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5 Words for… Eli Manning

Allison Lasher

January 29, 2012

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Gossip

Quarterback Eli Manning led the Giants to yet another Super Bowl win. The Daily and The Current staffers respond: "Manning, you are the MAN." -Jillian Sandler "The only Manning for me." -Michele Corriston "Little brother on top now." -Jan...

[Your 2 Cents on]… Rihanna and Super Bowl

Brianna Keefe and Adele Kuforiji

January 29, 2012

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Gossip

What were your first thoughts when you heard Paul Farmer was giving your Commencement address? "Who is he? If he can make me laugh or tell an inspiring story, ok. But after Stephen Colbert? -Erin Campbell, Weinberg ‘12 "...

Twit Picks Feb.9

Maggie Kadifa

January 29, 2012

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Gossip

@NrthwesternGrl: Then I had a life crisis trying to decide whether or not to drop chemistry. #northwesterngirl (Feb. 3) @_raeeeee: SB learnings: Adriana Lima in high demand, dogs & beer still important, nostalgia as ad tactic, Twitter halft...

Your 2 cents on Heidi Klum’s divorce and New Year’s Resolutions

Brianna Keefe and Brianna Keefe

January 23, 2012

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Gossip

Compiled by Brianna Keefe and Adele Kuforiji What are your thoughts on Heidi Klum and Seal's pending divorce? "This isn't real, is it?" -Kate Jaruseski, Weinberg junior "It further confirms the idea that Beauty and the Beast can'...

[TWIT]: TwitPicks Jan. 12

Maggie Kadifa and Maggie Kadifa

January 23, 2012

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Gossip

@laurasverchek: can't seem to do anything productive.. it's still break right? #indenial (Jan. 4) @MattBellassai: You know you've created a scene in lecture when you've showered an entire row with a venti Starbucks. But it's ok, I charged the...

Five Words for SNL star Kenan Thompson

Allison Lasher and Allison Lasher

January 23, 2012

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Gossip

One half of everyone's favorite 90's Nickelodeon duo and current "SNL" cast member, Kenan Thompson, hits NU Friday. The Daily and The Current staffers respond: come." -Elyse Roth "What ever happened to Kel?" -Ava Wallace "Doe...

Twit Picks Jan. 26

Maggie Kadifa

January 23, 2012

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Gossip

@sarahdavidson25: i don't know what to do with my life since i finished game of thrones (Jan. 16) @BriggsG: I feel like the word "artsy" carries a negative connotation. (Jan. 18) w @FakeMorty: Remember, the best way to avoid frostbite is to stand...

This Week We’re obsessed with…Online Shopping

Allison Lasher

January 22, 2012

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Gossip

The hard facts of going to Northwestern are as follows: It's freezing, and if you find a way to cope with the cold, do so recklessly and without hesitation. Winter Quarter normally finds me in a funk. We're ripped away from Wint...

This week we’re obsessed with…Sundance Film Festival

Britta Hanson

January 17, 2012

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Gossip

In the film industry, January and February are focused almost exclusively on the long race to the Oscars. With the deafening hubbub over last year's films, it's a shock to realize that a new year, and a new crop of movies, is...

I’d App that… ShopSavvy

Yoona Ha

January 17, 2012

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Gossip

Name: ShopSavvy Developer: ShopSavvy, Inc. Price: Free Requirements: Requires Android 2.1 and up, also compatible with iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad. Requires iOS 4.0 or later. Released: October 31, 2008 Category: Shopping and Utiliti...

Jan. 19 Twit Picks

Maggie Kadifa

January 17, 2012

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Gossip

@CHETHAZE: All my girls in the fur hooded jackets and the leggings I see you (Jan. 12) @bridgetdmac: played in untouched snow on the beach and made a snow angel in the middle of sheridan. i like to flirt with both danger and frostbite (...

Five Words for…Betty White’s 90th birthday

Megan Patsavas

January 17, 2012

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Gossip

America's favorite Golden-Girl-turned-spitfire had her 90th birthday this week! The Daily and The Current staffers share their birthday wishes: "America's favorite nonagenarian: still year." -Alyssa Mercado "Can she be my grandmother...