Jenna Coleman as Victoria

Victoria: An Ordinary Woman

Courtship at court leads to second thoughts and other complications. Will Victoria and Albert take the fateful step into matrimony? And will the queen promise “to obey” her foreign prince?

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Members of the Ohio State team practice for an upcoming Big Ten League tournament for League of Legends. GABRIEL ROSENBERG FOR NPR

Go To College, Play Video Games. E-Sports Make A Play For The Big Ten

Lined up at a row of computers, five Ohio State University students stare intently at their screens amid the clatter of keyboards and mouse clicks. They’re keeping in shape — so to speak.

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Memorable Music in Old Movies: Monsters, Heroes and Oscars

With the Academy Awards coming up this Sunday, I got to thinking about music in movies. This first of two blog posts offers a few personal—and maybe quirky—reflections on music from the early days of sound movies and a few old classic f…

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