“One of the strongest typhoon ever recorded in history.” The news goes. Thanks to media and social networks we knew ahead of what to expect come November 7, 2013. It can scare anybody, yes. But with the forecasts, everybody are expected to expect the worst and be ready. But it was not enough. Continue reading “Where is God in the storm?”
I do not have anything against “selfie” posts but I am not a fan either. It is viral and it got into my curious mind, how it all began and what is the psychology behind it. I am neither a psychologist nor an expert on the field but I thought about it and I just can’t keep my thoughts to myself.
Okay, I am typing selfie in red underlined word. Word keeps on reminding me that the word “selfie” is either grammatically incorrect or misspelled. (Right-click, add to dictionary, solved.) My friends told me the term started in Instagram but I was surprised to know that the term was actually popularized in 2005 by a photographer Jim Krause. That long! I didn’t know that. It must have gained more popularity when social networking reached its peak.