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January 21, 2012
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4:00 am 
Perilous Fight: America's World War Two In Color  "Triumph (The Pacific, 1943-1945)"  The series concludes by covering America's efforts to win the war in the Pacific : Tarawa, raising the American flag on Iwo Jima, Okinawa, Hiroshima, Japanese surrender. Part 4 of 4G
5:00 am 
Saving Songbirds   Travel from New England to Costa Rica and Jamaica to meet some of the most colorful and melodic migratory birds and the people who are dedicated to SAVING SONGBIRDS. Saving Songbirds, a NHPTV Windows to the Wild special, introduces viewers to researchers who employ creative means to assess the health of bird populations, and grassroots efforts by Vermont school children to help re-forest the mountains of Costa Rica. Also featured are scientists in Cape May, NJ, who track large flocks of migrating songbirds in total darkness, and Costa Rican coffee farmers practicing bird-friendly methods of cultivation and processing. D
6:00 am 
6:30 am 
7:00 am 
Second Opinion  "Female Sexual Dysfunction"  Sexual response is influenced by biological, social, psychological and cultural factors. Many women with sexual concerns can benefit from treatment that addresses medical and emotional issues. D
7:30 am 
Essential Pepin  "Family Favorites"  Grilled Leg Of Lamb; Pork Loin Tournedos With Cream And Calvados; Puerto Rican Pork And Beans; Lamb Navarin. D
8:00 am 
Lidia's Italy In America  "Chicago: Chicago's Chicken Vesuvio"  Lidia travels to the Windy City to visit Caputo's, a family-owned Italian grocery in Elmwood Park, a very Italian suburb of Chicago. Lidia also brings her viewers for a stroll along the main thoroughfare of Chicago's Little Italy, Taylor Street, which is currently undergoing a major Renaissance. Grandma joins Lidia in the kitchen as her taste-tester, while Lidia prepares Cauliflower Soup and Chicken Vesuvio. D
8:30 am 
Simply Ming  "Jody Adams & Pan Roasting"  Pan roasting is a technique used all the time in restaurants-you start searing something on the stove, and finish it off in the oven. On this episode of SIMPLY MING, Ming shows you a favorite technique that all home chefs should add to their repertoire. It's easy, saves time in the kitchen, and guarantees great flavor. D
9:00 am 
Mexico -- One Plate at a Time with Rick Bayless  "Presenting: World-Class Wines of Baja"  Baja California Norte produces many world-class, gold medal-winning wines. That fact may surprise most people in the United States. Rick takes us on a tour of the region along with renowned winemaker and visionary Hugo d'Acosta, founder of La Escuelita, a nonprofit winemaking school that opened in 2004. D
9:30 am 
Sara's Weeknight Meals  "Holiday Food Gifts"  A thoughtful gift you make yourself speaks volumes, and food is the present everyone loves! Sara releases your creative spirit by teaching how to make Homemade Marshmallows with a Hot Chocolate Mix. For the wine enthusiast, her Homemade Cheese Crackers pair beautifully with some cheese and wine. Peppermint Bark looks very expensive but couldn't be easier to make. D
10:00 am 
Cook's Country from America's Test Kitchen  "Family Favorites"  Bridget reveals how to make the ultimate Swiss Steak. Then, Jack challenges Chris to a tasting of tomato paste. Next, Adam reveals his top picks for immersion blenders. D
10:30 am 
Joanne Weir's Cooking Confidence  "Pizza with Pizazz"  Joanne welcomes her student Geoffto class with a quick and easy salmon and pickled onion pizza. Then together they explore the idea of contrasts of flavor, texture, and color, making lemon turkey cutlets and an arugula and orange salad. Recipes: Lavash Pizza with Herb Salad, Arugula and Orange Salad, and Lemon Turkey Cutlets. D
11:00 am 
America's Test Kitchen from Cook's Illustrated  "Fall Classics"  Test cook Julia Collin Davison shows host Christopher Kimball how to make the ultimate Pot-Roasted Pork Loin. Chris then discusses the differences between baking soda and baking powder with science expert Guy Crosby. Next, tasting expert Jack Bishop challenges Chris to a tasting of pork. D
11:30 am 
Scrapbook Memories  "Stickers and Stamps"  Die cuts and stamps go hand in hand especially when they coordinate with each other. Then, it's Julie Fei-Fan Balzer and how to make you own personal background. Last, meet Suzy West with a unique and fanciful clear mini book. D
12:00 pm 
Paint This With Jerry Yarnell  "Resting Wren, Part 1"  In this opening segment Jerry blocks in the entire painting creating the backdrop for the wren. Starting with a tinted canvas, Jerry blocks in the sky using a vivid turquoise that will make the Wren pop. The foreground grasses are painted in loosely and much attention is given to paint a fence post and wooden rails as the center of interest on which the bird will perch. D
12:30 pm 
1:00 pm 
This Old House  "Bedford Project, Part 16 of 16"  As the Bedford project wraps up, landscape contractor Roger Cook and landscape designer Jenn Nawada Evans install both the new and old plant material, adjusted at the nursery for the change in the color of the house. In the kitchen, tile contractor Mark Ferrante installs the ceramic backsplash tile with a crackle finish that requires sealing three times to prevent seepage and staining through the cracks. In the dining room, interior designer Dee Elms is on hand as wallpaper hanger Mike Bradshaw starts installing the new hand-woven paper from Japan. D
