El Estoque

The rise of VSCO girls

The rise of VSCO girls

Shreshta Ranganathan and Anish Vasudevan

September 27, 2019

How a new fashion trend from TikTok has made its way into MVHS

All Aboard: Why we shouldn’t be shamed for jumping on the bandwagon

All Aboard: Why we shouldn’t be shamed for jumping on the bandwagon

Emily Xia

September 27, 2019

Why it's OK to follow lighthearted trends sometimes

The illness of sickly beautification: romanticizing mental health

The illness of sickly beautification: romanticizing mental health

Annie Zhang

April 27, 2019

omanticization is a complexity — it unveils the allure in beliefs that are less than ideal. Series of “cute and psycho” posts on Tumblr and flurries of quotes bunched under the “pretty and dying” Pinterest folder — the glamorization of mental disorders amidst our social networking culture isn...

#Mannequinchallenge sweeps the internet

#Mannequinchallenge sweeps the internet

Aanchal Garg

November 19, 2016

Mannequinchallenge is the next big phenomenon on the internet. From Hillary Clinton on her campaign plane on Election Day to Blac Chyna and Rob Kardashian in the delivery room, many are jumping on board with this viral video trend. The trend has people hold a pose as still as they can while someone r...