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1:58 pm
Wed April 23, 2014

Chubby Checker hosts 50s and 60s Party Songs on Saturday, May 31st at 8:30 pm

The legendary Chubby Checker hosts 50s AND 60s PARTY SONGS (MY MUSIC) and performs his iconic hit "The Twist."

Chubby Checker hosts this first-ever MY MUSIC special on the golden era of rock ‘n’ roll dance music for kids of all ages. From the Eisenhower era explosion of Bill Haley and Jerry Lee Lewis to the 1960s cultural phenomenon of “The Twist” to the youthful frat-rock sounds of the Kinks, this is a good-time celebration of classic party music that has spanned generations.

50s and 60s Party Songs airs on Saturday, May 31st at 8:30 pm.

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Arts
1:54 pm
Wed April 23, 2014

Enjoy the big band sound on Big Band Years during Summerfest 2014 on Saturday, the 31st

Peter Marshall

This “Big Band” retrospective features the music that brought the country through WWII and kick-started the baby boom. The program mixes vintage live, rare and unreleased footage of bands and vocalists from the 1930s and 40s. Peter Marshall (“Hollywood Squares”) hosts.

Big Band Years airs on Saturday, May 31st at 6:30 pm during Summerfest 2014.

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Arts
1:51 pm
Wed April 23, 2014

Joy Bauer's Food Remedies begins Summerfest 2014

Eat your way to better health with advice from Joy Bauer, one of the nation’s leading authorities.

Eat your way to better health with advice from one of the nation’s leading authorities. Nutritionist and #1 New York Times best-selling author Joy Bauer offers compelling information on how specific foods can help manage, treat and in some instances even reverse common health conditions. Learn food remedies to lower cholesterol and reduce blood pressure, fight off wrinkles and promote a radiant complexion, relieve arthritis pain and boost energy, enhance brain power and protect memory — and smart secrets to losing weight and keeping it off.

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Science
1:47 pm
Wed April 23, 2014

Ian weaves late season vegetables into a super-satisfying vegetarian meal during "Winter Harvest"

Ian Knauer. Photo James Malloy from Rocket Surgery Entertainment.

On The Farm, host Ian Knauer follows his ingredients from their very beginnings all the way to the dinner table. Whether he's milking a cow to make fresh cheeses that are the star of dinner or harvesting honey, fresh from the hive, that becomes the key ingredient in the meal, he is educating his viewers about exactly where wholesome, delicious food comes from.

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Business
1:44 pm
Wed April 23, 2014

"To Catch a Trader" on Frontline airs Thursday, May 29th at 7 pm

FRONTLINE goes inside the dramatic, unprecedented hunt that uncovered vast insider trading at Wall Street hedge funds. In the course of a seven-year crackdown, the government to date has convicted 76 people of securities fraud and conspiracy.

In just over two decades, Steven A. Cohen has amassed a gigantic fortune: a sprawling 35,000-square-foot mansion on Connecticut’s gold coast; a $62-million beach house in the Hamptons; and several New York apartments, including a $115-million mid-town duplex – all of them furnished with some of the world’s most expensive art. How did he do it? From small-time options trader to King of Wall Street hedge fund managers, FRONTLINE investigates Cohen and his company, SAC Capital, and other Wall Street characters with never-before-seen video and incriminating FBI wiretaps.

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