Written by: Victor Jeong, Editor-in-Chief It’s official; the hornet’s nest that is the internet has been stirred up. Dusting off their pitchforks and rekindling their torches, the denizens of the internet are coming together in what could firmly be described as a battle for the very freedom of internet users everywhere. Net neutrality is a term that was forged during the birth of the internet … Continue reading Why our Internet Might Die as We Know It, and How We Can Prevent It.
By: Matthew Choi, News Writer The internet is an archive with endless amount of information on everything you can imagine. In the internet realm, everyone has a voice unlike in real life (IRL). The internet has become a reliable form of communication around the world, due to its speed and accessibility which cannot be matched. Due to this, any form of news is rapidly spread. … Continue reading The internet’s freedom and censorship leaves for an uncertain future
By Grace Shin, News Writer “But First! Let me take a selfie!” This catchy phrase in Chainsmoker’s widely known song, “# (hashtag) Selfie” is not just a baffling joke people are making for their vines. It is actually an explicit portrayal of our supposedly narcissistic generation’s tendency to take selfies in monstrous rates. Sarah Kil, in Grade 12 said, “I don’t like to upload pictures … Continue reading But First! Let me take a selfie!
Angela Park, News Writer Throughout November, “The Real Men of GSIS” made a fashion statement with their daily growing mustaches and raised thousands of dollars in support of men’s health through the Movember Campaign. Movember is an initiative held every November by men all over the world who call themselves Mo Bros. They help raise awareness for men’s health issues such as prostate cancer. “The … Continue reading Mustached teachers raise awareness for men’s health
Heather Kim, Writer Attracting over 50 million users worldwide, the ultimate social-networking application Instagram has consistently dominated smartphone application stores since its debut on Oct. 2010. However, Instagram does not entirely fulfill its purpose of creating an intimate social network. Instagram is a free, photo-sharing social network application where users can share photos with other followers. What the application is widely known for is the … Continue reading Instagram: nothing more than photo filters