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6:00 am 
Second Opinion  "Colon Cancer"  While screening for colon cancer is effective, it does not identify problems 100% of the time. Discover the symptoms and physical changes that may help with an early diagnosis of colon cancer. D
6:30 am 
Essential Pepin  "Classic Conclusions"  Crepes A La Confiture; Orange Souffle Crepes; Baked Alaska; Apricot And Pistachio Souffle. D
7:00 am 
Barbecue University with Steven Raichlen  "Grilling with Wood"  Cooking over hardwood trumps cooking over charcoal for several reasons. Main one? Flavor. In this episode, Steven Raichlen tells you what you need to know about selecting the proper woods and matching them to your menu, building the perfect fire, and coaxing the maximum flavor out of your grilling. D
7:30 am 
Simply Ming  "Organic Rice Vinegar & Honey"  Guest Chef: Sheila & Marilyn Brass. You've heard the saying, "you can catch more flies with honey than vinegar" Well, forget the flies-you can catch anything if you combine the two of them, because then you get a wonderful, light sweet and sour sauce, especially if you use Asian rice vinegar, as Ming does when he cooks up his Best Ever Baby Back Ribs with Honey-Sesame Glaze, a light Honey Grilled Shrimp with Corn and Jicama Salad, and finally an appetizer that is sure to please, his Sesame Tempura Cod with Honey-Vinegar Dipping Sauce. Then, joining Ming will be the James Beard nominated queens of comfort food, Marilyn and Sheila Brass, who will use today's master pair in their Chicken and Mango Salad with Toasted Cashews. D
8:00 am 
Pati's Mexican Table  "Chorizo"  Who doesn't love sausage? Chorizo, the Mexican version, is a deep-burnt-reddish explosion of fresh, moist, exotically seasoned flavor. When it's fried, it becomes crisp and incredibly savory. This episode will explore the difference between Mexican chorizo sausage and its Spanish, Central American and South American cousins. D
8:30 am 
New Scandinavian Cooking  "Fire in the Belly"  Andreas examines how fire changed the way people cook. With an open fire and local salmon, he makes gravlax from an ancient recipe and a local fish soup, before traveling to Japan to discover the secrets of uncooked fish. D
9:00 am 
Cook's Country from America's Test Kitchen  "Chicken Two Ways"  Bridget Lancaster shows host Christopher Kimball how to make roast lemon chicken with real lemon flavor. then, tasting expert Jack Bishop challenges Chris to a tasting of store-bought chicken noodle soup, and Chris reveals tips and techniques about cooking with chicken. Finally, Erin McMurrer uncovers the secrets to chicken Parmesan in a skillet!. D
9:30 am 
Joanne Weir's Cooking Confidence  "Kicking Up The Classics"  Joanne and her student Lauren give comfort food a kick preparing a 30 minute lamb and black bean chili and hiding a red pepper jelly surprise inside corn muffins. Recipes: Thirty-Minute Lamb and Black Bean Chili and Spicy Red Pepper Jelly-Filled Corn Muffins. Student: Lauren Eastman, Public Relations Executive. D
10:00 am 
America's Test Kitchen from Cook's Illustrated  "Sweet Summer Endings"  Test cook Julia Collin Davison uncovers the secrets to fresh Strawberry Pie. Next, equipment expert Adam Ried reviews paring knives in the Equipment Corner. And finally, test cook Yvonne Ruperti shows host Christopher Kimball how to make the ultimate Summer Peach Cake, and science expert Guy Crosby reveals why water makes pie pastry tough. D
10:30 am 
Scrapbook Memories  "Cards"  First is Julianna Hudgins and card making 101. Then, we depart a little from cards to meet special guest Nikki Sivils as she shows how to make patterned paper work together on layouts. Finally, Julie Fei-Fan Balzer creates watercolor cards. D
11:00 am 
Paint This With Jerry Yarnell  "Evening Glow, Part 1"  (16x20 Acrylic) This snowy landscape makes a wonderful greeting card. The lesson starts by under painting the sky with Gesso and then creating the horizontal glow with light orange in the blue sky, being sure to darken the corners. Next, the various values of distant landscape are added, keeping everything soft and smudgy. D
11:30 am 
12:00 pm 
This Old House  "Bedford Project, Part 11 of 16"  Landscape contractor Roger Cook installs a 3,000-pound slab of reclaimed granite for the front step. Meanwhile, general contractor Tom Silva installs new wood windows in the addition that come with exterior trim already attached and finished in the factory. In the next town over, in Concord, Massachusetts, master carpenter Norm Abram stops in to see the progress on the period restoration of the Colonel James Barrett house, a little known house that played a big role in the American Revolution. D
