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Tuesday, May 21
May 21, 1:30am John Denver: Country Boy
John Denver: Country Boy: S0E0 (1 hour 28 min)

DVI Availability:
2
May 21, 1:30am John Denver: Country Boy
John Denver: Country Boy: S0E0 (1 hour 28 min)

Discover the man behind the music in this intimate profile of the legendary popular singer-songwriter. His life and legacy are explored with friends, former wives and managers, family members, and musicians who toured with him for decades.

DVI Availability:
2
May 21, 3:00am Healthy Brain - Happy Life with Dr. Suzuki
Healthy Brain - Happy Life with Dr. Suzuki: S0E0 (1 hour 58 min)

DVI Availability:
2
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May 21, 3:00am Healthy Brain - Happy Life with Dr. Suzuki
Healthy Brain - Happy Life with Dr. Suzuki: S0E0 (1 hour 58 min)

Meet Dr. Wendy Suzuki, a neuroscientist who transforms the way we think about our brain, health and happiness in an informative and inspiring special. She uses stories, science narrative and takeaways to bring the brain into focus as never before.

DVI Availability:
2
May 21, 5:00am Nature Cat
Nature Cat: S0E129 (28 min)

The Shell Game - Nature Cat and his pals are ready to play Ronald in their five-player volleyball championship match of the world! They've been practicing all week and are so ready! There's only one problem: their fifth player, Herbert the Hermit Crab, is having a little shell trouble. His shell doesn't fit anymore and he can't play volleyball without one. Can Nature Cat and the gang find the perfect shell to protect Herbert's little crabby belly in time for the game? Or will they be forced to forfeit, making Ronald the champion? Heron Food Blues - It's the annual Net-A-Fish-And-Toss-It-Back-A-Thon over at the pond! But something's not right - Nature Cat and his pals have netted exactly...no fish. Last year there were so many fish they couldn't net 'em fast enough. Where did all the fish go? The answer comes from an unlikely source - Flo the Heron, who lives at the pond and hasn't had a good fish dinner in days. Nature Cat will do whatever it takes to find some fish for Flo. Onward and fishward!

DVI Availability:
2
May 21, 5:30am Curious George
Curious George: S0E902 (28 min)

A hole in the roof means George and the Man with the Yellow Hat must sleep in the living room while their bedrooms are being repaired. But their adventure quickly turns into a disaster when George's nightly trips to the kitchen keep the Man awake at night. Can George figure out a way to quietly find his way to the refrigerator in the dark? George and Hundley are amazed by all the flying machines at the museum's aviation exhibit. So when Hundley's souvenir airship flies out of reach in the lobby, he dreams he is British flying ace, Leftenant Doxie. Joined by the daring flyboy Chuck Monkey, the dynamic duo use propeller power as they race towards the finish line. When Hundley awakens from his dream, he has a few new ideas on how to get his ceiling bound toy within reach.

DVI Availability:
2
May 21, 6:00am Peg + Cat
Another Train Problem/The Odd Sea (28 min)
episode number: 215

Another Train Problem - The Peg + Cat Express. Albert Einstein's prize is missing! The clues point to everyone aboard the Peg + Cat Express. Primary Content: Deduction Secondary Content: Doubling. The Odd Sea -The Ocean / Odd Sea. Peg and Cat help the great Odysseus navigate the odd beasts and odd numbers of the Odd Sea. Primary Content: Odd and even numbers Secondary Content: Adding or subtracting 1 from an even number to get to an odd number.

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Online episodes available
May 21, 6:30am Arthur
Arthur: S0E1807 (28 min)

Power shifts in the Tibble household when the twins find out Tommy is two minutes older than Timmy. Frustrated in his new role, Timmy enlists the help of an expert older brother tamer: D.W.! Educational Objective: Tommy and Timmy learn that it doesn't matter which brother is older. Ladonna's thrilled when Muffy loans her a beautiful recital dress. But a run-in with a painted bench leaves Ladonna wondering how to break the news to her fashionista friend. Educational Objective: Ladonna learns to be comfortable in her own skin.

