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19-year-old Auburn dropout snags female lead in SyFy film ‘Cobragator’

19-year-old Auburn dropout snags female lead in SyFy film ‘Cobragator’

October 10 was Savannah Goldsmith’s last day as an Auburn student. After visiting Florida this summer, the 19-year-old freshman decided to transfer. To Hollywood. You probably would to if you were an Auburn Theatre major already scoring lead roles in SyFy killer mutant reptile movies starring the guy who cut off the cop’s ear in Reservoir […]

Viral slow motion tattooing video features former Auburn tattoo artist who inked Lee Ziemba with National Championship ring (and that Auburn Creed chest tatt is in it)

Viral slow motion tattooing video features former Auburn tattoo artist who inked Lee Ziemba with National Championship ring (and that Auburn Creed chest tatt is in it)

In terms of fame and publicity and all that, lifelong Auburn fan Leah Farrow probably thought being interviewed by, and having her work featured on The War Eagle Reader would be her crowning achievement (totally understandable, and she wouldn’t have been alone). But then Destin Sandlin, the science-loving star of the popular (nearly 2 million subscribers-popular) […]

Auburn grad, resident Jimmy Brandt has something to prove (to his former AU coach) on Golf Channel’s ‘Big Break: Myrtle Beach’

Auburn grad, resident Jimmy Brandt has something to prove (to his former AU coach) on Golf Channel’s ‘Big Break: Myrtle Beach’

If Auburn resident Jimmy Brandt does end up going as far in the golf life as he thinks he can, he may actually need to end up thanking his former Auburn coach after all. Brandt, who graduated from Auburn in 2008, seems to think he was kind of done wrong by AU’s golf program back […]

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 […]

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 […]

VIDEO: Auburn loyalties of new Medal of Honor recipient Bennie G. Adkins discussed by Obama, Fox News

VIDEO: Auburn loyalties of new Medal of Honor recipient Bennie G. Adkins discussed by Obama, Fox News

Another day, another Auburn fan receiving the Medal of Honor. In March, it was Auburn shirt-wearing Lance Cpl. Kyle Carpenter, USMC, who in 2010 put himself between a fellow Marine and a Taliban hand grenade. On Monday it was Army Command Sgt. Maj. Bennie G. Adkins, a former Green Beret who before graduating from Troy […]

Harry Potter Alliance to hold inaugural leadership conference in Auburn

Harry Potter Alliance to hold inaugural leadership conference in Auburn

We haven’t had a Harry Potter meets Auburn post in a while, so this is good. The first ever Granger Leadership Academy will be held in Auburn next month. That’s Granger, as in Harry Potter heroine Hermione Granger, as in the community organizer most revered by The Harry Potter Alliance, “an army of fans, activists, […]

Kristi Malzahn is looking lovely in the September issue of ‘Southern Living’

Kristi Malzahn is looking lovely in the September issue of ‘Southern Living’

The latest issue of Southern Living has a big Iron Bowl feature, because college football rivalry is as southern as heat and stuff. The article starts and ends with a heartwarming story of an Alabama fan’s daughter who enrolled at Auburn because she was determined to not let her parents’ failings determine her destiny. Photo-wise, […]

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