The Salina Journal from Salina, Kansas on October 8, 1996 · Page 17
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THE SALINA JOURNAL Almanac TUESDAY, OCTOBER 8, 1996 B7 JOYCE JILLSON Creators Syndicate Inc. HOROSCOPES • ARIES (March 21-April 19). You are at a crossroads and wish someone else would make a tough decision for you. Rethink a past choice regarding your lover. An old friend re-enters your life and has great news. • TAURUS (April 20-May 20). Startling suggestions from a co-worker should be strongly considered. Accept compliments graciously. Offer to assist the host of a social event - you'll make points with community leaders. * • GEMINI (May 21-June 21). An apparent foe Is actually on your side. Spend time with children and you'll learn much about yourself. Damaging information must be dealt with now to avoid future repercussions - don't put it off. • CANCER (June 22-July 22). Blessings come in clever disguises. Telephone calls relieve anxiety, giving you a chance to regain once-lost relationships. Use your psychic abilities to help children or relatives. Resist your urges for sweets. • LEO (July 23-Aug. 22). A well-deserved promotion Is on the way, so be patient and do not second guess employers. A relationship with a companion who is quite often too critical should be re-evaluated. Dive Into an outdoor event or party. • TODAY'S BIRTHDAY (October 8). Your ideas are more brilliant than you know. Follow hunches regarding money through November. Career changes should be postponed until the new year, when even more opportunities will present themselves. Romance with a Pisces or Aries will lead to marriage by March. Travel in January, when you can meet people who will open up all kinds of new interests for you. • VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22). Money is raised with little effort. Musical or inventive talents are coming out and should be encouraged by class or individual Instruction. A romance needs your patience. A friend needs your humor. • LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23). It's not inappropriate to be needy. Ambitions at the workplace should be kept a secret until the timing is right. Remain calm when a relationship with a family member gets stormy. Compromise with a child to end a feud. • SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 21). Work alone on a creative project, as others will only sidetrack your vision. Love sparkles at a social event, especially with an Aquarius or Capricorn. Mix-ups occur with scheduling if all is not written down. • SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21). Relax and a problem with a co-worker will take care of itself. Be persistent with higher-ups regarding an addition of responsibilities. Surround yourself with people who know how to enjoy life. • CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19). An older relative will help with a career shift. Focus on your mate's needs and a relationship will take a turn upward. A financial deal is a sure winner if you enlist partners who have prior experience. • AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18). Travel is exactly what a child needs to turn his or her attitude around for the better. Explore a creative venture that involves work with the elderly. A possible new love is waiting for you to make the first move. • PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20). Encouragement will be the determining factor between success and failure on a project, so you must enlist your lover's support. A new domestic situation is proving to be better than you previously thought. •,••••; HOROSCOPES • Call COMMUNITY line I Category 7827 WEATHER Kansas today 72 HIGH 45 LOW Today, mostly cloudy early, then becoming mostly sunny. High around 72, Light and variable winds. Tonight, mostly clear. Low around 45. > 7:03 p.m. 7:33 am ' Today's Sunset Tomorrow's Sunrise Extended forecast • TODAY: A slight chance for early morning showers southwest. Otherwise mostly sunny* Highs in the upper 60s to middle 70s. • TONIGHT: Clear to partly cloudy. Lows in the 40s. Highs 70 to 80. , • WEDNESDAY: Clear to partly cloudy. Lows in the 40s. Highs 70 to 80. • THURSDAY: Dry. Lows in the 40s. Highs in the 70s east and 80 to 85 west. • FRIDAY: Dry and warmer. Lows in the 50s. Highs in the 80s. • SATURDAY: Dry and cooler. Lows 45 to 55. Highs in the 70s. Salina yesterday TEMPERATURES Yesterday Normal Record /Year High 56 75 9471939,49 Low 52 48 21 / 1952 . • High and low to 6 p.m PRECIPITATION 24-hour to 6 p.m. 0.06 October to date . 