Topic: high school

What The Gloss Staff Wore To Our Proms

What The Gloss Staff Wore To Our Proms

Though I’m sure you imagine us as robots automatically generating content each day, similar to the rest of the Internet, The Gloss is actually made up of people. Multiple people, in fact, like a big ol’ cheerleading pyramid of glossy goodness. Actually, that sounds sticky and gross, so maybe just a bunch of women in their twenties and thirties writing on the Internet, some of whom went to prom. More »

Crowdsourcing: What Should I Wear For My Awkward High School Reunion? (Also, My Face Is Cats)

Crowdsourcing: What Should I Wear For My Awkward High School Reunion? (Also, My Face Is Cats)

I was not planning on going to my reunion, but I’ve been coerced into it. It’s a clambake, just FYI, and I am not feeling it. Given my weird recent bout of obsessive insecurity, I am ever-so-slightly tweaking out over what to wear. I don’t want to dress up too much, but I also want to wear an outfit that says, “Yes, I did grow up to be an adult, teacher-who-told-me-I-was-hopeless.”

Also, because I am afraid you are all sick of my dumb face, I have applied cat memes to my head instead. More »

Racist Teens Create ‘White Girls Club’ To Stop Obvious Oppression Of Caucasian People

Racist Teens Create 'White Girls Club' To Stop Obvious Oppression Of Caucasian People

What is going on with high schools these days? First, the whole “not having integrated prom in 2013” thing and now, students apparently feel the need to make clubs based on being caucasian and the apparent oppression that accompanies being caucasian and how awful it is to exist as a caucasian person in a world full of – gasp — acceptance of others. More »