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The Daily Reveille - April 26, 2012 - 12:00am


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LSU Theater Mainstage finishes season with dance concert

The Daily Reveille - April 26, 2012 - 12:00am


Jazz, hip-hop, ballet and modern dancing are all coming together this weekend to form LSU Theater’s final Mainstage performance of the semester: the

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Basketball: Jones names first two assistants

The Daily Reveille - April 26, 2012 - 12:00am

By: Staff Reports

New LSU men's basketball coach Johnny Jones announced Thursday morning that Shawn Forrest and Charlie Leonard will be the first additions to the 2012-13 coaching staff. Forrest worked under Jones for the past four years at North Texas, and Leonard ...

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The Daily Reveille - April 26, 2012 - 12:00am

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Student plays college jock, partner to detective in Web series

The Daily Reveille - April 26, 2012 - 12:00am

‘Subrosan’ premieres tonight on YouTube

Interdisciplinary studies junior Zack Payne stars in the second episode of the Web series “Subrosan,” premiering tonight at 8 p.m. on YouTube and premium Video on Demand outlets like Netflix. ...

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LSU Theatre’s ‘Spelling Bee’ full of laughs

The Daily Reveille - April 26, 2012 - 12:00am


Perhaps the most surprising aspect of LSU Theatre’s newest feature, “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee,” is that it accomplishes s...

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Alternative card reader used in BR businesses

The Daily Reveille - April 26, 2012 - 12:00am


Baton Rouge businesses are increasingly using Square as a mobile payment method. Square, a three-part system that consists of the Square Card Reader, Square Register and Pay with Square, is in use at almost 1,500 businesses in Baton Rouge, according ...

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Senate approves 56 new executive members

The Daily Reveille - April 26, 2012 - 12:00am

By: Danielle KelleyDebate for one spot lasts an hour

The Student Government Senate spent its Wednesday meeting approving executive staff members and committee members, debating only one of the 56 positions for nearly an hour. The student in question was mass communication junior Drew Larose, who was ...

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Funds to renovate Vet School approved

The Daily Reveille - April 26, 2012 - 12:00am

By: Rachel Warren

The Louisiana Board of Regents unanimously allocated $725,000 in state funds to the LSU School of Veterinary Medicine for several renovation projects during its Wednesday meeting. The school will use $330,000 to revamp its Exotics and Wildlife Clin...

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LSUPD controls University banishment

The Daily Reveille - April 26, 2012 - 12:00am

By: Lauren Duhon

Banned, forbidden, restrained — these words are familiar to people who have remained at the University after being told to leave. Since January, LSUPD has made eight arrests for remaining after being forbidden. In 2011, 23 arrests occurred, compare...

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Baseball: Tigers squeak by Southeastern

The Daily Reveille - April 26, 2012 - 12:00am

LSU wins 4-3 on Wednesday

LSU coach Paul Mainieri looked up to the sky Wednesday night and asked the reporters circled around him whether there was a full moon.   That was the only thing he could come up with to e...

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Chavis nearing three-year contract extension

The Daily Reveille - April 26, 2012 - 12:00am

By: Staff Reports

LSU defensive coordinator John Chavis is about to become one of the highest-paid assistant coaches in college football. Chavis, who mad...

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RevRanks: "Chimpanzee"

The Daily Reveille - April 26, 2012 - 12:00am

distributed by Disneynature. Studio: Blacklight Films, Jane Goodall Institute

Much like “March of the Penguins,” “Chimpanzee” follows the story of a cartload of chimps, focusing on the adorable baby Oscar. There’s no denying this movie is cute — watching these primates climb trees, eat fruit and groom one another is downright ad...

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RevRanks: “Prototype 2”

The Daily Reveille - April 26, 2012 - 12:00am

Activision

When the first trailers for “Prototype 2” were released, audiences were convinced they were in for a relatable, emotional story about the main character, James Heller, using his superpowers to exact revenge for the death of his family. However, near th...

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RevRanks: Suckers, “Candy Salad”

The Daily Reveille - April 26, 2012 - 12:00am

Frenchkiss Records

Suckers’ second full-length album assumes a new, polished tone of elegance and precision without compromising the happy-go-lucky sing-alongs that float through 2010’s “Wild Smile.” Just as cat...

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RevRanks: The Wanted, “The Wanted” EP

The Daily Reveille - April 26, 2012 - 12:00am

Def Jam Recordings, Geffen Records

The UK music invasion continues as British boy band The Wanted unveil their American debut, an eponymous collection that merges content from its first two releases across the pond. A little more mature than their younger counterparts, One Direction, th...

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RevRanks: The Dandy Warhols, “This Machine”

The Daily Reveille - April 26, 2012 - 12:00am

The End Records

Over the course of eight studio albums, the career of Portland indie-rockers The Dandy Warhols’ has been marked by equal parts successful, catchy tracks and disappointingly mediocre fops. The ban...

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RevRanks: Jack White, “Blunderbuss”

The Daily Reveille - April 26, 2012 - 12:00am

Label: Third Man Records/ Columbia

The creative direction behind The White Stripes, The Raconteurs and The Dead Weather has finally been distilled into a single, satisfying elixir with Jack White’s first solo album, “Blunderbuss.” The genius with a ghostly pallor returns to the alternat...

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Three Tigers invade NYC as expected first-round NFL Draft picks

The Daily Reveille - April 25, 2012 - 12:00am

Eight others could be drafted by the weekend's end

LSU is no stranger to the spotlight.   That spotlight only gets brighter for several former Tigers as they await their NFL fate with the league’s draft, starting tonight.   Three LSU standouts — cornerback Morris Claiborne, defensi...

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