Vol. 4 Issue 25 | June 22, 2018

Enjoy this free Summer preview of The Culture Translator Premium, which takes you on a deeper dive into your teen’s world each week. Three Things This Week 1. Trill Project … Read More

Vol. 4 Issue 24 | June 15, 2018

Something special for you this edition…The Culture Translator Premium is the most in-depth pop cultural analysis you can get from The CT team. More than just the top three to … Read More

Vol. 4 Issue 23 | June 8, 2018

Three Things This Week 1. Post Malone Who he is: A hip-hop artist who recently broke a 54-year-long Beatles record for most songs in the top 20 of Billboard’s Hot … Read More

Vol. 4 Issue 22 | June 1, 2018

Three Things This Week 1. BTS What it is: If you haven’t heard of BTS yet, you’re about to. The K-Pop group has gone international with all the records they’ve … Read More

Vol. 4 Issue 21 | May 25, 2018

Three Things This Week 1. Smartphone, Tamed What it is: Our new FREE video series devoted to helping you and your family reclaim dominion over technology and learn to use … Read More

Vol. 4 Issue 20 | May 18, 2018

Three Things This Week 1. Yanny vs. Laurel What it is: 2018’s version of “the dress,” and the internet is in uproar over what’s actually being said. Why it’s fascinating: … Read More

Vol. 4 Issue 19 | May 11, 2018

Three Things This Week 1. The Deodorant Challenge What it is: The latest viral internet challenge has teens spraying deodorant on someone else for as long as possible, leading to … Read More

Vol. 4 Issue 18 | May 4, 2018

Three Things This Week 1. Scouts What it is: Boy Scouts announced it’s dropping the “boy” from its flagship program because “the cornerstone qualities of the Boy Scouts are invaluable … Read More

Vol. 4 Issue 16 | April 20, 2018

Three Things This Week 1. Starbucks Says Sorry What it is: A Philadelphia barista called the police to report two black men sitting alone in her Starbucks. Their crime? Not … Read More

Vol. 4 Issue 15 | April 13, 2018

Three Things This Week 1. Family First What it is: Remember Rick Moranis? With his birthday next week, the comedy star’s name has been resurfacing, causing people to wonder why … Read More

Vol. 4 Issue 14 | April 6, 2018

Three Things This Week 1. Condom Snorting What it is: Not a typo, unfortunately. It’s this week’s latest viral news story about a teen challenge to film oneself snorting a … Read More

Vol. 4 Issue 13 | March 30, 2018

Three Things This Week 1. Amino Apps What it is: A newer “ecosystem of apps” that allows users to find community around common interests. Why it’s kinda dangerous: Ever argued … Read More

Vol. 4 Issue 12 | March 23, 2018

Three Things This Week 1. Everybody Hates Me What it is: A new single from The Chainsmokers, featuring extremely catchy EDM and some pretty angsty lyrics. Why it’s tricky: The … Read More

Vol. 4 Issue 11 | March 16, 2018

Three Things This Week 1. National School Walk-Out Day What it is: On Wednesday at 10:00am, thousands of students throughout the U.S. walked out of class in protest of last … Read More

Vol. 4 Issue 10 | March 9, 2018

Three Things This Week 1. A Wrinkle in Time What it is: The big-screen adaptation by Disney of Madeleine L’Engle’s controversial 1962 children’s book hits theaters today. Why it’s hopeful: … Read More

Vol. 4 | Issue 09 | March 2, 2018

Three Things This Week 1. Oscar’s Irrelevant? What it is: With declining viewership, the awards show has been criticized for its elitism, lack of diversity, and now the dark cloud … Read More

Vol. 4 Issue 08 | February 23, 2018

Three Things This Week 1. March Sadness What it is: More than a dozen players and several top college basketball programs could be ruled ineligible for this year’s tournament based … Read More

Vol. 4 Issue 07 | February 16, 2018

Three Things This Week 1. Black Panther What it is: With a 97% approval rating on Rotten Tomatoes, Marvel’s latest superhero movie comes with a twist: its main character is … Read More

Vol. 4 Issue 05 | February 2, 2018

Three Things This Week 1. Snap Store What it is: The newest feature to hit the wildly popular Snapchat app is an online store where users can purchase Snapchat swag. … Read More

Vol. 4 Issue 4 | January 26, 2018

Three Things This Week 1. Sick Boy What it is: The Chainsmokers are back with their first release in 2018, a darker single titled “Sick Boy” that’s amassed over 11 … Read More

Vol. 4 Issue 03 | January 19, 2018

Three Things This Week 1. Tide Pod Challenge What it is: A viral trend to film oneself while biting into laundry detergent packets. Why it’s dangerous: Obviously ingesting chemicals meant … Read More

Vol. 4 Issue 02 | January 12, 2018

Three Things This Week 1. Redefining College Manhood What it is: Male university students enroll less, misbehave more, and graduate at a slower pace than their female counterparts due in … Read More