12:30 pm 
Ask This Old House  "Installing A Front Porch Light; Splitting Firewood"  Host Kevin O'Connor works with an electrician in Atlanta to install a front porch light. Then Kevin, along with general contractor Tom Silva, landscape contractor Roger Cook and plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey, asks, "What Is It?" Afterward, Roger shares with Kevin a tip for efficiently splitting firewood. And Richard helps a homeowner who has hot water coming from his cold water faucet. D
1:00 pm 
American Woodshop  "Shaker Rockers"  Perfectly designed American-inspired originals. D
1:30 pm 
Rough Cut - Woodworking with Tommy Mac  "Standing Mirror"  The Standing Mirror in this episode of Rough Cut is one of Tommy's favorite projects, due to its simple design augmented by Paul Schurch's magnificent marquetry. On this episode's Road Trip, Tommy visits Schurch's studios in Santa Barbara, California, where Paul demonstrates basic marquetry. D
2:00 pm 
MotorWeek  "Drivers' Choice Awards"  2012 Drivers' Choice Awards. Goss' Garage: Air Filters. D
2:30 pm 
America's Heartland   An Iowa farm family adds fine wines to the products made on their farm. A young Tennessee couple finds success with artisanal cheeses. Sun dried tomatoes save the farm for a California family. D
3:00 pm 
NOVA  "Crash of Flight 447"  A team of seasoned pilots, engineers and safety experts examine the evidence that emerges in the weeks following the disappearance of the Rio de Janeiro to Paris flight that flew straight into a towering thunderstorm. Expert testimony, messages from the plane's computer system, CGI weather reconstructions and an airbus simulator provides a forensic view of events.G
4:00 pm 
Antiques Roadshow  "Philadelphia, Pa - Hour 2"  Experts orchestrate a symphony of appraisals, including a very valuable Alexander Calder maquette (scale model), a stunning collection of Camera Work magazines, and a very rare handcrafted chair by master Arts and Crafts furniture maker Charles Rohlf.G
5:00 pm 
Antiques Roadshow UK  "Birmingham"  Objects under scrutiny include a skull-handled walking cane bought at a boot sale, which turns out to be very valuable, an Edwardian dressing case and a collection of signed portraits from Hollywood's leading performers of the 1950s and 1960s.G
5:30 pm 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Athens and Side Trips"  Rick tours the must-sees of ancient Athens, then takes the fast-paced pulse of the modern city. On side trips, he visits the ruins of the mystical oracle at Delphi and takes a fast boat to the traffic-free island of Hydra.G
6:00 pm 
European Journal  "The Vatican's Cloak & Dagger Story"  The Vatican Cloak and Dagger Story - The "Vatileaks" affair, with its stolen papers and anonymous threats, has rocked the Vatican. The tiny city-state presents itself as the victim of blackmailers, but there are doubtless powerful interests at play behind the scenes. Pope Benedict XVI's former butler stands accused of stealing confidential letters and other papers and passing them to unknown clients. D
6:30 pm 
BBC Newsnight  "Special"  NULL
7:00 pm 
The Lawrence Welk Show  "My Blue Heaven"  This show features Jo Ann Castle performing "Hello Dolly" and Arthur Duncan's tribute to Bill "Bojangles" Robinson. Norma Zimmer sings the aria "One Fine Day" by Puccini. The show culminates with a patriotic segment celebrating Flag Day.G
8:00 pm 
Are You Being Served?  "Change Is As Good As A Rest"  Mr. Grace plays musical chairs with the departments. Ladies' and Gentle-mens' Wear find themselves in the toy department.G
8:31 pm 
Keeping Up Appearances - The Memoirs of Hyacinth Bucket  "Singing for Emmet"  Hyacinth is still eager to impress Emmett with her prowess as a singer, especially now that he is divorced and has moved in next door with his sister Liz.G
9:00 pm 
As Time Goes By  "The Picnic"  Judy, Jean's daughter, is besotted with Lionel while Alistair is smitten with Jean. Lionel and Jean hope the younger pair will hit it off together.G
9:30 pm 
Outnumbered   Mum tries to keep peace in a car with a new-age auntie, a bewildered grandfather, and three fractious kids while stuck in traffic. Meanwhile, Dad is waiting outside the Headmaster's office, after an ill-judged joke.G
10:01 pm 
The Red Green Show  "What A Dump"  The Lodge proposes itself to the city of Toronto as an ideal place to dump garbage. Red makes an elaborate automated firewood chopper.G
10:30 pm 
