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      Hello. I have noticed a great deal of confusion regarding how to use the report feature and what is expected regarding reports, so I am making a clarification announcement to users who may be unfamiliar with how the report feature works. Please note we have this rule regarding reports: 16.  Do report. Do not make frivolous reports (such as "I don't like this person"). Frivolous reports will result in a warning and possible ban. a. When reporting, please give a reason. Reports citing what rule the post is breaking and giving some information are way more valuable and will get the issue resolved faster. (Reports with no explanations sometimes require mods to go through and skim the entire thread to find out what's going on. Please save us time if you can). b. Don’t waste the mods’ time. Report people for breaking the rules, otherwise don’t report. [Rules in their entirety can be found here.] We also have a wonderful tutorial on how to use the report feature created by one of our former moderators which you can find here. In essence, we enforce the rules as they are written. In a rare occasion there may not be a direct violation but the user is still conducting themselves inappropriately and how we handle that is up to the moderators discretion. We do our best. We also encourage you to use the report feature to report posts that have been edited down to nothing or if you double posted and would like your double post hidden. Also, please note that we do not provide updates on reports. We get far too many to be able to keep up with every one. You are welcome to message a moderator to ask about your report, but please know that we cannot and will not divulge any information on whether we banned the user you are reporting. Simply that we have taken appropriate action. I hope this helps provide further clarification on how to use the report feature. Should you have any questions not clear in these instructions, please feel free to message me or Nyx. Thank you.

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  1. darlin added a post in a topic Simply_Kenna/Cozykitsune [Thread 7]   

    A stretch here: does anyone have screenshots of her profile 2017-2018/the posts she deleted? 
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  2. darlin added a post in a topic oddlittlevvitch (Serena Lin)   

    She’s basically stopped replying to comments on her posts. I wonder why? 
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  3. darlin added a post in a topic Creepshow Art   

    she’s annoying in some ways, but I honestly think she’s fine for the tea/commentary community, where most people are much, much more morally holier than thou and outspoken. I mean, the people she’s dealing with are full blown snowflakes, and I don’t think she has ever claimed to be professional. She knows her channel isn’t very polished, and it’s not that deep. She doesn’t bother me, personally, any more than a thread on here does (where looks and honest to god personality are crucified regularly.) 
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  4. darlin added a post in a topic Simply_Kenna/Cozykitsune [Thread 7]   

    can you repost this or can someone else show a screen shot? It’s not loading for me and nothing is on her stories rn.
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  5. darlin added a post in a topic Simply_Kenna/Cozykitsune [Thread 7]   

    is she deleting posts...? (The far left with the -10 is media uploads.)
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  6. darlin added a post in a topic Simply_Kenna/Cozykitsune [Thread 7]   

    I disagree that she can do this in seconds — Kenna, despite her personality, has a good eye for aesthetic. She probably spends a good bit of time setting up a good composition for a flat lay, and probably a good bit of time editing (no more than half an hour, though.) I feel like she could’ve done magazine or product photography if she wasn’t so lazy and unkind. Even if you think she’s talentless & uncreative, you cannot deny she has an appeal. She has a large following, that would’ve been a lot larger if she wasn’t such a shit person. She knows how to produce a marketable photo. 
    If she was doing this on top of a full time job, I’d say it’s a good bit of work for a hobby, or if she was posting every day...but, she does probably, what? One photo a WEEK? That’s max, what, 1-2 hours? It’s really sad. She has absolutely no work ethic. 
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  7. darlin added a post in a topic Simply_Kenna/Cozykitsune [Thread 7]   

    I meant her IG. She doesn’t post enough on YT for anyone to even remember to unsub, I think. Her numbers will probably always remain stable there. Most dead YTers keep their subscribers, but not their views, it seems.
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  8. darlin added a post in a topic Simply_Kenna/Cozykitsune [Thread 7]   

