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August 19, 2012
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BBC Newsnight   NULL
11:30 am 
Consuelo Mack WealthTrack  "Maximizing Social Security Benefits"  Guest: Mary Beth Franklin, Contributing Editor, InvestmentNews. Consuelo Mack WealthTrack reveals how to maximize your Social Security benefits, the only pension plan most Americans can count on. Award-winning financial planner and retirement expert Mary Beth Franklin shares little-known tips on how to get the most out of Social Security for you and your loved ones. D
12:00 pm 
12:30 pm 
McLaughlin Group   Paul Ryan's Run, Joe Biden Unchained, Deportations Deferred. Pat Buchanan, Author and Columnist; Eleanor Clift, Newsweek; Mort Zuckerman, US News & World Report; Clarence Page, Chicago Tribune. D
1:00 pm 
Painting and Travel with Roger & Sarah Bansemer  "Tavaras Boat Show"  Roger and Sarah Bansemer visit a colorful antique boat show in the small town of Tavares, Florida. Sarah takes a most unusual boat ride as Roger paints one of the antique boats. D
1:30 pm 
Sewing with Nancy  "Innovative Bags & Totes, Part 1"  Design smart and innovative bags by making easy changes to your pattern. Add a strap variation, work with a palette of fat quarters, use gathers and ruching accents for piping, plus more. You'll learn ways to make a bag with panache for a fraction of the cost of a designer bag. D
2:00 pm 
Fons & Porter's Love of Quilting  "Churn Dash"  Mary and guest Liz Porter demonstrate how to make half-square triangle units with a special tool. They will also share how to achieve a personal, scrappy style in your quilts. D
2:30 pm 
Hometime  "Outdoor Kitchen Island"  The HOMETIME crew builds an outdoor cooking island and anchors an outdoor lamp post. D
3:00 pm 
Woodsmith Shop  "Heirloom Tool Chest"  Woodworkers dream of building a custom chest for their fine tools. The Woodsmith editors show you how to make that dream come true. Start with a simple, easy-to-build plywood case. D
3:30 pm 
This Old House  "Barrington Project, Part 4 of 10"  With the exterior shingles going up on the house, builder Andy Tiplady shows host Kevin O'Connor why he's using red cedar instead of white, and how he is creating the signature flair on the building between the first and second floors. Inside, plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey shows Kevin how he's heating and cooling the house using a hydronic system that is integrated with a solar hot water system on the roof. Solar contractor Kevin Price also helps with solar panels for electricity, now that the price of the panels has come down 50 percent in the last four years. D
4:00 pm 
Ask This Old House  "Installing New Vinyl Trim; Installing a New Dishwasher"  Host Kevin O'Connor works with a siding contractor to install new vinyl trim around a window. Then, plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey helps a homeowner install a new dishwasher. D
4:30 pm 
Growing a Greener World  "Backyard Composting (Winston Salem, NC)"  Compost is the single most important amendment for creating healthy soil. Yet, many gardeners are confused when it comes to making it at home, and why it's important. In this information-packed episode, we meet with a soil scientist, and show you all you need to know to make it at home for free. D
5:00 pm 
Moyers & Company  "Confronting The Contradictions of America's Past"  Learning from our racial past is crucial to addressing America's current ethnic tensions, but only if we confront key historical contradictions. In an encore broadcast of Moyers & Company (check local listings), Khalil Muhammad helps bring these issues to light. Muhammad heads the New York Public Library's Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, and is the author of The Condemnation of Blackness, which connects American histories of race, crime and the making of urban America to modern headlines. D
6:00 pm 
William and Mary   It is Brendan's 18th birthday and the family prepares a house party to celebrate. William is keen to finally meet Kate's new boyfriend.G
7:00 pm 
Outdoor Idaho  "River of No Return: Idaho's Scenic Salmon"  The show profiles the river and the people who live, work and visit there. The Hog Heaven Muzzleloaders of Moscow attempt to run the Salmon River in a dug-out canoeG
8:00 pm 
Garrow's Law   A vicious riot erupts after polling has closed in the Westminster constituency. As the crowd parts, an old man lies on the ground, brutally clubbed to death. Garrow, alone and grieving, gets pulled into a complex web of conspiracy and cover-up, of political double-dealing and the abuse of power.G
9:00 pm 
Vera  "The Crow Trap"  A murder at a remote cottage takes DI Vera Stanhope back to a place full of childhood memories and an unsolved case from her earlier career. Delving into the local politics surrounding a controversial proposal to dig a quarry, the detective team finds motives in the unlikeliest of places, shadowy liaisons and conflicting sympathies.G
