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October 7, 2012
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12:00 am 
Austin City Limits  "Radiohead"  The alt rock icon takes the stage as the band performs songs from its Grammy-nominated album The King of Limbs.G

1:00 am 
Nature  "Kilauea: Mountain of Fire"  The mountain on Hawaii's Big Island is the world's most active volcano. The eruption that began in 1983 is ongoing, offering filmmaker Paul Atkins the chance to capture the cataclysmic meeting of 2000-degree lava and 75-degree ocean water.G

2:00 am 
Money and Medicine   This film tackles the medical, ethical and financial challenges of containing runaway health care spending. In addition to illuminating so-called waste and over-treatment, this documentary explores ways to reduce health care expenditures while improving overall quality of medical care.G

3:00 am 
MI-5  "Spiders"  Someone is hacking into MI5's central computer. Files are disappearing and agents are lost in the field. A schoolteacher, who is linked to a violent socialist group, is face-matched where there is access to the computer. Zoe goes underground in the school to investigate.G

4:00 am 
Call The Midwife  "(S1 E1)"  Newly minted midwife Jenny Lee arrives in the East End of London to begin her career in the spring of 1957. After overcoming the initial shock that her new home, Nonnatus House, is a convent and not a private hospital, she soon is immersed in her new life. Living with nuns and working in a community of colorful characters are entirely new experiences for Jenny, who comes from an affluent country home.G

5:00 am 
Sound Tracks: Music Without Borders   This magazine format show features three stories and a special "global hit performance." Reporter Alexis Bloom meets with Wynton Marsalis in Chicago. Then SOUND TRACKS goes behind the scenes of the latest animated movie from Pixar to introduce the Scottish folk singer, Julie Fowlis, and follows African singer Youssou N'dour as he runs for president of Senegal.G

6:00 am 
Mister Rogers' Neighborhood  "Mister Rogers Visits An Art Museum"  Mister Rogers visits the Carnegie Art Museum. In the Neighborhood of Make-Believe, X the Owl receives a letter from Big Bird of "Sesame Street" saying he's bringing his entry to King Friday's drawing contest. X the Owl gets so excited about Big Bird's news that Henrietta Pussycat feels jealous and is afraid of losing X's friendship. D

6:30 am 
Curious George  "George's Home Run/Monkey On Ice"  George's Home Run - While Marco tries to hit his first Little League home run, George gets to play scorekeeper. Unfortunately, he can't remember the order of the numbers, so he isn't getting it quite right. Marco helps out by using a catchy song to teach George how to count from 1-10 and then George returns the favor by agreeing to be a pinch runner for an injured Marco. D

7:00 am 
Wild Kratts  "Kerhonk"  When Martin's and Chris' Creature Power Suits unexpectedly get jammed in Proboscis monkey mode and the top monkey of the troop is injured protecting a youngster from a crocodile, the Kratt brothers find themselves stepping into the injured monkey's role. While Aviva nurses the monkey back to health, Chris and Martin must keep the troop together and soon discover the important communication function of the proboscis monkeys strangest feature - his huge, droopy, bulbous nose! They uncover some of the different methods animals utilize to communicate important information to each other. D

7:30 am 
Peep and the Big Wide World/Pocoyo  "Dry Duck Part 1/Part 2"  Beaver Boy moves away and Quack's pond dries up. Pocoyo: The Great Race - Elly and Pocoyo have a race, and are surprised when a rank outsider bests them. D

8:00 am 
Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About That!  "Flight of the Penguin/Let's Go Fly A Kite"  Flight of the Penguin - Sally and Nick are pretending to fly in their backyard. Oh wouldn't it be great if they really could? The Cat in the Hat brings them to meet his good friend Percy the penguin. After a fun race with a penguin and a bird, the kids learn that not all birds fly, but that doesn't mean they aren't fast! Let's Go Fly a Kite - Sally, Nick and the Cat are trying to fly a kite, but there's not enough wind. D

