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Thursday
November 23, 2017
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NOTE: When the Idaho Legislature is in session, programming on the Learn/Create and World channels may be pre-empted for live coverage from the House and Senate floors.
12:00 am 
Destinos: An Introduction to Spanish  "La Cartera (The Wallet)"  This episode introduces words for common articles of clothing. Most of the episode is devoted to Spanish conversation dealing with Raquel's arrival in Madrid.G
12:30 am 
Destinos: An Introduction to Spanish  "El Encuentro (The Encounter)"  In this episode, the program format begins to become more regular, while most of the dialogue is in conversational Spanish.G
1:00 am 
Invitation to World Literature  "Things Fall Apart"  In this foundational modern African novel, Chinua Achebe's story follows the lives of people trying to understand which belief systems deserve their loyalty. The protagonist, Okonkwo is a tribal leader who battles neighboring villages, the English, and his own demons in early colonial Nigeria. The perspectives of readers from around the world reveal the novel's universal themes. D
1:30 am 
Invitation to World Literature  "One Hundred Years of Solitude"  Gabriel Garcia Marquez's multigenerational saga of the Buendia family in the isolated town of Macondo inaugurated the boom in Latin American literature in the 1970s and marked the beginning of magical realism. Writer Sandra Cisneros and scholar of Latin American literature, Ilan Stavans lend their thoughts and voices to the discussion of this epic novel. D
2:00 am 
Power of Place: Geography for the 21st Century  "One Earth, Many Scales Lost In Space? Geography Training for Astronauts"  Preparation for a NASA Shuttle mission provides context for introducing key issues in physical geography and human-environmental interaction. Globalization and Revolt - Why do the forces of globalization seem to draw some places closer together and cause others to pull farther apart?G
2:30 am 
Power of Place: Geography for the 21st Century  "Boundaries and Borderlands"  A single Mexican mother's daily struggle for survival introduces us to concepts of relative location and geographic regions. Operation Hold the Line - The U.S. Mexico borderlands form a unified cultural and economic region with qualities of both nations. D
3:00 am 
Unfinished Nation  "Rivals and Friends"  Election of 1796, first contested presidential election, won by John Adams. His opponent, Thomas Jefferson becomes vice-president. Adam's difficult relationship with cabinet, congress, and Jefferson. Struggle with France on the high seas; the Alien and Sedition Acts set stage for election of 1800, won narrowly by Jefferson. Lame-duck Congress changes court structure; Adams appoints Federalists to new posts before he leaves office. Jefferson challenges appointments. Role of Chief Justice John Marshall and Marbury vs. Madison decision in strengthening Supreme Court.G
3:30 am 
Unfinished Nation  "Best Laid Plans"  Republican desire to minimize national government and encourage small town/agrarian lifestyles overtaken during Jefferson's presidency by economic vitality and growth of cities, beginnings of industrialization, the Louisiana Purchase, expansion to the west. Jefferson's embargo in response to Napoleonic Wars hurts economy of northeast. Election of James Madison in 1808; Jefferson lifts embargo as he leaves office. The War of 1812.G
4:00 am 
SciGirls  "Aquabots"  Akina and friends dive into underwater robotics at the U.S. Naval Academy, building a "Sea Perch" ROV to investigate artificial oyster reefs in the Chesapeake Bay. D
4:30 am 
Biz Kid$  "What Can You Do with Money?"  Decisions, decisions! Join the Biz Kids and you'll ponder the merits of spending, saving, donating, and investing money. Visit the New York Stock Exchange, get tips from the author of Not Buying It, and learn to avoid compulsive shopping. You can also learn how to create a financial diary and track spending. D
5:00 am 
On Story  "Queens of Comedy: A Conversation with Paula Pell"  With Saturday Night Live and the movies Sisters and This is 40 in her credits, Paula Pell is the queen of comedy. In this episode, Pell talks about her background in theater, creating characters that stick, and drawing from a funny family. D