10:30 pm 
New Tricks  "The Fame Game"  In 1997, the newlywed Shivani Das was attacked on a canal towpath and has been in a coma ever since. With the help of Asian community liaison officer Sgt. Pushkar Guha, the team discovers Shivani believed she was being followed.G
11:30 pm 
Joseph Rosendo's Travelscope  "Christmas In Switzerland"  During visits to Lausanne, Montreau and Basel, Joseph goes to see a Christmas ornament artist, samples Swiss culinary specialties, journeys to old St. Nick's village, and has a close encounter with Father Christmas himself.G
11:00 am 
POV  "Steam of Life"  Filmmakers Joonas Bergh�ll and Mika Hotakainen tour Finland's saunas, from rural woods to city health clubs, to capture men speaking from the heart in the warmth created in the close quarters. The men talk of grief, hopes, joys and memories in a mix of pathos and humor. The film features countryside saunas created in rustic buildings, a motel, trailer and deserted phone booth as well as sleek modern city versions.G
12:00 pm 
Wild!  "Dolphins of the Shadowland"  It's almost impossible to study dolphins for extended periods of time in the open ocean. For this reason a pod of sixty bottlenose dolphins resident in New Zealand's Doubtful Sound provides a unique opportunity for scientists to improve our knowledge of these mysterious, appealing mammals. D
1:00 pm 
Globe Trekker  "East Texas"  Zay Harding visits Fort Worth, Dallas, Huntsville and the Johnson Space Center with Alan Bean in Houston.G
2:00 pm 
Need to Know  "Habitat Havoc"  SCOTT SIMON ANCHORS. This week, Need to Know examines high obesity and diabetes rates among children in poor, inner-city communities and describes the New York City health department's campaign to reverse the trend. Anchor Scott Simon interviews Ross Hammond of the Brookings Institute about whether the federal government can help solve the problem. D
2:30 pm 
McLaughlin Group   Paul Ryan's Run, Joe Biden Unchained, Deportations Deferred. Pat Buchanan, Author and Columnist; Eleanor Clift, Newsweek; Mort Zuckerman, US News & World Report; Clarence Page, Chicago Tribune. D
3:00 pm 
Biz Kid$  "Crash Course On Starting A Business"  So you've got an idea - now what? Check out this quick, but comprehensive course on business basics. You'll learn how to refine your ideas, make a business plan, identify funding sources, find a market, and of course, sell your service or product. Find out how two teen girls developed a $2 million business out of magnetic bottle caps. D
3:30 pm 
Oregon Field Guide  "Woodburn #3, Coastal Erosion, Cape Arago photo essay"  NULL
4:00 pm 
Cook's Country from America's Test Kitchen  "The Chemistry of Cakes"  Bridget Lancaster shows host Christopher Kimball how to make a perfect lemon Pudding cake with a custardy filling. next, equipment expert Adam Reid is reviewing hand mixers. then, Erin McMurrer reveals the seven steps to making foolproof angel Food cake at home, and finally, Adam uncovers the test kitchen's pick for a tube pan. D
4:30 pm 
Rick Steves' Europe  "London: Mod and Trad"  Rick finds London quintessentially English, yet cosmopolitan. He checks out the new - the Millenium Bridge and the British Museum's Great Court - and admires the old - well-wrapped mummies and a rare Leonardo.G
5:00 pm 
NOVA  "Rat Attack"  When the bamboo blooms every 48 years in the remote Indian state of Mizoram, it spurs an explosion in the rat population that feeds off the bamboo's fruit. NOVA follows this tale that includes destroyed crops and famine, and investigates why the bamboo flowers every half-century.G
6:00 pm 
Independent Lens  "Strong"  Cheryl Haworth is a young woman with a big dream: to be the strongest woman in the world. As the 300-pound U.S. Olympic weightlifter prepares for the Beijing 2008 Olympics, she struggles with injury, confidence and her place in the world where larger women are not readily accepted.G
7:00 pm 
Hatching: The Creation of Cirque Du Soleil's "Ovo"   This film follows the creative team during the two-year development process of Cirque du Soleil's Ovo production. The circus artists and their supporting cast build something entertainingly original, inspired by the beauty and movement found in the world of insects.G
8:00 pm 
Irish Tenors Ellis Island   Anthony Kearns, Ronan Tynan and Finar Wright perform on Ellis Island, remembering millions of immigrants who came to this country, Irish and non-Irish. The performance features music that would have been popular in the New York neighborhoods of the early 1900s.G
9:30 pm 
Loreena McKennitt: A Moveable Musical Feast   This performance documentary offers a look at the Canadian singer-songwriter's live act. Behind-the-scenes interviews with McKennitt, band members, crew and colleagues reveal the rigors of touring as her 2007 An Ancient Muse tour begins.G
