Friday, March 15, 2013
Pittsburgh Regional FIRST Robotics Competition
Thursday, March 14: Practice Day Friday - Saturday, March 15 - 16: Competition Full schedule: http://www.pittsburghfirst.org/programs/frc The Pittsburgh Regional FIRST Robotics Competition is an annual showdown between competing high school teams from Western Pennsylvania, Ohio, West Virginia, Maryland, New York, Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Canada. FIRST combines the excitement of sports with science and technology to create a unique varsity Sport for the Mind™. Under strict rules, limited resources, and time limits, teams of students are challenged to design, build, test, brand, and find local funding to compete in a different game every year. This three day event is free and open to the public.
Today the 49th Super Bowl will be played between the Seattle Seahawks and the New England Patriots. According to Dial Global over 23 million tuned in and over 111 million watched the big game in 2014. Before this current NFL season even kicked off, the league was facing situations involving two high profile running backs Ray Rice and Adrien Peterson. Two weeks ago the NFL launched an investigation into deflate gate.
KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll Do you think President Obama should seriously consider returning Guantamo Bay and compensate Cuba for the embargo?