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sss B8 SUNDAY, OCTOBER 12, 1997 Almanac THE SALINA JOURNAL '•4 HOROSCOPES • ARIES (March 21-April 19). Something you've been working on suddenly comes together. Look for different ways to solve a problem or build communication with another. A low-key approach works best later in the day. Let a partner take the lead, or go off on your own Tonight: Vanish • TAURUS (April 20-May 20). You quickly handle a technical issue. You feel clearheaded and on top your game. A friend is delighted and impressed with your clarity and progress. You are 1 bit surprised as well; you did better than you dreamed you would. Tonight: Celebrate. ^ -GEMINI (May 21-June 20). * An early morning tete-a-tete JACQUELINE with another generates an BIGAR exchange of ideas. Working on ''•' the computer or a mechanical „ KlngFeatures project is infinitely more Syndicate rewarding than anything more * social later, when you will feel more solitary and prefer not to ' be disturbed, Tonight: Hit the sack early. • CANCER (June 21-July 22). A new admirer ' or friend has offbeat plans; you'll have a great . time if you Join In. Don't let the status quo hinder you from enjoying yourself. You are more than a little wild under all that reserve; maybe It's time to change that. Tonight: Be open to anythingl .;• • LEO (July 23-Aug, 22). A sudden revelation '.presents a perfect course of action in a •^professional or legal matter. This Is just the break ;you need to solve a lingering matter. You are so -'elated over it, you'll wish for Monday to arrive : sooner than you usually do. Tonight: Work out. - • VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sep. 22). Home decorating ideas swirl around In your head; before you get jdlstracted, write them down. Guests are more than likely to show up or call, wanting to chat with you. Take a moment to connect with them, but know when to honor your need for space. Tonight: Make it for two. - • LIBRA (Sep. 23-Oct. 22). Keep plans flexible; ' wait and see which way the wind blows. Fun -comes from the most unexpected sources. Chase Rainbows, or hook up with a new friend. Another '^Wants to lock you into a commitment; honor your > needs first. Tonight: Call It an early night. ',_ • SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21). A financial coup j has you walking on air; you've hoped for this, and > it came together in record time. Double-check the t fine print. Rely on yourself more' than anyone } else, and you'll have much to celebrate. Nobody '- can pull together a plan like you. Tonight: Enjoy a » hot date. ^ • SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21). Doing your iJjiwn thing provides you with the most plentiful Opportunities for enjoyment. If you attempt to nljfount on another following through with an Arrangement, you are likely to be disappointed, fpling the door open, hop in the car and take off. > Tonight: Roar with a crowd. ;- • CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19). You and a ; friend brainstorm your way into a brilliant financial i-plan. As a result, your image is fortified and you ; are headed for a promotion. Take time out to '.smell the roses and indulge a loved one, who ', deserves more of your time. Tonight: Get cozy. ;_ • AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18). Fun, friends, ,a,nd fascination merge, as you delight others with 'your madcap ways. Record moneymaking ideas, you could forget something that could pay off later. A friend isn't pleased with your popularity, _ but that's his problem. Tonight: It's exhausting. • PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20). This is a red_Jetter day for