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April 21, 2012
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1:00 am 
Western Tradition  "The Cold War"  The rivalry between the superpowers is played out across the globe, although the United States and the Soviet Union never face each other in direct conflict.G

1:30 am 
Western Tradition  "Europe and the Third World"  Can the Third World squeeze 200 years of history into one generation?G

2:00 am 
Unfinished Nation  "Battle City"  South needs support of England and France to win war; North needs to maintain status quo. North needs to win militarily; South needs to avoid defeat. Most of American West removed from fighting. Lee appointed commander of Army of Virginia; takes war into Northern territory. Union forces have parade of generals. Battles extremely costly to both sides; Lincoln uses near victory at Antietam to issue Emancipation Proclamation. Both sides resort to draft.G

2:30 am 
Unfinished Nation  "Final Stages"  1863 pivotal year in determining outcome of war. Decisive battles at Vicksburg, Gettysburg, and Chattanooga. Ulysses S. Grant named Commander of Western Theater for Union after victory at Vicksburg. Material superiority of North begins to make a difference. South devastated by Sherman's march through Georgia. Grant and Meade pursue Lee in Virginia in 1864. Vastly outnumbered, Lee holds on behind fortifications at Petersburg; finally surrenders to Lee at Appomattox Courthouse in April of 1865. In military terms, long war is over.G

3:00 am 
Unfinished Nation  "Determined to Be Heard"  Patterns of social and cultural protests in the 1960s and 1970s: the New Left, countercultures. The mobilization of minorities: Native American fight for civil rights, Latino activism, gay liberation. The new feminism. Environmental efforts.G

3:30 am 
Unfinished Nation  "Crisis of Authority"  Nixon, Kissinger, and the escalation of the Vietnam War. Multi-polar approach to maintaining stable relationships among major powers. Nixon Doctrine and Third World countries. Domestic policies: dismantling the Great Society, changes in the Supreme Court, troubled economy, problems with OPEC. Watergate crisis; Nixon's resignation.G

4:00 am 
Human Condition  "Age Happens"  The program focuses on the psychological and physiological aspects of aging, and how exercise, proper diet, and social interaction can help prolong life span and also delves into the importance of identifying and treating diabetes, arthritis and other life threatening diseases at their earliest stages.G

4:30 am 
Human Condition  "Final Chapter"  This episode looks at the range of cultural issues and attitudes that surround death and dying: assesses such factors as the age of the dying person, the extent of illness or injury, and the legal and ethical ramifications in considering whether medical assistance should be continued and life be prolonged.G

5:00 am 
Earth Revealed: Introductory Geology  "Groundwater"  Explains how groundwater is distributed and measures its importance to human life.G

5:30 am 
Earth Revealed: Introductory Geology  "Wind, Dust and Deserts"  Covers the formation and location of deserts and their logic features.G

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7:00 am 
Second Opinion  "Medical Radiation"  Utilizing a CT or "CAT" scan has proven to be an effective diagnostic tool for phyisicans. Yet one scan can deliver the same radiation as 442 chest X-rays or 74 mammograms. See how doctors weigh the benefits of medical imagery with the potential risks posed by ionizing radiation. D

7:30 am 
Essential Pepin  "Savory Staples"  Risotto With Vegetables; Darphin Potatoes; Skillet Sweet Potato; Green Couscous; Corn Polenta With Mushroom Ragout. D

8:00 am 
Lidia Celebrates America  "Weddings: Something Borrowed, Something New"  In the continuing tradition of celebrating culture through food, the second LIDIA CELEBRATES AMERICA special focuses on the traditions surrounding weddings. The first sequence features an African-American wedding in New Orleans complete with marching brass band and traditional regional cuisine that includes jambalaya, crawfish and pralines. Next there's an Asian Indian-American wedding that features actor Mario Cantone, who played a wedding planner in TV's "Sex in the City. D