Vicar of Dibley 2004 Christmas Special   Everyone in Dibley is determined to celebrate Geraldine's 10th anniversary as the first female vicar of England's most eccentric parish. However, the Christmas carol-writing competition produces the worst rhyming couplets ever written and Geraldine barely manages to head off a plan to have a stripper at the Christmas Eve cocktail party. Other disasters and complications culminate in a most unusual Midnight Mass.G
11:25 pm 
Doctor Who Series  "The Lodger"  In a house on Aickman, there is a staircase that people go up, but never down. To solve the mystery of the man upstairs, the Doctor must pass himself off as a normal human being, and share a flat with Craig Owens.G
6:00 am 
Sesame Street  "Wing in a Sling"  Big Bird is happily roller skating along Sesame Street. Uh-oh! Crash! Big Bird falls down! Chris runs over to help Big Bird who has injured his wing. Chris suggests they visit Dr. Berger so she can take a look, while the Count offers to watch Hooper's store until Chris and Big Bird get back. D
7:00 am 
Curious George  "Wheels on the Bus/Seed Trouble"  George and the Man get off at the wrong stop and the bus leaves with the Man's portfolio inside!G
7:30 am 
Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About That!  "Blue Feet Are Neat/A Little Reef Magic"  Blue Feet Are Neat - Nick and Sally are trying out their new blue rubber boots but they keep getting stuck in the mud! Cat knows just who can help them - Buster, the Blue-footed Booby bird. Buster is only too happy to show them how his wide, flat blue feet help him move easily over the muddy shore. With Cat's help to make their boots wide and flat, Sally and Nick can now walk across the mud without getting stuck - just like Buster! Reef Magic - Nick has difficulty learning a "disappearing" magic trick, when who should appear but The Cat in the Hat! He takes Nick and Sally to the coral reef of Scoobamareen. D
8:00 am 
Super Why! Around The World Adventure   Comprised of episodes #214 ("Around the World Adventure") and #206 ("Naila and the Magic Map"), this SUPER WHY! special takes the Super Readers around the world in back- to-back adventures. In the first half, with the help of their teacher, Wyatt and his friends have contacted a girl from another school over the computer and are wondering where she lives. The Super Readers take a trip around the world with a wacky explorer named Wobblebottom, who is on the hunt for his friend Sophie. D
9:00 am 
The Electric Company  "One Smart Cookie"  The Electric Company and Francine pretend to be the characters from the Casey Calloway book series in order to solve a mystery and win the title of Master Detective. D
9:30 am 
Wild Kratts  "A Huge Orange Problem"  While Chris and Martin are off searching for the endangered Orangutan in the deep forests of Borneo, back at the Tortuga HQ Aviva, Koki and Jimmy get carried away swinging on vines and their muscles so get incredibly sore that they can't do anything. The bros attempt to rush back with the first aid kit but a huge orangutan keeps tossing them back into the forest. Here they learn that orangutans use a special leaf and chew it into a lotion to ease muscle soreness, and return with this orangutan medicine to help their friends. D
10:00 am 
WordWorld  "Superhero Sheep/Pirate Ship"  Superhero Sheep: Sheep becomes Word World's first superhero, saving the day with the letter "S"! Duck is eager to be her trusty sidekick, but Sheep repeatedly points out that "superheroes don't need help." But Sheep learns that everyone needs help sometimes when she gets stuck on top of Pig's barn and it's up to Duck to save her. Pirate Ship: While playing on the beach, Sheep, Duck and Shark find a message in a bottle. D
10:30 am 
WordGirl  "Wordbot/Mount Rush Here"  WORDBOT - In order to get back at WordGirl for destroying his robots, Tobey builds a robot replica of WordGirl named WordBot. When WordBot gets jealous and turns against Tobey, WordGirl and Tobey are forced to team-up in order to defeat WordBot. Vocabulary Words: Devoted, Backfire. D
11:00 am 
Outdoor Idaho  "The Foothills"  The backdrop for Idaho's Statehouse and the city of Boise is also the instant getaway for people in the Treasure Valley with more than 10,000 acres set aside through a voter-approved levy and more than 135 miles of trails. Runners, walkers, mountain bikers, wildflower hunters, wildlife watchers and more make year around use of the Foothills, which merge into the Boise Ridge, topped by Bogus Basin Ski Resort.G
11:30 am 
