The Vermont Cynic

Living your life through the lens of social media

September 22, 2016

Dear Editor, I am having more fun that you. Can't you tell from my Snapchat story? I go to brunch and eat crème fraiche. You are not doing that. You are eating eggs alone. Again. I am at bars gallivanting with attractive members of the opposite sex. What are you doing? Watching that show a...

Snapchat covers sports

Jack Estrin

March 31, 2015

Recently, as many people open their Snapchat, they will find a live look into a major sports game, music festival or other big event. This live look consists of direct footage taken by fans who are actually in attendance at the game or event. Snapchat debuted this feature, also known as “Our Story,” ...

Stories told through snaps

February 10, 2015

5, 4, 3, 2, 1 gone!This “here one second, gone the next” concept is the basic idea behind Snapchat, an app that allows users to send photos to friends that will only appear on screen for a maximum of 10 seconds.“Snapchat offers a great chance to bring your buddies into what you’re doing,” junior...

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