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2:30 am 
MI-5  "Strike Force"  Tom goes underground - into the British Army - because MI5 has learned that after a winter of union discontent, there are plans afoot for strike action by the army, despite the possibility of impending war.G

3:30 am 
Serving America: Memories of Peace Corps   A mix of archival film and photographs, along with personal stories from former volunteers, tells a story of service and idealism. Interviews convey the volunteers' passion, commitment and bravery as they lived and worked in developing countries. From almost fatal obstacles to spiritual epiphanies, these men and women describe their transformative experiences.G

4:00 am 
Broadway: The American Musical  "Putting It Together (1980 - Present)"  Legendary as the "Abominable Showman," notorious producer David Merrick reconquers Broadway in 1980 with a smash adaption of the movie musical 42nd Street. But soon the biggest hits are arriving from an unexpected source - London. Producer Cameron Mackintosh redefines the business of show business as Cats, Les Miserables, The Phantom of the Opera and Miss Saigon become international blockbusters. Part 6 of 6G

5:00 am 
Mister Rogers' Neighborhood  "Mister Rogers Talks About Pets"  Mister Rogers visits the National Zoological Park in Washington, D.C. where he helps prepare food for the Giant Pandas. In the Neighborhood of Make-Believe, Ana endures the elaborate birthday parade and finally receives her birthday present a kitten to love and hug. D

5:30 am 
Curious George  "Dj George/Curious George Paints The Desert"  DJ George - It's George's lucky day when the Man with the Yellow Hat wins tickets to a Bonnie Smooth concert over the radio. But at the radio station, George's luck turns when he accidentally locks himself into the DJ booth just as Bonnie Smooth herself is scheduled to call in for an interview. Can a DJ teach a monkey how to operate a radio station through a sound proof window in time for the big call? Curious George Paints the Desert - While visiting the Quints during their desert vacation, George is thrilled when his new Native American friend makes a colorful sand painting of the happy monkey. D

6:00 am 
Wild Kratts  "The Food Chain Game"  Aviva wants to build a food web for the African savannah, so she devises a game and Martin and Chris accept her challenge! They will each start as a blade of grass and climb to the top of the food web in a game of "Power Suit Creature Tag." As they play, the brothers boost their knowledge of the complex relationships between predators and prey as well as the differences between herbivores and carnivores. D

6:30 am 
Peep and the Big Wide World/Pocoyo  "Finders Keeps/Quack Quiets The Universe"  Quack finds a perfect slice of bread. Quack tries to get some sleep. Pocoyo: Fussy Duck - Pato learns that half the fun of getting clean is getting dirty in the first place!. D

7:00 am 
Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About That!  "Minnie Meerkat/Leaves"  Minnie Meerkat - Sally and Nick are planning to camp out in the backyard, but there are some scary noises out there! Not to worry, The Cat's friend Minnie Meerkat can teach them all about camping safe. Off to Peekaboo Plains where a group of meerkats show them how they make their camp safe every night. Now Sally and Nick know what to do to feel safe in the backyard. D

7:30 am 
Angelina Ballerina: The Next Steps  "Angelina's Hiccups/Angelina and the Must-Have Bag"  Angelina's Hiccups - Angelina and her friends are preparing to go onstage for a performance when Angelina comes down with a bad case of the hiccups. Through a series of comical events, her friends do everything to try to help cure her! Angelina and the Must Have Bag - When all her friends have an "Eva the Diva" bag, Angelina desperately wants one too. After working hard to earn enough money for one, she discovers that being original and creative is much more exciting than following the crowd!. D

8:00 am 
Bob the Builder  "Take Your Time!"  Whizzy Dizzy - The team is building a new workshop for Bob, and Dizzy decides to show him she is the fastest machine on the job! As Bob and Wendy clear out the old workshop, Bob finds some things that are precious to him! Whizzing around to prove her speedy usefulness, Dizzy spills paint on the ground - and concrete into the tin of Grandpa Billy's tools! Then she quickly speeds off to recycle Bob's old frame! But when she returns, she discovers that not only has she set Grandpa Billy's tools into concrete; she's also thrown away Bob's precious frame! Dizzy has an idea to make up for the mistakes she's made. Wendy helps to mount the concreted tools in the rescued frame, and hang it over the door of the new workshop. When Bob sees his new sign, he's over the moon! Travis' New Garage - The team has a big job today, building Travis a surprise garage. D

8:30 am 
Franny's Feet  "Fancy Footwork/Mischievous Magpies"  A) Franny arrives at a dance studio, where she meets Robbie, a talented young boy who is too shy to dance in public. When the Highland dance troupe needs a new recruit, Franny's finds a way to reveal Robbie's talent. In Franny's Treasures, Franny prompts the audience to identify dance steps and styles. D

9:00 am 
Wishbone  "Paw Prints of the Thieves"  This live-action program follows the exploits of Wishbone the dog and his human friends, Joe, David and Samantha through their adventures in their hometown of Oakdale. Wishbone's everyday experiences trigger his imagination and he finds himself in scenes from classic works of literature. In this episode, Joe nearly gets suspended when he helps the school lunch lady donate leftover food to a local shelter. D

9:30 am 
Dialogue  "Kenneth Feinberg"  The Washington lawyer, whose firm specializes in mediation and dispute resolution, has acted as a government-appointed special master to settle million-dollar claims arising from the 9/11 terrorist attacks, and the BP Deepwater Horizon Disater Fund among other catastrophes. Feinberg's book Who Gets What was published earlier this year.G