Mexico -- One Plate at a Time with Rick Bayless  "Todos Santos Magic"  Maybe it's the water, maybe it's the desert, but there's definitely magic in the charming Baja town called Todos Santos. It all starts at Art & Beer, a funky roadside bar on the outskirts of town that serves generous cocktails and outstanding appetizers. Then Rick checks into the Hotel California before meeting up with his local buddy, Sergio Jaurequi, for a history lesson about the town's disappearing and reappearing water supply. D
12:00 pm 
Katie Brown Workshop  "South of the Border"  Capture the flavor and flair of what lies south of the border with festive food and fun projects. In the Kitchen: Speedster Chili, Zesty Turkey Enchiladas, Easy and Delicious Guacamole. Projects: A feather-adorned picture frame. D
12:30 pm 
Paint This With Jerry Yarnell  "The Guardian, Part 3"  In this segment, Jerry takes his students through the process of sketching in the large dead tree in the foreground paying special attention to the foreshortened limb that the Hawk is sitting on and the hollow stump. Then, he shows how to under-paint the tree and give it 3-Dimensional form. D
1:00 pm 
Essential Pepin  "Economical Offal"  Pork Liver Pate; Roast Sausage With Potatoes; Braised Sweetbreads In Mirepoix; Braised Tongue With Lentils. D
1:30 pm 
Pedal America  "In Search of the Raystown Ray - Raystown Lake, Pennsylvania"  Learn the story of The Allegrippis Trail System at Raystown Lake, Pennsylvania as Ira David introduces mountain biking to beginners while hoping to catch a glimpse of this town's version of the Loch Ness Monster. D
2:00 pm 
Dialogue  "Idaho Wildlife Summit"  NULL
2:30 pm 
MotorWeek  "Drivers' Choice Awards"  2012 Drivers' Choice Awards. Goss' Garage: Air Filters. D
3:00 pm 
America's Test Kitchen from Cook's Illustrated  "Gnocchi and Panzanella"  Test cook Bridget Lancaster shows host Christopher Kimball how to make foolproof Gnocchi at Home. Next, gadget guru Lisa McManus reveals her top pick for rotary graters. Then, Chris discusses with science expert Guy Crosby the science of soil and its effect on the taste of tomatoes. D
3:30 pm 
Passport to Adventure  "Baja California's Best Kept Secret!"  No timeshare hawkers, high rises or massive resorts; just quiet coves and pristine islands for kayakers, gorgeous desert for mountain bikers, the original California missions, and an unspoiled Mexican town. In this episode, hosts Julie Conover and Mark Jennings discover the secrets of the real Baja. Whether they are kayaking along the coast, or riding mules through the hinterland, the drama and mystique of the desert is a constant force. D
4:00 pm 
Globe Trekker  "Spanish Islands"  Alex Riley explores the Balearics and the Canary Islands.G
5:00 pm 
Sierra Center Stage  "Roy Rogers & The Delta Rhythm Kings"  Considered one of the modern masters of slide guitar, Roy is an eight-time Grammy nominee and Grammy winning producer (John Lee Hooker, Ramblin' Jack Elliott). Roy is joined by special guests Phil Aaberg, Norton Buffalo, Shana Morrison, and Tom Rigney - This show features interviews with Bonnie Raitt and Sammy Hagar. "One of the rare guitar heroes who values feeling over flash. D
6:00 pm 
Austin City Limits  "Rosanne Cash/Brandi Carlile"  Cash is backed up by a full band with her husband, John Leventhal, on lead guitar. Most of her songs are from her album, The List, that draws on the 100 songs her father, Johnny Cash, described as essential country songs. Carlile blows the roof off with her big voice and exciting music.G
7:00 pm 
Great Performances  "Harry Connick, Jr. In Concert On Broadway"  The three-time Grammy Award winner is backed by his big band and a 12-piece string section with Connick on both a Steinway grand and an upright honky-tonk piano at New York's Neil Simon Theater. The show was taped July 2010 and features Connick performing a mix of standards, original compositions and New Orleans street music. Songs include "We Are in Love," "The Way You Look Tonight," "St. James Infirmary Blues" and "Bourbon Street Parade."G
8:30 pm 
Front Row Center  "Cheap Trick"  Well known for their four decades of almost non-stop touring and new music, the group combines their famous power pop and melodic sounds as they rock out in this special concert. Seventeen studio albums under their belt make for so many great songs including favorites like "Surrender," "Dream Police" and "I Want You to Want Me.". D
9:30 pm 
Sierra Center Stage  "Roy Rogers & The Delta Rhythm Kings"  Considered one of the modern masters of slide guitar, Roy is an eight-time Grammy nominee and Grammy winning producer (John Lee Hooker, Ramblin' Jack Elliott). Roy is joined by special guests Phil Aaberg, Norton Buffalo, Shana Morrison, and Tom Rigney - This show features interviews with Bonnie Raitt and Sammy Hagar. "One of the rare guitar heroes who values feeling over flash. D
