Opposing Viewpoints, Key Issues
Seltzer: Too Much Fizz or Water's Remix?
Joey Atallah and Conrad Fischl-Lanzoni
This piece also appears in our October 2019 print edition.
Let’s face the facts: as living beings, we have to drink water every day in order to survive. But drinking the same thing day after day is bound to get boring, especially when you have lived over 6,000 days like I have. What if I told you that there’s a solution to this dilemma? The answer is seltzer. Often called “the remix to water,” seltzer brings those same refreshing notes while am...
Seltzer is one of the worst, if not the worst, drink ever created. Even when you disregard its repulsive taste, seltzer serves absolutely no purpose. When you think of water, you think of something that you can chug, perhaps after a workout or a long day. Regardless of race or creed, everyone can agree on the satisfying simplicity of a glass of water. On the other hand, soda can be categorized as a...