Call Her Daddy, a popular podcast exploring young dating culture and the wild sexual escapades of its hosts Alexandra Cooper and Sofia Franklyn, has blown up on social media, but not for its typical spicy dating advice. Since April there has been a feud between Barstool Sports, specifically its founder Dave Portnoy, and the show’s co-hosts. […]Read more "Call Her Daddy…Or Don’t (Blog Post 3)"
A hoax, according to Oxford Dictionary, is a humorous or malicious deception. Funny, right? Maybe, but not when the internet is involved. People have been “hoaxing” for centuries. The Trojan Horse was even a hoax. We hear about it in all sorts of media. We learn about it on the internet. So what happens when […]Read more "Hoax Us, Or Poke Us? The Not-So-Magical Harm Of Internet Hoaxes"
Social media is, in part, a medium that enables people to connect with others. The word “connect” does not necessarily have a positive connotation. Rather, it means that people who did not previously have access to talk with each other have the ability to do so through social media. The nature of that conversation, whether […]Read more "Social media for better or for worse"