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2017 MET GALA SELFIE BAN IS BROKEN

Article by Sarah Pickett | esPResso Staff Writer If you didn’t post it, it didn’t’ happen right? Well on May 1st at the Annual Met Gala, Celebrities followed this rule and took to social media. The Met Gala, a fundraising event where the most iconic fashion trends are put on the display by the hottest […]

BILL O’REILLY FIRED FROM FOX

Article by Sarah Pickett | esPResso Staff Writer After years of sexual harassment allegations, political commentator, Bill O’Reilly was dropped by Fox News Network, igniting a social media uproar.  For the past 20 years O’Reilly has been the face of Fox News as the host of the number one cable show The O’Reilly Factor. An […]

NEW NETFLIX SERIES 13 REASONS WHY

Article by Sarah Pickett | esPResso Staff Writer The new Netflix series 13 Reasons Why has sparked a major conversation surrounding one of the the biggest social issues in recent history, teen suicide. Based on the novel by Jay Asher, the series tackles a number of struggles for teenagers today, including school bullying, sexual assault, […]

BEAUTY AND THE BEAST’S PR CAMPAIGN BRINGS BOX OFFICE SUCCESS

Article by Sarah Pickett | esPResso Staff Writer The live action remake of the classic Disney tale, Beauty and the Beast, drew a large audience when it hit theaters on March 17. It is no surprise that the movie was a huge box office success, bringing in $174.75 million just on opening night. Much of […]

SOCIAL MEDIA REACTS TO DISCOVERY OF SEVEN NEW PLANETS

Article by Sarah Pickett | esPResso Staff Writer The world takes to social media after an intriguing discovery about outer space is made. On February 22, it was revealed by NASA that seven new earth-like planets were found. Researchers deem this to be a significant study because it marks the first time this number of […]