September 22, 2013

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Jadeveon Clowney ~ Lionized as Legend in NYT for “The Hit” ~ Is College Football Violence Out of Control?

  The Legend of Jadeveon Clowney Dirk Shadd/St. Petersburg Times During high school, Jadeveon Clowney was named the nation’s consensus No. 1 recruit. By GREG BISHOP Published: August 21, 2013 91 Comments ROCK HILL, S.C. — The legend of Jadeveon Clowney began on Carolina Avenue With Jadeveon Clowney’s dominance on defense and Johnny Manziel’s improvisation on offense, […]

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September 22, 2013

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College Football: “A Runaway Train” by Harvey Araton ~ The NYT

A New Book Offers a View of the Game That Tailgaters Rarely Encounter <nyt_byline> By HARVEY ARATON Published: August 24, 2013 Getting inside the body of the college football industry and examining it, organ by organ, might be compared to an exploration of the human body. The resulting emotions range wider than the country in which […]

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September 18, 2013

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“Bad Boys, Bad Boys” ~ Bo’s the Latest Inductee into Nebraska’s Clique of Truly “Bad Boys, Bad Boys…Whatcha Gonna Do When They Come For You?”

Upon Reflection: Truth be told, Husker Coach Bo Pelini fits seamlessly in with Nebraska’s other Bad Boys including NU President JB Milliken for amassing wealth on the taxpayer dime while suffering students accrue crippling debt from Milliken’s BFF, NELNET, Lincoln’s notorious national predatory student loan company. Remember the NU/NELNET 2004-2008 “Partnership” that badly hurt students. […]

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September 17, 2013

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Say it Ain’t So, Bo ~ by Ivy Harper

LINCOLN, NEBRASKA  (exclusive) by Ivy Harper For seven years now, LGUR’s stuck to covering Academic Ivory Tower Heists, aka NU’s hyper-trophying hordes of overpaid Presidents/Chancellor/Vice-Chancellors/Deans + Provosts who have morphed from Public Servants to Public Profiteers while Cornhusker students are stuck with life-altering predatory student loan debt. Higher Ed is the new Wall Street. Fact. […]

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September 15, 2013

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Yahoo! Sports Chronicles Saturday’s Cornhusker Tribute to UCLA Football Star who Died in a Car Crash

Nebraska students honor fallen UCLA player Nick Pasquale with balloon release Kyle Ringo 23 hours agoDr. Saturday   (Yahoo Sports)   Nebraska students borrowed from the school’s time-honored traditions Saturday before the home game with UCLA by releasing 200 blue and gold balloons in Memorial Stadium to honor Bruins wide receiver Nick Pasquale, who died last Sunday after being hit by […]

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September 15, 2013

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Field of Dreams ~ New York Times

In Nebraska, a Field of Low-Mileage Dreams Nati Harnik/Associated Press TIME CAPSULE A row of mid-1950s Chevys in a field in Pierce, Neb. The town is bracing for the arrival of up to 10,000 bidders and spectators for the auction of the Lambrecht collection. More Photos » By PETER SALTER Published: September 13, 2013 PIERCE, NEB. — For […]

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September 14, 2013

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LGUR Needed a Good Laugh after Hearing that NU Regents are Giving Prez Milliken a $10,000 Dollar Raise!

A cabbie picks up a Nun. She gets into the cab, and notices that the VERY handsome cab driver won’t stop staring at her. She asks him why he is staring. He replies: ‘I have a question to ask you but I don’t want to offend you.’ She answers, ‘My son, you cannot offend me. […]

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September 12, 2013

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Putin Reaching Out to Americans in NY Times Op-Ed ~ Historic Column, That’s for Sure!

OP-ED CONTRIBUTOR A Plea for Caution From Russia What Putin Has to Say to Americans About Syria By VLADIMIR V. PUTIN Published: September 11, 2013 3289 Comments MOSCOW — RECENT events surrounding Syria have prompted me to speak directly to the American people and their political leaders. It is important to do so at a time of […]

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September 11, 2013

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The Banksters who Created The United States of a Mess ~ Still Smirking After All These Years!

WEDNESDAY, SEP 11, 2013 07:45 AM EDT The jerks got away with it! 5 years after economic collapse, they’re still smiling Five years ago this week, titans of finance wrecked the American economy. Here’s why they’re still happy as ever BY DAVID DAYEN TARP recipient financial institution leaders testify before House Financial Services Committee in Washington, […]

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September 10, 2013

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Multi-Million-Dollar Milliken + NU’s Largest Class Ever by Ivy Harper

Kevin Abourezk writes, “Nonresident students now account for 27 percent of all students at UNL.” Wonder why? Non-Nebraskans provide more than two times the tuition money; thereby building up a cash cow revenue stream that ensures that The Good President, Multi-Millionaire Milliken, can live in the royal-like lifestyle to which he’s become accustomed: A $500 […]

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