November 25 2013
An orphaned sea lion pup found on the Pacific coast in Santa Barbara, California has found a new home in Milwaukee. 5 month old Nalu arrived at the Milwaukee County Zoo on November 7th and will be shown in public this spring. According to the Zoo, 1,000 sea lion pups are stranded on beaches each year.
Two college students from WI were named among this year's group of 32 Rhodes scholars from the U.S. Both students are pursuing their degrees in science. The prestigious Rhodes scholarships provide all expenses for two or three years of study at the University of Oxford in England. Info found here.
The deadline to sign up for Wisconsin's no-call list is Saturday. Anyone who signs up will receive protection from unwanted telemarketing calls starting January 1st. The free service, managed by the Wisconsin Department of Consumer Protection, is available for residential, voice over Internet and cellular phones.
High school students from schools in southeastern Wisconsin will join State Superintendent Tony Evers on Tuesday for the State's Youth Summit. This is the second year the state superintendent has held a Youth Summit to hear directly from students about their education and how it's preparing them for college and careers.
SECRET SOUNDTRACK - THE BIG CHILL
1. Tagline from 1983 Comedy/Drama "In a cold world, you need friends to keep you warm."
SONG: Rolling Stones "You Can't Always Get What You Want"
2. QUOTE: "Harold, don't you have any other music, you know, from this century?"
SONG: Spencer Davis Group "Gimmie Some Lovin'
3. The 8 main characters in the movie were played by Tom Berenger, Glenn Close, Jeff Goldblum, William Hurt, Kevin Kline, Mary Kay Place, Meg Tilly and JoBeth Williams.
SONG: Smokey Robinson & The Miracles "Second That Emotion"