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Gulp, gulp, gulp

In the latest Sketch Politely, Edwin depicts a common scene which will make its way to Champaign-Urbana (particularly in Campustown) this Friday: Unofficial St. Patrick's Day.

I’ll have to cut another one

In the latest Sketch Politely, Edwin illustrates some of the concerns of many in Champaign about Governor Rauner's commitment to public education.

Such compelling arguments

In this week's Sketch Politely, Edwin takes a look at The News-Gazette, and how their silence on endorsing a presidential candidate speaks volumes.

In memoriam: UGL doors

Edwin bids farewell to one of Champaign-Urbana's most infamous structures, the doors at the University of Illinois' Undergrad Library

Old textbooks

In this week's Sketch Politely, Edwin explores the choice of long-standing U of I bookstore T.I.S.to stop selling physical textbooks.

Red and sweet

In the latest Sketch Politely, Edwin tackles the the Zika virus, which has captivaed global attention recently at the Olympics, and which has affected four dozen people in Illinois already.

Ice Beam

Edwin combines Pokemon Go mania and a new tuition plan by University of Illinois President Tim Kileen for his latest Sketch Politely.

Fine line

In this week's Sketch Politely, Edwin discusses the free-speech controversy that attracted a lot of attention to Champaign-Urbana earlier this week.

We see all

In this week's Sketch Politely, Edwin takes a comical look at the future after a University of Illinois request for more security cameras last week.