1:30 pm 
Ask This Old House  "Staining A Cedar Fence; Installing Window Boxes"  Host Kevin O'Connor works with painter Mauro Henrique to stain a cedar fence. Then, general contractor Tom Silva helps a homeowner install window boxes; landscape contractor Roger Cook helps plant them. D
2:00 pm 
American Woodshop  "Kitchen Projects"  Band Sawn kitchen utensils (Custom Cutlery) and cutting boards just open up beautiful ways to add accents to the ultimate kitchen. A tiger maple spice box is built for the wall. D
2:30 pm 
Rough Cut - Woodworking with Tommy Mac  "Shaker-Inspired Step Stool"  A Shaker-inspired Step Stool is Tommy's project on this episode of Rough Cut.G
3:00 pm 
MotorWeek  "Mazda3 Skyactiv"  Road Test: 2012 Mazda3 SKYACTIV. Road Test: 2012 Nissan Versa. Goss' Garage: Under the Hood Cleanup. D
3:30 pm 
America's Heartland   A young blind teenager wins national honors for cattle raising. A New England town rallies around a young man to save a family farm. Oklahoma air rescue personnel come to the aid of injured farmers. D
4:00 pm 
NOVA  "3D Spies of WWII"  Alarmed by rumors of advanced rockets and missiles, Allied intelligence recruit a team from British universities and Hollywood studios to an English country house. Team members use 3D stereoscopes to view millions of air photos of German territory, and are able to spot telltale clues that reveal hidden rocket bases. With 3D graphics NOVA recreates what WWII photo spies saw, and tells the suspenseful, previously untold story.G
5:00 pm 
Antiques Roadshow  "Tulsa, OK - Hour Three"  Experts examine an 1826 English gadget cane, equipped with both a pistol and a telescope; and a vibrant 1931 Oscar Mayer in-store display. A circa 1600 Ming Dynasty cast bronze guardian figure is valued up to $100,000. Part 3 of 3G
6:00 pm 
Priceless Antiques Roadshow   Fiona Bruce presents more of the series' choicest cuts. Veteran ceramic expert Henry Sandon is finally cast in clay and a poignant selection of items remembers those who fell in the Great War.G
6:30 pm 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Croatia: Adriatic Delights"  Rick explores the fabled Dalmatian Coast from dramatic Dubrovnik to crusty Adriatic island ports. Heading inland, he hikes through Plitvice Lakes National Park and enjoys the thriving capital city of Zagreb.G
7:00 pm 
The Lawrence Welk Show  "200 Years of American Music"  Lawrence and his Musical Family tell the history of America from folk songs to pop tunes in this show that is new to public television. The band and all hands gather for "Yankee Doodle." Myron Floren plays "Skip To My Lou" and Guy and Ralna sing "Home Sweet Home."G
7:59 pm 
Are You Being Served?  "Think Tank"  When sales in Ladies' Lingerie and Gentlemen's Ready-made begin to drop, staff members are asked to pool their ideas to improve sales.G
8:31 pm 
Keeping Up Appearances - The Memoirs of Hyacinth Bucket  "Skis"  Hyacinth, determined to give Richard a pair of skis, tells him to strap them atop the car to cultivate the correct image without ever having to step onto them.G
9:01 pm 
Last of the Summer Wine  "Who's That Looking Sideways at Nelly?"  While in disguise as a protection from his enemies, Hobbo accidently locks his neck, leading to misunderstandings when Alvin and Entwistle try to help.G
9:31 pm 
Outnumbered   Karen recreates "Britain's Got Talent." Ben takes a close interest in Dad's medical tests. Mum thinks Jake's healthy interest in girls is becoming unhealthy.G
10:01 pm 
The Red Green Show  "The Dandruff Foundation"  The men find a charity for the Lodge to affiliate with as a way of avoiding tax and receiving government grants. Red makes a device to automatically clear snow from a driveway.G
10:30 pm 
Vicar of Dibley  "Spring"  Alice is busy arranging the forthcoming christening for her and Hugo's new baby girl, but there is still much deliberation over the child's full name. Geraldine is flustered and bewildered by a surprise proposition.G
11:10 pm 
Doctor Who Four  "Planet of the Ood"  The Doctor takes Donna to her first alien world, but the Ood-Sphere reveals some terrible truths about the Human race.G
3:30 am 
Dialogue  "Refugees"  Host Marcia Franklin talks with refugees who have come to Idaho. Guests include Fidel Nshombo, from Congo; Rusul Mousa-Bryant, from Iraq; Jumuna Gautam, from Bhutan; and Hosy Nasimi, from Afghanistan. The group will discuss why they had to flee their respective home countries, what it's been like to live in Idaho, the joys and challenges of refugee life in the United States and their hopes for the future.G
4:00 am 
Sesame Street  "What's In Big Bird's Nest"  Big Bird is very excited to go to sleep in the new pajamas that his Granny Bird gave him. Gordon goes to tuck him in and say goodnight, but as he is walking away, Big Bird complains that there is something bothering him in his nest. When Gordon checks his nest, he finds a truck hidden inside. D
5:00 am 
Martha Speaks  "Truman's Secret/Skits Monkeys Around"  Truman's Secret - Where has Truman been and why is he acting so weird? He's hiding in the garage, lurking in the shadows. Skits Monkeys Around - Skits loves to watch Malcolm, the blue monkey on TV.G
5:30 am 
Super Why!  "The Great Robot Race"  Ready.steady.splat! Whyatt and his puppy want to win the porridge race, but the bowl of breakfast cereal keeps falling off the puppy's back. D
