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Twit Picks/Your 2 Cents

Rachel Janik

May 8, 2012

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Gossip

Twit Picks @Ethan_Booker: I'd be a bad horse owner 'cause my horse would ALWAYS lose and I'd ALWAYS ask it, "Why the long face?". (May 5) @danecook: If you can't face the truth just text it. (May 9) @AshKetchum151: #ICantStand...

Five words for Angelina Jolie’s right leg

Allison Lasher

February 27, 2012

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Gossip

Angelina Jolie gave new meaning to the phrase "If you got it, flaunt it" at Sunday's Oscars. The star fiercely jutted her right leg out of her high-slitted dress and struck a memorable pose while walking the red carpet and pr...

Twit Picks March 1

Maggie Kadifa

February 27, 2012

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Gossip

@NorrisCatLady: Stealing 2% milk from Norbucks for my baby #success #notsorry (Feb. 24) @Adillon7990: Getting warmed up for tonight with the Best of the 80s Reloaded on Pandora @NUDeeGee #Tacky80s (Feb. 25) @vincefitz: Going to a ...

Your Two Cents on the worst dressed at the Oscars and reading week

Brianna Keefe

February 27, 2012

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Gossip

Who do you think was the worst dressed at the Oscars? "Penelope Cruz. She just looked old and matronly. Maybe it was the hair." -Jermaine Dictado, Weinberg ‘14 "It was a disappointing year. Probably Meryl Streep. Actual...

This week we’re obsessed with the ‘Glee’ winter finale

Colleen Park

February 27, 2012

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Gossip

An episode of "Glee" is usually like a really boring car crash. Except this time, you're watching because there's a group of cute, über-talented dancing monkeys strapped to the hood. Spoiler alert, the latest episode and winte...

This week we’re obsessed with Broadway in Chicago

Allison Lasher

February 20, 2012

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Gossip

To say I'm not a good singer would be an understatement, but tone deaf is going too far. I prefer the term "vocally challenged." Simply put, when my raspy voice is set to music, it sounds like a cat shrieking with a mouthful of...

5 Words for… Whitney Houston

Allison Lasher

February 14, 2012

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Gossip

Music legend Whitney Houston passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, leaving behind numerous fans who expressed their sadness, reminisced about her music and celebrated her life. The Daily and The Current staffers respond in fi...

The Week That Was/This Week NU Students Were NOT

Katy Kim

February 13, 2012

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Gossip

"Spring Awakening" The Theatre and Interpretation Center held its opening performance of "Spring Awakening" Friday. The award-winning musical was reinterpreted by Northwestern alumnus and faculty member Geoff Button. The per...

The Rundown

Iman Childs

February 13, 2012

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Gossip

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This Weekend on Campus/Diversions & Excursions

Genna Krecicki

February 13, 2012

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Gossip

Event: "Cabaret" Where: The Louis Room, 1999 Campus Drive When: Thursday, Feb. 16 at 8 p.m.; Friday, Feb. 17 at 7 p.m. and 10 p.m.; Saturday, Feb. 18 at 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. WAVE Productions presents "Cabaret," a scandalous stor...

This Week We’re Obsessed With…Gotye

Celia Skaggs

February 7, 2012

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Gossip

I'm not going to lie. This Christmas break, I spent the vast majority of my time on various social media websites, ranging from Facebook to Tumblr and everything in between. Luckily, all of my Internet trolling was completely worth...

This Week We’re Obsessed With: ‘Downton Abbey’

Chelsea Peng

January 30, 2012

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Gossip

Anyone who's been in the same room with me as I watch "Downton Abbey" inevitably emerges an hour later with ringing ears and unpleasant memories of prolonged squealing and hyperventilating. And this is coming from a girl who can unflinchingly...