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12:00 AM 
Theater Talk  "Satchmo at the Waldorf"  Playwright Terry Teachout (also lead drama critic for The Wall Street Journal) and actor John Douglas Thompson discuss Teachout's new play, Satchmo at The Waldorf, about the last years of jazz legend Louis Armstrong, in which, The New York Times tells us, "John Douglas Thompson vividly resurrects Armstrong.By the show's end, you sense the profound fortitude that lay beneath the avuncular surface of this giant, and you are newly appreciative of his singular place in history. [P]

12:30 AM 
Closer to Truth  "Is The Universe Religiously Ambiguous?"  Does God exist or not exist? How can so many people be so absolutely sure-either way? But maybe that's the point! Maybe "God" and "No God" are both defensible. What would that mean?. [P]

1:00 AM 
French In Action  "All Manners of Transportation III"  Returning to Paris from Chartres, Robert and Mireille get seats on a crowded train. They are unaware they are sharing the compartment with a mysterious man in black. [G]

1:30 AM 
French In Action  "All Manners of Transportation IV"  Mireille has gone to visit a friend in Provins, and Robert, a little jealous, has rented a car to follow her. He ends up lost in the wine country of Burgundy. [G]

2:00 AM 
Mechanical Universe And Beyond, The  "Angular Momentum"  An old momentum with a new twist. [P]

2:30 AM 
Mechanical Universe And Beyond, The  "Torques and Gyroscopes"  From spinning tops to the precession of the equinoxes. [P]

3:00 AM 
Biography of America, A  "Capital and Labor"  The making of money pits laborers against the forces of capital as the twentieth century opens. Professor Miller introduces the miner as the quintessential laborer of the period -- working under grinding conditions, organizing into unions, and making a stand against the reigning money man of the day, J. Pierpont Morgan. [P]

3:30 AM 
Biography of America, A  "Tr and Wilson"  Professor Brinkley compares the presidencies of Theodore Roosevelt and Woodrow Wilson -- the Warrior and the Minister -- in the first decades of the twentieth century. Professor Miller discusses American socialism, Eugene Debs, international communism, and the roots of the Cold War with Professor Brinkley. [P]

4:00 AM 
Curiosity Quest Goes Green  "Plastic Bottle Cap Recycling"  Did you know that plastic bottles caps are now being separated out and made into new products? Join Joel as he rides a new environmental wave of recycling water bottle caps and tours several facilities to find out how this is done. [P]

4:30 AM 
Biz Kid$  "Your First Big Purchase"  You'll want to understand the important steps to take before your first big purchase, whether you're buying the latest computer, a new smart phone, or a car. You will learn about budgeting, researching, negotiating, and more. [P]

5:00 AM 
Growing a Greener World  "The Gift of Trees (Atlanta, GA, Mt. Airy, NC & Seattle, WA)"  Unless you're in the dessert, you don't have to look far to see trees. But have we really taken the time to appreciate all they have to offer? From sequestering carbon and releasing oxygen, conserving energy and reducing runoff, they also provide mulch and compost and offer a visual spectacle all throughout the year. [P]

5:30 AM 
Wild Kratts  "Shadow: The Black Jaguar"  Martin and Chris are trying to decide on their next wild cat adventure when they learn that Zach Varmitech has decided to "catnap" a Black Jaguar to use as a symbol for his new spybots. [P]

6:00 AM 
Ciao Italia  "From Guy's Garden/Dell'orto Di Gaetano"  [P]

6:30 AM 
Chef's Life  "The Buttermilk Belt"  Vivian and Ben go to Maple View Dairy to pick up product for the restaurant. They talk buttermilk with the dairy's manager, and the noise Ben makes while savoring his cup of the thick liquid annoys his wife. [P]

7:00 AM 
Chesapeake Bay By Air [P]

8:00 AM 
This Old House  "Arlington Italianate Project 2014/Sod, Garbage Disposers, Crown Molding"  Roger rolls out a truckload of fresh sod. Tom installs a replica ceiling medallion made using a 3D printer; then he installs a custom copper vent hood. [P]

8:30 AM 
Rough Cut - Woodworking with Tommy Mac  "Bent Lamination Chair"  [P]

9:00 AM 
P. Allen Smith's Garden Home  "Better Berries"  What's better than a nice juicy summer berry? Allen talks about blackberry planting, and shows us how to put together a blueberry container. We also visit some blueberry farmers in Oregon. [P]

9:30 AM 
Start Up  "The Salad of John and Yoko"  [P]

10:00 AM 
Lap Quilting with Georgia Bonesteel  "Home Again"  Back in Flat Rock, NC, view a multi-faceted stitched wall hanging. See Marcia Stevens' complete demonstration of a long-arm quilting machine that will answer even the most frequently asked questions. [P]

10:30 AM 
Donna Dewberry Show  "Seasonal Secrets"  Learn how to paint fall pumpkins, Christmas poinsettias and other seasonal projects to welcome your guests. Then learn how to create a clutch purse to accessorize your holiday outfits. [P]

11:00 AM 
New Scandinavian Cooking  "Mid-Norway: Old-Fashioned Sweet Tooth"  Host Andreas Viestad travels to one of the coldest places in Norway: the UNESCO World Heritage-listed town of Roros. The town appears frozen in time and tradition rules on the table. [P]

