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Wednesday, Jan. 9: ‘The Dictator’s Playbook’ Charts Tyrants’ Rise to Power

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Wednesday, Jan. 9

The Dictator’s Playbook
PBS, 10pm
New Series!

This six-part history series examines the rise and fall of 20th-century dictators. Each immersive hour is a detailed biography of a single dictator, chronicling his early life, rise to power, decline and fall. Rich in psychological detail, the series provides fresh insight into six brutal men who helped to shape world history: Kim Il Sung (Jan. 9), Saddam Hussein (Jan. 16), Benito Mussolini (Jan. 23), Manuel Noriega (Jan. 30), Francisco Franco (Feb. 6) and Idi Amin (Feb. 13). What drove their thirst for domination and control? How did they seize and wield power? What forces rose up against them or resisted them in secret? How did they finally come to the bitter end? Through historical context and analysis, the series explores how these dictators functioned, how they influenced each

Read more at: https://www.channelguidemag.com/tv-news/2019/01/09/best-bets-wednesday-jan-9-the-dictators-playbook-pbs/

Wednesday, Dec. 19: The Tribe Has Spoken. Who’ll Win ‘Survivor: David vs. Goliath’?

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Wednesday, Dec. 19

Survivor: David vs. Goliath
CBS, 8pm
Season Finale!
The winner of Survivor: David vs. Goliath is revealed in the two-hour Season 37 finale, immediately followed by the tell-all Survivor Reunion Special.

College Football: DXL Frisco Bowl
ESPN, 8pm Live

The San Diego State Aztecs clash with the Ohio Bobcats in the DXL Frisco Bowl at Toyota Stadium in Frisco, Texas.

NHL Hockey: Pittsburgh at Washington
NBCSN, 8pm Live

Sidney Crosby and the Pittsburgh Penguins visit Alex Ovechkin and the defending Stanley Cup champion Washington Capitals on NBCSN’s Wednesday Night Hockey.

America’s Mississippi: “The Bayou”
Smithsonian Channel, 8pm
Miniseries Finale!

The final episode heads to

Read more at: https://www.channelguidemag.com/tv-news/2018/12/19/best-bets-wednesday-dec-19-survivor-finale-cbs/

Wednesday, Dec. 19: The Tribe Has Spoken. Who’ll Win ‘Survivor: David vs. Goliath’?

©2018 CBS Broadcasting, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

ALSO SEE: NFL Regular Season Schedule 2018

All Times Eastern.

Wednesday, Dec. 19

Survivor: David vs. Goliath
CBS, 8pm
Season Finale!
The winner of Survivor: David vs. Goliath is revealed in the two-hour Season 37 finale, immediately followed by the tell-all Survivor Reunion Special.

College Football: DXL Frisco Bowl
ESPN, 8pm Live

The San Diego State Aztecs clash with the Ohio Bobcats in the DXL Frisco Bowl at Toyota Stadium in Frisco, Texas.

NHL Hockey: Pittsburgh at Washington
NBCSN, 8pm Live

Sidney Crosby and the Pittsburgh Penguins visit Alex Ovechkin and the defending Stanley Cup champion Washington Capitals on NBCSN’s Wednesday Night Hockey.

America’s Mississippi: “The Bayou”
Smithsonian Channel, 8pm
Miniseries Finale!

The final episode heads to

Read more at: https://www.channelguidemag.com/tv-news/2018/12/19/best-bets-wednesday-dec-19-survivor-finale-cbs/

Wednesday, Dec. 5: Where to Watch President George H.W. Bush Funeral Services

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ALSO SEE: NFL Regular Season Schedule 2018

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Wednesday, Dec. 5

President George H.W. Bush Memorial Service
Various Networks, beginning at 9am Live

Broadcast and cable TV news networks (including CNN, HLN, NBC, CNBC, MSNBC, C-SPAN, Bloomberg and FOX News Channel) will carry coverage of the state funeral for George H.W. Bush, 41st president of the United States, who passed away Friday at age 94. On Wednesday, family and friends will gather at the National Cathedral in Washington, D.C., for a memorial service. President Donald Trump designated Wednesday as a national day of mourning. A second memorial service for Bush will be held 11am ET Thursday in Houston, followed by a ceremony and internment at the George Bush Presidential Library and Museum on the campus of Texas AM University in College Station beginning at 4:15pm ET.