Western Courier

The boys who love Batman

Hunter Kelley

December 7, 2011

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My parents always told me to enjoy my college years while I can because before I would know,it, they would be gone. They were right. Sadly, my days as an undergrad at Western are coming to an end. With this being (probably) the l...

You stay classy, Western Illinois

Pat Haynes

December 7, 2011

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Well, Western, it's been a long three and a half years, but it is finally time for us to part. In a week after this paper comes out, I can stop saying I'm a student and start saying I'm a college graduate. In the three years ...

Elana’s End of the Year list

Elana Katz Courier Staff

December 7, 2011

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One of my favorite parts of each year ending is the dozens of “best-of” lists that come out to wrap up the year. I thought it would only be fitting to wrap up my first year writing for The Edge with my favorite pop culture ...

Broadway play hits Macomb

Sandra sepaniak

December 7, 2011

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It's not every day that Western is treated to a show that's seen the stages of Broadway, let alone a show that can claim to have won the 2010 Pulitzer Prize for Drama. This coming weekend however, a production of the Tony Awar...

Tom Hardy: Comeback actor of the year

Hunter Kelley

November 30, 2011

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Today, Hollywood up-and-comers turned alcoholics or drug addicted burnouts are in no short order. Lindsay Lohan, Megan Fox and Joaquin Phoenix are all three prime examples of how to successfully screw up an otherwise booming career....

Harrison: Honoring a Beatle

November 30, 2011

Actors due for a comeback

Corey Walker courier staff

November 16, 2011

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Even the best actors and actresses have down periods.Whether the reason is a burnout, a break or a drug-fueled nervous breakdown, some actors just need some time out of the limelight.From the honorable professionals to the hot...

Females froting indie pop

Kathryn Brostowitz

November 16, 2011

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Contrary to popular belief, the idea that a woman can survive the musical industry without the help of a record label to support her is not as farfetched as it may seem.Listed below are three unsigned female musical artists t...

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