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Burg: Stop comparing the movie to the book

Madeline Burg, Columnist

November 23, 2014

Filed under Columns, Opinion

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...

Living for the City: Thanksgiving in Chicago

Miranda Leon, Columnist

November 19, 2013

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Columns & Reviews, Events, Food/Dining, The Current

As a college student, experiencing the holidays alone can be a bit depressing. After all of your friends catch their flights back home, it’s just you, a pumpkin pie and no one to share it with. But don’t fret. You may be one...

Outside Looking In: What not to say

Sofia Rada, Columnist

November 18, 2013

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Blogs, Current Blogs, Lifestyle, The Current

Before everyone leaves for Thanksgiving, I would like to say thanks for being so nice to us foreigners this quarter. For the most part we’ve felt welcomed and are super happy to be here and are adjusting well. But I’d like...