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August 25, 2012
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12:00 pm 
Jerry Yarnell School of Fine Art  "Freedom to Roam, Part 1"  Jerry focuses on composition and arranging subjects to achieve a balanced painting while he creates the prairie scene.G
12:30 pm 
Pedal America  "In Search of the Raystown Ray - Raystown Lake, Pennsylvania"  Learn the story of The Allegrippis Trail System at Raystown Lake, Pennsylvania as Ira David introduces mountain biking to beginners while hoping to catch a glimpse of this town's version of the Loch Ness Monster. D
1:00 pm 
This Old House  "Barrington Project, Part 5 of 10"  Landscape restoration specialist Kate Venturini arrives from the University of Rhode Island to create a sustainable coastal landscape with the help of local landscape contractor Henry Pereira. Builder Andy Tiplady finishes up the shingles and trim at the master bedroom porch just in time for local metalsmiths to install the custom copper gutter and scupper that will keep rain out of the space. Members of the URI Master Gardener's association lend a hand installing coastal tolerant and native plants on the site, while local sod grower Pat Hogan delivers a freshly harvested fescue/bluegrass blend that will require less water, less fertilizer and less maintenance overall. D
1:30 pm 
Ask This Old House  "Planting a Garden Using Native Species; Replacing a Door with a Window"  Landscape contractor Roger Cook travels to Dallas to help a homeowner plant a garden using native species that are drought-tolerant. Then, general contractor Tom Silva helps a homeowner remove a door and replace it with a window. D
2:00 pm 
American Woodshop  "Post and Beam Joinery"  This garden gate is the perfect focal point. D
2:30 pm 
Rough Cut - Woodworking with Tommy Mac  "Octagonal Lazy Susan"  Not only is the octagonal shape beautiful to look at, but the inlaid veneer of birdseye maple and beeswing mahogany really make the piece magnificent.G
3:00 pm 
MotorWeek  "Ford Mustang"  Road Test: 2013 Ford Mustang 5.0. Road Test: Callaway Silverado & Suburban. Goss' Garage: Spark Plug Removal. D
3:30 pm 
America's Heartland   A rural community celebrates its crops with "Art on a Silo"; A California vineyard combines grapes and olive oil for fine dining; The National Cornbread Festival delivers plenty to eat; Learn about the colorful history of carrots. D
4:00 pm 
NOVA  "What Are Dreams?"  NOVA joins leading dream researchers and witnesses extraordinary experiments used to investigate the world of sleep. From human narcoleptics to sleepwalking cats, from recurrent nightmares to those who can't dream, each sequence contains a vital clue to the question these scientists are pursuing: Why do we dream?G
5:00 pm 
Antiques Roadshow  "Tucson, Az - Hour 3"  Crowds brave 104-degree heat to bring in cool objects, including a collection of 1956 Olympics memorabilia saved by the owner's father, who was the trainer for the gold medal-winning American Basketball team, World War II propaganda posters and a trio of valuable French paintings. Part 3 of 3G
6:00 pm 
Priceless Antiques Roadshow   Another trawl through ANTIQUES ROADSHOW's substantial back catalogue reveals some of the strange places in which people have discovered very valuable items.G
6:31 pm 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Naples and Pompeii"  Rick finds Naples is Italy in the extreme. He prowls backstreet fish markets, dodges fast-moving Vespas, and dines on pizza where it was invented. He climbs to the top of nearby Mount Vesuvius, then wanders through the ruins of Pompeii.G
7:00 pm 
The Lawrence Welk Show  "Rhythm Is Our Business"  Lawrence presents guest star Barbara Mandrell, who sings "I Can't Stop Loving You" with Welk guitarist Neil LeVang underlining every nuance. Anacani does the "Sweet and Gentle Cha Cha." Sparks fly from the fiddle section when Guy and Ralna take the "Orange Blossom Special."G
8:00 pm 
Are You Being Served?  "Bliss Girl"  A new perfume display arrives without the usual accompanying Bliss Girl so Mr. Humphries fills the role for a day.G
8:31 pm 
Keeping Up Appearances - The Memoirs of Hyacinth Bucket  "What to Wear When Yachting"  Hyacinth is thrilled about the opportunity for a weekend on a cruiser. She occupies herself with purchasing the correct yachting gear and plans a nautical light buffet.G
9:01 pm 
As Time Goes By  "Living Together, But Where?"  Jean and Lionel have made the decision to live together. However, wires get crossed and there is confusion about who is to go live with whom.G
9:31 pm 
