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12:00 AM 
Theater Talk We welcome actor/playwright Tracy Letts and actor/director Amy Morton who are now starring in the Broadway revival of Edward Albee's Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? They talk about the process and rigors of playing the iconic roles of George and Martha in this classic American drama. Also on the program, actors Ari Brand, Jenny Bacon and Mark Nelson, the cast of Aaron Posner's new play My Name is Asher Lev, which is based on the popular 1972 novel by Chaim Potak about a young Hassidic artist's search for identity. [P]

12:30 AM 
Closer to Truth  "Is God A Person?"  If God exists, perhaps the most important question is whether God is a "person". Only a person has awareness, beliefs, intents, goals, relationships. [P]

1:00 AM 
French In Action  "Residences II"  At the Belleaus's dinner table, the aristocratic Hubert de Pinot- Chambrun is belittling low-cost housing for workers. The egalitarian Robert gets hot under the collar. [G]

1:30 AM 
French In Action  "Residences III"  At the Belleaus's dinner, there is more table talk about real estate. The doorbell rings, and Marie-Laure returns to say it was a fake nun with a big moustache selling raffle tickets. [G]

2:00 AM 
Seasons of Life  "Late Adulthood (Ages 60+)"  An examination of the last stage of life, when people consider what they might still do to change or add to their lives. [G]

3:00 AM 
Biography of America, A  "New World Encounters"  Professor Miller introduces A Biography of America and its team of historians. The program looks at the beginnings of American history from west to east, following the first Ice Age migrations through the corn civilizations of Middle America, and the explorations of Columbus, DeSoto, and the Spanish. [P]

3:30 AM 
Biography of America, A  "English Settlement"  As the American character begins to take shape in the early seventeenth century, English settlements develop in New England and Virginia. Their personalities are dramatically different. [P]

4:00 AM 
DragonflyTV  "Games"  Lara pulls her own weight (and more!) when investigating how her tug o'war team can trounce the big kids. New York divers make a splash with a motion analysis investigation. [P]

4:30 AM 
Biz Kid$  "The Value of Money"  With many currencies around the world, what determines the value of money? What are the factors that raise or lower the value of the american dollar? Why is the dollar measured against the chinese yuan, the japanese yen, or the euro? Learn why the value of the dollar is important in your life. [P]

5:00 AM 
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. [P]

5:30 AM 
Wild Kratts  "Elephant in the Room"  The brothers come across a lone baby elephant and bring him back to the Tortuga HQ for safety until they can find his mom. But they learn how mischievous baby elephants can be and get more than they bargained for when it almost destroys the Tortuga! As they rush to get the baby elephant home, the WildKratts team realizes that animals have different structures that serve various functions in growth and survival. [P]

6:00 AM 
Ciao Italia  "Cheeses/Formaggi"  There's no end to what you can do with cheese, and Mary Ann proves it by combining it into a Four Cheese Pizza, grating it into potatoes for a pan-fried Frico, and shredding, then melting it into a Grana Padano Cheese Basket with Basil Oil Infusion. Cheese? Please!. [P]

6:30 AM 
P. Allen Smith's Garden to Table  "Farming with Water"  Seventy percent of the earth's surface is covered with water and so is its most important grain, rice. In this episode of Garden to Table, Allen visits a rice field in the peak of harvest. [P]

7:00 AM 
Globe Trekker  "Globe Trekker Special: The Making of Globe Trekker"  Cameras turn on a GLOBE TREKKER crew on the road to capture how the series is filmed. [G]

8:00 AM 
This Old House  "Cambridge 2012/Hearthstone, Waterfall Island Top"  Roger is getting the plants in despite the rain; the hearth and woodbox are lined with rustic sandstone. Norm visits Paul Grothouse in Pennsylvania to see how he's fabricating the huge butcher block countertop with waterfall edge and dovetail key detail. [P]

8:30 AM 
American Woodshop  "Two Drawer Hall Table"  [P]

9:00 AM 
P. Allen Smith's Garden Home  "Allen's Favorites"  Allen picks a few of his favorite topics to discuss in this episode. He talks to experts about antique furniture and blackberries. [P]

9:30 AM 
b organic with Michele Beschen  "Natural Babies"  [P]

10:00 AM 
Sewing with Nancy  "Innovative Bags & Totes, Part 2"  [P]

10:30 AM 
Jerry Yarnell School of Fine Art  "Maple Valley, Part 3"  Jerry adds intermediate details: trees, moving water, rocks, reflections and eye stoppers. Part 3 of 5 [G]

11:00 AM 
Taste of Louisiana with Chef John Folse & Co.: Our Food Heritage  "Native America: Poverty Point"  At the time Ramses II was ruling Egypt, Moses was leading the Israelites from bondage and the Phoenicians were trading along the Mediterranean, Native Americans were thriving at Poverty Point in northeastern Louisiana. Jon Gibson, an expert on the Poverty Point settlement, introduces us to this unique civilization. [P]

11:30 AM 
Bake Decorate Celebrate!  "Fun Food"  [P]