6:00 am 
Sid The Science Kid  "The Big Cheese!"  While surfing the Internet on the computer with his Mom, Sid finds a funny picture showing that the moon is made of green, glowing, cheese! Sid thinks this is amazing, and when he goes to school, he relays his newfound moon information to his friends, who are equally enthralled. When they tell Susie what they learned, Susie explains something very important-not everything you find on the computer is true! And someone that really understands that notion is visiting today, it's Gabriela's Mom! Dr. Rosalinda Cordova is a marine biologist so she does lots of research on the computer, but it's not the only thing she uses. She tells the kids that when she does research, she reads books at the library, makes observations, asks experts, and looks at websites with good information. D
6:30 am 
WordWorld  "Pig's Present/Tick Tock Space Clock"  Pig's Present: It's Pig's birthday and his nephews, the Three Little Pigs, are making him a secret present. Although Pig promises not to peek, his curiosity about his present gets the better of him and wreaks havoc all over WordWorld. Will Pig ever learn to be patient? Tick Tock Space Clock: When a mysterious rocket lands in Word World, Duck pledges to help a robot track down a very important clock. D
7:00 am 
Sesame Street  "What's In Big Bird's Nest"  Big Bird is very excited to go to sleep in the new pajamas that his Granny Bird gave him. Gordon goes to tuck him in and say goodnight, but as he is walking away, Big Bird complains that there is something bothering him in his nest. When Gordon checks his nest, he finds a truck hidden inside. D
8:00 am 
Curious George  "Curious George, Door Monkey/Curious George Goes Up the River"  Curious George, Door Monkey: As lobby dog, it's Hundley's job to keep everything in order. But when George finds some intriguingly shaped packages, the lobby is soon filled with tennis, bowling, and golf balls and a ton of empty boxes! George and Hundley scramble to put the balls back in the right size boxes before the ball-collector tenant comes to retrieve his packages! Curious George Goes Up the River - George is supposed to be feeding the ducks while The Man with the Yellow Hat helps Mrs. Renkins look for her lost baby chicks. But somehow, "feeding the ducks" turns into a trip down the river for George and Jumpy. D
8:30 am 
Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About That!  "Hooray for Hair/Ice Is Nice"  Hooray for Hair - Sally and Nick are getting their hair cut today; maybe they should try new hairstyles! A trip to meet three of Cat's friends (and some styling help from the Wig-o-lator) will help them decide! Should they have Yak hair? No, too hot! How about hair like a fur seal? Not quite, too short. A porcupine? No way! How will they ever get a hug from their moms with hair that spiky? They decide that the hair they have is what's perfect for them! Ice is Nice - Nick and Sally want some nice cold lemonade, but there's no more ice cubes in Sally's fridge! A trip to Freeze-your-knees Snowland will fix that! They meet Cat's friend Polly the polar bear who introduces Sally and Nick to all the different kinds of ice that make up her home. After trying many types of ice, they find the kind that will be perfect for their lemonade!. D
9:00 am 
Super Why!  "Baby Dino's Big Discovery"  ROAR! Pig invited his friends over to play dinosaurs, but Whyatt can't figure out which toy dinosaur he has. So he super readers soar into Baby Dino's Big Discovery where they lend a hand to a baby dinosaur searching for his mommy. They'll need to look closely to figure out what kind of dinosaur Baby Dino is. D
9:30 am 
Dinosaur Train  "Erma Eoraptor/Under The Volcano"  Erma Eoraptor - Buddy, Tiny, and Mrs. Pteranodon go on an expedition to find Erma Eoraptor, a member of the first species of dinosaur that ever lived. They venture off the beaten paths in the Triassic to find Erma, and then bring her back for a ride on the Dinosaur Train! Under the Volcano - Tiny, Buddy, and Mr. Pteranodon take the Dinosaur Train to Volcano Valley to see the local volcano. The sight is so spectacular, they go back for the rest of the family only to discover they've already gone to see the volcano! The merry mix-up concludes as the whole family meets up to marvel at the sight of Mt. D
10:00 am 
The Electric Company  "Prankster Holiday"  Other than Marcus, The Electric Company has left town for the 4th of July. Manny and Danny could not be happier - with everyone gone, they can pull the ultimate prank. They plan to launch a giant wordball balloon that reads, "The Electric Company doesn't like you. D
10:30 am 
Wild Kratts  "Stuck On Sharks"  Martin and Chris are on a mission to uncover the secret life of the mysterious Great White Shark. They use Aviva's incredible Remora Rocketsub to "stick with" a female shark and soon learn that the giant predator of the sea actually has lots of challenges to contend with and that she could help them discover something that no one has ever seen before - the birth of Great White shark pups. But when Gourmand sniffs around looking for ingredients for his Shark Fin Soup recipe, the Wild Kratts team must help rescue their new friend. D
11:00 am 
