Daily Talker: Should Athletes Be Penalized For Excelling In The Classroom?

A 12 year-old Lunenburg boy is no longer eligible to play on his football team after he skipped a grade in school because of his academic excellence. Should athletes be penalized for excelling in the classroom?


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Israeli Lawmakers To Visit Brandeis

Six Israeli lawmakers are headed to the United States this weekend for an intense study of American Jewish life amid concerns about a growing gap between American and Israeli Jews. The members of the Israeli parliament, the Knesset, arrive Sunday at Brandeis University, near Boston, then head to New York City mid-week as part of the inaugural Ruderman Fellows Program.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–04/02/2011