Performances hold “The Mechanic” together

I have a theory about Jason Statham movies - the worse the movie, the more times we see him shirtless in the trailer.

Things Ann Romney will never understand

Last week, Democratic strategist Hilary Rosen caused a bit of a kerfluffle with some comments she made about Ann Romney, wife of Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney.  By way of dissecting Mr. Romney's statement that he relies on his wife to keep him apprised of "women's issues," Rosen said that Ann Romney doesn't understand the pressures and challenges other women face because she had, in Rosen's words, "never worked a day in her life."

Eight UNO resident assistants share why they love being an RA

Kamrin Baker Online Reporter Since May, I have been employed as a resident assistant at the University of Nebraska-Omaha. Now that I regularly don khaki shorts and...

Third-party candidates face unequal hurdles for presidential ballot


From the headlines on major news outlets, you'd think that Mitt Romney and Barack Obama are the only candidates for president this year. Exactly as planned.

Just Go With It

"Just Go With It" opened Feb. 11 and can be seen in theaters everywhere, but is it worth the nine bucks?  The film is actually a remake of Oscar-winning "Cactus Flower" from 1969, but I don't think Adam Sandler will be walking away with any awards for his take on the movie.

Woes of the summer HPER policy: Contradictory messaging ignites unrest with student population

By Richard Larson, Opinion Editor To those taking pride in their physical health, many are left at a loss over the summer. The facilities at the...

Locally, Ashford seems to be the better pick

Phil Brown SENIOR STAFF WRITER Money has poured into Nebraska’s 2016 race for the 2nd Congressional District. We’ve been bombarded by campaign advertising on both sides,...

The buzz on bookbags – considering the benefits and drawbacks

    By Richard Larson, Opinion Editor Two-strapping or one-strapping? This debate has troubled Mavericks for years. Pop culture has poked fun at this serious problem, as...