The podcast series Rabbit Hole, a podcast series published by the New York Times and hosted by columnist Kevin Roose, has several publicly known guest interviews. Throughout interviews, the eight-part series’s central thesis becomes ever-more clear by Kevin Roose: “what is the internet doing to us?”

At the time of…

Memes have become an inevitable part of Presidential debates, Vice presidential debates, and politics entirely. Very recently, “the fly” that landed on Vice President Mike Pence’s head during the 2020 Vice Presidential debate caused a flood of memes across social media and eventually taking over mainstream media almost instantly. (1)…

The public sphere is an idea originally proposed by Habermas was defined ­as the “realm of our social life in which something approaching public opinion can be formed. Access is guaranteed to all citizens” (Habermas, 1962). Each resident of the public sphere must obey certain rules for an ‘ideal speech…

Marshall McLuhan’s book The Medium is the Message discusses how the nature of different media mediums has shaped everything about communication and thought in societies throughout different media mediums such as; print and television. Something McLuhan touches on early in the book is the idea of neighborhoods and how interconnection…

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