spiritual growth. A startling j revelation sets your mind straight; you .were i ^orried over nothing. Feeling liberated, you can ! open up to a loved one easier, which dramatically j fmproves your relationship. Tonight: You are made for each other. • Bad ** Fair *** Good Dtefclnson TTwaltra CMIdran S3.75: Smlora S4.00; •Prtmrtm«Adult»S3.7B; OUwTlmo $&60 **** Excellent SumM 2, SuiIMl PKn - All • SdlruArtCmter gular Adm mlulon S5.50, L.A. Confidential R> rating**** (•1:30-M:15)-7:00-10:00 Central* 2 hours 16 min. Kiss the Girls R • rating ***'/* (•1:40-'4:25)-7:10-9:50 Central • 1 hour 57 mln. ! Rocket Man -- PG* rating*** C2:00-'4:45)-7:30-9:30 r*£? Central • 1 hour 34 mln. j # Gang Related H R« rating*** *£ ('1:50- 1 4:35)-7:20-9:40 2 "•> Central • 1 hour 51 min. •>3 The Edge '.;> R« rating*** »3ji C1:40-'4:25)-7:10-9:50 *,,« Central • 2 hours 1 mln. j3 The Peacemaker ••<-* R< rating **'/> *"«» ( > 1:50-'4:35)-7:20-9:40 « Jj Central • 1 hour 58 mln. 2* In and Out PG13* rating*** ('2:00-'4:45)-7:30-9:30 Central • 1 hour 30 mln. Seven Years in Tibet PG13* rating **'/* (•1:30-*4:15)-7:00-10:00 Central • 2 hours 11 min. Most Wanted R • rating N/A (•2;05-'4:35)-7:05 Mid-State >1 hour 39 mln. Soul Food R • rating ***'/£ (•2:00-'4:30)-7:00 Mid-State-1 hour 55 mln. Hercules G« rating***'/* (•1:30-'4:30)-7:05 Sunset • 1 hour 32 mln. Speed 2 PG13« rating*** Sunset • 2 hours 8 mln. Pillow Book NR> rating ***'/! (*2:00-'4:30)-7:00 Art Center Cinema • 2 hours 6 min. Sattta today WEATHER Kansas today PEOPLE 72 44 LOW Today, showers and thunderstorms likely. ; Windy. High 72. South wind 26 to 35 rnph and gusty, Chance of rain 70 percent. Tonight, mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers-mainly in the evening. Blustery and colder. Low around 44 6:57 p.m. Today's Sunset 7:37 a.m. Tomorrow's Sunrise Extended forecast Showers T-storms Rain Flurries Snow Ice Sunny Pt. Cloudy ' Cloudy U.S. today • THURSDAY: Continued dry. Lows in the 30s. Highs in the 60s. • MONDAY: Windy and cool. A chance, for morning showers northeast. Partly sunny with highs in the 50s. • TUESDAY: Cool and dry. Highs 60 to 65. • WEDNESDAY: Continued dry. Lows in the 30s. Highs in the 60s. Salina yesterday * Source: Salina Journal Weather Station TEMPERATURES Yesterday Normal Record /Year High 76 75 94/1975 Low 68 49 28/1919 • High and low to 9 p.m. i PRECIPITATION Saturday (to 9 p.m.) 0.17 Friday (24 hours) 0.00 October to date 0.28 Average October 2.41 Year to date 24.88 Average year through October 25.94 Average year 28.95 KANSAS ROAD CONDITIONS HOTLINE , . 1-8OO-585-7623 ' ' Provided by the Kansas Highway Patrol .' , ' /' FRONTS: COLD WARM STATIONARY Pressure H L E3 E3 Ell HIOH LOW SHOWERS RAIN T-STORMS FLURRIES SNOW ICE SUNNY PT. CLOUDY CLOUDY Kansas yesterday U.S. today Belleville Belolt Chanute Concordla Dodge City Emporia Garden City Goodland - Hill City Hutchlnson Lawrence Manhattan Russell Topeka Wichita ' HI 76 77 80 78 73 79 74 79 ,78 75 83 79 . , -79 82 75 LO 66 69 66 68 65 66 63 59 67 67 66 69 i -67, 66 ' 67 PREC < t .06 .01 t , .02 t .03 i Anchorage ' Atlanta Boston •' Chicago: Dallas-R Worth Denver .Kansas City Las Vegas Los Anaelea New York City •'*•',"•• Oklahoma City i ' Omaha- Orlando i Phoenix , ' ' San Francisco "40' 81 ' 65 61 76 45 • 74 91 83 '•69'' 75 • 72 87 , • 7(i ' 68 LO' . 20 V 63' 42 ,60 . 