10:00 pm 
Brit Floyd   Billed as the "world's greatest Pink Floyd show," the show features lasers, smoke machines, video montages of Floyd, and music drawn from the whole Pink Floyd discography. A Toronto fan and reviewer said the group is musically "absolutely spot on" and the original voices "emulated with eerie accuracy."G
11:30 pm 
Independent Lens  "Strong"  Cheryl Haworth is a young woman with a big dream: to be the strongest woman in the world. As the 300-pound U.S. Olympic weightlifter prepares for the Beijing 2008 Olympics, she struggles with injury, confidence and her place in the world where larger women are not readily accepted.G
11:00 am 
Baking with Julia  "Program 13"  Host Julia Child observes California's well-know baking teacher Flo Braker as she demonstrates the classic French technique for creating Ladyfingers Genoise, the batter of which is used as the base for a variety of miniature decorative cakes. D
11:30 am 
Julia and Jacques Cooking at Home  "Creamy Desserts"  Julia dons safety goggles and takes up a blowtorch to perfect her creme brule.G
12:00 pm 
Ethics In America  "Truth On Trial"  Is an attorney's first obligation to the court, the client, or the public? Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, Judge Robert Merhige, attorneys Floyd Abrams and Stanley Chesley, philosopher John Smith, and others debate civil litigation's ethical dilemmas.G
1:00 pm 
Principles for Principals  "Math/Science Skills"  In this workshop, principals examine what teachers, college and business leaders, and parents believe students should know and be able to do to be successful in math and science.G
2:00 pm 
Invitation to World Literature  "My Name Is Red"  Both an historical novel and a graphic murder mystery set among the miniaturists of the Ottaman court. With its focus on Istambul, a major crossroads of the world, it tells of the artistic/cultural contest between Europe and the East. Cast members include the book's Nobel-prize winning author, Orhan Pamuk, and its English translator, Erdag Goknar. D
2:30 pm 
Invitation to World Literature  "Odyssey"  Odysseus must travel the known and unknown world before he can return home to his beloved island kingdom of Ithaca. What does this ancient story say to readers today? In this program, Odysseus's story is given ancient and modern historical and philosophical context, and illustrated with centuries of art. Featured are theater director Mary Zimmerman, actor-director Tim Blake-Nelson, and psychologist/author Jonathan Shay. D
3:00 pm 
Connecting with the Arts: A Workshop for Middle Grades Teachers  "Workshop 6. What"  This program is about planning and teaching toward big ideas. D
4:00 pm 
Assessment In Math and Science: What's The Point?  "What'd I Get?"  Well-designed performance tasks give teachers the information necessary to evaluate the depth of students' understanding — but how can teachers determine nquality work? This workshop demonstrates how teachers can construct assessment tools for benchmarks of student understanding. The role of students in the construction of scoring tools and the process of assessment will be a primary focus. D
5:30 pm 
Hey Kids, Let's Cook  "Pumpkin Pancakes"  Did you really think the only thing you can do with pumpkin is make a pie? We're going to show you a yummy pancake recipe, that will remind you of a fresh pumpkin pie. And we'll top it off with unusual topping: apple butter, and served up with a frosty glass of low-fat milk. D
6:00 pm 
Essential Pepin  "Cozy Carbs"  Ricotta Dumplings With Red Pepper Sauce; Macaroni Beaucaire; Gnocchi Maison; Linguine With Clam Sauce And Vegetables. D
6:30 pm 
America's Test Kitchen from Cook's Illustrated  "New York-Style Pizza at Home"  Host Christopher Kimball visits Di Fara Pizza in Brooklyn to learn how to make the perfect New York-style pizza. Next, Chris goes into the kitchen with test cook Bridget Lancaster to learn the secrets to making the ultimate Thin-Crust Pizza at home. And finally, tasting expert Jack Bishop challenges Chris to a tasting of red wine vinegar. D
7:00 pm 
Primal Grill with Steven Raichlen  "Heat Without Meat"  Whether you're a vegetarian, feeding someone who doesn't eat meat, or simply crave meatless grilling from time to time, this show is for you. Smoked egg pate from Israel. (Think of it as turbocharged egg salad. D
7:30 pm 
Clodagh's Irish Food Trails  "Dublin and Dun Laoghaire"  NULL
8:00 pm 
Ask This Old House  "Installing New Vinyl Trim; Installing a New Dishwasher"  Host Kevin O'Connor works with a siding contractor to install new vinyl trim around a window. Then, plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey helps a homeowner install a new dishwasher. D
