Jennifer Xia is an editorial intern for the Daily Dot and a second-year journalism student at the University of Texas at Austin. She has interned previously at Austin Monthly and Austin Woman magazines.
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'I stopped going to church, really.'
On Sep 9, 2021 by Jennifer Xia
'Y’all ever have a bad day and then one small thing just makes you lose it?'
On Sep 5, 2021 by Jennifer Xia
The TikToker claimed the Karen was texting and driving.
Cue the 'onion ring' jokes.
On Sep 1, 2021 by Jennifer Xia
'Man loves tools so much he became one.'
'It would be a shame if you dropped your water bottle on his phone.'
On Aug 6, 2021 by Jennifer Xia
The restaurant is now being review-bombed. ‘Not a safe place for people of color,' one reviewer wrote.
On Aug 5, 2021 by Jennifer Xia
'I don't want you to hurt me.'
On Aug 2, 2021 by Jennifer Xia
The video has more than 29 million views.
On Jul 30, 2021 by Jennifer Xia
'There's no packages.'
'That makes me uncomfortable that you’re friends with people who do that, and you think it’s funny.'
On Jul 27, 2021 by Jennifer Xia
The TikToker noted that the Karen might be mentally ill, sparking debate about mental illness and racism.
'If regret was a video.'
On Jul 23, 2021 by Jennifer Xia
'Most of the people who see Halsey have no idea she is part-Black until she decides to wear braids.'
'You had the opportunity to stand up for her and chose not to.'
On Jul 22, 2021 by Jennifer Xia