This Week in the Honors Lounge: Food

  • Posted on: 11 February 2016
  • By: Anonymous (not verified)

This week, Z and Christina talk about the USDA, the FDA, GMO's, and how peaches transcend racism.
This Week in the Honors Lounge does not reflect the views of Temple University, or its Honors Program. It's just a medium for some of its students to talk about their opinions in an entertaining way.
Song of the Week has been: David Guetta - Atomic Food

The Top Six Definitive Games of My Childhood

  • Posted on: 4 February 2016
  • By: KAS

I don’t know if you picked this message up from any of my previous articles, but I’ve been playing video games for a pretty long time. And, while I still play them plenty, part of me longs for a simpler time when society didn’t shame me for playing games instead of career planning. I don’t miss every part of childhood; seriously, why were middle-schoolers such a pain in the rear-end?

Movies, Politics, and #OscarsSoWhite

  • Posted on: 31 January 2016
  • By: Zarshedjon Kudratov

Every year my family and I dress up in our finest lounge-wear, open the cheapest bottle of sparkling cider from the corner store, cuddle up, and watch the Academy Awards. My brother talks all through the opening scene while my mother takes bets over the phone for Best Picture, and I try not to fall asleep because the Oscars start way too late for us on the East Coast.

Storming The Courts

  • Posted on: 9 January 2016
  • By: Christina Betz

This article is mostly going to apply to sports fans out there, but it is still a topic that requires, actually should encourage, those who don’t care about the sport. Just a few days ago, the Temple Men’s Basketball team beat a (previously) undefeated, nationally ranked #8 SMU team.