Archive for the ‘Pop-Culture’ Category

On Eating Alone

In Pop-Culture on February 17, 2012 at 9:25 pm

Feeding oneself is a topic that often stirs anxiety among college students. For many, it is a question of what they will eat. However, for most it is a question of with whom. Logistically speaking, we college students tend to eat 3-4 meals a day and taking into account varying schedules and the limited Rolodex of potential dining companions a first-semester freshman can have, chances are every now and then you’re going to be eating some of your meals alone. Read the rest of this entry »

Epic Meal Time/The Biggest Loser: A Divergence in the American Diet

In Pop-Culture on December 14, 2011 at 2:26 am

At a time when such a strong emphasis has been placed on one’s diet — or lack thereof — two seemingly contradictory trends have arisen within the American pop-culture. Read the rest of this entry »