72 40 ', 68 64> ' '58 '•51 " 69 i* -68 ' 68 "56 48.. OTLK '•'Clr •• . '. .Clr. " , -Clr i Cldy >,... "Rakr Snow v. rRaln. - Glr r , Clr '* t Or'*' . Rain- : Rain ,• -,Cldy , ' ' . Clf Clr i' i Jackson's album banned n SINGAPORE — The city is pulljjig Janet Jackson's "Velvet Rope." ° The singer's newest album was banjned in Singapore this week because of three songs about battery and abuse, homosexuality and sexuality, The Straits Times reported Saturday. The album was to have been released Monday in Singapore but was banned by the Con- trailer of Undesirable Publications, the newspaper said. .,, The paper said that the record label, EMI, was considering releasing a di$fr- ent version of the album in Singapore without the three banned songs. The report did not name the songs. ,j Savage busy in college : 'l NEW YORK — Fred Savage saidinis 1993 exit from "The Wonder Years" ileft people wondering what happened to Him. Like other kids his age, he went to-ltfbl- lege. -'" "A lot of people say, 'Well what have you been doing?"' said Savage, 21. "Like I've been sitting around doing nothing. I've been busy writing term papers 'dhd reading books." °' He wrote a paper at Stanford University titled "Catch a Falling Star: The Effects of Acting at an Early Age." His grade: A.-. Savage knows the troubles of child ; a"ct- ing, starring since age 4 in 75 comnfer- . cials, two movies and "The Wonder Years" for six years. He's taking a break from Stanford to return to television^ -'in the NBC sitcom "Working." " "I don't know what else I would do," he told Entertainment Weekly for its OclRl? issue. "I guess I'm good with a hammer. I could be a carpenter or something." ^ vTl Perkins' golf gear stolen j JACKSON, Tenn. — Don't mess \yith Carl Perkins' blue suede shoes. And please return his golf clubs. , ^ 1 Perkins, 65, a rock 'n' roll pioneer, ft}ld police Thursday that $2,300 worth of .'gplf gear was stolen from his garage. Perkins helped develop rock 'n' roll faring the '50s and influenced later rockers like The Beatles. He had a No. 1 hit in 'i$56 with "Blue Suede Shoes," which was 'so recorded by Elvis Presley the same Hendrix honored by society NEW YORK — The English Heritage"is shaking up some of those stiff upper lips with its next honoree — Jimi Hendrixj a rock star and a yank. ' tt The society that has honored the liKes of Winston Churchill and Lord Byron made Hendrix the first rock legend to get its distinctive blue plaques. ' < •' From Wire Service Reports T ADVICE <:$ Readers say people should have the right to die Dear Readers: The mail on suicide continues to overwhelm me. Here's more from the real authorities on what people think — you, my readers. $ From California: That letter from "Anonymous in Missouri" moved me deeply. I watched the two most important people in my life die very slow, painful and undignified deaths. My mother, who fought a 15-year battle with cancer, died weighing 60 pounds. The church was standing- room only at her memorial, but not one of those people had the courage to visit Mom inner final days. The second death was the love of my life, whom I watched die from AIDS. There was nothing dignified about bathing him or feeding him. We talked ANN LANDERS Creators Syndicate Inc. many times about assisted suicide, but in the end, there just wasn't time. Suicide is an intensely personal option, and no one should condemn that choice. Staunton, Va.: I nursed my college-professor husband for two years when he had cancer. I saw a bright, intelligent person become a near vegetable. Now I am watching my sister drag through long days and nights with her stroke-victim husband. This is not for me. I have other plans. Lehigh Acres, Fla.: I'm 71 and active. I've had a stroke, but my mind is sharp. I love my children and grandchild dearly. In hopes of helping them understand my actions, I am putting your column and a copy of this letter with my insurance policy. Potomac, Md.: I watched my mother suffer with Alzheimer's for six years in a nursing home. She begged God to put her out of her misery. She