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October 20, 2013
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1:00 am 
Nature  "Saving Otter 501"  A stranded orphaned otter found on the beach near Monterey, California, enters a special program at Monterey Bay Aquarium that will keep her alive, provide training and return her to the wild. Cameras follow the three-day old female as handlers in Darth Vader-like suits feed her a special formula, and a surrogate mother otter teaches her the skills needed to survive.G

2:00 am 
The Smartest Team: Making High School Football Safer   The Smartest Team begins where other concussion documentaries leave off, not simply identifying the risks concussions pose in football, but offering high school programs across the country specific ways to minimize risks. The documentary shows how a team of experts, working with an Oklahoma high school football team, is able to reduce its concussion rate by 75% in just one season. Through candid interviews of parents, players, the high school athletic trainer and team doctor, and leading national concussion experts, The Smartest Team acknowledges the serious challenge concussions pose to the game but provides concrete steps high school football programs can take play safer by playing smarter. D

3:00 am 
MI-5  "A Chance for Peace"  Al-Qaeda's number three person offers to negotiate with Harry at a private meeting - the location of a bomb set to detonate that day in exchange for a public pardon for two Al-Qaeda prisoners. The Home Secretary resists, Russia tosses in a new problem for MI-5, and a mole stirs the pot.G

4:00 am 
Hustle   Albert decides it is time for a break as he leaves for time in his favorite casinos. "Liability" Finch, an old friend of Ash's, shows up wanting help with a Van Gogh he has acquired. Mickey tells him it is too risky. The Head of Customs appears with his own proposal that puts the team in a very tight spot, so Sean tries to take matters into his own hands.G

5:00 am 
Survival: Lives in the Balance  "The Plant That Cures Malaria (Uganda)"  Too late to save his daughter, who died from contracting malaria, Clovis learns that the Artemisia plant can be cultivated on his farm in Uganda. A chemical extracted from Artemisia is the main ingredient of a drug that can cure malaria in the early stages of the disease. Clovis organizes other farmers into a cooperative to grow the plant only to run into a new company policy that may stand in the way of their efforts.G

6:00 am 
Mister Rogers' Neighborhood  "Electric Cars & A Boy In An Electric Wheelchair"  Mister Rogers visits a garage where electric cars are being made. In the Neighborhood of Make-Believe, Handyman Negri organizes a search for Prince Tuesday and the unhappy Prince is finally found. D

6:30 am 
Curious George  "George Makes A Stand/Curious George Sees The Light"  George sells lemonade to buy a soccer ball and causes problems when he adjusts a traffic light.G

7:00 am 
Wild Kratts  "Secrets of the Spider's Web"  When the creature adventuring Kratt Brothers take a nasty tumble, the Wild Kratts sets off on a mission to find and recreate one of the greatest of all biotech engineering secrets. Spider silk. D

7:30 am 
Peep and the Big Wide World/Pocoyo  "Quack Quack/One Duck Too Many"  There's only one way to get rid of an obnoxious duck, and that's to build her a new pond - to her exact specifications, of course. Megan Mullally guest-stars as Quack (#2.) Pocoyo: Elly on Ice - Elly finds ice-skating frustrating, but succeeds with encouragement and practice. D

8:00 am 
Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About That!  "Wrapper's Delight/Dive Swim Scoop"  Wrappers Delight - Sally and Nick are trying to wrap a present for their moms. But they're having problems. Why meeting Cat's good friend Gina the Giraffe Weevil, will help! Gina shows them how she uses leaves to wrap her eggs to protect them while she waits for them to hatch. D

8:30 am 
Angelina Ballerina: The Next Steps  "Angelina and Roquefort's Rhythmic Ghost/Angelina's Lunch Table"  Angelina and Roquefort's Rhythmic Ghost - When Gracie hears a mysterious tapping in Roquefort Hall, she is afraid that the place is haunted. But soon Gracie, Angelina, Vici, and AZ are inspired to tap and hip hop to the sound, building on the rhythmic pattern each time they dance. With a little help from Ms. Mimi, they learn the truth about the "ghost" of Roquefort Hall! Angelina's Lunch Table - All of Angelina's friends are dying for her individual attention. D

