Mark Twain

Mark Twain

Jul 28, 2014

Watch Wednesday, July 30th (part 1) and August 6th (part 2) at 8pm! In his time, Mark Twain was considered the funniest man on earth. Yet he was also an unflinching critic of human nature, using his humor to attack hypocrisy, greed and racism. In this two-part documentary, Ken Burns creates an illuminating portrait of […]

My Wild

My Wild <br />Affair

Jul 23, 2014

My Wild Affair “The Ape Who Went to College” Watch Thursday, July 24th at 8pm! This is the incredible story of Chantek, the orangutan raised as a human child on an American university campus during the 70s and 80s. Taught to speak in sign language, he is now living among his own kind at Zoo […]

Al Capone:

Al Capone: <br />Icon

Jul 23, 2014

Watch Wednesday, July 23rd at 8pm! Al Capone — the quintessential self-made American man, ruthless killer or both? Just his name sparks images of pin-stripe suits and bloody violence. To this day, Americans are fascinated by this celebrity gangster. The question is why?

Who Killed
Jimmy Hoffa?

Who Killed <br />Jimmy Hoffa?

Jul 23, 2014

History Detectives Special Investigations “Who Killed Jimmy Hoffa?” Watch Wednesday, July 23rd at 9pm! In one of history’s most fascinating unsolved mysteries, former Teamsters president Jimmy Hoffa went missing on July 30, 1975, never to be found. Hoffa, a hero to many working Americans, played a major role in the growth and development of the […]

Lewis & Clark

Lewis & Clark

Jul 20, 2014

Lewis & Clark: The Journey of the Corps of Discovery Watch Sunday, July 20th (part 1) and July 27th (part 2) at 4pm Sent by President Thomas Jefferson to find the fabled Northwest Passage, Meriwether Lewis and William Clark led the most important expedition in American history — a voyage of danger and discovery from […]

Season 3

Sherlock, <br />Season 3

Jul 12, 2014

Masterpiece Mystery! “Sherlock, Season 3: The Empty Hearse” Watch Saturday, July 12th at 8pm! Benedict Cumberbatch (The Fifth Estate, Star Trek Into Darkness) and Martin Freeman (The Hobbit, “The Office UK”) return as Sherlock Holmes and Doctor Watson in three new episodes of the contemporary reinvention of the Arthur Conan Doyle classic, written and created […]