10:30 pm 
Austin City Limits  "Rosanne Cash/Brandi Carlile"  Cash is backed up by a full band with her husband, John Leventhal, on lead guitar. Most of her songs are from her album, The List, that draws on the 100 songs her father, Johnny Cash, described as essential country songs. Carlile blows the roof off with her big voice and exciting music.G
11:30 pm 
Great Performances  "Harry Connick, Jr. In Concert On Broadway"  The three-time Grammy Award winner is backed by his big band and a 12-piece string section with Connick on both a Steinway grand and an upright honky-tonk piano at New York's Neil Simon Theater. The show was taped July 2010 and features Connick performing a mix of standards, original compositions and New Orleans street music. Songs include "We Are in Love," "The Way You Look Tonight," "St. James Infirmary Blues" and "Bourbon Street Parade."G
6:00 am 
Christina Cooks  "Aphrodisiacs"  Christina whips up a menu proven to enhance romance, from Penne with Artichokes and Garlic to an Avocado "Margarita.". D
6:30 am 
Grannies On Safari  "Varanasi - India's Spiritual Capital & Bangalore - A Commercial Star"  The Grannies make a pilgrimage on bicycle rickshaws to the "Ganga Ma" or Mother Ganges, a place of life and death revered in the Hindu religion. They observe day and evening celebrations, rituals and even participate. They visit a factory famous for Varanasi silk and of course shop! A quick flight to Southern India and to the city of Bangalore, a known major tech metropolis, brought new experiences. D
7:00 am 
Burt Wolf: Travels & Traditions  "Las Vegas"  Discover how the ancient Roman Feast of Saturn (a 2000-year-old festival) has been turned into a 24-hour-a-day celebration, see how the Vegas Strip became the prototype for shopping strips around the world, learn about the relationship of marriage and food, look into the history of gaming. D
7:30 am 
Burt Wolf: Travels & Traditions  "Cayman Islands"  As Christopher Columbus was sailing back to Spain at the end of his fourth and final voyage to the New World, a storm came up between Panama and Haiti and pushed him off course. It pushed him to the west, directly into the islands that are now known as the Cayman Islands. Burt tours the island and discovers the history of scuba diving as he swims with the stingrays. D
8:00 am 
Burt Wolf: Travels & Traditions  "U.S. Virgin Islands"  Columbus visited these islands during his second voyage and thought they were so beautiful that he named them after the 11,000 virgins of Saint Ursula. Burt tours the three major islands of St. Thomas, St. D
8:30 am 
Katie Brown Workshop  "Wedding"  Guest chef Snow serves leg of lamb, gourmet grilled cheese and a plum and almond cobbler. Projects include a simple wedding itinerary and a wrap-around twig vase.G
9:00 am 
Joanne Weir's Cooking Confidence  "Dinner Dance Or Swept Off My Feet"  Joanne starts her class with a challenge, presenting her French student Pascal three variations on the classic French sauce aioli. Then they are both swept off their feet by Joanne's twist on the classic combination of chicken and salad. Recipes: Aioli and Variations, "Oven-Fried" Chicken Legs, and Butter Lettuce and Avocado with Lime Vinaigrette. D
9:30 am 
Simply Ming  "Charles Phan & Wok-Stirring"  The wok- there's a reason why everyone from college students to Italian chefs have one of these in their kitchen. Stir-frying is a technique that can be your best friend when you need to cook on the fly, which is exactly what Ming is doing on this episode of SIMPLY MING. He'll enlist the help of Charles Phan, the chef who put great Vietnamese food on the map in San Francisco. D
10:00 am 
Hubert Keller: Secrets of a Chef  "Easy Frozen Desserts"  Two great frozen desserts are on the menu today including a delicious chocolate sorbet and a fruity, raspberry frozen yogurt. Chocolate Sorbet in White Chocolate Cups; Raspberry Frozen Yogurt.G
10:30 am 
Lidia's Italy In America  "Eastern Seaboard: A Shell of a Good Time"  NULL
11:00 am 
Survival: Lives in the Balance  "The Struggle to Breathe (Philippines)"  This group of shows tell of health issues in different parts of the world. In the Philippines, 19-month-old Nazario can barely breathe. He has pneumonia, the world's No.1 child killer. Nazario has been coughing for weeks. Part 1 of 4G
12:00 pm 
Seasons of Life  "Childhood and Adolescence (Ages 6-20)"  This program examines the years before and during adolescence and the stressful task of molding an identity while the biological and social clocks are out of synch.G