WordWorld  "Pig's Present/Tick Tock Space Clock"  Pig's Present: It's Pig's birthday and his nephews, the Three Little Pigs, are making him a secret present. Although Pig promises not to peek, his curiosity about his present gets the better of him and wreaks havoc all over WordWorld. Will Pig ever learn to be patient? Tick Tock Space Clock: When a mysterious rocket lands in Word World, Duck pledges to help a robot track down a very important clock. D
11:30 am 
WordGirl  "Sonny Days with a Chance of Showers/Seymour....Right After This"  SONNY DAYS WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS - Just when meteorologist, Sonny Days, is about to deliver the eagerly-awaited forecast, The Birthday Girl kidnaps him demanding that he announce her birthday on TV. Will WordGirl be able to free Sonny from the clutches of The Birthday Girl? Is it possible that today could be her real birthday? Vocabulary Words: Precipitation, Meteorologist. SEYMOUR-RIGHT AFTER THIS - When Seymour Smooth delays announcing his new show's winning ticket numbers, Becky gets suspicious. D
12:00 pm 
Outdoor Idaho  "Hometown Ski Hills"  Community ski hills are scattered throughout Idaho, each with its own "field of dreams" story to tell. We profile three of them - Bogus Basin near Boise; Little Ski Hill by McCall; and Pomerelle near Albion - to learn what makes each of these ski areas unique.G
12:30 pm 
Mexico -- One Plate at a Time with Rick Bayless  "Eat Like A Local In Los Cabos"  Ever travel to a tourist mecca and wonder what the locals eat? Rick does. So he joins his pal Hugo to find the best Mexican food in Los Cabos. Their first stop is at the municipal market in San Jose del Cabo for a quick mid-morning meal of sopes and beef soup. D
1:00 pm 
Katie Brown Workshop  "Herbalicious"  Host Katie Brown's creative ideas for cooking, baking and crafting with herbs allow her to rea[ the rewards of her garden. In the Kitchen: herb corn bread in clay pots, barley soup with mini meatballs and coconut mint macaroons. Projects: Planting an herb garden, drying herbs to make tasty tea blends and gift-wrapping with glitter. D
1:30 pm 
Paint This With Jerry Yarnell  "Heaven On Earth, Part 2"  Clouds. In this segment, Jerry takes his viewers through the process of creating more distinct clouds by using a wet-on-dry technique and a scumbling process to suggest different layers of clouds. Then he shows how to dry-brush a much brighter glow at the sun light area and soft sunrays. D
2:00 pm 
Essential Pepin  "Vegetable Bounty"  Endive With Olives; Stewed Navy Beans; Gratin Of Leeks; Classic Ratatouille; Tomatoes Maison. D
2:30 pm 
Burt Wolf: Travels & Traditions  "Celebrating Christmas at Biltmore Estate"  Burt returns to The Biltmore Estate for the second part of his investigation into our Christmas traditions. Why do we have Christmas Trees and why are they covered with electric lights? Who introduced the glass tree ornament and why? How did we get into the habit of wrapping our presents and what do they really symbolize? These and dozens of other Christmas customs are explained in this fascinating and surprising program. D
3:00 pm 
Dialogue  "Refugees"  Host Marcia Franklin talks with refugees who have come to Idaho. Guests include Fidel Nshombo, from Congo; Rusul Mousa-Bryant, from Iraq; Jumuna Gautam, from Bhutan; and Hosy Nasimi, from Afghanistan. The group will discuss why they had to flee their respective home countries, what it's been like to live in Idaho, the joys and challenges of refugee life in the United States and their hopes for the future.G
3:30 pm 
MotorWeek  "Mazda3 Skyactiv"  Road Test: 2012 Mazda3 SKYACTIV. Road Test: 2012 Nissan Versa. Goss' Garage: Under the Hood Cleanup. D
4:00 pm 
America's Test Kitchen from Cook's Illustrated  "Fall Classics"  Test cook Julia Collin Davison shows host Christopher Kimball how to make the ultimate Pot-Roasted Pork Loin. Chris then discusses the differences between baking soda and baking powder with science expert Guy Crosby. Next, tasting expert Jack Bishop challenges Chris to a tasting of pork. D
4:30 pm 
Painting and Travel with Roger & Sarah Bansemer  "The Torreon"  Roger and Sarah explore the historic town of Lincoln, New Mexico where Billy-the-Kid once lived. Roger paints an historic fort called the Torreon and Sarah explores the courthouse where Billy-the-Kid shot and killed two deputies. D
5:00 pm 
Globe Trekker  "Nigeria"  In the capital city of Lagos, Adela Ucar checks out the night life.G
6:00 pm 
Song of the Mountains   Fitzmaurice Band; Amber Collins & No Speed Limit. D
7:00 pm 
Austin City Limits  "Fleet Foxes/Joanna Newsom"  Folk meets indie rock with the featured performers. Fleet Foxes draw from the group's latest album, Helplessness Blues. Joanna Newsom follows with her ethereal acid folk.G
8:00 pm 
Great Performances at the Met  "Anna Bolena"  Anna Netrebko portrays the ill-fated queen driven insane by her unfaithful king. She sings one of opera's greatest mad scenes in this premiere production by David McVicar. Ekaterina Gubanova is her rival, Jane Seymour; Ildar Abdrazakov sings Henry VIII, and Marco Armiliato conducts.G
11:30 pm 
Music Voyager  "From D.C. to Cajun Country"  Music Voyager host Jacob Edgar continues his Road to a GRAMMY journey by meeting up with GRAMMY winner India. Arie in Washington D.C. Dobet Gnahore, a stunning singer from west Africa, who shares a GRAMMY nomination with India. D
4:00 am 
Economics U$A  "Monetary Policy"  Three Federal Reserve Chairmen — Arthur Burns, Paul Volcker, and Alan Greenspan — are examined. Updated 2002. D
