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Friday
March 9, 2012
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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.
11:00 pm 
Secrets of the Dead  "Sinking Atlantis"  Five thousand years ago the Minoans, Europe's first great civilization, flourished on the island of Crete. They were the first Europeans to use writing, and their technologically advanced and rich artistic culture became the setting for famous Greek myths about Theseus, Icarus and the Minotaur. Yet in their heyday, the Minoans were wiped from the pages of history. D

12:00 am 
PBS NewsHour   NULL

1:00 am 
Nightly Business Report   Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner joins us in an exclusive interview. Washington Bureau Chief Darren Gersh talks to him about the economy, jobs and Greece's debt woes. Time is up for Greece to decide if they'll participate in a debt swap that could prevent a messy default. D

1:30 am 
Tavis Smiley   Otis Webb Brawley, M.D. (American Cancer Society). D

2:00 am 
Whispers of Angels: A Story of the Underground Railroad   This documentary tells the story of the Eastern Line of the system to rescue slaves from the South. Actors Ed Asner and Blair Underwood portray a Quaker abolitionist and a free black activist respectively in dramatic reenactments filmed on location. Interviews with top scholars explore the efforts of these men.G

3:00 am 
Global Voices  "The Devil Never Sleeps"  Filmmaker Lourdes Portillo received a phone call informing her of the mysterious death of her wealthy Mexican uncle Oscar. Though officially ruled a suicide, Portillo's relatives claimed murder, offering several possible suspects, including a business partner, a ranch hand and Oscar's young widow, who stood to inherit everything. Traveling to Mexico, Portillo attempts to learn the truth about her powerful uncle. D

4:00 am 
Ideas In Action with Jim Glassman  "Drive: Guess What Motivates Us Most? (Hint: It's Not Money)"  Guest: Daniel Pink, author of "Drive: The Surprising Truth about What Motivates Us". Think money is the ultimate motivator? Well think again, says Daniel Pink, author of "Drive: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us. " In his book, Pink contends that while money is important, it plays a relatively small role in what pushes us to strive, succeed and enjoy life. D

4:30 am 
Great Decisions In Foreign Policy  "Beyond The Border: The U.S. and Mexico"  How best can the two countries confront troublesome border issues while fostering greater economic and cultural ties?. D

5:00 am 
Up from the Bottoms: The Search for the American Dream   Up From the Bottoms: The Search for the American Dream" tells the story of the massive migration of African Americans from the rural south to the prosperous north during the World War II years and beyond. They left behind the legacy of slavery and segregation and set out to find the American dream. The voice of Cicely Tyson guides us through these touching, thoughtful and often funny stories as told by fifteen residents of Muskegon, Michigan. D

6:00 am 
Soul of Justice: Thelton Henderson's American Journey   An unforgettable story about Thelton Henderson's commitment to integrity and human rights and his profound influence on the American judicial system. This thought-provoking film transports viewers through the inspiring life and work of one of the first African-American federal judges in the United States and chronicles the impact of his decisions on the lives of millions.G

7:00 am 
Turmoil and Triumph: The George Shultz Years  "A Call to Service"  The first episode introduces George Shultz through the details of his early life: his service as a U.S. Marine, his academic career as a free-market economist at MIT and as dean of the business school at the University of Chicago and his early cabinet posts as secretary of labor and secretary of the treasury under President Nixon. As he's sworn in as secretary of state under President Reagan, the war in Lebanon presents a dangerous diplomatic challenge. D

8:00 am 
Democracy Now!   NULL

9:00 am 
Journey of Sacagawea   Oral history and tradition among the Lemhi Shoshonis, Sacagawea's descendants, and the Hidatsas, her childhood abductors, profile the person behind the western historical icon. Reenactments and scenes of the wild areas she knew help writer-producer Lori Joyce and her team explore the Lewis and Clark expedition.G

