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Midsomer Murders VI: Death and Dreams
WETA Television
Tonight at 8:00pm on TV 26 and WETA HD

Midsomer Murders, Series VI

A Talent for Life: The body of a wealthy widow (Honor Blackman) is discovered on a river bank after another woman accuses her of assault; followed by Death and Dreams: Barnaby investigates the apparent suicide of a down-and-out gambler.

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David Ginder
Classical WETA
Weekday morning host

David Ginder

David Ginder is Classical WETA 90.9 FM's early-morning host. He came to WETA in 1989 after working at WKSG in Binghampton, New York and WITF in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.

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Sid the Science Kid
Kids
WETA Kids

Sid the Science Kid

Sid the Science Kid, from The Jim Henson Company, follows an inquisitive preschooler who begins each day asking a question such as "Why are my shoes shrinking?" and "Why do bananas get mushy?" 

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John Cleese in Fawlty Towers
WETA UK
Tonight at 8:00pm on WETA UK

Fawlty Towers

A delightfully manic British comedy about an ill-mannered innkeeper, created by and starring Monty Python alum John Cleese and his then-wife, Connie Booth.

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Jack Dee stars in "Lead Balloon" on WETA UK
WETA UK
Tonight at 8:30pm on WETA UK

Lead Balloon

Rick Dee stars as Rick Spleen, a cynical and misanthropic comedian whose life is plagued by petty annoyances, disappointments and embarrassments.

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Shown from L-R: Helen George as Trixie, Miranda Hart as Chummy, Jessica Raine as Jenny, Bryony Hannah as Cynthia (Courtesy of Jonathan Ford/©Neal Street Productions 2013)
WETA Television
How much do you know about the notorious setting for Call the Midwife?

London's East End Quiz

One of the most distinctive characters in Call the Midwife isn't a person at all — it's the East End neighborhood that's served by the Sisters and midwives at Nonnatus House. How much do you know about this famous section of London, its history and the people who have lived there?

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Choral Showcase

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Fun Places in the D.C. Area

The Washington, D.C. area offers wonderful options for taking children on daytime adventures. 

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Ready to Learn

WETA Kids' Ready To Learn program offers free literacy workshops, conducted in English and Spanish, throughout the area.

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Reading Rockets

Reading Rockets

ReadingRockets.org looks at how young children learn to read, why so many struggle, and what we can do to help. 

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Television & Children

Get answers to the many questions parents and educators have about children and television.

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WETA Kids Games

Play matching, alphabet and concentration games from your favorite WETA Kids characters.

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Boundary Stones

WETA's local history blog uncovers unique stories that have helped shape our community over the years.

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Johann Sebastian Bach

Brandenburg Concerto #3 in G Major, BWV 1048

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VivaLaVoce

Hector Berlioz

Les Nuits d'été, Op. 7

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To attract passengers from the Washington area, Friendship airport is renamed Baltimore/Washington International Airport.
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