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KQED World: Wednesday, May 8, 2013

Comcast 190  •  Digital 9.3

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

Wednesday, May 8, 2013
  • 12:00 am
    PBS NewsHour [#10622] Sexual Assault in the Military * South Korea Summit * San Francisco's Exploratorium * The Effects of Sequestration * Saving Our National Identity duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 1:00 am
    Nightly Business Report [#32110] Tonight on Nightly Business Report - A global market rally. From Japan to Germany to the U.S., NBR will look at what's powering stocks around the world to new and multi-year highs. And, are the days of tax-free shopping on the internet numbered? We have both sides of the debate dividing the retail industry - Congress and anyone who shops online. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 1:30 am
    Tavis Smiley [#2896] Tavis talks with former labor secretary and author of Beyond Outrage, Robert Reich. The UC Berkeley public policy professor assesses the fallout from sequestration, the most recent jobs report and whether austerity is working. Tavis also chats with Sojourners founder Jim Wallis. The longtime activist dissects his new text, On God's Side: What Religion Forgets and Politics Hasn't Learned about Serving the Common Good. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 2:00 am
    Independent Lens [#1126] A Village Called Versailles Tucked away on the eastern edge of New Orleans, a community of Vietnamese refugees has thrived for 30 years in a neighborhood they call Versailles. This film recounts the residents successful fight against the opening of a toxic government-imposed landfill after Hurricane Katrina struck and transformed their neighborhood. duration 56:46   STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 3:00 am
    Newsline [#4028] duration 28:12   STEREO TVRE
  • 3:30 am
    Tavis Smiley [#2897] Tavis talks with comedienne-actress Carol Burnett. The award-winning entertainer discusses her relationship with her late daughter, as detailed in the book, Carrie and Me. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 4:00 am
    John McLaughlin's One on One [#2849] duration 27:30   STEREO TVG
  • 4:30 am
    Asia Insight [#104] duration 28:12   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 5:00 am
    Ted Talks Education This program advances the national conversation on education. It features inspirational speakers specially curated by TED to share fresh ideas to address the high school drop-out crisis. TED TALKS EDUCATION celebrates moving stories from teachers, students and administrators, highlighting the heroic work they do, day in day out in spite of many hurdles to overcome. duration 56:46   STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
  • MORNING
  • 6:00 am
    Independent Lens [#1414H] Seeking Asian Female Two strangers -- an elderly American man and a young Chinese woman -- pursue a marriage brokered by the internet, but they get more than they bargained for when she moves across the Pacific to start a new life with him in America. duration 56:46   STEREO TVPG
  • 7:00 am
    POV [#2312] In The Matter of Cha Jung Hee Her passport said she was Cha Jung Hee. She knew she was not. So began a 40-year deception for a Korean adoptee who came to the United States in 1966. Told to keep her true identity secret from her new American family, the 8-year-old girl quickly forgot she had ever been anyone else. But why had her identity been switched? And who was the real Cha Jung Hee? This program is the search to find the answers, as filmmaker Deann Borshay Liem (First Person Plural, POV 2000) returns to her native Korea to find her "double," the mysterious girl whose place she took in America. duration 56:46   STEREO TVPG
  • 8:00 am
    Independent Lens [#1126] A Village Called Versailles Tucked away on the eastern edge of New Orleans, a community of Vietnamese refugees has thrived for 30 years in a neighborhood they call Versailles. This film recounts the residents successful fight against the opening of a toxic government-imposed landfill after Hurricane Katrina struck and transformed their neighborhood. duration 56:46   STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 9:00 am
    Tavis Smiley [#2897] Tavis talks with comedienne-actress Carol Burnett. The award-winning entertainer discusses her relationship with her late daughter, as detailed in the book, Carrie and Me. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 9:30 am
    Tavis Smiley [#2896] Tavis talks with former labor secretary and author of Beyond Outrage, Robert Reich. The UC Berkeley public policy professor assesses the fallout from sequestration, the most recent jobs report and whether austerity is working. Tavis also chats with Sojourners founder Jim Wallis. The longtime activist dissects his new text, On God's Side: What Religion Forgets and Politics Hasn't Learned about Serving the Common Good. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 10:00 am
    John McLaughlin's One on One [#2849] duration 27:30   STEREO TVG
  • 10:30 am
    Asia Insight [#104] duration 28:12   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 11:00 am
    Ted Talks Education This program advances the national conversation on education. It features inspirational speakers specially curated by TED to share fresh ideas to address the high school drop-out crisis. TED TALKS EDUCATION celebrates moving stories from teachers, students and administrators, highlighting the heroic work they do, day in day out in spite of many hurdles to overcome. duration 56:46   STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
