Category: People

Lost Causes

Her View

Lost causes…um…that would be ME trying to address this subject! *rimshot*

No, really. Nearly every week there is a new cause or situation that captures the nation/world’s attention. Sometimes it’s a natural disaster and other times it’s a case of injustice. In the age of social media, these causes often become hashtags and parts of viral campaigns. People often become activists for these causes…at least for a while. Continue reading “Lost Causes”

Putting On for Social Media

Her View

If you’re on any of the social media sites, particularly Facebook or Instagram, you see it almost daily. Somebody is putting on for social media…doin it for the ‘Gram. It may be a status update about how blessed they are with a picture of their new car or maybe even a simple update about how great their relationship is. Maybe it’s one of those negative posts where the person is sending cryptic messages about haters or asking somebody to “come see” them. Either way, chances are the poster isn’t really being sincere. They’re putting on.

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