Social media increases confidence

By Lindsay Wigo Editorials Editor Unlock any young adult’s phone and you are bound to see Instagram, Facebook, Twitter or Snapchat. Have you noticed any 20-year-old that doesn’t whip their phone out as soon as school is over? It’s becoming second nature to have social media always at our fingertips. We are living in such a technology-dependent time period that we can … [Read more...]

7 Great Summer YouTubers To Bust Summer Blues

By Lindsay Wigo Editorials Editor Summer is a time for vacationing, relaxing and being with family and friends. However, do you ever have those rainy summer days where you don’t know what to do? Tired of going to the pool being in the heat? What do you turn to? Go on YouTube! Bust your mid-summer blues with some of the most underrated and talented YouTubers. The … [Read more...]

From the Editor’s Desk: Slacktivism

During the Super Bowl, the Twitter account for an organization called NARAL Pro-Choice America posted criticisms of commercials they perceived as chauvinist or anti-abortion in some way. Disregarding that most ads’ main goals are to make you laugh (or cry) and to make money, NARAL’s lamest tweet criticized Audi for casting a man instead of a woman as the lead in their … [Read more...]