But First! Let me take a selfie!

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!

Instagram: nothing more than photo filters

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