Outnumbered   Karen, 6, is preoccupied with the exact location of Satan. Ben falls foul of a hardline soccer referee. Dad is asked to write some propaganda. Mum competes with the supermum next door.G
10:01 pm 
The Red Green Show  "Cheap Jeep"  Red sends away for a military surplus jeep that shows up in kit form. He also makes decorative pottery using kitchen appliances.G
10:30 pm 
My Family  "Breaking Up Ain't Hard to Do"  Long-time friends Ted and Joanna members are having marital difficulties and may be splitting up. Soon everyone is dividing assets, including Ben and Susan, who each put color-coded stickers on their favorite things, even their grandson, Kenzo.G
11:00 pm 
Doctor Who Series  "The Curse of the Black Spot"  The TARDIS is marooned onboard a 17th-century pirate ship whose crew members are being lured to their death by a beautiful siren. When the captain's son is taken, the implacable pirate must place his life in the Doctor's hands and with him, take an extraordinary leap of faith.G
11:45 pm 
Doctor Who: Confidential  "Ship Ahoy!"  NULL
12:00 pm 
Dialogue  "Gov. Cecil Andrus"  On this week's DIALOGUE, host Marcia Franklin talks with four-term Idaho Gov. Cecil D. Andrus and one of his former press secretaries, Chris Carlson. Carlson has written a book about his experiences working for Andrus titled Idaho?s Greatest Governor. The two discuss Andrus' personal and political philosophies, as well as what they consider the highlights of his career. The former governor also weighs in on current political issues, such as the partisanship in Congress, President Obama's performance, the Occupy movement, wilderness designation and salmon recovery.G
12:30 pm 
Pati's Mexican Table  "Chorizo"  Who doesn't love sausage? Chorizo, the Mexican version, is a deep-burnt-reddish explosion of fresh, moist, exotically seasoned flavor. When it's fried, it becomes crisp and incredibly savory. This episode will explore the difference between Mexican chorizo sausage and its Spanish, Central American and South American cousins. 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  "Ruby, Part 3"  Jerry shows how to paint in some of the background weeds and leaves. Also shows proper use and preparation of the #4 round sable brush for details. Jerry also paints in the details of wings. D
2:00 pm 
Essential Pepin  "Rollin' In Dough"  Soda Bread; Gros Pain; Long Proofed Baguette; Brioche; Bread Galettes. D
2:30 pm 
Pedal America  "From Liquor Bottle to Water Bottle - Chicago, Illinois"  Ira David pedals along The Windy City's magnificent lakefront and downtown neighborhoods to show why Chicago is consistently ranked among the top five bicycling towns in North America. Stops include Museum Campus, Soldier Field, and the Lookingglass Theatre Company. Also, meet one Chicago resident, a former chain smoker and alcoholic, who traded in his liquor bottles for water bottles when he discovered the benefits of bicycling. D
3:00 pm 
Dialogue  "Gov. Cecil Andrus"  On this week's DIALOGUE, host Marcia Franklin talks with four-term Idaho Gov. Cecil D. Andrus and one of his former press secretaries, Chris Carlson. Carlson has written a book about his experiences working for Andrus titled Idaho?s Greatest Governor. The two discuss Andrus' personal and political philosophies, as well as what they consider the highlights of his career. The former governor also weighs in on current political issues, such as the partisanship in Congress, President Obama's performance, the Occupy movement, wilderness designation and salmon recovery.G
3:30 pm 
MotorWeek  "Ford Mustang"  Road Test: 2013 Ford Mustang 5.0. Road Test: Callaway Silverado & Suburban. Goss' Garage: Spark Plug Removal. D
4:00 pm 
America's Test Kitchen from Cook's Illustrated  "Pasta, Please"  Test cook Bridget Lancaster shows host Christopher Kimball how to make foolproof Spaghetti and Meatballs. Next, equipment expert Adam Ried reviews sous-vide machines in the Equipment Corner. And finally, test cook Julia Collin Davison updates a recipe for the perfect Spring Vegetable Pasta. D
4:30 pm 
Passport to Adventure  "Baja California's Best Kept Secret!"  No timeshare hawkers, high rises or massive resorts; just quiet coves and pristine islands for kayakers, gorgeous desert for mountain bikers, the original California missions, and an unspoiled Mexican town. In this episode, hosts Julie Conover and Mark Jennings discover the secrets of the real Baja. Whether they are kayaking along the coast, or riding mules through the hinterland, the drama and mystique of the desert is a constant force. D
5:00 pm 