DVI Availability:
1
Online episodes available
May 21, 7:00am Ready Jet Go!
Whole Lotta Shakin'/My Fair Jet (28 min)
episode number: 132

The kids and Sunspot attempt to build the tallest tower ever on the Moon, hoping to beat Jet's cousin's record. While building, the Moon's surface shakes. Huh? The Earth kids are amazed to learn that the Moon has quakes, and Jet is just as amazed to learn that Earthquakes exist. After learning about the causes of moonquakes, the kids attempt to build a Moonquake-proof structure. / Sean and Sydney are planning to take Jet to the DSA Open House the upcoming weekend. The Earth kids are nervous that he will get in front of a crowd of strangers and forget to keep the secret that he's an alien from Bortron 7. After a hilarious outburst from Jet, the kids are motivated to try to "train" him to behave less like an alien from outer space, and more like a "regular Earthie kid." Jet's doing well until he ends up using his Bortronian jet-pack to fly up to rescue the DSA weather balloon when it's about to get away in some bad weather.

DVI Availability:
YES
May 21, 7:30am Wild Kratts
Wild Kratts: S0E602 (28 min)

DVI Availability:
2
May 21, 8:00am Nature Cat
Nature Cat: S0E129 (28 min)

The Shell Game - Nature Cat and his pals are ready to play Ronald in their five-player volleyball championship match of the world! They've been practicing all week and are so ready! There's only one problem: their fifth player, Herbert the Hermit Crab, is having a little shell trouble. His shell doesn't fit anymore and he can't play volleyball without one. Can Nature Cat and the gang find the perfect shell to protect Herbert's little crabby belly in time for the game? Or will they be forced to forfeit, making Ronald the champion? Heron Food Blues - It's the annual Net-A-Fish-And-Toss-It-Back-A-Thon over at the pond! But something's not right - Nature Cat and his pals have netted exactly...no fish. Last year there were so many fish they couldn't net 'em fast enough. Where did all the fish go? The answer comes from an unlikely source - Flo the Heron, who lives at the pond and hasn't had a good fish dinner in days. Nature Cat will do whatever it takes to find some fish for Flo. Onward and fishward!

DVI Availability:
2
May 21, 8:30am Curious George
Curious George: S0E902 (28 min)

A hole in the roof means George and the Man with the Yellow Hat must sleep in the living room while their bedrooms are being repaired. But their adventure quickly turns into a disaster when George's nightly trips to the kitchen keep the Man awake at night. Can George figure out a way to quietly find his way to the refrigerator in the dark? George and Hundley are amazed by all the flying machines at the museum's aviation exhibit. So when Hundley's souvenir airship flies out of reach in the lobby, he dreams he is British flying ace, Leftenant Doxie. Joined by the daring flyboy Chuck Monkey, the dynamic duo use propeller power as they race towards the finish line. When Hundley awakens from his dream, he has a few new ideas on how to get his ceiling bound toy within reach.

DVI Availability:
2
Tuesday, May 21
May 21, 8:00am Nature Cat
The Shell Game/Heron Food Blues (28 min)

The Shell Game - Nature Cat and his pals are ready to play Ronald in their five-player volleyball championship match of the world! They've been practicing all week and are so ready! There's only one problem: their fifth player, Herbert the Hermit Crab, is having a little shell trouble. His shell doesn't fit anymore and he can't play volleyball without one. Can Nature Cat and the gang find the perfect shell to protect Herbert's little crabby belly in time for the game? Or will they be forced to forfeit, making Ronald the champion? Heron Food Blues - It's the annual Net-A-Fish-And-Toss-It-Back-A-Thon over at the pond! But something's not right - Nature Cat and his pals have netted exactly...no fish. Last year there were so many fish they couldn't net 'em fast enough. Where did all the fish go? The answer comes from an unlikely source - Flo the Heron, who lives at the pond and hasn't had a good fish dinner in days. Nature Cat will do whatever it takes to find some fish for Flo. Onward and fishward!

DVI Availability:
2
May 21, 8:30am Curious George
Monkey Goes Batty/Curious George and the Balloon Hound (28 min)

A hole in the roof means George and the Man with the Yellow Hat must sleep in the living room while their bedrooms are being repaired. But their adventure quickly turns into a disaster when George's nightly trips to the kitchen keep the Man awake at night. Can George figure out a way to quietly find his way to the refrigerator in the dark? George and Hundley are amazed by all the flying machines at the museum's aviation exhibit. So when Hundley's souvenir airship flies out of reach in the lobby, he dreams he is British flying ace, Leftenant Doxie. Joined by the daring flyboy Chuck Monkey, the dynamic duo use propeller power as they race towards the finish line. When Hundley awakens from his dream, he has a few new ideas on how to get his ceiling bound toy within reach.

