TikTok User Says She Received Indecent Exposure Citation For Shorts, Crop Top Outfit

A woman said she received an indecent exposure citation at a music festival in Winnfield, Louisiana, earlier this month for wearing a crop top and shorts, the Shreveport Times reported. Casey LaCaze-Lachney showed off the alleged outfit, a black crop top and denim shorts, in a TikTok video to her followers. In response, the Winnfield … Read more

Khaby Lame Becomes World’s Most-Followed TikToker

Social media star Khaby Lame, known for his silent comedy videos, has become TikTok’s most-followed user. Lame became the biggest user on the platform when he surpassed Charli D’Amelio’s 142.3 million followers on Wednesday, The Verge reported. Lame, who lives in Italy and was born in Senegal, has gained TikTok fame for videos in which … Read more

Khabane Lame, 22, has become the most followed TikTok star in the world with over 142 million fans

A Senegalese-born comedian has officially become the most followed TikTok star in the world. Khaby Lame, 22, who posts under the name @ khaby.lame, passed American Charli D’Amelio, 18, who until today had held the top spot since 2020. Reaching 142.5 million followers overnight, Lame crept past D’Amelio’s 142.2 million after a months-long tight follower … Read more

Charity TikTok Videos Put an Uncomfortable Spin on Morality

“I think these videos can create narratives about how we should help the deserving poor,” says Yale professor Michael Kraus, a social psychologist who specializes in the study of inequality. “But actually all are deserving, and individual acts of charity are not a solution for poverty.” The “deserving poor” is an archaic concept, codified in … Read more

Lawmakers Want Social Media Companies to Stop Getting Kids Hooked

Alexis Tapia opens TikTok every morning when she wakes up and every night before she goes to bed. The 16-year-old from Tucson, Arizona, says she has a complicated relationship with the social media app. Most of what flashes across her screen makes her smile, like funny videos that poke fun at the weirdness of puberty. … Read more

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I ignored a lump on my face – then was diagnosed with incurable lymphoma

A woman is urging people to be vigilant with their health after she discovered a bump on her face was actually an incurable lymphoma. Melea Patton shared her story on TikTok, saying she had noticed the “large bump” on her face more than a year ago but did not have health insurance, so she did … Read more