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The desire to fit in causes the loss of individuality

The desire to fit in causes the loss of individuality

Megan Tao, Scot Scoop Editor-in-Chief

March 16, 2015


Filed under Opinion, Stabs at Society, Top News

If your friends jump off a cliff, would you jump off the cliff too? The social desire to fit in is insatiable, especially among teens. In addition to the always lingering shadow of peer pressure and the fear of being judged for being different, the desire to fit in is also self induced because...

The desire to never grow up only exists in Neverland

The desire to never grow up only exists in Neverland

Megan Tao, Scot Scoop Editor-in-Chief

February 14, 2015


Filed under Opinion, Stabs at Society

The story of Peter Pan and his everlasting childhood has lost its impact on children today. The idea of "never growing up" has lost its appeal as children forget to just enjoy their childhood. We're often asked throughout elementary school: what do you want to be when you grow up? I remember...

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