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12:30 AM 
Closer to Truth  "How to Think About God's Existence?"  God exists? God does not exist? I find flaws and fallacies in both sides. So I step away from "arguments" about God and ask how to approach God's existence. [P]

1:00 AM 
French In Action  "A Matter of Chance I"  Robert gets stuck with the cafe tab. As he is paying, the waiter's tray drops and Robert learns that in France broken glass can bring good luck. He and Mireille buy a lottery ticket that is sure to be a winner. [G]

1:30 AM 
French In Action  "A Matter of Chance II"  Mireille and Robert have won the lottery. Robert wants to look at camping equipment for a trip around France, and they hail a taxi. The man in black, tries to pull Mireille in. [G]

2:00 AM 
Unfinished Nation  "The 1920s ... Beyond The Glitter"  The culture of the 1920s. America's economy and the labor force. Prosperity and consumerism vs. abject poverty. Political and cultural conflict: immigration legislation and Prohibition. Harlem Renaissance, the Scopes trial. The three conservative Republican presidents of the era: Harding, Coolidge, and Hoover. [G]

2:30 AM 
Unfinished Nation  "Hard Times"  Events leading to the stock market crash and Great Depression. How the Depression affects various population segments. Unemployment and relief efforts. Herbert Hoover's attempts to alleviate the Depression. Election of Franklin Delano Roosevelt. [G]

3:00 AM 
Biography of America, A  "FDR and the Depression"  Professor Brinkley continues his story of twentieth century presidents with a profile of Franklin Delano Roosevelt. Brinkley paints a picture of America during the Depression and chronicles some of Roosevelt's programmatic and personal efforts to help the country through its worst economic crisis. [P]

3:30 AM 
Biography of America, A  "World War II"  America is enveloped in total war, from mobilization on the home front to a scorching air war in Europe. Professor Miller's view of World War II is a personal essay on the morality of total war, and its effects on those who fought, died, and survived it, including members of his own family. [P]

4:00 AM 
Design Squad  "Ds Unplugged"  The teams take a crash course in pre-industrial building techniques as they compete to build 20-foot bridges - without the aid of power equipment. [G]

4:30 AM 
Biz Kid$  "Fundraising Can Be Fun"  Have a worthy cause? Then host a worthy fundraiser. This episode shows how to organize volunteers, choose the right venue, get the word out, and keep expenses low. [P]

5:00 AM 
Growing a Greener World  "Backyard Chickens (Raleigh, NC)"  Everything you need to know in one episode, from selecting and caring for chicks & adult chickens to housing options on any budget. [P]

5:30 AM 
Wild Kratts  "Caracal-Minton"  The Wild Kratts crew is are playing badminton on the African savannah when a high jumping wildcat called a caracal steals the birdie. And this is no ordinary birdie - it is Aviva's precious family heirloom. [P]

6:00 AM 
Ciao Italia  "Pizza On Parade/Una Parata Della Pizza"  Mary Ann fires up the oven and calls in the kitchen troops to help her turn out a dizzying array of pizzas in no time flat, starting with spicy Asparagus, Sausage and Peppers Pizza, a classic Prosciutto and Pine Nut Pizza, Sun Dried Tomato and Cheese Pizza, and winds up the parade with a Mixed Mushroom Pizza. Grab your knife and fork and don't forget your appetite. [P]

6:30 AM 
The Jazzy Vegetarian  "Festive Lasagna Dinner"  Host Laura Theodore, prepares her "Festive Zucchini Lasagna," a delicious dish with a healthy twist. The meal starts with a simple to make, but fancy to serve, "Quick Carrot and Orzo Soup. [P]

7:00 AM 
Richard Bangs' Adventures with Purpose Costa Rica: Quest For Pura Vida [P]

8:00 AM 
This Old House  "Cambridge Project, Part 2 of 15"  The crew removes a central chimney brick-by-brick so the bricks can be re-used on another job, host Kevin O'Connor visits an "eco" resale store, and landscape contractor Roger Cook removes a sick Norway maple with the help of an arborist. [P]

8:30 AM 
American Woodshop  "Finish Carpentry Chair Rails and Panels"  [P]

9:00 AM 
Growing a Greener World  "Schoolyard Wildlife Habitats (Atlanta, Ga)"  Learn how one school is using wildlife and outdoor classrooms to engage youngsters in nature and teach environmental issues. And learn how to create a wildlife habitat in your own backyard. [P]

9:30 AM 
Around The House with Matt and Shari  "It's A Wrap"  [P]

10:00 AM 
Lap Quilting with Georgia Bonesteel  "Cajun Quilters"  Quilter Judy Holley demonstrates the Wacky Nine Patch at the Heartstrings Quilt Shop in Lake Charles, Louisiana. [G]

10:30 AM 
Paint This with Jerry Yarnell  "The Decision, Part 2"  In this segment, Jerry explains how to draw the human figure by using the negative space rule for painting and drawing. After drawing the figure. [P]

11:00 AM 
Mexico -- One Plate at a Time with Rick Bayless  "Triple Torta-Thon"  Over a breakfast of tortas - Mexican sandwiches filled, in this case, with Rick's quick Mexican scrambled eggs, beans, and avocados - Rick and his daughter, Lanie, plan an all-day torta marathon in Mexico City. Their quest beings at the city's charming Sunday flea market, Lagunilla, where they check out some simple, yet mouthwatering tortas, with a succulent filling of salt cod bacalao. [P]

11:30 AM 
Pati's Mexican Table  "Classic Mexican Food Battles"  Jump into a Lucha Libre ring and experience the kind of fighting spirit that fuels a great love of Mexican food. These classic recipes provoke heated discussions in Mexico, but are perfectly tasty regardless of which twist on ingredients you prefer. [P]