9:00 am 
Bob the Builder  "The Big Dino Dig Special (Pt. 3)"  Muck's Track to Trouble - Today's job is to build a railway that will travel around the Dinosaur Fun Park. Scoop, Muck and Scratch are asked to dig out the route, and lay the track. Muck hits a rock that is large and oddly fin-shaped, which forces him to build a rickety bridge over it! A test run begins and as soon as the train is on its way, the rickety bridge begins to crumble! Faced with disaster, Muck swallows his pride and asks for help from the others. D

9:30 am 
Barney & Friends  "The Shrinking Blankey and the Awful Tooth"  The Shrinking Blankey: Baby Bop's blankey seems to be getting smaller; she's convinced it's shrinking. But Barney shows her that, actually, SHE is growing. She is not sure she likes this idea at first, but Barney soon helps her see that growing and changing are very good things! Educational theme: Growing. D

10:00 am 
Wishbone  "Golden Retrieved"  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 forgets Wishbone, when nothing seems more important than a new mountain bike. D

10:30 am 
WordWorld  "Pl-Pl-Plane/Mail Mix Up"  Pl-Pl-Plane: Frog and the Bug Band are headed to have some fun on the beach, but not everything goes as Frog had planned. Frog loses the letters "PL" from his plane and must search through the jungle to find them. After some crazy jungle adventures (including a run-in with a giant Frog-kissing plant), Frog realizes that fun doesn't always have to be planned! Mail Mix Up: Duck offers to help Kangaroo deliver letters to his WordFriends, but he forgets Kangaroo's instructions and delivers the wrong letters to everyone. D

11:00 am 
BBC Newsnight   NULL

11:30 am 
Consuelo Mack WealthTrack  "Dirty Words of Finance"  Guest: Cliff Asness, Managing and Founding Principal, AQR Capital Management. This week's "Consuelo Mack WealthTrack," features a rare interview with "Financial Thought Leader" Cliff Asness of AQR Capital Management, a global investment management firm which runs hedge funds, mutual funds and a diversified collection of investment strategies. Asness discusses the three "dirty words" of finance and how investors can get back to "clean" investing principles. D

12:00 pm 
To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe   Women of Color in the USA; UN Women Ad Campaign Exposes International Sexism; Behind the Headlines: Governor Mary Fallin of Oklahoma, Chair of the National Governor's Association. PANELISTS: Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC), Spike the Watercooler Founder Marjorie Clifton, The Heritage Foundation's Jennifer Marshall, Red Alert Politics Editor Francesca Chambers. D

12:30 pm 

1:00 pm 
Painting and Travel with Roger & Sarah Bansemer  "The Red Dairy Barn - Part 2"  Roger and Sarah Bansemer visit the foothills of the Blue Ridge mountains in Tennessee. Roger uses acrylics to finish the painting of the red dairy barn and Sarah explores the farm, silos and outbuildings. D

1:30 pm 
Sewing with Nancy  "Fearless Quilting Finishes, Part 3"  Are your stashed quilts "in a bind?" Overcome the fear of applying binding with Nancy's easy methods. Learn how to cut and apply traditional binding and binding for unique shapes (curves, hexagons, and more) including effortless mitered corners. Plus, Nancy shares ideas for using prepackaged binding with perfect results. D

2:00 pm 
Quilting Arts  "Mixed Bag"  Quilting has many variations, themes and ideas - it's hard to define it just one way. First, Barbara Schneider has a lesson on digital cloth printing. Begin with a photograph and software and end up with custom cloth. D

2:30 pm 
Hometime  "Creekside Home Dried In"  See the last few steps needed to get things dried in, including a lot of glass from top to bottom. D

