The Great Recession 10 years later: Where are we now?

We are approaching the anniversary of one of the worst periods in America's economic history, the 2008 great recession. From December 2007 to early 2009, world markets tumbled after the US housing bubble burst.  US homeowners lost over $3.3 trillion in equity and the stock markets worldwide lost over $6.9 trillion in shareholder money. Many [...]

COUCH TOMATOES EPISODE 7 FT. MS SNOW

Looking like a Tomato? Tully’s Take on Curing a Spring Break Sunburn

First off, it is important to note that sunburning is not a successful method of tanning and is both physically painful and in regards to your health, extremely dangerous. Although the “golden tan” many beachgoers covet can appear when burnt skin peels away, the effects of this sketchy method can be devastating. The Skin Cancer [...]

COUCH TOMATOES EPISODE 3

In todays episode Matt fills out a mascot themed March Madness bracket, we enjoy a cup of tea, listen to some new guest viewers and get some words from our new sponsors.

COUCH TOMATOES EPISODE 2

“Shut Up and Dribble”

Being a professional athlete doesn’t mean you forfeit the right to voice your political opinions, yet, some people  seem to disagree. In a recent interview, Cleveland Cavaliers forward, Lebron James, shared his thoughts on President Trump: “He doesn’t understand the people and doesn’t give a **** about the people”.  James said in response to Trump’s [...]

The Racial Divide in the NFL

        One of the most important points of discussion in the NFL today is the promotion of equality in its ranks, however, the diversity of the coaching staff continues to fall behind in the process. Although the players in the NFL are predominantly African-American, the lack of representation in coaching is completely [...]

The Future Tastes Like Top Ramen

The closer the breakout from high school to real life approaches the more daunting it seems. We go from  being expected to ask an adult to relieve yourself while in class, to having the immense responsibility of budgeting your finance above the bare subsistence of three Top Ramen meals a day. The leap into adulthood [...]