0.06 Average October 2.41 Year to date 29.45 Average year through October 26.94 Average year 28.95 DAILY WEATHER • Call, COMMUNITY line M Category 9494 KANSAS ROAD, CONDITIONS HOTLINE 1-800-585-7623 Provided by the Kansas Highway Patrol Sunny Pt. Cloudy Cloudy Showers T-storms Rain Flurries Snow U.S. today 60s 70s' FRONTS: 1996 AccuWeathe COLD WARM STATIONARY Pressure HIBH LOW SHOWERS RAIN T-STORMS FLURRIES SNOW ICE SUNNY PT. CLOUDY CLOUDY Kansas yesterday U.S. today Belleville- Belolt Chanute . Coffeyvllle Concordla DodaeCltv Garden Cltv • Goodland > Hlil Cltv Hutchinson • Lawrence Manhattan Plttsburq Topeka Wichita HI 62 65 62 70 •, 56 54 54 60 60 61 63 60 72 60 . 63 , UO 46 49 '. 58" -•55 48 49 49' 45 47 52 50 57 57 50 55 . PREC ' .34; .06 .39 *' .09 .4 .11 .28 .02 1.28 .37 .04 .57 .23 • Anchorage HI 41 LO 29 OTLK Cldy Atlanta 67 65 Rain Boston 66 52 Clr Chicago 56 44 Cldy Dallas-Ft Worth 78 58 Cldy Denver. 77 44 Clr. Kansas City 65 42 Clr Las Vegas 97 67 Clr Los Angeles 92 64 Cldy New York City 64 55 Cldy Oklahoma City 71 51 Cldy Omaha 67 37 Cldy Orlando 85 73 Rain Phoenix 104 76 Clr San Francisco 82 57 Clr PEOPLE Nunn wants none of that ATLANTA — Don't count on any political lectures from Sen. Sam Nunn once he retires at the end of the year. He's learned a lesson from House Speaker Newt Gingrich. The House ethics committee is investigating a college course taught by Gingrich, R-Ga., to determine whether it was a political activity that violated tax laws. Democrat Nunn, who will give NUNN Says guest lectures at Georgia Tech: "I am going to go see my good friend Newt and say, 'Newt, give me a checklist of all the things you did.' And I'm going to avoid those." "I'm getting out of politics," Nunn said Monday. "They're not going to be getting any political lectures from me." A former chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, Nunn has been in the Senate for 24 years. Singers Hill, McGraw wed RAYVILLE, La. — Country singers Faith Hill and Tim McGraw are collaborating again, full time. Hill and McGraw were married Sunday, squeezing in the nuptials at McGraw's hometown church just before a celebrity softball tournament. "We respect each other's work, and we also respect each other," Hill said recently. "It's great to be out on the road with someone you're dating — when you're able to see the person daily. I haven't had that before. "I didn't go out looking for this," said Hill, who is putting off her honeymoon until after their Spontaneous Combustion tour. Lovell gets the whole thing MILWAUKEE — James Lovell Jr. is finally getting his due in his hometown, more than 25 years after the mayor scrapped plans to name a museum wing after the Apollo 13 commander. His popularity as commander of the Apollo 8 flight prompted wooing from the Republican Party and a promise in 1970 from city officials to LOVELL name the science wing of the Discovery World Museum in his honor. It never happened. Mayor Henry Maier scrapped the plan, saying he was worried Lovell would come after his job. "Old Mayor Maier was sort of paranoid about it," Lovell said. Not to worry. This time, the whole museum will be named for Lovell. From Wire Service Reports T ADVICE it Bad ** Fair *** Good *•*** Excellent Children & Stnlora $3.50 •Prlmellms AdulU $3.75 OtturTlmei $5.50 That Thing You Do PG *** ; ('5:00)-7:30 Central «1 hourASmin. First Kid PG ** Central • 1 hour 41 mln Fly Away Home PG ***'/! ('5:05)-7:20 Central • 1 hour 47 mln. First Wives Club PG ** ('5:10)-7:25 Central «1 hour 43 mln. Emma PG *** ('5:05)-7:25 Mid-State «1 hour 51 mln. The Glimmer Man R N/A ("5:00)-7:30 Mid-State* 2 hours Extreme Measures R *** (•5:00}-7:30 Sunset «1 hour57min. Mighty Ducks 3 PG * ('5:05)-7:25 Sunset »1 hour 44 mln. Brotherly love doesn't extend to free legal advice Dear Ann Landers: My brother, "Joe," is an attorney. Recently, I had an employment problem 'and needed a lawyer. Joe Us- tened to my story for one hour and then referred me to another attorney in his firm. That attorney handled it with two phone conversations to my employer's attorney, and nothing more ever came of it. Joe sent me a bill for $500 for his services. The attorney who actually took care of the case billed