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KQED World: Friday, September 6, 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.

Friday, September 6, 2013
  • 12:00 am
    PBS NewsHour [#10749] Syria * "Berkshares" * Internet of Things duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 1:00 am
    Nightly Business Report [#32197] Tonight on Nightly Business Report, keeping an eye on jobs. What today's economic numbers can tell us about tomorrow's employment report. And, yields on the 10-year Treasury are inching toward 3%. NBR will look at what that means for stocks and your portfolio. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 1:30 am
    Tavis Smiley [#2983] Tavis talks with award-winning writer Terry McMillan, whose best sellers include Waiting to Exhale and How Stella Got Her Groove Back. The best-selling author, whose work changed publishing and film, describes the premise of her latest novel, Who Asked You? duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 2:00 am
    Independent Lens [#1408] The Powerbroker: Whitney Young's Fight for Civil Rights Whitney M. Young Jr. was one of the most celebrated -- and controversial -- leaders of the civil rights era. This documentary follows his journey from segregated Kentucky to head of the National Urban League. Unique among black leaders, he took the fight directly to the powerful white elite, gaining allies in business and government, including three presidents. Young had the difficult tasks of calming the fears of white allies, relieving the doubts of fellow civil rights leaders and responding to attacks from the militant Black Power movement. duration 56:46   STEREO TVPG-VL (Secondary audio: none)
  • 3:00 am
    Newsline [#4115] duration 28:12   STEREO TVRE
  • 3:30 am
    Tavis Smiley [#2984] Tavis talks with members of the Grammy-winning powerhouse band, Earth, Wind & Fire.Three of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame band's founding members - Verdine White, Ralph Johnson and Philip Bailey - talk about working on their first studio project together in eight years duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 4:00 am
    Well Read [#106] Jasper Fforde, The Woman Who Died A Lot Bookworld enforcement officer Thursday Next deals with an assassination attempt, her children's crises, and other challenges in Fforde's latest fantasy novel. duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 4:30 am
    Closer to Truth [#1206] Can Philosophy of Religion Find God? Does God exist? What are God's attributes and traits? How to examine such questions about God? Philosophy enables analysis and provokes insight. duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 5:00 am
    Leonardo's Dream Machines [#101] This two-part program follows the world's leading experts as they attempt for the first time to build some of Leonardo da Vinci's dream machines - to his exact specification and scale - 500 years after he first committed his ideas to paper. Were Leonardo's ideas the flights of fancy of a gifted artist or revolutionary designs hundreds of years ahead of their time? duration 56:46   STEREO TVPG
  • MORNING
  • 6:00 am
    Leonardo's Dream Machines [#102] (see description in part 1.) duration 56:46   STEREO TVPG
  • 7:00 am
    Aspen Institute Presents [#204] Reinventing Television Television isn't just television; watch everything from news to comedies to sports and more at the touch of your finger via a television set, computer, tablet or smartphone now and later. The Aspen Institute Presents: Reinventing Television and host Jon Stewart of the BBC bring the best of three Aspen Ideas Festival sessions spotlighting the ever changing medium of television. Moderated by The Atlantic's James Fallows, the panel of Executive Director of International Operations Ehab Al Shihabi of Al Jazeera, lawyer Robert Barnett, MSNBC host Lawrence O'Donnell, Hari Sreenivasan of PBS NewsHour (and one of the hosts of The Aspen Institute Presents) talk about Can TV News Compete? against social media. A technologies, trends and innovations conversation with Twitter's Dick Costolo, former FFC Chairman Julius Genachowski and CEO Michael Lynton of Sony with Jerry Murdock looks to The Future of Your TV. Also, novelist and public radio host Kurt Andersen dissects What Do TV Shows Tell Us about Ourselves? with award-winning writer and producer James L. Brooks (Mary Tyler Moore, Taxi, The Simpsons). duration 56:46   STEREO (Secondary audio: none)
  • 8:00 am
    Independent Lens [#1408] The Powerbroker: Whitney Young's Fight for Civil Rights Whitney M. Young Jr. was one of the most celebrated -- and controversial -- leaders of the civil rights era. This documentary follows his journey from segregated Kentucky to head of the National Urban League. Unique among black leaders, he took the fight directly to the powerful white elite, gaining allies in business and government, including three presidents. Young had the difficult tasks of calming the fears of white allies, relieving the doubts of fellow civil rights leaders and responding to attacks from the militant Black Power movement. duration 56:46   STEREO TVPG-VL (Secondary audio: none)
  • 9:00 am
    Tavis Smiley [#2984] Tavis talks with members of the Grammy-winning powerhouse band, Earth, Wind & Fire.Three of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame band's founding members - Verdine White, Ralph Johnson and Philip Bailey - talk about working on their first studio project together in eight years duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 9:30 am
    Tavis Smiley [#2983] Tavis talks with award-winning writer Terry McMillan, whose best sellers include Waiting to Exhale and How Stella Got Her Groove Back. The best-selling author, whose work changed publishing and film, describes the premise of her latest novel, Who Asked You? duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 10:00 am
    Well Read [#106] Jasper Fforde, The Woman Who Died A Lot Bookworld enforcement officer Thursday Next deals with an assassination attempt, her children's crises, and other challenges in Fforde's latest fantasy novel. duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 10:30 am
