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Pledge Programs for Sat July 13, 2013

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12:00 amTo the Contrary with Bonnie Erbe

Increase of sexual assault during Egypt's movement to oust Morsi. Why women's role in the film industry is not progressing. BEHIND THE HEADLINES: Poverty in the Suburbs. Poverty is becoming more prevalent in suburban areas rather than urban and rural areas. Panelists: Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC), President of National...

12:30 amReligion & Ethics Newsweekly

Chicago Muslim Community Building - In a troubled neighborhood on the South side of Chicago, Rami Nashashibi, a University of Chicago Ph.D., started the Inner City Muslim Action Network, IMAN, to provide the quality of life services that make a community a community. Lucky Severson reports on IMAN, the services it provides ...

1:00 amAmerican Masters A Letter to Elia

A look at "On the Waterfront" director Elia Kazan reflects on the days of the Hollywood Blacklist. Kazan is pictured with Martin Scorsese (L) director of this film.

2:30 amRibbon of Sand

The famed Outer Banks of North Carolina are a slim and moving line of sand in the open Atlantic. Many travelers think they know these islands -- but south of Ocracoke Inlet there rises a luminous bar of sand 60 miles in extent, with no roads, no bridges, no hotels: the wild beaches of Cape Lookout, one of the few remaining ...

3:00 amNOVA Building Pharaoh's Chariot

Archaeologists, engineers and woodworkers test highly accurate replicas of Egyptian royal chariots.

4:00 amThis Old House Hour

The last details come together for the Cambridge project finale: granite posts set off the landscape and the revived vintage doorbell crowns the foyer. Designers Dee Elms and Andrew Terrat bring exquisite punches of color that make the sleek, white Scandinavian modern interior come alive from top to bottom. Homeowners Sally...

5:00 amGED Connection Economics

In this program we look at some of the basic concepts in economics, fr om theories on how and why people in society make economic choices to how the government and each one of us influences the economy. Economic s is the study of choices, what people want and how they obtain it. Ec onomics is a social science and can be use...

5:30 amGED Connection Civics and Government

This episode of GED Connection explores what it means to be an American citizen as well as takes a look at how American government is structured. For the social studies portion of the GED test it's important to be familiar with the foundations of American government. A good way to prepare is by reading the Constitution and ...

6:00 amWorkplace Essential Skills Trends and Predictions: Graphs and Data

The role and importance of evaluation and the effective presentation of data.

6:30 amWorkplace Essential Skills Orientation

An introduction to the series and its accompanying workbooks.

7:00 amCurious George Scaredy Dog / Say Goodnight, George

It's time to store away some of George's toys in the basement, so George and Hundley venture into the deep downstairs - only to be scared off by a Big Creepy Noise. Also: George is out playing ball when the Man with the Yellow Hat calls him in for bedtime.

7:30 amThe Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That! Little Lemmings/keep the Beat

Little Lemmings It's cold outside, but Nick and Sally want to keep playing. Is there a way to stay warm out in the cold? Cat's friend Lars the Lemming will know! He lives in the Wundra-Bundra-Tundra. It's cold out, but with Lars' fur coat, he doesn't even notice! They help Lars find a new home, one where there's more food f...

8:00 amThomas & Friends Don't Give Up

Set on the imaginary island of Sodor, "Thomas & Friends" follows the adventures of Thomas, a cheeky little Tank Engine. Each half hour, shot in unique real-time live-action, features three separate stories, including one "classic" Thomas story.

8:30 amBob the Builder A Very Important Visitor

Everybody is getting ready for the Big Summer Party in Bobland Bay and Bob and his team are going to build two shelter stops for Splasher's new ferry route. Splasher just can't wait for them to finish! He races around announcing his new route but no timetable has been put in place yet and, despite what he thinks, Splasher c...

9:00 amSuper WHY! The City Mouse and the Country Mouse

The Super Readers fly into the story of two mice brothers who live far away from each other after Whyatt's big brother Jack leaves for college.

9:30 amMartha Speaks Martha's Slumber Party of the Weird / Return to Martha's Slumber Party of the Weird

The gang is camping out. The tent is pitched and TD suggests they tell science fiction stories.

10:00 amBiz Kid$ What's in the Books?

This episode examines bookkeeping and accounting, income and expenses and profit and loss.

10:30 amDesign Squad Pvc Kayak

Jump on board as King Island, Alaska, native Sean Gallagher challenges the DESIGN SQUAD teams to build 10-foot kayaks using traditional design but with non-traditional materials. D-Squad Pro File: Mechanical and design engineer Connie Yang is as extreme as the high-tech tents she designs for NEMO Equipment.

