Around last call at the bars is when the talk starts. Someone mentions that 24-hour diner down the street and before you know it, you're halfway through a plate of french fries, hoping the carb overload will soak up some of the drunk. I'm not sure what propels us toward high-calorie food after a night of high-calorie beverages, but I do know that most of us tend to base our late-night eats on the same three factors--convenience, cheapness, and the greasier, the better. In the light of day, these choices might make us feel bad about ourselves (and worried about our cholesterol levels), but when the drunken munchies hit, all bets are off.
Being a college student is basically synonymous with being broke. But never fear, young academics, as plenty of big shopping names and brands are keeping you in mind when it comes to special discounts!