did not recognize me or anyone else. We do not treat animals the way we treat our loved ones. Mom was in one of the best nursing homes in the TV TONIGHT country and had the best care, but I know she would not have wanted her last years to be filled with these indignities. Human beings should have the right to die when living becomes unbearable. Lincoln, Neb.: I am only 16, but I know someday I will be old, and I don't want to be bedridden or under the care of others as my grandmother was. She was only 69 when she died. She fought cancer for years. If that happens to me, I will call on that doctor in Michigan. . Boone, Iowa: Too many people treat death like it must be avoided at all costs. Physicians feel a patient's death is their personal failure. Families feel they must ask that "everything be done" to keep loved ones alive. Often, this results in a beating heart and lungs that are maintained by machines. This is not life. New Port Richey, Fla.: A dear friend of mine suffered longer than she should have. They put her on life support after a terrible stroke. She begged with her eyes for someone to increase the morphine and let it be over. My son has promised me tfiat if I am ever in that shape, he will do it;" Northridge, Calif.: Toward the enif of my mother-in-law's terminal illness^'She was in a fine nursing home. The 'l^st night she was conscious, I sat by her bedside and was able to see firsthand how much loving care she received. Mahy staff members stopped by during the;Wee morning hours to share their concern. Even the janitor was at her bedside checking on her condition. The wariftth and love surrounding her that night ^ill be forever a wonderful memory. '' I hope "Anonymous in Missouri" w!ill set aside her gloomy prediction on ; 'becoming elderly and visit some retirement and assisted-living facilities to witness a more positive picture of the future. 6he dear friend of ours is 90 and in a retirement home. She is so busy with activities that we have to book in advance to tafce her out to dinner. Isn't that beautiful?, I i !H to JM iS 6 I 1 10/12/97 (H PBS, Bunker Hill-Hays Ipl NBC, Wichita p| FOX, WIchlta-Sallna ||| CBS, Topeka fl| Access 6, Salina Pi FOX, Kansas City |JP PBS, Wlchlta-Hutchlnson Pi ABC, Kansas City P0ABC, Wichita Pi CBS, Wichita P0N0C, Kansas City SCI Encore 90WTB8 {Bcimmax |R99t«nEl D^DHBQ IpcNN jgBDttc HJPPAmer. Movie Clasilcs i&USA 1 • Nickelodeon 7:00 Nature 55763 Men-Badly 7:30 Jenny 831 8:00 Anyplace 3760 8:30 Keep Up 6367 9:00 9:30 10:00 10:30 Masterpiece Theatre 34270 Movie "Every 9 Seconds" (1997) Amy Pietz. (CC) 5541 Major League Baseball Playoffs: Orioles at Indians or Yankees 862560 Touched by an Angel 77909 Bible Prophecy 82893 News 7459096 Movie "Final Descent" (1997) Robert Urich. (CC) 60473 Roger Kllllan 91 541 News 3579366 TBA 68928 News 4594947 Seinfeld Star Trek Gen. Texas Ranger Community Bulletin Board 373270 Major League Baseball Playoffs: Orioles at Indians or Yankees 563812 National Geographic 17589 Movie "Honey-Shrunk" Cont'd Movie "Honey-Shrunk" Cont'd Touched by an Angel 48473 Men-Badly Jenny 659183 Nature 93909 News 49305 News 7447386 Cops 97701 98 Masterpiece Theatre 96096 Movie "Unwed Father" (1997) Brian Austin Green. 42831 Movie "Unwed Father" (1997) Brian Austin Green. 33541 Movie "Final Descent" (1997) Robert Urich. (CC) 35909 Movie "Every 9 Seconds" (1997) Amy Pietz, (CC) 198657 Movie "Meatballs Part II" (1984) 1339980 National Geo. 733744 Movie ** "The Sting II" (1963) 30825251 Wild! Life Adventures 734473 Movie *** "Tin Cup" (1996) Kevin Costner. 