DVI Availability:
2
May 21, 9:00am Let's Go Luna!
Where's Luna?/Pulling Strings (28 min)

When Luna goes missing in Delhi, Andy and friends track her down using her hat and an ancient astronomy site called "Jantar Mantar" / In Dehli, when Andy and Carmen have an argument, Leo and Luna put on a traditional Kathputli puppet show that helps them learn to get along.

DVI Availability:
1
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May 21, 9:30am Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood
Daniel Does Gymnastics/The Big Slide (28 min)

Daniel Does Gymnastics - When Daniel goes to gymnastics for the first time, he feels a little nervous to join in with his friends. Dad Tiger helps Daniel feel brave by doing the gymnastics movements together and showing him that he can do it all on his own. The Big Slide - Daniel and O the Owl are excited to ride the dinosaur slide at the playground, but when O sees how tall it is, he gets a little scared. Daniel and Mom Tiger help O feel brave, and he goes down the slide - he loves it so much he even goes down again!

DVI Availability:
1
May 21, 10:00am Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood
Daniel's Goldfish Dies/Daniel's Strawberry Seeds (28 min)
episode number: 312

Daniel's Goldfish Dies - When Daniel's pet fish dies, he begins to ask questions about what happened to help him understand what death means, and how to handle the emotions that often come with losing someone you love. Daniel's Strawberry Seeds - Daniel and Katerina go to the Enchanted Garden to pick strawberries, only to find that the strawberry plants are dead. They ask questions to help them understand what's happened and learn what it means when something dies. Strategy: Ask questions about what happened, it might help.

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May 21, 10:30am Pinkalicious & Peterrific
Pinkalicious & Peterrific: S0E125 (28 min)

DVI Availability:
1
May 21, 11:00am Sesame Street
Sesame Street: S0E4834 (28 min)

When Alan tells Elmo and Grover that he couldn't go on vacation this year, Elmo, Grover and Chris surprise Alan by bringing the beach to Sesame Street!

DVI Availability:
1
May 21, 11:30am Splash and Bubbles
Clubhouse Clash/Raise The Reef (28 min)
episode number: 128

Splash and friends are playing in their clubhouse when Jerome and the fusiliers show up, claiming that the ship is actually their clubhouse. The two groups must then figure out who can use the clubhouse once and for all. / Being the newest member of Reeftown, Splash discovers the majority of things around him on the reef are actually living creatures. Some corals, some spongy things, some creatures he had no idea about, but no matter what their size, color or shape, he finds out that each have their own unique voice to be heard!

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May 21, 12:00pm Lidia's Kitchen
Lidia in her kitchen
The Best Bar Food (26 min)

On today's menu, Lidia serves chicken and sausage bites with apple cider vinegar sauce, made with rosemary, vinegar, and honey. Fried food always hits the spot and next on the menu is fried onion rings, made Italian-style with grana padano cheese added to the batter for flavor and crunch; and finally, potatoes stuffed with sausage and sushrooms is a rich dish that is perfect for colder months.

DVI Availability:
2
May 21, 12:30pm Sara's Weeknight Meals
Mid-East Meets West (26 min)
episode number: 503

Sara's guest Einat Admony of New York's Balaboosta has legions of fans for her Israeli/Mediterranean cuisine, and she's bringing it to our kitchen with a traditional sinaya - a Middle Eastern shepherd's pie. We'll discover more about Einat's fascinating background, including a stint in the Israeli Army. Also on the menu, one of Sara's favorites - falafel salad.

DVI Availability:
NO
May 21, 1:00pm Hallowed Grounds
Hallowed Grounds: S0E0 (56 min)

HALLOWED GROUNDS visits 22 of America's overseas military cemeteries, and tells the story of these remarkable places with historical sequences about the wars and battles that created them, and moving vignettes and interviews about the men and women who rest in them. Created after World War I and World War II, these cemeteries are some of America's great national treasures. HALLOWED GROUNDS provides a rare look at these commemorative shrines and brings them home with stirring images and details. They are located in England, France, the Netherlands, Luxembourg, Belgium, Italy, Tunisia and the Philippines. Each cemetery is a unique expression of commemorative design, with great architecture, breathtaking landscapes, and powerful works of art. All are tangible representations of American values. HALLOWED GROUNDS is filled with tales of sacrifice and courage. Some of the fallen are well known: the poet Joyce Kilmer, the bandleader Glenn Miller, the five Sullivan Brothers, General George S. Patton. But most were ordinary men and women caught up in the calamity of war. These overseas military cemeteries were created to honor America's Fallen, but they are also intended to inspire and teach the living. For in these HALLOWED GROUNDS, one can clearly see the tragic cost of war and the true price of freedom.

