About the Blog

In a world of Photoshop, Virtual Reality, and Fake News, we strive to see the truth.  Oftentimes, that truth is ugly. 

Our bloggers look beneath the 'pretty ' to see the damaged underbelly. We put literature, pop culture, social media, and myths under the microscope.

Did you know most Valentines Day roses come from child labor in South Africa? 

Models eat cotton balls dipped in orange juice. 

Singing, cutesy Shirley Temple was considered a 'totsy,' a child sex object by many writers of her time. 



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Abigail MOYER

Favorite Works: American Psycho, Lolita, The Bell Jar, The Black Cat, The Fall of the House of Usher, The Neapolitan Series, Plato's Symposium, and the Harry Potter series. 

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