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October 5, 2013
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1:00 am 
Alaska's Marine Highway   Transportation in Alaska has always been unique. With vast expanses of land and rugged geography, getting around the country has also been difficult. Water, mountains, tundra, forests and ice make getting from place to place a challenge. D

2:00 am 
Plastic Paradise: A Swingin' Trip Through America's Polynesian Obsession   In the 1940s and '50s, the return of American GIs from the Pacific and the runaway success of James Michner's Pulitzer-winning Tales of the South Pacific (adapted into the famous musical) created a craze for all things Polynesian. This 'Tiki' culture - so named after the large, wooden sculptures popular throughout Polynesia - included candy-colored, rum-infused cocktails with names like the Shrunken Skull and the Deep Sea Diver, crazy Hawaiian shirts, exotic instrumental music fused with space-age sounds, and a nonstop party scene inhabited by self-styled nonconformists and swingers. Today, the spirit of Tiki endures among a new generation of Polynesian pop adherents, including painter Tiki Tom, musicians King Kukulele and the Haole Cats, cocktail anthropologist Jeff "Beachbum" Berry, and Tiki historian Sven Kirsten. D

3:00 am 
Outdoor Idaho  "Climbing Idaho"  Today's rock-climbing enthusiasts support climbing gyms, clubs and advocacy groups - no longer the exclusive band of wanderers of just a few decades ago. The heights they achieve throughout the state require skills, levels of expertise, techniques and climbing methods as varied as the state's terrain. Cameras follow as they seek to conquer nature's rock walls.G

3:30 am 
Dialogue  "Sandra Day O'Connor"  The first woman to serve on the U.S. Supreme Court talked with host Marcia Franklin about her current interests - civic education for children, judicial independence, and fly fishing. O'Connor was in Idaho as keynote speaker at the Andrus Center for Public Policy's conference on women and leadership. Franklin also talks with David Adler, director of the Andrus Center.G

4:00 am 
Sesame Street  "Still Life with Cookie"  Cookie Monster learns how to control himself from eating his own paintings. Educational Objective: Self-Regulation, Art. D

5:00 am 
Martha Speaks  "Best In Show/Truman on the Ball"  Best in Show - Carolina decides to enter Francois in the dog show, and Helen just can't help herself. Truman on the Ball - Why does Truman want to become a hobo and/or join the circus?G

5:30 am 
Super Why!  "The Stars in the Sky"  Princess Pea wants to play in a rainbow, but her mother says it simply can't be done! So the Super Readers soar into the story The Stars in the Sky and accompany a little girl named Ella with a big dream of her own! As the Super Readers climb higher and higher they begin to wonder - will they play with the stars, or merely wish on them? Educational Objectives: To learn about the fun of fantasy, follow the alphabet, practice spelling skills and use the power to read to change the story and save the day!. D

6:00 am 
Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood  "Daniel's Babysitter/Daniel Goes to School"  Daniel's Babysitter - Prince Tuesday comes to babysit Daniel Tiger while Mom Tiger and Dad Tiger go out dancing. As Daniel gets ready for bed, he misses his Mom and Dad, but Prince Tuesday reminds him that they will be back soon. And when Tigey goes missing right before bedtime, Daniel learns what a grr-ific babysitter Prince Tuesday is. D

6:30 am 
WordWorld  "Princess Sheep/W Drought"  Princess Sheep - Bear and Sheep want to play princess, but they only have one crown. Although Sheep promises to take turns wearing the crown and being princess, she gets royally carried away playing her role. It is only after she hurts Bear's feelings that Sheep learns that a true princess isn't selfish, but kind and generous instead. D

7:00 am 
Sesame Street  "Still Life with Cookie"  Cookie Monster learns how to control himself from eating his own paintings. Educational Objective: Self-Regulation, Art. D

8:00 am 
Curious George  "For The Birds/Curious George-Asaurus"  George tries to squirrel-proof the birdhouse when he finds Jumpy Squirrel is stealing bird seeds.G

