The Salina Journal from Salina, Kansas on April 13, 2001 · Page 9
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THE SALINA JOURNAL Almanac FRIDAY, APRIL 13, 2001 A9 Horoscopes By Joyce Jllison Creators Syndicate Inc. • ARIES (March 21-Aprll 19). Once you decide what kind of fun you want this weel<end, you'll be off to a rocket-launching start. Team morale is what helps you accomplish your goals. Share your ambitions with others. You'll meet a new love potential tonight. • TAURUS (April 20-May 20). When your arrow misses its mark, take aim again. Hitting the bull's- eye doesn't come without practice. An old-fashioned move wiii have a radical effect on your mate. Go out to the neighborhood restaurant/bar tonight. • GEMINI (May 21-June 21). Keep career priorities in mind, even when socializing. However, try not to be so uptight about keeping a schedule. A lot of magic will occur outside what you have on paper. Your clear, strong voice is your most attractive trait. • CANCER (June 22-July 22). People's Imaginations are Ignited, and thought-provoking feelings wiii set the stage for an emotionally rich weekend. Give your knowledge out freely, even If there seems to be nothing in It for you. Someone will benefit from it. • LEO (July 23-Aug. 22). It's an auspicious day, whether you're looking for opportunity or not. it will fall Into your lap. Making others feel important will put you at the top of everyone's, list of friends. Romance will heat up tonight. Do something extremely erotic! • TODAY'S BIRTHDAY (April 13). You finally believe that you should have the best, and this Is the year to grab it. Don't let a career opportunity that wiii be presented to you within the next three weeks slip away! Your financial situation wiii improve. You will find true love in IVlay Don't let a powerful person take over your career direction in June. A Taurus and Sagittarius are your lucky love matches. Your lucky numbers are: 2, 5, 29,11 and 52. • VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22). Financial prospects are in the mood to say "yes," but your pitch must be dazzling, as well, h/egative thoughts are a danger to your usually wild and free spirit. Get outside your social scene before your point of view becomes limited. • LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23). Stick to a calm, dependable routine this morning, but tonight, break loose and be free! Be an artist, take a road trip, or join a sports team. Saturday, your focus changes: You can eventually make nioney from a hobby if you get serious. • SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 21). Trying to do everything yourself is impossible. Work with a partner, and you'll finish three times as quickly You have a terrific chance for career advancement if you're ready to make a fast move. You'll have a liaison with a Cancer. • SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21). The spirit of adventure is infectious. Some will be surprised they actually have the guts to try swing dancing, karaoke or camping in the wilderness this weekend. Bold moves will get you the date you've been dreaming of. • CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19). A work situation is finally looking up. Tonight, be the wise romantic partner who leaves much to mystery, and you'll have plenty of time to savor the intimacy in love. Visit friends tonight for Inspiration. Your buddies will make you laugh. • AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18). Hold out for the decision or promise you deserve. Restlessness tonight will lead to a change of heart tomorrow. Anything mailed today will bring luck. A Scorpio's love is delicious. Youngsters need to hear about your experiences. • PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20). Tone down your demands. You can count on getting your way You're successful with handling investments and making a profit. All weekend, you'll shine in competitions, and your popularity will soar. Spend time with your parents. Saline forecast Today High: 69 Low: 41 Mostly sunny. South wind 10 to 15 mph shifting to the northwest. Tonight, mostly clear. 