Programming Notes 8/11 to 8/15

Written by Holly on Sunday August 11, 2013

Sunday, August 11

7am                  EASY YOGA FOR ARTHRITIS WITH PEGGY CAPPY

8am                  THE OMNI HEALTH REVOLUTION WITH TANA AMEN, RN & DANIEL AMEN, MD

9:30a                A FARM STORY WITH JERRY APPS

11am                THE BLOOD SUGAR SOLUTION WITH DR. MARK HYMAN

12:30p              3 STEPS TO INCREDIBLE HEALTH! WITH JOEL FUHRMAN, M.D.

2pm                  JOHNNY CARSON: AMERICAN MASTERS

4:30p                BURT BACHARACH’S BEST (MY MUSIC PRESENTS)

6pm                  MAGIC MOMENTS: THE BEST OF ‘50S POP (MY MUSIC)

8pm                  DOWNTON ABBEY REVISITED

9:30p                BACK IN TIME #103 “State of Sequoyah”

11pm                DOC MARTIN #102 “Gentlemen Prefer” – This is the first official night with no more AS TIME GOES BY or VICAR OF DIBLEY. VICAR expired last month and AS TIME GOES BY expires soon. We’re giving another time period to the extremely popular series DOC MARTIN. We’ve aired our current British comedies many, many (many, many, many) times. We’d like to try new ones when the current ones expire. If you have suggestions, please email them to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

 

Monday, August 12

9pm                  POV “The City Dark” -- A fascinating look at the science of the dark and an exploration of our relationship to the stars.

 

Tuesday, August 13

7pm                  AFTER NEWTOWN: GUNS IN AMERICA – An exploration of America's enduring relationship with firearms.

8pm                  FIXING JUVIE JUSTICE – Innovators in Baltimore use ideas from New Zealand to try to fix America's juvenile justice system.

9pm                  FRONTLINE “Football High” – A look at an ambitious high school football team sheds light on concerns about player safety.

10pm                ORIGINAL MINDS -- Five teenagers stigmatized by being in Special Ed discover that they are smarter than they thought.

 

Wednesday, August 14

7pm                  NATURE “Outback Pelicans” – 100,000 pelicans arrive in the largest lake in Australia, which is created every ten years by rain.

8pm                  NOVA “Kings of Camouflage” – Cuttlefish can hypnotize their prey, impersonate the opposite sex & kill with lightning fast speed.

9pm                  THE TRUTH ABOUT EXERCISE WITH MICHAEL MOSLEY – The new and surprising truths about exercise and why we all respond to it differently are explored.

10pm                THE SMARTEST TEAM – Explores how the Newcastle High School football team and other athletes can reduce the occurrence and effects of concussions by playing smarter. (This will repeat in October. More information can be found here: www.thesmartestteam.com.)

 

Thursday, August 15

Today marks the anniversary of the death of Will Rogers and Wiley Post.

7pm                  WILL ROGERS AND AMERICAN POLITICS -- Rare archival film footage sheds light on one of the most powerful political voices in the 1930s.

8pm                  WILEY POST OF OKLAHOMA -- Oklahoma's famous aviator Wiley Post is featured in this one hour biography written and hosted by Oklahoma historian Bob Burke.

9pm                  DOC MARTIN #102 “Gentlemen Prefer” -- When Martin fires Elaine for her inefficiency, he becomes universally disliked in the village.

10pm                CALL THE MIDWIFE #201 – We’ll air the second season in this timeslot for the next nine weeks.