Thursday, August 22

"13 Reasons Why" has attracted both acclaim and criticism for its portrayal of teen suicide.(Courtesy of Beth Dubber/Netflix)

The Quad: Students share thoughts on message, impact of show ’13 Reasons Why’

As my postmidterm self sits here bingewatching the last episode of “13 Reasons Why,” I can’t help but feel conflicted. For those of you that aren’t familiar with the show, its storyline revolves around Hannah Baker, a high schooler who commits suicide. Read more...

Photo: "13 Reasons Why" has attracted both acclaim and criticism for its portrayal of teen suicide.(Courtesy of Beth Dubber/Netflix)

"13 Reasons Why" has attracted both acclaim and criticism for its portrayal of teen suicide.(Courtesy of Beth Dubber/Netflix)





Headlines are designed to grab attention, but they can lose complete accuracy in the process. (Creative Commons photo by Sollok29 via Wikimedia Commons)

The Quad: Clickbait isn’t new – tips for spotting fake/sensational news

“FAKE NEWS – A TOTAL POLITICAL WITCH HUNT!” I don’t even have to say a name for his face to pop into your head. Trump’s tweets are charged with a certain degree of ignorance and anger that makes it difficult to mistake them for anyone else’s. Read more...

Photo: Headlines are designed to grab attention, but they can lose complete accuracy in the process. (Creative Commons photo by Sollok29 via Wikimedia Commons)

Headlines are designed to grab attention, but they can lose complete accuracy in the process. (Creative Commons photo by Sollok29 via Wikimedia Commons)