11:30 AM 
P. Allen Smith's Garden to Table  "Cooking for Old-Fashioned Flavor"  Allen visits an 18th-century cooking expert and learns how to use the tools of the trade. Allen also cooks up his great-grandmother's blackberry jam cake and an amazing buttermilk pie recipe from a 1923 handwritten note. [G]

12:00 PM 
Great Conversations  "David Halberstam and Roger Wilkins"  David Halberstam (Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and author) and Roger Wilkins (former Assistant Attorney General). [P]

1:00 PM 
French In Action  "All Manners of Transportation III"  Returning to Paris from Chartres, Robert and Mireille get seats on a crowded train. They are unaware they are sharing the compartment with a mysterious man in black. [G]

1:30 PM 
French In Action  "All Manners of Transportation IV"  Mireille has gone to visit a friend in Provins, and Robert, a little jealous, has rented a car to follow her. He ends up lost in the wine country of Burgundy. [G]

2:00 PM 
Mechanical Universe And Beyond, The  "Angular Momentum"  An old momentum with a new twist. [P]

2:30 PM 
Mechanical Universe And Beyond, The  "Torques and Gyroscopes"  From spinning tops to the precession of the equinoxes. [P]

3:00 PM 
Biography of America, A  "Capital and Labor"  The making of money pits laborers against the forces of capital as the twentieth century opens. Professor Miller introduces the miner as the quintessential laborer of the period -- working under grinding conditions, organizing into unions, and making a stand against the reigning money man of the day, J. Pierpont Morgan. [P]

3:30 PM 
Biography of America, A  "Tr and Wilson"  Professor Brinkley compares the presidencies of Theodore Roosevelt and Woodrow Wilson -- the Warrior and the Minister -- in the first decades of the twentieth century. Professor Miller discusses American socialism, Eugene Debs, international communism, and the roots of the Cold War with Professor Brinkley. [P]

4:00 PM 
Curiosity Quest Goes Green  "Plastic Bottle Cap Recycling"  Did you know that plastic bottles caps are now being separated out and made into new products? Join Joel as he rides a new environmental wave of recycling water bottle caps and tours several facilities to find out how this is done. [P]

4:30 PM 
Biz Kid$  "Your First Big Purchase"  You'll want to understand the important steps to take before your first big purchase, whether you're buying the latest computer, a new smart phone, or a car. You will learn about budgeting, researching, negotiating, and more. [P]

5:00 PM 
Growing a Greener World  "The Gift of Trees (Atlanta, GA, Mt. Airy, NC & Seattle, WA)"  Unless you're in the dessert, you don't have to look far to see trees. But have we really taken the time to appreciate all they have to offer? From sequestering carbon and releasing oxygen, conserving energy and reducing runoff, they also provide mulch and compost and offer a visual spectacle all throughout the year. [P]

5:30 PM 
Cyberchase  "The Cyberchase Movie, Part 1"  Hacker and his bumbling henchbots Buzz and Delete are drilling inside the nature preserve Ecotopia. They're desperately searching for the Emergency Reset Button, which will allow Hacker to re-format all of Cyberspace to his settings. [P]

6:00 PM 
Lap Quilting with Georgia Bonesteel  "Home Again"  Back in Flat Rock, NC, view a multi-faceted stitched wall hanging. See Marcia Stevens' complete demonstration of a long-arm quilting machine that will answer even the most frequently asked questions. [P]

6:30 PM 
Donna Dewberry Show  "Seasonal Secrets"  Learn how to paint fall pumpkins, Christmas poinsettias and other seasonal projects to welcome your guests. Then learn how to create a clutch purse to accessorize your holiday outfits. [P]

7:00 PM 
Eat! Drink! Italy! with Vic Rallo  "Less Is More.... Lots More!"  Shrimp and Green Apple Salad with Chef Massimo Bianco in Sicily; Pasta with Zucchini and Prosciutto with chef Elia Bulgarelli in Verona; Sicilian winemaker Vinzia Novara discusses ancient vineyards. [P]

7:30 PM 
Mike Colameco's Real Food [P]

8:00 PM 
This Old House  "Arlington Italianate Project 2014/Sod, Garbage Disposers, Crown Molding"  Roger rolls out a truckload of fresh sod. Tom installs a replica ceiling medallion made using a 3D printer; then he installs a custom copper vent hood. [P]

8:30 PM 
Rick Steves' Europe  "North Wales: Feisty and Poetic"  Rick takes in Mount Snowdon, medieval castles and Victorian promenades. He learns a bit of Welsh, follows a miner deep into a slate mine, and herds sheep with a clever dog. [G]

9:00 PM 
Travelscope  "The Colors of Malaysia"  Joseph takes part in the Colors of Malaysia Festival that spotlights the different states and people of the country through music, song, dance and costumes. [G]

9:30 PM 
Lidia's Kitchen  "Good Enough for Grandma"  [P]

10:00 PM 

10:30 PM 
Simply Ming  "Calgary"  [P]

11:00 PM 
New Scandinavian Cooking  "Mid-Norway: Old-Fashioned Sweet Tooth"  Host Andreas Viestad travels to one of the coldest places in Norway: the UNESCO World Heritage-listed town of Roros. The town appears frozen in time and tradition rules on the table. [P]

11:30 PM 
Rick Steves' Europe  "North Wales: Feisty and Poetic"  Rick takes in Mount Snowdon, medieval castles and Victorian promenades. He learns a bit of Welsh, follows a miner deep into a slate mine, and herds sheep with a clever dog. [G]


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