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February 26, 2014
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5:00 am 
America ReFramed  "Drivers Wanted"  Drivers Wanted reveals the impossibly eclectic community inhabiting a taxi garage in Queens, New York. Each day, a million New Yorkers depend on the anonymous faces behind the wheels, the men who tirelessly drive the city that doesn't sleep. The film follows Eric, a new immigrant from China with a fresh start in America. D

6:00 am 
Carhenge: Genius Or Junk?   Outside Alliance, Nebraska, a whimsical monument rises from the desolate prairie. Fashioned from 38 spray-painted vintage automobiles stacked and buried upright, the structure known as Carhenge faithfully replicates its British counterpart, Stonehenge. CARHENGE: GENIUS OR JUNK? examines how this quirky monument challenged one community's definition of art, freedom of expression and appropriate land use. D

6:30 am 
Indian Motorcycle Memories   Vintage photos and film footage evoke the daredevil days of the 1920s and explore the mystique of these classic American racing bikes. The program traces the history of the rise and post-World War II fall of the company. Interviews with Indian riders bring personal insight to past and present, including today's mix of old and new fans, all of whom keep the memories alive and the old engines revving.G

7:00 am 
The Black Kungfu Experience   THE BLACK KUNGFU EXPERIENCE introduces kungfu's African-American pioneers, men who challenged convention and overturned preconceived notions while mastering the ancient art. The four martial artists profiled include Ron Van Clief, an ex-Marine and Vietnam veteran who starred in more than 40 kungfu films and earned the nickname "Black Dragon" from Bruce Lee. Their compelling stories illustrate how kungfu began as - and remains - a unique crucible of the black experience. D

8:00 am 
Democracy Now!   NULL

9:00 am 
Outdoor Idaho  "The CCC In Idaho"  In the 1930s, Idaho was invaded. Roosevelt's Tree Army - the Civilian Conservation Corps - swept into the state's forests, rangelands and parks. Today, veterans of the CCC revisit the trails, bridges, picnic facilities and even a tunnel they constructed. The show reflects on how the CCC changed Idaho and a generation.G

9:30 am 
Dialogue  "Conversations from the Sun Valley Writers' Conference: David Macaulay"  Host Marcia Franklin talks with the creator of books that explain how architectural wonders such as pyramids and cathedrals were built.G

10:00 am 
Asian Voices   NULL

10:30 am 

11:00 am 
America ReFramed  "Drivers Wanted"  Drivers Wanted reveals the impossibly eclectic community inhabiting a taxi garage in Queens, New York. Each day, a million New Yorkers depend on the anonymous faces behind the wheels, the men who tirelessly drive the city that doesn't sleep. The film follows Eric, a new immigrant from China with a fresh start in America. D

12:00 pm 
Carhenge: Genius Or Junk?   Outside Alliance, Nebraska, a whimsical monument rises from the desolate prairie. Fashioned from 38 spray-painted vintage automobiles stacked and buried upright, the structure known as Carhenge faithfully replicates its British counterpart, Stonehenge. CARHENGE: GENIUS OR JUNK? examines how this quirky monument challenged one community's definition of art, freedom of expression and appropriate land use. D

12:30 pm 
Indian Motorcycle Memories   Vintage photos and film footage evoke the daredevil days of the 1920s and explore the mystique of these classic American racing bikes. The program traces the history of the rise and post-World War II fall of the company. Interviews with Indian riders bring personal insight to past and present, including today's mix of old and new fans, all of whom keep the memories alive and the old engines revving.G

1:00 pm 
The Black Kungfu Experience   THE BLACK KUNGFU EXPERIENCE introduces kungfu's African-American pioneers, men who challenged convention and overturned preconceived notions while mastering the ancient art. The four martial artists profiled include Ron Van Clief, an ex-Marine and Vietnam veteran who starred in more than 40 kungfu films and earned the nickname "Black Dragon" from Bruce Lee. Their compelling stories illustrate how kungfu began as - and remains - a unique crucible of the black experience. D

2:00 pm 
Charlie Rose   NULL

3:00 pm 

3:30 pm 
Journal   NULL

4:00 pm 
Triangle Fire: American Experience   Fire breaks out in the Triangle Shirtwaist factory in New York's Greenwich Village on March 25, 1911. The blaze rips through the congested loft filled with huge piles of trimmings. Workers try to escape but factory owners keep the doors locked; the inadequate fire escape crumples; and 146 people die. Public outrage forces government action on workplace safety laws.G

5:00 pm 
Frontline  "Two American Families"  Since 1992, Bill Moyers and FRONTLINE have been following the story of two ordinary, hard-working families in Milwaukee - one black, one white - as they spent two decades in an extraordinary battle to keep from sliding into poverty. Two American Families chronicles the struggles of the Neumanns and the Stanleys as they try to hold onto their homes, their jobs, their health insurance, and a future for their children. A remarkable portrait of perseverance, the film raises unsettling questions about the changing nature of the U.S. D

6:30 pm 
Crisis of Faith   Narrated by Grammy-winning singer-songwriter Amy Grant, CRISIS OF FAITH examines how slavery and biblical interpretations on its morality divided religious denominations and ultimately, the nation, in the Civil War era. Most Southerners deemed slavery integral to their way of life, and the Bible seemingly reinforced this belief. Christian figures in both the Old Testament and the New Testament never object to, nor do they condemn, the practice. D

7:00 pm 
PBS NewsHour   NULL

8:00 pm 
Nightly Business Report   Tonight on Nightly Business Report, mixed signals on the housing market. Ivy Zelman, the analyst who called housing's top and bottom, makes sense of the conflicting numbers. And, the third part of our health series looks at whether the taxpayer could be on the hook if the federally-funded insurance co-ops don't work out as planned. D

8:30 pm 
Journal   NULL

9:00 pm 
Charlie Rose   NULL

10:00 pm 
Globe Trekker  "Globe Trekker Special: World War II in the Pacific"  The Trekkers explore the epic events of World War II by visiting key locations in the Pacific, a region where great battles were fought and military history was made.G

11:00 pm 
Damrell's Fire   Although 65 acres of downtown Boston is reduced to rubble by fire in 1872, Fire Chief John S. Damrell keeps loss of life to a minimum and saves densely populated neighborhoods. His leadership and vision lead to a national crusade to improve firefighting organizations, and initiate building codes and political coalitions to stop the urban conflagrations of the late 1800s.G

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Wednesday
February 26, 2014
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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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