Comcast is Attemptimg to Improve their Customer Service

I’m sure we are all aware of how terrible Comcast’s customer service is. Well, they’ve come up with a solution. Social media platforms like Twitter and Facebook have become the mecca for customer complaints. For this reason, Comcast has decided to expand its social media customer service team in order to improve their reputation.   Tom Karinshak, Comcast’s head of Customer Service, said that the company is adding more people to its team as well as giving them more tools to help customers according to an article by The Huffington…

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Twitter Activism is Spreading the Word About Ferguson, MO

The riots in Ferguson have reached 8 days and there are no signs of it stopping until justice for Michael Brown is served. Brown was shot six times, twice in the head, by police officer Darren Wilson on August 9, 2014. Since the protests have started, the Ferguson Police Department has taken extreme measures to assault the civilians that have come together in peaceful protest and has violated the first amendment rights of journalists. Tear gas has been thrown at crowds of protestors, including children. While conditions are escalating, people all…

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Btw Did You Get My Text

There was an article posted recently on Huffington Post about how English is completely different from whatever language we text in, ranging all the way from “lol” to “heyyy.” (We won’t get into the idea that the number of y’s means something) It’s funny how our generation has come up with basically a whole other language or form of English that is specifically for social media and texting. Whether this is a good thing or a bad thing won’t be known until later. But even now, you can see how…

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The “Hot Convict” Gets a Modeling Contract

Do you all remember the “hot convict” Jeremy Meeks that made the girls around the Internet go wild? Well, he’s back in the news because he just recently got offered a modeling contract from Blaze Modelz. Meeks was arrested last month on five weapons charges and one gang charge. His mug shot was released on the Stockton, California Police Department’s Facebook page and received 33,00 “likes” and 10,400 comments. While he is said to be one of the most violent criminals in the Stockton area, his high cheekbones and baby…

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But That’s None Of My Business

Twitter is always coming up with something new but the latest craze is the Kermit The Frog memes. These memes have been all over twitter and are even showing up on instagram. I personally think some of these memes are hilarious. For those who are unfamiliar with them, they feature a picture of Kermit the frog drinking tea, milk, driving or whatever with the phrase “But that’s none of my business”. Whoever started this trend did it with this one. These are a few of my personal favorites.   1. Mmhm…

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YOLO doesn’t work on Social Media

You really do care about what’s on your social media pages!  Trust me, you do!  You don’t care about it because your friends are on it.  You care about your social media image because of the people you do not know who may be able to view it.  You care about it because of the “unknown”.  You care about future jobs and internships.  You care about losing opportunities.  You care about how posts can make you appear arrogant or irresponsible.  You care about how social media posts can amplify the…

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