Tiny Tim has some advice for unmotivated grade-schoolers: Go to work!
"If kids, after 8- or 9-years-old, aren't doing good in school, put them to work. Repeal all those child labor laws," the singer said. "You can tell at 8 or 9 if school's doing any good. If it isn't, don't let them linger there."Tim is working on a pilot for a children's show, "Tiny Tim & Friends."
MONDAY: NASA tentatively plans to launch the first of its new line of small, low-cost science satellites.
TUESDAY: Sentencing in New York City for crime boss John Gotti, convicted of racketeering and murder. The 19th annual Daytime Emmy Awards in New York City.
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