11:00 amAmerica's Test Kitchen From Cook's Illustrated

Test cook Bridget Lancaster shows host Christopher Kimball how to make the Best Crab Cakes. Next, tasting expert Jack Bishop challenges Chris to a tasting of crabmeat. Then, test cook Julia Collin Davison uncovers the secrets to perfect Grill-Smoked Salmon with lots of smoke flavor. And finally, gadget guru Lisa McManus rev...

11:30 amBaking With Julia Mary Bergin

The head pastry chef of the new Spago restaurant in Las Vegas prepares bundt cake and chiffon roll.

12:00 pmMartha Bakes Pate A Choux

Martha demystifies Pate A Choux by demonstrating how easy it is to make. Though it may seem intimidating, it's made with only four ingredients and cooked on the stovetop. Once mastered, it can be used to make cream puffs, eclairs, profiteroles and cheesy gouga¨res.

12:30 pmMartha Stewart's Cooking School Legumes

Martha sheds light on the wide world of legumes, exploring the many available varieties-from chickpeas to calypso beans-and how to cook them using three different methods: stovetop, oven, and pressure cooker. Italian chef and bean aficionado Cesare Casella joins Martha to share some of his own recipes for exceptional bean d...

1:00 pmChef John Besh's Family Table

Roasted Red Pepper Salad; Green Beans with Garlic; Crispy Seared Snapper with a Light Tomato Sauce.

1:30 pmSewing with Nancy Fabric Flowers, Part 2

Be inspired to make small floral accessories and accents that have a big visual impact. Author/designer Amy Barickman teams up with Nancy to reveal the secrets for making lovely flowers with beautiful fabrics and items rescued from your closet. Make Coil Blossoms with bias strips and cording, denim Ragged-edge Roses, Tailor...

2:00 pmQuilt in A Day 3209 Americana Star Block and Quilt

A Patriotic block make from Flying Geese Blocks.

2:30 pmFons & Porter's Love of Quilting Chasing Chevrons

Learn to make a foundation pieced oblong hexagon block and join hexagon blocks with set-in seams.

3:00 pmGarden SMART

Shade gardens, sunny gardens, vegetables and history all combine in this gardening gem in the heart of Atlanta. You don’t have to live south of the Mason/Dixon line to grow many of these plants. Don't miss this GardenSMART.

3:30 pmYour Southern Garden

Your Southern Garden is the South's best source of educational and entertaining gardening information.

4:00 pmThe American Woodshop Two Drawer Utility Chest

Walnut and figured hard maple combine to make this Shaker masterpiece shine.

4:30 pmHometime Stamped Concrete Patio Demo

The crew takes out old concrete to repair, reframe and reseal the patio over a storage area.

5:00 pmThis Old House Cambridge Project, Part 14

The driveway, walk-in closets, home automation and the wallpaper in the powder room are showcased.

5:30 pmAsk This Old House Restoring Terrazzo Floors / Repairing a Cracked Floor Joist

Terrazzo floors are restored in Del Ray Beach, Florida and a cracked floor joist is repaired.

6:00 pmThe Lawrence Welk Show Strike Up the Band

This show is one of the classic Black and White programs. Barbara Boylan and Bobby Burgess dance to a medley of songs that includes everything from "The Bunny Hug" to "The Twist".

7:00 pmClassic Gospel Amazing Grace

Amazing Grace, a powerful Homecoming gathering, hosted by Bill and Gloria Gaither, offers a timeless treasury of the great hymns of the church that will continue to survive for generations to come.

8:00 pmMasterpiece Inspector Lewis, Season 4: Old, Unhappy, Far Off Things

A reunion at Oxford's remaining all-female college ends with the murder of a prominent student.

9:30 pmBluegrass Underground Jim Lauderdale

Equal parts Rhinestone Cowboy and Borscht Belt comic, two-time Grammy-winning singer/songwriter/guitarist Jim Lauderdale’s talents dance across the worlds of country (writing hits for George Jones and George Strait), rock (writing with Grateful Dead lyricist Robert Hunter), Americana and bluegrass (with icon Ralph Stanley)....

10:00 pmAustin City Limits Miranda Lambert / Jeff Bridges

ACL showcases the best in modern country with Miranda Lambert and Jeff Bridges. The multiple award-winning Lambert performs her greatest hits, followed by actor Bridges in his music television debut.

11:00 pmLive From the Artists Den

The band delivers songs from its recent album 'Babel' from the Belasco Theater in Los Angeles.

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