8:30 am 
Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About That!  "Chasing Rainbows/Follow The Prints"  The kids are painting a picture of a rainbow but can't remember all the colors to use. Luckily for them, Cat takes them to Color-ga-lore to meet King Kaleidoscope, an expert on rainbows! Nick and Sally are enjoying a backyard picnic when they discover their last strawberry has gone missing! Who could have taken it? Cat's friend Cluey Looey can help them!G

9:00 am 
Super Why!  "The Magic Porridge Pot"  Oh no! Pig's new toy robot is out of control! The Super Readers fly into the story of The Magic Porridge Pot to rescue a little girl whose magical pot just won't stop making porridge! Will the Super Readers be able to help or will they end up with more porridge than even The Three Bears would know what to do with? Educational Objectives: To learn the importance of paying attention, uncover the alphabet, practice the magic of spelling and use the power to read to change the story!. D

9:30 am 
Dinosaur Train  "Dinosaur Train Submarine: Maisie Mosasaurus/Date Night"  The Pteranodon family goes back underwater in the Dinosaur Train Submarine and meet Maisie and Marvin Mosasaurus, a daughter and father who are huge, fast-swimming lizards with flippers. Maisie and Shiny bond when they discover neither likes to go down deep in the water. The Pteranodons and Mosasaurus have a great time up near the ocean's surface, each family showing the other how they hunt and catch fish to eat. D

10:00 am 
The Electric Company  "Lost and Spaced"  At the school science fair, Lisa and her Skeleckian friend Dax get shrunk down and trapped inside their project - a perfect model of the solar system!. D

10:30 am 
Wild Kratts  "Honey Seekers"  While on an adventure to discover the toughest animal in Africa, Martin and Chris uncover the amazing relationship between the Honey guide bird and Honey badger. A relationship that the Wild Kratt team uses to foil the evil plans of Chef Gourmand. Science Concepts: Symbiotic relationships. D

11:00 am 
WordWorld  "Princess Sheep/W Drought"  Princess Sheep - Bear and Sheep want to play princess, but they only have one crown. Although Sheep promises to take turns wearing the crown and being princess, she gets royally carried away playing her role. It is only after she hurts Bear's feelings that Sheep learns that a true princess isn't selfish, but kind and generous instead. D

11:30 am 
WordGirl  "Wordgirl and Bobbleboy/Crime in the Key of V"  WORDGIRL AND BOBBLEBOY - TJ decides to make and sell his own WordGirl bobblehead dolls at all of her crime scenes. Unfortunately, the booming sales distract WordGirl so much that she loses her battle with Chuck! Will the bobblehead dolls put WordGirl out of business? Vocabulary Words: Bobble, Souvenir. CRIME IN THE KEY OF V - Determined to be the best at everything, the villainous Victoria Best sets out to be the best superhero in the city and put WordGirl out of commission for good. D

12:00 pm 
Outdoor Idaho  "Climbing Idaho"  Today's rock-climbing enthusiasts support climbing gyms, clubs and advocacy groups - no longer the exclusive band of wanderers of just a few decades ago. The heights they achieve throughout the state require skills, levels of expertise, techniques and climbing methods as varied as the state's terrain. Cameras follow as they seek to conquer nature's rock walls.G

12:30 pm 
Chef's Life  "Sweet Corn & Expensive Tea"  Chef Vivian and her husband, Ben, leave New York to open a restaurant in her small North Carolina hometown. Vivian revisits the Southern tradition of "putting up" corn and shares her method for making smoked corn relish. As the episode concludes, a devastating setback threatens their new life. D

1:00 pm 
Katie Brown Workshop  "Lady Luncheon"  Toss out the stodgy image of "ladies who lunch" and create a great garden party for female friends. Recipes: a salad pizza and green bean salad. Projects: a moss welcome sign and woven serving trays. D

1:30 pm 
Paint This with Jerry Yarnell  "Trademark of Spring, Part 1"  (15 x 30 Canvas; Acrylic Medium) In this episode, Jerry shows how to compose this beautiful Blue Bonnet painting using a rough charcoal sketch. Then he paints sky and under-paints all of the main features of the landscape, I.e., distant hills, distant trees, meadows, and the road. D