1:00 pm 
Growing Old in a New Age  "Maximizing Physical Potential of Older Adults"  Considers ways to develop the greatest physical potential in an aging individual while compensating for the effects of aging. Elders describe how lifestyle choices have helped them maintain an active, healthy life. D
2:00 pm 
Teaching Channel   Follow a new teacher as she works with mentors to improve her skills in two weeks. Students discover different ecosystems inside and outside of the classroom. Join a science teacher as she introduces a dichotomous key to identify species. D
3:00 pm 
Essential Science for Teachers: Earth and Space Science  "Session 2. Every Rock Tells A Story"  How can we use rocks to understand events in the Earth. D
4:00 pm 
Expanding Canon: Teaching Multicultural Literature In High School, The  "Workshop 7. Critical Pedagogy: Octavia E. Butler and Ruthanne Lum Mccunn"  In Part I, Cathie Wright-Lewis. D
5:00 pm 
Burt Wolf: Travels & Traditions  "The Grand Bahamas"  The early maps of the New World show the islands of the Bahamas as a chain that runs in an arc from the east coast of Florida to the top of Hispaniola. It was where Columbus first arrived in the Americas and each of its islands has a distinct culture. Burt takes us on a tour of the Grand Bahamas to find out what's grand. D
5:30 pm 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Milan and Lake Como"  Rick peeks at Italy's highest fashion, fanciest delis, grandest cemetery and greatest opera house in Milan, plus takes in Leonardo da Vinci's painting of The Last Supper.G
6:00 pm 
Christina Cooks  "Aphrodisiacs"  Christina whips up a menu proven to enhance romance, from Penne with Artichokes and Garlic to an Avocado "Margarita.". D
6:30 pm 
Grannies On Safari  "Varanasi - India's Spiritual Capital & Bangalore - A Commercial Star"  The Grannies make a pilgrimage on bicycle rickshaws to the "Ganga Ma" or Mother Ganges, a place of life and death revered in the Hindu religion. They observe day and evening celebrations, rituals and even participate. They visit a factory famous for Varanasi silk and of course shop! A quick flight to Southern India and to the city of Bangalore, a known major tech metropolis, brought new experiences. D
7:00 pm 
Burt Wolf: Travels & Traditions  "Las Vegas"  Discover how the ancient Roman Feast of Saturn (a 2000-year-old festival) has been turned into a 24-hour-a-day celebration, see how the Vegas Strip became the prototype for shopping strips around the world, learn about the relationship of marriage and food, look into the history of gaming. D
7:30 pm 
Burt Wolf: Travels & Traditions  "Cayman Islands"  As Christopher Columbus was sailing back to Spain at the end of his fourth and final voyage to the New World, a storm came up between Panama and Haiti and pushed him off course. It pushed him to the west, directly into the islands that are now known as the Cayman Islands. Burt tours the island and discovers the history of scuba diving as he swims with the stingrays. D
8:00 pm 
Burt Wolf: Travels & Traditions  "U.S. Virgin Islands"  Columbus visited these islands during his second voyage and thought they were so beautiful that he named them after the 11,000 virgins of Saint Ursula. Burt tours the three major islands of St. Thomas, St. D
8:30 pm 
Katie Brown Workshop  "Wedding"  Guest chef Snow serves leg of lamb, gourmet grilled cheese and a plum and almond cobbler. Projects include a simple wedding itinerary and a wrap-around twig vase.G
9:00 pm 
America's Test Kitchen from Cook's Illustrated  "Italian Comfort Classics"  Host Christopher Kimball visits a Vermont farm to learn about chickens, old and new. Then, test cook Bridget Lancaster shows Chris how to make authentic Chicken Canzanese (Italian braised chicken). Next, gadget guru Lisa McManus reveals the test kitchen's favorite gadgets. D
9:30 pm 
Simply Ming  "Charles Phan & Wok-Stirring"  The wok- there's a reason why everyone from college students to Italian chefs have one of these in their kitchen. Stir-frying is a technique that can be your best friend when you need to cook on the fly, which is exactly what Ming is doing on this episode of SIMPLY MING. He'll enlist the help of Charles Phan, the chef who put great Vietnamese food on the map in San Francisco. D
10:00 pm 
Mexico -- One Plate at a Time with Rick Bayless  "Confessions of a Carnita-Vore"  Carnitas - chunks of pork cooked slowly in lard until they're golden and crisp on the outside and meltingly tender inside - are a weekend family tradition in Mexico. At the Medellin Market in Mexico City, Rick gives us an insider's look at how they're made every Saturday and Sunday in a huge copper cauldron, and served up with fresh corn tortillas and crispy chicharron (pork cracklings). But what if a carnitas craving strikes and you're not in Mexico on a weekend? No worries. D