9:00 am 
Pati's Mexican Table  "Quesadillas"  Quesadillas - the perfect marriage of heaven and earth, where the basic, simple tortilla meets the ecstasy of cheese, and to the surprise of many, many other fillings! Pati Jinich will look at Mexican quesadillas prepared three completely different ways, including: Ham and Cheese Sincronizadas; Oaxacan Mushroom and Cheese Quesadillas; Plantain and Refried Bean Quesadillas; Guajillo Chile Salsa. D

9:30 am 
Sara's Weeknight Meals  "Dinner for Two"  Shopping and cooking for two has its own challenges, but Sara has tips and tricks to make these intimate dinners both easy and romantic. Chicken Saltimbocca with Artichoke Sauce is so elegant yet so easy - thin strips of chicken, sage and prosciutto enveloped in a creamy Marsala-based artichoke sauce. Eggs Baked in Red Wine is a cozy, classic French recipe, perfect for dinner by the fireplace. D

10:00 am 
Cook's Country from America's Test Kitchen  "Southern Comfort Food"  Bridget Lancaster shows host Christopher Kimball how to make a southern original, Batter-Fried chicken. next, tasting expert Jack Bishop challenges Chris to a tasting of bottled iced tea. and finally, Julia Collin Davison uncovers the secrets to perfectly baked sweet corn spoonbread. D

10:30 am 
Joanne Weir's Cooking Confidence  "Gingerly"  Joanne introduces her student Ron to the versatility of the often overlooked gingerroot, greeting him with poached shrimp with a mango dipping sauce made with freshly grated ginger. It is then brought together with mussels steamed with mustard greens, lemon grass, and ginger with grilled bread and ginger aioli. Recipes: Shrimp with Mango Dipping Sauce, Mussels Steamed With Mustard Greens, Lemon Grass and Ginger, and Grilled Bread with Ginger Aioli. D

11:00 am 
America's Test Kitchen from Cook's Illustrated  "Vegetarian Pasta Night"  Test cook Becky Hays shows host Christopher Kimball how to make Great Vegetable Lasagna. Then, science expert Guy Crosby teaches Chris about the science of cornstarch. Next, tasting expert Jack Bishop challenges Chris to a tasting of whole wheat lasagna noodles. D

11:30 am 
Scrapbook Soup   The first segment features Julie Fei-Fan Balzer demonstrating simple art journaling. Then, Christina Mauch creates a vintage shabby chic scrapbook page that she uses as framed art. Next, Jo Pearson makes bird cages that can be used as a party centerpiece or as a home decor accent. D

12:00 pm 
Paint This with Jerry Yarnell  "Structuring Your Painting, Part 2"  This is an intense session on how to use reference materials forming a composition and creating a painting. This lesson teaches you to compose on your own work and to create a focal area versus a painting with a definitive center of interest. The composition design moves the viewer into the painting and directs their attention to the focal area without stopping or distracting them. D

12:30 pm 

1:00 pm 
This Old House  "Bedford Project - Part 3 of 16"  Master carpenter Norm Abram continues work on removing the old clapboards, while out back at the new addition, general contractor Tom Silva and mason Mark McCullough carefully open up a hole in the old fieldstone foundation that will connect the old basement space to the new. Inside, host Kevin O'Connor finds window restoration specialist Alison Hardy and her crew removing the historic sashes to be taken off site for rehab. Plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey visits the local library to see the oldest existing flag in the country, the Bedford Flag, firsthand. D

1:30 pm 
Ask This Old House  "Replacing a Corroded Fitting on a Water Heater; Installing a Vented Range Kitchen Hood"  Plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey helps a homeowner replace a corroded fitting on his water heater. Then Richard, along with host Kevin O'Connor, landscape contractor Roger Cook and general contractor Tom Silva ask "what is it?" Afterward, Tom helps a homeowner install a vented range hood in her kitchen. D

2:00 pm 
American Woodshop  "Three Column Round Table"  This is a masterpiece that comes from an old family vineyard. The three turned legs really make this desirable table shine! Aged white oak is the wood of choice. Finishing techniques cover easy-to-use wood staining tips. D

