The number of apps available for chatting, texting, video chat, or just sharing things numbered about 250 in 2019 with somewhere around 3 billion users of at least 2 or more — that’s a lot of information being shared across these platforms every minute of every day

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I am currently on almost all major social media apps and this blog site. These are the places I communicate or interact with others even before this pandemic occurred.

I just developed a phobia of standing on wheels

I realized it’s much more than a hobby – it is a community and lifeline. For some, it has been an escape since childhood. Others start because they like the fashion or look up to famous skateboarders. It felt good to be a woman trying it out because we represent a small portion of riders. Overall though, we all share similarities: as stated by USC, “Skateboarders have this tenacity to practice a trick thousands of times, they are creative, and they have cross-cultural interactions not common in other spaces.”

How to Talk to a Woman Who is Wearing Headphones…


Someone I follow on Twitter shared this a few moments ago;


What is contained in this piece of writing was, simultaneously, hilarious, incredible and terrifying.

Let’s break it down.

These days, many women walk around playing with a smartphone or tablet device and are often wearing headphones and listening to music at the same time.

It may have escaped your notice chum(p) but walking around playing with a smartphone or tablet device while wearing headphones and listening to music isn’t something that only women are doing a lot…

In fact the accompanying photograph for this piece is this…


A man wearing headphones which, I’m fairly sure, are connected to a smartphone or “tablet device” (why not just say iPad?) and which are probably being used for the purposes of listening to music.

Yet, it doesn’t always mean that you, or anyone else, can’t say hello to her.

Well…it actually does…

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