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Aubie leads flash mob on the Haley Center concourse


There was a flash mob in the middle of the taco truckin’ Haley Center concourse early this afternoon, perhaps lacking the numbers (or books or beach balls) of Auburn’s last flirtation with the decade-old fad, but definitely packing more star power—yes, that would be the mascot national champion right in …

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Octavia Spencer and Josh Hopkins (briefly but boldly) talk Auburn at the Screen Actor’s Guild Award


They’re all blending together like so many Cam Newton rookie year NFL records: Golden Globe Award nominee, SAG Award nominee, Golden Globe winner, Oscar nominee, Essence Magazine “Breakthrough Award” winner, accidentally being referred to in a TWER tweet as the Burger That Made Auburn Famous (more like a burger supreme, am I …

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Fan suggestions for Toomer’s structure include ‘Transformer type technology’

More than meets the eye, Auburn fans.

Last week, EDSBS suggested a roll-able, robot Jimmy Rane could fill the celebratory void at Toomer’s Corner.  The Committee to Determine the Future of Rolling Toomer’s Corner would have welcomed the idea. In fact, included in the sample of suggestions printed in the report recently released by the committee, amid …

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