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Clothes lines:Business casual for the young and jobless

Chelsea Peng

April 18, 2012

Filed under Columns

Suit up, kids. Whether you've already signed on as an all-purpose drudge (intern, for short) or you're still looking for a way to avoid your parents this summer, a foray into the adult working world means you're obligated to...

Technically speaking:Time to talk net neutrality

Corey Mcmahon

April 18, 2012

Filed under Columns

This week, a guy named Reed Hastings got a bit annoyed with something about his Xbox. Hastings, the founder and CEO of Netflix, decided now is as good as any time to talk about the issue of net neutrality. The best way to de...

Between the sheets:High-budget porn goes overboard

Tonya Starr

April 18, 2012

Filed under Columns

In the aftermath of a very inspiring Sex Week, I realized I'd never watched a full-length porno and started asking around for recommendations. After many awkward conversations and surprising texts, I borrowed a friend's copy of...

Theater Review: Northwestern’s Theatre & Interpretation Center makes magic with ‘The Little Prince’

Avi Small

April 17, 2012

Filed under Columns

Theater Review: "The Little Prince" When, in a storm of lights and sound, the curtain rose on the set of "The Little Prince," there was an audible gasp from the audience. This production, playing at Northwestern's Theatre and Inte...

Music Review: Lollapalooza line-up, 4 acts to check out

Jennifer Suh

April 17, 2012

Filed under Columns

The official lineup for Lollapalooza was released last week with the headliners Red Hot Chili Peppers, The Black Keys, Black Sabbath and Jack White coinciding with the theme colors of red, black and white. Besides these ma...

Movie Review: The Christian Blues; ‘Blue Like Jazz’ takes its sermon to the liberals

Britta Hanson

April 17, 2012

Filed under Columns

The Christian Blues: Blue Like Jazz takes its sermon to the liberals Don Miller does not like jazz. Despite his fondness for John Coltrane's "A Love Supreme," this evangelist stick in the mud can't stand the genre because it "...

TV Review: HBO’s ‘Girls’ brings the struggles of 20-somethings to the small screen

Mackenzie Bronk

April 17, 2012

Filed under Columns

Chances are, if you've heard about the new HBO comedy, "Girls," you've heard about it so much it makes you sick. "Girls" has been one of the most hyped shows of the past year, mostly because of its two producers, Judd Ap...

Technically speaking: Will Instagram lose its cool?

Corey Mcmahon

April 11, 2012

Filed under Columns

If you have not already heard, Facebook bought Instagram, the popular photo-sharing service with more than 27 million users, on Monday. In Facebook's announcement of the acquisition, CEO Mark Zuckerberg said Instagram will rem...

Music Review: Alabama Shakes

Avi Small

April 11, 2012

Filed under Columns

For years we've read obituaries for rock music. In 2006, CNN.com published an article declaring, "Rock and roll is dead. RIP." The obituaries for rock 'n' roll music have kept coming since, as Lady Gaga and Rihanna's brand of...

Between the sheets: Getting it on dorm-style

Tonya Starr

April 11, 2012

Filed under Columns

If you're a freshman living in a dorm, you've probably gotten close enough with the people in your hallway that you want to f*%k at least one of them. If you're a sophomore living in the same dorm for a second year, you've pr...

Clothes lines: Worry-free debauchery

Chelsea Peng

April 11, 2012

Filed under Columns

You see her early in the morning, teetering down Sheridan in last night's platforms. She's bleary-eyed, hair askew and makeup smudged. She self-consciously tugs on the hem of her now-inappropriate bandage skirt as she avoids th...

Dirty Talk: The problem with our sexual slang

Tonya Starr

April 3, 2012

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Columns

"Balls deep." "Doing the Nasty." "Poo-tang." "Tap That Ass." "Pound the Punanni Pavement." "Copious Amounts of Booty Sex." "Shaboink." These are just seven of 167 results for "sex or sexual intercourse" in the Online Slang D...