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Red Bull = Death
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Did you know that you are crucially damaging your body when consuming Red Bull? You are consuming poison that will lead to extreme damage for your body. For those of you who are lovers of Red Bull, I’ m sorry to tell you that this energy... (more »)
The Pressure to be Perfect: Body Shaming Girls
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She watches as the gorgeous, slim celebrities glide down the red carpet on TV. She looks around, and sees how flawless the rest of the world is compared to her. When she looks in the mirror, the one staring back is ugly. Fat. Imperfect. She... (more »)
Countless: Living With Dyscalculia (and Not... This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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I told the waitress at the diner that I was six and a penny. She stared at me, more than slightly confused. “She means six and a quarter,” my mom quickly explained. The waitress smiled, laughed, and called me cute. I smiled back,... (more »)
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The Best Therapy
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Animals big and small are used for therapy. Whatever therapy this may be animals usually are involved. Dogs, rabbits and even cats are used to help the patient's mental status and increase joy. Horses are also used for this work. Most... (more »)
Abuse Victims: They're Not Crying Wolf This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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As we loaded into the the maroon minivan, he didn’t try to hide his expression. My boyfriend at the time made it clear that he wasn’t happy I had come to support him. “It’s your fault that we lost. I always play badly... (more »)
Chemo
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Time seemed to disappear faster since I heard the news. Two weeks passed like two days. Now I'm back here...in the west wing of the Anderson Oncology Center. It's time to start treatment. The last fourteen days soared past me, but walking though... (more »)
Harmful GMOs
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In Food Integrity Now Organization, it says that there is 93% of genetically modified foods (GMOs) in soy, 86% in corn, 93% in canola, and 95% in sugar beets in United States (Spaeth). It is not an assumption, but a fact that was researched by... (more »)
Words Hurt
By , broomfield, CO
A girl saunters around convinced that she is worth nothing. The people around her tell her so. They tell her that she isn’t good enough. They say very offensive things but at the same time they tell her that they care about her. She... (more »)
A Modest Proposal: A Satirical Solution for...
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FOR PREVENTING THE ESCALATION AND LONG TERM PERPETUATION OF TEXTING AND DRIVING It is melancholy object to the social problem of texting and driving, and if this conflict is not solved it will detract which will lead to more car... (more »)
Modest Proposal: A Satirical Solution for...
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It is a melancholy object to those driving down the road that they will see many other drivers deciding to text. Most drivers contribute to the extremely high percentage of those who text and drive. Even to the intelligent individuals who chose... (more »)
Menstrual Cups
By , GA, GA
Does coupe menstruelle have an edge over tampons? What is a coupe menstruelle? Are you listening to coupelle menstruelle for the first time? When you hear it for the first time, you can not even imagine what it is actually used for. It is an... (more »)
Ferrero CEO Motions to Stop Nutella Production
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PINO TORINESE, ITALY—After a heated discussion at Nutella’s headquarters, the company CEO, Giovanni Ferrero, announced that the company will cease all production of their world-renowned Nutella, beginning this Monday. The motion,... (more »)
Headbands This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
By , Los Altos, CA
There are three headbands hanging on my bedroom wall – a pink one, a green one, and a black one with pink polka-dots. They’ve been there for almost seven years between the mirrored dresser and the bookshelf. I haven’t pulled... (more »)
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Life In Color This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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Life in color. No, am not referring to the widely popular adolescent rave where attendants are doused in multicolored paint while enjoying a party atmosphere. I am referring to the neurological phenomenon known as synesthesia. The word can be... (more »)
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Communities Influence on an Individual
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For many years dating all the way back to around the late 1900's, fast food restaurants became very popular and common all over America. Children, adolescents, and adults started to prefer these fast food meals over home cooked meals or... (more »)
Lofty Dreams
By , Singapore, AK
Today I dreamt of heights. As I pondered upon the implications of consistent current account deficits in economics class, I fantasized standing tall on the rooftop of a building, any building. I imagined being closer to the clouds, closer to... (more »)
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