3:00 pm 
Woodsmith Shop  "Rustic Step-Back Cupboard"  Simple construction takes center stage as the editors of Woodsmith magazine build a rustic, step-back cupboard. D

3:30 pm 
This Old House  "Jersey Shore Rebuilds 2013: Getting to Work"  Kevin gets a look at decimated Mantoloking, New Jersey with Chris Nelson in a beach rescue vehicle. The Bay Head home's new first floor is framed, four feet in the air. Helical pull-down micro-pile technology literally screws the Point Pleasant house in place, as timber piles are driven into the ground for Rita's new modular home. D

4:00 pm 
Ask This Old House  "Replacing a Kitchen Faucet with a Hands-Free Model/Installing a Channel Drain to Divert Rainwater"  Richard replaces a leaking kitchen faucet with a new hands-free model. Kevin explains rechargeable batteries. Roger installs a channel drain in a driveway to divert rainwater. D

4:30 pm 
Growing a Greener World  "Waterwise Gardening (San Diego, CA)"  We explore how gardeners can maximize their garden's beauty while still minimizing their water usage using time tested and the latest watering technology. D

5:00 pm 
Dialogue  "Historian Nathaniel Philbrick"  Host Marcia Franklin talks with the author about his book Bunker Hill: A City, a Siege, a Revolution. They also discuss his earlier book In the Heart of the Sea: The Tragedy of the Whaleship Essex, which tells the true story behind Herman Melville's Moby-Dick.G

5:30 pm 

6:00 pm 
PBS NewsHour Weekend   On Sunday we report from Hawaii, where a battle has erupted in Kauai between residents who claim they are getting sick and large companies developing genetically modified seeds. That, and the weekend's news, online and on-air. D

6:29 pm 
British Antiques Roadshow  "Retrospective 2"  Previous unscreened finds from recent locations include a book of police records found in a dumpster that expose a plot to poison Prime Minister Lloyd George, and the largest Faberge egg seen on the program.G

7:00 pm 
Outdoor Idaho  "Home on the Range"  The real heyday of the American cowboy has come and gone; but in Idaho, the hard-scrabble hero of so many of our nation's legends can still be found, riding the range on the West's public lands. It seems there will always be a place for cowboys, wherever there are cattle to be rounded up and wild horses to be tamed, and wherever there are people who love the cowboy lifestyle. As cowboy poet Rudy Gonzales reminds us, "People want to be cowboys!"G

7:30 pm 
Oregon Field Guide  "Sneaker Waves, Glacier Caves, Frank Moore"  Dangerous sneaker waves injure and kill people every year. The program examines what steps people can take to be safe at the beach.G

8:01 pm 
Father Brown  "The Hammer of God"  When an ungodly man is murdered at the unveiling of a new church clock, Father Brown must find the killer before an innocent woman is sent to the gallows.G

9:00 pm 
Masterpiece Classic  "The Paradise, Part Three"  Miss Audrey falls ill and Moray must appoint one of the girls as her substitute, intensifying the rivalry between Denise and Clara. Meanwhile Katherine enjoys the affections of new suitor Peter Adler, but is still conflicted about her lingering feelings for Moray. Part 3 of 7G

10:00 pm 
Masterpiece Classic  "Downton Abbey (S2 E2)"  Downton Abbey becomes a convalescent home for wounded soldiers to ease overcrowding at the hospital. O'Brien is shocked to find Isobel Crawley giving most of the orders and suggests Thomas might aide Cora, now relegated to the background. Violet tries her best to undo Matthew's engagement to Lavinia while remaining convinced there is more to Lavinia's relationship with Sir Richard than meets the eye. Part 2 of 7G

11:00 pm 
New Tricks  "Body of Evidence"  When the body of missing computer expert Martin Longthorn, who worked for the Metropolitan Police, turns up in the morgue of a teaching hospital under a false name and address, the UCOS team members find themselves drawn into the unfamiliar world of online hacktivists.G

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