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Christopher Wayne and Mike Tyler, co-stars of

Sexy magic, naked bodies, Aussie accent: ‘Naked Magicians’ strip for ChicAHgo

March 13, 2017

Christopher Wayne was eating fish tacos at a restaurant in Worcester, Massachusetts when a group of older women stopped to give him and Mike Tyler a slice of their birthday cake. The duo from Brisbane,...

Approximately seven students shared their concerns with college administrators and faculty about the recently proposed department merges during a Feb. 21 student forum.

Students voice concerns at sparse proposal forum

February 27, 2017

During a student forum for feedback on proposed departmental mergers, senior cinema art and science major Lorenzo Leyva questioned whether it would be beneficial to combine the Cinema Art and Science and Television departments. “I acknowledge that TV is evolving into a more cinema...

Body positive workshop wants women to feel like ‘bombshells’

Sydney Lyons, director of Bombshell Movement Studio, will be the instructor for a plus-size only pole dancing workshop intended as a safe space for plus size women to feel comfortable with themselves. 

By Arts & Culture Reporter

October 3, 2016

A local pole dancing studio will include plus-size women in its mission of body positivity with the studio’s upcoming plus-size only workshop.Sydney Lyons, director of Bombshell Movement Studio in Beve...

James Murray Jackson Jr. co-authored “Unspeakable” and portrays Richard Pryor in the show.

‘Unspeakable’ show brings complex life of Richard Pryor to light

October 12, 2015

“Unspeakable,” an inside look at the life of comedian and social critic Richard Pryor, premiered in Chicago Oct. 6 at the Broadway Playhouse at Water Tower Place. According to James Murray Jackson Jr...

‘Pink Viagra’ not a feminist victory

By Abby Seitz, Opinions Editor

September 8, 2015

Sexual arousal disorders were first recognized in the inaugural edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders in 1952. Within one year, the Food and Drug Administration approved Delatestryl to treat erectile dysfunction in men. However, there was no treatment for women struggling with a low libido until August 2015, when the FDA approved flibanserin. The drug is expected to be available nationwide as e...

Seven Harry Potter books in just 70 minutes

By Dannis Valera

November 26, 2012

70 minutes, seven Harry Potter books. This is the tagline of Potted Potter, a parody of the Harry Potter series by former BBC TV hosts Daniel Clarkson and Jefferson Turner.The parody duo first met in 2005 when Clarkson needed a partner to do a show for the midnight launch of the sixth book—the first five books in five minutes. He found Turner as he was performing on the streets of London.“That’s the kind of style I wa...

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