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12:00 am 
Tribute to Toussaint   Allen Toussaint, one of music's most prolific songwriters, composers and producers, has worked with Dr. John, B.J. Thomas, Boz Scaggs, Paul McCartney, Patti LaBelle, The Pointer Sisters, Fats Domino, Elvis Costello, Art Neville, Aaron Neville and The Rolling Stones. As a philanthropist, he helped raise more than $1 million for the hungry and homeless in his native New Orleans. D
1:00 am 
Ronan Tynan: More Than Magic   In his first televised concert with his personal band, internationally acclaimed tenor Ronan Tynan goes where few singers dare to tread: performing songs from several musical genres such as rock, opera and country, among others. Shot cabaret-style in a Maryland Public Television studio, RONAN TYNAN: MORE THAN MAGIC features an eclectic set list which includes Bruce Springsteen's "Into the Fire," U2's "All I Want Is You," a duet of Melissa Manchester's "Come in From the Rain, "Leonard Cohen's "Hallelujah," Irving Berlin's "God Bless America" and the Irish ballad, "Danny Boy. " Tynan also shows off his vocal prowess on a jazz-inspired version of "Luce van de Stelle, "the powerful aria from Puccini's Tosca. D
2:00 am 
Portrayal & Perception: African American Men & Boys  "Owning It"  In this episode, Michael Bartley shows how local African American entrepreneurs, often overlooked by commercial media, are not only experiencing financial success, they are inspiring future business leaders. D
2:30 am 
Portrayal & Perception: African American Men & Boys  "Teaching Success"  How do you teach an African American boy to become a leader? In "Teaching Success," three different approaches will be taken on the road to success: a program for young entrepreneurs and one of its star pupils; the commitment of African American educators at Pittsburgh's Manchester K-8 school on the North Side; and the Black Male Leadership Development Institute, a seven-day leadership training collaboration between Robert Morris University and the Urban League of Greater Pittsburgh. D
3:00 am 
Outdoor Idaho  "Eyes of the Forest"  Traveling Idaho's forests and mountaintops, this episode tells the history of the state's fire tower lookouts, and visits with the contemporary watchers who still spend their summers in the remaining structures, providing the first alarm about growing fires.G
3:30 am 
MotorWeek   R/T: '20 BMW X7 GOSS: OFTEN OVERLOOKED ISSUES MCM: 1987 BUICK REGAL TURBO T LIMITED L/T: VW JETTA (BYE), MAZDA 6 MN: AIRLESS RUNFLATS R/T: MCLAREN 720S (ROEBLING). D
4:00 am 
Legends of Airpower  "Joe Foss"  He was born in 1915 to a Norwegian-Scots family in South Dakota. Though he grew up poor, Joe Foss was able to scrape together $65 for flying lessons, and from then on he was hooked. After joining the Marines, Foss fought in WWII, racked up 26 aerial victories, and was awarded the Medal of Honor. D
4:30 am 
Legends of Airpower  "Thomas McGuire"  America's number two all-time ace, behind his good friend and rival Richard Bong, Thomas McGuire was born in Ridgewood, NJ in 1920. Although he only flew two years of combat in World War II, he was awarded America's highest awards, including the Congressional Medal of Honor, Distinguished Service Cross, six Distinguished Flying Crosses, three Silver Stars, three Purple Hearts, 14 Air Medals and many others. During the final days of the war, McGuire was killed while saving the life of a wingman. D
5:00 am 
Escape to the Chateau  "The Wedding Season"  As the wedding season comes to the chateau, Dick and Angel's lives are about to get a whole lot busier. Then there's the barn, the van and the lime trees, as tensions start to rise. D
6:00 am 
Austin City Limits  "Khalid/Mac Demarco"  Enjoy an hour of contemporary R&B and indie rock with Khalid and Mac DeMarco. El Pasoan Khalid performs songs from his Grammy-nominated debut American Teen. Canadian DeMarco plays tunes from his acclaimed LP This Old Dog.G
7:00 am 
Confucius Was A Foodie  "Celebrations, Ceremonies and the Dumpling"  Christine eats her way through the Chinese Solar Lunar calendar with traditional customs, cuisine and culture. The calendar appears to have a dumpling for every occasion. D
8:00 am 
Dialogue  "The Big Outside: Michael Lanza"  Host Marcia Franklin talks with Idaho outdoor writer and photographer Michael Lanza about some of the best backcountry trips in our region. Lanza, the former Northwest editor for Backpacker magazine, has written three books about hiking, as well as many articles chronicling his worldwide adventures backpacking, climbing, skiing and paddling.G
8:30 am 
Outdoor Idaho  "Eyes of the Forest"  Traveling Idaho's forests and mountaintops, this episode tells the history of the state's fire tower lookouts, and visits with the contemporary watchers who still spend their summers in the remaining structures, providing the first alarm about growing fires.G
9:00 am 
Oregon Field Guide  "Plastic Rafts; Plastics in Rivers; Oysters With A Side Of Plastic"  An Oregon Field Guide special report: Unprecedented numbers of non-native species are showing up on Northwest shores after hitching a ride on plastic debris. Plastics are a growing problem in the world's oceans, and more than half of that trash gets there through rivers. How is Oregon contributing to the problem? We'll travel the state, testing some of our most iconic rivers for tiny plastics to see where the trash is showing up. Scientists predict that plastic in the ocean will eventually outweigh fish in the ocean. Many of those plastics are ending up in our seafood.G
9:30 am 
Roadtrip Nation  "Tempe - Albuquerque"  The Roadtrippers start out in Tempe, Ariz., where they speak with Todd McFarlane, the creator of the best-selling comic book series Spawn, and Antoine's personal hero. The team is given encouraging advice by Todd to move away from the idea that they "need to have everything now. D
10:00 am 