Globe Trekker  "Turkey"  After whirling dervishes and tranquil tea gardens, Adela Ucar treks along the Lycian Way, relaxes on the sun-kissed beaches of Myra, visits the Sabanci Mosque, and samples exquisite cuisine in Adana. She explores the bustling bazaars and caf? culture of Gaziantep and experiences Kurdish culture in the basalt-walled city of Divarbakr.G
6:00 pm 
Sierra Center Stage  "Tommy Emmanuel"  Australia's "Entertainer of the Year" is the hottest new guitarist on the world scene, whose skills as a storyteller and teacher are highlighted as he shares laughs, tips on guitar playing, and his unique view on life. Sierra Nevada's own Bob Littell gives a rousing performance on harmonica. "One of the greatest players on the planet. D
7:00 pm 
Austin City Limits  "Florence + The Machine/Lykke Li"  Experimental modern rock rules. Bluesy singer Florence showcases her lungs, and Swedish chanteuse Li highlights her album Wounded Rhymes.G
8:00 pm 
Great Performances  "Twilight: Los Angeles"  In this 1994 tour de force, Anna Deavere Smith channels some 30 real-life characters whose lives are affected by the events surrounding the 1991 Rodney King beating, the violent aftermath of the 1992 verdict, and the lasting impact of the riots on America's conscience.G
9:30 pm 
Music Voyager  "Colombia Rocks!"  Host Jacob Edgar heads to Bogota, Colombia's capital and biggest metropolis, to explore the city's thriving rock and pop music scene. There, world-famous rockers Aterciopelados treat Edgar to an unplugged performance in the historic neighborhood of La Candelaria and bring him to a nearby indigenous peoples cultural center for a ceremony with Arhuaco shamans. The up-and-coming rock band Superlitio opens the doors of their recording studio for a private jam and later, Edgar digs through the crates at a funky shoe store/vinyl record store in downtown Bogota. D
10:00 pm 
Song of the Mountains   The Lost & Found; Barefoot Nellie & Company. D
11:00 pm 
Austin City Limits  "Florence + The Machine/Lykke Li"  Experimental modern rock rules. Bluesy singer Florence showcases her lungs, and Swedish chanteuse Li highlights her album Wounded Rhymes.G
12:00 pm 
Essential Science for Teachers: Earth and Space Science  "Session 7. Our Nearest Neighbor: The Moon"  Why is the Moon, our nearest neighbor in the solar system, so different from the Earth? In this session, participants explore the complex connections between the Earth and Moon, the origin of the Moon, and the roles played by gravity and collisions in the Earth. D
1:00 pm 
Artifacts & Fiction: Workshop In American Literature  "Workshop 7. Ritual Artifacts"  From Victorian calling cards to Puritan gravestones, ritual artifacts reveal how humans create and define order in their lives. This session explains how to apply close reading skills to sacred and secular ritual objects to enrich understanding of the cultural setting of a literary text. D
2:00 pm 
Growing Old in a New Age  "Future of Aging"  Explores generational conflicts, resource needs of a growing population of elders, and the role of technology in improving quality of life for older adults. Experts describe how aging will be different in the twenty-first century. D
3:00 pm 
Teaching Channel   Teaching Channel takes you inside America's K-12 classrooms with 5 short documentaries that showcase inspiring and effective teaching practices. Travel to Oakland, CA, where students get hands-on at local hospitals. An egg represents your brain in an 8th grade science lesson. D
4:00 pm 
Signing Time!  "Leah's Farm"  The happy Signing Time! gang sings and signs fun with their favorite animals on Leah's farm. D
4:30 pm 
Signing Time!  "The Great Backyard"  During a hike in the woods, Alex, Leah and Hopkins try to spot animals. D
5:00 pm 
Primary Sources: Workshops In American History  "The Lowell System: Women in a New Industrial Society"  In the earliest days of American industry, the Boston Manufacturing Company created an innovative, single-location manufacturing enterprise at Lowell that depended on the recruitment of female mill workers. This workshop debates the impact of this new form of employment on workers - for better or for worse. Participants investigate the workers' experiences first-hand, through diaries, letters, published accounts, and official mill postings.G
6:00 pm 
Smart Travels - Europe with Rudy Maxa  "Madrid"  Rudy explores the Spanish capital's plazas, museums, and a monastery where he finds a hoard of art treasures, followed by a day-trip to Toledo.G
6:30 pm 