2:30 pm 
Rough Cut - Woodworking with Tommy Mac  "Bread Box"  Who doesn't want a beautiful natural bread box for their kitchen, especially if it features a fabulous tambour door? The tambour door has been around for hundreds of years, and though it looks like it would be hard to construct, it is made of just a few slats of wood stuck onto a canvas.G

3:00 pm 
MotorWeek  "Fisker Karma"  Road Test: 2012 Fisker Karma. Road Test: 2012 Audi TTRS. Goss' Garage: Electronic Add-ons. D

3:30 pm 
America's Heartland   Singer-Songwriter Jewel shows off her music and her Texas ranch. A Mississippi farmer celebrates Blues music as part of his farm's rural roots. And North Carolina farmers show their stuff when it comes to bluegrass music. D

4:00 pm 
NOVA  "Why Ships Sink"  NOVA investigates the safety of cruise ships, which carry 20 million passengers annually on vacation aboard these deluxe "floating cities," which have doubled in size during the last decade. Some engineers fear these towering behemoths are dangerosly unstable. NOVA brings together marine engineering and safety experts to reconstruct famous cruise disasters, including the recent Costa Concordia to consider the questions about cruise safety.G

5:00 pm 
Antiques Roadshow  "Atlanta, GA - Hour One"  Highlights include a decorative egg with a Faberge mark, purchased for $15,000 that may not be all it seems, and a 1787 land grant signed by Benjamin Franklin. A New York Chippendale corner chair, purchased as part of a large collection for $785-$800, is valued up to $300,000. Part 1 of 3G

6:00 pm 
Antiques Roadshow UK  "Hughendon Manor 2"  Michael Aspel and the team return to the High Wycombe site where they uncover the previously secret story of the vital role played by Bomber Command at the house in World War II. Among the objects uncovered are a set of Victorian fairground figures, a 17th-century water flagon and a valuable painting of an Irish landscape.G

6:30 pm 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Basque Country"  Rick visits the proud and resilient Basque people's homeland, which is split between France and Spain. From his base in San Sebastian, Rick tours the ancient Basque capital of Gernika, the dazzling Guggenheim Modern in Bilbao, and then crosses into France for more Basque Country charms. From tapa bars to lightning-fast jai alai games, he shares the experiences of Basque culture.G

7:00 pm 
The Lawrence Welk Show  "25th Anniversary Show"  Lawrence and Champagne Lady, Norma Zimmer, open this celebration by waltzing to the "Anniversary Song." Jack Imel repeats his 1966 debut performance of "Sleep." Lawrence leads the band in "Calcutta," his first gold record, and Bobby and Elaine dance to "I'm Forever Blowing Bubbles."G

8:00 pm 
Are You Being Served?  "New Look"  Grace Brothers promotes the Great Gatsby style, with appropriate musical accompaniment.G

8:30 pm 
Keeping Up Appearances - The Memoirs of Hyacinth Bucket   Hyacinth's social standing at a church function is jeopardized when Daisy tries to encourage Onslow to become more ardent.G

9:00 pm 
Last of the Summer Wine  "Howard and the Great Outdoors"  Hobbo and his team turn Howard into a tramp in order to convince Pearl how rough he has been living so that she will take him back.G

9:30 pm 
Outnumbered   The Brockman Family must face some tough decisions about work, video games, and who to take to a family funeral. The vicar probably wishes they would all stay away.G

10:00 pm 
The Red Green Show  "The Mayor Race"  Red runs for mayor of Possum Lake. Then, he tries to run the lodge electrical system from a car cigarette lighter. Bill goes backpacking with a shopping cart.G

10:30 pm 
Vicar of Dibley  "Love and Marriage"  Geraldine prepares for Alice and Hugo's wedding day - discussing Alice's dress, sorting out a best man, and planning a bachelorette party. Then, Alice reveals a serious hitch, involving the wedding.G

11:00 pm 
Doctor Who Series  "Victory of the Daleks"  The Doctor is summoned by his old friend Winston Churchill but in the Cabinet War Rooms below the streets of blitz-torn London, he finds his oldest enemy instead.G

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