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KQED World: Wednesday, August 29, 2012

Channels 9.3 •  54.5 | XFINITY 190

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Wednesday, August 29, 2012
  • 1:00 am
    PBS NewsHour [#10442H] Live From The Republican National Convention * An Interview With House Speaker John Boehner * An Interview With Eric Fehrnstrom * Shields and Brooks * Swing-State Voters And The Economy * Looking Into The Economic Policies Of Mitt Romney duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 2:00 am
    Charlie Rose [#18177H] (original broadcast date: 8/28/12)
    political analysis of the Republican National Convention with Al Hunt, executive editor of Bloomberg News; Mike Murphy, Republican strategist and columnist for Time magazine; John Dickerson, Political Director of CBS News; Matt Dowd, contributor for Bloomberg News and ABC News; Mark Halperin of Time magazine and Luis Fortuno, Governor of Puerto Rico.
    duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 3:00 am
    Tavis Smiley [#2677] Tavis talks with former Oklahoma congressman J.C. Watts about issues in the upcoming general election, and with writer-filmmaker Daniel Wolff, about the backstory of his text on post-Katrina New Orleans, The Fight for Home. duration 26:46   STEREO
  • 3:30 am
    Nightly Business Report [#31302Z] duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 4:00 am
    PBS NewsHour [#10442H] Live From The Republican National Convention * An Interview With House Speaker John Boehner * An Interview With Eric Fehrnstrom * Shields and Brooks * Swing-State Voters And The Economy * Looking Into The Economic Policies Of Mitt Romney duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 5:00 am
    Democracy Now! [#2022] This expanded edition includes coverage of the 2012 Republican National Convention. duration 1:59:00   STEREO TVRE
  • MORNING
  • 7:00 am
    Every Day Is A Holiday Chinese-American filmmaker Theresa Loong creates an intimate portrait of her father, a man fifty years her senior. Viewers explore the bonds of the father-daughter relationship and place themes of growing older, immigration and racism in the context of "living history." Paul Loong (American Legion member, retired Veterans Affairs doctor, practicing Catholic) talks of his experiences as a POW in Japan and his subsequent quest to become an American. We discover why, despite much suffering, "every day is a holiday." duration 56:41   STEREO TVG
  • 8:00 am
    Will Rogers' Romance with Betty and America Featuring period music and costumes, WILL ROGERS' ROMANCE WITH BETTY AND AMERICA provides a heart-warming glimpse into the storybook marriage of humorist Will Rogers and his beloved wife, Betty. This one-woman musical drama, starring award-winning Broadway, film and television actor-writer Lynette Bennett, covers the pair's first meeting, their eight-year courtship, their life in New York, the birth of their children, their move to California and Will's untimely death in a plane crash, just a few days shy of their 27th wedding anniversary. duration 57:35   STEREO TVG
  • 9:00 am
    Natural Heroes [#413] The Story of Stuff The Story of Stuff is a fast-paced, fact-filled look at the underside of our production and consumption patterns. The Story of Stuff exposes the connections between a huge number of environmental and social issues, and calls us together to create a more sustainable and just world. It'll teach you something, it'll make you laugh, and it just may change the way you look at all the stuff in your life forever. duration 26:46   STEREO TVPG
  • 9:30 am
    Visionaries, The [#1701] Halo-Helping Animals Live On In Phoenix, more pets are killed each year than almost anywhere else in the nation. Heather Allen is doing something to change that sad statistic. The organization she founded in her mother's backyard has grown into one of the most successful "no kill" shelters in the country saving thousands of dogs and cats while finding them loving homes. duration 27:56   STEREO TVG
  • 10:00 am
    Every Day Is A Holiday Chinese-American filmmaker Theresa Loong creates an intimate portrait of her father, a man fifty years her senior. Viewers explore the bonds of the father-daughter relationship and place themes of growing older, immigration and racism in the context of "living history." Paul Loong (American Legion member, retired Veterans Affairs doctor, practicing Catholic) talks of his experiences as a POW in Japan and his subsequent quest to become an American. We discover why, despite much suffering, "every day is a holiday." duration 56:41   STEREO TVG
  • 11:00 am
    Will Rogers' Romance with Betty and America Featuring period music and costumes, WILL ROGERS' ROMANCE WITH BETTY AND AMERICA provides a heart-warming glimpse into the storybook marriage of humorist Will Rogers and his beloved wife, Betty. This one-woman musical drama, starring award-winning Broadway, film and television actor-writer Lynette Bennett, covers the pair's first meeting, their eight-year courtship, their life in New York, the birth of their children, their move to California and Will's untimely death in a plane crash, just a few days shy of their 27th wedding anniversary. duration 57:35   STEREO TVG
