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Five words for a Mumford and Sons Grammy win

Alex Burnham, Staff Writer

February 13, 2013

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Music, Odds & Ends, Quotes, The Current

Mumford and Sons won best album at the Grammy Awards Sunday for "Babel." The 12-track album, which is accompanied by three bonus songs, continues where the indie-folk group left off with "Sigh No More." The Current and Daily staffers,...

Here We Go Again: Quotes of the week

Alex Burnham, Writer

February 13, 2013

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Music, Odds & Ends, Quotes, The Current

“Until this issue is resolved … I will not go to the bathroom.” – Actor Matt Damon. Damon, co-founder of the organization Water.org, implores viewers to donate $25 to provide a person somewhere in the world with clean w...

Q&A with Eco-Reps president Brenna Ledvora

Sam Freedman, Writer

February 13, 2013

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Lifestyle, Personality Profiles, Profiles, Quotes, The Current

The Eco-Reps are a group of Northwestern students committed to engaging and educating their on-campus peers about sustainable living. They’re members of their hall governments and Greek exec boards, proud owners of snazzy green...

Q&A with “A Midwestern” director Jon Fraaza, producers Madison Berry and Shivani Chanillo

Sam Freedman, Writer

February 6, 2013

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies, Personality Profiles, Profiles, Quotes, The Current

“A Midwestern,” the 2013 recipient of Studio 22’s highly sought-after $7,500 Bindley Grant, is the story of two Wisconsinite brothers en route to retrieve $500,000 from their uncle’s cabin. The younger must avoid a fea...

Five Words for a potential Hillary Clinton presidential candidacy

Alex Burnham, Writer

January 30, 2013

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Odds & Ends, Quotes, The Current

President Obama and outgoing Secretary of State Hillary Clinton interviewed with "60 Minutes" Friday. The pair discussed many topics, but one point of the conversation centered on a possible Clinton White House run in 2016. The Current and Dail...

Here We Go Again: Quotes of the week

Alex Burnham, Writer

January 30, 2013

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Odds & Ends, Quotes, The Current

“Regarding Ms. Knowles-Carter’s vocal performance, no one in the Marine Band is in a position to assess whether it was live or pre-recorded” – A Marine spokesperson in relation to Beyonce’s alleged lip syncing. The...