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1: Good Morning. Would everyone please rise for the Pledge of Allegiance?

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1+2: I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America

And to the Republic for which it stands

One nation, under God, indivisible, with Liberty and Justice for All.

1: Please be seated.

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2: Good morning, and welcome to the Daily 2. Today is Thursday, October 4th and it's a Day 5.

1: Happy birthday today to Domenic B., Celia F., James M, and Emily G.. More from her later!

2: Entre choices for today’s lunch include a variety of pizza choices, chicken tender wrap, and chicken Caesar salad served with marinated chic peas, fresh fruit & veggie bar and ice cold milk.

1: After school activities today include Directed Study in the Library, Ultimate Frisbee on the Back Field, Mindfulness and Crafts in Room 206, Scratch Programming in Room 251, Ahern Cross Country in the New Gym, and Chess Club in 208.

2: For students in the music program, today is an Instrument day.

1: Ultimate Frisbee will meet on the recess fields right after school today.

2: Bring sneakers, water and sign up for the late bus!

1: Now, a special presentation!

[VIDEO: Chess]

2: That's Chess Club in 208, starting today.

1: Next, we have the answer to this week's trivia question. We asked "What percentage of candy sold in the united states is purchased for Halloween"?

2: We got 76 guesses this week, including 11 who got the right answer, which is 25%

1: Congratulations and thanks for guessing.

2: We have two brief videos featuring real news this morning.

1: The first is a new story, courtesy of WCVB Channel 5, about an Ahern student who has accomplished great things!

[VIDEO: WCVB story]

2: Wow, that's really impressive. Congratulations Emily!

1: Finally, here's C and G Real News!

[VIDEO: C and G Real News]

1: That's all folks. I'm George.

2: And I’m Chris. Behind the scenes today, we had Lydia, Colleen, Liam, and Fiona.

1+2: And that was your Daily 2!