Archive for Sunday, January 10, 2010

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KU vs. Tennessee Inside the old downtown Masonic Temple
With Big 12 play starting for Kansas this week, who do you believe is the best team in the conference?

Poll results

Response Percent
Total 3402
How many turnovers will KU have against Tennessee's defensive pressure on in-bounds plays?

Poll results

Response Percent
5 or more
Total 79

Lead stories

12:00 a.m.
How to embrace your cabin fever
January 9, 2010 in print edition on 1C
Old Man Winter, you’re given us the fever. And not the kind worth singin’ about either — though we surely have the time to hum a tune or 80.
6:00 a.m.
Kansas State University president Kirk Schulz with Kansas University Chancellor Bernadette Gray-Little at a Kansas Board of Regents meeting. Becoming a Wildcat
January 10, 2010 in print edition on 1A
It’s not hard to find out what’s on Kirk Schulz’s mind. The 46-year-old Kansas State University president regularly maintains a blog and a Facebook page, and he Tweets. And it’s him behind the keyboard, not an assistant or someone from the university’s promotions department.
10:00 a.m.
Governor Mark Parkinson addresses the state legislature during a joint session of the house and senate in the house chamber of the capital building in this April 2009 file photo. Tough session awaits: Lawmakers must get budget in balance without harming state
January 10, 2010 in print edition on 1A
An old adage, “you don’t eat your seed corn,” is getting used a lot around the Capitol these days.
3:30 p.m.
Kansas players shoot around before tipping off against Tennessee, Sunday, Jan. 10, 2009 at the Thompson-Boling Arena in Knoxville. FINAL: Unbeaten no more: No. 1 KU falls to No. 16 Tennessee, 76-68
2:14 p.m., January 10, 2010 Updated 7:47 p.m.
Tennessee walk-on Skylar McBee’s leaning, off-balanced three-pointer with 36 seconds left killed a KU comeback, as the Jayhawks fell to 14-1.
7:00 p.m.
Jesse Lee, Lawrence, jumps off a mound of snow Saturday near the Campanile on the Kansas University campus. Outdoor enthusiasts take on Mount Oread snow
January 10, 2010 in print edition on 1B
Mount Oread ski resort? That’s what it looked like briefly Saturday afternoon as five snowboarders were perched just skier’s left of the Campanile, buckling in their bindings and about to take off down the hill.

All stories

How to get in touch with legislators
12:00 a.m., January 10, 2010 Updated 11:58 p.m. in print edition on A3
Here’s how to get in touch with area legislators:
Media may be even more social than some think
January 10, 2010 in print edition on A5
Social media make you more social, more involved, not less.
Crew praise
January 10, 2010 in print edition on B7
To the editor: Kudos to Tom Orzulak and his very dedicated crew.
Joke about guns not so funny
January 10, 2010 in print edition on B7
The astonishing thing is that he did it even after.
Survival strategy
As state leaders tackle their annual budget negotiations, vision and dreams will have to take a back seat to practicality.
January 10, 2010 in print edition on B7
Proposing a state budget often is an opportunity for the Kansas governor to set visionary or lofty goals for the state.
Poet’s Showcase: ‘The Perennial Message’
January 10, 2010 in print edition on D3
My body and my mind are friends of mine;