10:00 am 
BBC Newsnight   NULL

10:30 am 
Consuelo Mack WealthTrack  "Financial Thought Leaders: John C. Bogle"  Guest: John C. Bogle, Founder, Vanguard; President, Bogle Financial Markets Research Center; Author, The Clash of the Cultures. This week's Consuelo Mack WealthTrack features an interview with one of the investment greats: John C. Bogle, Vanguard founder, index fund creator, and tireless advocate for the little guy, discusses how investors can succeed despite Wall Street's problems. D

11:00 am 

11:30 am 
McLaughlin Group   Petraeus Unbound; High Noon on Tax Cuts. Panelists: Pat Buchanan, Author and Columnist; Eleanor Clift, Newsweek; Susan Ferrechio, Washington Examiner; Paul Glastris, Washington Monthly. D

12:00 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

12:30 pm 
Sewing with Nancy  "Sewing with Nancy's 30th Anniversary Special, Part 1"  Reminisce with Nancy and a studio audience as she takes you behind the scenes over the past 30 years. Nancy commemorates 30 years on TV with a trip down memory lane. She introduces her family, friends, special guests, and several coworkers in this celebratory show with old TV clips, bloopers, and more. D

1:00 pm 
Quilting Arts  "Stitch, Quilt, and Finish"  It's hard to define the common elements of an art quilt, but at the most basic level all have stitching, quilting, and finishing plus the added element of a contemporary attitude. This episode begins with a segment taped on location with Valori Wells: fabric designer, sewer, and quilter. She presents a modern quilt featuring paint, embroidery, machine stitching, and specialty fabric-for an integrated design. D

1:30 pm 
Hometime  "Built-In Gas Grill"  The HOMETIME crew resets an outdoor natural stone island, covering it with granite and setting a new built-in gas grill. D

2:00 pm 
Woodsmith Shop  "Our 5 Favorite Shop Jigs"  To get more out of the time you spend in your shop, the Woodsmith editors share the handy jigs and fixtures they use every day. D

2:30 pm 
This Old House  "Old and New In Harmony"  Roger replaces the existing concrete front walk with a beautiful new bluestone design. Tom shows Kevin the modifications he specified on the replacement windows. On the third floor, tile contractor Mark Ferrante uses a shower waterproofing system. D

3:00 pm 
Ask This Old House  "Installing a New Kitchen Sink and Faucet/Installing Insulated Sidelights on a Front Door"  Plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey heads to Colorado Springs, Colorado, to install a brand new kitchen sink and faucet. Then, general contractor Tom Silva installs insulated sidelights on a front door. D

3:30 pm 
Growing a Greener World  "Behind The Scenes of a Flower Show (Seattle, Wa)"  A firsthand look at how these display gardens are created and how to get the most from your visit to any show. D

4:00 pm 
Moyers & Company  "Hurricanes, Capitalism & Democracy"  Hurricane Sandy wreaked havoc on the East Coast, but Naomi Klein says that the tragic destruction can also be the catalyst for the transformation of politics and our economy. On the next Moyers & Company (check local listings) the author of the international bestseller The Shock Doctrine joins Bill to discuss hurricanes, climate change, and democracy. Klein has been in New York visiting the devastated areas -- including those where "Occupy Sandy" volunteers are unfolding new models of relief -- as part of her reporting for a new book and film on climate change and the future. D

5:00 pm 
William and Mary   There are wedding bells for Molly and Rick, and Mary has some surprising news.G

6:00 pm 
NOVA  "Ultimate Mars Challenge"  To achieve its successful landing on Mars with its precious load of instruments, the rover Curiosity first had to parachute through the Martian atmosphere at twice the speed of sound, then be gently lowered to the planet's surface by "sky crane" - a first-of-its-kind system. NOVA joins the scientists and engineers responsible for Curiosity's on-the-ground experiments, and is there for the exhilarating moments after the successful landing.G

7:00 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

7:29 pm 
Oregon Field Guide  "Jim Rogers"  Former logger Jim Rogers has helped create one wilderness and is now pushing for protection for another area along the Elk River.G

8:00 pm 
Dust Bowl  "The Great Plow Up"  This film by Ken Burns chronicles the environmental catastrophe of the Great Plains during the 1930s. The frenzied wheat boom of the early 20th-century that plows the prairie lands becomes the victim of a decade-long drought that turns those lands into deserts and unleashes a pattern of massive, deadly dust storms. Twenty-six survivors of those hard times telling their stories and the eloquently written diaries of two women provide a narrative. Part 1 of 2G

10:00 pm 
New Tricks  "Ice Cream Wars"  Two families feuding over their rival ice cream businesses includes mysterious raids on their businesses and a shooting during a robbery. Police focused on suspects outside the families but now the UCOS team looks closer to home as the case is re-opened.G

11:00 pm 
Masterpiece Classic  "Downton Abbey (S1 E3)"  Growing into his role as heir, Matthew brings out the bitter rivalry between sisters Mary and Edith. Servants Thomas and O'Brien scheme against Bates, while head housemaid Anna is increasingly attracted to Bates. Lady Violet's winning streak in the flower show is threatened. Part 3 of 4G

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