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August 3, 2013
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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.
7:30 am 
In The Footsteps of Marco Polo   Equal parts travelogue, adventure story, history trek and buddy movie, this captures the remarkable, two-year, 25,000-mile attempt to retrace Marco Polo's legendary trek from Venice, Italy to China. This illuminating epic follows two friends from Queens, New York as they complete the journey by land and by sea, a feat in which all others have fallen short.G

9:00 am 
Consuelo Mack WealthTrack  "Affording Your Retirement"  Guest: Harold Evensky, President, Evensky & Katz Wealth Management. This week's Consuelo Mack WealthTrack explores ways to afford your retirement. Award-winning financial planner Harold Evensky explains his strategies to protect your lifestyle, nest egg, and portfolio through your golden years. D

9:30 am 
Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly   Churches and Domestic Violence - Women are overwhelmingly the victims of the widespread phenomenon of domestic violence. It's not frequently talked about in churches but a Chicago priest now visits parishes around the city to deliver a homily to open people's eyes to the problem and he encourages each parish to set up a support system for victims of abuse. He tells reporter Judy Valente that it's hard to measure success because no one knows how many women who need help aren't coming forward and that abusers don't change easily, but must be confronted and held accountable. D

10:00 am 
POV  "Neurotypical"  "Neurotypical" is an exploration of autism from the point of view of autistic people themselves. Four-year-old Violet, teenaged Nicholas and adult Paula occupy different positions on the autism spectrum, but they are all at pivotal moments in their lives. How they and the people around them work out their perceptual and behavioral differences becomes a remarkable reflection of the "neurotypical" world -- the world of the non-autistic -- revealing inventive adaptations on each side and an emerging critique of both what it means to be normal and what it means to be human. D

11:00 am 
Charlie Rose - The Week   This weekly special features highlights of conversations with the week's guests on Rose's nightly program.G

11:30 am 
Dialogue  "Good Summer Reading 2013"  Idaho authors Mike Medberry of Boise (On the Dark Side of the Moon: A Journey to Recovery) and Jo Deurbrouck of Idaho Falls (Anything Worth Doing) discuss books and reading with host Marcia Franklin. They also offer their picks for good summer reads.G

12:00 pm 
Krakatoa   Dramatic recreations and computer graphics bring the 1883 volcanic eruption to life. The explosion, heard hundreds of miles away, reduced the island of Krakatoa to a third its former size and sent waves that reportedly topped 100 feet high crashing onto Asian shores, killing 36,000 people.G

1:30 pm 
In The Footsteps of Marco Polo   Equal parts travelogue, adventure story, history trek and buddy movie, this captures the remarkable, two-year, 25,000-mile attempt to retrace Marco Polo's legendary trek from Venice, Italy to China. This illuminating epic follows two friends from Queens, New York as they complete the journey by land and by sea, a feat in which all others have fallen short.G

3:00 pm 
To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe   Pregnant women from other countries are using tourist visas to give birth to their children on U.S. soil for an opportunity at a better life. A special edition. D

3:30 pm 
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4:00 pm 
European Journal  "Air Conditioning for a Glacier"  Italy: "Suspended" pizza - In Naples, restaurants are returning to a very old tradition: customers get to eat pizzas another customer has paid for in advance. That makes "going out to eat" possible for people on low budgets. Italians can be very generous. D

4:30 pm 
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5:00 pm 
Whispers of Angels: A Story of the Underground Railroad   This documentary tells the story of the Eastern Line of the system to rescue slaves from the South. Actors Ed Asner and Blair Underwood portray a Quaker abolitionist and a free black activist respectively in dramatic reenactments filmed on location. Interviews with top scholars explore the efforts of these men.G

6:00 pm 
Outdoor Idaho  "Wild Fire"  Idaho's wildland fires have become increasingly large, violent and intense in the years since 2000, demonstrated by the summer of 2007. OUTDOOR IDAHO follows the flames to Yellow Pine, Ketchum and the Salmon River to capture the competition between fire and firefighter and talks with homeowners, business people and fire-fighting commanders.G

6:30 pm 
Dialogue  "Good Summer Reading 2013"  Idaho authors Mike Medberry of Boise (On the Dark Side of the Moon: A Journey to Recovery) and Jo Deurbrouck of Idaho Falls (Anything Worth Doing) discuss books and reading with host Marcia Franklin. They also offer their picks for good summer reads.G

7:00 pm 
Charlie Rose - The Week   This weekly special features highlights of conversations with the week's guests on Rose's nightly program.G

7:30 pm 

8:00 pm 
America ReFramed  "Big Enough"  In this intimate portrait, several dwarfs who appeared in Jan Krawitz and Thomas Ott's 1982 film Little People welcome the camera into their lives once again. Through a prism of "then and now," the characters in the film confront physical and emotional challenges with humor, grace, and sometimes, frustration. D

9:30 pm 
Last Harvest: The Yemenis of the San Joaquin   THE LAST HARVEST explores the lives and times of Muslim immigrants from Yemen who settled in California's San Joaquin Valley. Yemeni migrant workers started coming to the United States in the post-1965 era when the new immigration law opened the gates to non-Europeans. While most settled in the Detroit area, a small band of villagers from the mountainous Ibb region found work in the San Joaquin Valley where they tended the vineyards that produce a yearly bounty of internationally renowned table grapes. D

10:00 pm 
Moyers & Company  "The Faces of America's Hungry"  Here in the richest country on earth, 50 million of us -- one in six Americans -- go hungry. More than a third of them are children. Debates on how to address hunger - in both Congress and the media -- are filled with tired cliches about freeloaders undeserving of government help, living large at the expense of honest, hardworking taxpayers. D

11:00 pm 
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August 3, 2013
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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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