    Closer to Truth [#1206] Can Philosophy of Religion Find God? Does God exist? What are God's attributes and traits? How to examine such questions about God? Philosophy enables analysis and provokes insight. duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 11:00 am
    Leonardo's Dream Machines [#101] This two-part program follows the world's leading experts as they attempt for the first time to build some of Leonardo da Vinci's dream machines - to his exact specification and scale - 500 years after he first committed his ideas to paper. Were Leonardo's ideas the flights of fancy of a gifted artist or revolutionary designs hundreds of years ahead of their time? duration 56:46   STEREO TVPG
  • AFTERNOON
  • 12:00 pm
    Leonardo's Dream Machines [#102] (see description in part 1.) duration 56:46   STEREO TVPG
  • 1:00 pm
    Aspen Institute Presents [#204] Reinventing Television Television isn't just television; watch everything from news to comedies to sports and more at the touch of your finger via a television set, computer, tablet or smartphone now and later. The Aspen Institute Presents: Reinventing Television and host Jon Stewart of the BBC bring the best of three Aspen Ideas Festival sessions spotlighting the ever changing medium of television. Moderated by The Atlantic's James Fallows, the panel of Executive Director of International Operations Ehab Al Shihabi of Al Jazeera, lawyer Robert Barnett, MSNBC host Lawrence O'Donnell, Hari Sreenivasan of PBS NewsHour (and one of the hosts of The Aspen Institute Presents) talk about Can TV News Compete? against social media. A technologies, trends and innovations conversation with Twitter's Dick Costolo, former FFC Chairman Julius Genachowski and CEO Michael Lynton of Sony with Jerry Murdock looks to The Future of Your TV. Also, novelist and public radio host Kurt Andersen dissects What Do TV Shows Tell Us about Ourselves? with award-winning writer and producer James L. Brooks (Mary Tyler Moore, Taxi, The Simpsons). duration 56:46   STEREO (Secondary audio: none)
  • 2:00 pm
    Newsline [#4115] duration 28:12   STEREO TVRE
  • 2:30 pm
    Journal [#9179] duration 28:10   STEREO TVG
  • 3:00 pm
    Tavis Smiley [#2984] Tavis talks with members of the Grammy-winning powerhouse band, Earth, Wind & Fire.Three of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame band's founding members - Verdine White, Ralph Johnson and Philip Bailey - talk about working on their first studio project together in eight years duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 3:30 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#32198] Tonight on Nightly Business Report - a mixed employment report. What does the timing mean for the Federal Reserve's plan to scale back its bond-buying program and the markets? And - our Market Monitor has 4 stocks he says could go up as much as 20% in the next year. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 4:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#10750] Syria * Jobs * Surveillance * Refugees * Egypt * Shields and Brooks duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 5:00 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#32198] Tonight on Nightly Business Report - a mixed employment report. What does the timing mean for the Federal Reserve's plan to scale back its bond-buying program and the markets? And - our Market Monitor has 4 stocks he says could go up as much as 20% in the next year. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 5:30 pm
    Democracy Now! [#3030] duration 59:00   STEREO TVRE
  • EVENING
  • 6:30 pm
    BBC Newsnight [#17249Z] duration 28:18   STEREO TVRE
  • 6:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3420] duration 1:00  
  • 7:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#10750] Syria * Jobs * Surveillance * Refugees * Egypt * Shields and Brooks duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 7:57 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3420] duration 1:00  
  • 8:00 pm
    Charlie Rose [#19185] (original broadcast date: 9/06/13)
    * Continued discussion of Syria led by guest host Al Hunt.
    * Tennis great Billie Jean King
    duration 56:47   STEREO TVRE
  • 8:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3420] duration 1:00  
  • 9:00 pm
    Tavis Smiley [#2985] Tavis talks with entrepreneur and disability rights activist Ben Foss. The successful entrepreneur and prominent disability rights leader explains how best to think of dyslexia. Tavis also talks with Gina Torres. The stage, film and TV actress catches us up on her latest projects, including the legal drama, Suits, on the USA Network. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 9:28 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3420] duration 1:00  
  • 9:30 pm
    Roadtrip Nation [#709H] The team sits down with Rep. Barney Frank in Washington D.C. After taking in the sights of the nation's capital, the team travels to Norfolk, Virginia to watch a roller derby scrimmage and interview Margaret Wagner and her fellow skaters, hoping to gain insights into how to become fearless. Finally, it is on to New York City to visit with Liz Mandarano, former lawyer-turned-yoga instructor and studio owner. duration 26:46   STEREO TVG
  • 9:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3420] duration 1:00  
  • 10:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#10750] Syria * Jobs * Surveillance * Refugees * Egypt * Shields and Brooks duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 10:57 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3420] duration 1:00  
  • 11:00 pm
    Democracy Now! [#3030] duration 59:00   STEREO TVRE
  • 12:00 am
    PBS NewsHour [#10750] Syria * Jobs * Surveillance * Refugees * Egypt * Shields and Brooks duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
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Channels 9.1, 54.2, 25.1
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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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