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KQED World: Friday, August 17, 2012

Comcast 190  •  Digital 9.3

Schedule is subject to change. Please visit kqed.org/tv/schedules/daily for the most up-to-date info.

Friday, August 17, 2012
  • 12:00 am
    Nightly Business Report [#31294Z] duration 24:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 12:30 am
    Newsline [#3137] duration 28:12   STEREO TVRE
  • 1:00 am
    PBS NewsHour [#10434H] duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 2:00 am
    Charlie Rose [#18169H] (broadcast date: 8/16/12)
    a rebroadcast of Charlie Rose Brain Series 2: Generalized Defects in Cognition: Alzheimer's Disease
    with Eric Kandel of Columbia University, Marc Tessier-Lavigne of Rockefeller University, Alison Goate of Washington University's School of Medicine in St. Louis, David Holtzman of Washington University in St. Louis and Bruce Miller of University of California, San Francisco
    duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 3:00 am
    Tavis Smiley [#2669Z] (repeat) Tavis talks with Capt. Chesley Sullenberger about his book, Making a Difference. The retired airline pilot of "Miracle on the Hudson" fame recalls the 2009 incident and life since, as written about in his text; he also talks about traits that come into play in a moment of crisis. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 3:30 am
    Nightly Business Report [#31294Z] duration 24:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 4:00 am
    PBS NewsHour [#10434H] duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 5:00 am
    Democracy Now! [#2014] duration 59:00   STEREO TVRE
  • MORNING
  • 6:00 am
    History Detectives [#1005H] HD steps into a family dispute: Was this picture frame crafted from the staircase banister of the Titanic, the Lusitania or neither? Then Tukufu Zuberi wonders whether Woolworth signs were part of the scene at the 1960 Winston-Salem lunch-counter sit-ins. For 70 years, toy soldiers have haunted their owner with a question: Was the father of his childhood friend a Nazi spy? Then, a journal full of liquor recipes makes a man wonder if his uncle was a prohibition bootlegger. duration 54:10   STEREO TVPG-L
  • 7:00 am
    Miller Center Forums [#1413] J. Harvie Wilkinson, III - "Cosmic Constitutional Theory: Why Americans Are Losing Their Inalienable Right to Self- J. Harvie Wildinson, III was appointed to the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit by Ronald Reagan. He has served on that court since 1984 and as its Chief Judge from 1996 to 2003. He has been frequently on the short list of prospects for the Supreme Court and is regarded as one of the nation's premier appellate jurists. He is also the author of "From Brown to Bakke: The Supreme Court and School Integration, 1954-1978." duration 56:46   STEREO TVG
  • 8:00 am
    Miller Center Forums [#1401] David O. Stewart - "American Emperor: Aaron Burr's Challenge to Jefferson's America" David O. Stewart has practiced law in Washington, DC, for more than a quarter of a century, defending accused criminals and challenging government actions as unconstitutional. He has argued appeals all the way to the US Supreme Court and was law clerk to Justice Lewis Powell of that Court. Having defended an impeachment trial before the United States Senate, Stewart is currently writing a book on the Andrew Johnson impeachment trial of 1868. In "American Emperor," David Stewart describes Aaron Burr, the third vice president, as a daring and perhaps deluded figure who shook the nation's foundations in its earliest, most vulnerable decades. duration 56:46   STEREO TVG
  • 9:00 am
    History Detectives [#1005H] HD steps into a family dispute: Was this picture frame crafted from the staircase banister of the Titanic, the Lusitania or neither? Then Tukufu Zuberi wonders whether Woolworth signs were part of the scene at the 1960 Winston-Salem lunch-counter sit-ins. For 70 years, toy soldiers have haunted their owner with a question: Was the father of his childhood friend a Nazi spy? Then, a journal full of liquor recipes makes a man wonder if his uncle was a prohibition bootlegger. duration 54:10   STEREO TVPG-L
  • 10:00 am
    Miller Center Forums [#1413] J. Harvie Wilkinson, III - "Cosmic Constitutional Theory: Why Americans Are Losing Their Inalienable Right to Self- J. Harvie Wildinson, III was appointed to the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit by Ronald Reagan. He has served on that court since 1984 and as its Chief Judge from 1996 to 2003. He has been frequently on the short list of prospects for the Supreme Court and is regarded as one of the nation's premier appellate jurists. He is also the author of "From Brown to Bakke: The Supreme Court and School Integration, 1954-1978." duration 56:46   STEREO TVG
