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Here We Go Again: Quotes of the week

Annie Bruce, Reporter

October 31, 2012

“They try to figure out where I go when I go to film ‘X-Factor.’ They’re like, ‘Mommy’s going off to be a superhero.’ And then I get back, and they just see me as Mommy.” – Britney Spears, on what her two sons think when she le...

The Rundown: Week of Oct. 14

Haley Boston, Columnist

October 17, 2012

This week in the lives of the rich and famous… We’ve all heard of movie spin-offs of television shows (though they love to make us wait forever — that means you, “Arrested Development”), but have we ever successfully...

TV Review: ‘Nashville’ pilot out of tune, lacks originiality

Haley Boston, Columnist

October 17, 2012

A pilot episode of a one-hour drama is formulaic by nature because it must satisfy a variety of needs. It has to draw in the audience while establishing setting, character, plot, and most importantly, a lasting conflict. It must...

Football: Northwestern prepares big-game atmosphere against Nebraska

Josh Walfish, Gameday Editor

October 15, 2012

When Northwestern breaks out the black jerseys, it's a big game for the Wildcats. Two seasons ago it was the Wrigleyville Classic against Illinois, and last year it was the first of three consecutive night games when NU ho...