The Orion

What’s wrong with being basic?

Illustration by Adriana Macias Photo credit: Adriana Macias

Katelyn Martin

November 2, 2015

While scrolling through social media feeds, you will most likely see the word “basic” being thrown around in casual conversation at some point. Typically, they are not referring to an element with a pH level greater than seven. No, more often than not, the word is being used to describe so...

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