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Upcoming Grammys promise to entertain with big name collaborations

David Lee, Blogger

January 22, 2014

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Music, The Current

The 56th Annual Grammy Awards will be held Sunday, and I could not be more excited. Each of the three major awards shows — the Emmys, the Oscars and the Grammys — has its own style and flair, but the Grammys is the most e...

The Rundown: Week of Sept. 29

Devan Coggan, Copy Chief

October 3, 2013

Filed under Odds & Ends, The Current

Kanye West throws a Twitter tantrum over Jimmy Kimmel Last week, Kanye West reinforced his position as king of unnecessary Twitter rants with a string of profane tweets directed at Jimmy Kimmel. Kimmel spoofed a recent West i...

The Rundown: Week of May 19

Annie Bruce, Current Assistant Editor

May 22, 2013

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

After making it through cheating scandals and rumored rough patches, Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson have finally called it quits. Stewart, clearly in need of some cheering up (aka boy-bashing anthems), stopped by Tayl...

The Rundown: Week of Feb. 18

Annie Bruce, Writer

February 21, 2013

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

Sources report Gwyneth Paltrow wants to move beyond acting and be more like Jessica Simpson. Yes, you read that right. The source says the Academy Award-winning actress will still do some acting on the side, but she really wan...

Firing Squad: Frostbite Shuttles give students the cold shoulder

Caryn Lenhoff, Forum Editor

January 31, 2013

Filed under Contributors, Opinion

Let’s be blunt: Evanston is cold. We Northwestern students all knew what we were getting ourselves into when we decided to attend college near the infamously frigid city of Chicago, but we might not have been aware just how...

The Rundown: Week of Jan. 13

Annie Bruce, Writer

January 16, 2013

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

Britney Spears and fiance Jason Trawick have split up after dating for three years. The third time is not the charm for Spears, who has been married twice before. Spears also announced she is not returning as an "X Fact...

The Rundown: Week of Jan. 7

Annie Bruce, Writer

January 10, 2013

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

Justin Bieber will host “Saturday Night Live” Feb. 9, according to NBC. The pop sensation needs to recreate his image after being photographed allegedly smoking marijuana. Now the only stories focusing on him will be about...

Music Review: Taylor Swift teaches you to ‘Begin Again’

Angelene Sun, Columnist

October 23, 2012

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Columns & Reviews, Music, Reviews, Songs, The Current

It's finally here. After months of promotion going as far as the Papa John's pizza box, Taylor Swift, the American sweetheart known for her innocent looks and diary-spilling, guess-my-exes'-names lyrics, came back with her fo...