Entries by Daily Trojan Staff

Even political correctness has its limits

As students and members of the USC community, we are acutely aware of the dangers around campus. Fortunately, the Department of Public Safety does an excellent job of keeping community members protected and informed of incidents by publicizing crime alerts and demonstrating a commitment to providing students with crucial information about our safety. In a […]

In Theaters Today

Cop Out This Kevin Smith-directed action cop comedy follows Bruce Willis and Tracy Morgan as they track down vintage baseball cards and encounter drug dealers, money launderers and — what else — gangsters along the way. Blessing of blessings, Seann William Scott also appears. A Prophet Originally debuting at the 2009 Cannes Film Festival, this […]

Embattled Polanski provides a model for troubled stars

He pled guilty to having unlawful sex with a 13-year-old girl more than 30 years ago and then spent three decades as a fugitive, but director Roman Polanski is still able to make a film and actually have people go see it. Considering all the intense media scrutiny of Polanski’s September arrest in Switzerland for […]