  • AFTERNOON
  • 12:00 pm
    Democracy Now! [#2023] This expanded edition includes coverage of the 2012 Republican National Convention. duration 1:59:00   STEREO TVRE
  • 12:59 pm
    Democracy Now! [#2023] This expanded edition includes coverage of the 2012 Republican National Convention. duration 1:59:00   STEREO TVRE
  • 2:00 pm
    NHK Newsline [#3150] duration 28:12   STEREO TVRE
  • 2:30 pm
    Charlie Rose [#18177H] (original broadcast date: 8/28/12)
    political analysis of the Republican National Convention with Al Hunt, executive editor of Bloomberg News; Mike Murphy, Republican strategist and columnist for Time magazine; John Dickerson, Political Director of CBS News; Matt Dowd, contributor for Bloomberg News and ABC News; Mark Halperin of Time magazine and Luis Fortuno, Governor of Puerto Rico.
    duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 3:30 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#31303Z] Mitt Romney's top economic advisor says tax and regulatory reforms could create millions of jobs and boost the economy. Glenn Hubbard joins us from the Republican National Convention. The US economy perked up in the spring. But, is it sustainable without help from Ben Bernanke and the Fed? New York Correspondent Suzanne Pratt reports. Tonight's Street Critique guest thinks we've seen the highs for the year. Russell Investments' Chief Market Strategist Stephen Wood joins us. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 4:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#10443H] Isaac Makes Landfall In Louisiana * Interviews With Eric Cantor And Marco Rubio * Mitt Romney and Foreign Policy * A Closer Look At Paul Ryan * Nathan Gonzales On The Battleground States * Shields and Brooks duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 5:00 pm
    BBC World News America [#17242H] duration 27:18   STEREO TVRE
  • 5:28 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3153] duration 1:00  
  • 5:30 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#10443H] Isaac Makes Landfall In Louisiana * Interviews With Eric Cantor And Marco Rubio * Mitt Romney and Foreign Policy * A Closer Look At Paul Ryan * Nathan Gonzales On The Battleground States * Shields and Brooks duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • EVENING
  • 6:27 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3153] duration 1:00  
  • 6:30 pm
    NHK Newsline [#3150] duration 28:12   STEREO TVRE
  • 6:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3153] duration 1:00  
  • 7:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#10443H] Isaac Makes Landfall In Louisiana * Interviews With Eric Cantor And Marco Rubio * Mitt Romney and Foreign Policy * A Closer Look At Paul Ryan * Nathan Gonzales On The Battleground States * Shields and Brooks duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 7:57 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3153] duration 1:00  
  • 8:00 pm
    Charlie Rose [#18178H] (original broadcast date: 8/29/12)
    continued political analysis of the Republican National Convention with Maggie Haberman of Politco; Katty Kay, Washington Bureau Chief of BBC news; Dan Balz, Chief Correspondent for The Washington Post; Tom Friedman of The New York Times and Ben Ginsberg, chief attorney for the Romney campaign.
    duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 8:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3153] duration 1:00  
  • 9:00 pm
    Tavis Smiley [#2678] Tavis talks with the chief political correspondent for CBN David Brody about his text on the Tea Party, Teavangelicals; and with actress Melanie Lynskey about her latest feature releases, including the dramedy Hello I Must Be Going. duration 26:46   STEREO
  • 9:28 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3153] duration 1:00  
  • 9:30 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#31303Z] Mitt Romney's top economic advisor says tax and regulatory reforms could create millions of jobs and boost the economy. Glenn Hubbard joins us from the Republican National Convention. The US economy perked up in the spring. But, is it sustainable without help from Ben Bernanke and the Fed? New York Correspondent Suzanne Pratt reports. Tonight's Street Critique guest thinks we've seen the highs for the year. Russell Investments' Chief Market Strategist Stephen Wood joins us. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 9:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3153] duration 1:00  
  • 10:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#10443H] Isaac Makes Landfall In Louisiana * Interviews With Eric Cantor And Marco Rubio * Mitt Romney and Foreign Policy * A Closer Look At Paul Ryan * Nathan Gonzales On The Battleground States * Shields and Brooks duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 10:57 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3153] duration 1:00  
  • 11:00 pm
    Democracy Now! [#2023] This expanded edition includes coverage of the 2012 Republican National Convention. duration 1:59:00   STEREO TVRE
Wednesday, August 29, 2012

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