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#Gladiators and #Olitz: ‘Scandal’ takes over Twitter

Devan Coggan, Copy Chief

November 14, 2013

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Columns & Reviews, The Current, TV

If you’re on Twitter, you may have noticed that on Thursday nights, your feed devolves into a lot of nonsense about gladiators in suits and white hats. The normally articulate people you follow may begin tweeting with bizarre...

The Rundown: Week of Nov. 10

Devan Coggan, Copy Chief

November 14, 2013

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies, Music, Odds & Ends, The Current, Theater, TV

Miley Cyrus apparently smokes joint onstage at EMAs Miley Cyrus brought her love for awards show drama to the MTV Europe Music Awards on Sunday, twerking onstage with a female dwarf performer and, after accepting the award ...

Here We Go Again: Quotes of the Week

Chanel Vargas, Reporter

November 14, 2013

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies, Odds & Ends, The Current, TV

“My number one choice is Simon because I like the name.” — Simon Cowell on what he would name his son. “Wow. You guys are awesome. So kind. Thank you thank you thank you! PS. Babies eat mostly salsa right?” — Ac...

The Blog Has Spoken: ‘Survivor’ episode 8

Claire Cinquegrani, Columnist

November 12, 2013

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Blogs, Current Blogs, The Current, TV

King Aras has been dethroned. Or has Sir Aras been de-knighted? In any case, the newly merged tribe, Kasama, took advantage of Aras’ loss to his brother during the individual immunity challenge and took out one of the major...

The Blog Has Spoken: ‘Survivor’ episode 7

Claire Cinquegrani, Columnist

October 31, 2013

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Blogs, Columns & Reviews, Current Blogs, The Current, TV

Just like last week, Galang had another easy vote. Surprisingly in both cases that “easy vote” was Vytas, yet he’s still clinging onto the game after Laura B’s trust-ruining blunder (did she learn nothing about trust after Kat’s exit last week?). Though it can be risky to get rid of players wh...