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O’s-pinion: Don’t Talk Down to Someone Who Helped You Get Where You’re Today

I didn't want to talk about anymore influencers because in my opinion they are a distraction during this revolution. Unfortunately, some issues need to be addressed within my generation because some of our fellow peers don't know how to stop making just anyone famous. Lord forgive me for being a hypocrite after stating that I… Continue reading O’s-pinion: Don’t Talk Down to Someone Who Helped You Get Where You’re Today

College Life, Lifestyle

Werqin’ Girl and Learning About Impostor Syndrome

"Girl you better werq!" Girl, I'm trying. This week has been great so far with me trying to prepare for grad school, keeping up with my blog and starting my night podcasts. Grad school has been tough because the COVID-19 crisis put everything on the back burner. Which is hard for me because I'm new… Continue reading Werqin’ Girl and Learning About Impostor Syndrome

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O’s-pinion: Validation and Credit Gone Too Far? Social Media Edition

This is a touchy topic because it can go either way. The problem most of us are facing is who did what first and who owes who a "thank you" when doing certain things. Especially on social media. Credibility is defined as the quality of being believable or worthy of trust and validation is defined as the action of checking or proving the… Continue reading O’s-pinion: Validation and Credit Gone Too Far? Social Media Edition

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O’s-pinion: Is Being a YouTuber an Excuse to Harass People?

Wow...I didn't think I would see the day people justified their actions based off of an app that could probably shut down in a few years but I was wrong again! Lauren Love, a YouTuber who shares her channel with her boyfriend like multiple other influencers out here in the world, was caught slipping when… Continue reading O’s-pinion: Is Being a YouTuber an Excuse to Harass People?

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The Importance of Media Literacy in a Social Network Society

Artist Travis Scott’s picture of him and another woman went viral after many viewers accused the rapper for cheating on Kylie Jenner. After days of numerous posts about the situation, it was revealed that the picture was fake and used to show how most social media users will believe anything they see online. Social media… Continue reading The Importance of Media Literacy in a Social Network Society

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O’s-pinion: Apologies on Social Media When Money is Involved

There were multiple controversial issues from different people on social media that haven't stopped. Controversies were popular in the past like the "creatures living on the moon" or "who slept with John F. Kennedy?" They expanded since social media became popular in the 21st century. Recently, YouTuber James Charles posted a video apologizing for betraying… Continue reading O’s-pinion: Apologies on Social Media When Money is Involved