Month: September 2019

Yeah, like this week’s newsletter wasn’t going to be about Apple

Avoid being CUUUUURSED and Do Not Read Until Monday. Yeah, like this week’s newsletter wasn’t going to be about Apple … But maybe not quite the take one might expect. Apple had its annual industry-rattling announcement event this week, debuting its latest iThings. Through the years, the most attention has been lavished upon the iPhone. This year’s edition, […]

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Not a VSCO Girl, Not Yet a Woman: Why Today’s Teen Girls Give Me Hope

Welcome to the world, VSCO girls. The same teen-style-trend to social-media-ubiquity to Twitter-parody cycle that gave us Tumblr girls and Tiktok girls has birthed the VSCO girl. This teen girl sports oversized t-shirts, wrist scrunchies and natural makeup. In her hand: a heavily stickered, eco-chic Hydro Flask water bottle; on her feet: Birkenstocks, Tevas, or […]

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