Berries and Cream

Lauren Strapagiel
My enduring obsession with TikTok in newsletter form.
Created 24 Sep 2021
  • Dem bones, dem bones, dem pug bones
    27 Oct 2021 • 4 min read
    Okay, so here’s the thing. Maybe I’ve been avoiding writing about the no-bones pug. It has very much been covered to death in media so I was feeling a little meh. But then while talking to some not ch...
  • The future of work is not working
    19 Oct 2021 • 5 min read
    If you haven’t been paying attention, we’re in the middle of a labour revolution. Here’s a snapshot from the Washington Post: 178 US employers facing strikes 12 strikes so far this year in the US with...
  • I'm a little lad who loves TikTok and memes
    05 Oct 2021 • 5 min read
    It only seems fitting to start off this newsletter with its namesake: berries and cream. As in, I’m a little lad who loves berries and cream. If you’ve been on TikTok in the last month or so then a li...
  • Coming soon
    24 Sep 2021 • < 1 min read
    I love TikTok a whole lot. I mean I basically hinged a chunk of my career on covering it. I’ve recently left my job covering internet culture at BuzzFeed News for new horizons but I still need a place...
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