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    This is not a goodbye. Essay #2.

    With this roller coaster of a spring semester coming to an end, I thought it’d be important to reminisce over the epic up’s and down’s we have experienced together. WordPress definitely came with its challenges, but after a long struggle, and many moments of trial and error; I can confidently say that I have created something I’m truly proud of. Blogging has always been appealing to me, and I have always longed to have a platform to document my life that wasn’t a popular social media. But, life gets in the way, and it never became a priority. I have never been so happy to start a school assignment until…

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    Essay #1

    With the U.S. Presidential election just passing, there is still talk over news corporation’s to this day regarding the effect social media had on the events within the election. With former U.S. president Donald Trump being officially banned from using Twitter, to half of social media posts being labelled as misinformation. There has definitely been a change in the distribution of fake news since the 2016 presidential election, but can we say that social media is no longer making an impact on users outlook of the election? That status is still far from true. Many social media users still use social media platforms as their main source of news during…