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Episode #103 Duration: 29:09 STEREO

Jean and Lionel have now established a vague, uneasy friendship. Does this give them enough common ground on which they can build a new relationship?

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  • KQED Plus: Fri, Jun 10, 2016 -- 11:30pm Remind me
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Episode #104 Duration: 29:09 STEREO

After spending a day visiting old haunts together, Lionel departs London to give a lecture. Jean is persuaded by her daughter to pay him a surprise visit. It is Jean who is surprised when she finds Lionel with one Denise on his arm.

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  • KQED Plus: Fri, Jun 17, 2016 -- 11:25pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Sat, Jun 18, 2016 -- 5:25am Remind me

Episode #105 Duration: 27:58 STEREO

Relations have turned quite frosty between them since Jean has found Lionel in the company of another woman. Alistair, Lionel's agent, has become keen on Jean. She responds to his attentions, but is she only trying to get back at Lionel?

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  • KQED Plus: Fri, Jun 24, 2016 -- 11:20pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Sat, Jun 25, 2016 -- 5:20am Remind me

The Picnic (#106) Duration: 29:24 STEREO

Judy, Jean's daughter, is besotted with Lionel while Alistair is smitten with Jean. Lionel and Jean are flattered by the attention but feel it must stop. They plan a picnic with Judy and Alistair in hopes that the two of them will hit it off together.

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  • KQED Plus: Fri, Jul 1, 2016 -- 11:30pm Remind me
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Episode #134 Duration: 28:36 STEREO TVG

With Lionel's father and step-mother off yak-riding in Mongolia, Jean and Lionel decide to head off for the Hardcastle country home. They then are "adopted" by the country set who have scheduled a whirlwind of social activities.

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  • KQED Plus: Sat, Jul 2, 2016 -- 8:30pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Sun, Jul 3, 2016 -- 2:30am Remind me

Episode #107 Duration: 26:48 STEREO TVG

Lionel is more scared of being "shot" for his book cover than he was of being shot during the Korean War. While Jean at first declines to accompany him to the studio, she later decides to join him and is amused at the photographer's tricks.

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  • KQED Plus: Fri, Jul 8, 2016 -- 11:30pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Sat, Jul 9, 2016 -- 5:30am Remind me

Episode #108 Duration: 28:16 STEREO TVG

Judy leaves home so that her mother and Lionel can have the house to themselves for the weekend. This leaves Jean with misgivings since everything is so set up. Lionel sees his book cover photograph and pronounces it "vaguely pornographic."

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  • KQED Plus: Fri, Jul 15, 2016 -- 11:30pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Sat, Jul 16, 2016 -- 5:30am Remind me

Episode #109 Duration: 29:36 STEREO TVG

Lionel and Jean take a trip to Hampshire to meet his father. The 85-year-old Mr. Hardcastle defies stereotype. He is an outgoing eccentric with a house crammed full of items which reflect his interest - from juke boxes to motor bikes.

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  • KQED Plus: Fri, Jul 22, 2016 -- 11:30pm Remind me
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Episode #135 Duration: 29:27 STEREO TVG

Lionel unexpectedly receives a letter from ex-wife Margaret. When he and Jean meet with her, Margaret is far from the frumpy woman Lionel remembers. And she has a boy toy in tow to boot.

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  • KQED Plus: Sat, Jul 23, 2016 -- 8:30pm Remind me
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Episode #110 Duration: 27:46 STEREO TVG

Lionel and Jean work on getting him a suitable outfit for his impending book launch. Meanwhile, Lionel cannot figure out why a talented publisher like Alistair is working so hard to promote his book, one which even Lionel admits is "rather a dull read."

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  • KQED Plus: Fri, Jul 29, 2016 -- 11:30pm Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    TV Technical Issues
    • Mon 5/09/16: KQEH DT54 planned short outages

      (DT54-1 through 54-5) Monday 5/09 The DT54 Over the Air signal will need to switch from main to auxiliary levels at some point Monday (most likely early afternoon) for the safety of the crew working on another station’s equipment on the tower, then back to the main antenna late-afternoon when work is completed. The change […]

    • KQED DT9: planned overnight outage, Over the Air early 5/04

      (DT9-1, 9-2, and 9-3) Early Wed 5/04, beginning 12:30am We will be shutting down our KQED DT9 Over the Air Sutro Tower (SF) transmission at apx. 12:30am early Wednesday May 4th, in order to install some new equipment. We expect to be back on the air between 4am-6am Wednesday morning. Most receivers will automatically re-acquire […]

    • 4/17/16 – KQED Plus (DT54) Over the Air Issue: Virtual ID missing

      We are aware that many Over the Air (OTA) viewers are currently unable to tune in our channels on the usual DT54.1 through 54.5. This is due to a problem with our PSIP generator, which engineers hope to have repaired on Monday 4/18. In the meantime, OTA viewers might be able to watch any of […]

To view previous issues and how they were resolved, go to our TV Technical Issues page.

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Channel 54.3
XFINITY 189
Wave 157

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Channel 9.3
XFINITY 190
Wave 156

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Channel 54.5 & 25.3
XFINITY 191 & 621
Wave 154

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Channel 54.4
XFINITY 192
Wave 155

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