Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Social media platforms have almost tripled their total user base in the last
decade. In 2021, 82% of the population in the United States were users and it is expected that by 2023 the number of users will be 308.27 million.

How to Do a Social Media Detox

Beatriz A. Martinez, Lifestyles Editor April 26, 2022

Social media is a fundamental part of people's lives today. They serve to communicate, meet people, share moments, and even for work. Today almost everyone has at least one app on their mobile devices. But not everything is good, social networks are time-consuming, distracting, and can be dangerous....

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12 year old feeling exhausted after being on her phone the entire day.

Editorial: Social Media is a Nightmare

Jasmine Soria, Print Editor-in-Chief October 2, 2021

Social Media has been around for only 24 years. Those with phones and computers brought to light Six Degree, a social media platform common in the late 1900s.  Platforms like Snapchat, Instagram, and Twitter have taken over the media industry since the early 2000s. While they have done much good to...

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Four of the squares shown on Pinterest, offering accurate information on how to properly handle the Coronaviruse.

Coronavirus Rapid Spread through the Internet

Vincent Franco, Digital Photo Editor February 6, 2020

The Coronavirus, is made up of a large group of viruses that could be found in both humans and animals.“Cousin” of the SARS virus and originating from Wuhan, China. When infected, symptoms are close to those of a common flu or cold. Since the outbreak of the virus in early January, over 28,000...

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iZombie Actor Rahul Kohli Reveals Childhood Abuse

Diane Chau, Writer/reporter March 13, 2019

By: Diane Chau Secret is Out Thirty-three year old British actor, Rahul Kohli, post on twitter that he was a victim of childhood sexual abuse on Monday morning. The actor stars in The CW’s iZombie revealed his traumatic secret on social media. Kohli said, “The longer I keep my secret, the longer...

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Behind The Panel Inside The Mind Of A Comic Book Artist

Luis Gutierrez, Podcast Director October 2, 2018

When reading a comic it’s so easy to get lost in it, just by reading a fascinating story or looking at the art with all the different colors and styles. It’s easy to forget that these people work day and night to meet deadline on what I can understand what a stressful yet satisfying job it can be. I...

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Why I Post

Sabrina Torres, Editor-In-Chief March 5, 2018

The social media I use are Instagram, Snapchat, Twitter, and Tumblr.  I have been using social media since I was in elementary school. It all started with MSN messenger and MySpace. I enjoyed MSN because I was able to speak to my cousins from Mexico and Guatemala as well as my best friend at the time...

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Destiny Lopez

Who Cheats More, Men or Women?

Destiny Lopez, Staff Writer September 29, 2015

The real question is, "Why do men cheat more?" Yes, men are the ones that mainly get caught in the act. I’m sorry to have to say this, but men just do not know how to cover up their tracks. What they don't understand is that women know everything; even when we don't try to figure these types...

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