Good Reads: 8/1/19


Showers got blocked by the entire Illinois Rivals staff on Twitter

They didn’t read the article in question. It’s obvious and provable. They didn’t like getting called out on that, I guess. Sorry for the snark in these tweets – I just don’t have patience for this type of bullshit about the Chief anymore.

You can click the tweet to look at the whole (long) thread, though I can’t imagine why you’d want to.


UI withdrew its financial aid from 4 students suspected to be involved in guardianship ‘scam’

Hell yeah. Justice.

(Julie Wurth / News-Gazette)


This is art

Posted in Spotted in Chambana yesterday:


This story is just the gift that keeps on giving

(Cindy Dampier / Chicago Tribune)


Legend


How Scientists Are Partnering With Indigenous Communities For Genomics Research

(Christine Herman / Illinois Public Media)


Imagine if C-U treated country music like they have rap music over the years

City of Chambana imagined for you:

(This is a satirical Facebook page)

Memorial Stadium’s new student patio deck to be ready by football opener

Maybe now students will come to the games.

(Matt Daniels / News-Gazette)


Memorial service for Yingying Zhang taking place Monday, August 5th in Savoy

(Patrick Singer / Smile Politely)