Food for Thought

I’ve come to find over the past couple years that diet and religion have a lot in common. Many adherents to a particular diet will often tout theirs as “the one true diet,” when, as my nutritionist puts it, “nutrition is still a young science.” There is clearly a good deal of misinformation out there, […]

Food for Thought

Looking Back on the Daily Show

As the Daily Show’s 16 year run with Jon Stewart at the helm quickly comes to a close, I cannot help but think about the role it has played in our society. Behind the show’s over-the-top comedic exterior has existed a core of serious socio-political discourse. As we’ve discussed in several of my COM 101 […]

Looking Back on the Daily Show