(Daniel Taylor - Kelowna Capital News)

Morning Start: Could you attain your PHD while also being the lead singer of a famous rock band?

Your morning start for Tuesday, November 19th, 2019

Get out your umbrella or expect to get wet. Rain will be falling periodically all day.

Fun Fact of the day:

The lead singer of the Offspring, Dexter Holland, started attending school to achieve a doctorate in molecular biology while still in the band. He graduated in May of 2017.

The Offspring play Penticton, B.C. on their Canadian tour on Nov. 29.

Weather forecast according to Environment Canada:

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In case you missed it (ICYMI):

Two Okanagan teenagers that were missing since last Friday have been found. Read the story here.

Video of the day:

This video will be sure to give you a chuckle.

ALSO READ: RCMP cut free activists chained to Kelowna bank, placed under arrest

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