The Observer

Internet not for self-esteem boost

By Jessica Gold, Production Editor

May 25, 2012

Mirror, mirror on the wall, who is the prettiest of them all? "Not you, you’re so ugly. Get off the Internet, you attention seeker." With the simple click of a button, a video is sent spiraling into the hands of opinionated strangers. Naïve teenage girls with low self-esteem post videos on YouTube in ...

Hypocritical requirements cause body image issues

By Emily Hall, Production Manager

December 22, 2010

As I log on to my MSN email account on Sunday morning, I am distracted by a new article titled “20 Low-Fat and Filling Breakfast Ideas,” and I feel mildly surprised that the usual posts with titles like “10 Different Ways to Trim Belly Fat” and “How to Work Your Butt While at Work” have been...

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