Death to The: FuckBoi

It's 2017.....are we not tired of these "fuckboi" characters yet? I am. I haven't been on the scene in quite some time, but the rapid increase of "fuckbois" is alarming. At first, I thought this personality trait related only to the fresh 21-year-olds but from my ethnographic observation, the age range seems to exceed 30-years-old... Continue Reading →

The Art of Chillin’

What does it mean to "chill"? There are many meanings behind the surface level vocabulary word. However, according to Urban Dictionary "chill" can be defined as: 1) to stop from doing something. Example: "Bruh, chill it's not that deep put the scissor down". 2) to hang out. Example: "Girl stop playing and come over to... Continue Reading →

Stereotypes….You Gotta Love Them!

Ooh stereotypes.... how I love thee! Without them people would actually have to get to know me as a person and assume to know me based off my appearance. But all jokes aside, why do we stereotype each other? Don't feel bad we all do it! I believe the main reason stereotyping occurs is to put each other into categories,... Continue Reading →

Marianismo…….The Ideal Woman?

Marianismo is a gender role associated with women  in Latin communities and is the counterpart to Machismo. Machismo "macho man" is suppose to be the provider, protector, and be a brave man. The origin of Marianismo comes from Virgin Mary, who is seen as the definition of true femininity. The ideal traits of  femininity are: modest, pure, faithful, submissive, motherly,... Continue Reading →

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