Tumblr and Terminology

In the last several weeks, I have been starting to make much more focused effort on my M.A. thesis. For my thesis, I am planning on studying Tumblr's changed adult content policy and how this so-called "porn ban" represented a flashpoint between a platform's corporate owners and its users. I recently defended my prospectus, and … Continue reading Tumblr and Terminology

After 15 minutes, we’re legally allowed to leave

If you ever attended public school at any point for your education, there's a pretty good chance you may have heard this truism at some point. In elementary school, middle school, and high school, there were always whispers of this "rule" that "they" didn't want students to know about. And on the days when everyone … Continue reading After 15 minutes, we’re legally allowed to leave