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Martz: Where nostalgia belongs in the context of the pandemic

Paulina Martz, Staff Columnist

April 24, 2020

As this semester comes to an end, I’ve noticed a shift. Of course, being home limits activities and for those of us lucky enough to have some free time amidst this chaos, there has been an upswing in media consumption. But beyond that, there has been an emphasis on things from our childhood. Perhaps it ...

Martz: When everything becomes relatable

Paulina Martz, Columnist

April 13, 2018

Speaking as someone whose widely-accepted catchphrase is “relatable content only”—so widely accepted, in fact, that one of my friends made me a custom keychain with that phrase—I consider myself a major player in the internet-born phenomenon of “relating” to everything and anything. An...

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