THE ADVANTAGES AND DISADVANTAGES OF CITIZEN JOURNALISM

Claudia Boston, MA Boston

“That’s where citizen journalism has the upper hand, as it is not influenced by politics or advertisers.” At Folks there is no influence or judgement. We want you to speak ... more

Tinder Girls

John Davis Boston, MA Boston

If you've ever used tinder, you'll get a good laugh out of this. more

Daily Dose of Cuteness

Rrrrrr Portland, OR Oregon Zoo

There's a lot of dogs videos out there. There's a lot of cat videos out there. Tiny goats meeting otter videos? Not so much! Enjoy :) more

Glassblowing is the funnest thing I've ever done

John Jones Boston, MA Diablo Glass School

I think I just found my calling today. My friend DRAGGED me to this glassblowing class (and made me spend $75 to take the class). I was hesitant but they'd been begging me ... more

Have school supplies laying around?

boston_local Cambridge, MA Cambridgeside Place

I have so much junk I don't use, but I didn't realize how much of it was school supplies! As a recent college grad, there's honestly not a lot of things I used in school ... more

Do Plants Think?

Bob The Dog Cambridge, MA Garden Street

We're getting to such a pivotal point in scientific discovery where we're starting to question even the most basic things we've taken for granted. Keep thinking outside ... more

Bored Teens

Alice Smith Boston, MA GrubStreet

I don't know how many other teens use this site, but I'm so bored. All my friends and I do is drive around because there are so few things for teens to do anymore. Parents ... more

Average people vs. Beautiful people

Alice Johnson Boston, MA Boston

Ever wonder what the difference was? If you have, watch this video to find out! more

Talking Gorilla?!

Betty Ford Boston, MA Franklin Park Zoo

Did you know there's a gorilla who knows sign language? I'm truly amazed by how intelligent other animals are, and how we've underestimated them throughout the years! more

Lifting Motivation

bobjones Boston, MA YMCA of Greater Boston

If you've fallen off your gym game or just need motivation to keep going if you're not getting the results you want right now, this video is for you. Watch and be inspired. more

Everyone should do Tai Chi

Anna Brown Brookline, MA 131 Cypress St

As an adamant Tai Chi goer, I think people should be doing Tai Chi multiple times a week, if not everyday. However I understand that not all people grew up being ... more

Tiki Tuesday

Anna Brown Boston, MA 5 Lansdowne St

Do you feel like you missed out on summer? Didn't live it up like you usually do? Well it's not too late! Tonight Bill's Bar on Lansdowne Street is holding it's first ever ... more

The best stories I've ever heard

boston_local Boston, MA Faneuil Hall Marketplace

I just went to Storytime for the first time at Faneuil hall and it's honestly amazing. We basically only consume stories through watching tv, but that really effects our ... more

America's next top model worst makeovers

theholmeshead New York, NY Fashion Week Inc

Throwback to ANTM. My sisters used to watch this show ALL THE TIME. I always remember thinking that the makeovers were awful, looks like I wasn't the only one! more

Unbelievable Places That Really Exist

Sarina Tucker County Galway Castle

Having the travel bug this summer? Get out and go! Here's some inspiration of amazing places to see. more

White Gold

DeNaye Alston United States

There is this girl I know smothered in white gold…. Her eyes like diamonds, blue and light- She carries fertility with her manicure hands and dainty pink lips. They ... more

"The Russia Investigations: Is Robert Mueller Stumbling Into Time Trouble?"

Bob The Dog Boston, MA National Public Radio

This week in the Russia investigations: The White House is trying to burn the clock to get into a better political position to handle the Russia imbroglio. Why it might — ... more

"I accidentally worked for a scam"

Alice Johnson New York, NY BuzzFeed Offices

This video is too crazy to be true, but the woman in the video swears it is. Watch out for easy money, there's usually a catch. more

Dog love

boston_local Boston, MA MSPCA Animal Care and Adoption Center

The Dodo makes the most heart wrenching videos. If you've saved a dog you'll love this! more

Joining Folks in the Mother City @FolksPaper #FF

CapeTown Cape Town, WC Cape Town

Today I was followed by @FolksPaper in Twitter and I came to have a look at the Folks :-) Registered an Account and here we are.... Hope to discover more CT Folks ;-) ... more