The Daily Northwestern

Burg: Stop comparing the movie to the book

Madeline Burg, Columnist

November 23, 2014

I had so been hoping that “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1” would actually open on Thanksgiving weekend in a burst of delicious food-based irony. But I think the holiday atmosphere extends backward to at least a week...

Burg: Why keeping up with pop culture is worth it

Madeline Burg, Columnist

October 12, 2014

On Saturday I heard someone say we’re now embarking on week four of this quarter, and I felt slightly sick. Could time really be moving that slowly? In my mind I’d already done a quarter’s worth of school work and basically...