5:30 am 
Ready Jet Go!  "Beep and Boop's Game/Constellation Prize"  "Beep and Boop's Game" - The kids help Dr. Rafferty and Bergs get Mars Rover BOOP over a ravine on the red planet by simulating actions in the DSA "Mars Yard" using BEEP (Boop's sister)! Trial and error leads to success. Along the way, the kids learn just how scientists communicate with far away rovers - through satellites above Mars. The kids then solve a new mystery set up by Bergs, figuring out that Beep and Boop are communicating about. D
6:00 am 
Steven Raichlen's Project Smoke  "Thanksgiving Comes Early"  The secret to supernaturally moist turkey? The Project Smoke version involves a whiskey brine and a slow smoke over maple wood. The traditional side dishes get smoked, too: bacon-stuffed barbecued onions, smoky creamed corn, and a smoky bacon-apple crisp for dessert. Even the cranberry sauce (salsa in this case) has fire thanks to the strategic addition of jalapenos. D
6:30 am 
Home for Christy Rost: Thanksgiving   Award-winning television chef, cookbook author and home design expert Christy Rost plans a festive Thanksgiving dinner for family and friends in her holiday special, A HOME FOR CHRISTY ROST: THANKSGIVING. Christy deftly weaves her cooking tips, seasonal recipes, table-setting ideas and more into an exploration of the storied history and renovation of her new home, the 19th-century Colorado mountain estate known as "Swan's Nest." The program culminates with the unveiling of the finished home - a process two years in the making - and Christy and her husband Randy sharing a Thanksgiving feast with their guests. D
7:30 am 
Pati's Mexican Table  "Turkey Day"  Pati and her family celebrate Thanksgiving in the Jinich house. Pati cooks for and hosts the Jinich family traditional Thanksgiving dinner with all of the essentials - turkey, stuffing, veggies, the works - all with a Mexican twist, of course. D
8:00 am 
Ciao Italia  "Cooking Live with Robert Irvine/Cucinando Con Roberto Irvine"  Mary Ann takes to the stage before a live audience with FoodTV Celebrity chef Robert Irvine and pastry wizard Chef Lynn Mansel to create an autumn-themed program. In between laughter and good natured teasing they create a hearty Minestrone, a Stuffed Turkey Breast with prosciutto di Parma. And Apple Carmel Bread Pudding. D
8:30 am 
P. Allen Smith's Garden to Table  "Harvest Festival"  P. Allen Smith celebrates fall with friends at the farm. He shares recipes like pumpkin cr�me brul�e and roasted chicken and pumpkin stew. Chef Ashley Christenson makes a sweet potato dish.G
9:00 am 
Martha Bakes  "Classic New England"  Join Martha as she explores the wonders of New England. Pure maple syrup in a creamy maple custard pie, cranberries for a jewel-like tart with an easy press-in walnut crust, and a reinvented classic, Boston cream pie cupcakes. Plus, a buttermilk-blueberry tart that's sure to dazzle your dinner guests!. D
9:30 am 
America's Test Kitchen from Cook's Illustrated  "Outsmarting Thanksgiving"  Test cook Dan Souza shows host Julia Collin Davison how to make the ultimate roast turkey. Next, gadget guru Lisa McManus uncovers the best oven thermometers. Finally, test cook Becky Hays uncovers the secrets to foolproof boiled corn. D
10:00 am 
Surviving Thanksgiving with Sara Moulton   Thanksgiving is the biggest, most intimidating meal of the year for most cooks, full of potential catastrophes. This year, chef, cookbook author and television personality Sara Moulton offers time-saving tips and techniques in her one-hour special SURVIVING THANKSGIVING WITH SARA MOULTON. Using a calm, warm, and reassuring manner, the James Beard nominee takes viewers through the big meal step by step, with foolproof tips for avoiding the biggest culinary mistakes come Thanksgiving Day. D
11:00 am 
New Orleans Cooking with Kevin Belton  "Thanksgiving"  Stuffed mirlitons, Cajun turkey and dirty rice. D
11:30 am 
The Jazzy Vegetarian  "Giving Thanks"  Host Laura Theodore prepares a meat-free, vegan celebratory dinner menu. Special guest: Jim Brickman. The star of this traditionally inspired fare is delectable "Holiday Stuffing Casserole" served with "Festive Kale Salad. D
12:00 pm 