10:30 pm 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Helsinki and Tallinn: Baltic Sisters"  Rick explores the capitals of Finland and Estonia to sample each country's history, art and distinct love of life. In Helsinki, he finds a neoclassical old town, modern flair for design and steamy saunas. Tallinn offers medieval charms and new-found prosperity.G
11:00 pm 
Habitable Planet, The  "Atmospheric Pollution"  Once released, air pollutants react chemically with each other under solar radiation to become even more dangerous secondary pollutants. A company in the Northeast U.S. tracks the emission of pollutants at street level, while an international long-term study follows plumes of pollution from Mexico City across the continent and beyond. D
11:30 pm 
Habitable Planet, The  "Earth's Changing Climate"  Tropical glaciers are the world's thermometers; their melting is a signal that human activities are warming the planet. A California project tries to predict whether natural ecosystems will be able to absorb enough additional carbon dioxide from the atmosphere in the next 50 years to mitigate the full impact of human-induced greenhouse gas emissions. D
6:00 am 
The War of 1812   "The War of 1812" explores this significant event from divergent points of view. Leading historians, battle re-enactors and historic images help bring this defining conflict to life. D
8:00 am 
Consuelo Mack WealthTrack  "Investing In America"  Guests: Richard Bernstein, Chief Executive Officer, Richard Bernstein Advisors Bill Wilby, Private Investor, Former Portfolio Manager, Oppenheimer Global Fund. This week on Consuelo Mack WealthTrack, "Financial Thought Leader" Richard Bernstein, one of Wall Street's top ranked strategists for years, and "Great Investor" Bill Wilby, former portfolio manager of the number one-ranked Oppenheimer Global Fund, discuss why they believe the U.S. is the best place in the world to invest right now and for years to come. D
8:30 am 
Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly   Healthy Visions - One of the most critical times in a young person's life is the high school years, a time during which many teens suffer from, low self-esteem and experiment with drugs and unsafe sex. Judy Valente reports on Healthy Visions, a successful values-based program in Ohio and northern Kentucky public schools, that attempts to deal with the issues teenagers confront Abbot Nicholas Vreeland - The Dalai Lama has appointed an American Buddhist monk, Nicholas Vreeland, to be abbot of Rato monastery in India, one of the most important monasteries in Tibetan Buddhism. The Tibetan spiritual leader instructed Vreeland to be "a bridge between East and West. D
9:00 am 
World Peace and Other 4th Grade Achievements   WORLD PEACE AND OTHER 4TH GRADE ACHIEVEMENTS interweaves the story of a remarkable educator and the extraordinary game he developed to demonstrate the complexities of peace and global conflict. Teacher John Hunter's World Peace Game is a hands-on political simulation exercise in which students tackle real-world military, economic and environmental issues. The nine- and 10-year-olds divide into groups, including nation states, the World Bank, United Nations officials, indigenous peoples and even arms dealers. D
10:00 am 
Outdoor Idaho  "The Foothills"  The backdrop for Idaho's Statehouse and the city of Boise is also the instant getaway for people in the Treasure Valley with more than 10,000 acres set aside through a voter-approved levy and more than 135 miles of trails. Runners, walkers, mountain bikers, wildflower hunters, wildlife watchers and more make year around use of the Foothills, which merge into the Boise Ridge, topped by Bogus Basin Ski Resort.G
10:30 am 
Dialogue  "Idaho Wildlife Summit"  NULL
11:00 am 
Need to Know   RAY SUAREZ ANCHORS. As part of its "Fixing America" series, Need to Know anchor RAY SUAREZ hosts a panel discussion about America's immigration policies. Among the topics: has President Obama reneged on his promises of immigration reform? Is Republican candidate Mitt Romney's proposal for "self-deportation" realistic? The guests include Eliseo Medina of the Service Employees International Union; Renku Sen, publisher of the new site "Colorlines," former Reagan administration official Linda Chavez and Mark Krikorian of the Center for Immigration Studies. D
11:30 am 
