Letter to the Editor
Middle school battles TikTok-inspired vandalism
September 23, 2021
I used to believe that living on our island isolated us from all of the craziness of the Lower 48. I've often bragged about how in Wrangell we still lived the white-picket-fence, kids-playing-in-the-streets life of the 1950s. Unfortunately, that is no longer something I can say. Social media is pumping all sorts of Lower 48 craziness into our town.
You can find the latest craziness by going to #deviouslicks on TikTok. There you will find hundreds of short videos from all over the country glamorizing theft and the trashing of schools. And it's happening here. We've lost soap, paper towel, to...