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Sexting: Know the Facts This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
High-tech has created a new low. The term “sexting” is a combination of the words sex and texting, and refers to the practice of sending sexually ­explicit photos electronically, mainly by cell phone. The incidents of sexting have... (more »)
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School uniforms
By , Kalamazoo, MI
Parents always talk about how If schools had uniforms, everything would be so much eisier. You wouldn't get caught up on looks and would learn the skills you need. I disagree with this, I think that school uniforms would put a restriction on... (more »)
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Label Me
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For years now, namebrands have become more and more popular - as well as expensive. In my high school, I see several students in the hallways with extremely high-priced clothing, jewelry, etc. I'll be honest, it disgusts me. Our parents/guardians... (more »)
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Shoes, the key to every outfit
As i sat down to write my first ever fashion column for my school newspaper, all i could think about was the previous fashion editor, Lindsay Bloom, and how i was going to fill those big shoes. Luckily for me, I have pretty large feet; size eight... (more »)
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Phat
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My mother and I looked uncomfortably through the clothes in the junior section. I glanced at my mother, an we met each others eyes we grimiest. I’m not fat I’m around 150, 160 and am 5’6. I got hips and so does my mum, but even for my cousin... (more »)
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Branded
Advertising is everywhere. Not just on TV or in magazines or on billboards, but literally everywhere. It has been enclosing upon us in every direction so that we now turn a blind eye toward it. Some of us aren’t even aware that we are... (more »)
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Jeans: The Personality Statement
Jeans: The Personality Statement Jeans: pants or trousers made from denim. Primarily created for work, they eventually became popular daily wear in the 1950s. Today, this particular article of clothing is a staple in any modern wardrobe and can... (more »)
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Engaging in Body Piercings
Throughout the past years, body modification has become more popular and accepted within society. The most common, and most widely accepted form of body modification is the ear piercing. While an ear piercing may seem bland or generic, many people... (more »)
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METRO IS MASCULINE?
One of the most fascinating, yet often overlooked details of our society is the way men dress. Lately, I have heard new words thrown around like, Metrosexual; a twenty-first century term generally applied to heterosexual men with a strong concern... (more »)
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Dress to Impress
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When I wake up in the morning, before I change out of my pajamas I look out the window. Depending on the weather I’ll where something different, breezy, I’ll wear a sweater, snowy, time for boots, sunny, shorts and sandals, and so on.... (more »)
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Human Beings, not Cans of Soup
Labels. Mention them to an adult, and they will most likely think of grocery stores, with good reason. Labels are things that should remain on food items, clothing, etc. Anything but human beings. A child of the 21st century, I no longer have the... (more »)
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Are chain stores really going green?
I have been passionate about sewing and fashion design since I was 12. Two years ago, I designed and made a set of outfits from recyclable materials for a charity fashion show. Through this highly meaningful and profound experience, I became... (more »)
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Shop your closet
Each morning I wake up and look into my closet, deciding on the perfect outfit for the day. Now some mornings its easy, my eyes are drawn to something special and I just throw it on, but then you have those tragic mornings when you find yourself... (more »)
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Technology: Good or Bad for Today’s Youth?
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“Don’t text my heart,” these word of wisdom were spoken to me by the Christian writer Chad Estham, but what do these words mean? The youth today are becoming more and more attached to their technology. Relationships are being built online or... (more »)
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Pants At the Knees
There are a lot of things that I dislike but there are also a lot of things that I can honestly say that I hate as well. I hate liars, cheaters, fake self absorbed people, and when guys wear their pants half way below their butt. I seriously don't... (more »)
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Generation 411
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Yazmin G. of Manhattan receives friend requests on MySpace from all over New York and New Jersey. She is fifteen years old and a Sophmore in High School. Her 'about me' on her MySpace page is eye-catching only because words are replaced by... (more »)
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