4:30 am 
Economics U$A  "Stabilization Policy"  This program covers the debate between monetarists and Keynesians, supply-side economics, and the 1985 Bonn Economic Summit. D
5:00 am 
Ethics In America II  "Risk, Reward, Responsibility: Ethics In Business"  Should the executives at Casablanca Cruise Lines have asbestos removed from their ships by a company based in the former Soviet republic of Novostan? The cost would be $80 million less than if an American company were used, but Novostani standards of worker safety are far less rigorous. What should executives at MaxiCorp disclose about accidents in cars using their device, which doubles the mileage of cars in which it is installed, when they have no idea whether their device is contributing to the accidents? And what should executives at Wowie Info do when the authoritarian government of Jaigunda demands the name of a Jaigundan customer who has been using Wowie?G
6:00 am 
Smart Travels - Pacific Rim With Rudy Maxa  "Maui and Hawaii's Big Island"  Rudy makes reservations to travel the Pacific, beginning in Hawaii where he takes the twisting road to Hana with its cascading waterfalls. On the Big Island he looks for petroglyphs and peers into the world's most active volcano from a helicopter.G
6:30 am 
Smart Travels - Pacific Rim With Rudy Maxa  "Oahu and Kauai"  Rudy explores Hawaii's Polynesian roots, remembers World War II and pays homage to King Kamehameha. On The Garden Island, he hikes the Waimea Canyon.G
7:00 am 
Smart Travels - Europe with Rudy Maxa  "Greek Islands"  Rudy island-hops the Aegean by ferry. Santorini sits on the rim of a still active volcano. At Akrotiri, archeologists uncover a city frozen in time by an eruption.G
7:30 am 
Burt Wolf: Travels & Traditions  "Bermuda"  Only six hundred miles off the coast of Carolina, Bermuda is an ideal island resort for a quick and easy getaway -- packed with interesting historical sites, beach front dining and lots of local food specialties. D
8:00 am 
OpenRoad  "Hawaii Volcanoes and Midway"  Hawaiian Heat- After a lava gathering expedition on the long-active Kilauea volcano, Doug ventures out to the distant island of Midway in search of wildlife and World War II history. Best of the West - Top 10 Hawaiian beaches. Legend of the West - Keith Fraser, the Lord of the Sea. D
8:30 am 
Travelscope  "Fiji - Island Hopping"  Travelscope goes island hopping. From the romantic private island of Matangi to the pristine waters of Jean-Michel Cousteau's resort, Joseph snorkels through amazing coral reefs and shares a kava ceremony with a local chief. D
9:00 am 
Globe Trekker  "Micronesia"  Megan's first stop on the chain of more than 2,000 islands is on Guam, site of a U.S. military base.G
10:00 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
10:30 am 
OpenRoad  "Catalina"  Catalina Escape - Learn about the history, nature and potential for adventure on Southern California's Catalina Island. Best of the West - Roadside attractions - Litto's Hubcap Ranch in Napa County, Forestiere Underground Gardens and the memorial to 19th century botanist, David Douglas, in Hawaii. Legend of the West - Artist, Lu Huan. D
11:00 am 
Travelscope  "St. Vincent & the Grenadines - Close to Home, but a World Away"  Thirty-two beautiful islands, off the beaten track, yet in your backyard, is what Joseph discovers on his St. Vincent & the Grenadines adventure. These stunning Caribbean isles offer a wide range of water activities from snorkeling and diving to swimming and sailing. D
11:30 am 
Burt Wolf: Travels & Traditions  "New York City"  New York City is the world epicenter for money, creativity and culture. Burt takes a bite of the Big Apple, tells you how it came to be and takes you from the tip of the island to Central Park. Learn about the city's architectural heritage and how a nation of immigrants contributed to the gastronomy of the island. D
12:00 pm 
Primary Sources: Workshops In American History  "The Virginia Company: America's Corporate Beginning"  How can primary sources illuminate historical events? This workshop tells the story of Jamestown, a less-than-successful example of America's capitalist beginnings and a colony as a business operation. Drawing on contemporary accounts, workshop participants assume the roles of colonists and shareholders to argue the future of the Virginia Company's settlement at Jamestown.G
1:00 pm 
Growing Old in a New Age  "Illness and Disability"  Examines chronic health problems and availability of supportive services. Older people discuss how they cope with physical and mental illness and face tough decisions regarding institutionalization and costs of long-term care. D
2:00 pm 
Arts In Every Classroom, The: A Video Library, K-5  "Developing An Arts-Based Unit"  A team of first– and second–grade teachers at Lusher Alternative Elementary School in New Orleans plans a year–end project that will let students show what they have learned in science, math, and English. The students write and perform an original play, using a painting by Breughel and an opera by Stravinsky as their starting points. D
2:30 pm 
Arts In Every Classroom, The: A Video Library, K-5  "Working with Local Artists"  Students and teachers at P.S. 156 (The Waverly School of the Arts) in Brooklyn, New York, benefit from the school. D
3:00 pm 