10:00 am 
Ideas In Action with Jim Glassman  "Drive: Guess What Motivates Us Most? (Hint: It's Not Money)"  Guest: Daniel Pink, author of "Drive: The Surprising Truth about What Motivates Us". Think money is the ultimate motivator? Well think again, says Daniel Pink, author of "Drive: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us. " In his book, Pink contends that while money is important, it plays a relatively small role in what pushes us to strive, succeed and enjoy life. D

10:30 am 
Great Decisions In Foreign Policy  "Beyond The Border: The U.S. and Mexico"  How best can the two countries confront troublesome border issues while fostering greater economic and cultural ties?. D

11:00 am 
Up from the Bottoms: The Search for the American Dream   Up From the Bottoms: The Search for the American Dream" tells the story of the massive migration of African Americans from the rural south to the prosperous north during the World War II years and beyond. They left behind the legacy of slavery and segregation and set out to find the American dream. The voice of Cicely Tyson guides us through these touching, thoughtful and often funny stories as told by fifteen residents of Muskegon, Michigan. D

12:00 pm 
Soul of Justice: Thelton Henderson's American Journey   An unforgettable story about Thelton Henderson's commitment to integrity and human rights and his profound influence on the American judicial system. This thought-provoking film transports viewers through the inspiring life and work of one of the first African-American federal judges in the United States and chronicles the impact of his decisions on the lives of millions.G

1:00 pm 
Turmoil and Triumph: The George Shultz Years  "A Call to Service"  The first episode introduces George Shultz through the details of his early life: his service as a U.S. Marine, his academic career as a free-market economist at MIT and as dean of the business school at the University of Chicago and his early cabinet posts as secretary of labor and secretary of the treasury under President Nixon. As he's sworn in as secretary of state under President Reagan, the war in Lebanon presents a dangerous diplomatic challenge. D

2:00 pm 
Charlie Rose   NULL

3:00 pm 

3:30 pm 
Journal   NULL

4:00 pm 
John Tesh Big Band Live   In a new special, Emmy winner and Grammy nominee John Tesh and his 12-piece ensemble perform big-band music from the 1920s through the '50s. JOHN TESH BIG BAND LIVE takes viewers on a trip down memory lane with all-new arrangements of standards, including "I've Got the World on a String," "The Way You Look Tonight," "In the Mood," and "Summer Wind," along with Tesh's own piano solos and love songs. A special segment on the music of World War II features a medley of instrumental songs from the era, punctuated by excerpts from Tesh's father's wartime diary. D

5:30 pm 

6:00 pm 
Turmoil and Triumph: The George Shultz Years  "A Call to Service"  The first episode introduces George Shultz through the details of his early life: his service as a U.S. Marine, his academic career as a free-market economist at MIT and as dean of the business school at the University of Chicago and his early cabinet posts as secretary of labor and secretary of the treasury under President Nixon. As he's sworn in as secretary of state under President Reagan, the war in Lebanon presents a dangerous diplomatic challenge. D

7:00 pm 
PBS NewsHour   NULL

8:00 pm 

8:30 pm 
Journal   NULL

9:00 pm 
Charlie Rose   NULL

10:00 pm 
Soul of Justice: Thelton Henderson's American Journey   An unforgettable story about Thelton Henderson's commitment to integrity and human rights and his profound influence on the American judicial system. This thought-provoking film transports viewers through the inspiring life and work of one of the first African-American federal judges in the United States and chronicles the impact of his decisions on the lives of millions.G

11:00 pm 
Turmoil and Triumph: The George Shultz Years  "A Call to Service"  The first episode introduces George Shultz through the details of his early life: his service as a U.S. Marine, his academic career as a free-market economist at MIT and as dean of the business school at the University of Chicago and his early cabinet posts as secretary of labor and secretary of the treasury under President Nixon. As he's sworn in as secretary of state under President Reagan, the war in Lebanon presents a dangerous diplomatic challenge. D

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Friday
March 9, 2012
Full Day
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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.
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