Marquette Wire

HEFFERNAN: Is Cable TV worth the cost?

Erin Heffernan

October 15, 2013

My  roommates and I split a cable bill of $68.50 a month. That puts us among roughly 90 percent of American households that continue to pay for this kind of TV. And for what? As opposed to the the shows I seek out online, my live T...

Student seeks retribution for Colbert ticket snub

Jacob Born

February 14, 2013

For one Marquette student, a hassle-free way to win tickets to see the Colbert Report live became a case of stolen tweet. Sam Bufe, a freshman in the College of Arts & Sciences, claims that his tweet was "stolen" by another...

Fist-pumping to hit the Italian Peninsula

Tony DiZinno

February 5, 2011

As an Italian-American, you never forget your roots. The history. The food. The Mafia (oops, maybe wasn’t supposed to mention that). Gym-Tan-Laundry. This is what I have learned it means to be an Italian-American. It’s good to see MT...

Cable and satellite companies losing viewers

Joe Carey

April 22, 2010

Remember how baffled you were as a child growing up in the '90s when you discovered a fellow grade school classmate didn’t have basic cable on his or her television set? Now, it’s the cable companies who are baffled at their...