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Why does Gen Z like TikTok so much?

Why does Gen Z like TikTok so much?

Do you know what FYP stands for? Ask any member of Generation Z; they definitely know that the acronym represents “For You Page,” or the homepage of TikTok. Since becoming…

ByRis IgrecOctober 2, 2020
What does ACAB mean? Well, to start — we’re angry.

What does ACAB mean? Well, to start — we’re angry.

The Screenshot: Week of September 28 We’re focusing on injustice this week, here’s your TL;DR: Justice for Breonna Taylor, TIME that these icons were recognized, The Uyghur people’s plight, What is ACAB a…

ByJawwad MustafaSeptember 29, 2020
So, you want to be Heather?

So, you want to be Heather?

The #heather hashtag has over 1 billion views on TikTok (and no, it has nothing to do with the 1988 cult classic film, Heathers). The “Heather” trend stems from the…

“No, I’m not Hispanic. I’m Latinx.”

“No, I’m not Hispanic. I’m Latinx.”

The Screenshot: Week of September 21 TL;DR: Heartbroken by RBG’s passing, New Fresh Prince in Bel Air, PS5 already gone, Hispanic Heritage Month kicks off, what’s it mean when something SLAPS,…

ByJawwad MustafaSeptember 22, 2020
You won’t believe what TikTokers are calling Dr. Phil…

You won’t believe what TikTokers are calling Dr. Phil…

The Screenshot: Week of September 14 TL;DR: Your TikTok lowdown, Fortnite’s virtual shows with superstars, What is TFTI,  Kaepernick is back, A tale of Toxic Vegan Activism, Bye to KUWTK, It’s Dr. Daddy…

ByJawwad MustafaSeptember 15, 2020
Dancing with the Stars: Gen Z’s newest guilty pleasure

Dancing with the Stars: Gen Z’s newest guilty pleasure

The Screenshot: Week of September 7 TL;DR: Gen Z on DWTS, Britney Spears resurgence, new music “hits different,” old game gets new life, get well soon to this meme star, astrology,…

ByJawwad MustafaSeptember 8, 2020