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Amateur Drag Show to defy gender expectations through cosmic themes

Kelley Czajka, Reporter

February 3, 2016

Filed under Arts and Entertainment

A&E In an inter-galactic showdown, six students will compete for a chance to perform alongside professional Chicago drag stars in Rainbow Alliance’s space-themed Amateur Drag Show this weekend. The show is a chance ...

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 ...

Letter to the Editor: Schapiro’s vow to stop signing, answering petitions heightens chances of missing important issues

May 12, 2013

Filed under Letters to Editor, Opinion

Last week, President Morton Schapiro co-authored an article in the Wall Street Journal titled "We Didn't Sign at the Office" vowing to neither sign onto nor answer petitions. We understand that the "the number of signatures or...

The Rundown: Week of Jan. 28

Annie Bruce, Writer

January 30, 2013

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

J.J. Abrams has been named director of the new “Star Wars” movie. Abrams’ previous directing credits include the newly revamped “Star Trek” series, so he already has experience remaking a classic. Let the ultimate battle begin: ...

Insert Coin: Surprisingly, two evil empires can make good game

Will Podlewski, Columnist

November 29, 2012

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Columns & Reviews, Technology (Current), The Current

Video gaming isn’t cheap. With a torrent of online passes, downloadable content and system peripherals taking a huge bite out of gamers’ wallets, it’s harder than ever to get a decent value when you plunk down your hard-earned cas...

TV Preview: Boy meets fatherhood

Sydney Zink, Columnist

November 15, 2012

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

With the recent announcement of buzz-worthy developments like “Finding Nemo 2” and the “Star Wars” takeover, Disney has turned to the past for its future. Most recently, fans of  “Boy Meets World” met with mixed reactions...

Five Words For: Star Wars

Five Words For: Star Wars

October 31, 2012