Teaching Channel   Watch an experienced teacher improve her teaching over four weeks of coaching. Students learn the importance of descriptive details in a writing lesson. See the synergy of poetry and performance in one classroom. D
4:00 pm 
Economics U$A  "Monetary Policy"  Three Federal Reserve Chairmen — Arthur Burns, Paul Volcker, and Alan Greenspan — are examined. Updated 2002. D
4:30 pm 
Economics U$A  "Stabilization Policy"  This program covers the debate between monetarists and Keynesians, supply-side economics, and the 1985 Bonn Economic Summit. D
5:00 pm 
Ethics In America II  "Risk, Reward, Responsibility: Ethics In Business"  Should the executives at Casablanca Cruise Lines have asbestos removed from their ships by a company based in the former Soviet republic of Novostan? The cost would be $80 million less than if an American company were used, but Novostani standards of worker safety are far less rigorous. What should executives at MaxiCorp disclose about accidents in cars using their device, which doubles the mileage of cars in which it is installed, when they have no idea whether their device is contributing to the accidents? And what should executives at Wowie Info do when the authoritarian government of Jaigunda demands the name of a Jaigundan customer who has been using Wowie?G
6:00 pm 
Smart Travels - Pacific Rim With Rudy Maxa  "Maui and Hawaii's Big Island"  Rudy makes reservations to travel the Pacific, beginning in Hawaii where he takes the twisting road to Hana with its cascading waterfalls. On the Big Island he looks for petroglyphs and peers into the world's most active volcano from a helicopter.G
6:30 pm 
Smart Travels - Pacific Rim With Rudy Maxa  "Oahu and Kauai"  Rudy explores Hawaii's Polynesian roots, remembers World War II and pays homage to King Kamehameha. On The Garden Island, he hikes the Waimea Canyon.G
7:00 pm 
Smart Travels - Europe with Rudy Maxa  "Greek Islands"  Rudy island-hops the Aegean by ferry. Santorini sits on the rim of a still active volcano. At Akrotiri, archeologists uncover a city frozen in time by an eruption.G
7:30 pm 
Burt Wolf: Travels & Traditions  "Bermuda"  Only six hundred miles off the coast of Carolina, Bermuda is an ideal island resort for a quick and easy getaway -- packed with interesting historical sites, beach front dining and lots of local food specialties. D
8:00 pm 
OpenRoad  "Hawaii Volcanoes and Midway"  Hawaiian Heat- After a lava gathering expedition on the long-active Kilauea volcano, Doug ventures out to the distant island of Midway in search of wildlife and World War II history. Best of the West - Top 10 Hawaiian beaches. Legend of the West - Keith Fraser, the Lord of the Sea. D
8:30 pm 
Travelscope  "Fiji - Island Hopping"  Travelscope goes island hopping. From the romantic private island of Matangi to the pristine waters of Jean-Michel Cousteau's resort, Joseph snorkels through amazing coral reefs and shares a kava ceremony with a local chief. D
9:00 pm 
Globe Trekker  "Micronesia"  Megan's first stop on the chain of more than 2,000 islands is on Guam, site of a U.S. military base.G
10:00 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
10:30 pm 
OpenRoad  "Catalina"  Catalina Escape - Learn about the history, nature and potential for adventure on Southern California's Catalina Island. Best of the West - Roadside attractions - Litto's Hubcap Ranch in Napa County, Forestiere Underground Gardens and the memorial to 19th century botanist, David Douglas, in Hawaii. Legend of the West - Artist, Lu Huan. D
11:00 pm 
Travelscope  "St. Vincent & the Grenadines - Close to Home, but a World Away"  Thirty-two beautiful islands, off the beaten track, yet in your backyard, is what Joseph discovers on his St. Vincent & the Grenadines adventure. These stunning Caribbean isles offer a wide range of water activities from snorkeling and diving to swimming and sailing. D
11:30 pm 
Burt Wolf: Travels & Traditions  "New York City"  New York City is the world epicenter for money, creativity and culture. Burt takes a bite of the Big Apple, tells you how it came to be and takes you from the tip of the island to Central Park. Learn about the city's architectural heritage and how a nation of immigrants contributed to the gastronomy of the island. D
4:00 am 
4:30 am 
5:00 am 
To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe   Angelina Jolie's Directorial Debut: The Academy Award winning actress turned director, and the stars of her new movie, "In the Land of Blood and Honey", sit down to discuss the movie's influence and the role of powerful women in Hollywood. Michelle Obama on Twitter: The First Lady created a Twitter account this week to show her commitment to her husband's campaign as well as her desire to play a major role in the upcoming Presidential election. Panelists: Rep. D
5:30 am 
Maria Hinojosa: One-On-One  "Anand Giridharadas"  Journalist and author Anand Giridharadas (India Calling) took the unusual step of moving back to India as an adult to learn about the country of his ancestors. In this conversation with Maria Hinojosa he talks about India's transformation from a country people couldn't wait to leave to one to which their children aspire to return. D
6:00 am 
Need to Know   JEFF GREENFIELD ANCHORS. Nearly half a century after the passage of the federal Voting Rights Act, African-Americans throughout the deep south still find themselves with little real power. In a report from South Carolina on the eve of the GOP primary there, anchor Jeff Greenfield describes how the sharp rise in the number of black state lawmakers creates the misimpression of greater black power. D
