Ahhh the college years. I remember them...I'd say well, but the food was anything but.
$5 a day? Hah! Amateurs!
I can live off 20 cents a day!
Breakfast: Breakfast pastry and coffee from the waiting area of the car dealership down the street, set out for people waiting on auto repairs. Cost: Nothing
Lunch: Chile beef ramen and a glass of water. Cost: 10 cents
Mid afternoon snack: Take the Marlboro plant tour. Obtain a free carton of cigarettes at the end of the tour. Sell to some smoker right outside the plant for 15 bucks. Spend $5 on a value meal from McDonald's. Net gain: $10.
Dinner: Creamy chicken ramen washed down with $10 worth of beer. Cost: $10.10
Total cost at end of day: 20 cents.