Should We Pull the Chord on Discord?

https://www.wsj.com/articles/discord-where-teens-rule-and-parents-fear-to-tread-11560245402 There are always two sides to every coin, at least two sides to every story, and at least two sides to chat apps and gaming services.   We always seem to be able to take...

Future Technology

  Jos. A. Bank, Pier 1, Ann Taylor, Chuck E. Cheese...well, ok, maybe I shouldn’t include Chuck E. Cheese to this list, but the others are a few of the businesses I’m really sad to see close their doors due to the recent pandemic.  (No offense to any of you...

Cancel Culture

Recently, all of my social media channels were full of posts about the dismissal of Alexi McCammond as editor-in-chief of Teen Vogue.  Part of what made this news was that McCammond, a well-known political journalist, left Teen Vogue before her first day on the...

Twitter Is Testing A New Undo Feature

https://www.socialmediatoday.com/news/twitters-testing-a-new-undo-option-for-sent-tweets/596196/ As a lifelong educator there are certain things that I just can’t overlook when it comes to social media posts. Incorrect spelling and usage of words such as “their,...

Cancel Culture and Cyberbullying

https://parentology.com/is-cancel-culture-the-new-cyberbullying/ I have a friend that I’ve known for many years.  We share basically the same morals and values, but we have very different ideas about certain people and politics.  Over the course of our...