Social Media’s Affect on Self Images

Column By J1 Reporter Marin Krenzer These days there are impossible standards that are set much closer to home, not necessarily exclusively by models or celebrities but by classmates and friends. With social media, teens post their entire lives through things like posts, feeds, highlight reels, showing only the best and prestigious moments while hiding […]

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Life is What Happens When You Put Your Phone Down

  Within five seconds of leaving your house I guarantee you will see someone (or everyone) with a phone.  I constantly see people texting at the stoplight next to me or a whole table full of people silenced by the screens in front of them.  Even toddlers are opting for iPads and tablets over Barbies […]

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