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16 Feb 19
Fly! Pow! Bye!

Story by: Francisco Angones, Madison Bateman, Colleen Evanson, Christian Magalhaes, Bob Snow Written by: Madison Bateman, Colleen Evanson, Christian Magalhaes, Bob Snow Directed by: Hatthew Humphreys, Tanner Johnson Storyboard by: Vince Aparo, Emmy Cicierega, Ben Holm, Vaughn Tada, Brandon Warren, Jason Zurek The Day of the Ducks, and the Night of DeSpell. I almost wish they kept those titles!

16 Feb 19
Reading Between The Lines

Yesterday’s Plays Play #1: $110 to win $100 on Rider -7.5 vs. Monmouth in College Basketball This $100 bet is the fifth play in the progression, after back to back 2-0 nights. Rider led this game pretty much the whole way, making me sweat it out by hovering right around the number like a helicopter […]

15 Feb 19
The Early Registration

BY TER STAFF In anticipation of his anticipated and forthcoming sophomore album, Wasteland, Baby!, Hozier has released his latest track from the project. Titled ‘Dinner & Diatribes’, Hozier describes the new song as a “playful number that tries to credit that feeling of relief when leaving any tedious social engagement.” But if you’re a fan […]

16 Feb 19
Swimming World News

The 2019 Wisconsin Boys DII State Swimming and Diving Championships took place on Friday, Feb. 16 at the University of Wisconsin Natatorium in Madison, Wis. Edgwood dominated the meet, winning six events to secure the team title with a final score of 289. That ended the four-year reign of Monona Grove, who ultimately ended up […]

16 Feb 19
Karin Price Mueller

Valentine’s Day is coming, and so are the scammers who want to take advantage of people with lonely hearts. So-called romance scams happen all year round, but they always ramp up this time of year. Victims in the U.S. and Canada have reported losing nearly $1 billion over the last three years, according to a recent […]

16 Feb 19
hebspeaks

Editor’s note: This is a recap of a May, 2013 game at The Corner Brewery posted by a team called More Beer Less Pants. Though that was a night my team also normally played at this bar, my team was doing a “theme” trivia night elsewhere (science fiction). We did quite well in this theme […]

16 Feb 19
Ebykan's blog

Anthony Joshua will fight in the US for the first time when he defends his IBF, WBA and WBO world heavyweight titles against Jarrell Miller on 1 June. Joshua, 29, will take on Miller at Madison Square Garden in the undefeated American’s home city of New York. Miller, with 23 wins and a draw, has […]

16 Feb 19
Badgers Wire

MADISON, Wis. – Former University of Wisconsin coach Bo Ryan received his rightful call to the College Basketball Hall of Fame last November, being recognized for his undeniable success as a Division 3 and Division 1 head coach. He’s still waiting for his call on a national level. Ryan was not listed among the 13 […]

16 Feb 19
The Undefeated
1957 – Happy birthday, LeVar Burton. Burton is known for his role as Kunta Kinte in the 1977 award-winning television miniseries Roots, based on the novel by Alex Haley. He also had a recurring role in the Star Trek: Next Generation series and movies and was host for more than 20 years of Reading Rainbow. 1958 – Happy birthday, Ice T. Tracy Marrow, better known as Ice T, is mostly celebrated for his rap songs concerning street life and violence. He has been an influential figure for the gangster rap genre. Highly controversial songs such as “Cop Killer” brought him much fame. He also pursued a career in acting, his most noteworthy character being that of a police officer on the show Law & Order: Special Victims Unit. 1970 – Joe Frazier knocks out Jimmy Ellis. Frazier, a 6-1 favorite, fought Ellis for the heavyweight title in front of more than 18,000 people at Madison Square Garden. Ellis was knocked down at the end of the fourth round and trainer Angelo Dundee refused to let him go back out, making Frazier the undisputed heavyweight champion. 1992 – Magic Johnson’s jersey is retired. A tearful Johnson thanked Larry Bird and the fans at the Great Western Forum as his No. 32 jersey was retired by the Los Angeles Lakers.
16 Feb 19

Rock Family Live Blog

      We are free in Christ. But some of us don’t realize it. A mailman got a new route and was trying to become familiar with what to expect each day. On one porch was a mean-looking German shepherd who look poised to leap at any minute. As the mailman casually approached the […]

16 Feb 19
PowerPop... An Eclectic Collection of Pop Culture

This was the title track to Bruce’s 1980 double album. I picked this song off the album because it is so easy to relate to. I’ve known friends who have lived this song. The lyrics are sad because they are so real. It contains one of my favorite Springsteen lines “And for my nineteenth birthday […]

16 Feb 19
Wausau Pilot & Review

CWS Sports Desk February 15, 2019 Madison– The WIAA Division 2 state swimming meet was held at the University of Wisconsin Natatorium on Friday, and Wausau East’s 200 yard freestyle relay team competed. East’s quartet of Max Romang, Isaac Geurink, Caleb Gruszynski and Vincent Schmitt finished 14th overall in the relay with a time of 1:33.98. […]

16 Feb 19
PenCityCurrent.com

BY CHUCK VANDENBERGPCC EDITOR DES MOINES – Fort Madison junior Danen Settles will step on the podium at Des Moines’ Wells-Fargo arena on Saturday in his second trip to the state wrestling tournament. But exactly where Settles stands for his medal is yet to be determined. The Fort Madison Bloodhounds entrant at 285lbs will battle […]