8:30 am 
Angelina Ballerina: The Next Steps  "Angelina and the Marcel Mouseau Mime Challenge/Angelina and the Disco Dance Craze"  Angelina and the Marcel Mouseau Mime Challenge - Marco's favorite mime artist is coming to town and Marco enters a radio drawing to win two free tickets to see the show. Radio Cheddar calls to say Marco has won the tickets, if only he can answer questions over the phone! Marco made a bet with Angelina and if he answers the questions, he loses his bet, but if he doesn't he won't get to go to the Marcel Mouseau show. What will he do? Angelina and the Dance Craze - Gracie discovers the joys of Disco Dancing and just can't stop! She even puts dancing over her responsibilities to help her friends. D

9:00 am 
Bob the Builder  "Spud Hits The Airwaves"  When Mike Turntable, the Sunflower DJ, needs to get his new microphone, Spud volunteers to run the radio station. Mike tells him that in the world of radio "bigger is better". Spud takes this advice a little too literally and concocts a series of wild stories. D

9:30 am 
Franny's Feet  "Sweet Talk/Butter Fingers"  Sweet Talk - Franny travels to the Galapagos Islands, and explores how different animals communicate to attract friends. Butter Fingers - Franny travels back to Pioneer times, where she learns how milk is churned into butter. D

10:00 am 
Wishbone  "Digging Up The Past"  This live-action program follows the exploits of Wishbone the dog and his human friends, Joe, David and Samantha through their adventures in their hometown of Oakdale. Wishbone's everyday experiences trigger his imagination and he finds himself in scenes from classic works of literature. In this episode, Dr.Thelma Brown comes back to visit her childhood home and takes the kids on a dig for a long-lost time capsule. D

10:30 am 
Dialogue  "Alexandra Fuller: Conversations from the Sun Valley Writers' Conference"  Marcia Franklin interviews the author who now lives in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, but who grew up in Rhodesia, now known as Zimbabwe. Her newest book is about her mother's early years in Kenya and Rhodesia. The interview is the first of four 2012 "Conversations from the Sun Valley Writers' Conference."G

11:00 am 
BBC Newsnight   NULL

11:30 am 
Consuelo Mack WealthTrack  "Great Investors: David Winters"  Guest: David Winters, Portfolio Manager, Wintergreen Fund. This week's Consuelo Mack WealthTrack features "Great Investor" David Winters, portfolio manager of the top-rated Wintergreen Fund, who explains why he is finding numerous investment opportunities around the globe and why investors shouldn't believe the bearish view that the "cult of equity is dead.". D

12:00 pm 
To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe   Affirmative Action Revisited? The Supreme Court will hear arguments on a case dating back to 2008 when a white woman was denied admissions to the University of Texas. This could mean changes to admission policies for public schools. Less Latinos Are Voting: Nearly 24 million Latinos are eligible to vote in the United States, but this year less than half of them will go to the polls. D

12:30 pm 
McLaughlin Group  "Romney's Gamechanger Offensive"  Pat Buchanan, Author and Columnist; Eleanor Clift, Newsweek; Mort Zuckerman, US News & World Report; Clarence Page, Chicago Tribune. D

1:00 pm 
Painting and Travel with Roger & Sarah Bansemer  "Locomotive 2152"  Roger and Sarah visit the Kentucky Railway Museum in New Haven, Kentucky where Roger uses his acrylics to paint an old steam engine. Sarah takes you on a tour of the museums repair and restoration facilities. D

1:30 pm 
Sewing with Nancy  "Fabric Flowers, Part 1"  Create attractive floral accessories using small pieces of fabric and some savvy techniques. Felted Poppies, Rosettes, and Petals; Bias Strip Blooms; and Budding Yo-yos are some of the first fabric flowers that you'll learn to make in this two-part series with Amy Barickman and Nancy. Combine texture, fiber, dimension, and shaping for these dramatic accessories that are easy options for gifts. D

2:00 pm 
Quilting Arts  "Experimental Quilting and Surface Design"  This episode introduces some experimental concepts using both thread and paint. Ellen Anne Eddy starts out with a demonstration of free-motion bobbin work with hand-dyed and metallic threads. Then, meet Marcia Derse as she shows us resist dyeing techniques for creating unique fabric designs with infinite color combinations: first is monoprinting, and then she shows over-dyeing with thickened dyes. D

