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Opinion: Social media influencers do not deserve their fame

Amber Kelly, Opinions Editor

May 1, 2019

Tik Tok, Instagram, Snapchat and Twitter are just a few of the apps social media influencers use to reach out to their fans. Some of the top influencers post a picture or video everyday and are paid thousands to do so. They’ve done no real work to earn their fame. Social media influencers are paid...

Colleges have the right to view what is posted on public social media sites

Staff Editorial

February 7, 2017

Twitter, Snapchat, Instagram and Facebook are all big names in the social networking world. With the impact of technology today and the level of competitiveness for universities, college admissions officers are looking at more than just student applications for acceptance, they are looking at student...

Fenton student makes weekly YouTube videos for growing fanbase

Fenton student makes weekly YouTube videos for growing fanbase

Olivia Diesch, Writer

October 26, 2015

A tweet, a post, an update, a snap. The ways teens communicate in the digital age are endless. Private life is not so private anymore, with updates ranging from a test taken during the day to a concert attended at night. One student has managed to gain hundreds of followers on different platforms,...

#SorryNotSorry: Competition, social media helps create selfish, apathetic teenagers

Amanda West, Writer

May 2, 2014

The same girl who was a shoulder to cry on is now scrolling through her Twitter feed and rolling her eyes at her friend’s dramatics. Earlier that day, she was content to listen as her friend sobbed over her breakup. Now, distanced from the immediate situation by time, unshared grief and two glowing...