12:00 PM 
Great Conversations  "Jane Goodall and Richard Wragham"  Jane Goodall (renowned anthropologist, author of Reason for Hope: A Spiritual Journey) and Richard Wragham (Anthropology Chair, Harvard). [P]

1:00 PM 
French In Action  "A Matter of Chance I"  Robert gets stuck with the cafe tab. As he is paying, the waiter's tray drops and Robert learns that in France broken glass can bring good luck. He and Mireille buy a lottery ticket that is sure to be a winner. [G]

1:30 PM 
French In Action  "A Matter of Chance II"  Mireille and Robert have won the lottery. Robert wants to look at camping equipment for a trip around France, and they hail a taxi. The man in black, tries to pull Mireille in. [G]

2:00 PM 
Unfinished Nation  "The 1920s ... Beyond The Glitter"  The culture of the 1920s. America's economy and the labor force. Prosperity and consumerism vs. abject poverty. Political and cultural conflict: immigration legislation and Prohibition. Harlem Renaissance, the Scopes trial. The three conservative Republican presidents of the era: Harding, Coolidge, and Hoover. [G]

2:30 PM 
Unfinished Nation  "Hard Times"  Events leading to the stock market crash and Great Depression. How the Depression affects various population segments. Unemployment and relief efforts. Herbert Hoover's attempts to alleviate the Depression. Election of Franklin Delano Roosevelt. [G]

3:00 PM 
Biography of America, A  "FDR and the Depression"  Professor Brinkley continues his story of twentieth century presidents with a profile of Franklin Delano Roosevelt. Brinkley paints a picture of America during the Depression and chronicles some of Roosevelt's programmatic and personal efforts to help the country through its worst economic crisis. [P]

3:30 PM 
Biography of America, A  "World War II"  America is enveloped in total war, from mobilization on the home front to a scorching air war in Europe. Professor Miller's view of World War II is a personal essay on the morality of total war, and its effects on those who fought, died, and survived it, including members of his own family. [P]

4:00 PM 
Design Squad  "Ds Unplugged"  The teams take a crash course in pre-industrial building techniques as they compete to build 20-foot bridges - without the aid of power equipment. [G]

4:30 PM 
Biz Kid$  "Fundraising Can Be Fun"  Have a worthy cause? Then host a worthy fundraiser. This episode shows how to organize volunteers, choose the right venue, get the word out, and keep expenses low. [P]

5:00 PM 
The Electric Company  "War of the Words"  When Hector is chosen to give a presentation on stamina to Jessica and Keith's health class, the pranksters work overtime to keep Hector from getting some much needed rest. Will Hector have enough stamina to make the presentation?. [P]

5:30 PM 
Cyberchase  "Measure for Measure"  Hacker's mysterious machine is finally revealed - "The Transformatron"can change anyone into anything! He learns the kids have the Network Interface Card - the final piece he needs. But the kids have also found a map that leads them to Coop, Slider's long lost father. [P]

6:00 PM 
Lidia's Italy In America  "Lip Smacking Roman Style Saltimbocca"  Lidia makes Italian- American favorites: Mozzarella Sticks, Veal Saltimbocca and Zeppole. She heads to Eataly in New York City to learn how mozzarella is made. [P]

6:30 PM 
Cook's Country from America's Test Kitchen  "Chicken for Everyone!"  [P]

7:00 PM 
Mexico -- One Plate at a Time with Rick Bayless  "Tijuana Taco Crawl"  People are passionate about their tacos in Tijuana. Ask any local and they'll tell you their favorite - complete with mouthwatering details. [P]

7:30 PM 
Joanne Weir's Cooking Confidence  "Spanish Fiesta"  [P]

8:00 PM 
This Old House  "Cambridge Project, Part 2 of 15"  The crew removes a central chimney brick-by-brick so the bricks can be re-used on another job, host Kevin O'Connor visits an "eco" resale store, and landscape contractor Roger Cook removes a sick Norway maple with the help of an arborist. [P]

8:30 PM 
Rick Steves' Europe  "The Majesty of Madrid"  Rick tours the Royal Palace, enjoys art-packed museums, is mesmerized by flamenco dancers and munches on pigs' ears. [G]

9:00 PM 
Travelscope  "Cruising Alaska's Inside Passage"  Cruising with the PTV at Sea group on the luxurious Regent Seven Seas Mariner, Joseph travels through Alaska's Inside Passage with stops in Prince Rupert, BC, Juneau, Skagway and Sitka, Alaska for scenic and cultural experiences. [P]

9:30 PM 
Lidia's Italy In America  "Lip Smacking Roman Style Saltimbocca"  Lidia makes Italian- American favorites: Mozzarella Sticks, Veal Saltimbocca and Zeppole. She heads to Eataly in New York City to learn how mozzarella is made. [P]

10:00 PM 
Cook's Country from America's Test Kitchen  "Chicken for Everyone!"  [P]

10:30 PM 
Simply Ming  "Making Sausage with Guest Chris Cosentino"  [P]

11:00 PM 
Mexico -- One Plate at a Time with Rick Bayless  "Triple Torta-Thon"  Over a breakfast of tortas - Mexican sandwiches filled, in this case, with Rick's quick Mexican scrambled eggs, beans, and avocados - Rick and his daughter, Lanie, plan an all-day torta marathon in Mexico City. Their quest beings at the city's charming Sunday flea market, Lagunilla, where they check out some simple, yet mouthwatering tortas, with a succulent filling of salt cod bacalao. [P]

11:30 PM 
Rick Steves' Europe  "The Majesty of Madrid"  Rick tours the Royal Palace, enjoys art-packed museums, is mesmerized by flamenco dancers and munches on pigs' ears. [G]


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