Burt Wolf: Taste of Freedom  "Chinese New Year"  In China, the most important celebration of the year is the one that takes place on the first day of the first lunar month-it's Chinese New Year, and it usually starts at about the same time as the western calendar month of February. Join Burt Wolf as he explores how Chinese Americans celebrate this holiday, learns why it's important to clean your house before the New Year, introduces you to the Kitchen God, shows you the art of making dumplings and explains the meaning of the Lion Dance. D
7:00 pm 
Burt Wolf: Travels & Traditions  "Taipei"  Burt tours the city's night market, visits traditional shops and the weekend jewelry market. He also learns about Chinese medicine.G
7:30 pm 
Music Voyager  "Dancehall Marathon"  The most popular music in Jamaica today is the hard-edged sounds of dancehall. In this episode, Edgar experiences the power of the movement first hand at the Reggae Sumfest and Fully Loaded festivals. Top stars Elephant Man, Beenie Man, Bounty Killer and others tear up the stage as capacity crowds express their appreciation with homemade flamethrowers and explicit dance moves. D
8:00 pm 
Burt Wolf: Travels & Traditions  "Asheville, North Carolina"  Visit with local craftsmen from the Blue Ridge Mountains who are producing some of the finest handmade objects in the world, tour the largest private home in North America as well as one, of the highest-rated family resorts in the nation, discover traditional forms of dance and music that have been preserved for future visitors, and sample some great Southern recipes. D
8:30 pm 
Art Wolfe's Travels to the Edge  "Australia: Arnhemland and the Kimberley"  In Australia's Northern Territory, the place of "Dreamtime" for Aboriginal people, Art captures images of intricately painted rock art and canyons carved by wind and water. He chronicles the connection between the region's first people and the natural world.G
9:00 pm 
Music Voyager  "The Capital of Salsa"  The Colombian city of Cali, known as the world capital of salsa, also serves as the urban center of the country's Afro-Pacific culture. Host Jacob Edgar discovers why Columbia adopted as its native style the upbeat tropical dance music of salsa. He meets Grupo Niche, one of the world's most famous salsa bands, for a performance at their private club Dulce con Dulce, and explores the famous Juanchito neighborhood where salsa clubs line the streets. D
9:30 pm 
Rudy Maxa's World  "Buenos Aires, Argentina"  The style and verve of one of South America's most beautiful capitals is the focus of this episode that highlights Argentina's national dance, the tango, as well as the energy that its diverse population brings to the urban landscape. The HD lens brings to the fore the graceful and classic architecture of Buenos Aires, exemplified by the San Telmo neighborhood whose Sunday market is traditionally closed at sunset by an impromptu street band that marches through the streets, collecting dancers and revelers with its insistent drumbeats. At local tango parlors called milongas, Buenos Aires residents, known as portenos, lend an air of authenticity to the dance that grew up in the working class neighborhoods of the city. D
10:00 pm 
America's Test Kitchen from Cook's Illustrated  "Shake and Bake Reinvented"  Test cook Julia Collin Davison shows host Christopher Kimball how to make the best Nut-Crusted Chicken Cutlets. Next, equipment expert Adam Ried reviews food processors in the Equipment Corner. And finally, test cook Bridget Lancaster shows Chris how to make the ultimate Crisp Pan-Fried Pork Chops at home. D
10:30 pm 
Simply Ming  "Damian D'silva & Authentic Singapore Cuisine"  This episode of SIMPLY MING is simply like no other. Ming is granted privileged access to the home kitchen of Singapore Chef Damian D'Silva. Damian is a fixture on the Singapore culinary scene, where he is bringing back centuries old culinary traditions. D
11:00 pm 
Joanne Weir's Cooking Confidence  "Ticket to Provence"  Joanne and her student Sasha are transported to Provence using herbs, citrus, and garlic. Joanne begins with a bright fresh citrus salad and then working together they create a very classic country, yet refined, dish of braised cod with leeks and potato. Recipes: Citrus Salad with Mint and Red Onions, Cod Braised with Leeks, Potatoes and Thyme, and Roasted Garlic Slab. D
11:30 pm 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Lisbon and the Algarve"  Rick explores Lisbon, a mix of glorious old and fun-loving new. He finds salty sailors' quarters and wistful Fado singers mixed with ornate architecture recalling the days when Portugal was a world power. On the coast, Rick visits the Algarve, explores Cape Sagres and savors pristine beaches.G
12:00 pm 
