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Psyche of Social Media

Online interactions can lead some to disconnect, bully, murder Editor’s note: Some posts mentioned in this article contain language that may be offensive to some readers. Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, YouTube, Vine, Tumblr. Most likely, when one has a spare moment or is waiting in[Read More…]

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UP Molly Porter

Under the Hood

Hoa ‘David’ Tsan Stretching over the exposed engine of a 1988 Mazda RX-7, Hoa “David” Tsan says he has always had a passion for cars. “I kind of grew up around it,” he says. “When my parents had me, they had just come here from[Read More…]

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UP Robert McDonald

Aspergers Takes Stage

Wesley Gifford Wesley Gifford uses Asperger syndrome as a punch line. The Pensacola senior is a standup comic who builds his comedy around his condition. “The thing about standup comedy is that a lot of your act is derived from your life, and so I[Read More…]

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