Tag Archives: YouTube

Jenna Marbles: Modern Feminist?

  Chances are, if you are part of Generation Y, you know who Jenna Marbles is. She has become one of the most well-known Youtube personalities over the past few years.  Her real name is Jenna Mourey, and her dogs (who often make appearances) are named Kermit and Marbles.  Jenna Marbles posts a variety of […]

Birth of a Billion-Dollar Boy Band

The Beach Boys. The Beatles. N’Sync. The Backstreet Boys. What follows this suit of world-famous boy bands? Whether you’re an fan or not, the answer is universally known: it’s One Direction. In just three years since their debut on The UK X-Factor’s 7th season, 1D has broken hundreds of records, won countless awards, collected millions […]

Instagram – Under-sharing, Identity, and the marriage of Tech & Society

Arguably one of the most actively used forms of social media in today’s society , Instagram has become a culture in its own right. According to Mike Byrne of Conde Nast’s GQ, this culture comes with some unspoken rules about how to present oneself in a way in which translates in a positive manner. In his […]