9893638 Movie * X "Celtic Pride" (1996) 7758283 TQPX721909 News 9603676 News 8939251 News 8964947 News 9988164 Roseanne Deep Space 9 Inside Edition Home Imp. "Mystic PI«8"(GC) 11650015 National Geo. 5265693 Movie **» "Phantasm" (1979) 2038134 Movie*** "Angus" (1995) 67006893 Movie *** "Groundhog Day" (1993) (CC) 523589 Wild Discovery 185183 News 646744 Sports 361541 Survival In the Sky 194631 Impact 747947 Movie **« "Predator" (1987), Carl Weathers 5972102 Movie * * * "The Four Musketeers" (1975) 518657 Pacific Blue 723367 Shelby 949218 (Nick News IHANNELS NOT LISTED: ipprevue, i • Court TV, OMSNSC, fllHome ft ( Silk Stalkjngs 732015 Happy Days Munsters 37354980 "Mississippi Masala" 7569015 Movie "The First Wives Club" (CC) 9452164 Survival In the Sky 181367 World Today 727183 Color 4987164 Color 4955909 2252218 Justice Files 184454 Sports 543218 Sports 529638 Miami Vice 9109305 Movie * *x "The Family Jewels" (1965) 551102 La FemmeNlklta 712261 Odd Couple B Weather Channel, iB Education Access, m Srd«n, BBKjwwledflrfY, BJT(?! FYl, (BFoTf PICK van we Big Easy 722638 Newhart poo newnan SB MTV 2) The Nashville Network 03 Comedy Central IB Odyssey SO ESPN BBESPN2 Qi)The Family Channel ED TNT EB Cartoon Network 00SCIFI Q3 Animal Planet EQ Lifetime Q0 CNBC EO Encore Plus Q9 The Learning Channel 03 Fox Sports Network S3 Arts & Entertainment (JB Black Entertainment TV BDUnivlslon QS) Disney Q&E! Entertainment BD Showtime 7:00 Road Rules 7:30 Road Rules 8:00 Darla 295034 Championship Bull Riding (Uve) 607693 8:30 Beavls 274541 Motor Trend Movie ** "Johnny Dangerously" (1984) 2873283 CeCe's Place 8972367 News 7365744 Triumphs Gymnastics Rock 'n' Roll Challenge. (R) 514831 RPM 6074367 Car Show Movie "Crocodile Dun." Cont'd Arm Wrestling Sumo 6062522 9:00 Fight 722763 Raceday Dr.KatzPro. 9:30 Austin Stories NHRA 835657 Critic 7424034 In Touch 8961251 Aerobics Ch, 641725 Strongest Man 3641454 Movie * * * "Columbo Cries Wolf (1990) (CC) 442015 NFL Football Indianapolis Colts at Pittsburgh Steelers. From Three Rivers Stadium. 243909 Scooby Doo Fllntstones M.A.N.T.I.S. 4586473 Wild Rescues Veto 11909 ToonHeads Avery 2683744 Flash 1562096 Crocodile Hunter 73725 Movie * * * "No Way Out" (1987) Kevin Cottner. Cont'd Steals-Deals 3650102 Enid 3961 02 Famous Five Blast Mailers 309657 Drag Racing: NHRA 674675 Rivera Uve 3636522 Eerie Indiana Sky Tracker* Blut Masters 318305 Pflsh&Chlp Johnny Bravo Robocop: The Series 1575560 Pet Shop Vets 25763 Intimate Portrait 431909 Charles Grodln 3656386 Young Concert 536693 Blast Masters 396541 ABL Basketball Atlanta Glory at New England Blizzard. 174819 Napoleon and Wellington (CC) 156831 Paid 475164 Ben H. 130589 lead Story 10:00 10:30 Lovelln* 429164 NASCAR Dally Show Lawson Live Road 10592 Viva 1652%; t * 1 y Midpoint Sportscenter(CC) 962454 J ( Karate ISKA. 3644541 J Hawaii Flve-0 421522 ? i * Post Game Report 399270*! " Chicken Dexter 1 * I* i Web 1585947 I Wild Rescues Vets 9503^ k. r n Homicide: Life 434096 5 Hardball Tim RUSSIA ~ Movie "Born Free" 82383)5 T Blast Masters 308928 j This Is the PGA Tour 924V Sink the Bismarck! (R) 199386 |j Bobby Jones Gospel 652218 Feed Children (9:00) Cran Festival del Carlbe 892725 Timon 660218 Aladdin Playmate-'TQs 275251 Disneyland Showtime 774873 Price 464218 NotlcleroUni. C. Pearsoi I I i Titulary CJ Movie "The. Computer Wore Tennis Shoes" (1969) 82956?J Movie **» "China Rote" (1983), All MacGraw 295015 Movie "Tha Defenders: Paybjpr iw»c« un me sei inngr puiaw uuier unuw P|aymat6-70s 274522 jj Poltergeist-leg. 70645928r K ! Government Accew-BB Headline Newe, fflCSPAN, QBHome Shopping Network, 60QVCJD Country Music Television, ffiVH-1, 03 Fit TVI, QJCSPANZJ ewe, BBNewsport, HlThe Food NetworkTBBAmerlpfe Jewelry Store, O-l0Re)(W**». HBRayboy/Actlon 3n

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