6:30 am 
7:00 am 
Model T's to War: American Ambulances on the Western Front, 1914-1918   Between 1914 and 1917 - prior to the United States' entry into World War I - more than 3,000 American volunteers, paying their own passage, set sail for France to aid the war effort. MODEL T's TO WAR focuses on the valiant work of the American Field Service, ambulance sections assigned to help the French Army in its fight against German forces. These young men drove Ford-built Model T's to the frontlines and saw their greatest glory in the battle of Verdun in 1916, when Field Service ambulances transported more than 250,000 wounded. D
8:00 am 
Yanks Fight The Kaiser: A National Guard Division in WWI   YANKS FIGHT THE KAISER: A NATIONAL GUARD DIVISION IN WWI employs archival photographs, silent movies, period newsreels and German war footage to piece together the story of one National Guard unit's contributions to the "War to End all Wars." The 26th "Yankee" Division, comprised of citizen-soldiers from all six New England states, arrived in France in the fall of 1917, ill-equipped and untrained. Their previous combat experience took place on the Mexican border, where they tried - unsuccessfully - to defeat Pancho Villa's army. D
9:00 am 
Consuelo Mack WealthTrack  "Alternative Investments""  Guests: Phil DeMuth, Managing Director, Conservative Wealth Management LLC; Author, The Little Book of Alternative Investments; John Hathaway, Senior Managing Director, Portfolio Manager, Tocqueville Asset Management. This week's Consuelo Mack WealthTrack answers what role, if any, should the hot area of alternative investments play in your portfolio? Two pros, Phil DeMuth, financial advisor and author of the recently published The Little Book of Alternative Investments, and John Hathaway, portfolio manager of the five-star-rated Tocqueville Gold Fund, discuss which alternative investments work and which don't. D
9:30 am 
10:00 am 
Idaho Reports 2012   Idaho Public Television's weekly coverage of the Idaho Legislature with host Greg Hahn begins. The one-hour show continues through adjournment.G
11:00 am 
Outdoor Idaho  "Hometown Ski Hills"  Community ski hills are scattered throughout Idaho, each with its own "field of dreams" story to tell. We profile three of them - Bogus Basin near Boise; Little Ski Hill by McCall; and Pomerelle near Albion - to learn what makes each of these ski areas unique.G
11:30 am 
Dialogue  "Refugees"  Host Marcia Franklin talks with refugees who have come to Idaho. Guests include Fidel Nshombo, from Congo; Rusul Mousa-Bryant, from Iraq; Jumuna Gautam, from Bhutan; and Hosy Nasimi, from Afghanistan. The group will discuss why they had to flee their respective home countries, what it's been like to live in Idaho, the joys and challenges of refugee life in the United States and their hopes for the future.G
12:00 pm 
Need to Know   JEFF GREENFIELD ANCHORS. Nearly half a century after the passage of the federal Voting Rights Act, African-Americans throughout the deep south still find themselves with little real power. In a report from South Carolina on the eve of the GOP primary there, anchor Jeff Greenfield describes how the sharp rise in the number of black state lawmakers creates the misimpression of greater black power. D
12:30 pm 
1:00 pm 
Model T's to War: American Ambulances on the Western Front, 1914-1918   Between 1914 and 1917 - prior to the United States' entry into World War I - more than 3,000 American volunteers, paying their own passage, set sail for France to aid the war effort. MODEL T's TO WAR focuses on the valiant work of the American Field Service, ambulance sections assigned to help the French Army in its fight against German forces. These young men drove Ford-built Model T's to the frontlines and saw their greatest glory in the battle of Verdun in 1916, when Field Service ambulances transported more than 250,000 wounded. D
2:00 pm 
Yanks Fight The Kaiser: A National Guard Division in WWI   YANKS FIGHT THE KAISER: A NATIONAL GUARD DIVISION IN WWI employs archival photographs, silent movies, period newsreels and German war footage to piece together the story of one National Guard unit's contributions to the "War to End all Wars." The 26th "Yankee" Division, comprised of citizen-soldiers from all six New England states, arrived in France in the fall of 1917, ill-equipped and untrained. Their previous combat experience took place on the Mexican border, where they tried - unsuccessfully - to defeat Pancho Villa's army. D
3:00 pm 
To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe   Angelina Jolie's Directorial Debut: The Academy Award winning actress turned director, and the stars of her new movie, "In the Land of Blood and Honey", sit down to discuss the movie's influence and the role of powerful women in Hollywood. Michelle Obama on Twitter: The First Lady created a Twitter account this week to show her commitment to her husband's campaign as well as her desire to play a major role in the upcoming Presidential election. Panelists: Rep. D
3:30 pm 
Maria Hinojosa: One-On-One  "Anand Giridharadas"  Journalist and author Anand Giridharadas (India Calling) took the unusual step of moving back to India as an adult to learn about the country of his ancestors. In this conversation with Maria Hinojosa he talks about India's transformation from a country people couldn't wait to leave to one to which their children aspire to return. D
