Say what you want about Madonna, but when every pop star who follows you is compared to you, that says a lot. On her new album, "MDNA," Madonna shows why the original is always the best.
When Victor Hugo's masterpiece was transferred from book to stage, it transcended to a whole new level that only theatre could invoke - a portrayal of humanism so deep that the final scene of the protagonist's departure to heaven moved the entire audiences to tears.
The Sept. 21 production of "Les Miserables" was profoundly touching with the culmination of many themes wrapped into a beautiful interplay of morale and cataclysm.
Television's most scrumptious guilty pleasure "The Vampire Diaries" returns to the CW for its third season. This "True Blood"-goes-high-school drama, based off a popular series of books, follows Elena Gilbert (Nina Dobrev) as she's caught in a love triangle with Stefan and Damon, two vampire brothers. She fell in love with Stefan Salvatore (Paul Weasly), but a rather flirtatious relationship has developed with his brother Damon (Ian Somerhaulder).
Hugh Reilly, associate professor in UNO's School of Communications, spoke Feb. 15 at a seminar for the Center for Great Plains Studies at UNL about The Great Sioux Uprising in 1862, a topic that inspired his book, "Bound to Have Blood: Frontier Newspapers and the Plains Indian Wars."
The Gateway chatted with local band The Answer Team about who they are, where they've been, their times at UNO and plans for their next big album.