12:00 PM 
Great Conversations  "Strobe Talbott and David Halberstam"  In a 2002 interview, Strobe Talbott, President, Brookings Institution and former Deputy Secretary of State, sits down with David Halberstam, Pulitzer Prize-winning author. [P]

1:00 PM 
French In Action  "Residences II"  At the Belleaus's dinner table, the aristocratic Hubert de Pinot- Chambrun is belittling low-cost housing for workers. The egalitarian Robert gets hot under the collar. [G]

1:30 PM 
French In Action  "Residences III"  At the Belleaus's dinner, there is more table talk about real estate. The doorbell rings, and Marie-Laure returns to say it was a fake nun with a big moustache selling raffle tickets. [G]

2:00 PM 
Seasons of Life  "Late Adulthood (Ages 60+)"  An examination of the last stage of life, when people consider what they might still do to change or add to their lives. [G]

3:00 PM 
Biography of America, A  "New World Encounters"  Professor Miller introduces A Biography of America and its team of historians. The program looks at the beginnings of American history from west to east, following the first Ice Age migrations through the corn civilizations of Middle America, and the explorations of Columbus, DeSoto, and the Spanish. [P]

3:30 PM 
Biography of America, A  "English Settlement"  As the American character begins to take shape in the early seventeenth century, English settlements develop in New England and Virginia. Their personalities are dramatically different. [P]

4:00 PM 
DragonflyTV  "Games"  Lara pulls her own weight (and more!) when investigating how her tug o'war team can trounce the big kids. New York divers make a splash with a motion analysis investigation. [P]

4:30 PM 
Biz Kid$  "The Value of Money"  With many currencies around the world, what determines the value of money? What are the factors that raise or lower the value of the american dollar? Why is the dollar measured against the chinese yuan, the japanese yen, or the euro? Learn why the value of the dollar is important in your life. [P]

5:00 PM 
The Electric Company  "Lights, Camera, Beetles"  Jessica and Hector plan to surprise their cousin with a bug zoo for his birthday party. When Francine steals the prized rhino beetle, it's up to the Electric Company to get it back in time to save the party. [P]

5:30 PM 
Cyberchase  "A Day at the Spa"  (topic: Combinations) - Hacker finds the Krystal of Kalmoor, the powerful orb that will give him eternal power. By possessing the Krystal, Hacker can roam cyberspace and create havoc without having to recharge his power. [P]

6:00 PM 
Lidia's Italy In America  "Eastern Seaboard: Fishing Along America's Eastern Seaboard"  [P]

6:30 PM 
Cook's Country from America's Test Kitchen  "Southern Classics"  Bridget shows Chris how to make the ultimate Gumbo. Then, Jack challenges Chris to a tasting of long-grain white rice. [P]

7:00 PM 
Clodagh's Irish Food Trails  "Dingle, Co Kerry - Part 2"  [P]

7:30 PM 
Pati's Mexican Table  "Mexican-Style Kids' Party"  Fun, kid-friendly and (mostly!) finger food that you'd find at a children's party in Mexico, adapted for American parties at home. A special guest shows up to make dessert! Crazy Corn; Chicken Flautas; Chocolate and Cajeta Cupcakes. [P]

8:00 PM 
This Old House  "Cambridge 2012/Hearthstone, Waterfall Island Top"  Roger is getting the plants in despite the rain; the hearth and woodbox are lined with rustic sandstone. Norm visits Paul Grothouse in Pennsylvania to see how he's fabricating the huge butcher block countertop with waterfall edge and dovetail key detail. [P]

8:30 PM 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Vienna and the Danube"  Rick takes in the city's wealth of elegant gardens, great art and fine music. He travels along the Danube River and hikes through the Baroque Melk Abbey. [G]

9:00 PM 
Joseph Rosendo's Travelscope  "Ontario, Canada's Niagara Peninsula - Toronto And Beyond"  [P]

9:30 PM 
Lidia's Italy In America  "Eastern Seaboard: Fishing Along America's Eastern Seaboard"  [P]

10:00 PM 
Cook's Country from America's Test Kitchen  "Southern Classics"  Bridget shows Chris how to make the ultimate Gumbo. Then, Jack challenges Chris to a tasting of long-grain white rice. [P]

10:30 PM 
Simply Ming  "Andrew Zimmern & Cooking Veggies for Kids"  Does your kid turn up his nose when certain green foods cross his sight line? Vegetables can make some kids turn and run for the hills before they even give them a chance. On this episode of SIMPLY MING, Ming joins forces with a man who specializes in close encounters with icky foods to help make "weird" vegetables more appealing to kids. [P]

11:00 PM 
Taste of Louisiana with Chef John Folse & Co.: Our Food Heritage  "Native America: Poverty Point"  At the time Ramses II was ruling Egypt, Moses was leading the Israelites from bondage and the Phoenicians were trading along the Mediterranean, Native Americans were thriving at Poverty Point in northeastern Louisiana. Jon Gibson, an expert on the Poverty Point settlement, introduces us to this unique civilization. [P]

11:30 PM 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Vienna and the Danube"  Rick takes in the city's wealth of elegant gardens, great art and fine music. He travels along the Danube River and hikes through the Baroque Melk Abbey. [G]


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