Marquette Wire

BIGGI: Politicians’ popularity should not overshadow policy

Nick Biggi

February 4, 2014

Last week, Toronto Mayor Rob Ford called into a local radio show to defend Justin Bieber, who had just been charged with assault in Canada’s most populated city, just a week after his driving under the influence and resisti...

‘Unknown’ uncovers formula for success

Matt Mueller

February 24, 2011

In 2009, an action thriller starring Liam Neeson called “Taken” surprised Hollywood insiders by becoming a box office hit. Being Hollywood, the industry couldn’t let a successful film go unduplicated, and “Unknown,” released last w...

A ‘Night’ (and ‘Day’) at the opera

Matthew Reddin

March 25, 2010

Does your mental image of opera consist exclusively of fat ladies singing German in Viking helmets — or worse, Bugs Bunny? If so, it may be difficult for you to believe that a night at the opera could be worthwhile. But t...