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NAMES IN THE NEWS

          VENUS WILLIAMS is featured on the front page of today's
     PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER under the header "Tennis' Newest Star
     Has All Eyes On Her" (PHILA. INQUIRER, 11/10)....Vikings QB
     BRAD JOHNSON, along with 10 to 12 other NFL players, will
     tape a special episode of "Wheel of Fortune."  The episode
     will air during Super Bowl week in January (Minneapolis STAR
     TRIBUNE, 11/8).....The DETROIT FREE PRESS profiles COLLEEN
     HOWE, wife of GORDIE HOWE, and her companies, Power Play
     International and Power Play Publications in today's paper
     (DETROIT FREE PRESS, 11/10)....Univ. of PA Wharton School
     Professor KENNETH SHROPSHIRE wrote in Sunday's N.Y. DAILY
     NEWS under the header "Blacks Must Speak Up If Stars Act
     Up."  Shropshire: "[W]hy isn't black America more critical? 
     Just as we condemn a Marge Schott for her racist comments,
     shouldn't we condemn the poor public behavior of athletes in
     the public eye?" (N.Y. DAILY NEWS, 11/9).

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