    Prediction: Kenna’s insta will be under 400k by the time the lipsticks launch in the “autumn”/probably August. My guess will be 395k or so. She’s currently losing about 1k followers a week, but I think that’ll slow down as it narrows to her more loyal fans, people who don’t care, old accounts, etc. 
    When she does gain followers, it’s almost always in the fall, when people are more likely to follow aesthetic autumn accounts like hers, since that’s the style she seems most naturally good at producing. This will be a make or break moment for her. Either the lipstick launch goes well, she gets some beauty guru hype, and her account launches back above 400k and her reputation is improved, or it fails miserably, she loses more followers, she’s considered a peddler of low-quality products or scams, & her normal biggest growth times end up dumping her in the lower 300s by the end of 2020. And that’s the big fall from any prominence, and that’s not easy to recover from as an influencer.
    Of course, it could just be nothing really interesting, like her earring launch. But, I expect an autumn-themed makeup launch to be more exciting — after all, beauty gurus tend to be viscous types.
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  9. darlin added a post in a topic Simply_Kenna/Cozykitsune [Thread 6]   

    So, she’s been wearing it over a year? 
     
    is the product released in the fall stock that’s been sitting around for a year, or is she using test batches? Because if so...I don’t know much about makeup production, but 16+ month old lipstick doesn’t sound that appealing to me lol
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  10. darlin added a post in a topic Simply_Kenna/Cozykitsune [Thread 6]   

    This reminds me: Has she ever talked about discrimination against autistic folks that isn’t centered around HER? Because, there are so, so many issues around the treatment of autistic children, how therapy affects “high-functioning” autistic people, etc. 
    Everyone who I follow who is forward with their dx posts at least something against Autism Speaks. Kenna only talks about how hard it is for HER, but not even in a systematic oppression type way...more in a “my life is so hard, pity me because I want someone to take care of me! I don’t like my hair on my neck!” — no one ever bullied you, no one ever called you a r*tard, no lost job opportunities, struggles in the classroom, etc.? 
     
    She wants to have her cake and eat it, too. She wants to seem oppressed and vulnerable, but she doesn’t want to actually suffer. She’s LGBTQ+, but everyone is massively supportive of her and she doesn’t seemed to have ever faced any issue that an allosexual person wouldn’t have. She’s not white, but she’s white-passing and hides all her ethnic features. She’s not neurotypical, but her “meltdowns” and social problems are easily soothed, overlooked, and masked — she can travel solo to Japan without issue or fear, for God’s sake. 
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  11. darlin added a post in a topic Brianna Slaughter / holyterrainbri   

    If she really wants to grow, she needs to quit social media, imo. It’s too much of an echo chamber and she has too much of a reputation that will follow her. It’s hard to change when everyone views you in the lens of how you used to act. It would be a lot easier offline, where you don’t have expectations weighed on you...also, it would probably be best for her career/future if she went silent and everyone forgot about her. 
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  12. darlin added a post in a topic Unpopular opinions   

    ummm here so I don’t seem like a WK lol 
     
     
    Unrelated: chiropractors are just uncertified PTs, and anyone who claims to do anything more than what a PT can do is a quack. I wish they weren’t accepted as actual medicine in the USA. There’s basically no evidence that it does more than what a good massage can, as in, if people claim it can cure your asthma, depression, etc...that’s a quack! Placebo affect. 
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  13. darlin added a post in a topic Simply_Kenna/Cozykitsune [Thread 6]   


     
    I think this picture is so, so telling. 
     
    Look who’s in the foreground. Look who’s the focus. Even on her birthday, her sister is an afterthought, an accessory, a background character. 
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  14. darlin added a post in a topic Nitpicking Thread   

    honestly, Kenna is really pretty on her own. I don’t know why she won’t embrace her natural features (she actually looks way more like Woolf without the snow...) 
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  15. darlin added a post in a topic Simply_Kenna/Cozykitsune [Thread 6]   


     
     
    this is honestly really sad. how can Kenna stand for any semblance of kindness when her fans keep doing shit like this, and she just ignores it...this is a teenager who made a critical comment. Kenna could’ve just deleted it and shot her a DM if it really upset her...
     
    * screenshot of the girl that made the critical comment’s ig story 
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