CU students not exactly riveted by Ward Churchill trial

Despite all the attention given to Ward Churchill's wrongful-termination lawsuit against the University of Colorado at Boulder, most of the students quizzed by NewsTeamBoulder for a clip recently posted to YouTube weren't exactly up-to-speed on the case. True, the controversy rings a bell with some of them. But one interviewee can't think of any Churchill other than Winston, and others react with a collective "Huh?" Get some perspective by clicking the player above.

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