week   NULL
12:30 pm 
McLaughlin Group   TOPICS: BONJOUR, PRESIDENT HOLLANDE!; RAND PAUL'S WRIT. PANELISTS: Pat Buchanan, Author and Columnist; Eleanor Clift, The Daily Beast; Mort Zuckerman, US New & World Report; Guy Taylor, The Washington Times. D
1:00 pm 
1:30 pm 
European Journal  "Ukraine: Protestors' Right to Rise Up"  Ukraine: Reinforcements from Lviv - Many of the opponents of the government currently demonstrating in Kiev come from western Ukraine. A great deal of the support comes from Lviv. The mayor of Lviv is especially proud of his city. D
2:00 pm 
America ReFramed  "The Prep School Negro"  uAndre Robert Lee and his sister grew up in the ghettos of Philadelphia. Their mother struggled to support them by putting strings in the waistbands of track pants and swimsuits in a local factory. When Andre was 14 years old, he received what his family believed to be a golden ticket, a full scholarship to attend one of the most prestigious prep schools in the country. D
3:30 pm 
Education of Harvey Gantt   The pivotal story of a young black man who enrolled at Clemson College in 1963, making him the first African American accepted to a white school in South Carolina. The absence of drama or violence surrounding Gantt's enrollment was the result of nearly two years of detailed preparation and planning on the part of college administrators, state politicians and business leaders.G
4:00 pm 
Local USA  "Drive Like A Girl"  "Drive Like A Girl" follows New York's champion all-girls robotics team, The Iron Maidens, just one year after they beat more than 60 male-dominated teams in a regional competition. Though they advanced to the national stage in Atlanta, Ga., they lost before winning it all. D
4:30 pm 
Closing The Gap  "Skipping Up/Still Segregated"  "Skipping Up" - Set primarily in Mark Twain Middle School in San Antonio, Texas, Skipping Up follows a group of eighth graders as they finish their year in the Middle School Partners Program, a new and highly successful dropout-prevention project that helps students who were previously behind catch up quickly. Students in the program have seen their chances of dropping out fall from 90% to 10% while their tests scores in many cases exceed that of their peers, and it has generated national interest as a model for schools with significant Latino populations. From the PBS series AMERICAN GRADUATE: VAMOS A LOGRARLO! SHORTS. D
5:00 pm 
Idaho Reports 2014   Co-hosts Melissa Davlin and Aaron Kunz are joined weekly by political analysts Betsy Russell and Jim Weatherby along with other news professionals, to help provide a firsthand account of the week's events at the Idaho Legislature.G
6:00 pm 
African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross  "Into The Fire (1861-1896)"  Into the Fire examines the most tumultuous and consequential period in African American history: the Civil War and the end of slavery, and Reconstruction's thrilling but tragically brief "moment in the sun." From the beginning, African Americans were agents of their own liberation, forcing the Union to confront the issue of slavery by fleeing the plantations and taking up arms to serve with honor in the United States Colored Troops. After Emancipation, African Americans sought to realize the promise of freedom-rebuilding families shattered by slavery; demanding economic, political and civil rights; even winning elected office. D
7:00 pm 
Butch Cassidy & The Sundance Kid: American Experience   In the 1890s, the exploits of Robert Leroy Parker (Butch Cassidy) and Harry Alonzo Longabaugh (Sundance Kid) and the Wild Bunch Gang captivated Americans by seeming to vanish into thin air after robbing banks and trains in the American West. This film traces their outlaw career and success in eluding the Pinkerton detectives and other lawmen.G
8:00 pm 
Outdoor Idaho  "You Can't Get There from Here"  This episode visits the town of Roosevelt, now under water; travels into the wilderness on the Selway River; descends into a secret cave; and profiles a wilderness pilot.G
8:30 pm 
Dialogue  "Miss Representation"  Filmmaker Jennifer Seibel Newsom talks with host Marcia Franklin about making the documentary, Miss Representation, which explores how inaccurate portrayals of women by the media are connected to the under-representation of women in positions of power and influence.G
9:00 pm 
Nature  "The Animal House"  From termites' towering metropolises to prairie dogs' underground cities complete with heating, cooling and intersecting highways, NATURE goes above ground and underground on this tour of the homelife of wildlife. Guided by instinct, animal architects have developed some of the most innovative and practical dwellings in the world.G
10:00 pm 
African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross  "Into The Fire (1861-1896)"  Into the Fire examines the most tumultuous and consequential period in African American history: the Civil War and the end of slavery, and Reconstruction's thrilling but tragically brief "moment in the sun." From the beginning, African Americans were agents of their own liberation, forcing the Union to confront the issue of slavery by fleeing the plantations and taking up arms to serve with honor in the United States Colored Troops. After Emancipation, African Americans sought to realize the promise of freedom-rebuilding families shattered by slavery; demanding economic, political and civil rights; even winning elected office. D
11:00 pm 
Global Voices  "Young Yakuza"  Meet the Japanese Mafia's latest son: a 20 year old named Naoki, part of a surging, decade-long wave of juvenile delinquency in Japan. As Naoki rejects school, jobs and family, his desperate mother decides to take one last chance to save him--by handing him over to the Mafia for one year and letting him choose his own path. D

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