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The lowdown on television fandoms

Mollie Cahillane, Blogger

February 26, 2014

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

Since television was invented, there have been fans of programs. However, with the rise of the Internet and social networking, a new type of fan has emerged, someone who is part of a “fandom.” A fandom is essentially a group...

Low-commitment TV shows that won’t wreck your GPA

Devan Coggan, Copy Chief

October 10, 2013

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

Life as a full-time college student and a TV junkie can be rough. Between schoolwork and any current TV commitments, adding a new show to the mix seems impossible. If you're a typical overachieving Northwestern student, you...