me $342. Joe even charged me for the initial phone call when I asked him what I should do. After the other attorney took over, Joe continued to ring up charges for "consultations." I found it hard to believe that a family ANN LANDERS Creators Syndicate Inc. member would charge for these things. My husband, who makes his living as a computer consultant, spent three hours at Joe's home one night installing computer software and instructing his family on how to use it. It never occurred to him to charge for this. I sent Joe a letter telling him how I felt. I also sent a bill for my husband's services in computer installation and training. I haven't heard from Joe, and now I wonder if I did the right thing. What do you think? I need an unbiased, outside opinion. — New Jersey Sue Dear Sue: Joe should have told you before the one-hour phone conversation that he was going to send you a bill for his advice. I agree it was tacky and not very "brotherly." I'm sure a great many people will not agree with me, but I would pay the bill anyway. And now the plot thickens. You say your husband did not intend to charge your brother Joe for installing the com- TV TONIGHT puter. (He sounds like a sweet guy.) You had no business getting into the act. That was between the two of them. Sending Joe the bill was completely out of line. Even though the relationship is now in tatters, you should apologize for that hasty, ill- conceived move and hope the apology will mend the rift. Dear Ann Landers: Last month at my nephew's wedding, an acquaintance spilled a glass of red wine all over my peach linen dress. It was the second time I had worn it. The man apologized profusely. I took the dress to two cleaners and telephoned the Dry Cleaning Institute. All agreed, it was highly unlikely that red wine stains would come out of pastel linen. They were right. The dress is ruined. Unfortunately, that dress represents one-third of my yearly clothing budget. If this man had backed into my car in the parking lot, I'm sure he would have taken responsibility for the damage, but somehow, when you sit down together in a social setting, the rules change. Please let me know what action, if any, I should take. This man is a good friend of my nephew's parents, and we see him at large 'family gatherings. I don't want to generate any ill will. Thanks for your guidance. — B.D. in Old Greenwich, Conn. Dear B.D.: I'm afraid it's a bit late to "take action." You should have let the gentleman know when the incident occurred that you were sending the cleaning bill to him. When the dry cleaner informed you the dress was permanently stained, you should have then sent him a bill for the dress with a note of verification from the dry cleaner. I'm printing your letter for others who may find themselves in a similar situation. When a person gets spilled on and it is not his or her fault, the victim should say, "I'm sure you want to make this right. I'm sending you the cleaning bill." Best bets • 7 p.m. — "Major League Baseball Playoffs," NBC, Salina cable channels 3 & 13. American League Championship series game 1. • 7 p.m. — "Nova," PBS, Salina cable channel 2 and again at 8 p.m. on channel 8. The quest for Ubar, a city hidden by the shitting sands of the Arabian Desert until its location was pinpointed by a space shuttle flight. • 8 p.m. — 'The Care and Handling of Roses," CBS, Salina cable channels 5 & 12. Ann Jillian, Lee Horsley. Two married strangers find their love of old films carrying over into forbidden feelings of desire. • 8 p.m. — "Frontline," 8 p.m., PBS, Salina cable channel 2 and again at 9 p.m. on channel 8. Season premiere. The investigative series begins its 15th.season with biographical portraits of Bill Clinton and Bob Dole, focusing on the presidential candidates' records and characters. Q Nova 24953 Major League Baseball Playoffs: ALCS Game 1 •• Teams TBA174392 Jlovle "Murder at My Door" (1996) Judith Light. (CC) 65175 |Simpsons [Extra 83595 Promised Land 77069 Comm Access 93069 O Movie "Murder at My Door" (1996) Judith Light. (CC) 15069 o toseanne Roseanne Promised Land 17663 7:00 7:30 8:00 8:30 9:00 9:30 Frontline 44717 Charlie Rose 23224 Movie "The Care and Handling of Roses" (1996) (CC) 57205 Neighborhood Historic Kansas 601601 |Sallna 57243 ilorlous Accident 68137 Life's 38663 Life's 7359 Nova 97865 Home Imp. Home Imp. News 25381 10:00 10:30 News 7475972 