Kris Seavers

Kris Seavers is the senior IRL editor and training director for the Daily Dot. Her work has appeared in Central Texas publications, including Austin Monthly and San Antonio Magazine, and on NPR.

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This TikToker thinks women shouldn’t work corporate jobs. Here’s why he’s wrong

A viral video is getting a ton of criticism.

On Nov 8, 2023 by Kris Seavers

Black model redoes her makeup at New York Fashion Week after artist applies white foundation to her face.

‘I look like a ghost’: Black model does her own makeup after artist uses white foundation on her skin

'Totally unacceptable.'

On Sep 11, 2023 by Kris Seavers

Airbnb in Bali doesn't look like pictures in listing

‘Just terrifying’: Influencer says Airbnb was ‘prison cell’ that looked nothing like photos

'Someone for sure used AI to make it seem wholesome.'

On Sep 5, 2023 by Kris Seavers

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The Psychology of TikTok

On Jul 21, 2023 by Kris Seavers

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The Internet’s Queer Era

Online is gayer than ever.

On Jun 28, 2023 by Kris Seavers

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Newsletter: The internet made me queer

Subscribe to 'Internet Insider' to get the daily scoop on internet culture.

On Jun 20, 2022 by Andrew Wyrich, Kris Seavers, Tricia Crimmins, V.S. Wells

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The Internet Made Me Queer

On Jun 16, 2022 by Kris Seavers

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IRL newsletter: Mystery TikToks

Plus: TikTok of the day.

On Feb 13, 2022 by Kris Seavers

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IRL newsletter: The big clean

Plus: Nike vs. TikToker's small business

On Feb 1, 2022 by Kris Seavers

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IRL newsletter: Boos and brews

Plus: Aunt Karen infiltrates racist Facebook groups.

On Oct 29, 2021 by Kris Seavers

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IRL newsletter: Satanic Temple demands abortion pills

Plus: COVID mental health by the numbers.

On Sep 9, 2021 by Kris Seavers

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IRL newsletter: TikTok flags ‘Black Lives Matter’ as inappropriate

Plus: Dozing off as self-care.

On Jul 8, 2021 by Kris Seavers

A Coca-Cola bottle with 'Nazis' written on the side.

IRL newsletter: You can put ‘Nazis rule’ on a Coke bottle

Plus: Joining a kickball league for self-care.

On Jun 24, 2021 by Kris Seavers

Three panel of woman's tiktok video where she is shown cutting off her Confederate flag from its pole and burning it with the caption 'I'm sorry if I ever showed I was racist from a flag. We burnt it tonight. I'm sorry our culture taught us it was ok. It's not. I'm white. I'm redneck, but never racist. RIP to this racist flag.'

IRL newsletter: The road to anywhere

Plus: Where you can get free weed for getting a COVID vaccine.

On Jun 10, 2021 by Kris Seavers

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Newsletter: The fake new sexuality ‘super straight’ and cleaning out the closet

Plus: COVID vaccine side effects for women.

On Mar 11, 2021 by Kris Seavers