Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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STAFF EDIT: Hard to swallow

‘ It’s no great claim that the widespread obesity in this country, and its related complications, are all either directly or indirectly related to the characteristically unhealthy eating habits among Americans.

BERICK: Study abroad

Boarding the T at Harvard and Commonwealth Avenue, I am often tempted to turn around and wave goodbye to my Mom. It’s not that I ever caught the school bus this way ‘- I walked or was driven after my parents made me their version of the American breakfast, whole wheat waffles and soy sausages.

LETTER

With the health care reform debate that is going on, and with all the focus on saving energy and living a more environmentally friendly lifestyle, and with obesity on the rise as one of the major health risks, I think it is time that we pay more attention to the way we exercise.

STAFF EDIT: Celebrity vs. morality

Following the United States’ request for extradition of acclaimed movie director Roman Polanski in order to sentence him for the rape of a 13-year-old girl more than 30 years ago, some of Hollywood’s most high-profile names are speaking out in his support.

STAFF EDIT: Three’s company

‘ Thursday heralded the first official mayoral debate following the preliminary elections, and it hinted to voters that the contestants are up to their old pre-primary tricks again.