Inside Washington   Topics: 1.The candidates square off in Ohio, but not face-to-face. 2. D
12:00 pm 
The War of 1812   "The War of 1812" explores this significant event from divergent points of view. Leading historians, battle re-enactors and historic images help bring this defining conflict to life. D
2:00 pm 
To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe   Division of Labor: A recent study shows that 56% of women still do the majority of household chores, despite their gains in the workplace. Panelists discuss the consequences of this, salary and gender inequalities on women's stress. Baby Boxes: In Europe, safe and anonymous drop-off locations for unwanted newborns are gaining popularity. D
2:30 pm 
3:00 pm 
Consuelo Mack WealthTrack  "Investing In America"  Guests: Richard Bernstein, Chief Executive Officer, Richard Bernstein Advisors Bill Wilby, Private Investor, Former Portfolio Manager, Oppenheimer Global Fund. This week on Consuelo Mack WealthTrack, "Financial Thought Leader" Richard Bernstein, one of Wall Street's top ranked strategists for years, and "Great Investor" Bill Wilby, former portfolio manager of the number one-ranked Oppenheimer Global Fund, discuss why they believe the U.S. is the best place in the world to invest right now and for years to come. D
3:30 pm 
European Journal  "The Vatican's Cloak & Dagger Story"  The Vatican Cloak and Dagger Story - The "Vatileaks" affair, with its stolen papers and anonymous threats, has rocked the Vatican. The tiny city-state presents itself as the victim of blackmailers, but there are doubtless powerful interests at play behind the scenes. Pope Benedict XVI's former butler stands accused of stealing confidential letters and other papers and passing them to unknown clients. D
4:00 pm 
Moyers & Company  "Dark Money In Politics"  "Let's face it," the founder of a super PAC recently told Mother Jones magazine. "Politics in this country is coin-operated." True enough, as evidenced by the billions projected to be spent in this year's elections -- untold amounts of it unleashed by the Supreme Court's 2010 Citizens United decision. D
5:00 pm 
Outdoor Idaho  "The Foothills"  The backdrop for Idaho's Statehouse and the city of Boise is also the instant getaway for people in the Treasure Valley with more than 10,000 acres set aside through a voter-approved levy and more than 135 miles of trails. Runners, walkers, mountain bikers, wildflower hunters, wildlife watchers and more make year around use of the Foothills, which merge into the Boise Ridge, topped by Bogus Basin Ski Resort.G
5:30 pm 
Dialogue  "Idaho Wildlife Summit"  NULL
6:00 pm 
Need to Know   RAY SUAREZ ANCHORS. As part of its "Fixing America" series, Need to Know anchor RAY SUAREZ hosts a panel discussion about America's immigration policies. Among the topics: has President Obama reneged on his promises of immigration reform? Is Republican candidate Mitt Romney's proposal for "self-deportation" realistic? The guests include Eliseo Medina of the Service Employees International Union; Renku Sen, publisher of the new site "Colorlines," former Reagan administration official Linda Chavez and Mark Krikorian of the Center for Immigration Studies. D
6:30 pm 
Inside Washington   Topics: 1.The candidates square off in Ohio, but not face-to-face. 2. D
7:00 pm 
The War of 1812   "The War of 1812" explores this significant event from divergent points of view. Leading historians, battle re-enactors and historic images help bring this defining conflict to life. D
9:00 pm 
Moyers & Company  "Dark Money In Politics"  "Let's face it," the founder of a super PAC recently told Mother Jones magazine. "Politics in this country is coin-operated." True enough, as evidenced by the billions projected to be spent in this year's elections -- untold amounts of it unleashed by the Supreme Court's 2010 Citizens United decision. D
10:00 pm 
10:30 pm 
11:00 pm 
Need to Know   RAY SUAREZ ANCHORS. As part of its "Fixing America" series, Need to Know anchor RAY SUAREZ hosts a panel discussion about America's immigration policies. Among the topics: has President Obama reneged on his promises of immigration reform? Is Republican candidate Mitt Romney's proposal for "self-deportation" realistic? The guests include Eliseo Medina of the Service Employees International Union; Renku Sen, publisher of the new site "Colorlines," former Reagan administration official Linda Chavez and Mark Krikorian of the Center for Immigration Studies. D
11:30 pm 
Inside Washington   Topics: 1.The candidates square off in Ohio, but not face-to-face. 2. D

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