Famous UI alum reflects on Chief Illiniwek's absence

Famous UI alum reflects on Chief Illiniwek's absence

Famed journalist and University of Illinois graduate Robert Novak has been watching Chief Illiniwek perform at halftimes at UI athletic events since 1942.

But,= two weeks ago, when Novak was visiting campus,there was no Chief to perform. Here are his thoughts on what he considered to be a most

uninspiring show.

http://www.weeklystandard.com/Content/Public/Articles/000/000/014/203ebmco.asp

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