8:05 p.m. 6:56 a.m. Today's Sunset Tomorrow's Sunrise Saturday High: 75 Low: 45 Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms late. Sunday NEB. Colby |63°/32' COLO. MO. Kansas City 68°/48' Salina 69°/41° Topeka 69741° Liberal 67°/36° Wichita 72744° Pittsburg 73°/49 OKLA. © 2001 AccuWeather Inc Sunny R. Cloudy Cloudy Showers T-storms Rain Flurries Snow Ice High: 65 Low: 48 Decreasing clouds. U.S.todey Monday High: 60 Low: 45 Partly cloudy Tuesday High: 65 Low: 41 Partly cloudy COLD WARM STATIONARY @ 2001 AccuWeather, Inc. PnBBure: ® ® High Low Showers Rain T-storms Flurries Snow Ice Sunny R. Cloudy Cloudy m m m m m o ' Source: Salina Journal Weather Station TEMPERATURES Yesterday Normal Record/Year High 63 64 91/1996 Low 52 42 19/1997 • H/gh and low to 9 p.m. PRECIPITATION Thursday (to 9 p.m.) 0.00 Wednesday (24 hours) 0.64 April to date 1.96 Average April 2.76 Year to date 7.61 Average year through April 6.68 Average year 30.43 Kansas data U.S. forecasts HI LO =REC HI LO OTLK HI LO OTLK Chanute 65 43 Albuquerque 68 33 CIr Miami Beach 88 74 PCIdy Coffeyville 65 42 Anchoraqe 40 26 CIdy Mpls-St Paul 51 33 Rain Concordia 59 36 Atlanta 76 63 Rain New Orleans 86 72 PCIdy Dodge City 61 36 Baltimore 70 55 CIr New York City 73 52 PCIdy Emporia 64 41 Boston 69 46 PCIdy Oklahoma City 73 45 PCIdy Garden City 59 35 Charlotte.N.C. 77 64 Rain Omaha 64 37 CIdy Goodland 56 31 Chicago 62 38 CIr Orlando 91 67 PCIdy Hill City 60 35 trace Dallas-Ft Worth 80 56 CIdy Philadelphia 69 66 PCIdy Hutchinson 65 40 Denver 54 29 CIr Phoenix 81 54 CIr Lawrence 65 44 Honolulu 82 71 CIr St Louis 70 46 CIr Manhattan 64 42 Houston 85 69 PCIdy San Diego 65 53 PCIdy Russell 60 38 Kansas City 69 41 CIr San Francisco 59 46 CIr Topelo 65 •45 trace Las Vegas 73 44 CIr Seattle 51 38 Rain Wichita 63 36 Los Anqeles 72 50 CIr Washington.D.C 71 57 CIr KANSAS ROAD CONDITIONS HOTLINE 1-800-585-7623 Provided by the Kansas Highv»ay Patrol NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WEB SITE www.nws.noaa.gov weather warnings, forecasts, radar People By The Associated Press Mya gives time to Teen Esteem CHICAGO — R&B singer Mya is knovy;n;.for her petite figure and good looks. But the 21-year-old knows many girls are unsure of themselves. That's why she's worked for the past three years with Teen Esteem, a group that tries to boost the self-esteem of young women. "All females especially — even males today for that matter — •'^ deal with insecurity about body image and,the way one looks," Mya told AP Radio duringa yi.s- it to a Chicago middle school Tuesday „ .,; "Unfortunately our society focuses a lot on what we look like instead of our skill." . < Mya, whose "Case of the Ex (Watcha Gonna Do)" was a recent top-five Billboard hil:, said many girls she works with have negative feelings about their bodies. ' , ". "Some of these feelings can lead to sicknesses and overeating, undereating, anorexia, bulimiia, a number of things that affect the future and health of a young girl," she said. , , Brooks basks in ethnic pride NEW YORK — There's a very serious reason Mel Brooks makes so many jokes about being Jewish. The writer-director-actor of such classiccom- ic films as "Blazing Saddles" and "History of the World; Part I" says his humor stems from a deep- seated anger about anti-Semitism. •" " • "Yes, I am a Jew. I AM a Jew," he says on ''60 Minutes," which airs at 6 p.m. Sunday on CBS. "What about it? What's so wrong? What'Sthe matter with being a Jew? I think there's a 16t of that way deep down beneath all the quick Jewish jokes that I do." • - • The 74-year-old Brooks' latest venture'is a Broadway version of "The Producers" starriiig Nathan Lane and Matthew Broderick. Brooks wrote and directed the 1968 film of the same name for which he won an Oscar for best original screenplay 'Josie' really Cooks on stage LOS ANGELES — She isn't a rock star, so filming the concert scenes for "Josie and the Pussycats" was "a little bewildering" for actress Rachael Leigh Cook. Adapted from the comic book and 1970s cartoon series, the movie stars Cook as singer-guitarist Josie, Rosario Dawson,as bass player Val and Tara Re:id as drummer Melody Although Cook knew the extras had been told to go wild, the 21-year-old said it was still exciting to see them respond to her every move. , , "Smoke machines go