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‘Jeopardy’ legend Ken Jennings includes wearing ‘an Auburn cap’ in multiple choice Slate.com quiz question about religious expression

‘Jeopardy’ legend Ken Jennings includes wearing ‘an Auburn cap’ in multiple choice Slate.com quiz question about religious expression

And you know, it’s probably the second most believable option. You can take the quiz yourself here. h/t Kathryn England Related: ‘Jeopardy’ contestant whose ‘Cheers’-referencing final response went viral wishes she’d written ‘War Eagle’. If you’d like to help TWER keep on keepin’ on, please click here. … Keep Reading: * ‘Jeopardy’ contestant whose ‘Cheers’-referencing […]

Jake Longenecker tries to buy Auburn Ball Boy T-shirts without being recognized, fails

Jake Longenecker tries to buy Auburn Ball Boy T-shirts without being recognized, fails

He’s fast–pretty much as fast as a road runner, according to ESPN sports scientists–but celebrity Auburn ball boy Jake Longenecker still wasn’t fast enough to get out of Dick’s Sporting Goods without being recognized. Blame it on his friend and fellow Auburn sophomore, Maggie McCabe. After learning that Dick’s was selling Auburn shirts that read […]

VIDEO: Auburn fan in Omaha watches Auburn beat Kansas State to pass time in iPhone 6 line, tells TV news crew ‘War Eagle’

VIDEO: Auburn fan in Omaha watches Auburn beat Kansas State to pass time in iPhone 6 line, tells TV news crew ‘War Eagle’

The “War Eagle” heard ’round the iWorld Friday morning technically wasn’t even the first caught on camera by news crews covering the release of the iPhone 6. Judging by the darkness, Ryan Rocha, who was waiting outside to get the new phone outside an Apple Store in Omaha, Neb., beat fellow Auburn fan Tim Cook […]

‘Jeopardy’ contestant whose ‘Cheers’-referencing final response went viral wishes she’d written ‘War Eagle’

‘Jeopardy’ contestant whose ‘Cheers’-referencing final response went viral wishes she’d written ‘War Eagle’

What is War Eagle? It’s what Elizabeth Williams kinda sorta wishes she’d written down for her Final Jeopardy answer on Monday. Heck, we all do. But what she went with, a response almost identical to Cliff Clavin’s Jeopardy swan song on a Season 8 episode of Cheers, was still pretty awesome—so awesome it upstaged the […]

VIDEO: Auburn grad Tim Cook tells Bama fan waiting in iPhone 6 line ‘War Eagle’

VIDEO: Auburn grad Tim Cook tells Bama fan waiting in iPhone 6 line ‘War Eagle’

Tim Cook doesn’t care if he loses your business, Apple Bama Fan Boys. Be so disrespectful as to shout “Roll Tide” at him after he takes time out of his big, busy day to mingle with the iMasses, and he’ll dish it right back. Video via MacWorld. Can’t see it? Try here. Related: Tim Cook […]

The Shield of Shug

The Shield of Shug

Hope to post the Mace of Malzahn in 2038… Related: Shug’s houndstooth hat is prized possession of former Auburn coed. Tons more good Shug stuff here. If you’d like to help TWER keep on keepin’ on, please click here. … Keep Reading: * Recent Auburn grad featured in ABC News segment on professional Viners * […]

Auburn using beets to beat opponents

Auburn using beets to beat opponents

Auburn is going to beet Kansas State. That’s just what the Auburn Tigers do–win or lose (and its mostly win), Auburn will beet you. From the Wall Street Journal: Before each game, between team warm-ups and the opening kickoff, Auburn’s staff distributes small pouches of beetroot concentrate. The players swirl the beetroot crystals around their […]

Aubie’s first appearance at an Auburn football game (vs. Kansas State in 1979) was almost his last

Aubie’s first appearance at an Auburn football game (vs. Kansas State in 1979) was almost his last

People dumped ice on their heads this summer to help save the lives of others. Thirty-five years ago, during Auburn’s season opener against Kansas State, Barry Mask pretty much did it to save his own. That was the day Barry Mask became the first Aubie. Others had worn the suit before, sure. When it arrived […]

Spotify ranks Iggy Azalea-lovin’ Auburn in Top 40 ‘most musical’ universities in America

Spotify ranks Iggy Azalea-lovin’ Auburn in Top 40 ‘most musical’ universities in America

Auburn University is No. 2 (you know, alphabetically) in a study (of sorts) released Tuesday by online  music listening service Spotify of the Top 40 Musical Universities in America. Spotify says the rankings were determined by “the schools whose students signed up for our student deal at the highest rates last semester, because that plan […]

Recent Auburn grad featured in ABC News segment on professional Viners; Meghan McCarthy using social media stardom to pursue acting career in L.A.

Recent Auburn grad featured in ABC News segment on professional Viners; Meghan McCarthy using social media stardom to pursue acting career in L.A.

Last September, Meghan McCarthy was just a 21-year-old Auburn student with a thousand followers on Vine. This September, she’s a 22-year-old Auburn grad with more than 1.5 million followers on Vine who’s about to move to California on money she made from going to movies and drinking Coke and just generally being herself.Which is to […]

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