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Dry your tears: Life after "The Daily Show"

Dry your tears: Life after "The Daily Show"

By Boswell Hutson

February 16, 2015

In 2007, Pew Research Center, one of the most renowned polling entities in the world, did a survey to find out which journalistic medium’s viewers (or readers) were most knowledgeable. This was based on a set of political questions like “Who is our current Speaker of the House?” and “Is the Chief...

Q & A with the creators of Illini Crushes & Confessions

Q & A with the creators of Illini Crushes & Confessions

By Annabeth Carlson

December 9, 2013

“Illini Crushes & Confessions” and “UIllinois Crushes” are popular Facebook and Twitter pages that allow students to anonymously post about their crushes or get something off their chests. Started in March, the Facebook page has more than 4,200 likes, and the Twitter account has more than 3,...