Shaking it Off
The defining moment from Taylor Swift’s fifth studio album comes midway, on none other than the omnipresent lead single “Shake It Off”. Amid crashing cymbals, an infectious saxophone hook, and a backup chorus sing-shouting along, Taylor sings: “To the fella over there/ With the hella good hair/ Baby come on over here/ And we can »
And We’re Off!
Welcome to our little WKND chunk of cyberspace. Don’t worry; we’re a little nervous to be here, too. We know as much about the tubes that make up the interweb as a CS major knows about Aristotle. Not that we know much about Aristotle either. But in any case, the World Wide Web is a »
Facebook Horror Stories
If there’s one thing I’ve learned as an adolescent/person who has attended a lot of Bar Mitzvahs, it’s that no one should ever ask a 13-year-old what they think about anything. When I joined Facebook in the fall of 2008, I was just approaching the zenith of middle school awkwardness. I had a lot of »
Five Days for Two
If you’re reading this, you probably know: WKND is something different. We cuss and joke and make a lot of bad puns. We use the first person. We wear sweatshirts and jeans. We’re part of the YDN, sure, but we’re up in the attic of 202 York.
Future Sex + Love Sounds
Love. Sex. Hookups. Makeouts. Relationships. Emotions. Do we have your attention yet? Our campus, it seems, is constantly under the microscope for that vague thing we call “hookup culture.” We’re scrutinized by media outlets across the nation for rampant sex, shifty (maybe nonexistent?) morals and little to no experience with matters of the heart. But »
WEEKEND’s Guide to Social Media
Do you remember the glory days, back in middle school, when your AIM away message was your entire social media presence?