HIGH LIFE : Six Named Centennial Good Will Ambassadors DAWN STONE and In Cecil Adams' column "The Straight Dope," which has appeared in
alternative newspapers since 1973, he answered the following letter: and "Is midnight a.m. or p.m.? Does it belong to the day before or to the
day to come?" and "Midnight belongs neither to the day before nor the day after," Adams
replied, "and it is not proper to designate midnight as either a.m. or p.m. Midnight is the dividing line between days, in the same sense that the present is the dividing line between the future and the past. Midnight is defined in terms of noon--i.e., it's exactly 12 hours after noon. Noon, in turn is that instant at which the sun is at its highest point in the sky. So 'noon' is that unmeasureable instant during which the sun is neither ascending nor descending in the sky." and "There is something going on now in Mexico that I happen to think is
cruelty to animals. What I'm talking about, of course, is cat juggling."--Steve Martin, comedian
Studio City Outscores Van Nuys-Notre Dame to End 14-Year Drought AL BRAVO and In other District 20 playoff games: and Chatsworth 11, Newhall-Saugus (Santa Clarita) 4--Carlos Campos pitched
a complete game and was 3 for 5 at the plate as Chatsworth eliminated Newhall-Saugus. and Woodland Hills (West) 24, Encino-Crespi 3--Led by catcher Mike Kerber,
Woodland Hills (24-5) pounded out 11 extra-base hits to remain alive in the consolation bracket. and Kerber was 5 for 6 with 2 doubles, a home run and 8 runs batted in.
Ryan McGuire was 5 for 6 with two RBIs.