Restoration Neon   Through archival photos and footage, RESTORATION NEON presents the history of the neon signs from their first usage in Las Vegas in the late 1920s to present day. The film also offers an inside look at what it takes to bring these luminous historic icons back to life. Recognizing the importance of preserving these historically significant artistic monuments, the Neon Museum and its community partners and funders are restoring two neon signs essential to local Las Vegas history: the sign from the original Jerry's Nugget (a stalwart local casino celebrating its 50th anniversary), and the sign from the Liberace Museum's former Tropicana location. D
11:00 am 
NOVA  "Apollo's Daring Mission"  Hear Apollo astronauts and engineers tell the inside story of how the first mission to the moon, Apollo 8, pioneered groundbreaking technologies that would pave the way to land a man on the moon and win the space race. D
12:00 pm 
Craft In America  "Service"  Part of the PBS veterans initiative Stories of Service, this episode of the intermittent series chronicles craft and the military. From the origins of the Army Arts & Crafts Program and the G.I. Bill to contemporary soldiers and veterans, the program documents the power of the handmade to inspire, motivate and heal.G
1:00 pm 
Dictator's Playbook  "Benito Mussolini"  See why Benito Mussolini was considered a pioneer among 20th century dictators. From undermining judges to indoctrinating children, he forged key tactics for seizing power. He also created fascism, an ideology that would plunge Europe into darkness. D
2:00 pm 
Dialogue  "The Big Outside: Michael Lanza"  Host Marcia Franklin talks with Idaho outdoor writer and photographer Michael Lanza about some of the best backcountry trips in our region. Lanza, the former Northwest editor for Backpacker magazine, has written three books about hiking, as well as many articles chronicling his worldwide adventures backpacking, climbing, skiing and paddling.G
2:30 pm 
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3:00 pm 
Playing by the Rules: Ethics at Work  "The Run Coal Memos"  A look back at the Massey Energy company and its Upper Big Branch mine in West Virginia. Massey was run by the hard-charging, larger than life CEO, Don Blankenship. Prosecutors say that his resistance to regulation and his constant emphasis on "running coal" led to the deadly April 5, 2010 mining disaster at Upper Big Branch. D
3:30 pm 
Oregon Field Guide  "Hyla Woods; Oregon Chub Recovery; Airstream Camping"  A family-owned timber company in Oregon's coast range seeks to help the health of the forest more than the company bank account. The endangered Oregon chub of the Willamette Valley river system may become the first fish to be delisted.G
4:00 pm 
Cook's Country  "Spaghetti House Classics"  Test cook Christie Morrison makes host Julia Collin Davison the perfect hearty beef lasagna. Then, tasting expert Jack Bishop challenges host Bridget Lancaster to a tasting of block mozzarella. And finally, test cook Lan Lam makes Bridget a new weeknight favorite - chicken scarpariello. D
4:30 pm 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Scotland's Highlands"  The Highlands stoke kilted dreams of Scotland.where legends of Bonnie Prince Charlie swirl around lonely castles. Rick visits the "Weeping Glen" of Glencoe, bustling Inverness, and the battlefield at Culloden. D
5:00 pm 
NOVA  "Back to the Moon"  Fifty years after humans first set foot on the moon, new scientific discoveries are fueling excitement for a return to the lunar surface -- this time, perhaps, to stay. Join the scientists and engineers working to make life on the moon a reality. D
6:00 pm 
Pacific with Sam Neill  "Resolution and Hawaii"  In a bid to find the not yet existent North West passage Cook encountered vast ice ranges and saw the impact of colonisation first hand when entering part of Alaska already overtaken by the Russians. Forced back by the ice shelf Cook retreats to Hawaii for R&R before returning to the Arctic the following summer. But that was not to be. After nearly eleven years of voyaging from the Antarctic to the Arctic Circles trading, observing, befriending chiefs and villagers alike, even participating in local culture, Cook is clubbed and stabbed and drowned in a quintessentially tropical paradise. Finally on an uninhabited islet in mid - Pacific, Sam concludes his journey from being a "mere actor" when he set out to becoming "a man of the Pacific."G
7:00 pm 
Secrets of the Dead  "Cleopatra's Lost Tomb"  Learn about the legendary queen Cleopatra, who ruled the Egyptian empire. Will an amateur archaeologist's theory reveal where the queen's lost tomb is hidden?. D
8:00 pm 
Chasing The Moon: American Experience   Discover what it took to beat the Soviet Union to the moon in the space race. In the turbulent and troubled '60s, the U.S. space program faced tragedy with Apollo 1, but made a triumphant comeback with Apollo 8. D
10:00 pm 
Pacific with Sam Neill  "Resolution and Hawaii"  In a bid to find the not yet existent North West passage Cook encountered vast ice ranges and saw the impact of colonisation first hand when entering part of Alaska already overtaken by the Russians. Forced back by the ice shelf Cook retreats to Hawaii for R&R before returning to the Arctic the following summer. But that was not to be. After nearly eleven years of voyaging from the Antarctic to the Arctic Circles trading, observing, befriending chiefs and villagers alike, even participating in local culture, Cook is clubbed and stabbed and drowned in a quintessentially tropical paradise. Finally on an uninhabited islet in mid - Pacific, Sam concludes his journey from being a "mere actor" when he set out to becoming "a man of the Pacific."G
11:00 pm 
Secrets of the Dead  "Cleopatra's Lost Tomb"  Learn about the legendary queen Cleopatra, who ruled the Egyptian empire. Will an amateur archaeologist's theory reveal where the queen's lost tomb is hidden?. D

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