  • 11:00 am
    Miller Center Forums [#1401] David O. Stewart - "American Emperor: Aaron Burr's Challenge to Jefferson's America" David O. Stewart has practiced law in Washington, DC, for more than a quarter of a century, defending accused criminals and challenging government actions as unconstitutional. He has argued appeals all the way to the US Supreme Court and was law clerk to Justice Lewis Powell of that Court. Having defended an impeachment trial before the United States Senate, Stewart is currently writing a book on the Andrew Johnson impeachment trial of 1868. In "American Emperor," David Stewart describes Aaron Burr, the third vice president, as a daring and perhaps deluded figure who shook the nation's foundations in its earliest, most vulnerable decades. duration 56:46   STEREO TVG
  • AFTERNOON
  • 12:00 pm
    Democracy Now! [#2015] duration 59:00   STEREO TVRE
  • 1:00 pm
    Journal [#8165] duration 28:10   STEREO TVG
  • 1:30 pm
    Tavis Smiley [#2669Z] (repeat) Tavis talks with Capt. Chesley Sullenberger about his book, Making a Difference. The retired airline pilot of "Miracle on the Hudson" fame recalls the 2009 incident and life since, as written about in his text; he also talks about traits that come into play in a moment of crisis. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 2:00 pm
    LinkAsia [#102] duration 26:46   STEREO TVG
  • 2:30 pm
    Charlie Rose [#18169H] (broadcast date: 8/16/12)
    a rebroadcast of Charlie Rose Brain Series 2: Generalized Defects in Cognition: Alzheimer's Disease
    with Eric Kandel of Columbia University, Marc Tessier-Lavigne of Rockefeller University, Alison Goate of Washington University's School of Medicine in St. Louis, David Holtzman of Washington University in St. Louis and Bruce Miller of University of California, San Francisco
    duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 3:30 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#31295Z] duration 24:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 4:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#10435H] duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 5:00 pm
    BBC World News America [#17230H] duration 27:18   STEREO TVRE
  • 5:28 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3145] duration 1:00  
  • 5:30 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#10435H] duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • EVENING
  • 6:27 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3145] duration 1:00  
  • 6:30 pm
    BBC Newsnight [#17230] duration 28:18   STEREO TVRE
  • 6:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3145] duration 1:00  
  • 7:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#10435H] duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 7:57 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3145] duration 1:00  
  • 8:00 pm
    Charlie Rose [#18170H] (broadcast date: 8/17/12)
    a rebroadcast of Charlie Rose Brain Series 2: Schizophrenia
    with Eric Kandel of Columbia University; Danny Hurley; Steven M. Paul of Weill Cornell Medical College; Cornelia Bargmann of Rockefeller University; Judith Rapoport of The National Institute of Mental Health; and David A. Lewis of University of Pittsburgh
    duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 8:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3145] duration 1:00  
  • 9:00 pm
    Tavis Smiley [#2670Z] (repeat) Tavis talks with R&B singer and O'Jays frontman Eddie Levert. The Rock & Roll Hall of Famer reflects on 50 years with the O'Jays, fatherhood and losing his sons; he also talks about his debut solo album, "I Still Have It". duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 9:28 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3145] duration 1:00  
  • 9:30 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#31295Z] duration 24:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 9:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3145] duration 1:00  
  • 10:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#10435H] duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 10:57 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3145] duration 1:00  
  • 11:00 pm
    Democracy Now! [#2015] duration 59:00   STEREO TVRE
  • 12:00 am
    Nightly Business Report [#31295Z] duration 24:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 12:30 am
    BBC Newsnight [#17230] duration 28:18   STEREO TVRE
Friday, August 17, 2012

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Wave 157

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XFINITY 190
Wave 156

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Wave 154

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Wave 155

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