15 Sep '11, 10pm

Nebraska Cornhuskers Banish Keystone XL Pipeline Ads from Hallowed Memorial Stadium

Nebraska Cornhuskers Banish Keystone XL Pipeline Ads from Hallowed Memorial Stadium

I’ve never liked the University of Nebraska football program. Years of watching them run up scores against my beloved Missouri Tigers in the Big 12 filled me with jealous disdain. And the sea of red in Faurot Field created by their masses of traveling fans was daunting. But something has happened to roll back some of that ill will. It migh just have me cheering for the Cornhuskers. And it started with a boo . To most Husker fans, football is something akin to religion. And Memorial Stadium in Lincoln is their church. It is a place to go with single-minded fervor. A place to focus on football. And to many, it was a place defiled at a game earlier this month. Here is how the Lincoln Journal Star describes it : “A highlights video for the Huskers' 1978 conference championship football team appeared on the giant HuskerVision screen inside the stadium. When the logo for the vid...

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Nebraska Cornhuskers punt #tarsands out of stadium

Nebraska Cornhuskers punt #tarsands out of stadium

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