Hard as it may be to keep up with social media fashion trends, there’s no denying that TikTok has had a huge impact on what we consume, how we live, and how we dress. With TikTok dominating the scene, we are bound to encounter an abundance of trends for every style and budget. Some of the most viral lately, like the Coastal Grandmother trend might require you to incorporate a lot of new items into your wardrobe. However, there are also one-item trends, like the ironic totes or the 90s mini skirt.
Below are some of the most popular trends now, which are bound to go viral.
Brazil’s President Luiz Inacio “Lula” da Silva and Argentina’s President Alberto Fernández announced the creation of a common currency called “Sur”. This currency would have a regional reach, and it would help strengthen the relationship between the two economies. The two presidents have also shown their support to bilateral commerce and the development of joined projects, among which there is a gas duct through which Argentina could export gas to its neighboring country.
If you live in a crowded, congested area, you are most likely very familiar with air pollution. It usually takes on the form of brown haze over a town, highway, or other congested areas that contain a lot of factories. Some isn’t seen, but its gross smell is definitely noticeable. This is a major threat to global health and prosperity. Air pollution is responsible for more than 6.5 million deaths each year globally, according to an article from The Lancet. If you’re exposed to high levels of pollution, you may experience a rapid onset of symptoms. These can range from irritated airways to feeling out of breath and coughing.
US skier Mikaela Shiffrin made history with her 83rd win after racing the giant slalom at the Kronplatz resort in the Italian Dolomites, securing her place as one of the greatest skiers of all time. With this win, Shiffrin beats Lindsey Vonn’s women’s World Cup skiing record. Of Shiffrin’s 83 wins, 51 came in slalom, 18 in giant slalom, five in super-G, and three in downhill. This season has brought Shiffrin nine wins as she set a record for women’s Alpine racers and inched one win closer to the all-time mark for a skier of any gender.
At least seven people were killed Monday in a mass shooting at two farms in Half Moon Bay, California, authorities said. One person was also taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries, according to the San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office. All victims – seven men and one woman – were adults, authorities said. The victims were of Asian and Hispanic descent as well. The suspect has been identified as 67-year-old Chunli Zhao. Workplace violence is believed to be the motive for the shooting.