2:30 pm 
Hometime  "Exterior Harmony 6: Landscape Wrap"  Dean, Miriam and the HOMETIME team finish a hilly back yard with landscape steps and tile, a fire ring, plants and sprinklers. D

3:00 pm 
Woodsmith Shop  "5 Cool Tools"  The Woodsmith editors talk about five tools that transform the way they work in the shop. D

3:30 pm 
This Old House  "Cambridge Project, Part 1 of 15"  Homeowners John Stone and Sally Peterson want to turn an 1887 Victorian-era two family house in Cambridge, Massachusetts, into a one-family home. Landscape contractor Roger Cook finds a few surprises in the yard, plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey uses an eye-opening energy audit to demonstrate the need for efficiency upgrades, and general contractor Tom Silva brings in a deconstruction expert to remove all of the old and unneeded house parts. D

4:00 pm 
Ask This Old House  "Transforming Stock Shelving/Installing A New Washing Machine Valve"  General contractor Tom Silva kicks off the 11th season of ASK THIS OLD HOUSE by helping a couple transform stock shelving into a custom built-in. Then, plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey installs a new washing machine valve that will prevent flooding. D

4:30 pm 
Growing a Greener World  "Just Because It's Organic (St. Paul, Mn)"  Just because it's organic doesn't automatically make it a better option. Author and University of MN Assoc. Professor, Dr. Jeff Gillman helps us become more discerning gardeners as we explore specific examples in a fun and enlightening way. D

5:00 pm 
Moyers & Company  "Hispanic America's Turn"  According to the 2010 census, the number of American Hispanics grew 43% in the last decade to over 50 million. By 2050, Hispanics are projected to number 132 million and represent 30% of the population. As that population evolves, so does their political power. D

6:00 pm 
William and Mary   Mary is dealing with a truant son and an unusual birth, while her mother is determined to fix up Mary with ex-boyfriend Rick.G

7:00 pm 
Outdoor Idaho  "Horse Packers & Wagon Masters"  Idahoans who bond with horses and mules to follow dusty trails view Idaho's scenery at leisure and share its past. One man sets a distance record for packing with horse and mule as he rides for charity. Teamsters explore part of the Oregon Trail with wagons and mules, and trail riders head into the Selkirk Mountains.G

7:30 pm 
Undamming The Elwha   The KCTS9/EarthFix documentary tells the story of the Elhwa River, once dammed, now set free, following the determination that two 100-year-old dams were failing. The film includes historical photos and footage as well as interviews with those involved in the construction, operation and removal of the lower dam, the largest dam ever to be removed in the United States. Some of the footage used in the film is supplied by IdahoPTV and EarthFix Idaho reporter Aaron Kunz.G

8:00 pm 
Call The Midwife  "(S1 E2)"  As Jenny Lee settles into her role, there is a new arrival at Nonnatus House - Chummy, a welcome pair of extra hands. But her overwhelming desire to please and her inability to ride a bike prove obstacles in gaining the respect of Sister Evangelina. Meanwhile, a chance encounter with Mary, a pregnant young runaway, forces Jenny to see an unfamiliar, darker side of life. Part 2 of 6G

9:00 pm 
Masterpiece Classic  "Upstairs Downstairs, Series 2 - A Faraway Country About Which We Know Nothing"  In the year before World War II begins in Europe, Lady Agnes and Sir Hallam are parents of two children. Lady Persie returns. Sir Hallam's aunt, Dr. Blanche Mottershead, is making herself at home within the household. And a spirited new nursery maid, Beryl, arrives. Part 1 of 6G

10:00 pm 
New Tricks   A Home Office pathologist asks UCOS to reopen a 1987 case involving an unidentified severed body of a young woman found in a woodland. Faced with few clues and puzzling evidence, an encounter with a wild boar may lead the investigators to some answers.G

11:00 pm 
Fake Or Fortune?  "Monet, Monet, Monet"  Host Fiona Bruce and art expert Philip Mould begin by examining a painting they believe to be an unacknowledged work by Monet.G

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