8:30 pm 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Belgium: Bruges and Brussels"  Rick goes from the powerhouse headquarters of the European Union to an area of delicate lace and back-lane bike rides in small-town Bruges.G
9:00 pm 
Equitrekking  "Great National Parks"  This episode takes a closer look at some of the remarkable landscapes, wildlife and adventures in the United States' National Parks. In each park, local guides share stories of the park's history and the natural environment, as host Darley Newman hikes, horseback rides and boats to explore the surroundings. Parks profiled include Bryce Canyon and Capitol Reef in Utah, the Great Smokey Mountains in North Carolina, Canyon de Chelly in Arizona, Kenai Fjords in Alaska, Haleakala National Park on Maui, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park on Hawaii's Big Island, Cumberland Island in Georgia and Yellowstone in Wyoming. D
9:30 pm 
Essential Pepin  "Cozy Carbs"  Ricotta Dumplings With Red Pepper Sauce; Macaroni Beaucaire; Gnocchi Maison; Linguine With Clam Sauce And Vegetables. D
10:00 pm 
America's Test Kitchen from Cook's Illustrated  "New York-Style Pizza at Home"  Host Christopher Kimball visits Di Fara Pizza in Brooklyn to learn how to make the perfect New York-style pizza. Next, Chris goes into the kitchen with test cook Bridget Lancaster to learn the secrets to making the ultimate Thin-Crust Pizza at home. And finally, tasting expert Jack Bishop challenges Chris to a tasting of red wine vinegar. D
10:30 pm 
Tommy Tang's Easy Thai Cooking  "Floating Markets, Ancient Practice/ Bangkok"  Thai B.B.Q. Chicken with sweet and lightly spicy Chili Sauce and Curry Fried Rice are cooked up.G
11:00 pm 
Joanne Weir's Cooking Confidence  "Never Too Young"  Joanne welcomes her youngest student Stella to class and they nestle in to create a menu of some of Joanne's favorite chilly weather dishes: roasted game hens with prosciutto and mushrooms and quinoa pilaf with dried blueberries and apricots. Recipes: Sweet and Hot Pepper Relish Crostini, Roasted Game Hens with Prosciutto di Parma and Mushrooms, and Quinoa Pilaf with Dried Blueberries and Apricots. Student: Stella Ginsberg, Student and Blogger. D
11:30 pm 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Belgium: Bruges and Brussels"  Rick goes from the powerhouse headquarters of the European Union to an area of delicate lace and back-lane bike rides in small-town Bruges.G
11:30 am 
POV  "Kings of Pastry"  Cameras capture the drama of the greatest pastry competition in the world - the Meilleurs Ouvriers de France awards, the country's Nobel Prize for pastry. Sixteen chefs, including Jacquy Pfeiffer, co-founder of Chicago's French Pastry School, whip up gorgeous, delectable, gravity-defying concoctions. Disasters and successes keep the tension high as they deliver their spun-sugar desserts to the display table.G
1:00 pm 
Global Voices  "Waiting for the Revolution"  For over 500 years the indigenous people of the Andes have had to endure racism and discrimination. Now, with democracy on their side, the time has come for a change. Following two newly elected indigenous leaders from the campaign trail to their first year in office, filmmaker Rodrigo Vasquez journeys into the heart of the democratic revolution in Bolivia. D
1:49 pm 
My Goal - Gold for My Country  "Medal Quest"  MEDAL QUEST kicks off with an introduction to "the best athletes in the world" -- the elite athletes of the Paralympic Games. Competing in sports as different as wheelchair basketball, archery, judo, cycling, and more, these American athletes personify the grit, the strategy, and the skill it takes to go for the gold. Watch the video, hear these athletes' stories, and see them compete around the world, as they prepare for the London Games, starting August 29, 2012. D
2:00 pm 
Global Voices  "Abc Colombia"  This portrait of a small rural community in a part of Colombia controlled entirely by paramilitary forces is rendered through the eyes of the children who grow up there and are often forced into very difficult choices. The documentary follows the young protagonists in this problematic setting through an entire school year, exploring some of the realities that nurture and perpetuate the violence in Colombia. D
3:00 pm 
Saving The Bay  "Marvel of Nature (Prehistory-1848)"  Robert Redford narrates this four-part miniseries that examines the largest estuary on the Pacific Coast of both North and South America, and the most invaded aquatic ecosystem in North America - California's San Francisco Bay. Photo-realistic animation illustrates the formation of the Bay following the last Ice Age. The episode introduces the first inhabitants of the shores, and continues through European exploration and settlement - Spanish, Russian and American. Part 1 of 4G
4:00 pm 