4:00 pm 
Consuelo Mack WealthTrack  "Alternative Investments""  Guests: Phil DeMuth, Managing Director, Conservative Wealth Management LLC; Author, The Little Book of Alternative Investments; John Hathaway, Senior Managing Director, Portfolio Manager, Tocqueville Asset Management. This week's Consuelo Mack WealthTrack answers what role, if any, should the hot area of alternative investments play in your portfolio? Two pros, Phil DeMuth, financial advisor and author of the recently published The Little Book of Alternative Investments, and John Hathaway, portfolio manager of the five-star-rated Tocqueville Gold Fund, discuss which alternative investments work and which don't. D
4:30 pm 
European Journal  "Greece's Economic Woes Lead to More Orphans"  Greece: Persistent Poverty - The economic situation in Greece continues to worsen, as it becomes clear the country's austerity measures just aren't effective. As the crisis persists, more and more Greeks are falling into poverty. Because of the crisis, desperate parents who are no longer able to care for their children are leaving them at orphanages. D
5:00 pm 
Moyers & Company  "David Stockman On Crony Capitalism"  For years, high-ranking administration officials have spun through the revolving door between the White House and American big business. But how have they influenced the regulation of industries from which they came -- and American democracy as a result? This weekend, continuing our sharp multi-episode focus on the intersection of money and politics, Moyers & Company explores the tight connection between Wall Street and the White House with David Stockman, former budget director for President Reagan. Currently a businessman who says he was "taken to the woodshed" for telling the truth about the administration's tax policies, Stockman speaks candidly with Bill Moyers about how money dominates politics, distorting free markets and endangering democracy. D
6:00 pm 
Outdoor Idaho  "Hometown Ski Hills"  Community ski hills are scattered throughout Idaho, each with its own "field of dreams" story to tell. We profile three of them - Bogus Basin near Boise; Little Ski Hill by McCall; and Pomerelle near Albion - to learn what makes each of these ski areas unique.G
6:30 pm 
Dialogue  "Refugees"  Host Marcia Franklin talks with refugees who have come to Idaho. Guests include Fidel Nshombo, from Congo; Rusul Mousa-Bryant, from Iraq; Jumuna Gautam, from Bhutan; and Hosy Nasimi, from Afghanistan. The group will discuss why they had to flee their respective home countries, what it's been like to live in Idaho, the joys and challenges of refugee life in the United States and their hopes for the future.G
7:00 pm 
Need to Know   JEFF GREENFIELD ANCHORS. Nearly half a century after the passage of the federal Voting Rights Act, African-Americans throughout the deep south still find themselves with little real power. In a report from South Carolina on the eve of the GOP primary there, anchor Jeff Greenfield describes how the sharp rise in the number of black state lawmakers creates the misimpression of greater black power. D
7:30 pm 
8:00 pm 
Model T's to War: American Ambulances on the Western Front, 1914-1918   Between 1914 and 1917 - prior to the United States' entry into World War I - more than 3,000 American volunteers, paying their own passage, set sail for France to aid the war effort. MODEL T's TO WAR focuses on the valiant work of the American Field Service, ambulance sections assigned to help the French Army in its fight against German forces. These young men drove Ford-built Model T's to the frontlines and saw their greatest glory in the battle of Verdun in 1916, when Field Service ambulances transported more than 250,000 wounded. D
9:00 pm 
Yanks Fight The Kaiser: A National Guard Division in WWI   YANKS FIGHT THE KAISER: A NATIONAL GUARD DIVISION IN WWI employs archival photographs, silent movies, period newsreels and German war footage to piece together the story of one National Guard unit's contributions to the "War to End all Wars." The 26th "Yankee" Division, comprised of citizen-soldiers from all six New England states, arrived in France in the fall of 1917, ill-equipped and untrained. Their previous combat experience took place on the Mexican border, where they tried - unsuccessfully - to defeat Pancho Villa's army. D
10:00 pm 
Moyers & Company  "David Stockman On Crony Capitalism"  For years, high-ranking administration officials have spun through the revolving door between the White House and American big business. But how have they influenced the regulation of industries from which they came -- and American democracy as a result? This weekend, continuing our sharp multi-episode focus on the intersection of money and politics, Moyers & Company explores the tight connection between Wall Street and the White House with David Stockman, former budget director for President Reagan. Currently a businessman who says he was "taken to the woodshed" for telling the truth about the administration's tax policies, Stockman speaks candidly with Bill Moyers about how money dominates politics, distorting free markets and endangering democracy. D
11:00 pm 
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