Need to Know  "Habitat Havoc"  JEFF GREENFIELD ANCHORS. Need to Know airs a special edition from Tampa, the site of the GOP national convention. Host Jeff Greenfield will report on Republican efforts to carry Ohio, a state deemed critical to their chances of winning. D
12:30 pm 
1:00 pm 
Worse Than War   Based on Daniel Goldhagen's book of the same title, this is an exploration of the nature of genocide, ethnic cleansing and large-scale mass murder in the modern world. Goldhagen speaks with victims, perpetrators, witnesses, religious leaders, politicians, diplomats, historians, humanitarian aid workers and journalists.G
3:00 pm 
To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe  "Playing Spies/Wee Little Whale"  A Look Ahead: As we look toward the Republican Convention, the new GOP platform and Rep. Todd Akin's remarks on rape may change the focus of the GOP event. Healthy Moms: Mothers who work full time outside the home are healthier than stay at home moms or those who work part time, according to new research. D
3:30 pm 
Asian Voices   NULL
4:00 pm 
European Journal  "Endangered Lives: Greek Cuts Impact On Hospitals"  Greece: Clinics in Crisis - Greek hospitals are facing a severe shortage of funding that is leaving them lacking in medicines and supplies. Even crucial operations have to be postponed. The financial crisis has left the Greek health system having to deal with billions of euros in cuts. D
4:30 pm 
Linkasia   NULL
5:00 pm 
Moyers & Company  "Nuns, Faith, and Politics"  Weeks before Republican Paul Ryan was selected to run for vice president, Sister Simone Campbell -- who heads NETWORK, a Catholic policy and lobbying group -- hit the road to protest the so-called "Ryan budget" recently passed by the House of Representatives. She and some of her sister nuns rolled across the heartland on a bus trip designed to arouse public concern over what the Ryan plan would mean for social services in America, especially its slashing of programs for the poor. Sister Simone says his budget is inconsistent with Catholic social teaching. D
5:52 pm 
Competitive Spirit  "Medal Quest"  Athletes from a range of sports: sprinting, wheelchair tennis, sitting volleyball, cycling, discuss, and more - agree: It all comes down to heart. D
6:00 pm 
Outdoor Idaho  "Eyes of the Forest"  Mountaintop views, Idaho history and the value of human eyes searching the woods below bring the story of the state's forest lookouts into focus. IdahoPTV producer John Crancer traces Idaho's forest lookouts from 1902 to the present while visiting many of the remaining ones from North Idaho into the mountains of the central and southwest parts of the state. The show visits with people collecting, preserving and rebuilding the histories of Idaho lookouts. It also travels to the ends of roads and trails to meet people who are still spending their summers watching for fires in one of the 50 to 60 lookouts still used for fire detection.G
7:00 pm 
Need to Know  "Habitat Havoc"  JEFF GREENFIELD ANCHORS. Need to Know airs a special edition from Tampa, the site of the GOP national convention. Host Jeff Greenfield will report on Republican efforts to carry Ohio, a state deemed critical to their chances of winning. D
7:30 pm 
8:00 pm 
Worse Than War   Based on Daniel Goldhagen's book of the same title, this is an exploration of the nature of genocide, ethnic cleansing and large-scale mass murder in the modern world. Goldhagen speaks with victims, perpetrators, witnesses, religious leaders, politicians, diplomats, historians, humanitarian aid workers and journalists.G
10:00 pm 
Moyers & Company  "Nuns, Faith, and Politics"  Weeks before Republican Paul Ryan was selected to run for vice president, Sister Simone Campbell -- who heads NETWORK, a Catholic policy and lobbying group -- hit the road to protest the so-called "Ryan budget" recently passed by the House of Representatives. She and some of her sister nuns rolled across the heartland on a bus trip designed to arouse public concern over what the Ryan plan would mean for social services in America, especially its slashing of programs for the poor. Sister Simone says his budget is inconsistent with Catholic social teaching. D
10:52 pm 
Meet Mackenzie Soldan - Everyone Was Cheering!  "Medal Quest"  Wheelchair tennis player Mackenzie Soldan talks us through last year's gold-medal match against teammate Emmy Kaiser in Guadalajara, Mexico. Soldan was surprised, at the Parapan American Games, by her own reaction: "It hit me, I'm playing for my country." It was a tough start for Soldan, as she lost the first set. D
11:00 pm 
Linkasia   NULL
11:30 pm 
Washington Week (Expired)  "Generic Vs. Name Brand Drugs"  NULL

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