Tonight Show Coach 77446 News 7643446 Late Show Cheers 53866 Precious Memories 85040 News 19446 I Patrol 95866 Frontline 90972. SplnClty 57972 Dangerous Minds 51601 Spin City 9088 Dangerous Minds 26779 Movie "The Care and Handling of Roses" (1996) (CC) 37427 Major League Baseball Playoffs: ALCS Game 1-Teams TBA 173446 Movie "Anzlo" (1968) Cont'd [Movie * *» "The Karate Kid, Part Two" (1986) 2587137 Inside Out: Walt Disney's 25th 96022040 Movie "Terrified" (1996), Lisa Zane 998021 News 7563934 Roseanne News 6028205 News 6046601 News 8398427 Tonight Show Nlghtllne Late Show "Empire of the Sun" 28681953 Trlsha Yearwood 668359 Avonlea 311779 Movie "Synapse" (1994) 875446 Hot Line Movie ***» "Pulp Fiction" (1994) John Travolta. (CC) 79734408 Movie *** "The Bridges of Madison County" (1995) (CC) 112040 7830224 935862 Movie "Mad Dog and Glory" (1993) 6579576 Without Pity: Abilities 752021 Ghost-Dark. Roger Gorman Presents 937885 iMovie ** "Species" (1995) Ben Klngsley. (CC) 692175 News 501663 Inside Politics Larry King Live 698663 Picket Fences 2574663 Our House 9154934 World Today 618427 Miami Vice 2583311 Color 7525663 Color 7329866 Han Alive [Triumphs American Music Awards 20th Anniversary (R) (CC) 845779 Sports 768021 Honeyllne Picket Fences 2573934 Unbroken Circle 9183446 700 Club 680779 Women In Touch 9153205 Three Stooges 683866 Movie * * * * "Zorba the Greek" (1964) Anthony Quinn. 114408 "Old Dark Hse" 8142243 3669205 EB 7:00 7:30 The Road 422663 8:00 8:30 Prime Time Country 431311 Prime Time 836021 Gallagher [Spotlight Colorado Avalanche 416137 TompklnsSq. | Lounge Liz. ~ Dream On 9:00 News 790576 Buzzklll 9:30 Dance 241885 Dallas 421934 Hanks 349381 10:00 10:30 Singled Out Ren & Stlmpy A-Ust 6116205 Politically Inc. Dally 3822934 NHL Hockey San Jose Sharks at Colorado Avalanche. From McNichols Sports Arena. 892040 Auto Racing NASCAR SuperTruck Series. 395755 Aerobatics Ch. 436885 Sportscenter (CC) 439972 NHL Hockey New York Rangers at Florida Panthers. (Live) 5196934 NHL 480842 Murder, She Wrote 607311 [Boxing Quinn Navarre vs. Jimmy Thunder. (Live) (CC) 627175 Auto Racing |RPM 9736330 iilkStalkings 606682 Movie *** "Dress Gray" (1986) Alec Baldwin. A commandant covers up the truth behind a cadet's death. 404779 Movie * * "Kung Fu: The Movie" (1986) 4534068 I Movie *** "Kung Fu" (1971) 3487779 I 9264205 Lakers at Bulls 9166779 |Tracy Austin vs. Martina Navratllova 9161224~ Movie * * * "Diggstown" (1992} James Woods. 69571 News 414779 Unsolved Mysteries 697069 Movie *»"Changes" (1991) Cheryl Ladd. 677205 Politics |EqualTlme~ Movie "Susie Q" (1996) Cont'd Animals A to Z 768971 Wild Discovery 593935 Myth America America Secret-ol Alex Happy Days Biography 298363 Rivera Live 8261779 Charles Grodln 8274243 Rugby 7877779 Wlseguy 417866 Living 311137 [Mysteries America After Hours 8277330 Mystery Univ. IWorld-Wond Dawn to Dusk: Rhinos 193999 Wild West (Part 2 of 5) 433779 Lucy 542885 Munsters Quest lor the Ark (R) 446243 Myth America Mary 337040 I Rhode 879601 Movie "Scales of Justice" (1993) Patrick Malahlde. 898507 UnReal 213137 Maria 80663 Canaveral de Paslones 451088 Most Beautiful Women 690137 Jonny Quest iFllntstones Gossip 173885 Bugs 1560088 News 152392 Tom and Jerry Comlcvlew 312917 Primer Impacto Noc. 97427 Talk Soup Speed Racer Night Stand Super Friends Next Step Taxi 139595 Odd Couple Beyond 2000 America Law & Order 648804 Talk 115021 Notlclero Unl. Stern 753205 Rocky-Bullwin Sanford P. Impacto Stern 762953 Cartoon Planet PBS, Bunker Hill NBC, Wichita Fox., WIchlta-Salina CBS, Topeka Access 6, Salina Fox, Kansas City PBS, Wichita ABC, Kansas City ABC, Wichita Prevue O CBS, Wichita 8 NBC, Kansas City Encore IB Disney I Weather Channel I Clnemax IStarz I Education Access I Government Access I HBO I Showtime I CNN I Headline Newt I C-Span I Home Shopping Netwo* QVC If/X ) Odyssey Family Channel O Prime Sports Network BD WON, Chicago American Movie Classics 09 ESPN OD Cable Health Club Nashville Network GD ESPN2 ED UKetlme Country Music TV ED USA Network ED C-Span 2 MTV ED TNT ED CNBC VH1 ED WTBS, Atlanta ED Court TV Comedy Central ED Prime Sports Showcase BD MSNBC . TVI (ED Unlvlslon Discovery BO KTQSallna Marketplace The Learning Channel OB El Mind Extension OD Cartoon Network Nickelodeon 89 Food Channel Arts & Entertainment 6D Newsport BET O-B9 Request J t

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