Maybe the College Kids Should Destroy College? 

It is fair to say that, in examining the twin meltdowns at Yale and the University of Missouri, the pundit class has come down against the tactics of the students, who, in both cases, have been militant and aggressive. The writers have seen parts of each protest—Yale students berating a professor, Mizzou students… »11/12/15 5:35pm11/12/15 5:35pm


Why Are Hot Takers Truthering The Missouri Fiasco?

Missouri is playing a football game this Saturday night—a game that was recently put in jeopardy by the ongoing firestorm at the school. It’s a big ol’ shitshow that promises to get messier before it gets cleaner, with potential strikes, ousted chancellors, professors begging for muscle (coming right up!), hot takers… »11/12/15 1:46pm11/12/15 1:46pm

What's Going On At The University Of Missouri? All Your Questions, Answered 

This morning, University of Missouri system president Tim Wolfe stepped down, ending an eight-day hunger strike by graduate student Jonathan Butler aimed at Wolfe’s removal. The issue at hand was Wolfe’s lack of response to a recent spate of racist incidents on campus, and Butler’s protest had the support of Mizzou’s… »11/09/15 1:10pm11/09/15 1:10pm

There Are No Words To Describe "SEC Bound," The Country Song Dedicated To Mizzou Football

When people say they hate country music, this video is probably what they're thinking of: A million Midwestern clichés wrapped into a three-minute, 52-second package of lasso practice, pickup trucks in fields, guitar-playing on top of hay bales, and college kids rowboating on dry land. (Is that what they do for fun… »8/29/12 8:25pm8/29/12 8:25pm

Purdue Not-So-Subtly Blames Cheap Purdue Donors For Matt Painter's Possible Departure

Purdue head coach Matt Painter, who has led the Boilermakers to four straight 25-win seasons, is meeting with Missouri officials in Florida today to discuss their recently vacated head coaching job. The John Purdue Club is in a tizzy over his potential departure, even though this scenario seems more representative of… »3/29/11 2:25pm3/29/11 2:25pm