DVI Availability:
2
May 21, 2:00pm Debt of Honor: Disabled Veterans in American History
Debt of Honor: Disabled Veterans in American History: S0E0 (56 min)

Take an unflinching look at the reality of warfare and disability in this history of disabled veterans. Witness moving interviews with some of the country's most prominent disabled veterans.

DVI Availability:
1
May 21, 3:00pm Call the Midwife
Call the Midwife: S0E808 (56 min)

Share in the Turners' emotions over May's impending adoption. Sister Hilda digs deep to give a terminally ill patient her final wish. Valerie and Trixie must testify in a grueling court case. Fred and Reggie keep secrets from each other.

DVI Availability:
2
May 21, 4:00pm Doc Martin
Doc Martin
All My Trials (46 min)

Martin stops practicing the week before his hearing, but patients continue to solicit his advice. An American tourist asks Mrs. Tishell for help, and Penhale commissions a bust of himself. Guest star Sigourney Weaver (Alien; Gorillas In the Mist).

DVI Availability:
2
Wednesday, May 22
May 21, 5:00pm Nightly Business Report
Nightly Business Report: S0E38101 (26 min)

DVI Availability:
2
May 21, 5:30pm BBC World News America
BBC World News America
BBC World News America Episode 17141 (27 min)
episode number: 17141

DVI Availability:
NO
May 21, 6:00pm PBS NewsHour
PBS NewsHour
PBS NewsHour: S0E12532 (56 min)

DVI Availability:
2
May 21, 7:00pm Rick Steves' Europe
Poland Rediscovered: Krakow, Auschwitz and Warsaw (27 min)

Poland is ready to be rediscovered as the old “east” transforms itself into the new heart of Europe. Krakow, with its bubbly Baroque and cobbled charm, is emerging as the exciting “next Prague. ” Nearby, a visit to Auschwitz teaches us a timeless, soul-searching lesson. Systematically destroyed during World War II, Warsaw is a lively, thriving capital once again.

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May 21, 7:30pm Rick Steves' Europe
Budapest: The Best of Hungary (27 min)

Budapest, once Vienna's partner in ruling the Austro-Hungarian empire, feels like the capital of Eastern Europe. It's actually two cities—busy Pest and noble Buda—straddling the Danube and laced together by mighty bridges. Capitalism has taken hold with gusto as shopping boulevards thrive and stone Lenins and cast iron Stalins litter a theme park at the edge of town.

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May 21, 8:00pm 10 Streets That Changed America
10 Streets That Changed America: S0E0 (56 min)

Take a whirlwind tour of engineering feats that made our civilization possible. See how engineers connected our nation with bridges, rail networks, a continent-wide freeway system, and delivered water from distant rivers to our kitchen sinks.

DVI Availability:
2
May 21, 8:00pm 10 Streets That Changed America
10 Streets That Changed America: S0E0 (56 min)

Take a whirlwind tour of engineering feats that made our civilization possible. See how engineers connected our nation with bridges, rail networks, a continent-wide freeway system, and delivered water from distant rivers to our kitchen sinks.

DVI Availability:
2
May 21, 9:00pm Emma Goldman: American Experience
Emma Goldman: American Experience: S0E1607 (56 min)

For nearly half a century, Russian emigrant Emma Goldman was the most controversial woman in America, taunting the mainstream with her fervent attacks on government, big business, and war. To the tabloids, she was "Red Emma, queen of the anarchists," but many admired Goldman for her defense of labor rights, women's emancipation, birth control, and free speech. Emma Goldman explores the life of the notorious lecturer, fearless writer, and merciless publisher.

DVI Availability:
1
May 21, 10:00pm FRONTLINE
Supreme Revenge (56 min)

Inside the no-holds-barred war for control of the Supreme Court. From Brett Kavanaugh to Robert Bork, an investigation of how a 30-year-old grievance transformed the Court and turned confirmations into bitter, partisan conflicts.

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May 21, 11:00pm Amanpour and Company
Amanpour and Company: S0E283 (56 min)

DVI Availability:
2