Destinos: An Introduction to Spanish  "La Cartera (The Wallet)"  This episode introduces words for common articles of clothing. Most of the episode is devoted to Spanish conversation dealing with Raquel's arrival in Madrid.G
12:30 pm 
Destinos: An Introduction to Spanish  "El Encuentro (The Encounter)"  In this episode, the program format begins to become more regular, while most of the dialogue is in conversational Spanish.G
1:00 pm 
Invitation to World Literature  "Things Fall Apart"  In this foundational modern African novel, Chinua Achebe's story follows the lives of people trying to understand which belief systems deserve their loyalty. The protagonist, Okonkwo is a tribal leader who battles neighboring villages, the English, and his own demons in early colonial Nigeria. The perspectives of readers from around the world reveal the novel's universal themes. D
1:30 pm 
Invitation to World Literature  "One Hundred Years of Solitude"  Gabriel Garcia Marquez's multigenerational saga of the Buendia family in the isolated town of Macondo inaugurated the boom in Latin American literature in the 1970s and marked the beginning of magical realism. Writer Sandra Cisneros and scholar of Latin American literature, Ilan Stavans lend their thoughts and voices to the discussion of this epic novel. D
2:00 pm 
Western Tradition  "The Dawn of History"  From the beginnings of life to the first agricultural settlement.G
2:30 pm 
Western Tradition  "The Ancient Egyptians"  Politics, religion, and agriculture intersect to create one of the first civilizations in the Western tradition.G
3:00 pm 
Unfinished Nation  "Rivals and Friends"  Election of 1796, first contested presidential election, won by John Adams. His opponent, Thomas Jefferson becomes vice-president. Adam's difficult relationship with cabinet, congress, and Jefferson. Struggle with France on the high seas; the Alien and Sedition Acts set stage for election of 1800, won narrowly by Jefferson. Lame-duck Congress changes court structure; Adams appoints Federalists to new posts before he leaves office. Jefferson challenges appointments. Role of Chief Justice John Marshall and Marbury vs. Madison decision in strengthening Supreme Court.G
3:30 pm 
Unfinished Nation  "Best Laid Plans"  Republican desire to minimize national government and encourage small town/agrarian lifestyles overtaken during Jefferson's presidency by economic vitality and growth of cities, beginnings of industrialization, the Louisiana Purchase, expansion to the west. Jefferson's embargo in response to Napoleonic Wars hurts economy of northeast. Election of James Madison in 1808; Jefferson lifts embargo as he leaves office. The War of 1812.G
4:00 pm 
SciGirls  "Aquabots"  Akina and friends dive into underwater robotics at the U.S. Naval Academy, building a "Sea Perch" ROV to investigate artificial oyster reefs in the Chesapeake Bay. D
4:30 pm 
Biz Kid$  "What Can You Do with Money?"  Decisions, decisions! Join the Biz Kids and you'll ponder the merits of spending, saving, donating, and investing money. Visit the New York Stock Exchange, get tips from the author of Not Buying It, and learn to avoid compulsive shopping. You can also learn how to create a financial diary and track spending. D
5:00 pm 
On Story  "Queens of Comedy: A Conversation with Paula Pell"  With Saturday Night Live and the movies Sisters and This is 40 in her credits, Paula Pell is the queen of comedy. In this episode, Pell talks about her background in theater, creating characters that stick, and drawing from a funny family. D
5:30 pm 
Cyberchase  "The Bluebird of Zappiness"  Hacker teams with the CyberSquad to stop his nemesis Ledge from finding the cure to Motherboard's virus.G
6:00 pm 
Surviving Thanksgiving with Sara Moulton   Thanksgiving is the biggest, most intimidating meal of the year for most cooks, full of potential catastrophes. This year, chef, cookbook author and television personality Sara Moulton offers time-saving tips and techniques in her one-hour special SURVIVING THANKSGIVING WITH SARA MOULTON. Using a calm, warm, and reassuring manner, the James Beard nominee takes viewers through the big meal step by step, with foolproof tips for avoiding the biggest culinary mistakes come Thanksgiving Day. D
7:00 pm 
