Rena Garrett

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Politics
2:43 pm
Tue January 7, 2014

"The State of Arizona" on Independent Lens airs Monday, the 27th at 9 pm

Supporters of tough Arizona immigration laws outside the state capitol.

This vérité documentary captures the explosive emotions and complex realities behind Arizona’s headline-grabbing struggle with illegal immigration. Tracking the year after Arizona passed SB1070, its controversial “papers please” law, the film tells the stories of Arizonans on all sides of this divisive issue — activists, politicians, Latino immigrants, controversial Sheriff Joe Arpaio, ranchers and others — and depicts a state and its people testing the edges of our democratic values.

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Arts
2:35 pm
Tue January 7, 2014

Antiques Roadshow visits Detroit on Monday, January 27th at 7 pm

Nicholas Lowry (right) appraises a 1970 Andy Warhol poster for $3,000 to $4,000 in Detroit, Michigan. The owner bought the poster at his campus bookstore for around ten dollars and had it signed by Warhol himself.

ANTIQUES ROADSHOW is in Detroit, Michigan, where host Mark L. Walberg and appraiser Laura Woolley head to the Motown Museum to discuss memorabilia that hits a high note with collectors. Highlights include a 1970 Andy Warhol poster the guest bought at his campus bookstore for around 10 dollars and had signed by Warhol himself; an early 20th-century collection of locally crafted Pewabic pottery; and a working script of The Wizard of Oz, used on set by Bert Lahr, fondly known as the “Cowardly Lion,” that is appraised for $150,000.

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Arts
1:56 pm
Tue January 7, 2014

"Sherlock III: The Sign of Three" airs on Sunday, January 26th at 9 pm

Shown from left to right: Martin Freeman as John Watson, Amanda Abbington as Mary Morstan and Benedict Cumberbatch as Sherlock Holmes.

Sherlock faces his biggest challenge of all – delivering a Best Man’s speech on John’s wedding day. But all isn't quite as it seems. Mortal danger stalks the reception - and someone might not make it to the happy couple's first dance. Sherlock must thank the bridesmaids, solve the case and stop a killer.

"Sherlock III: The Sign of Three" on Masterpiece Mystery! airs on Sunday, January 26th at 9:00 pm.

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Arts
12:03 pm
Tue January 7, 2014

Season IV of "Downton Abbey" continues on Sunday, January 26th at 8 pm

Rob James-Collier as Thomas Barrow

Can Bates learn what’s troubling Anna? Meanwhile, Thomas installs a new ally and Alfred takes up cooking.

Masterpiece Classic "Downton Abbey IV, Pt. 4" airs on Sunday, January 26th at 8:00 p.m. on channels  3 and 3-1.

Arts
11:33 am
Tue January 7, 2014

Watch "Portugal the Man" and "Local Natives" perform on Austin City Limits

Portugal. The Man performs tracks from Evil Friends.

ACL presents the best in contemporary indie rock with Portugal. The Man and Local Natives. Portugal. The Man performs tracks from its latest record Evil Friends, while Local Natives plays tunes from its LP Hummingbird.

"Portugal the Man" and "Local Natives" are featured on Austin City Limits on Saturday, January 25th at 9:00 p.m. and 12:00 midnight on channel 3 and at 10:00 p.m. on channel 3-1.

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