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a.MKE: 85th Academy Awards, DOT construction news, new Summerfest stage sponsor and WI Do-Not-Call list 2.25.13

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Argo, which told the story of the rescue operation that saved six Americans during the Iran hostage crisis, took home three Oscars at the 85th Academy Awards, included the biggest award of the night, best picture. Argo's Daniel Day-Lewis won best actor and Jennifer Lawrence won best actress.

New road construction is set to begin on westbound I-94, affecting many people's commutes. The Wisconsin DOT will be improving the freeway through the 35th Street interchange to help the flow of traffic. The construction will begin next week Monday and wrap up in May.

The deadline for registering for Wisconsin's Do Not Call list is fast approaching: Feb. 28th. To avoid telemarketers, register. You have to re-register every two years to stay on the list. A link to the Do Not Call page is found on here.

Uline has signed a three-year sponsorship deal to give its name to the former rock stage on the north end of Summerfest, a stage that hadn't been sponsored for the last two years. "Uline Warehouse" will offer a mix of classic rock, country, hard rock and blues.

Secret Soundtrack

1. Tagline from this 1998 Romantic-Drama:  Sometimes you have to break the rules to free your heart.

Song: Jr. Walker & The All Stars' "Shotgun"

 

2. Quote: "This from the guy who makes a midnight run to the video store and comes back with Booty Call and the Lion King!"

SONG: Bob Marley & The Wailers' "Could You Be Loved"

 

3. Characters: Delilah Abraham, Winston Shakespeare and Stella Payne

SONG: Marvin Gaye's "Got To Give It Up"

 

ANSWER: How Stella Got Her Groove Back