off and there's a light, people start yelling. The stadium (is) full of what I think they said was eight or nine thousand (people). I just couldn't believe it," she said. COOK • ADVICE Daughter wants mom to stop acting like girlfriend Dear Ann Landers: When my parents divorced four years ago, my mother and I became quite close. We began to share some of our personal lives ^ with each other, which I didn't mind doing. I am now 23 years old. This past year, Mom has started to treat me less like a daughter and more like a girlfriend. She has told me some hair-raising stories about her sexual escapades as a single woman, and now, she keeps pressing me for details about my sex life. When I tell her I don't want to talk about it, she says I'm a prude and urges me to "open up." Ann, her newly acquired "openness" makes me very uncomfortable. I want to be her friend, but I also want her to be my mother. I don't mind sharing some ANN LANDERS Creators Syndicate Inc. ^ things with her, but there are other things I wish to keep to myself. I also don't want to hear all the personal stuff she tells me. How can I get her to stop encroaching on my privacy without hurting her feelings? — Linda in Florida Dear Linda: Your poor mother is trying to turn you into a girlfriend and relive her youth. This is not a healthy situation for you or for her. You must draw the line firmly and distinctly, and the sooner the better. Sample sentence: "Mom, I really don't want to hear about that. You're my mother, and I want to think of you as such." You are an adult woman now, and your sex life is none of her business. Dear Ann Landers: Please get this message out to all parents who read your column. It is VERY IMPORTANT. Yesterday I went into the dining room to set the table for supper. I left my 13- month-old daughter playing on the floor in the living room. Within 30 seconds, she had unzipped my purse and was happily swallowing several prescription tablets that I had put in a container. I immediately pulled the container out of her hands and ran into the bathroom to get syrup of ipecac. I phoned the doctor to get the correct dosage and gave my daughter a spoonful. Over the next 15 minutes, she vomited up six barely dissolved tablets. She was able to avoid a visit to the emergency room because we had the syrup in the house. If I had needed to drive to the pharmacy to get it, it might have been too late. The pills would have entered her bloodstream, and the results could have been disastrous. Please urge parents, grandparents and caregivers to keep all medications, cleaning solutions and toxic materials locked up or put in childproof containers. Keep the number for poison control next to the phone. Buy syrup of ipecac, and keep it where you will be able to remember where it is in moments of stress. Those precious few minutes could save your child's life. — Relieved Mother in Texas Dear Relieved Mother: Your letter could make a world of difference to a great many readers and their children. Thank you for taking the time and trouble to write. It also gives me an opportunity to remind parents once again to lock up cleaning fluids and any and all pills, cough syrup, even mothballs (they look like candy) — anything youngsters might put into their mouths. The kitchen and bathroom are the most dangerous rooms in the house for children. Keep medicine cabinets locked. Don't assume things on a higher shelf will be out of reach. Children can climb. And be sure to have syrup of ipecac handy and the numbers for poison control and your doctor posted by the phone. Write to Ann Landers at P.O. Box 11562, Chicago, IL 60611. • • TV TONIGHT 4/13/01 7:00 7:30 8:00 8:30 9:00 9:30 10:00 10:30 7:00 7:30 8:00 8:30 9:00 9:30 10:00 10:30 QPBS, B.H.-Hays Wash. Week Wall St. 9597 Market 6348 Kansas Legislature 478597 Kansas 18139 Ballyklssangel 61690 QITNN Arena Football Orlando Predators at Nashville Kats. (Live) (CC) 733145 Monster Jam 889416 . B NBC, Wichita Providence 750 3 Dateline 3333 Uw& Order 3787 News 3300416 Tonight Show @Com. Central Com.-Presents Com.-Presents Com.-Presents Com.-Presents Com.-Presents Com.-Presents Saturday Night Live 5062023; aFOX,Wic.-Sai. 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