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Weekly Cartoon: Nov. 10

Brittany Granville

November 10, 2010


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Remind me not to see that doctor... Comic by Brittany Granville

Bob Dylan: Music that spans the generations

Brandon Barb & Emily Christman

November 3, 2010


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At 8 p.m. on Nov. 3, the man who shook the world of music will perform at the Bank of Kentucky Center. Bob Dylan's concert will mark the first and only to play at the BOKC this semester. Dylan’s career has been legendary, and coming to Northern Kentucky University is Dylan and his band’s nex...

Weekly Cartoon: Nov. 3

Brittany Granville

November 3, 2010


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Anybody remember what the actual issues are? Comic by Brittany Granville

Transsexual Transylvania arrives at NKU

Brandon Barb

October 31, 2010


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If you can only see one play at NKU this year, make it “The Rocky Horror Picture Show.” Director Michael Hatton has put together a terrific cast and has done an amazing job bringing the cult classic back to the stage. And for someone who doesn’t attend plays often, I was floored by everyone...

Norse Poll: Who is your favorite horror movie villain? Why?

Brandon Barb & Brittany Granville

October 27, 2010


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Norse Poll: Who is your favorite horror movie villain? Why? Each week, The Northerner interviews four Northern Kentucky University students to get their perspective on an issue. Readers are encouraged to share their answer in the comments section below. Readers may also suggest issues for the Norse P...

NKU brings Rocky to life

Brandon Barb

October 27, 2010


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As a fan of the original 1975 film I, like every fan on campus, was happy to hear that the cult classic is coming here to Northern Kentucky University. That’s right, the Department of Theatre and Dance is putting on its second production: “The Rocky Horror Picture Show.” The story is one that has...

Good scare on the cheap

Matthew Brewer

October 27, 2010


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Resting upon a hilltop overlooking St. Rita School for the Deaf is the site of a very believable haunted house. Other soon-to-be-scared folks and I waited in line for nearly an hour on Friday for our admission into the creepy 19th-century manor, while anticipation continued to build for the frights to...

Best scary movies

The Northerner Staff

October 27, 2010


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Jennifer Parker My favorite scary movie would have to be the original "Friday the 13th." Don't ask me why because it’s not even funny. Its a train wreck and you can't help but look and keep watching ;) Claire Higgins My favorite scary movie is "Saw 1" because it has always kept me on the edge of my se...

Weekly Cartoon: Oct. 27

Brittany Granville

October 27, 2010


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Go forth and spread the blood of the innocent

Fear comes to americana

Claire Higgins

October 13, 2010


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The artificial fog, throngs of teenagers and horrifically haunted houses were in full swing Friday night at Kings Island’s annual Halloween Haunt. Every year Halloween Haunt, held at Kings Island in Mason, Ohio, offers the tri-state a wicked park featuring 12 haunted houses, mazes and trails, along...

Weekly Cartoon: Oct. 13

Brittany Granville

October 13, 2010


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When to say no Comic by Brittany Granville

Authentic Mexican Food Finally Comes to N.Ky.

Brandon Barb

October 7, 2010


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What I like about Acapulco is the welcoming atmosphere and the amazing food, generally under $10. The most expensive items on the menu are the seafood, steak and fajita entrees, reaching the $20 range. But the best item on their eight-page menu is the Enchiladas Rancheras ($8.50)—a plate of thr...

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