Saving The Bay  "Harbor of Harbors (1849-1906)"  San Francisco explodes into maturity as a major metropolis following the California Gold Rush. Establishing the infrastructure to support the instant city means radical change for San Francisco Bay. By 1900, the Bay is the center of a broad economic empire on the Pacific. Part 2 of 4G
5:00 pm 
Geocache   GEOCACHE looks at an emerging outdoor sport in which players employ multi-billion dollar global satellite positioning technology, the Internet and hiking skills on a high-tech but low-stakes treasure hunt to locate items hidden all over the world. GEOCACHE details the origins and rules of the game, the various types of caches - typically small, water-proof containers filled with a log book and trinkets -and the lengths players will go to in hiding and finding caches. The program spotlights the sport's zealous fan base, a quirky group of self-proclaimed techno-geeks, and visits GeoWoodstock IV, an international convention where players gather to socialize and geocache. D
5:30 pm 
Lords of the Gourd: The Pursuit of Excellence   The extreme gardeners who compete at the annual Cooperstown Weigh Off have one obsessive goal -- to raise the biggest giant pumpkin in the world. These gurus of the gourd nurture their fruits through harsh weather, floods, animal attacks and even sabotage to produce glorious pumpkins of gigantic proportion. This program follows Joe Pukos and his fellow competitors through the final harrowing days of harvest and the journey across New York State with the bulging behemoths strapped into the backs of their pick-ups. D
6:30 pm 
POV  "Kings of Pastry"  Cameras capture the drama of the greatest pastry competition in the world - the Meilleurs Ouvriers de France awards, the country's Nobel Prize for pastry. Sixteen chefs, including Jacquy Pfeiffer, co-founder of Chicago's French Pastry School, whip up gorgeous, delectable, gravity-defying concoctions. Disasters and successes keep the tension high as they deliver their spun-sugar desserts to the display table.G
8:00 pm 
Global Voices  "Waiting for the Revolution"  For over 500 years the indigenous people of the Andes have had to endure racism and discrimination. Now, with democracy on their side, the time has come for a change. Following two newly elected indigenous leaders from the campaign trail to their first year in office, filmmaker Rodrigo Vasquez journeys into the heart of the democratic revolution in Bolivia. D
8:49 pm 
My Goal - Gold for My Country  "Medal Quest"  MEDAL QUEST kicks off with an introduction to "the best athletes in the world" -- the elite athletes of the Paralympic Games. Competing in sports as different as wheelchair basketball, archery, judo, cycling, and more, these American athletes personify the grit, the strategy, and the skill it takes to go for the gold. Watch the video, hear these athletes' stories, and see them compete around the world, as they prepare for the London Games, starting August 29, 2012. D
9:00 pm 
Outdoor Idaho  "River of No Return: Idaho's Scenic Salmon"  The show profiles the river and the people who live, work and visit there. The Hog Heaven Muzzleloaders of Moscow attempt to run the Salmon River in a dug-out canoeG
10:00 pm 
Geocache   GEOCACHE looks at an emerging outdoor sport in which players employ multi-billion dollar global satellite positioning technology, the Internet and hiking skills on a high-tech but low-stakes treasure hunt to locate items hidden all over the world. GEOCACHE details the origins and rules of the game, the various types of caches - typically small, water-proof containers filled with a log book and trinkets -and the lengths players will go to in hiding and finding caches. The program spotlights the sport's zealous fan base, a quirky group of self-proclaimed techno-geeks, and visits GeoWoodstock IV, an international convention where players gather to socialize and geocache. D
10:30 pm 
Lords of the Gourd: The Pursuit of Excellence   The extreme gardeners who compete at the annual Cooperstown Weigh Off have one obsessive goal -- to raise the biggest giant pumpkin in the world. These gurus of the gourd nurture their fruits through harsh weather, floods, animal attacks and even sabotage to produce glorious pumpkins of gigantic proportion. This program follows Joe Pukos and his fellow competitors through the final harrowing days of harvest and the journey across New York State with the bulging behemoths strapped into the backs of their pick-ups. D
11:30 pm 
POV  "Kings of Pastry"  Cameras capture the drama of the greatest pastry competition in the world - the Meilleurs Ouvriers de France awards, the country's Nobel Prize for pastry. Sixteen chefs, including Jacquy Pfeiffer, co-founder of Chicago's French Pastry School, whip up gorgeous, delectable, gravity-defying concoctions. Disasters and successes keep the tension high as they deliver their spun-sugar desserts to the display table.G

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