In the other deals, Sun Microsystems signed on as the lead sponsor on the “Blues Bros. Smokin’ Tees Celebrity Golf Classic.” The actual event was held last week, but will air in syndication in late July or early August. While Sun and associate sponsor Callaway Golf will have on site signage and hospitality, the crux of the sponsorship is the TV buy, with each advertiser getting four spots..
Portions of this year’s festival were devoted to getting children interested in science. Besides the multimedia performance “Icarus at the Edge of Time,” Stuart Firestein, a Columbia professor of biological sciences, talked with children during a June 3 science street fair about the differences between taste and flavor and the role our sense of smell plays in our ability to taste. To illustrate the lesson, Firestein handed out two jellybeans to each child one to chew while they pinched their noses closed and the other to simply enjoy..
Donning a uniform and taking to the mound as starting pitcher for the Schaumburg Flyers, 96 year old Ted “Double Duty” Radcliffe became the oldest player to appear in a professional baseball game Saturday night. Radcliffe’s historic feat culminated the minor league baseball team’s salute to the Negro Leagues. Radcliffe and eight other Negro League veterans from the Chicago area were honored in a ceremony held before the Flyers hosted the Fargo Moorhead RedHawks. He can tell stories seemingly forever, drawn from the experience of his 95 years of life and 32 years of playing baseball in the now defunct Negro Leagues. In one breath, there are stories filled with the innocence of youth, of blue sky and white cloud days dominated by the thrill of being paid for..
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Schumpmaker’s laboratory, Schumpmaker and his two remaining employees interrogate a flippant Shore Leave. Suddenly Brock drops from the ceiling, killing the nameless scientists and incapacitating Schumpmaker. Terminates only villains who do not abide by the rules of organized villainy mandated by institutions like the Guild Of Calamitous Intent, and then kills him.Meanwhile, The Monarch heads to a meeting with supervillain Monstroso.