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Taboo

Rituals and customs from around the globe. 

7/9/15
03:00 AM
"The Third Sex"  Gender, sex and sexuality can be interpreted as cultural or genetic.  (Repeat) NGC
7/9/15
04:00 AM
"Ritualized"  Examining different rituals around the world.  (Repeat) NGC
7/9/15
05:00 AM
"After Death"  Cultural dealings with dead bodies.  (Repeat) NGC
7/16/15
03:00 AM
"U.S. of Alcohol"  Examining the devastating effects of alcohol abuse.  (Repeat) NGC
7/16/15
04:00 AM
"Tests of Faith"  Extreme tests of faith.  (Repeat) NGC
7/16/15
05:00 AM
"Outsiders"  Every society contains people who live on the fringe, either by force or by choice, and must suffer the consequences.  (Repeat) NGC
Taboo

Premise
Rituals and customs accepted in one culture may be thought of as downright bizarre in another. ``Taboo'' delves into that dichotomy, taking viewers across cultural borders to explore traditional beliefs and deliberate lifestyle choices, ranging from body modification and gender decisions to nudity and spiritual quests that test the limits of the human body.

Program data from Tribune Media Services, Inc.