Breaking news! The Life & Arts section wants to give you advice


Our resident know-it-all Riley Brands is here to dole out his wisdom to all in need. Topics include, but are not limited to:

When is it appropriate to confront my roommate about the pile of pungent dirty laundry that has been on the floor for weeks?

            What do I do if I’ve got a crush on my Russian Science Fiction TA?

            How do I get over being depressed that I am in fact not Beyoncé?

            What do I actually wear to a “business casual” interview in Austin?

What should I do if my boyfriend's idea of a night on the town is walking to Torchy’s and then watching him play FIFA?

So, if you are in need of advice (and let’s be real, all of us are) email Riley at  Your questions can of course be anonymous. Look for your response printed in the Life&Arts section of The Daily Texan.