2:00 pm 
Essential Pepin  "Eggs-Quisite"  Quiche With Bacon; Eggs Jeannette; Flan With Green Herbs; Spinach, Ham And Parmesan Souffle. D

2:30 pm 
On Story  "The Evolution of Funny: TV Comedy with Larry Wilmore"  Larry Wilmore, the Senior Black Correspondent on The Daily Show and creator of The Bernie Mac Show reflects upon different forms of comedy, his own comic influences, and always looking to maximize comedic potential. Followed by two short films about courage and endurance: Chris Bourke and Kevin Harger's LOVE, EMILY, shadowing young love and how to best navigate its awkward terrain, and Andrea Gomez's 036, measuring the fortitude and grit required to survive the paper-pushing, no-nonsense depths of cubicle number 036. D

3:00 pm 
Dialogue  "Sandra Day O'Connor"  The first woman to serve on the U.S. Supreme Court talked with host Marcia Franklin about her current interests - civic education for children, judicial independence, and fly fishing. O'Connor was in Idaho as keynote speaker at the Andrus Center for Public Policy's conference on women and leadership. Franklin also talks with David Adler, director of the Andrus Center.G

3:30 pm 
MotorWeek   Road Tests: 2014 Jeep Cherokee, 2014 Toyota Corolla. D

4:00 pm 
America's Test Kitchen from Cook's Illustrated  "Pork Chops and Lentil Salad"  Test cook Julia Collin Davison uncovers the secrets to perfect Red Wine-Braised Pork Chops. Next, host Christopher Kimball reveals the test kitchen's best tips for storing, chopping and handling fresh herbs. Then, science expert Guy Crosby explains the science of braising. D

4:30 pm 
Crafting at the Spotted Canary  "Things That Show Hospitality"  Hospitality is the act of being friendly and generous. Today's show offers some ideas for how to craft special items that show your generosity and friendliness. Books are shared frequently between friends; wrap your favorite reading and share with a guest in your home. D

5:00 pm 
Antiques Roadshow  "Hartford, Ct - Hour One"  Appraisal highlights include a 1963 poster for a Joan Baez/Bob Dylan concert at New Haven Arena, brought by the artist's daughter; a pair of 18th-century silk shoes purportedly worn by one of George Washington's dance partners; and a collection of 200-year-old Wedgwood pottery buttons found in an attic and valued at $1,500 to $2,000 for the set. Part 1 of 3G

6:00 pm 
Music City Roots: Live from the Loveless Cafe   Celebrated female bluegrass band Della Mae kicks off this wide-ranging night of Americana music from the Loveless Cafe. Also, troubadour Tom Yarbrough, haunting Nashville duo Carolina Story and West Coast multi-genre band Marley's Ghost. D

7:00 pm 
Austin City Limits  "Juanes/Jesse & Joy"  Colombian superstar Juanes performs a high-energy set. Then Mexico City's sibling duo Jesse & Joy sing a selection of their greatest hits.G

8:00 pm 
Great Performances  "Hugh Laurie: Let Them Talk - A Celebration of New Orleans Blues"  An American favorite for his role in the hit TV series House, the versatile British actor showcases his musical side in an atmospheric special filmed on location in New Orleans. Defying simple categorization, Laurie finds his greatest satisfaction and inspiration from the mixture of blues and jazz that grew out of New Orleans at the beginning of the last century.G

9:00 pm 
Great Performances  "The Hollow Crown: Henry IV, Part 2"  The Lord Chief Justice (Geoffrey Palmer) attempts, on behalf of the failing king, to separate Falstaff from Prince Hal (Tom Hiddleston). Falstaff is sent to recruit soldiers to face down the rebels, who are overcome. The dying King (Jeremy Irons) is finally reconciled to his son, who becomes King Henry V.G

11:30 pm 
Music City Roots: Live from the Loveless Cafe   Celebrated female bluegrass band Della Mae kicks off this wide-ranging night of Americana music from the Loveless Cafe. Also, troubadour Tom Yarbrough, haunting Nashville duo Carolina Story and West Coast multi-genre band Marley's Ghost. D

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