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When Football and Music Collide at Northwestern and Notre Dame

When Football and Music Collide at Northwestern and Notre Dame >>

On Saturday, Notre Dame and Northwestern University will face each other for the first time since Northwestern’s famous upset win against ND in 1995. Perhaps the most memorable play in that game involved NU's Dave Beazley running for a touchdown, straight into the Fighting Irish marching band.

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'Three Lions' Pictures World Cup Meeting of David Beckham, Prince William and Prime Minister David Cameron >>

The three powerful figures met in 2010 in a failed effort to bring the 2018 FIFA World Cup to England.

A Question for Sports Fanatics: What If Music Was Our National Pastime? >>

If sports didn't exist, we would have to find some other activity to focus our energies on as a community. It seems to be a deep-seated need in the human psyche to engage in one meaningful, shared activity. And I'm wondering if there was a time when music could have been that shared activity, instead of sports. Did we miss our opportunity?

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