  • AFTERNOON
  • 12:00 pm
    Independent Lens [#1414H] Seeking Asian Female Two strangers -- an elderly American man and a young Chinese woman -- pursue a marriage brokered by the internet, but they get more than they bargained for when she moves across the Pacific to start a new life with him in America. duration 56:46   STEREO TVPG
  • 1:00 pm
    POV [#2312] In The Matter of Cha Jung Hee Her passport said she was Cha Jung Hee. She knew she was not. So began a 40-year deception for a Korean adoptee who came to the United States in 1966. Told to keep her true identity secret from her new American family, the 8-year-old girl quickly forgot she had ever been anyone else. But why had her identity been switched? And who was the real Cha Jung Hee? This program is the search to find the answers, as filmmaker Deann Borshay Liem (First Person Plural, POV 2000) returns to her native Korea to find her "double," the mysterious girl whose place she took in America. duration 56:46   STEREO TVPG
  • 2:00 pm
    Newsline [#4028] duration 28:12   STEREO TVRE
  • 2:30 pm
    Journal [#9092] duration 28:10   STEREO TVG
  • 3:00 pm
    Tavis Smiley [#2897] Tavis talks with comedienne-actress Carol Burnett. The award-winning entertainer discusses her relationship with her late daughter, as detailed in the book, Carrie and Me. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 3:30 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#32111] Tonight on Nightly Business Report - With the global markets powering higher, is now the time for the individual investor to stay in or get out? NBR will speak with Fidelity's Executive Vice President John Sweeney who oversees the management of more than $100 billion. And why are hospitals across the country charging vastly different prices for the same procedure? duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 4:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#10623] Benghazi Hearing * Cleveland Victims Return Home * Conversation with Jack Lew * Guatemalan Genocide * Hospital Bills duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 5:00 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#32111] Tonight on Nightly Business Report - With the global markets powering higher, is now the time for the individual investor to stay in or get out? NBR will speak with Fidelity's Executive Vice President John Sweeney who oversees the management of more than $100 billion. And why are hospitals across the country charging vastly different prices for the same procedure? duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 5:30 pm
    Democracy Now! [#2203] duration 59:00   STEREO TVRE
  • EVENING
  • 6:30 pm
    Newsline [#4028] duration 28:12   STEREO TVRE
  • 6:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3333] duration 1:00  
  • 7:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#10623] Benghazi Hearing * Cleveland Victims Return Home * Conversation with Jack Lew * Guatemalan Genocide * Hospital Bills duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 7:57 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3333] duration 1:00  
  • 8:00 pm
    Charlie Rose [#19098] (original broadcast date: 5/08/13)
    * Nathan Lane on his role in the broadway play: "The Nance"
    * American Chef Daniel Rose discusses his Paris restaurant Spring
    duration 56:47   STEREO TVRE
  • 8:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3333] duration 1:00  
  • 9:00 pm
    Tavis Smiley [#2898] Tavis talks with acclaimed novelist Joyce Carol Oates. The best-selling writer and college professor explains her new historical novel "The Accursed", set in Princeton, NJ. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 9:28 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3333] duration 1:00  
  • 9:30 pm
    Roadtrip Nation [#802H] Los Angeles, Part 2 In Los Angeles, Calif., the Roadtrippers make their way to Amoeba Music, one of the largest indie record stores in the US, to meet co-owner Karen Pearson. Next, the team speaks with Joe Rogan, a stand-up comedian, who tells them to do what you do because you love it, not for money. Just as the Roadtrippers are leaving their interview, they snag an impromptu and unexpectedly musical interview with actor Craig Robinson. Playing the piano and in a sing-songy voice, the actor of the The Office empowers Nika to not be afraid to pursue her dream as a performing artist. duration 26:46   STEREO TVG
  • 9:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3333] duration 1:00  
  • 10:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#10623] Benghazi Hearing * Cleveland Victims Return Home * Conversation with Jack Lew * Guatemalan Genocide * Hospital Bills duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 10:57 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3333] duration 1:00  
  • 11:00 pm
    Democracy Now! [#2203] duration 59:00   STEREO TVRE
  • 12:00 am
    PBS NewsHour [#10623] Benghazi Hearing * Cleveland Victims Return Home * Conversation with Jack Lew * Guatemalan Genocide * Hospital Bills duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
Wednesday, May 8, 2013

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Channel 54.3
XFINITY 189
Wave 157

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KQED World

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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