August 12, 2005: Ruminating on the problem of Grad School Again
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A holiday concert includes performances by Karen Clark-Sheard, the Winans, and Hezekiah Walker and the Love Fellowship Crusade Choir. On his birthday, Adam believes his life isn't going anywhere-mostly because he's been living with Ellen for too long. But she says the wrong thing during her toast on the eve of the ceremony. What can be done to prevent it? Scientists follow the breeding cycle of emperor penguins and recall a similar expedition conducted by three researchers in 1911. Observed: mating rituals; the incubation and hatching of eggs; how the species has adapted to the harsh climate. Meanwhile, John defends a restaurateur being sued for serving horsemeat.

Ron Henry