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The Price Of Sex At USC

Neon Tommy | Posted 02.14.2015 | College

At the University of Southern California, sex has a price. In economic terms, it is much too low. In consequential terms, it can be much too high. ...

LOOK: Best Mac & Cheese In LA

2012-04-18-Screenshot20120418at4.15.09PM.png | Posted 07.09.2013 | Los Angeles

This story comes courtesy of Neon Tommy. By Kelli Shiroma July 7 marks a momentous occasion indeed, as it is “National Macaroni Day,” while...

USC Tragedy Demands Unity, Not Division

The Daily Trojan | Posted 06.15.2012 | College
The Daily Trojan

As we cope with the aftermath, we can't lose sight of the fact that the shooting isn't just a tragedy for the international student community: It's a tragedy for the entire Trojan Family.

USC Shooting: Residents Defend Neighborhood

Neon Tommy | Posted 06.12.2012 | College
Neon Tommy

At the intersection of 27th Street and Raymond Avenue, two USC graduate students were killed Wednesday morning after a possible carjacking, leaving residents horrified by the news and seeking more information.

In California, A Fight For Public Education

Neon Tommy | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Ricardo Gomez has been arrested twice for standing up for what he believes in. The 21-year-old University of California, Berkeley senior is part o...

Four Loko's Problems Prompt A Feeding Frenzy

Neon Tommy | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

When the Food and Drug Administration deemed Four Loko and other caffeinated alcoholic beverages unsafe, Dennis Roberts saw a business opportunity. ...

Obama Takes The Stage At USC

Neon Tommy | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

President Barack Obama took the stage at USC at 2:05 p.m. to enormous applause from a crowd of thousands. "This is a Trojan kind of welcome," he s...

Student Activists Prep For National Day Of Action

Neon Tommy | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Wayne Scherer will be one of many people in San Diego dressed for a funeral on Thursday. The 27-year-old anthropology student will be mourning the ...

Obama To Focus On Energizing CA Base At USC Friday

Neon Tommy | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Democratic candidates across five Western states are hoping visits by President Obama will galvanize turnout by younger voters and voters of color, in...

LA Metro's Misguided Critics: The Local Party of No

Joel Epstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Joel Epstein

No self-respecting American of any political persuasion can look at China's success with high-speed rail and rail travel generally without crying over how far we are from what the Chinese have achieved.

Censorship In China: Finally, They Blocked My Site!

Neon Tommy | Zachary Franklin | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

When one thinks about the Great Fire Wall within the People's Republic of China, there is a misconception that what gets stopped at the Internet's "Pe...