Mike Colemeco's Real Food  "il Buco"  In 1994 Donna Leonard opened the original il Buco out back of an antique furniture store on Bond Street steps off the Bowery. Self taught with no experience the place was an instant neighborhood hit. A few years back she expanded with il Buco Alimentari a block north on Great Jones St. D
7:30 pm 
Pati's Mexican Table  "Asian Influences In Mexican Cooking"  Latin-Asian fusion is hot right now, but Asian immigrants have been influencing traditional Mexican cuisine for centuries. Pati goes food shopping with her good friend, Chef Janet Yu, and gets inspired to create a menu full of Asian-influenced Mexican meals. Recipe 1: Amaranth & Panko Crispy Chicken with a Sweet & Spicy Crema Dipping Sauce; Recipe 2: Green Beans with Peanuts & Chile de Arbol; Recipe 3: Five-Spice Pecan Plum Empanadas; Recipe 4: Sriracha Mezcal Cocktail. D
8:00 pm 
Ciao Italia  "Cooking Live with Robert Irvine/Cucinando Con Roberto Irvine"  Mary Ann takes to the stage before a live audience with FoodTV Celebrity chef Robert Irvine and pastry wizard Chef Lynn Mansel to create an autumn-themed program. In between laughter and good natured teasing they create a hearty Minestrone, a Stuffed Turkey Breast with prosciutto di Parma. And Apple Carmel Bread Pudding. D
8:30 pm 
Joseph Rosendo's Travelscope  "La Joie De Vivre In Quebec City, Canada"  Joseph heads to Quebec City, the only walled city north of Mexico, for a lively cultural adventure among the French-speaking Quebecois. The city offers so many attractions that it's hard for Joseph to squeeze them all in. Yet, half the pleasure is in the trying as Joseph strolls the village's atmospheric streets, joins into the colorful night life, samples world-famous cuisine, savors the area's natural beauty and generally celebrates La joie de vivre - the joy of living -- with the largest Francophone population outside of France. D
9:00 pm 
Weekends With Yankee  "Celebrating Tradition"  New England is a region steeped in tradition. In this episode of Weekends with Yankee, we board the massive schooner J&E Riggin for a windjammer cruise along the beautiful Maine coast. Then we travel down to Boston for the Head of the Charles, the largest two-day rowing event in the world. D
9:30 pm 
Martha Bakes  "Homemade Doughnuts"  Attention all doughnut lovers - this show is for you! Martha shares her invaluable techniques while preparing raspberry filled doughnuts, crisp apple fritters and the famous yeasted, sugarcoated doughnut from New Orleans known as a beignet. D
10:00 pm 
America's Test Kitchen from Cook's Illustrated  "Canning Classics"  Host Julia Collin Davison goes into the test kitchen with test cook Becky Hays to reveal the secrets to making classic strawberry jam at home. Next, gadget guru Lisa McManus uncovers the best canning tools. Finally, test cook Dan Souza shows host Bridget Lancaster how to make the ultimate bread and butter pickles. D
10:30 pm 
Julie Taboulie's Lebanese Kitchen  "Meet Me at the Market"  Julie is cordially inviting all of you to come and meet her at the fresh farmer's market. Besides Mama's Glorious Garden, farmer's markets are Julie's favorite places to frequent for fresh foods. She loves meeting and greeting all of the farmers, strolling around an open-outdoor market while supporting and sourcing locally sustainably foods. D
11:00 pm 
Primal Grill with Steven Raichlen  "One Good Turn (Rotisserie Grilling)"  Are we listening when you write in to the Barbecue Board? You bet! And one question you ask a lot is how to improve your rotisserie skills. Spit-roasting is one of the world's most ancient and universal forms of grilling, and there's nothing like it for producing exceptionally moist meat with a crackling crisp crust. Here's the lowdown on spit-roasting duck, prime rib, and even baby back ribs. D
11:30 pm 
Art Wolfe's Travels to the Edge  "Antarctica and the Falkland Islands"  Wolfe explores the Falkland Islands and the Antarctic coast in search of wildlife and landscapes.G

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Mountain Time
View Pacific     
Thursday
November 23, 2017
Current
View Prime Time
View Full Day
NOTE: When the Idaho Legislature is in session, programming on the Learn/Create and World channels may be pre-empted for live coverage from the House and Senate floors.
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