The Daily Northwestern

This week we’re obsessed with… Reality TV

Megan Patsavas

January 10, 2012

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Gossip

I sat down with my bracket and started filling it in. Who would make it to the end? Who would get cut early on? After a little research and a lot of guesswork, I had finally narrowed it down to one-the winner-the woman who would...

Your 2 cents on…Brad Pitt’s cane and NU victory

Brian Lasman

January 10, 2012

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Gossip

Brad Pitt was walking around with a cane during the Golden Globes. What do you think it was really for? "So he can reach out and save... babies with the ...

Useless questions: Nov. 17

Alyssa Clough

November 15, 2011

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Gossip

This week's Useless Questions chats it up with Peter O'Neill, team captain of the Northwestern men's soccer team. The men's soccer team heads to the first round of the NCAA tournament on Thursday after winning both the Big Te...

Useless questions: Nov. 10

Jacqueline Andriakos

November 15, 2011

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Gossip

This week's useless questions sits down with John Shurna, forward for the Northwestern men's basketball team. What is your favorite dinosaur and why? Any dinosaur from The Land Before Time. If you could be one female superstar for a day who w...

The backburner: Nov. 10

Amber Gibson

November 15, 2011

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Gossip

As much as I love dining out in Chicago, I can't neglect the great dining just blocks from campus. Evanston even holds the coveted "dining capital of the North Shore" title. If you have a favorite restaurant or one you want to...

The backburner: A dining column – Nov. 3

Amber Gibson

November 1, 2011

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Gossip

As the temperature drops, why not treat yourself to an afternoon tea? While there's nothing wrong with a butternut squash bisque or hearty chili, afternoon tea is daintier and more luxurious. You can eat, drink and warm up wi...

Useless Questions: Nov. 3

Alyssa Clough

November 1, 2011

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Gossip

This week, we sit down with Jasmine Hubbard of ReFresh and Suzanne Hutt of Boomshaka. If you were forced to theme your wedding, what would it be? Jasmine: I would definitely make it some sort of video game theme. Right now I'm thinking Super Mario. Me and my husband would ...

The Gold Star Chart: Pop culture victories for Oct. 27

Ashley Fetters

October 26, 2011

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Gossip

President Obama has been saying a lot of things lately, with varying degrees of approval among the fabled 99 percent. Here's one Obama-ism we totally endorse, though: This week, the President told Jay Leno on "The Tonight Sho...

The Rundown: Oct. 27

Rachel Morello

October 26, 2011

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Gossip

Gleek out Sam's back! Although Fox didn't renew his contract, Chord Overstreet (Sam) will be returning to "Glee" for multiple episodes this winter, as confirmed by the show's co-creator Ryan Murphy. Fans are thrilled by the ...

Useless Questions: Oct. 27

Alyssa Clough

October 26, 2011

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Gossip

This week, we talk to Andie Schroeder, Johnny Langan and Steph Asplundh, Project Scare co-chairs. What's your spirit animal? Andie: It's so cliche, but I have to go with dolphin. They have so much fun and they're always hanging o...

The Rundown: Oct. 20

Rachel Morello

October 18, 2011

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Gossip

From Hogwarts to higher education Harry Potter star Emma Watson started classes at Oxford University in England this week, beginning a year "abroad" from her studies as a junior at Brown University. Um, isn't she just spendin...